Explore the Aesthetic History of Dance Music at The Design Museum

Published 12th September 2020

Evoking the experience of being in a club, "Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers", the critically acclaimed exhibition at The Design Museum, is incredibly effective at taking you on a journey through the people, places, art, design and technology that have shaped shaping the landscape of electronic dance music.

Running until the 14th Feb 2021, visuals and lights interact at The Design Museum to create a new three-dimensional experience as you celebrate 50 years of Kraftwerk, step into one of The Chemical Brothers legendary live shows, and explore the extreme visual world created by Weirdcore for Aphex Twin’s ‘Collapse’.

Travel the world, exploring dance floors from Detroit, Chicago, Paris, Berlin and the thriving UK scene; featuring over 400 objects and the likes of legendary pioneers Kevin Saunderson, Juan Atkins, Jeff Mills and Frankie Knuckles.

Indulge yourself in raving nostalgia with large scale images of rave culture by Andreas Gursky, iconic DJ masks and fashion, and a genre-spanning soundtrack by French DJ and producer Laurent Garnier.

The exhibition at The Design Museum runs until 14th February 2021.

For more info and tickets visit the Design Museum website.

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