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Dear visitors, due to the new regulations to fight the Corona pandemie, the Brücke-Museum will be closed until 31 January 2021.

 

Stay healthy, we look already forward to welcoming you again!

“My dear Mr. Düttmann, now that the furore of the opening has died down, I would like to waste no time in thanking you most sincerely once again. Your building for Brücke-Museum is a creation one can’t help but praise … The building has good proportions and correct dimensions throughout … and the landscape has been incorporated in a way that is nothing short of exhilarating. It will no doubt bring cheer to each and every visitor while they are here … Yours always, KSR” … More

Outside view of Brücke-Museum, September 1967, photo: Reinhard Friedrich, Academy of Arts, Berlin, Werner Düttmann Archive, No. 33 F.33/8

The Collection Online of the Brücke-Museum now includes, next to the paintings, also works on paper in digital form. Here you can discover works by Brücke members, their companions and friends.


We hope you enjoy browsing! … More

In 1964, the artist Karl Schmidt-Rottluff initiated the establishment of a museum in his city of residence Berlin to honour the artists’ group Brücke. With a donation to the State of Berlin, he laid the foundation for its collection. Just three years later, on 15 September 1967, Brücke-Museum opened in a new building designed by Werner Düttmann in Berlin’s Dahlem district. … More

Installation view of the first collection display, 1967, photo: Ingeborg Lommatzsch © Ingeborg Lommatzsch

The Argentinian-Swiss painter Vivian Suter’s invitation to the Brücke-Museum marks the first time that the collection will enter into a direct dialogue with a contemporary artist.  The expansive installation presents Suter’s … ... More

Installation view Vivian Suter. Bonzos Dream, 2020, photo: Roman März © Brücke-Museum

Design

A unique logo for each exhibition

For the graphics of the new exhibition Vivian Suter. Bonzo's Dream, the logo is based on the lettering Brücke by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner from 1906. It can be found on the title page of the program of the artists' group Brücke, which had formed only one year earlier.

 

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Title Vignette of the program of the artist group Brücke, 1906, woodcut, Brücke-Museum