Programme 2018 at Universalmuseum Joanneum

2018 is marked by anniversaries, commemorations, and birthdays, which serve as the starting point for many projects. 

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Our programme in July



Find out here what exhibits and programmes we offer in July.

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Subject „God and the World”, 2017,
Exhibition

God and the World

What do we believe in?

06.04.2017-04.11.2018 > Schloss Trautenfels

To mark two anniversaries – 500 years of the Lutheran Theses (2017) and 800 years of the Diocese of Graz-Seckau (2018) – the new special exhibition in Schloss Trautenfels is dedicated to the general theme of ‘faith and believing’. more...

Installation view,
Exhibition

SEXperts

Speedy Bees and Wonderful Pikes

05.05.2017-08.07.2018 > Natural History Museum

Sex plays an important role not just for humans; it also acts as the engine of evolution for animals, plants and fungi. more...

Andy Warhol, "Untitled aus Marilyn Monroe", 1967,
Exhibition

Who are you?

Two centuries of portraits

25.05.2017-25.02.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz

This exhibition spans a period from the 19th century through the interwar period and the portents of ‘mass culture’ in Pop Art, up to current portraits, for which new media are also now employed. more...

Arthur Zalewski, from "Favoriten", 2017,
Exhibition

Graz Architecture

Rationalists, Aesthetes, Gut Instinct Architects, Democrats, Mediacrats

23.09.2017-28.01.2018 > Kunsthaus Graz, Space02

To actively shape society is the common claim of the Graz architects, whose works can be seen here. more...

Arthur Zalewski, from "Favoriten", 2017,
Exhibition

Up into the Unknown

Peter Cook, Colin Fournier and the Kunsthaus

23.09.2017-25.03.2018 > Kunsthaus Graz, Space01

The exhibition Up into the Unknown traces the creation of the Kunsthaus Graz, exploring thereby the relationship between visionary ideas and their realisation. more...

Dejan Marković, Shapes of Things Before My Eyes, 2018
Exhibition

Dejan Marković

Shapes of Things Before My Eyes

27.01.-04.03.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz, studio

Opening: 26.01.2018, 7pm
studio more...

Permanent Collection

Bertl & Adele

Two Graz children in the Holocaust

26.01.2018-27.12.2020 > History Museum

Opening: 25.01.2018, 7 pm
The exhibition Bertl & Adele shows the Holocaust through the example of two children from Graz. more...

Subject,
Exhibition

Peter Rosegger. Forest Home and a Changing World

09.02.2018-06.01.2019 > History Museum

This exhibit presents one of the most famous Styrian personalities: as a mountain farmer and author, between Waldheimat and Europe, characterized by patriotism, monarchy and nationalism, open to reformatory movements, as a commentator and admonisher on social issues. more...

Haegue Yang, VIP’s Union, 2017,
Exhibition

Haegue Yang: VIP’s Union

– Phase II, Surrender

15.02.-02.04.2018 > Kunsthaus Graz, Space02

VIP’s Union enters its second phase in February 2018: the furniture which over the last nine months has been available for use throughout the Kunsthaus is now changing its status and will be on show in a spatial setting in Space02 designed by Haegue Yang. more...

Anastasia Ax, "The Kid Below", 2010,
Exhibition

The Drawing Obsession

02.03.-02.09.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz, BRUSEUM

BRUSEUM
On the opening day, no single work will be on show, given that the exhibition develops throughout its duration. more...

Subject, "Smaragdgressling",
Exhibition

Hotspot Mur

Concealed Emeralds

09.03.-07.10.2018 > Natural History Museum

The River Mur is a hotspot of Styrian biodiversity. more...

Subject, film still,
Exhibition

DASCHNER

09.03.-15.04.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz

A studio for Katrina Daschner will take place as part of the Diagonale’18. more...

"Großglockner", 1891 (Detail), Alpenverein-Museum, ÖAV,
Permanent Collection

Rosegger Museum Krieglach: "Whom does the Großglockner belong to?"

Rosegger between conservation and progress

01.01.2010-01.01.2030 > Rosegger-Museum, Krieglach

In Peter Rosegger’s former country home in Krieglach, the Styrian poet’s life and creative periods are traced. more...

[Translate to English:] Musterung, Laafeld, undatiert,
Exhibition

100 Years of Border I: 1900–1918

The Period before Demarcation

19.04.-02.09.2018 > History Museum

From borders in our minds to borders in real life. An exhibition in three chapters. more...

Subject "Rebel with a Vision",
Exhibition

Rebel with a Vision

Vjenceslav Richter Retrospective

23.03.-02.09.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz

This retrospective shows Vjenceslav Richter’s architectural and artistic work from 1947 to 2002 in the context of European art history. more...

Erzherzog Johann Statue in Mariazell, 1914
Exhibition

Iron

Searching for Traces with Archduke Johann

24.03.-31.10.2018 > Agriculture Museum, Schloss Stainz

The iron industry that started in England and which Archduke Johann brought to Styria. more...

"Peace Treaty of Passarowitz" (detail), Museum of Military History, Vienna,
Exhibition

The Impact of Passarowitz

300 Years of Continuity in Europe

06.04.-04.11.2018 > Styrian Armoury

The exhibition is devoted to the consequences of the treaties in the areas of traffic, economy, political relations, and cultural and scientific exchange to the present day. more...

Faith Love Hope
Exhibition

Faith Love Hope

800 Years of the Graz-Seckau Diocese

13.04.-26.08.2018 > Kunsthaus Graz

The exhibition seeks out possible connections between temporal and secular zones, it explores forms of artistic engagement with images and values forged by Christianity. more...

Yasaman Hasani, LeftOver, 2018
Exhibition

Yasaman Hasani

LeftOver

20.04.-03.06.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz, studio

studio
The exhibition titled LeftOver takes us on a poetic journey through the life of a young Persian woman who shifts between two worlds. more...

Patrick Topitschnig, "FREVLER (COLOUR SPHERE)", 2018
Exhibition

Presence and Appearance

21.04.-04.11.2018 > Schloss Trautenfels

Opening: 21.04.2018, 11 am
Four artists from the Ennstal region once again get involved in the special exhibition at Schloss Trautenfels with their works. more...

Exhibition

My portraIt and YOU

An Exhibition for Young People

27.04.-31.10.2018 > Schloss Eggenberg and Gardens

This exhibition sets out to make the portraits of past centuries more accessible to young people and those accompanying them, stimulating visitors to design, depict and participate in role play. more...

Sujet,
Exhibition

Female Slaves of Virtue

Ladies’ Orders in Old Austria

18.05.-31.10.2018 > Coin Cabinet, Schloss Eggenberg

In the exhibition Female Slaves of Virtue, the extraordinary and very rare medallions of the three most important female orders from old Austria are on show. more...

Sujet,
Exhibition

Razor sharp

6000 years chert mining in Rein near Graz

18.05.-31.10.2018 > Archaeology Museum, Schloss Eggenberg

The exhibition presents the Neolithic-Age hornstone mine at Rein, the earliest mine in Styria, on the basis of archaeological and geoscientific research. more...

Subject "Art Controversies",
Permanent Collection

Art Controversies

Styrian Positions 1945-1967

15.06.2018-06.01.2020 > Neue Galerie Graz

With this exhibition, the Neue Galerie Graz shows the polarity in which ‘contemporary’ art has always moved. more...

Exhibition

100 Years of Border II: 1919–1945

Life at the Border

14.09.2018-20.01.2019 > History Museum

Opening: 13.09.2018, 7 pm
From national charge over National Socialist border displacement policy to the Iron Curtain. An exhibition in three chapters. more...

Monsengo Shula, "Roi satellite", 2012,
Exhibition

Congo Stars

22.09.2018-27.01.2019 > Kunsthaus Graz

Opening: 22.09.2018, 11 am more...

Subject, Günter Brus, "Aktionsskizze", 1966,
Exhibition

As if with the Scalpel

The Actionist Drawings of Günter Brus

28.09.2018-17.02.2019 > Neue Galerie Graz, BRUSEUM

Opening: 27.09.2018, 7 pm
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Detail, Alfred Hrdlicka, Orpheus II, 1963, Bronze, Neue Galerie Graz, Foto: UMJ und Detail, Fritz Martinz, Läuferbild, 1968, Öl auf Leinwand, Bildrecht: Dorothea Martinz
Exhibition

Alfred Hrdlicka / Fritz Martinz

05.10.2018-06.01.2019 > Neue Galerie Graz

Opening: 04.10.2018, 7 pm more...

Exhibition

Artothek Styria 2018

09.11.-02.12.2018 > Neue Galerie Graz, studio

Opening: 08.11.2018, 7 pm more...

Highlights 2018

 

[Translate to English:] Halsbandschnäpper
Event

Schauplatz Natur: Who’s Next?

03.03.2018 > Natural History Museum

From the Series ‘Schauplatz Natur’ more...

Event

Spring Celebrations 2018

27.05.2018 > Austrian Sculpture Park

The Austrian Sculpture Park invites to its annual Spring Celebration! more...

Project

Inverting Battlefields

For a Borderless Future

01.06.-31.12.2018 > Art in Public Spaces

Opening: June 2018 more...

Event

Late Summer Celebration

09.09.2018 > Austrian Sculpture Park

In 2018 the Late Summer Celebration will once again invite you to join in a relaxed afternoon of guided tours, a kids’ programme, music and culinary delights. more...

Weltfriedenstag 2018



20.–22.09.2018
Kuratiert von Andreas Metelko und Anita Niegelhell

Foto: Universalmuseum Joanneum
Event

BIG WIRBEL 2018

Congo Stars

09.11.-11.11.2018 > Kunsthaus Graz

Der BIG WIRBEL 2018 steht ganz im Zeichen der Ausstellung Congo Stars. more...

Project

Comrade Conrade

Democracy and Peace on the Streets

06.12.2017-09.12.2018 > Art in Public Spaces

Opening: September 2018 more...

Event

Schauplatz Natur: Climate Change and Styria

12.12.2018 > Natural History Museum

From the Series ‘Schauplatz Natur’ more...

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