50 years documenta


In commemoration of the documenta's 50th anniversary, this exhibition will present a comprehensive textual and visual overview of the first ten art shows in Kassel. The artists Hans Peter Feldmann, Olaf Metzel and Ayse Erkmen will supplement the historical material in the exhibition with new pictures, photographs and videos of their own. By combining the documentation with artistic works, even laypeople will appreciate the archive that provides new insights into 50 years of art and contemporary history.

Artistic director: Michael Glasmeier

Artists: Friederike Feldmann, Thomas Huber, Olaf Metzel, Hans Peter Feldmann, Tacita Dean, Maria Eichhorn, Ayse Erkmen, Georg Herold, Jonathan Monk, Alexander Roob, Tyyne Claudia Pollmann, Kai Vöckler

Venues: Kassel and other locations abroad


documenta und Museum
Fridericianum Veranstaltungs-GmbH

Friedrichsplatz 18

34117 Kassel