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13.03.2020

Due to circumstances revolving around the COVID-19 virus, the Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen will be closed to visitors until further notice. We are thus following the decision of the city of Siegen to close all of its municipal cultural facilities until at least mid-April.

We will carefully monitor further developments and keep you informed about the continuation of our program.

Thomas Thiel
Director Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen

Friday, March 13, 2020

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30.09.2018

Thomas Thiel will be the new director in Siegen

 

 

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From April 2019 Thomas Thiel will be the new director of Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen. The 40-year-old exhibition curator will come to Siegen from his previous workplace in Bielefeld. Thiel has been the director of Bielefelder Kunstverein since 2008. Before that he worked as a curator and director of exhibitions at ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medien in Karlsruhe for four years. Thiel succeeds Dr. Eva Schmidt, who has been the director of Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen for 14 years. Schmidt leaves the post at her own request. The art historian, born 1957 in Hannover, wishes to change her focus away from administrative tasks towards a future in freelance curating and art critique. 
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5.90 €
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Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen
Unteres Schloss 1
57072 Siegen

Phone:+49 (0) 271 405 77 0
Fax: +49 (0) 271 405 77 32
E-Mail: info@mgk-siegen.de

 


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