Exhibitions & Events

The left half of the image shows a pink stone, which connects to a gray metal strip. In the center of the image is a green metal strip, in the right half of the image gray metal. In between there is a thin strip in which blurred green leaves can be seen. Cyprien Gaillard, Frankfurter Schacht, 2021 (detail), photo: Max Paul
CYPRIEN GAILLARD Frankfurter Schacht Exhibition Public sculpture at Taunusanlage
Marcel Duchamp, Coeurs Volants (Fluttering Hearts), 1936/1961, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Graphische Sammlung, Archiv (Bibliothek) Serge Stauffer, erworben 1993 mit Lotto-Mitteln, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022. Image description: On a white background you can see a heart. The heart is designed alternately in bright red and light blue color.
MARCEL DUCHAMP Exhibition at MUSEUMMMK Exhibition until Monday, 3 October 2022
Stéphane Mandelbaum, P. de Max, 1984 (Detail), MUSEUM MMK FÜR MODERNE KUNST
STÉPHANE MANDELBAUM Exhibition at TOWERMMK Exhibition until Sunday, 30 October 2022
On a light gray concrete floor lies a steel plate on which a liquid has formed puddles. Dirty cords, chains and hoses lie interwoven in them. Image: Mire Lee, Horizontal Forms, 2020 (detail), photo: Yonje Kim
MIRE LEE Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love Exhibition at ZOLLAMTMMK Exhibition until Sunday, 4 September 2022
Image description: On display is a portrait of Arthur Rimbaud drawn in dark blue ballpoint pen. The portrait shows Rimbaud from the chest up, his chin resting on his left hand. The very thick, luxuriant hairstyle is striking. The portrait is centered on a white sheet and rectangularly outlined in ballpoint pen. Below it is written in cursive "A Rimbaud". Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, A. Rimbaud, 1980, Collection Arié Mandelbaum
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK Di 9 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: Two pen and ink drawings of a tailcoat. One drawing shows the front and one the back. The lining of the tailcoat is grey chequered. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Jaquette (Jacket), 1956, private collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Mi 10 Aug 2022, 17:00
Image description: Black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp's alter ego Rrose Sélavy. She wears a hat pulled low on her face and a fur around her neck. Her eyes and lips are made up. Credit: Marcel Duchamp and Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp as Rrose Sélavy, 1920/1921, Philadelphia Museum of Art: The Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White Collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Do 11 Aug 2022, 16:00
image description: One looks at a floor covered with carpenter's board which is smeared with concrete. A heap of small concrete drops is piled up on it from which two wire structures, also covered in concrete, are rising. In the left foreground another wire structure hangs. credit: Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022
English Guided Tour Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK Sa 13 Aug 2022, 11:00
Image description: Image of a perfume bottle with the inscription "Belle Haleine. Eau de Voilette" in red. Above the writing is a picture of Rrose Sélavy. The image of the bottle is surrounded by the repeated lettering "New York Dada April 1921". The lettering is in the same red as the image of the bottle. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, New York Dada, 1921, Art Collection Alychlo/Marc Coucke, Belgium, © Association Marcel Duchamp / Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 13 Aug 2022, 15:00
Image description: On a sage green background lies a fragile, round ampoule made of glass, which tapers at the bottom end. At the other end, the vessel opens into a hook from which you can hang the ampoule. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Georges Hugnet, Dora Maar, Ampoule Containing 50 c.c. of Paris Air, 1937, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, © Dora Maar Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS) / Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
English Guided Tour Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 13 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: A box bound in red linen is seen, lying open on a white background. On the right side there is a black silhouette of a face in profile on a dark red background. On the left side of the opened box are many different black and white photographs of Marcel Duchamp's works. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Robert Lebel, Eau & Gaz à tous les étages, 1958 – 1959, Art Collection Alychlo/Marc Coucke, Belgium, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 14 Aug 2022, 12:00
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK So 14 Aug 2022, 14:00
Image description: Shown is a drawing of an androgynous person dressed in a suit with a short haircut. Standing in three-quarter profile, ¬¬they is supporting their left arm at the waist. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Léo, 1909/10, private collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 14 Aug 2022, 15:00
Image description: You can see a composition that consists of many small-scale drawings, symbols and writing. One can make out many small figures, some of which are carrying weapons. In the left part of the picture there is a man with a star, possibly a Star of David, on his chest. Ballpoint pen and colored pencils were used for the drawing. Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, Composition (figure au masque), v. 1980, Collection Arié Mandelbaum
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK Di 16 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: A urinal tilted by 90 degrees lies on a white background. The urinal lies on the floor with the side which usually is mounted on the wall. The urinal is signed in black with "R. Mutt" and the year 1917. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, 1917/1964, The National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Mi 17 Aug 2022, 17:00
Image description: On a white background lies a catalog bound in red linen with the inscription "éros cést la vie Rrose Sélavy" ("Love is the life Rrose Sélavy”). Credit: Eros c’est la vie. Rrose Sélavy, pun by Marcel Duchamp printed on the cover of Arturo Schwarz’s book The Large Glass and Related Works, Vol. 2, 1968, MUSEUMMMKFÜR MODERNE KUNST, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Do 18 Aug 2022, 16:00
Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022. image description: One looks at a floor covered with carpenter's board which is smeared with concrete. A heap of small concrete drops is piled up on it from which two wire structures, also covered in concrete, are rising. In the left foreground another wire structure hangs.
English Guided Tour Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK Sa 20 Aug 2022, 11:00
Image description: A black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp is shown. His face is covered with bath foam. Credit: Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Monte Carlo Bond, 1924, Centre Pompidou, Paris. Musée national d’art moderne-Centre de création industrielle © Association Marcel Duchamp / Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Booklet Workshop Workshop at MUSEUMMMK Sa 20 Aug 2022, 11:30 — 13:00
Image description: You can see a black and white image of an open book with geometric drawings. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Readymade malheureux (Unhappy Readymade), 1919, print of a retouched photograph for the Boîte-en-valise, 1935-1941, Art Collection Alychlo / Marc Coucke, Belgium, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 20 Aug 2022, 15:00
Image description: On a sage green background lies a fragile, round ampoule made of glass, which tapers at the bottom end. At the other end, the vessel opens into a hook from which you can hang the ampoule. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Georges Hugnet, Dora Maar, Ampoule Containing 50 c.c. of Paris Air, 1937, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, © Dora Maar Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS) / Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
English Guided Tour Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 20 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: A black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp's profile view is shown. The name "Rrose Sélavy" is written twice across the photograph in yellow handwriting. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Shuzo Takiguchi, Rrose Sélavy in Wilson-Lincoln System from To and From Rrose Sélavy 1967, published 1968, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Plain Language Tour Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 11:30
Image description:  A black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp is shown. His face is covered with bath foam. Credit: Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Monte Carlo Bond, 1924, Centre Pompidou, Paris. Musée national d’art moderne-Centre de création industrielle © Association Marcel Duchamp / Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 12:00
Image description: There is a portrait of a man drawn in pencil in three-quarter view. The person wears a beard, short parted hair and looks over his left shoulder. The mouth is slightly open. One can see the closed collar of a white shirt, a dark tied tie and the shoulder part of a jacket. The image area around the portrait has been left blank. On the left edge of the image extend small handwritten notes in different languages, symbols and drawings. Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, Kischmatores! (Portrait d'Arié Mandelbaum), 1982, Private Collection, Brussels
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 14:00
Marcel Duchamp, De ou par Marcel Duchamp ou Rrose Sélavy (La Boîte-en-Valise, Serie C), 1958 (detail), Collection Hummel, Vienna, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
The secret of the box – the game for the exhibition Special Event at MUSEUMMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 14:00, 14:30, 15:00
Image description: Two pen and ink drawings of a tailcoat. One drawing shows the front and one the back. The lining of the tailcoat is grey chequered. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Jaquette (Jacket), 1956, Private Collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 15:00
Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022. image description: One looks into a dirty concrete mixer. In its opening lies a slimy looking, organic form made of ropes, hoses and cable ties that appears to be rising in the mixer.
Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: You can see a portrait of a young man drawn in pencil. The person is shown from chest height, has a narrow face, dark drawn lips and bangs falling over the right eye. The man is wearing a white shirt with a striped tie and a dark jacket. "P. de Max" is handwritten across the torso. Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, P. de Max, 1984 (detail), MUSEUMMMKFÜR MODERNE KUNST
English Guided Tour Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK So 21 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: On display is a portrait of Arthur Rimbaud drawn in dark blue ballpoint pen. The portrait shows Rimbaud from the chest up, his chin resting on his left hand. The very thick, luxuriant hairstyle is striking. The portrait is centered on a white sheet and rectangularly outlined in ballpoint pen. Below it is written in cursive "A Rimbaud". Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, A. Rimbaud, 1980, Collection Arié Mandelbaum
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK Di 23 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: A urinal tilted by 90 degrees lies on a white background. The urinal lies on the floor with the side which usually is mounted on the wall. The urinal is signed in black with "R. Mutt" and the year 1917. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, 1917/1964, The National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Mi 24 Aug 2022, 17:00
Image description: Black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp lying with his back on a table covered with a white tablecloth. He looks through a semicircular glass pane about 1.50 meters long, which stands in front of him on the table and which he holds with both hands. On the glass which is set in lead wire, you can see the motif of the water mill. Credit: Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp et glissière contenant un moulin à eau en métaux voisins (Marcel Duchamp and Glider Containing a Water Mill in Neighboring Metals), 1917, MUSEUMMMKFÜR MODERNE KUNST, © Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Do 25 Aug 2022, 16:00
Credit: Joseph Beuys, Capri-Batterie, 1985, Sammlung MUSEUM MMK FÜR MODERNE KUNST, acquired with generous support from the 3x8 Fonds, an initiative of 12 Frankfurt based companies and the City of Frankfurt, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider. image description: One can see a yellow light bulb attached to a lemon its left, slightly slanted upwards on a table.
KLICK #2 Energie Workshop Sa 27 Aug 2022, 10:30 — 12:00
Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022. image description: One sees a background composed of blockboard. On it handwritten notations in German and Korean are made in thick concrete. A bit off center hangs a round structure with a hole made of concrete, that is reminiscent of a shell. The light falls in from the left side of the picture.
English Guided Tour Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK Sa 27 Aug 2022, 11:00
Image description: On a white background you can see a heart. The heart is designed alternately in bright red and light blue color. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Coeurs Volants (Fluttering Hearts), 1936/1961, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Graphische Sammlung, Archiv (Bibliothek) Serge Stauffer, erworben 1993 mit Lotto-Mitteln, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 27 Aug 2022, 15:00
Image description: Sepia photograph of Marcel Duchamp sitting on a toilet in a bathroom. His back is leaning against the wall and he looks expressionlessly into the camera. Towels hang from the wall above his head. Credit: Photographer unknown, Marcel Duchamp, probably seated in the bathroom of the Arensberg´s apartment, New York City, 1915, private collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
English Guided Tour Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 27 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: A box bound in red linen is seen, lying open on a white background. On the right side there is a black silhouette of a face in profile on a dark red background. On the left side of the opened box are many different black and white photographs of Marcel Duchamp's works. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Robert Lebel, Eau & Gaz à tous les étages, 1958 – 1959, Art Collection Alychlo/Marc Coucke, Belgium, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 28 Aug 2022, 12:00
Image description: You can see a composition that consists of many small-scale drawings, symbols and writing. One can make out many small figures, some of which are carrying weapons. In the left part of the picture there is a man with a star, possibly a Star of David, on his chest. Ballpoint pen and colored pencils were used for the drawing. Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, Composition (figure au masque), v. 1980, Collection Arié Mandelbaum
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK So 28 Aug 2022, 14:00
Image description: A black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp's profile view is shown. The name "Rrose Sélavy" is written twice across the photograph in yellow handwriting. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Shuzo Takiguchi, Rrose Sélavy in Wilson-Lincoln System from To and From Rrose Sélavy 1967, published 1968, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
MMK gebärdet Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK So 28 Aug 2022, 15:00
Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022. image description: One looks into a dirty concrete mixer. In its opening lies a slimy looking, organic form made of ropes, hoses and cable ties that appears to be rising in the mixer.
Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK So 28 Aug 2022, 16:00
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK Di 30 Aug 2022, 16:00
Image description: Black and white photograph of Marcel Duchamp's alter ego Rrose Sélavy. She wears a hat pulled low on her face and a fur around her neck. Her eyes and lips are made up. Credit: Marcel Duchamp and Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp as Rrose Sélavy, 1920/1921, Philadelphia Museum of Art: The Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White Collection, © Association Marcel Duchamp / Man Ray Trust / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022
Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Mi 31 Aug 2022, 17:00
Mire Lee, Look, I’m a fountain of filth raving mad with love, 2022
English Guided Tour Mire Lee Tour at ZOLLAMTMMK Sa 3 Sep 2022, 11:00
Image description: On display is a bronze cast of a sink stopper. Credit: Marcel Duchamp, Bouche-Evier (Sink Stopper), 1964, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, © Association Marcel Duchamp / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2022, photo: Axel Schneider
English Guided Tour Marcel Duchamp Tour at MUSEUMMMK Sa 3 Sep 2022, 16:00
Image description: Shown is a portrait of Pier Paolo Pasolini. The picture, drawn in dark blue ballpoint pen, shows him with his upper body turned slightly sideways, his gaze directed over his left shoulder. His hair is combed into a side parting and he is wearing a dotted shirt with tie and jacket. The area around the portrait has been left empty, only on the left edge of the picture, next to a yellow tape, small drawings and writing can be seen. Credit: Stéphane Mandelbaum, Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1980, Private Collection
Stéphane Mandelbaum Tour at TOWERMMK So 4 Sep 2022, 14:00