Now online: Catalogue Essays for Nachbarn Exhibition

Read the insightful, informative, and provocative essays–in German and English (CLICK AUTHORS’ NAMES): St. Annen Museum Director, Dr. Thorsten Rodiek, author of Das Monumento nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II. in Rom. (Europäische Hochschulschriften Reihe 28 Kunstgeschichte Band 30), P. Lang, Frankfurt/Main – New York – Paris 1983. Zugl.: Stuttgart, Univ., Diss., 1981; James Stirling, die neue…

Review of Nachbarn in KUNSTFORUM INTERNATIONAL

  CLICK HERE TO SEE REVIEW IN KUNSTFORUM INTERNATIONAL (IN GERMAN) [Translated from the German, BELOW] KEN APTEKAR: NACHBARN/NEIGHBORS, Kunsthalle St. Annen, Lübeck, Germany 7 February-29 May 2016 Many years went by before the American artist Ken Aptekar could realize his project. Confronting the expulsion and murder of Jews in Nazi Germany is practically merely…

French psychoanalyst Chantal Maillet’s essay inspired by Nachbarn

Following the opening of the exhibition, Nachbarn/Neighbors, French psychoanalyst Chantal Maillet cast a wise eye on  the project from an odd and unpredictable angle: Broken Glass. The writer Caroline Brothers noted that “the most extraordinary symbolism of Chantal Maillet’s story is its echoes, over all the intervening decades, of a Kristallnacht reversed.” You can find…

German Media on NACHBARN

Review, Kunstforum International, Jens Rönnau, “Ken Aptekar: Nachbarn at Kunsthalle St. Annen, April 2016 (Band 239), READ HERE Front page, Lübecker Nachrichten: http://www.ln-online.de/Nachrichten/Kultur/Kultur-im-Norden/US-Kuenstler-malt-Luebecker-Geschichte German Television: http://www.ndr.de/fernsehen/sendungen/schleswig-holstein_magazin/Ken-Aptekar-stellt-in-Luebeck-aus,shmag37798.html Best of the North of Germany NDR.de: https://www.ndr.de/kultur/kunst/schleswig-holstein/Nachbarn-Dramen-von-nebenan,aptekar100.html MyHeimat.de: http://www.myheimat.de/luebeck/ratgeber/in-der-luebecker-kunsthalle-bemerkenswerte-und-beeindruckende-werke-des-kuenstlers-ken-aptekar-d2741680.html http://www.hl-live.de/aktuell/textstart.php?id=104493 http://www.luebeckische-blaetter.info/2016/08_LB181.pdf  (see pages 140-41) https://www.vile-netzwerk.de/kultur-in-anderen-bereichen/articles/museum-und-synagoge-als-nachbarn.html http://www.altertuemliches.at/termine/ausstellung/37627 http://der-neue-merker.eu/infos-des-tages-sonntag-7-februar-2016 (SCROLL DOWN) http://www.weiss-rote.de/referenzen/st-annen-museum-luebeck/index.html President of Lübeck welcomes Ken Aptekar at Rathaus…