New in the collection: New acquisitions for the n.b.k. Video-Forum 2022

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2023 – Thursday, Mar 30, 2023

Event on site
n.b.k. Video-Forum

Daily 2–8 pm. With works by Yalda Afsah / Ginan Seidl, Mona Hatoum, Trevor Paglen, Kristina Paustian, Adnan Softić und Nina Softić, Pilvi Takala, Sean Vegezzi

From March 28 until March 30, 2023, a selection of works that were acquired for the collection in 2022 will be presented at the n.b.k. Video-Forum. Founded in 1971, the n.b.k. Video-Forum with more than 1.700 works of international video art is the oldest and one of the biggest collections of video art in Germany. Every year, the collection is being expanded by several new video works that are acquired through the framework of the Funding Commission for Visual Arts of the Berlin Senate and with means by the LOTTO-Stiftung Berlin.

The works will be shown during opening hours in the Video-Forum in a loop, they can also be viewed individually on request.

Free admission, no registration needed.


Yalda Afsah / Ginan Seidl

BOY, 2015

HD video, 29:59 min

Mona Hatoum

Measures of Distance, 1988

PAL, 15:33 min

Roadworks, 1985

NTSC, 6:47 min

Changing Parts, 1984

PAL, 24:20 min

So much I want to say, 1983

PAL, 4:43 min

Don’t smile, you're on camera!, 1980

PAL, 11:27 min

Trevor Paglen

Image Operations. Op. 10, 2018

UHD video, 23 min

Kristina Paustian

Timekeeper, 2022

HD video, 74 min

Adnan Softić und Nina Softić

Schiffe mit Waren und Stoffen stoßen mit ihren Wellen die Bibby Challenge an, 2019

HD video, 12:25 min

Pilvi Takala

Workers’ Forum, 2015

HD video, 6:25 min

Sean Vegezzi

DMYCC, 2017

HD video, 76 min