Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965

Public tour / English 24.02.17, 6:30 pm

The public tour in English takes place at 6:30 pm.
The exhibition "Postwar" explores for the first time the postwar period as a global phenomenon. In eight chapters the show leads the visitor through the first two decades after the war, the dynamic relationships between artworks and artists, and the complex aesthetic forms that – following the chaos of World War Two – developed around the globe.
Public tours cost 2 € and require no reservations. Please pay the exhibition entrance fee at the ticket counter.
Private tours can also be booked for the time of your choice.

Information and reservations
+49 89 21127 113
fuehrungen@hausderkunst.de

Photo Marion Vogel

Stretch your view


Stretch your view


Video

Postwar / Trailer

The trailer gives an impression of the extensive exhibition and the works on view. In eight dramatic chapters, the exhibition guides visitors through the first 20 years following the end of World War II. MORE


Publication

Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965 - Exhibition Guide

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Workshop 6 until 12 years

Postwar

Saturday, 25.02, 11 am

ART LAB II material: Jute, wood and steel — Materials in postwar art. MORE


Film Workshop, 9-12 years

Postwar

Sunday, 26.02, 2 pm

Today you are the filmmaker: With its broad scope, the exhibition “Postwar” is the perfect set for creative expression. MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Postwar

Saturday, 11.03, 11 am

ART LAB II material: Jute, wood and steel — Materials in postwar art. MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Postwar

Saturday, 18.03, 11 am

ART LAB I Form and Color: Discover different approaches to painting, and then find your own style using more than just ink and a brush. MORE


Film Workshop, 9-12 years

Postwar

Sunday, 19.03, 2 pm

Today you are the filmmaker: With its broad scope, the exhibition “Postwar” is the perfect set for creative expression. MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Postwar

Saturday, 25.03, 11 am

ART LAB III - drawing: Portraits – Images of people MORE


Workshop, 9-12 years

Postwar

Sunday, 26.03, 2 pm

Audio workshop: How is sound recorded and an interview broadcast? MORE


Workshop, 13-17 years

Postwar

Sunday, 26.03, 2 pm

Audio workshop: How is sound recorded and an interview broadcast? MORE

Picture Gallery


Film screening

Cinema Season — "Postwar"

14.10.16 – 26.03.17

Curated by distinguished scholar and curator Mark Nash, this cinema season presents a series of tightly contextualized vignettes. MORE


discussion

Haus der Kunst series — Insights into Curatorial Practice Vol. 4

Thursday, 23.03, 7 pm

In a discussion with Okwui Enwezor, Christine Macel, Director of the 57th Venice Biennale for contemporary art, will expand on her curatorial work, as well as the diverse roles she has had during her career: curator, writer, teacher and initiator of projects supporting the growth of contemporary art. MORE


Video

Postwar / exhibition film

The video allows a closer look at the works in the exhibition and its structure, commented by the three co-curators of the exhibition, Okwui Enwezor, Katy Siegel and Ulrich Wilmes. MORE


Teachers’ Guide

Teachers’ Guide for the exhibition “Postwar: Art between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945-1965”. MORE


Conference

"Postwar – Art between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945-1965"

21.05 – 24.05.14

Convened at Haus der Kunst in collaboration with the Tate Modern in 21-24 May, 2014, the "Postwar — Art between the Pacific and Atlantic, 1945-1965" conference is an attempt to reconsider and re-examine the two decades following World War II. MORE