Danner Rotunde. Neu. Kuratiert von Otto Künzli
The Danner Rotunde illustrates the stylistic appoaches of more than one-hundred jewelry artists from the world over. For the first time one of the most varied contemporary forms of artistic expression has found a permanent home in a museum of this kind, in the interdisciplinary context of art, architecture, graphic art, and design.
TEMPORARILY CLOSED BECAUSE OF REALIGNMENT. RE-OPENED FROM MARCH 15, 2014
Pravu Mazumdar. Understanding Surfaces. On Jewellery and Identity
Human surfaces are hybrid objects involving biological and cultural elements like dress, makeup, jewellery, gait, skin, posture, voice. Contemporary societies manifest not only surfaces of products, but also human surfaces functioning as ‘packaging’ and emitting discourses on interiority that place humans within limits and define their individuality.
Lecture | Munich | Sunday | March 16, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.
Tom Vack. Design Photography
The work of Tom Vack has left its own decisive imprint on the communication of the “image” as evidenced in the postmodern designs of Alchimia, Memphis and their successors. He has taken a new approach unlike classic object and product photography such as that of Aldo Ballo, producing emotionally and atmospherically charged compositions which have allowed viewers to catch a glimpse of the stories behind them, in a subjective, filmic, dramatic way.
Exhibition | Munich | Fall 2014
The Dowry of the Princess of Trebizond
Seven large stelae stand for the seven most beautiful cities in the small empire of Trebizond on the Black Sea: mythical, majestic beings from a distant time.
Display | Munich | Summer 2014