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Acute Art brings together renowned international artists, new media and technology to produce and exhibit compelling, cutting-edge visual artworks in Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR).

Works produced include those by Marina Abramović, Nathalie Djurberg & Hans Berg, Olafur Eliasson, Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor, Bjarne Melgaard, Jeff Koons, and more. The artworks are accessible through our website, Acute Art X app and creative collaborations with recent exhibitions taking place in Basel, London, Moscow, New York and Venice.

Discover VR and AR artworks within the comfort of your own home by downloading the free Acute Art X app available on the Apple Store and Google Play. Stream or download 360° videos by Marina Abramović and Olafur Eliasson, among others, through your smart phone or cardboard headset.

Acute Art is directed and curated by Daniel Birnbaum. He was most recently Director of Moderna Museet in Stockholm before joining Acute Art in January 2019. Previously, Birnbaum curated the 1st Moscow Biennale (2005), “Airs de Paris” (with Christine Macel) at the Centre Pompidou (2007) the 2nd Yokohama Triennial (2008), and “Zero” (with Tijs Visser) at Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin (2015). In 2009 he was director of the 53rd Venice Biennale.

Birnbaum co-authored ‘Spacing Philosophy: Lyotard and the Idea of the Exhibition’ with Swedish philosopher and professor Sven-Olov Wallenstein published by Sternberg Press in September 2019.

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Discover original artworks by the world’s leading contemporary artists, including Marina Abramović, Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor, Jeff Koons, and many more.