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Day After Day

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Then and Now

Life and Dreams Revisited

Upcoming event at TWC Neu-Ulm

Then and Now: Public Guided Tour

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The Walther Collection presents Then and Now, an ongoing survey of Chinese photography since 2017. Every Friday at 5pm, The Walther Collection offers a free public guided tour of the exhibition.

June 21, 2019, 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm

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On Motherhood and Other Myths

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  • 19C-1904_22Zulu-Mothers22-GEARY-COLLECTION

On the second Sunday in May, many countries celebrate Mother's Day. However, it is not only on this holiday that the ambivalent subject of motherhood is omnipresent. The concept and its meaning are continuously negotiated in private and public, and on personal and political levels every day. While the origins of each country's Mother's Day differs—for example, the Association of German Flower Shops introduced Mother's Day in Germany in 1923—today we remember Anna Jarvis, the American women's rights activist, whose efforts originally led to the initiation of Mother's Day in the United States in 1914.

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About the Walther Collection

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The Walther Collection is an art foundation dedicated to the critical understanding of historical and contemporary photography and related media.

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Life and Dreams: Contemporary Chinese Photography and Media Art (2018) is the first extensive catalogue of works by Chinese artists represented in The Walther Collection. The publication demonstrates the remarkable speed with which photography and media art have occupied important positions within the field of experimental Chinese art since the early 1990s.


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