More Than Human
The exhibition, curated by Stefanie Hessler, invites viewers to explore works that question artificial intelligence.
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary has today announced its programme of public events to accompany the exhibition “More-Than-Humans” at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid, opening on 25 September 2019. The programme, aimed at attracting new audiences, and engaging with the emerging contemporary art scene in Madrid. It ranges widely from an Artists’ Conference, to a workshop on arachnophilia and spider web mapping.
Presented by Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza and Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21), “More-Than-Humans” is an exhibition of seminal works by leading international artistsDominique Gonzalez-Foerster and Tomás Saraceno which focuses on otherworldly intelligences that surpass human understanding. The exhibition, curated by Stefanie Hessler, invites viewers to explore works that question artificial intelligence, the collective minds of animals, and the power and attraction of the unknown. This is the third collaboration between the two institutions as part of an ongoing series of contemporary art exhibitions at the museum.