10,000 Horsepower

a guest piece by Martin Martin Schlesinger / Institut für Zeitgenossenschaft
The oldest of the drawings made by mankind depict horses—as do the most recent. The long-term art project “Akt mit Pferd” launched by Benjamin von Alemann and Jens Ole Mayer is added to the fold, joining a stable steeped in artistic tradition, from the horses heads in the Chauvet caves to the series of equine photography by Eadweard Muybridge …