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Due to maintenance the museums at the Residenzschloss remain closed from 23 to 27 January 2017

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

    The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden show on the occasion of the 85th birthday of Gerhard Richter two exhibitions: Starting on 31 January the presentation "Benjamin Katz photographed Gerhard Richter" shows a selection of works by renowned photographer Benjamin Katz. During a later exhibition, starting on 20 May, new paintings from Gerhard Richter will be on display ...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

  • Sculptures in the Semper Building

    The Skulpturensammlung currently presents two exhibitions inside the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, showing sculptures and paintings in direct proximity: The works demonstrate the extent to which the artists of later periods were inspired by the art of classical antiquity. This applies not only to sculpture but also to the two-dimensional art of painting ...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