Hasn’t it always been a dream of mankind to escape its own limitations? Will it be fulfilled in this century, when nanobots repair the body and transhumanism promises eternal life? In the Wunderkammer der Jetztzeit, the Humboldt Laboratory in the Humboldt Forum with its forest of exhibits, we invite you to a parcours that leads […]
Premiere on 29. March 2023.
To 30. March 2023.
The fox on the sidewalk, the crow in the park, the neighbor’s dog: in cities we get closer – but what do we know about each other? What do we see in animals and what happens when the gaze of an animal hits us? Without animals and their benefits, the human species would not be […]
Premiere on 06. February 2023.
To 07. February 2023.
Our world is full of images. And don’t almost all experiences, encounters, and relationships that connect us to the world initially take place through seeing? Not only since the last Wunderkammer do we know how deceptive images are. So what is the significance of images, beauty, relationships, sound and music, among other things, in a […]
Premiere on 11. November 2022.
To 12. November 2022.
LOCATIONOrientalisch-Islamischer Garten/Saal der Empfänge, Gärten der WeltEisenacher Straße 9912685 Berlin Summer evening in an extraordinary echo chamber: an oriental garden. At the beginning of our cultural history, with the idea of the Garden of Paradise, there is a place where longing for peace, agreement and beauty are united. Whether “Hanging Gardens of Semiramis” or elaborate […]
Premiere on 07. July 2022.
To 08. July 2022.
Music! What would life be without music? But where does it come from? Is it inscribed in our DNA? What happens when we listen and play, what roles do the head and body play here? And what can current research tell us about this?In this new Wunderkammer, too, we ourselves – audience, musicians and speakers […]
Premiere on 10. May 2022.
To 11. May 2022.
Encountering the world differently – with two of the “oldest senses” we have: hearing and smelling. What experiences and images does music, interwoven with the sense of smell, carry us to? What reflections of “the world” and oneself emerge when we – as an offer, not an obligation – close our eyes? The inspiration and […]
Premiere on 17. March 2022.
To 19. March 2022.
Eine neue Erlebnisreihe auf der Suche nach neuen Erfahrungsräumen von Musik und Narration.
Premiere on 17. March 2022.
Mit der Pilz-Expertin, Mikrobiologin und Künstlerin Vera Meyer, dem Fachmann für Schwarm- und andere Organisationsformen Jens Krause und Musiker*innen begeben wir uns auf eine Reise durch Gärten, Kiezkapelle und Friedhof, werden selbst Teil von Strukturen und einer Musik, die über einfache Kanons bis zu komplexer Polyphonie sinnliche Widerspiegelungen des Erlebten ist.
Premiere on 29. September 2022.
To 30. September 2022.
In this new Wunderkammer episode from NKO and the Ernst Schering Foundation, we invite you to change your perspective on what makes us tick: body and mind. How much personal and societal potential lies dormant in also understanding health and the body as the marvels of refined systems designed to balance, heal and connect? For […]
Premiere on 12. November 2021.
To 14. November 2021.
A sound and smell journey to Mexico with composer and singer Diana Syrse, the neuroscientist D’Errico (Goethe-University and Max Planck Institut Frankfurt) and the soprano Ana Schwedhelm.
Premiere on 23. October 2020.
To 24. October 2020.
An evening about feeling, wondering and the basics of music theatre – with harpist Luise Enzian.
Premiere on 19. September 2020.
To 20. September 2020.