Monet, Gauguin, van Gogh ...Monet, Gauguin, van Gogh ...

Japanese InspirationsJapanese Inspirations

Sept. 27, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015Sept. 27, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015

The exhibition is being presented in long-standing partnership with E.ON.

Vincent van Gogh, 'Sower with Setting Sun', 1888, Stiftung Sammlung E. G. Bührle, Zürich, © SIK Zürich (J. P. Kuhn)
Katsushika Hokusai, 'Under the Wave off Kanagawa', 1830–1831, from the series '36 Views of Mount Fuji', Privatsammlung, © Foto: Museum Folkwang
Paul Gauguin, 'Arlésiennes (Mistral)', 1888, The Art Institute of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Larned Coburn Memorial Collection, © Foto: The Art Institute of Chicago
Unknown artist, D 96, Dancers, 2nd half of 19th c., Museum Ludwig Köln / Fotografische Sammlung / Sammlung Lebeck, © Foto: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln, rba

Yann MingardYann Mingard


October 18, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015October 18, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015

Deposit is being organised in cooperation with the Fotomuseum Winterthur. The exhibition is being supported by Pro Helvetia, Schweizer Kulturstiftung.  

Yann Mingard

"You too will eventually come"You too will eventually come

into fashion"into fashion"

Posters by Martin KippenbergerPosters by Martin Kippenberger

October 18, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015October 18, 2014 – Jan. 18, 2015



"You too will eventually come

Obituary for René BurriObituary for René Burri

In remembrance ofIn remembrance of

a sharp-eyed visitora sharp-eyed visitor



Obituary for René Burri

New release!New release!


Painting & SculpturePainting & Sculpture

19th–21st Century19th–21st Century



New release!

Collection NewsCollection News

Marc BauerMarc Bauer

The Collector – Residual ImagesThe Collector – Residual Images

from October 18, 2014from October 18, 2014



Collection News

Collection NewsCollection News

Thomas StruthThomas Struth

since October 13, 2014since October 13, 2014

© Thomas Struth

Thomas Struth, Tokamak Asdex Upgrade Interior 2, Max Planck IPP, Garching, 2009, Chromogenic Print, © Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth, Acropolis Museum, Athen, 2009, Chromogenic Print, © Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth, Aquarium, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013, Chromogenic Print, © Thomas Struth

Doris Ledderose-CroissantDoris Ledderose-Croissant

Blickwechsel Ostasien – AbendlandBlickwechsel Ostasien – Abendland

Die japanische ModerneDie japanische Moderne

im Schatten des Japonismusim Schatten des Japonismus
Lecture on Nov. 5, 2014, 6 p.m.Lecture on Nov. 5, 2014, 6 p.m.

Lecture in German language

Doris Ledderose-Croissant

Literature at Museum FolkwangLiterature at Museum Folkwang

Olga Martynova and Oleg JurjewOlga Martynova and Oleg Jurjew

talking about Russian literaturetalking about Russian literature

Friday, November 7, 2014, 8 p.m.Friday, November 7, 2014, 8 p.m.

Lecture in German language.

Literature at Museum Folkwang


Los CarpinterosLos Carpinteros


The exhibition has been funded by RWE.

In the studio: Los Carpinteros trying different positions of Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, © Museum Folkwang/Los Carpinteros, 2014
At the workshop: Production of the wood construction, © Museum Folkwang/Los Carpinteros, 2014
Computer simulation: Helm/Helmet/Yelmo, © Museum Folkwang/Los Carpinteros, 2014

Big in JapanBig in Japan

Family Day in Museum FolkwangFamily Day in Museum Folkwang

Sunday, November 16, 2 – 6 p.m.Sunday, November 16, 2 – 6 p.m.

Events in German language

Big in Japan

Recently at the FolkwangRecently at the Folkwang

Take a look at our visitors.

Hito Steyerl (right) and Tobias Zielony visiting Museum Folkwang

Recently at the Folkwang

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