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  • Giovanni Agostino da Lodi, Kopf eines Mannes im Dreiviertelprofil

    Italian Drawings and Paintings from Giotto to Botticelli

    During the Late Gothic and Early Renaissance periods in Italy, the fine arts underwent epochal changes. Artists such as Giotto, Fra Angelico, Filippino Lippi, Pintoricchio and Botticelli adopted a completely new approach to realism. The exhibition "At the Cradle of Art" at the Kupferstich-Kabinett presents drawings and paintings in close juxtaposition and shows recent research findings ...more

  • Black Flags von William Forsythe

    Starting November 27 at the Lipsiusbau: William Forsythe. Black Flags

    In the ‘white cube’ of the Kunsthalle in the Lipsiusbau, two industrial robots wave enormous black flags back and forth. Choreographer and artist William Forsythe has programmed their movements as a counterpoint for two dancers. Accompanied by the operating noise of the machines, their continuous movements leave spectators without a place to rest their gaze ...more

The view from the outside: International artists and curators explore the SKD

Filmstill aus Gunter Dellers Videoinstallation Contact

Ethiopian curator Meskerem Assegued selected artworks from different collections of the SKD for the video exhibition "Curvature of Events" ...more

For the exhibition "The Academy of Things" US-american artist Mark Dion has trawled the depots and archive, creating a laboratory of art ...more

  • Rembrandt_Ganymed

    Selected masterpieces of the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister on tour

    With the beginning of the renovations of the Semper Building in 2013 the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery) has about 400 of the former 700 paintings on display. 99 paintings of the collection's rich stock were now chosen to be presented in a touring exhibition with stops in Munich, Groningen and Vienna. ...more

Museum for Children

Two children reading

What's the job of a museum director? How can a painting travel around the world? All these you can find out in our Kids Club in the Albertinum ...more

A group of students in the Albertinum

What about having a birthday party among authentic treasures and knights' amour? You can have this here ...more