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The admission to the permanent collection is free except for special exhibitions – kindly supported by the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung.

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CHINA 8CHINA 8

Works in ProgressWorks in Progress

Photography in China 2015Photography in China 2015

May 15 – September 13, 2015May 15 – September 13, 2015

CHINA 8 is being organised by the Stiftung für Kunst und Kultur e.V. Bonn. The exhibition is sponsored by the Brost-Stiftung and Evonik Industries AG. Exclusive partners of the exhibition are Finnair Plc and Düsseldorf Airport.

Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015
Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015
Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015
Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015
Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015
Exhibition view CHINA8. Works in Progress. Photography in China 2015, Museum Folkwang 2015, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury, 2015

Robert FrankRobert Frank

Books and Films, 1947–2014Books and Films, 1947–2014

April 17 – August 16, 2015April 17 – August 16, 2015

The exhibition is supported by Süddeutsche Zeitung and Wolff Gruppe. 

© Foto: Museum Folkwang, Jens Nober, 2015
© Foto: Museum Folkwang, Jens Nober, 2015
© Foto: Museum Folkwang, Jens Nober, 2015

Billig, schnell und schmutzig…Billig, schnell und schmutzig…

Straßenfilmer!Straßenfilmer!

Holiday academyHoliday academy

August 4 to 6, 2015August 4 to 6, 2015

Teeanager from 14 to 18

Event in German language

© Photo: Nina Gschößl, 2014

Billig, schnell und schmutzig…

The Goetz CollectionThe Goetz Collection

12 Months / 12 Films12 Months / 12 Films

Ed AtkinsEd Atkins

Paris Green 2009Paris Green 2009
July 10 – August 5, 2015July 10 – August 5, 2015

Part of

The Goetz Collection
12 Month / 12 Films – Explorations in Space

April 17, 2015 – May 1, 2016

In cooperation with Goetz collection, Munich.

The Goetz Collection

The Goetz CollectionThe Goetz Collection

12 Months / 12 Films12 Months / 12 Films

Teresa Hubbard/Alexander BirchlerTeresa Hubbard/Alexander Birchler

Single Wide, 2002Single Wide, 2002
August 8 – September 9, 2015August 8 – September 9, 2015

Part of

The Goetz Collection
12 Month / 12 Films – Explorations in Space

April 17, 2015 – May 1, 2016

In cooperation with Goetz collection, Munich.

The Goetz Collection

Monet, Gauguin, van GoghMonet, Gauguin, van Gogh

Back homeBack home

Seven masterpieces by Paul Gauguin, Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh are back at Museum Folkwang. The famous paintings were shown abroad for a couple of month. Visit the masterpieces in our permanent collection for free.

Blick in die Ständige Sammlung mit Werken von Rodin, Gauguin, Matisse und Marc, © Foto: Museum Folkwang, Tanja Lamers, 2015
Blick in die Ständige Sammlung mit Gauguins 'Contes barbares' und 'Jeune fille à l'éventail' (beide 1902), © Foto: Museum Folkwang, Tanja Lamers, 2015
Blick in die Ständige Sammlung mit Monets 'Le portail, brouillard matinal' (1894); im Hintergrund 3 Werke van Goghs, © Foto: Museum Folkwang, Tanja Lamers, 2015
Blick in die Ständige Sammlung mit van Goghs 'Les bateaux amarrés' (1888), 'Le parc de l'hôpital, à Saint-Rémy' (1889) und 'Portrait d'Armand Roulin' (1888), © Foto: Museum Folkwang, Tanja Lamers, 2015

Get to know us!Get to know us!

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Get to know us even better!Get to know us even better!

from July 2, 2015from July 2, 2015

On the Occasion of the free entry the Museum Folkwang offers additional guided tours. Every Thursday from July until September there will be free tours through the permanent collection.

Get to know us! (For beginners), Thursdays 5 p.m.
Get to know us even better! (For connoisseurs), Thursdays 6 p.m.

As a novelty the Museum Folkwang initiates free guided tours in Turkish language twice a month.

Get to know us!

The Shadow of the Avant-GardeThe Shadow of the Avant-Garde

Rousseau and theRousseau and the

Forgotten MastersForgotten Masters

Oct. 2, 2015 – Jan. 10, 2016Oct. 2, 2015 – Jan. 10, 2016


Jointly funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation and the Cultural Foundation of the German States as well as the Ministry for Family, Children, Youth, Culture and Sport of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, the Ernst von Siemens Kunststiftung, Kulturstiftung Essen and the Terra Art Foundation for American Art.
Supported by RWE.

Henri Rousseau: "Le lion, ayant faim, se jette sur l’antilope", 1898/1905 © Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel, Sammlung Beyeler Foto: Robert Bayer, Basel
Martín Ramírez: "Ohne Titel (Collage)", um 1952 © The Estate of Martín Ramírez, New York, Detail
Erich Bödeker, "Zebra", 1965, © Kolumba, Foto: Lothar Schnepf, Detail
Séraphine Louis, "Weintrauben", 1928, Collection particulière, Courtesy Galerie Dina Vierny, Paris
Camille Bombois, "Jahrmarktartist", um 1930, Centre Pompidou, Paris © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015,© Foto: bpk
Morris Hirshfield, "Angorakatze", 1937-39, The Museum of Modern Art, New York © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015, ©Photo Scala Florence 2015
André Bauchant, "Selbstportrait", 1938, Sammlung Zander, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015

Folkwang on TourFolkwang on Tour

Main works of the Folkwang collection on tour...

Folkwang on Tour

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Kasper König and Falk Wolf, both curators of the uspcoming exhibition The Shadow of the Avant-Garde, recently discussed the exibition design with the Austrian architect Hermann Czech and project coordinator Hans-Jürgen Lechtreck.

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German PavilionGerman Pavilion

La BiennaleLa Biennale

di Venezia 2015di Venezia 2015

 

 

German Pavilion

Los CarpinterosLos Carpinteros

Helm/Helmet/YelmoHelm/Helmet/Yelmo

The exhibition has been funded by RWE.

Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, Courtesy of the Artists and Ivorypress, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, Courtesy of the Artists and Ivorypress, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, Courtesy of the Artists and Ivorypress, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, Courtesy of the Artists and Ivorypress, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, Courtesy of the Artists and Ivorypress, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Sebastian Drüen, 2014

dis orderdis order

Patterns and structuresPatterns and structures

in the collectionin the collection

Since November 29, 2014Since November 29, 2014
Exhibition view with historical textiles and works by Terry Winters and Al Taylor, © Photo: Museum Folkwang, Denis Bury, 2014
Exhibition view with contemporary textiles, © Museum Folkwang, Photo: Denis Bury
Exhibition view with Atelier van Lieshout, Linked Callcenter Units, 2008, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2014, Photo: Museum Folkwang, Denis Bury
Andreas Korte, Ensemble F, 2014,  video installation, loan of the artist, © Andreas Korte
 
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