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Nationalgalerie and Volkswagen continue their collaboration


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• Continuation of a partnership existent given 2013 between a Volkswagen Group
  and a Nationalgalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

• Opening of a muster “August Kopisch” in Berlin on Mar 18, 2016

• Comprehensive muster of a works of this painter, poet, precursor and Inventor

As partial of a partnership determined with a Nationalgalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin a Volkswagen Group will support a muster “August Kopisch”, holding place in a Alte Nationalgalerie in Berlin from Mar 19 by Jul 17, 2016. With this eventuality Volkswagen underlines a ongoing joining to one of a many prestigious German art institutions.

The support for this muster is an component of a ongoing partnership between Nationalgalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin and a Volkswagen Group, that started in 2013. The uncover of Kopisch’s work invites a German open to knowledge a oeuvre of an unusual nonetheless widely little-known German artist. Besides ancillary a fulfilment of a muster itself, Volkswagen will also assistance enhance a educational offerings of a museum.

In presenting Aug Kopisch, a Alte Nationalgalerie focuses on an artist deliberate one of a many versatile of his era, and one who has bridged a operation between art and technical innovation. Part of a severe bequest of Kopisch – who worked during a initial half of a 19th century – is a origination of countless paintings and literary works as good as a find of a mythological Blue Grotto on a Italian island of Capri and a invention of a high-speed oven. This unaccompanied and formidable physique of work can now finally be enjoyed in a extensive museum muster displaying nearly120 objects.

Support for this muster is embedded in a horizon of a broadened partnership with a Nationalgalerie and affirms Volkswagen’s long-term connection with a humanities and a informative globe in sequence to promote communication with works of art and their underlying ideas and visions. These endeavors are a pivotal component of Volkswagen’s amicable responsibility. Educational programs are generally poignant since they offer immature people an introduction to a humanities and culture, boosting a intensity of particular creativity.

“We are really gratified to be means to continue a successful and timeless partnership with Volkswagen. In these times, where we face changes not usually within multitude though also with courtesy to a values, informative institutions duty as devoted partners and platforms for dialogues and debates. Ongoing revaluation and a pattern of new ideas and perspectives sojourn during a heart of a work during museums. Thanks to a support of Volkswagen we will in a destiny be means to pursue this strategy”, says Udo Kittelmann, Director of a Nationalgalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

“The tighten team-work with a humanities and informative institutions is doubly critical for us. It is creativity that significantly contributes to a swell of society, and artists yield us with new views, that are an indispensible basement for origination in many areas of today’s life. Hence, a partnership with a Nationalgalerie is of good value to us, and we are really gratified to support this establishment and a staff in their sparkling endeavors”, comments Benita von Maltzahn, Head of Cultural and Social Engagement, Group Communications, Volkswagen Group.