press release

Ready to Shoot - Fernsehgalerie Schum/Videogalerie Schum
Gerry Schum

curators: Ulrike Groos, Barbara Hess, Ursula Wevers
Co-production: Kunsthalle Düsseldorf; Casino Luxembourg; Museu Serralves

The exhibition Ready to Shoot –Fernsehgalerie Schum/ Videogalerie Schum is the first complete retrospective of one of the most complex artistic projects from the 1960s and 1970s. This exhibition will present the exceptional activity of the German artist Gerry Schum in his attempts to use television as a medium for the dissemination of art. The works and documentation that comprise this exhibition will make it possible for visitors to reflect on the utopia existing between art and television.