Der Zauberer John Heartfield [The Magician John Heartfield], 1943. Photo © Zoltan Wegner. Akademie der Künste, Berlin, John Heartfield Archive, No. 610

Kosmos Heartfield

Virtual Exhibition

Under the title "Kosmos Heartfield" a virtual presentation shows photos, documents and audiovisual material attesting to the life and impact of John Heartfield, the pioneer of photomontage, and gives new impulses to the discussion of the political artist.

The website which complements the exhibition "John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite" presents individual works by Heartfield and illustrates his collaborative creative network, which included important contemporaries such as Bertolt Brecht, George Grosz, Wieland Herzfelde and Erwin Piscator.

The online presentation "Kosmos Heartfield" complements the exhibition "John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite" which is currently closed due to the coronavirus.

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