Bursting with arctic cold | Futurium Lab

Sold out - documented! Pictures from the cold

The photographer Esther Horvarth presents unique and arctic cold pictures from the Arctic.



Temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 situation.

Further informations:

  • Duration:30 minutes

On the MOSAiC expedition, photographer Esther Horvath succeeded in capturing her life. A few weeks after her return from the Arctic, she won the World Press Photo Award in the category Environment with her picture of two polar bears in the spotlight of the icebreaker Polarstern. This photo and many other impressive shots of the preparations as well as of the first leg of the expedition show and explain her in the Futurium Lab.


Place: Lab in the basement
Admission: free
Registration: required
Language: German and English


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Please wear a mask and keep a distance of at least 1.5 m.

We can only allow a limited number of people in the event rooms.


We are a wheelchair accessible venue.

The event is aimed at interested people of all ages.

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During the event photo and video recordings will be made. If you do not want to be pictured, please contact us in advance.

An event cooperation of Alfred Wegener Institute - Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Futurium and Helmholtz Association.

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