Calendar

October

Current Exhibition

Point of No Return

Wende und Umbruch in der ostdeutschen Kunst / Transformation and Revolution in East German Art

23/07 — 03/11/2019

Featuring 300 works by 106 artists from all genres, Point of No Return is the first appreciation of how fine arts perceived the Peaceful Revolution in the GDR and the radical change of East German society.

Current Exhibition

Tim Eitel. Open Walls

08/09 — 08/12/2019

In his painting, Tim Eitel (* 1971) creates analogies with reality, using what he has seen and experienced to construct fictitious, parallel worlds.

Current Exhibition

Iza Tarasewicz

23/04/2019 — 30/06/2021

The title of the dominating installationnods to a central statement within molecular biology of the 20th century.

Current Exhibition

Stefan Hurtig. Note to Self

26/07 — 27/10/2019

In Note to Self, Hurtig presents an intricate spatial assemblage that addresses the conflicts experienced by individuals when exposed to the pressure to self-optimise as entrepreneurial entities.

Current Exhibition

Ursula Reuter Christiansen

10/08 — 20/10/2019

Ursula Reuter Christiansen (* 1943) studied at the Düsseldorf Arts Academy, where she enrolled in Joseph Beuys’ sculpture class. She married the composer and fluxus artist Henning Christiansen in 1969, moved to Denmark, and since then has focused on the media of film and painting. Rural, family life on the island of Møn and influences from the feminist art movement in Denmark feature largely in her work. The Red River is the artist’s first institutional, solo exhibition in Germany.

Current Exhibition

Pakui Hardware

10/08/2019 — 26/01/2020

Underbelly is an entirely new immersive installation inspired by and developed for the luminous spaces of MdbK. In it, the viewer enters a sort of an oversized belly — soft and open for inspection.

Current Exhibition

Udo Lindenberg / Zwischentöne/Nuances

06/09 — 01/12/2019

Udo Lindenberg (*1946) is an artist that has proved capable of formulating the desire for freedom and peace as well as criticism of antiquated soci...

Upcoming Exhibition

MdbK Third Space: Manuel Roßner

28/10 — 03/11/2019

MdbK Third Space ist ein weiterer Meilenstein in der Reihe zu unterschiedlichen Realitäten in der Kunst. Standen in Reality Virtual Reality (2018) ...

Upcoming Exhibition

DOK Neuland

Welcome to the Real World

29/10 — 02/11/2019

DOK Neuland is presenting VR experiences and 360° films under the title in the scope of DOK Leipzig. The immersive worlds of the twelve new media works featured here, hailing from countries such as Kenya, Taiwan, and Israel, offer viewers a chance to encounter underrepresented narratives and stories situated beyond the usual perspectives of majority society.

17/10/2019 17/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

18/10/2019 18/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

20/10/2019 20/10/2019 11h

Point of No Return Wende und Umbruch in der ostdeutschen Kunst

22/10/2019 22/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

22/10/2019 22/10/2019 19h

Filmprogramm Point of No Return

23/10/2019 23/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

23/10/2019 23/10/2019 18h

Point of No Retur. Wende und Umbruch in der ostdeutschen Kunst

23/10/2019 23/10/2019 19h

ROBOTRON - a tech opera. Präsentation & Gespräch.

24/10/2019 24/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

24/10/2019 24/10/2019 16–17h30

Ist das Kunst?

24/10/2019 24/10/2019 20h

Nipple Jesus

25/10/2019 25/10/2019 10–12h

Himmelspuzzle / Bauen.Stecken.Stellen

25/10/2019 25/10/2019 18h30

Das Jahr 1990 freilegen

26/10/2019 26/10/2019 14–17h

DDR User

27/10/2019 27/10/2019 10h30

emdebeka 7+: Museumsinsel?

27/10/2019 27/10/2019 11h

Museum - meins, deins, unser

29/10/2019 29/10/2019 19h

Filmprogramm Point of No Return

30/10/2019 30/10/2019 17h

Point of No Return Wende und Umbruch in der ostdeutschen Kunst F

30/10/2019 30/10/2019 18h

Die Kunst der Romantik und deren aktuelle Rezeption