Academy (Working Title)

In­spired by the leg­endary ex­hi­bi­tion se­ries ?be­tween? (1969-1973), which emerged from stu­dent un­rest and protests against the in­sti­tu­tion ?par­tic­u­lar­ly among stu­dents of the Kun­stakademie? the Kun­sthalle
Düssel­dorf in­vites pro­fes­sors and stu­dents of the Düssel­dorf and Münster Kun­stakademies as well as the Kun­sthochschule für Me­di­en Köln (KHM) to Acade­my [Work­ing Ti­tle] to con­front from a crit­i­cal, con­tem­po­rary per­spec­tive a range of top­ics that at­tend the archive and to ne­go­ti­ate the sig­nif­i­cance of an his­tor­i­cal lega­cy as well as the prox­im­i­ty of in­sti­tu­tions and academies in the Rhein­land to the pro­duc­tion of art.

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German 8

German Art in China
8 exhibition venues in public institutions

In response to the successful inter-city exhibition ?China 8 ? Contemporary Art from China in the Rhine and Ruhr Area? in 2015, the Stiftung für Kunst und Kultur e.V. (Foundation for Art and Culture) and the Central Academy of Fine Art in Beijing are planning to present the much anticipated exhibition ?Deutschland 8? for 2017.
The exhibition aims to bring closer the diversity of the German art scene with established and emerging positions to the Chinese audience.

Artists : Franz Ackermann | Horst Antes | Stephan Balkenhol | Georg Baselitz | Hilla und Bernd Becher | Joseph Beuys | Peter Brüning | Abraham David Christian  Hanne Darboven | Thomas Demand | Harun Farocki  Günther Förg | Katharina Fritsch | Isa Genzken | K.O. Götz | Gotthard Graubner | Katharina Grosse  Andreas Gursky | Gerhard Hoehme | Candida Höfer |  Jörg Immendorff | Hubert Kiecol | Anselm Kiefer  Martin Kippenberger | Jürgen Klauke | Imi Knoebel | Uwe Kowski | Alicja Kwade | Markus Lüpertz
Andreas Mühe | Marcel Odenbach | Albert Oehlen | A.R. Penck | Sigmar Polke | Julius Popp | Neo Rauch  Daniel Richter | Gerhard Richter | Sebastian Riemer | Julian Rosefeldt | Thomas Ruff | Michael Sailstorfer  David Schnell | Bernard Schultze | Emil Schumacher | Katharina Sieverding | Andreas Slominski | Hito Steyerl | Thomas Struth | Fred Thieler | Rosemarie Trockel | Günther Uecker | Jorinde Voigt | Clemens von Wedemeyer | Matthias Weischer

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Luther and the Avant-Garde

This large exhibition on Luther and the Avant-Garde takes place in 3 locations : the ancient jail in Wittenberg (central exhibition), Berlin (St Matthieu's church) and Kassel (Karlskirche).
The exhibition gathers 70 artists, such as Anselm Kieefer, Olafur Eliasson, Gilbert & George, Maurizio Cattelan or Adrian Ghenie.

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Retouched

curator Florian Ebner

exhibition with works bt Thomas Ruff, Sebastian Riemer and Bogomir Ecker

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that's how the light gets in

exhibition of the winners of the Prize given by the Rhenany Westphalie Art Foundation

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