A MUSEUM IN GERMANY HAS REOPENED AS A SYMBOL OF THE IMPORTANCE OF ART AND CULTURE
The Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (K20 K21 Art Collection North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany) has reopened its locations for visitors as of May 5, 2020.
The normal opening hours for both venues will apply: Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 6pm and on weekends and public holidays from 11am to 6pm.
With this successive and responsible reopening of the museum, the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen hopes to be able to continue to contribute to the containment of the Covid-19 virus and at the same time send a signal regarding the importance of art and culture in these challenging times.
Which exhibitions await visitors in K20 and K21?
The Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen is particularly pleased that the exhibitions Pablo Picasso. The War Years. 1939–1945 at K20 (until June 14, 2020) and I'M NOT A NICE GIRL! at K21 (extended until June 28, 2020) can now be visited again. The realization of the exhibition Charlotte Posenenske. Work in Progress at K20 (coming soon, through August 2, 2020) is still in progress. The installation "in orbit" by the artist Tomás Saraceno at K21 will remain closed for the time being due to distance and hygiene regulations.
Cover phot: Mierla Laderman Ukeles Touch Sanitation Performance, 1979-80. Citywide permormance with 8.500 Sanitation workers. Courtesy of the artist, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York and the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen.