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  • Prolog # 1-10: 10 stations, 10 perspectives, 10 months

    Prolog is a workshop exhibition in progress that explores the Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden in 10 stages. The exhibition at the Japanisches Palais invites the visitor each month to take a behind the scenes look at the museum – to see the collection repeatedly anew and with a fresh perspective. The admission is free! ...more

  • New Additions of Contemporary Art in the Kunstfonds 2016

    Every year the Free State of Saxony carries out annual purchases of contemporary art associated with Saxony. 27 artworks were purchased in 2016 from 25 artists, which are exhibited until 21 April at the representation of the Free State of Saxony at the Federal Government in Berlin. On view are artworks, among others, by Viktoria Binschtok, Sebastian Burger and Carsten Nicolai ...more

Happy Birthday! On the occasion of Gerhard Richter's 85th birthday

The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden show on the occasion of his birthday the exhibition "Benjamin Katz photographed Gerhard Richter" ...more

In a second exhibition, starting on 20 May, new paintings from Gerhard Richter will be on display at the Albertinum ...more

  • Grassi invites #3: masks!

    Grassi invites # 3: masks! brings the masks out the showcases of the permanent exhibition and presents them in a completely new context. In the series Grassi invites #3: masks! the GRASSI Museum of Ethnology in Leipzig invites theater producers to reactivate and re-examine the many masks of the museum ...more

  • Visit our museums on 360° panoramic tours

    Art lovers around the world can discover the fascinating range of our artistic treasures updated to a high technological level: in our panoramic tours! Now also available for the Münzkabinett and the Museum für Sächsische Volkskunst ...more

From 9 April 2017 on: The new permanent exhibitions of the Rüstkammer

The exhibition "On the Way to Electoral Power" illustrates the development of the House of Wettin up to the winning of the Electorship and the reign ...more

The exhibition "The Electoral Wardrobe", highlights the magnificent fashion of the Renaissance and early baroque with original wardrobe ...more