Archiv für den Monat: März 2017

Occupy Museum

vaglogo „Museum Kunstpalast on the brink of an desaster“. Those were the headlines in the spring of last year. The museum, rich in tradition, in the capital of german state northrine-westfalia had to announce its temporary shutdown as an arts museum. The reason: the sponsor for many years, EON, one of the largest energy-companies ended ist cultural engagement for the house. Until the end of 2017, which means this year, the trust wants to withdraw from ist financing of the museum kunstpalast – „amongst other things“- as it was announced in the notification somewhat bashful, because of the move of the companys headquarter to Essen. Continue reading