Kunstformen Der Natur
From September 6th 2014 till 23rd of November Mediamatic showed an exhibition with works of Ernst Haeckel, H.P.Berlage and Bernotat&Co at the Mediamatic Fabriek. In 2015, the Exhibition was shown in the Radboud University Hospital in the city of Nijmegen.
Kunstformen der Natur On Tour
Coming soon to the city of Nijmegen
The Kunstformen der Natur exhibition is back at the end of 2015 in collaboration with Radboud University Hospital in Nijmegen. After the popular exhibition of all 100 prints at Mediamatic last year, we have selected 80 of them for the exciting location in the east of The Netherlands. We blew them…
Kunstformen For Sale!
Haeckel posters and shirts available
Brighten up your walls and wardrobe with Kunstformen Der Natur from German biologist Ernst Haeckel. From Radiolaria to jellyfish, in black and white or brightly colored. All 100 large scale posters (107x241), previously shown in the Kunstformen Der Natur exhibition are for sale for only €60,00.
Haeckel-File #3: Haeckel the Nazi
Would evolution theory inescapably have to lead to fascist eugenics?
Haeckel has not only been badmouthed for things he actually did or believed during his life (see the two previous Haeckel-Files on racism and fraud), he has also been partially blamed for what happened years after his death in 1919: Nazi Germany.
Haeckel-File #1: Haeckel the racist
Maybe you have lately visited the Amsterdam library and its exhibition on slavery. If so, you probably came across this drawing from Haeckel. To our twenty-first century eyes, this is quite a disturbing drawing. And it certainly allows for the question: Was Haeckel a racist?