Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965
Art after work / German 20.03.17, 6:30 pm
Welcome the evening at Haus der Kunst with a guided tour of the exhibition "Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965".
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.
Following the tour, your guide will join you in the Golden Bar for a snack and a drink, and answer your questions about art.
about 1.5 hours
15 € / person (entrance, tour, snack, drink)
For groups of 15 or more, you may book your own Art after Work tour.
Information and reservations
+49 89 21127 113
Stretch your view
Stretch your view
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
Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945–1965 - Exhibition Guide
Teachers’ Guide for the exhibition “Postwar: Art between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945-1965”. MORE
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
"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