Sabine Brantl: History of the air-raid shelter in Haus der Kunst

Pdf, Essay

In her essay on the history of the Haus der Kunst's former air-raid shelter, Munich historian Sabine Brantl discusses its planning, design, and history until 1945, as well as the current use of the 14 underground rooms.


Sabine Brantl: History of the air-raid shelter in Haus der Kunst

Stretch your view


Stretch your view


Exhibition

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


Booklet

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


Renovation of Haus der Kunst

David Chipperfield Architects selected to renovate Haus der Kunst. MORE


Essay

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


75/20

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Essay

Withholding Images

Withholding Images MORE


Essay

Ulrich Wilmes: "Between Reading and Seeing"

Curator Ulrich Wilmes on the art of American artist Mel Bochner, who is considered one of the founders of conceptual art. MORE


Essay

Clive Kellner: Kendell Geers 1988 — 2012

Clive Kellner, curator of the exhibition, gives an overview of Kendell Geers' work from 1988 to 2012. MORE


Essay

Ulrich Wilmes: Ellen Gallagher

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


Pdf, Essay

Branka Stipančić: "Deal with it, Comrade!"

Branka Stipančić on the Croatian art scene during the 1960s. MORE


Essay

Mel Bochner on his early works

Read Mel Bochner's short texts "Working Drawings and Other Visible Things on Paper Not Necessarily Meant to Be Viewed as Art" (1997) and "Misunderstandings (A Theory of Photography 1967-70)" (2000). MORE


Essay

Okwui Enwezor: Rise and Fall of Apartheid

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


Essay

Ends of the Earth and Back

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


Essay

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

Essay by Okwui Enwezor MORE


Essay

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


Essay

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


Essay

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


Essay

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