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Benin

Restitution as a Process

Benin

Benin

With a presentation in the upper foyer, we trace the path of the objects from the Kingdom of Benin to the Linden Museum historically, make milestones of their return to Benin City visible, and present perspectives on their future.

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Gentle Glory

One-Object-Exhibition

Gentle Glory

Gentle Glory

The many stories of a Boddhisattva in Stuttgart: What does he tell us about Tibet and its people, about Buddhism, about cultural exchange in the Western Himalayas and about the histories of collecting?

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Restitution

Statement of

Restitution

Restitution

We actively and self-critically face our past and take the responsibility for the museum's collection holdings very seriously. We are open to requests for restitution from relatives and representatives of the communities of origin.

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Un museo

An audio-guide

Un museo

Un museo

What lies behind an object, behind an exhibition hall, behind a museum, behind a voice? Argentine author and artist Giuliana Kiersz, 2020/21 fellow at Akademie Schloss Solitude, has created Un museo, a poetic and feminist audio-guide for thinking the Linden-Museum.

 

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Taking Care

EU cooperation project

Taking Care

Taking Care

"Taking Care - Ethnographic and World Cultures Museums as Spaces of Care": The EU cooperation project of 13 European partners including our museum is scheduled for four years.

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