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Current special exhibitions

  • Freiherr von Münchhausen und seine Gefährten Johann und Berthold, Handstockpuppen von Matthias Hänsel. Puppentheater Dresden, 2009. Schenkung Theater Junge Generation, Copyright: SKD, Foto: Frank Höhler
    Jägerhofuntil 26.02.2017

    Bücherhelden auf der Puppenbühne

    The exhibition covers a wide area with many figures from popular books. The hero of the play can be “tailored” to its role model, as is possible only in puppet theatre ...more

  • Strawalde (Jürgen Böttcher), Mutter mit Kind, 1956. Öl auf Sperrholz, Galerie Neue Meister/Albertinum, Copyright: VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2016, Foto: SKD, GNM
    ALBERTINUMuntil 19.06.2016

    Five of many

    "Peter Graf, Peter Herrmann, Peter Makolies, A. R. Penck und Strawalde — Young Dresden Art 50 Years Ago" exhibits the Albertinum in cooperation with FILMFEST DRESDEN ...more

  • Erst Ferdinand Oehme, Dresden 1797–1855, Villa d’Este in Tivoli, 1833. Öl auf Leinwand, 57 x 85,5, Galerie Neue Meister, Copyright: Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Hoffmann
    Bad Muskauuntil 21.08.2016

    Italian Landscape of the Romantic Era

    Tivoli and the Roman Campagna, Capri and the Bay of Naples: “il bel paese” – the “beautiful country” as seen by writers and artists, is at the focus of this exhibition ...more

  • RESIDENZSCHLOSSuntil 12.09.2016

    World views on paper

    The Nova Reperta is an extraordinary series of engravings by the Flemish artist Jan van der Straet. In these works he represents 19 inventions of the early modern period ...more

  • Emmanuel Frémiet (1824-1910), Gorille enlevant une femme (Gorilla, eine Frau raubend), 1887,  Skulpturensammlung, Copyright: SKD
    Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbauuntil 07.08.2016

    Surveying the Non-Human

    This exhibition deals with the relationship between scientific attempts to trace back the races and common racist notions ...more

  • PREVIEW

    Our preview presents the upcoming special exhibitions in Dresden, Leipzig, Herrnhut and the rest of the world ...more

  • AT OTHER LOCATIONS

    Our artworks are not only on view in Dresden, Leipzig and Herrnhut, but also in Germany and the rest of the world. Read more about the special exhibitions that are presented at other locations ...more

  • Erst Ferdinand Oehme, Dresden 1797–1855, Villa d’Este in Tivoli, 1833. Öl auf Leinwand, 57 x 85,5, Galerie Neue Meister, Copyright: Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Hoffmann
    Bad Muskauuntil 21.08.2016

    Italian Landscape of the Romantic Era

    Tivoli and the Roman Campagna, Capri and the Bay of Naples: “il bel paese” – the “beautiful country” as seen by writers and artists, is at the focus of this exhibition ...more