Anni Albers

Anni Albers, Europe, 1930–33, photograph by Josef Albers, © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018

Anni Albers

9 June – 9 September 2018
K20 Grabbeplatz

Anni Albers (1899 – 1994) was a multifaceted artist who established weaving as an art form and united this ancient cultural technology with modern artistic practices. This retrospective exhibition offers deep insight into the achievement of the artist, craftswoman, designer, author, and teacher Anni Albers, from her beginnings at the innovative Bauhaus in Weimar and Dessau, to her time at the legendary Black Mountain College, and up until the 1980s.

The exhibition is being organized by the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, and the Tate Modern, London.

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Douglas Gordon

Douglas Gordon, k.364, 2010, Installation view Gagosian Gallery 2011, Courtesy Studio lost but found, Berlin, © Studio lost but found / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018

Douglas Gordon
k.364

14 April – 19 August, 2018
K20 Grabbeplatz


The internationally acclaimed Scottish artist Douglas Gordon (*1966) presents his striking, largescale video installation "k.364", 2010 in the Grabbe Halle of the K20. In this 50-minute work, which is projected onto a pair of two-sided screens, the artist follows two Israeli musicians of Polish-Jewish heritage on their journey by train from Berlin to Warsaw, where they are scheduled to perform Mozart’s "Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola, and Orchestra in E flat Major, KV 364" in the National Philharmonic.

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