Kunstverein Friedrichshafen

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City Guide Bodensee: the Kunstverein Friedrichshafen
Nezaket Ekici: "Fountain", 2004/10, Performance anlässlich der Ausstellung "Nezaket Ekici - Alles fließt", 2010 (Courtesy Kunstverein Friedrichshafen)


Established in 1983 the institution puts on five shows a year with a focus on installation, video, photography and performance.

The Kunstverein is also housed in the ensemble of the onetime port terminal. Two rooms with a total of 115 square meters are at its disposal and are connected to one another in the manner of a gallery by stairs. Established 1983 the institution holds five exhibitions a year, presenting well-known artists in solo shows. There is a focus on positions in installation, video, photography and performance. Many of the artists such as Heike Aumüller, Klaus-Martin Treder or Tamara Grcic come from Southern Germany - and are known much farther afield. Larger presentations such as Szeneliebling in 2011 are organized in cooperation with the Zeppelin Museum.

Kunstverein Friedrichshafen

Address: Buchhornplatz 6, Friedrichshafen; opening hours: Tues. – Fri. 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; please consult the website for information about the opening hours on public holidays.

Kunstmuseum St. Gallen (1), Museum zu Allerheiligen/Schaffhausen (2), Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen (3), Kunsthaus Bregenz (4), Magazin 4/Bregenz (5), Kunstraum Dornbirn (6), Kunsthalle Sankt Gallen (7), Hallen für Neue Kunst/Schaffhausen (8), Kunstverein Friedrichshafen (9)