Episode 14 / VOICES ON ART – The VAN HORN Gallery Podcast / Henning Boecker
August 2020, 34 min. Language: EnglishA conversation with Henning Boecker, Professor for Clinical Functional Neuro Imaging at the University of Bonn and at the German Center for Neuro Degenerative Disease in Bonn, Collector of contemporary art and co-Founder of the space Sauvage in Düsseldorf.
Henning speaks about his scientific research, about the effects art and music can have on the brain, how he was initiated into art by his german teacher and Dadaism. He speaks about the older artists that inspired him, why he wanted to relate to his own generation of artists, the individuality of the artistic experience and the reason to open up an art space. He shares how Corona highlights and accelerates certain developments and how collaboration is key in these special times.