Portikus
Museum / Frankfurt

Portikus is an institution for contemporary art in Frankfurt am Main. Since its foundation in 1987 and as a fundamental element of the renowned art academy Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Portikus is dedicated to exhibit, publish and discuss young and emerging as well as established artists and their work.

STÄDELSCHULE PORTIKUS E.V.
The association Städelschule Portikus e.V. aims to support the Städelschule and its students under the motto: Supporting art today means investing in the intelligence of tomorrow’s society. The Association supports not only the academic curriculum of the Städelschule but also the exhibition programme of Portikus.

The journal on portikus.de operates as an extension of the exhibitions at Portikus themselves. A wide spectrum of contributions including essays, interviews, fictional writing or photo and video contributions provide a closer look on artistic interests and reflect on topics that concern our society, politics and culture.

Bio: Anne Imhof / Main: Willem de Rooij
Portikus
Museum / Frankfurt

Portikus is an institution for contemporary art in Frankfurt am Main. Since its foundation in 1987 and as a fundamental element of the renowned art academy Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Portikus is dedicated to exhibit, publish and discuss young and emerging as well as established artists and their work.

STÄDELSCHULE PORTIKUS E.V.
The association Städelschule Portikus e.V. aims to support the Städelschule and its students under the motto: Supporting art today means investing in the intelligence of tomorrow’s society. The Association supports not only the academic curriculum of the Städelschule but also the exhibition programme of Portikus.

The journal on portikus.de operates as an extension of the exhibitions at Portikus themselves. A wide spectrum of contributions including essays, interviews, fictional writing or photo and video contributions provide a closer look on artistic interests and reflect on topics that concern our society, politics and culture.

Bio: Anne Imhof / Main: Willem de Rooij
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    PositiF
    International
    The first comprehensive book by photographer and visual artist Bára Prašilová summarizing her work over the past 15 years. The editor of the book, Thomas Beachdel, characterizes her work as “pictures of wonder” balancing on the edge of beauty and strangeness, reality and fantasy, tenderness and violence, which stems from the author’s sense of the absurd. (more…)