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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 23.04.2017

    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

  • Jan Bruegel d. J. und Werkstatt, Paradieslandschaft mit der Erschaffung der Tiere, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, SKD
    Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbauuntil 15.01.2017

    Paradise on Earth

    Flemish landscape painting from Bruegel to Rubens, chosen from our own collection, will be shown in the Lipsiusbau ...more

  • Marienallee 12until 03.02.2017

    Schaudepot # 8

    The exhibition is the eighth in the series of “Display Storeroom” (Schaudepot) exhibitions since 2007. Visitors are given access to rooms that are not normally open to the public ...more

  • Herrnhutuntil 26.02.2017

    Jewelry and Sculpture from Africa

    Masks and sculptures from West and Central Africa, glass-bead figures from South Africa and handicraft products from several regions of Africa are on display ...more

  • Albertinumuntil 15.01.2017

    Taryn Simon

    Taryn Simon´s encyclopedic typologies of the surprising and exceptional do more than tap into the peripheral or unfamiliar territories of the medialized world. ...more

  • Jägerhofuntil 29.01.2017

    Christmas in the Jägerhof

    A visit to the seasonally decorated Jägerhof is sure to be included in the run-up to Christmas. This year's accompanying exhibition takes a look at a familiar tradition: Christmas Eve ...more


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