Auguststraße 11–13 · 10117 Berlin · +49 (0)30 20 65 35 70 | Tues–Fri · 10 a.m.–6 p.m. · Sat & Sun · 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
STORY OF AN ATTITUDE
May 18 – September 30, 2018
Cool – for more than 70 years this is what everybody has wanted to be.
Our upcoming special exhibition »Coolness: Story of an Attitude«, Germany's first exhibition on coolness, will get to the bottom of this phenomenon, as it remains a defining category of the 20th and 21st century. It is about time!
60 photographs and 8 objects tell a cultural history of coolness from the 1950s to the present. Four aspects of coolness, which also represent the exhibit's chapters, higlight the development of cool over the decades:
Resistance: the origins of coolness
Appropriation: coolness conquers the white middle class
Passion: coolness as a form of protest in the 60s & 70s
Distance: coolness becomes a commodity
Read more here.
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Tuesday–Friday · 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
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Monday · closed
Museum THE KENNEDYS
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