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HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel)

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Very Interesting

The staff were great and very enthusiastic to have my colleagues and 13 students with me. They had... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2015
Phoebebigelow
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Switzerland
Cutting Edge

Have visited twice now and this exhibition space is really starting to take shape along with the... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Art20thC
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Melbourne, AU
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5 Jan 2018
“Cutting Edge”
7 May 2016
“Quite boring”
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HeK is dedicated to digital culture and the new art forms of the information age. It is a place for creative and critical discourse on the aesthetic, socio-political and economic impact of media technologies. HeK shows contemporary art that explores...more
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Freilager-Platz 9, Basel 4142, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Have visited twice now and this exhibition space is really starting to take shape along with the art campus surrounding it. They show a lot of work from students pushing the boundaries of what can be done with new electronic media for art. Well worth...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The exhibition in may was quite boring. We had less than one hour for the whole tour. Not worth the 9 francs.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

The staff were great and very enthusiastic to have my colleagues and 13 students with me. They had Bjork's people there as a special, talking and explaining her very avant guard music app.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Phoebebigelow
Reviewed 22 February 2014

When we visited this museum, they were running an exhibit based on old 1970s and 1980s arcade games. The pieces were tremendously clever and creative. The most popular was the PainStation, a 2-player game that administered electric shocks, mild burns, and physical slaps to the...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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