New Project

Sven Johne is starting a new project in Sassnitz on Rügen Island these days. Together with screenwriter and artist Sebastian Orlac he undertakes a field research in this small town. The project is supported by the E.ON Foundation.

Greatest Show on Earth on Art Encounters Biennial

video work "Greatest Show on Earth" (2011) is part of the Art Encountes Biennial, Timișoara, Romania, curated by Mihnea Mircan and Kasia Redzisz.
1 October – 7 November 2021
Art Encounters Foundation, Timișoara, Romania

"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 2021 – 20 February 2022

"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

"Trelleborg" in Rotterdam

group show "Zijn naam was Austerlitz/Austerlitz was his name" at
TLÖN PROJECTS / A Tale of A Tub / Rotterdam / The Netherlands
09 February 2022—03.April 2022

Interview FluxFM

Sven Johne in conversation with Jan Kage (Radio Arty) on FluxFM.

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

Talking Heads / New Weserburg Podcast

Sven Johne in conversation with Weserburg curator Ingo Clauß, podcast on Spotify, found here: Sven Johne / Talking Heads

"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

"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.

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.