New film "MERIDIAN"
The new film "MERIDIAN"" (33 minutes), filmed in Istanbul, Turkey, in 2019, produced on behalf of the Kunstmuseum Magdeburg and supported by a grant from the Berlin Senate, will celebrate its premiere May 30th, 1-6 PM, 2021 at the Kunstmuseum Magdeburg.
Interview Monopol Magazin
Sven Johne recently gave Daniel Völzke of Monopol magazine an extensive interview on the subject of East Germany, which can be read here: Sven Johne / Monopol
Sven Johne: Ostdeutsche Landschaften / East German Landscapes
solo show at the KMd Kunstmuseum Magdeburg, Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, Magdeburg
(photo, text and video works 2005–2020), catalogue
25 March – 8 August 2021
see exhibition tour here (Sven Johne in conversation with Annegret Laabs):
Tour Ostdeutsche Landschaften
Talking Heads / New Weserburg Podcast
Sven Johne in conversation with Weserburg curator Ingo Clauß, podcast on Spotify, found here: Sven Johne / Talking Heads
"47 Faults between Calais and Idomeni" at the Ludwig Forum, Aachen
group show "Bon Voyage! Reisen in der Kunst der Gegenwart"
Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
13 November 2020 - 16 May 2021
"Fußnoten der Weltgeschichte" in Bremen
group show "So wie wir sind 3.0 / Deutschlandbilder"
Weserburg / Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
20 March 2021 – 30 January 2022
"Wissower Klinken / Cliffs of Wissow" in Luxemburg
series of online and auditorium screenings "You'll find your peace with me" selected from video works of the MUDAM collection
MUDAM, Luxembourg, Luxemburg
1 May – 19 September 2021
"Anomalien des frühen 21. Jahrhunderts" in Frankfurt
group show "Win Win / Synergien in der Kunst"
01 September 2020 – 3 April 2021
DZ Bank Kunstsammlungen, Frankfurt a. M., Germany
E-Book: The Doubt of the Stage Prompter
The book "The Doubt of the Stage Prompter" by Jumana Manna and Sven Johne is now available as an e-book free of charge.The book, which contains an essay and several conversations, was written in the context of the double exhibition of the same name in 2015.
"47 Faults between Calais and Idomeni" at the Kunstmuseum Stuttgart
group show "Jetzt oder nie – 50 Jahre Sammlung LBBW"
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
13 November 2020 – 20 February 2022
"Anomalies of the Early 21st Century" at the Folkwang Museum
Sven Johnes "Anomalies of the early 21st Century / Some Case Studies" (2015) are now part of the collection of the Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany. From the beginning of April 2019, a room will be set up in the museum's permanent collection with this photo-text work.
New project / Werkleitz festival 2020
Sven Johne and Falk Haberkorn are currently starting a new and extensive research project in the context of the Werkleitz-Festival "Unter uns - Bildproduktion im Mansfelder Land", autumn 2020, district Mansfeld-Südharz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.