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Here you can find all the media-relevant information, images and press material related to the exhibitions, events and projects at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf. The image material that is provided may be used free of charge for topic-related reports and if a notice of the respective copyright is included. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, or require additional material. If you are not yet on our press release distribution list we would be pleased to add your name to our list. Please send us an e-mail.

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

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 NRW-Forum Düsseldorf is showing the most comprehensive solo exhibition to date of the Belgian Magnum photographer’s work in Germany, comprising five series from 2015 to 2019.

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Markus Seibel – Europas Herbst / Europe’s Fall, 2012 –2019,

gute aussichten – junge deutsche fotografie 2019/2020

22/11/19 - 16/2/2020

With the exhibition "gute aussichten 2019/2020", the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf is once again presenting the opening exhibition of the renowned Young Talent Award from 22 November 2019 to 16 February 2020. Now the winners of this year's award have been announced. „Krieg und Frieden in Zeiten globaler Desinformation“ is the central theme running through the 2019/2020 exhibition and linking the works of the prizewinners.

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Wolfgang Tillmans “paper drop (Roma)”, 2007, Courtesy of Galerie Buchholz, Berlin/Köln

Made in Düsseldorf #2

Natascha Schmitten/Wolfgang Tillmans
22/11/2019 - 05/01/2020

"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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About NRW-Forum Düsseldorf
Plakatmotiv © NRW-Forum Düsseldorf / Idee & Design: KesselsKramer

The NRW-Forum Düsseldorf in Data
Campaign by KesselsKramer

Nothing seems more important today than collecting data. The behaviour of museum visitors can also be recorded and evaluated for marketing purposes. The international advertising agency KesselsKramer has designed a campaign for the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf based on a public survey conducted by the city of Düsseldorf and surveys conducted by the NRW-Forum and focusing on the data itself.

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© NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto Katja Illner


© NRW-Forum Düsseldorf


© NRW-Forum Düsseldorf / Foto: Tatjana Ebermann


Ausstellungsansicht Olaf Breuning: Sand Sculpture, 2016 / NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto B Babic


Ausstellungsansicht Planet B / NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto B. Babic


Ausstellungsansicht Ego Update / Erik Kessels: My Feet, 2015 © NRW-Forum Düsseldorf / Foto: Andreas Kuschner / ALIMONIE


Virtueller Anbau NRW-Forum © Manuel Roßner


Next Level 2017 NRW-Forum © NRWKS / Foto: Robin Junicke


Meta Marathon 2019, Pepper, NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto Katja Illner


Alain Bieber / © NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto Katja Illner


Alain Bieber im Gespräch mit Sophia beim Meta Marathon 2019, © NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Foto Katja Illner


Alain Bieber / Foto B. Babic



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