Capturing time

3. July to 3. October 2016

An exhibition of the Evelyn Richter Archive of the Ostdeutsche Sparkassenstiftung at the Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig. For the first time in a museum exhibition, the three photographers Ursula Arnold (1929-2012), Arno Fischer (1927-2011) and Evelyn Richter (*1930) are being presented together, with a representative selection of their extensive bodies of work displayed in relation to one another. Commonalities and differences become apparent, together with the respectively specific approaches. … read more

Albert von Zahn

Walking the line between art and science

8. September to 8. January 2017

Was Albert von Zahn an art historian, artist or even both? This exhibition aims to address this question in depth. Zahn, born in Leipzig in 1836, studied Painting at the Königliche Akademie der bildenden Künste in Dresden from 1854 to 1858. After graduating he did not pursue the career of an artist, turning instead to the science of art. … read more