Fast Fashion. The Dark Side of Fashion
12th October 2018 – 24th February 2019
A critical glimpse behind the scenes of glamorous fashion. more details
Pilgrimage - Longing for Bliss?
8th October 2015 – 4th April 2017
14 pilgrimage sites from all over the world. more details
Madonna meets Uma
16th October 2015 – 31st January 2016
Valuable works from the Museum Schnütgen are visiting their neighbours in the Rautenstrauch-Joest Museum – and vice versa. Flyer
Made in Oceania: Tapa - Art and Social Landscapes
12th October 2013 - 27th April 2014
Albert Watson: 14 days in Benin
28th April - 28th July 2013
The Divine Heart of Things: Pre-Columbian Art of the Ludwig Collection
29th September 2012 - 3rd March 2013
Objects from South and Middle America of the Ludwigs collection. more details
3rd - 16th December 2012
Interactive project with cologne citizens.
Rama and Sita - Indias most beautiful lovestory
21th April - 21th October 2012
The exhibition presented 87 exquisite paintings from the 16th to 19th century portraying episodes from the Ramayana.
5th - 21th October 2012
Literary Installation from Youssouf Amine Elalamy. more details
Lawrence of Arabia - Genesis of a Myth
30th April - 11th September 2011
The exhibition was taking a critical look at T.E. Lawrence as a figure in contemporary history. more details
Afropolis. Stadt, Medien, Kunst.
05th November - 13th March 2011
The Afropolis exhibition was showcasing five African cities - Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Kinshasa and Johannesburg.
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