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.
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.