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  • Oskar Kokoschka, self portrait

    The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden received a unique gift

    80 sketches and watercolours from Willy Hahn's private collection entered the Kupferstich-Kabinett's collection. The gift is thanks to the son of the collector Willy Hahn: Peter Hahn, the former director of the Berlin Bauhaus-Archiv. He has until now owned this collection, a significant one in terms of art history ...more

  • photo by Vimercati

    Prolonged until August 24: The Things of Life / The Life of Things

    In the north wing of the Residenzschloss Dresden the philosopher Wolfgang Scheppe presents a new "school of vision": 99 bowls, selected from the depots of all the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, are confronted with a series of conceptual photographs by the Italian artist Franco Vimercati that are likewise dedicated to a bowl. ...more

Explore the Museum of Decorative Arts at Schloss Pillnitz


For the exhibition "Rochaden" [Trading Places] five European design studios were invited to deal with the collection of the museum ...more

WerkStadt Vienna

"WerkStadt Vienna" showcases extraordinary projects by young designers in collaboration with small manufacturers from Vienna ...more

  • Gerhard Altenbourg

    The World of the Draughtsman Gerhard Altenbourg: terra Altenbourg

    From July 3 to September 29, 2014 the Kupferstich-Kabinett presents selected works by one of the most significant and idiosyncratic draughtsmen and printmakers of the modern era: Gerhard Altenbourg. "terra Altenbourg" awaits its visitors with figural-poetic, enigmatic-abstract artworks, which were included into the collection in 2012 ...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