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

Publication 2016

Edited by Okwui Enwezor, Katy Siegel andUlrich Wilmes

With texts by Andrianna Campbell, Tiffany Floyd, Yann Geng, Megan Hynes, Damian Lentini, Nicolas Linnert, Daniel Milnes, Ady Nugeraha, Amy Rahn, Tim Roerig, Gemma Sharpe, Petronela Soltész, Joseph Underwood, Caroline V. Wallace, Rachel Wetzler

Published by Prestel

161 pages
In German and English
Price 10€

Shipping costs 6€

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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


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

Picture Gallery


Publication

Haegue Yang: Accommodating the Epic Dispersion

09.11.12

Publication on Haegue Yang's installation "Accommodating the Epic Dispersion". MORE


Publication

Haus der Kunst, Munich. A Place and Its History in National Socialism

01.11.15

Allitera Verlag Munich, 2015. Published by Haus der Kunst. MORE


Teachers’ Guide

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


EXHIBITION

Harun Farocki: Counter Music

10.03 – 28.05.17

Emerging from within a vast body of work that combines humanist, anarchic, and aesthetic militancy, "Harun Farocki: Counter Music" explores the artist's continual analysis of shifting modes of labor, production, and consumption. MORE


EXHIBITION

Thomas Struth: Figure Ground

05.05 – 17.09.17

This exhibition of the renowned German photographer Thomas Struth (born in 1954), presents a comprehensive survey of his genre-defining oeuvre. MORE


EXHIBITION

Frank Bowling: Mappa Mundi

23.06 – 22.10.17

The comprehensive overview presents rare and never-before exhibited large-scale paintings along with other works by the Guyanese-born British painter Frank Bowling. MORE


Goethe-Institut Postdoctoral Fellowship at Haus der Kunst

The program was inaugurated in August 2013 and awards each fellowship for one academic year. The fifth fellowship is to start in August 2017. MORE


EXHIBITION

Works of European sculpture

The exhibition focused not only on sculpture as an art form, but also on its interpretation by European artists. MORE


EXHIBITION

Graham Sutherland

A few years after its exhibition of works by English sculptor Henry Moore, Haus der Kunst again paid tribute to a contemporary artist from England, this time to the painter Graham Sutherland. MORE


EXHIBITION

Haus der Kunst – The Postwar Institution, 1945-1965: Archive Gallery 2016/17

14.10.16 – 02.07.17

The new presentation in the Archive Gallery augments the exhibition "Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965" by examining Haus der Kunst's institutional memory during this period. MORE


EXHIBITION

Ellsworth Kelly. Retrospective

17.10.97 – 20.01.98

Ellsworth Kelly is a part of the generation that went beyond Abstract Expressionism in the 1950s and developed a new pictorial language. MORE


EXHIBITION

Emil Schumacher — Retrospective

08.05 – 12.07.98

The paintings of Emil Schumacher (1912–1999) are considered a high point in German postwar art. MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Harun Farocki

Saturday, 01.04, 11 am

Der Arbeit auf der Spur. Ein Workshop zu Film, Fotografie und Collage. MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Thomas Struth

Saturday, 20.05, 11 am

Kunstlabor I – Zukunftslabore: Thomas Struth zeigt auf seinen Fotos viele unbekannte Orte. Im Atelier erschaffen wir unsere eigenen dreidimensionalen Modelle, was dort passiert bestimmst du! MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Thomas Struth

Saturday, 03.06, 11 am

Kunstlabor II – Familienporträt: Thomas Struth hat viele verschieden Familien auf der ganzen Welt besucht um Fotos von ihnen zu machen. Woher kommt deine Familie? Und wer gehört alles dazu? MORE


Workshop 6 until 12 years

Thomas Struth

Saturday, 17.06, 11 am

Kunstlabor III – Paradiese: Inspiriert von der Ausstellung Thomas Struth lassen wir unsere eigenen Paradiese entstehen; aus Materialien die wir im Englischen Garten sammeln, oder bei uns im Atelier finden. MORE