The exhibition on the eventful history of the site and the subsequent use of the buildings is now also accessible online with all exhibition texts and images. The look back at the former Gauforum completes the examination of art, culture and politics of classical modernism.
The presentation takes you on a journey through the library's collections, through the centuries and the history of translation: the Bible is invented as a new book with Martin Luther's translations, takes shape in dispute and generates new rivalries as well as points of view.
Ottilie von Goethe is considered one of the most fascinating but also most controversial women of her time. Until now, she has been the focus of attention as Goethe's daughter-in-law and unhappy wife. Now, the exhibition focuses on Ottilie von Goethe's intellectual life's work, which has received…
The exhibition focuses on works on paper from the Bauhaus holdings of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar. Natural science and technology combined with art historical connoisseurship raise entirely new issues in the exploration of these objects.
The starting point for the three installations by Esther Shalev-Gerz, Ori Gersht and Aura Rosenberg is Walter Benjamin's famous IX. History Thesis, which he wrote down in 1939 while fleeing persecution by the National Socialists.