Opened in 1990, the museum is one of the most distinguished art museums on the German side of Lake Constance. The museum focuses on classical modern art and contemporary art from the four-country region of Lake Constance and the German southwest. On 1000m2 and two floors, the house shows four to six collection and special exhibitions annually. Preferably during the summer months, the museum presents a selection from its art-historical collection of "Höri artists" with works by Otto Dix, Erich Heckel, Max Ackermann and many others.
Meinrad Schade. War without War.
When is a war actually over? Meinrad Schade's long-term photographic study focuses on the before, after and aftermath of warlike and protracted conflicts. Since 2003, the photographer has travelled to the states and crisis areas of the former Soviet Union, to Israel and Palestine, but also to...
Thomas Kitzinger. 24.10.1955.
What drives a painter to create over 100 portraits in the same, reduced form? Since 2008, the Freiburg-based painter Thomas Kitzinger (*1955) has been painting strikingly lifelike half-length portraits in the same format, always showing people from his immediate and wider surroundings in the...
Daniel Hausig. tubes & stripes.
The special presentation "Daniel Hausig. tubes and stripes." brings contemporary light art to Singen Art Museum. Born in Kreuzlingen, Switzerland, in 1959, Daniel Hausig was one of the early pioneers of light art and is now one of the well-known artists of this contemporary art movement. He uses...
Otto Dix. War and Peace
The only surviving mural by the artist.
Among the Otto Dix towns in Baden-Württemberg, Singen am Hohentwiel has become a special destination due to "War and Peace", the only surviving mural by Otto Dix, which with its dimensions of 5 by 12 metres is one of the most monumental works created by the artist. In 2021, the mural will again...
Look Here! Toni Schneiders.
Toni Schneiders (1920-2006) is one of the great style-defining photographers of Germany after 1945. With his companions from the group 'fotoform' and as part of the avant-garde movement 'subjektive fotografie', he exerted a decisive influence on expanding the visual language of modern photography....
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