Summer of Love – Art of the Psychedelic Era is the Kunsthalle’s motto for the summer 2006, promising a plunge into the “flower power” of the 1960’s and early 70’s. Among the shown artists are Archigram, Richard Avedon, Thomas Bayrle, Cecil Beaton, Lynda Benglis, Coop Himmelb(l)au, Richard Hamilton, Hans Hollein, Robert Indiana, John McCracken, Verner Panton, Nam June Paik, Arnulf Rainer, Andy Warhol and La Monte Young/Marian Zazeela. Summer of Love is an exhibition organised by Tate Liverpool in cooperation with Kunsthalle Wien and Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt. An additional part of the exhibition, developed for the Kunsthalle Wien, provides a view of the aesthetics and events of the 1960’s in Austria. Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, May, 22, 2006.
Update: Organized by Tate Liverpool and originally presented there, the show has toured to the Kunsthalle Schirn Frankfurt and the Kunsthalle Wien and is now on display at the Whitney Museum in New York (until September 16, 2007).
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