- Time of day3:00 PM until 4:00 PM
- Duration60 minutes
- Participantsmax. 25 people
- RegistrationRegistration and receipt of participation ticket 30 minutes before the start of the tour.
- PriceIncluded in entrance fee
With more than 170 pieces, the inventory of works by the American artist Cy Twombly in the Brandhorst Collection is unique worldwide. The tour provides the opportunity to immerse yourself in the incomparable work of the artist and to gain an insight into his multifaceted oeuvre in the media of painting, sculpture and drawing. Highlights such as the Rose Gallery or the monumental “Lepanto” Cycle (2001) are naturally included in the tour, which also examines Twombly’s lyrical combination of image and text.
The dark side of Pop Art
The Pop Art artists, especially Andy Warhol, glorified the icons of pop culture and were the first to show consumer goods and the products of the mass media in art. At the same time, their works also addressed the downside of capitalism and consumer culture, such as the obsession with superficialities. The tour shows how Pop Art could become, at one and the same time, a phenomenon of both mass culGo to the event
Mutual Interdependencies: Museum and Art Market – Achim Hochdörfer in conversation with Philipp Kaiser
The traditional boundaries between museums, galleries, auction houses, and private collectors are increasingly dissolving. Phenomenal price increases are placing state institutions under pressure. In contrast, commercial galleries are opening new sites all over the world, operating their own publishing houses, managing estates and staging academically curated overview exhibitions.PhiliGo to the event
"Meet Us"- Our Pi.lots
For its anniversary, Museum Brandhorst is presenting its collection anew. Works that have not been on view for a long time will be shown, but also pieces that have come into the collection since the museum opened in 2009 and which could not be made accessible to the public until now. Over the course of the anniversary weekend, the museum’s curators and conservators will present their favorite piGo to the event
Pop-Up Factory at Museum Brandhorst
OPEN WORKSHOPS FOR VISITORS OF ALL AGES IN THE LOUNGE OF MUSEUM BRANDHORST (1ST FLOOR) On the last Sunday of every month, our lounge on the first floor is transformed into a Pop-Up Factory. There, visitors of all ages can get creative in small, practical workshops, talk to our friendly team about art, discuss our exhibition and its relationship to eveGo to the event
Between identity politics and collective neurosis – Art and society from Andy Warhol to Damien Hirst
Since the 1960s many artists have addressed questions of identity in their works, with reference to skin color, sexual orientation or social class. They celebrate these identities, but also make discrimination visible. Together we look at artworks that focus on the theme of identity and contrast them with pieces that examine the desire for optimization and the collective neuroses of our performancGo to the event