no news_id given

Stretch your view


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

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


Histories in Conflict

10.06.12 – 13.01.13

In 2012, Haus der Kunst opened its doors for its 75th year. At the same time, it looked back upon its 20-year existence as Stiftung Haus der Kunst München GmbH. MORE


Histories in Conflict


The illustrated online tour guides you through the six stations of the exhibition "Histories in Conflict", which takes a critical look at Haus der Kunst's historical heritage. MORE

In the press

Histories in Conflict

Read a selection of the latest press reports, radio features, and reviews of the exhibition. MORE


Art in the "Third Reich": Hitler's 'Brush Worker'

SPIEGEL ONLINE article on Adolf Ziegler, painter and president of the Reich's Chamber of Visual Arts, whose painting "The Four Elements" was on view in the exhibition "Histories in Conflict" MORE

The Confiscation of "Degenerate Art" 1937–38

Database on all works of “degenerate art” confiscated from German museums in 1937/38. Project by the Freie Universität Berlin MORE




Withholding Images

Withholding Images MORE


The Conditions of Spectrality and Spectatorship in Thomas Ruff's Photographs

Essay by Okwui Enwezor MORE


Ends of the Earth and Back

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


Portals and Processions: Matthew Barney's "River of Fundament"

Essay by Okwui Enwezor MORE


Ulrich Wilmes: Ellen Gallagher

Catalogue essay about the cornerstones of the artist's visual language MORE


Julienne Lorz: Joëlle Tuerlinckx and the Exhibition

In her essay, curator Julienne Lorz explores the working methods of the Belgian conceptual artist Joëlle Tuerlinckx, whose exhibitions can be seen as a medium in itself. MORE

Pdf, Essay

Sculptural Acts - Essay by Patrizia Dander and Julienne Lorz

Sculptural Acts brings together two seemingly disparate elements: sculpture and the act. While sculpture is ordinarily associated with a state of stasis, the act suggests movement or an action of some sort. MORE


Ulrich Wilmes: Deep, Dark Time

Catalogue essay by curator Ulrich Wilmes on Baselitz's practice of critical reflecting on his own work against a new temporal background. MORE


Okwui Enwezor: Rise and Fall of Apartheid

The essay offers a comprehensive overview of the pictorial response to apartheid in South Africa. MORE


Ana Dević: "A Feeling of Wholeness"

Ana Dević's essay on the Croatian artist Ivan Kožarić was published in May 2013 in the magazine "Afterall". MORE


ECM — A Cultural Archaeology: Essay by Okwui Enwezor

Essay "Great Big Ears" by Okwui Enwezor, Director und Curator of the exhibition "ECM — A Cultural Archaeology" MORE


Patrizia Dander: "Centrifugal Forces at Work"

In her essay on the Croatian artist Ivan Kožarić, exhibition curator Patrizia Dander tries to get to the heart of Kožarić's work, which is characterized, above all, by artistic freedom. MORE


Patrizia Dander: A Desire for Things

In her essay, curator Patrizia Dander returns to Mark Leckey's 2004 exhibition "Septic Tank". MORE