Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig

Klinger 2020

The MdbK is devoting a major exhibition to Max Klinger to mark the centennial anniversary of his death. The show places the work of the Saxon artist in a European context. The museum has the world’s largest Klinger collection, including major works such as the large-format paintings Crucifixion of Christ, Christ in Olympus and the monumental sculpture Beethoven.

MdbK [insight]

We bring art to your home and look forward to welcoming you as a digital visitor. At MdbK [insight] we meet artists and actives in culture, speak about art and exhibitions and answer your questions. All [insight] episodes can be re-watched on our video-channels youtube and vimeo.

Evelyn Richter

The photographer Evelyn Richter is the first winner of the Bernd and Hiller Becher Award for Photography – this was announced by the city of Düsseldorf on 02/04/2020. Since 2009, the extensive work of the artist has been preserved, researched and communicated by the Evelyn Richter Archive of the Ostdeutsche Sparkassenstiftung at MdbK. Click here for more informations...


Seit Oktober 2015 finanziert das in Magdeburg ansässige Deutsche Zentrum Kulturgutverluste mit zwei aufeinander folgenden Förderprojekten eine Provenienzstelle am MdbK. Hier ein erster Überblick über die aktuelle Forschung .

Informationen zum Arbeitskreis Provenienzforschung e. V. finden Sie hier...