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Brandhorst Flag Commission: Nora Turato

Permanent exhibition

Cy Twombly at Museum Brandhorst

Museum Brandhorst
Theresienstraße 35A 80333 München

Opening “Future Bodies from a Recent Past”

  • LanguageGerman
  • Time of day7:00 PM until 00:00 AM
  • Duration300 minutes
  • RegistrationFree entrance, no registration necessary


We are delighted to invite you to the preview of the exhibition “Future Bodies from a Recent Past – Sculpture, Technology, and the Body since the 1950s” at Museum Brandhorst. The exhibition brings to life a hitherto little-noticed phenomenon in art and sculpture in particular: the reciprocal interpenetration of body and technology. With works by around 60 artists—primarily from Europe, the USA and Japan—the exhibition is dedicated to the major technological changes since the post-war period and takes a look at their influence on our ideas of bodies. The exhibition is a journey through materials, forms, and modes of expression in sculpture, which has changed more in the last 70 years than probably ever before in its long history.


Opening speeches:

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Maaz, General Director Bayerischen Staatsgemäldesammlungen

Achim Hochdörfer, Director Museum Brandhorst

Patrizia Dander, Chief Curator


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