100 Years of Beuys
Loans from the Viehof Collection
Numerous museums in Germany and Austria are celebrating the Beuys Year in 2021. In May of this year, the controversial and much-discussed artist would have turned 100. 25 institutions in 13 cities are exploring the comprehensive work and its significance for today's society and cultural landscape.
The Viehof Collection is delighted to lend support to seven of the exhibitions with a total of 53 works, almost its entire Beuys holdings. These include well-known key works such as "Mensch" or "Dürer, I führe persönlich Baader + Meinhof durch die Dokumenta V". However, rarely shown drawings and small objects will also be on view.
Our loans were/are on view at the following institutions: Neue Galerie Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden in Wuppertal, Stiftung Zollverein/Ruhr Museum - Essen; Bundeskunsthalle Bonn; Lehmbruck-Museum - Duisburg, Museum Kurhaus Kleve and Kunstmuseen Krefeld.
All further details about the Beuys Year and the participating institutions can be found on the homepage available at the following link: