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You can find the exhibition overview 2022 as a PDF document in German here.


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The Weimar Gauforum - A Legacy of the Third Reich

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.

June 4th, 2022 - January 18th, 2023

Translation as a dispute - Books on the move

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.

August 26h - December 18th, 2022

Courage for chaos. Ottilie von Goethe

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…

December 2nd, 2022 - January 30th, 2023

Colour. Design. Space. The colours of the Bauhaus

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.

March 12th - October 31st, 2022

Translating the World. Contemporary Perspectives on Walter Benjamin

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.