Showcase Exhibition | 31.01.2018 – 12.10.2018
The Liberna Study Room remains open presenting the highlights of our collection. We kindly ask that you make an appointment with us in advance, as the space can only accommodate a limited number of people.
Special Exhibition | 18.03.2018 – 26.08.2018
Julian Rosefeldt | Albrecht Dürer | Johannes Gerson
Apocalyptic conceptions of the end of the world have fascinated mankind for centuries. This exhibition brings together Julian Rosefeldt’s (*1965) video work “In the Land of Drought”, Albrecht Dürer’s (1471–1528) illustrations for the Book of Revelation, and eschatological proclamations of the theologian Jean Gerson (1363–1429).
Special Exhibition | 14.10.2018 – 27.01.2019
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.
Showcase Exhibition | 15.11.2018 – 17.02.2019
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.