Documenta Kassel, where contemporary art is at home
Every 5 years the largest series of contemporary art exhibitions held in Kassel. The town consists for 100 days only from Kunstinstalationen, exhibitions and performances.
The artistic world meets for the dOCUMENTA in Kassel.
Numerous events take place throughout the city, with many surprises happen
dOCUMENTA is a portmanteau, formed art exhibition in 1955 for the first then the series. The dOCUMENTA creators took the Latin word “documentum”, which in itself the meanings of “docere” – teach, and “mens” – spirit bears, and thus meet the claim of the art be created could. 2012 dOCUMENTA13 took place. The next 100 – day spectacle will play is expected to be back in the summer 2017 in Kassel.
The sky striker receives guests arriving at the central station in Kassel
During the dOCUMENTA will be both the Fridericanum uses fixed exhibitors such as z.B and built specifically for the dOCUMENTA locations such as the dOCUMENTA – Halle. Such premises which are apparently quite foreign art, such as warehouses or stations, are transformed and exposure just made.
Not only buildings used for the dOCUMeNTA. Many actions take place under the open sky.
At the contemporary art there are always some
The infrastructure of the city of Kassel is due to this modern and made comfortable for the numerous visitors.
For 100 days in the five year-old beat the City turns Documenta Kassel in a fusion of contemporary art, where the whole town is a gigantic exhibition stage.
Conceptual works from around the world shown in Kassel
The Friderticanum is located in the Centre of the city of Kassel and is a major hub for the dOCUMENTA. With its majestic outlines, it is one of the oldest public museums in Europe.
The Fridericianum is one of the focal points during the exhibition
Aue Pavilion / Riverside Park
Here in the originally baroque city park finds during the dOCUMENTA visitors except for outstanding landscape architecture, also much art and culture.
Enough space in the Karlsaue Park will find Baroque and modern
The dOCUMENTA Hall was built for the art exhibition and offers many rooms, restaurants and 1150sqm.
Elaborate multimedia works fascinate visitors
Gallery at the Schöne Aussicht
The new gallery is located above the City Park Kar Laue and is a part of the action during the dOCUMENTA
Film, photography, painting everything melts into each other
The dOCUMENTA unimaginably offers much for the short period of 100 days
The South Wing of the Kassel culture station has become an extraordinary exhibition and meeting place between Frankfurt and Hanover. The modern ambience offers space for over 400 people and is an important point of the exhibition.
There’s much more, but we can be over something for you, if you want to participate in this dream.
In the evening after the art-filled day, guests can enjoy enjoyable in the Karlsaue Park in the beautiful weather
The permanent exhibition “Frame” represents an interest
dOCUMENTA is remarkable and it is worth to make a city trip there
The shadow as a medium: Here you see a multimedia work by the impressive Nalini ranga