Martin Parr: Chichen Itza, Mexico 2002 © Martin Parr / Magnum Photos

Martin Parr

19/07 – 10/11/2019

Martin Parr is considered one of the most important representatives of contemporary documentary photography and a chronicler of our time. The NRW-Forum Düsseldorf will present the most comprehensive retrospective to date of the British photographer who scans the world with a precise and loving eye and at the same time holds up a mirror to it.

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19/07 - 10/11/2019

WHITEOUT is the world's first virtual reality group exhibition on contemporary performance art. The collective New Scenario have curated an exhibition with artists Maria Hassabi, Christian Falsnaes, and Va-Bene Elikem Fiatsi for the digital extension of the NRW-Forum that allows a unique and immersive experience with performance art in virtual space.

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Whiteout, Still, Christian Falsnaes © NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, New Scenario
In case you miss spending time in the garden already: Visit our Martin Parr Retrospective and enjoy the beautiful Düsseldorf allotment gardens! Until November 10th 🌻📸🌹... . Photo: Martin Parr: Germany. Dusseldorf. KGV Am Schwarzen Weg. 2018, Copyright Martin Parr / Magnum Photos @martinparrstudio @iksmedienarchiv @magnumphotos #martinparrretro #martinparr #gardening #photography #exhibition, 18. October 2019, ♥ 68

Bieke Depoorter 2015–2019


How close can a photographer get to the people they portray? Bieke Depoorter’s artistic work is based on her relationships with people and her own position as a photographer. The first solo exhibition in Germany of the Belgian Magnum photographer presents five series from 2015 to 2019.

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Bieke Depoorter: LEBANON. Beirut. August 3, 2018. Agata. © Bieke Depoorter / Magnum Photos

gute aussichten – junge deutsche fotografie 2019/2020

22/11/2019 - 16/2/2020

For the third time, the opening exhibition of the renowned young photographers award will take place at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf and present the best young photographers in Germany.

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gute aussichten 2018/19 Foto Anna Tiessen - Kommando Korn, www.guteaussichten.org
Wolfgang Tillmans “paper drop (Roma)”, 2007, Courtesy of Galerie Buchholz, Berlin/Köln

Made in Düsseldorf #2

Natascha Schmitten/Wolfgang Tillmans 22/11/19 - 06/01/2020

"Made in Düsseldorf" is an exhibition series in cooperation with  Stadtsparkasse Düsseldorf, which is dedicated to contemporary artists who are connected to the city of Düsseldorf through their studies, their place of residence or artistic content. The second edition confronts the installation "Düsseldorf Raum 2001 - 2007" by Wolfgang Tillmans with works by the artist Natascha Schmitten.

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VR workshops

22/11 - 30/11/2019

Virtual Reality has long since arrived in art and offers not only new, immersive forms of presentation, but also its very own creative possibilities. In cooperation with the VHS Düsseldorf and Lavamachine we offer VR courses for painting and sculpture.

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