Until July 9, 2023, art lovers and technology enthusiasts can experience the fascinating exhibition “Dimensions Leipzig” in the historic Pittlerwerke. Covering an area of 10,000 square meters, the show presents a total of 60 works by renowned artists under the motto “Digital Art since 1859,” offering a comprehensive insight into the world of digital art.
International stars of the art scene united
Artists such as Refik Anadol, Lu Yang, Jean Michel Bruyère, Shiro Takatani and Ivana Franka show impressive works of art from the 19th century to the present, combining history and modernity in a spectacular way. The exhibition provides a unique experience that makes the connection between art and technological developments tangible.
Fascinating thematic areas of digital art
Visitors can immerse themselves in different areas of digital art, including media and video art, immersive art, robotic art, algorithmic-generative art, or virtual and augmented reality. The expansive installations directly involve the viewer and allow for an interactive experience.
Dimensions Leipzig: Digitization and human creativity
The exhibition “Dimensions” Leipzig encourages reflection on the effects of digitalization and the formative power of human creativity. An extensive accompanying program with formats such as “27 Minutes” or “DIGITALKS” offers additional opportunities for discussion on topics of digitization in the art world.
Leipzig, as a city of great curiosity and dynamism, provides the perfect setting for the “Dimensions” exhibition. The Pittlerwerke Leipzig, a former machine tool factory from the 19th century, offers a breathtaking atmosphere where industrial architecture meets digital art.
The Pittlerwerke – a place of the past and the future
The Pittlerwerke site represents the era of industrialization and underscores the theme “Past Meets Future.” After the renovation of the halls, visitors will be able to use the area all year round for cultural events and exhibitions.
Visitor information and arrival
For those interested, Leipzig Tourismus und Marketing GmbH offers various travel packages, including the short vacation “Leipzig to get to know”. Tickets for the Dimensions Leipzig exhibition are available for 12 euros online or at the box office, with access within a booked time slot from Wednesday to Sunday. You can easily get there from Leipzig main station by S-Bahn 3 or streetcar 11.