The Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung is devoting an exhibition to one of the most exciting connections in the history of mankind – the connection between art and technology. It is a global narrative full of cryptic fables, myths, and visions, fictive and real innovations, and outstanding masterworks. The exhibition will shed light on the history of the sciences in antiquity and the Arabic and Asiatic cultures and their influence on the development of art. Technology and art were closely intertwined in antiquity. The Greek term techne stands for all “arts” – of engineering, of construction, et cetera. Primarily, it concerns the knowledge and study of the human mind. Scientific research was pursued with the aim of advancing the human civilization and culture.
The multimedia exhibition architecture will transform the entire Liebieghaus into a museum in which art and science of more than five millennia come to life.
Recommended Editorial Content
At this place you find external content. Embedding is inactive. To show this content, you must activate it here. By activating cookies will be set on your device, your IP address will be stored and personal data will be sent to third party servers in the USA. For more information, see our data privacy statement.
+49 (0)69 605098 200
U: 1-3, 8 (Schweizer Platz) Tram: 15, 16 (Otto-Hahn-Platz)
TUE, WED 12 am – 6 pm
THUR 10 am – 9 pm
SAT, SUN 10 am – 6 pm
WC wheelchair accessible