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LEBENSLUST & TOTENTANZ


  • Kunsthalle Krems 3 Franz-Zeller Square Krems an der Donau, NÖ, 3500 Austria (map)

The exhibition features some 250 works, the most comprehensive presentation of one of the most prestigious collections in Europe, the Olbricht Collection.

The show allows an adventure through the art and cultural history the last 400 years: The works go a formal and thematic correspondences can be repeatedly hinted relationships that are part of our cultural history and our collective visual memory. The exhibition focuses on the existential themes of human life such as religion, sexuality, love, beauty, transience and death. It shows contemporary art that challenges to dialogue and moral and religious taboos breaks. The historic arch extending from Wunderkammer exhibits from the 16th, 17th and 18th century to contemporary works of the 20th and 21st centuries.

 

Earlier Event: June 11
The Wunderkammer
Later Event: November 19
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