The mushroom cloud, symbol of the atomic bomb, meets the virtual cloud of the information age in a new exhibition at Serralves Contemporary Art Museum in Porto. “Under the Clouds: From Paranoia to the Digital Sublime” explores the interrelated effects and affects of these two clouds on life, work, leisure, love, and on images, bodies, and minds. “Under the Clouds” runs through 20 September 2015.

(Image at top: Explosion of nuclear bomb Baker test at Bikini Island, 25 July 1946. Source: Getty Images)

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Serravles Deputy Director João Ribas curated this collection of works from over 50 national and international artists, including:

Adel Abdessemed ■ Horst Ademeit ■ Cory Arcangel ■ Arte Nucleare ■ Darren Bader ■ Enrico Baj ■ Robert Barry ■ Eduardo Batarda ■ Thomas Bayrle ■ Neïl Beloufa ■ René Bertholo ■ Joseph Beuys ■ K.P. Brehmer ■ Bruce Conner ■ Kate Cooper ■ Gregory Corso ■ Guy Debord ■ Harun Farocki ■ Hans-Peter Feldmann ■ Carla Filipe ■ General Idea ■ Melanie Gilligan ■ Jean-Luc Godard & Anne-Marie Miéville ■ Peter Halley ■ Rachel Harrison ■ Mona Hatoum ■ Pedro Henriques ■ Thomas Hirschhorn ■ Yves Klein ■ Sean Landers ■ Elad Lassry ■ Mark Lombardi ■ Julie Mehretu ■ Katja Novitskova ■ Ken Okiishi ■ Trevor Paglen ■ Nam June Paik ■ Silvestre Pestana ■ Pratchaya Phinthong ■ Seth Price ■ Martha Rosler ■ Thomas Ruff ■ Jacolby Satterwhite ■ Ângelo de Sousa ■ Frances Stark ■ Haim Steinbach ■ Hito Steyerl ■ Jean Tinguely ■ Adelhyd van Bender ■ Stan VanDerBeek ■ Andy Warhol ■ Christopher Williams ■ Christopher Wool ■ Anicka Yi

Work by Hito Steyerl

Work by Hito Steyerl

For more information, please visit the Serralves Museum website.

Serralves Museum
Rua D. João de Castro, 210
Porto

Phone: +351 226 156 500
Email: serralves@serralves.pt

Hours:
Tuesday to Friday – 10:00 to 17:00
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays – 10:00 to 20:00

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