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Museum Brandhorst
Theresienstraße 35A 80333 München
Themed tour

It matters—Sculpture and Materiality

Key data

  • Time of day6:30 until 7:30 PM
  • Target groupsTeenagers, Adults, Teachers
  • RegistrationTour included in the price of admission | Please pick up your ticket at the information desk about 15 minutes before the tour starts | Free tickets for children and young people under 18 years


The spectrum of materials used in sculpture has expanded enormously since the 1950s. Artists quickly adopted new products and the materials. In the exhibition, for example, we encounter sculptures made of pantyhose, various plastics, but also candy. Where do these materials come from? What do they mean? And: Will sculpture dematerialize in the digital age? The guided tour explores the link between art and technology and sheds light on their production contexts.


Following different themes, we invite you every Thursday and Saturday to join us for a one-hour tour of the special exhibition “Future Bodies from a Recent Past—Sculpture, Technology, and the Body since the 1950s.” The tour is included in the price of admission.



The art education program accompanying the special exhibition "Future Bodies from a Recent Past" was developed as part of “dive in. Programme for Digital Interactions” of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes (German Federal Cultural Foundation) with funding by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM) through the NEUSTART KULTUR programme.


The program was also generously supported by PIN. Freunde der Pinakothek der Moderne e.V.

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