Current exhibitions:

Gedruckte Werte (Printed Values)

16 March to 14 August 2016

Opening: 15 March 2016, 6 pm 

 

 

Commercial papers are very special print works. The exhibition "Printed Values" presents stocks and other security papers from Leipzig and Saxony of the last 200 years.

On the basis of numerous exhibits the exhibition illustrates the history, design and production of commercial bonds with a focus on companies from Leipzig and Saxony. It shows also for the first time original historical printing forms, frames, guilloches wood engravings.

 

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Ingo Schulze - Einübung ins Paradies

An Artist-Book with woodcuts by augen:falter

17 March to 14 August 2016

 

The cabinet exhibition shows the creation of the 12th work of the edition The Woodcut-Books of the Edition Klaus Raasch, Hamburg.
The color-woodcuts are created by the Leipzig artists group augen:falter: Inka Grebner, Urte von Maltzahn-Lietz, Gerlinde Meyer, Franziska Neubert, Julia Penndorf, Nadine Respondek-Tschersich, Petra Schuppenhauer und Katja Zwirnmann. A selection of printing plates, single prints and a sample page of Linotype text are shown in the exhibition.

 

 

More information in the leaflet (in  German).

Some Handwritten letters

24 April to 3 July 2016

Opening: 22 April 2016, 7 pm, with Jost Hochuli

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