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Until 18.2.2024

A BIALETTI CATALOGUE

Collection David Bergé

The artist David Bergé presents a possible Bialetti catalogue that gives an insight into the icon of 20th century coffee culture.

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20.-22.10.2023

GRASSIMESSE

International meeting place for design enthusiasts and lovers of beautiful things.

 

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05.11.2022 - 08.10.2023

MODERN GOODS

The Collector’s Passion for Design

In the Art déco-Pfeilerhalle concepts of more than 60 designers from the collection of the couple Inge und Wilfried Funke were presented.

 

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27.04.2023–24.09.2023

From Bonnard to Klemke

Illustrated Books and Portfolios from the Collection Wieland Schütz

The list of modern artists who have dedicated themselves to the book includes all the great names: it ranges from Manet, Picasso and Matisse to Slevogt, Kirchner and Barlach to Grieshaber, Heisig and Baselitz. They were all represented in this collection of more than 1,400 illustrated books given to the GRASSI Museum for Applied Arts by Berlin collector Wieland Schütz and form the centerpiece of this exhibition.

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08.02.–02.07.2023

ART DECO PORCELLAIN

Collection Prof. Peter W. Schatt

The museums shows porcellain jars from the 1920s to the early 1930s as part of a donation from the collector Prof. Dr. Peter W. Schatt in the new studio foyer.

 

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29.04.–07.05.2023

SABINE GROSCHUP: 3 blood drops three

tears dedications love crisis

The exhibition shows a representative selection of works from Groschup's four handkerchief cycles, each with his own hand-embroidered lyrics on handkerchiefs of different provenance.

 

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29. + 30.04.2023

Photobook Festival

The Leipzig Photobook Festival is an international festival that presents and celebrates the potential of the photo book medium in a contemporary context. In 2023, the focus will be on photo books from African countries, as African photo books are still little known in the photo book landscape in Europe and are only sporadically available on the European market. There will also be panel discussions, presentations and two exhibitions – a photo book and a photography exhibition.

 

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24.11.2022-26.03.2023

DEEP-SEATED

The Secret Art of Upholstery

The exhibition united more than 100 upholstered furniture of the past 400 years, from Renaissance chair over council chair of the early 17th century, from the first fitness device Chamber Horse of the late 18th century up to the admired design object and the experiments of the last centuries.

 

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