The Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung provides on-going support to four research and educational institutions for ceramics in Höhr-Grenzhausen and Koblenz. The financial support allows these institutions to buy technical equipment required for their ceramic courses. In addition, the foundation awards prize money for outstanding achievements in training courses as well as scholarships for particularly good achievements in courses of study.
On the launch of the new photobook Havana Short Shadows by Eva-Maria Fahrner-Tutsek, the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung presents a selection of photographs. Until 16 November 2018 the photographs will be on view at the same time as the exhibition Viewing the Other (friday 2 pm to 6 pm). The fascinating imagery impressively illustrates Havanna’s street life and documents survival in a society whose politics, trade, and communication have been restricted for a long time.
On the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of BISS e.V., the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung is supporting an art action of the nonprofit association. On 30 June 2018 the installation I will be with you, whatever opened in the heart of Munich at Wittelsbacherplatz. The British artist duo Morison has designed a sculpture of wood, steel, and a silver material, which partially veils the monument of Maximilian I.
The three-part exhibition series Photography Today: Artistic Photography in the Digital Age at Pinakothek der Moderne will be continued on 15 June 2018. Entitled Private Public Relations, the second exhibition addresses the relationship between photographic imagery and the social realm.
Due to the great interest expressed by our visitors and the positive response from the press, we are extending the exhibition Viewing the Other to 16 November 2018. We look forward to welcoming you in the exhibition or at one of our guided tours!
7 June 2018 at 4 pm
5 July 2018 at 4 pm
We kindly request your registration by e-mail at event(at)atstiftung.de or by phone +49-89-552730611.
The Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung has initiated two new funding projects in the context of its support of research and teaching in branches of the engineering sciences. At the University of Koblenz-Landau and the Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, a University of Resources, the foundation is supporting the research of three female students and one male student with doctoral scholarships.
On the occasion of the leading international trade fair ceramitec (10 to 13 April 2018), the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung invited scholarship holders, professors, as well as staff from supported ceramic institutions to the foundation’s galleries.
The current exhibition Viewing the Other shows three sculptures by Raimund Kummer, which are representative of his oeuvre. In the artist talk he discusses his work as a whole and places the presented works in the context of the exhibition.
At the beginning of this year the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung supported the two artists with their diploma projects at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste München. From 7 to 29 April 2018 they are showing their final-year works as well as new pieces in the exhibition entitled Hold the Line at the Neue Galerie Landshut, which is located in a Gothic building called Stadel on Mühleninsel.
At the opening of the new exhibition Viewing the Other, visitors were pleased to see the artists Kiki Smith from New York, USA and Ki-Ra Kim from Seoul, South Korea. Both are represented by impressive works in the theme exhibition. Dr. Petra Giloy-Hirtz held the introductory talk. You will find an excerpt of her talk here.