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Exhibition catalogue

Ends of the Earth — Land Art to 1974

With a foreword by Okwui Enwezor (Haus der Kunst) and Jeffrey Deitch (The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles). MORE


In the press

Ends of the Earth - DER SPIEGEL - Interview

Interview with curator Philipp Kaiser on the exhibition “Ends of the Earth – Land Art to 1974” MORE


Essay

Ends of the Earth and Back

Essay by Philipp Kaiser and Miwon Kwon "Ends of the Earth and Back" MORE


EXHIBITION

Robert Adams

29.06 – 25.09.05

Robert Adams is one of the twentieth century's most style-defining photographers. For the past four decades he has documented the constant change of the persistently myth-laden American West from a natural to a cultural landscape. MORE


EXHIBITION

Cardiff & Miller — Works from the Goetz Collection

13.04 – 08.07.12

The exhibition presents eight works by the Canadian artist duo Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, who, by combining image and tone and replicated spaces, activate as many of the viewer's senses as possible in order to make the depicted events as real as possible. Cardiff/Miller participated in dOCUMENTA (13), 2012. MORE


EXHIBITION

Gustav Metzger

21.05.10 – 31.03.11

"Strampelde Bäumf/Mirrortrees" shows trees that have been torn from the earth by the roots, turned upside down and poured in concrete – trees toppled and kicking wildly, an image that reflects the story of Metzger's life. MORE


EXHIBITION

Garin Nugroho

19.09.08 – 11.01.09

In his film "Opera Jawa" (2006) Indonesian director Garin Nugroho re-interprets the Indian national epic "Ramayana". Nugroho combines traditional forms of Gamelan music, rod-puppet theater, Javanese dance and song with contemporary choreography; the projection is staged as a theatrical installation in the central Middle Hall of the museum. MORE


EXHIBITION

Hughie O'Donoghue

10.01 – 11.02.97

Like Francis Bacon before him, Hughie O'Donoghue concentrates on the human body, its carnality, vulnerability and sensual power. MORE


EXHIBITION

The Second Face

14.02 – 27.04.97

As a collection of African sculpture, the Barbier-Mueller Collection documents the Dark Continent in all its creative richness as hardly any other museum does. MORE


EXHIBITION

Beauty now

10.02 – 01.05.00

Beauty was long not a category in modern art – fashion, advertising and mass media had claimed it for their own. In recent years, however, a return of beauty in contemporary art has been evident. MORE


EXHIBITION

Resistance — Thought Pictures for the Future

11.12.93 – 20.02.94

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EXHIBITION

Utopia Station

"The world is too dangerous for anything that is not utopia." – Buckminster Fuller MORE


EXHIBITION

Julião Sarmento

24.10.97 – 18.01.98

Julião Sarmento is regarded as one of the most important contemporary Portuguese artists. With close to 80 paintings, the exhibition at Haus der Kunst offers an overview of his work to date. MORE


EXHIBITION

Mythos Weimar

15.05 – 27.06.99

On the occasion of poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's 250th birthday in 1998, the photographer Ute Klophaus walked around Weimar in the poet's tracks and created a portrait of the city. MORE


EXHIBITION

Imi Knoebel

23.08 – 20.10.96

Born in 1940 in Dessau Imi Knoebel is one of the most important German painters of the generation after Joseph Beuys. As the artist's first major retrospective, the exhibition presents all the major phases of his work. MORE


EXHIBITION

Jenny Holzer. Where women are dying, I am wide awake.

16.11 – 12.12.93

Haus der Kunst presents the works on paper from the series "Where Women Are Dying I Am Wide Awake" by the American conceptual artist created for edition No. 46 of "Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin". MORE


EXHIBITION

Hand-Work

02.12.00 – 18.03.01

Under the ambiguous title "Hand-Work", the exhibition focuses on the part the hand plays in painting and sculpture. MORE


EXHIBITION

Robert Ryman

08.12.00 – 18.02.01

The works of the American artist Robert Ryman belong to classic twentieth-century painting. With spaces by Ariane Epars, Clay Ketter, Albert Weis, and Beat Zoderer MORE


EXHIBITION

Kurt Schwitters

09.03 – 27.05.01

The exhibition is a overview of the work of the artist and anti-artist, the revolutionary and traditionalist, the enfant terrible of the middle class and the petty bourgeois Kurt Schwitters. MORE