On the occasion of the transmediale.07 the Marshall McLuhan Salon – multimedia information centre of the Canadian Embassy – features a unique collection of film and audio material focusing on the Canadian media philosopher Marshall McLuhan and his widely discussed theories. The interactive exhibition presents about 30 different video clips, 15 radio recordings, interactive CD-ROMs und illustrated publications by McLuhan on state-of-the-art technical devices. Visitors are invited to deal intensively with the McLuhan phenomenon and the re-evaluation of his assumptions.
Arthur Kroker, Research Chair in Technology, Culture and Theory at the University of Victoria, will inaugurate the exhibition on February 1st, 18 h
Mon - Fri (31/1 - 2/2) 10 - 18 h
Sat, Sun (3 - 4/2) 14 - 18 h
Canadian Embassy - Leipziger Platz, 17 - 10117 Berlin (S/U Potsdamer Platz)