20 years Museum of modern art in Passau Passau (tvo). The Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Worlen gives the Tri-River City of Passau in the field of the fine arts national significance. On three floors, each year around ten exhibitions of art of the 20th and 21st centuries are presented in attractive surroundings. Comprehensive solo exhibitions to Gustav Klimt, Franz von Stuck, Egon Schiele and others, the building in the heart of the old town have made a point of attraction for art enjoyment from all over the world. You may find that New York Museums can contribute to your knowledge. In 2010, the Museum of modern art celebrates its 20th anniversary. It was founded in 1990 by Hanns Egon Worlen, the son of the painter and graphic designer Georg Philipp Worlen, which had great artistic presence especially in the twenties of the last century, and the painter, sculptor and writer from met throughout Germany and Austria. When his son in 1988, Kunst Museum of modern art in the life called the Foundation, he not only joined in the footsteps of his father as art patron, but wanted above all to the tradition Connect Passau as European cultural capital.
How much is the artistic claim of the Museum of modern art, shows also the program of events in this anniversary year. Highlights include exhibitions of Ernst Barlach (from June), Andreas Feininger (from July), Otto Herbert Hajek (from March), Henri Matisse (from August). Information: Museum of modern art Waite gemeinnutzige GmbH, Braugasse 17, 94032 Passau, Tel: 0851/383879-0, fax 0851/383879-79,,. 1000th anniversary of first documentary mention of the market Windorf Windorf is first referred to as Winidorf in the year 1010. Emperor Heinrich II. has deeded to an estate in the village of Winidorf the convent Niedernburg in Passau. It is celebrated in a medieval festival from 17th 18th July 2010.
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