Felix Vallotton

The Art of woodcarving: Xylographies from Dürer to nowadays

Inauguration: 9th of February 2018 at 7 p.m.
Exhibition period: 10th February – 11th March 2018
Opening hours: Tue - Fri 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. & Sat - Sun 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Closed: 13th February 2018
 
On February 9th 2018, starts the exhibition "The Art of woodcarving: Xylographies from Dürer to nowadays" at the City Museum Bruneck | Brunico.
Since the end of the 14th century the printed image has been spread, now that paper was available. Initially, single page prints were highly requested for personal enrichment (e.g. collectionism) with religious themes for devotional images and portraits of saints and holy helpers. Later, this reproduction technique has been used as a private and public device of communication.

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Women in the garden

Hermann Mahl - Pioneer of color photography in Puster Valley

Inauguration: 15th of December 2017 at 7 p.m.

Exhibition period: 16th December 2017 – 28th January 2018

Opening hours: Tue - Fri 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. & Sat – Sun, public holidays 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Closed: 24.12.2017

Immerse yourself in the past, slip into the role of the attentive observer, owner of theprinting office named Mahl'sche Buchdruckerei, publisher of the Pusterthaler Bote and committee member of the cultural association Museumsverein founded in 1912 and see the city of Bruneck and the surrounding area through the eyes of the cosmopolitan and art-loving amateur photographer Hermann Mahl.

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Ragnvald Blix, Un buongustaio, 1913 © Ragnvald & Ida Blix’ Fond, Copenhagen, e collezione Seeber Vipiteno

FingerPointing - Politics, women, art, lifestyle: Caricatures from 150 years

Exhibition opening:14th of July 2017 at 7 p.m.

Summer opening hours (15th July - 31st August): Tue - Sun 10 a.m. - 12 a.m. & 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Opening hours: Tue - Fri 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. & Sat - Sun 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

The drawing pencil as pointer at good and evil, at the paradox or contradictory in everyday life, at the phoney pride, feigned bourgeois sensibilities and disguised greed.  The index finger points at the society’s plainful area, at its weak point, itsubjects powerful men to public disgrace. Caricaturists are finger-pointers, as well as denunciators.

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