Schloßbergmuseum
20. Nov 2021 – 30. Jan 2022

Schloßbergmuseum
5. Dec 2021 – 6. Feb 2022

Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz
5. Dec 2021 – 13. Feb 2022

Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz
28. Nov 2021 – 20. Feb 2022

Museum Gunzenhauser
17. Jul 2021 – 9. Jan 2022

Museum Gunzenhauser
9. Oct 2021 – 9. Jan 2022

Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz
Presentation of the Collection

Museum Gunzenhauser
Presentation of the Collection

Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz
27. Mar 2022 – 26. Jun 2022

Museum Gunzenhauser
Presentation of the Collection

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2. January 2022

Öffentliche Führung: Stefan Vogel

Stefan Vogel

In his first solo museum exhibition, artist Stefan Vogel, who lives and works in Leipzig, has taken possession of the west wing of Kunstsammlungen am Theaterplatz and completely restaged it. Visitors entering the existing gallery rooms find novel spatial landscapes and so encounter the formerly neutral museum space as an highly-charged ‘all-over setting’. Vogel’s spatial constructions are accompanied by neon artworks and pictures that are characterised as much by concrete poetry as by his interest ...

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2. January 2022

Öffentliche Führung: Art around 1900. Breaches and Contradictions

Oskar Kokoschka, Baumwollpflückerin (Detail), 1908, Farblithografie auf Papier, 93,7 x 38,5 cm/95,2 x 63,2 cm, Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz - Museum Gunzenhauser, Eigentum der Stiftung Gunzenhauser, Foto: Archiv Museum Gunzenhauser © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2021

The turn of the last century was a period of socio-political breaches and contradictions which were also reflected in the arts. The officially recognised and state sponsored academic art was focussed on a strict set of technical rules. Idealised depictions of literary, mythological and historical themes gained attention. The emerging avant-garde tendencies began to break with this conventional academism. New artistic forms of expression began to be developed, particularly in the art metropolis of Paris ...

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1. December 2021

Achtung Werbung!

Da die Museen der Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz vorerst bis zum 12. Dezember 2021 auf Grundlage der aktuellen Corona-Notfall-Verordnung geschlossen haben, konnten wir die neue Ausstellung »Achtung Werbung! Plakate von der Belle Époque bis in die 1960er Jahre« nicht feierlich mit Publikum eröffnen.

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