The Fall of the Stars

18.03.2018 – 26.08.2018

Jahresprogramm 2 2018

Annual Programme 2/2018

We are very pleased to be able to present the first edition of our annual programme to you, providing you with the best possible information about our exhibitions, our inclusive mediation programme for young and old, our excursions, seminars, and concerts.

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Special Exhibition | 14.10.2018 – 27.01.2019

across boundaries

With the exhibition, the Draiflessen Collection is dedicating itself to the qualities of maps as surfaces for projecting the world. The exhibition puts maps from various epochs in relation to artworks by international artists that examine the cartographic depiction of space or the influence of maps on our view of the world.

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Showcase Exhibition | 15.11.2018 – 17.02.2019

TRAVEL.PICTURES

The cabinet exhibition puts Nicolas de Nicolay’s (1517–1583) travel report in dialogue with selected books and Ottoman textiles of the early modern period and consequently shows the great significance of this travel report for the European idea of people living in the Ottoman Empire.

Handschrift brenninkmejer
Symposium | 16.11.2018 | 09.00 – 17.30

Symposium on 'Estate and Family Names Ending with "-meier"or "-meyer" in Tecklenburger Land'

On 16 November, the Draiflessen Collection would like to dedicate itself to one entire family of names—those with "-meier" or "-meyer" as their the root—in a scholarly symposium. Since, even though Brenninkmeyer, Eschmeier, Langemeyer, or Tassemeier—the series could be extended indefinitely—are family names that appear with great frequency in Westphalia, surprisingly little is known about their genesis and development.

Blog

27.06.2018 Der Fall der Sterne – ein Zwischenbericht

Nach gut drei Monaten, also mehr als der Hälfte der Ausstellungsdauer fanden wir es eine gute Idee, mal zu hören, wie unsere Besucher auf die Ausstellung reagieren. Das wollten wir teilen.

12.06.2018 Volontariat? Was ist das?

Was heißt das eigentlich: Volontariat im Museum? Wer macht das und was lernt man überhaupt dabei? Laura Oymanns, zunächst für ein Jahr Praktikantin, dann wissenschaftliche Volontärin an der Draiflessen Collection, hat ihre Tätigkeit aus ihrer Sicht geschildert und von ihren Erfahrungen berichtet.