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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

Conflict, Time, PhotographyConflict, Time, Photography

April 10 – July 5, 2015April 10 – July 5, 2015

Organised by Tate Modern, London in association with Museum Folkwang, Essen and Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden.

Sponsored by the Savings Bank Finance Group, consisting of Sparkasse Essen and Sparkassen-Kulturfonds des Deutschen Sparkassen- und Giroverbandes as well as the Sparkassen-Kulturstiftung Rheinland.

Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 2015
Blick in die Ausstellung Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, 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

The Goetz CollectionThe Goetz Collection

12 Months / 12 Films12 Months / 12 Films

Mark LeckeyMark Leckey

LondonAtella, 2002LondonAtella, 2002
June 12 – July 8, 2015June 12 – July 8, 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

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

FinissageFinissage

Conflict, Time, PhotographyConflict, Time, Photography

 

Artist Talks and Lecture

Sa 4. 7., 2 p.m., Artist Talk: Ursula Schulz-Dornburg
Sa 4. 7., 3.15 p.m., Artist Talk: Sophie Ristelhueber
Sa 4. 7./So 5. 7., 4.30 p.m., Talk/ Lecture: So it goes

 

 

Finissage

BunkerachäologieBunkerachäologie

Spurensuche im Essener StadtraumSpurensuche im Essener Stadtraum

Project for StudentsProject for Students

Start: Tue, June 30, 3 p.m.Start: Tue, June 30, 3 p.m.

Event in German language

In cooperation with Haus der Essener Geschichte / Stadtarchiv.

Sponsored by the Savings Bank Finance Group, consisting of Sparkasse Essen and Sparkassen-Kulturfonds des Deutschen Sparkassen- und Giroverbandes as well as the Sparkassen-Kulturstiftung Rheinland.

Image: Josef Stoffels, Fotografische Gesellschaft im Kruppschen Bildungsverein bei Trümmeraufnahmen, 1946, © Fotoarchiv Ruhr Museum

Bunkerachäologie

Holiday academiesHoliday academies

for kids and teensfor kids and teens

July and August 2015July and August 2015


July 7 to 9, 2015
Was blüht denn da? Gartenträume
Children from 6 to 12

and

August 4 to 6, 2015 
Billig, schnell und schmutzig… Straßenfilmer!
Teeanager from 14 to 18

Events in German language

© Carsten Behler 2012 (Detail)
© Museum Folkwang, 2010

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

Folkwang on TourFolkwang on Tour

Main works of the Folkwang collection on tour...

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Los CarpinterosLos Carpinteros

Helm/Helmet/YelmoHelm/Helmet/Yelmo

The exhibition has been funded by RWE.

Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, © Photo: Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, © Photo: Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, © Photo: Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, © Photo: Sebastian Drüen, 2014
Los Carpinteros, Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, Museum Folkwang 2014, © Photo: 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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