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EXHIBITIONS IN RUHR

Inspiring contemporary and period works of art are shown at exhibitions running in numerous cultural institutions in the Ruhr Metropolis at most times throughout the year.

Visitors viewing art
© Ruhr Tourismus / Jochen Schlutius

The landscape of art venues and museums across the Ruhr Metropolis is vast. Thus, magnificent works of art are shown at well presented exhibitions at most times throughout the year. These are financed by the State of NRW, other patrons and locally.

Iconic greats include Museum Folkwang, the Red Dot Design Museum at Stiftung Zollverein, Gasometer Oberhausen, Dortmunder U, the Art Museums of  Gelsenkirchen and Mülheim, Ruhr Museum as well as curiosities such as the Cookery, Brewery and German Football museums.

These and other diverse cultural institutions regularly instigate well conceived and meticulously presented selections of some their fine pieces. Furthermore, periodic exhibits reveal a leading depth of conceptual understanding. This, paired with magnificent research and comprehensive insight, reveals a delight for both the eye and the intellect of enthusiasts.

Curators also benefit from an international reputation, attracting stunning works from the finest and sometimes rarest collections from across the globe.

By Vincent Green, Feb 25 2021

<November 2022>
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 1SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
2SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
3SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
4SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
5SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
6SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
7SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
8SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
9SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
10SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
11SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
12SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
13SammlungSammlungNeupräsentation der Sammlung Kunsthalle Recklinghausen ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
Body & SoulBody & SoulBODY & SOUL
DENKEN, FÜHLEN, ZÄHNEPUTZEN
Dortmunder U
14ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
15ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
16ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
17ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
18ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
19ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
20ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
21ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
22ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
23ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
24ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
25ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
26DifferentDifferentDifferent than it seems / Anders als es scheint
Eine Gruppenausstellung zu aktuellen Positionen zu Kunst und Schein, Illusion und Täuschung
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
27DifferentDifferentDifferent than it seems / Anders als es scheint
Eine Gruppenausstellung zu aktuellen Positionen zu Kunst und Schein, Illusion und Täuschung
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
28DifferentDifferentDifferent than it seems / Anders als es scheint
Eine Gruppenausstellung zu aktuellen Positionen zu Kunst und Schein, Illusion und Täuschung
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
29DifferentDifferentDifferent than it seems / Anders als es scheint
Eine Gruppenausstellung zu aktuellen Positionen zu Kunst und Schein, Illusion und Täuschung
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
30DifferentDifferentDifferent than it seems / Anders als es scheint
Eine Gruppenausstellung zu aktuellen Positionen zu Kunst und Schein, Illusion und Täuschung
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
ParadiesParadiesDAS ZERBRECHLICHE PARADIES Gasometer Oberhausen DiscoveringDiscoveringNEW WORLDS
Discovering the Collection
Museum Folkwang
OlbrichtOlbricht"...EVEN THE EXPERT MARVELS!"
Works from the Olbricht Collection
Museum Folkwang
DiscoveredDiscoveredEXPRESSIONISTS AT FOLKWANG
Discovered – Defamed – Celebrated
Museum Folkwang
Image CapitalImage CapitalIMAGE CAPITAL
Estelle Blaschke & Armin Linke
Museum Folkwang
    
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