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The Sketchbook DrawingsThe Sketchbook Drawings

February 27 – May 31, 2015February 27 – May 31, 2015

The exhibition is supported by Merck Finck & Co, Private bankers. 

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

Parts of the Old BuildingParts of the Old Building

are closed fromare closed from

Feb. 24 to March 8, 2015Feb. 24 to March 8, 2015

Works of the Expressionism, the Bauhaus or the Neue Sachlichkeit cannot be seen during that period.

Please visit our collection of the 19th century, the impressionists or the surrealists instead. The New Building, dis order and the special exhibitons will remain open.

Further information (in German) here...

Eugène Delacroix, Le lion et le serpent, 1856, Oil on canvas, © Museum Folkwang, Essen
Vincent van Gogh, La moisson, 1889, Oil on canvas, © Museum Folkwang, Essen
James Ensor, Le chou frisé, 1894, Oil on canvas, © Museum Folkwang, Essen
Wassily Kandinsky, Landschaft mit Kirche (Landschaft mit roten Flecken I), 1913, Oil on canvas, © Museum Folkwang, Essen

Otobong NkangaOtobong Nkanga

Tracing ConfessionsTracing Confessions

January 23 – May 18, 2015January 23 – May 18, 2015

 In cooperation with Kunststiftung NRW as part of "Projekt 25/25/25"

Otobong Nkanga

Detlef OrloppDetlef Orlopp

Just so Close – Yet Distant tooJust so Close – Yet Distant too

PhotographyPhotography

February 6 – April 19, 2015February 6 – April 19, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Detlef Orlopp

Messages from "Over There"Messages from "Over There"

East German Posters 1949–1990East German Posters 1949–1990

February 6 – April 19, 2014February 6 – April 19, 2014

Presented in cooperation with Stiftung Plakat Ost, Berlin.

Messages from "Over There"

Video Studio VVideo Studio V

The Rythm Is...The Rythm Is...

Temporal patterns inTemporal patterns in

moving imagesmoving images
Nov. 29, 2014 – May 4, 2015Nov. 29, 2014 – May 4, 2015

 

 

Video Studio V

Recently at the FolkwangRecently at the Folkwang

Take a look at our visitors.

The curators of The Shadow of the Avant-garde Kasper König, Anna Brohm and Falk Wolf (from left) visited our collection, amongst others discussing Emil Nolde's Heilige Maria von Ägypten (1912).

Recently at the Folkwang

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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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