Ben Livne Weitzman is a curator and writer based in Frankfurt. He is the Editor-in-Chief of PASSE-AVANT. Ben runs the online exhibition space inaroom.xyz and is the founder of WAVA, an augmented exhibition platform currently under development.
Ben Livne Weitzman ist Kurator und Autor. Er lebt in Frankfurt. Ben ist der Chefredakteur von PASSE-AVANT, er betreibt den Online-Ausstellungsraum inaroom.xyz und ist Gründer von WAVA, einer Augmented-Exhibition-Plattform, die derzeit entwickelt wird.
Editor-at-large Ben Livne Weitzman took a glimpse at Andy Fitz’s intimately delirious exhibition Stumped! Again! currently on view at the Kunstverein Göttingen. Wandering across Fitz’s domestic landscape, he reflects upon the tensions that reside in the rebellious splits and twists of their sculptures and installations.
Beyond the dark screen, out in the open – PASSE-AVANT’s editor-at-large Ben Livne Weitzman recently traveled to the lakeside city of Ioannina, Greece, where he wrote about the public exhibition Plásmata ΙΙ by Onassis Stegi. Read his thoughts on the potential of digital art in invoking local narratives and new forms of participation.
I sit comfortably at my desk when I enter the OTO Sound Museum. Initiated by the curatorial collective Zaira Oram, the virtual museum offers an online sound art collection with a new work being released each month. A dark minimalistic design welcomes the visitor into the ‘exhibition space’ currently featuring the sound piece Various vibrating materials (2020) by Swiss artist Zimoun.