KAI 10 in Duesseldorf is a private and non-commercial institution with the intention of promoting contemporary art that opened its doors in Autumn 2008 with the exhibition “No illusions”. Supporting the artistic process on site, organising international group exhibitions as well as instigating discussions about all forms of art, KAI 10 foremost supports young artists in gaining a reputation. KAI 10, financed and run by the non-profit Arthena Foundation is a platform for experimental practices in the field of contemporary art, architecture, design and new media. The entrepreneur Monika Schnetkamp initiated the foundation to bring together art and science.