Past exhibitions

Cy Twombly12 September 2015 – 13 March 2016 | Gegenwart
Cy Twombly
Painting & Sculpture
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Holbein. Cranach. Grünewald11 April 2015 – 28 February 2016 | Museum der Kulturen Basel
Holbein. Cranach. Grünewald
Masterpieces from the Kunstmuseum Basel
Curator: Bodo Brinkmann
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Cézanne to Richter14 February 2015 – 21 February 2016 | Gegenwart
Cézanne to Richter
Masterpieces of the Kunstmuseum Basel
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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FUTURE PRESENT13 June 2015 – 31 January 2016 | Schaulager
FUTURE PRESENT
Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation
Contemporary Art from Classic Modernism to the Present Day


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Von Bildern. Strategien der Aneignung29 August 2015 – 24 January 2016 | Gegenwart
Von Bildern. Strategien der Aneignung
Strategien der Aneignung
Curator: Søren Grammel
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10 Picassos del Kunstmuseum Basel18 March 2015 – 14 September 2015 | Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid
10 Picassos del Kunstmuseum Basel
Curator: Miguel Zugaza und Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Fuego blanco. La colección moderna del Kunstmuseum Basel18 March 2015 – 14 September 2015 | Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
Fuego blanco. La colección moderna del Kunstmuseum Basel
Curator: Manuel Borja-Villel, Bernhard Mendes Bürgi und Nina Zimmer
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Frank Stella 9 May 2015 – 30 August 2015 | Gegenwart
Frank Stella
Paintings & Drawings
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Martin Boyce25 April 2015 – 16 August 2015 | Gegenwart
Martin Boyce
Curator: Søren Grammel
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One Million Years - System und Symptom11 October 2014 – 6 April 2015 | Gegenwart
One Million Years - System und Symptom
Curator: Søren Grammel
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Dürer and his Circle 1 November 2014 – 1 February 2015 | Hauptbau
Dürer and his Circle
Drawings from the Department of Prints and Drawings of the Kunstmuseum Basel
Curator: Christian Müller
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Caspar Wolf  19 October 2014 – 1 February 2015 | Hauptbau
Caspar Wolf  
Drawings and Prints
Curators: Anita Haldemann und Karoline Schliemann
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Caspar Wolf19 October 2014 – 1 February 2015 | Hauptbau
Caspar Wolf
and the aesthetic conquest of nature
Curators: Bodo Brinkmann und Katharina Georgi
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For Your Eyes Only20 September 2014 – 4 January 2015 | Hauptbau
For Your Eyes Only
A private collection between Mannerism and Surrealism
Curator: Andreas Beyer
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Werner von Mutzenbecher ─ Druckgrafik12 August 2014 – 16 October 2014 | Hauptbau
Werner von Mutzenbecher ─ Druckgrafik
Christian Müller
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Paul-Martial's World of Ordinary Things 5 July 2014 – 19 October 2014 | Hauptbau
Paul-Martial's World of Ordinary Things
Newly acquired photographs from the Herzog Collection
Anita Haldemann
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Charles Ray15 June 2014 – 28 September 2014 | Hauptbau, Gegenwart
Charles Ray
Sculptures 1997-2014
Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Le Corbeau et le Renard22 March 2014 – 17 August 2014 | Gegenwart
Le Corbeau et le Renard
Revolt of Language with Marcel Broodthaers
Søren Grammel
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Imitation und Interpretation 6 May 2014 – 3 August 2014 | Hauptbau
Imitation und Interpretation
Kunstvolle Täuschungen in Zeichnung und Druckgraphik
Britta Tanja Dümpelmann
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Kazimir Malevich - The World as Objectlessness 1 March 2014 – 22 June 2014 | Hauptbau
Kazimir Malevich - The World as Objectlessness
Britta Dümpelmann
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The Surprised Masks: James Ensor16 February 2014 – 25 May 2014 | Hauptbau
The Surprised Masks: James Ensor
From the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp and Swiss Collections
Nina Zimmer
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Fokus: Van den Berghe bis Tytgat16 February 2014 – 25 May 2014 | Hauptbau
Fokus: Van den Berghe bis Tytgat
Flämische Expressionisten aus der Emanuel Hoffmann-Stiftung
Anne-Christine Strobel
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Ecken und Kanten28 January 2014 – 4 May 2014 | Hauptbau
Ecken und Kanten
Der Holzschnitt im frühen 20. Jahrhundert
Anita Haldemann
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every time you think of me, I die, a little28 September 2013 – 27 April 2014 | Gegenwart
every time you think of me, I die, a little
The Memento mori in the works of Andy Warhol and Douglas Gordon
Nikola Dietrich
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Jakob Christoph Miville (1786 – 1836)16 November 2013 – 16 February 2014 | Hauptbau
Jakob Christoph Miville (1786 – 1836)
A Basel Landscape Artist between Rome and St. Petersburg
Hans Christoph Ackermann, Anita Haldemann & Katja Herlach
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Holbeins Bilder des Todes15 October 2013 – 26 January 2014 | Hauptbau
Holbeins Bilder des Todes
Im zeitgenössischen Kontext
Christian Müller
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Piet Mondrian – Barnett Newman – Dan Flavin 8 September 2013 – 19 January 2014 | Hauptbau
Piet Mondrian – Barnett Newman – Dan Flavin
Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Lena Maria Thüring28 September 2013 – 5 January 2014 | Gegenwart
Lena Maria Thüring
Manor Art Price Basel 2013
Scott C. Weaver
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Fokus: Niklaus Stoecklin10 August 2013 – 3 November 2013 | Hauptbau
Fokus: Niklaus Stoecklin
Maren Stotz
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André Thomkins17 July 2013 – 13 October 2013 | Hauptbau
André Thomkins
Zeichnungen und Lackskins
Anita Haldemann
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Ed Ruscha – Los Angeles Apartments 8 June 2013 – 29 September 2013 | Hauptbau
Ed Ruscha – Los Angeles Apartments
Christian Müller
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Some End of Things25 May 2013 – 15 September 2013 | Gegenwart
Some End of Things
Nikola Dietrich & Scott C. Weaver
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The Picassos Are Here!17 March 2013 – 21 July 2013 | Hauptbau
The Picassos Are Here!
A Retrospective from Basel Collections
Anita Haldemann & Nina Zimmer
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Otto Meyer-Amden (1885-1933)16 April 2013 – 7 July 2013 | Hauptbau
Otto Meyer-Amden (1885-1933)
Zeichnungen
Anita Haldemann
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Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault 2 February 2013 – 12 May 2013 | Gegenwart
Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault

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Fokus: Holbein vor Holbein12 January 2013 – 7 April 2013 | Hauptbau
Fokus: Holbein vor Holbein
Katharina Georgi
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Porträtzeichnungen des 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts15 January 2013 – 7 April 2013 | Hauptbau
Porträtzeichnungen des 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts
Christian Müller
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Markus Raetz20 October 2012 – 17 February 2013 | Hauptbau
Markus Raetz
Drawings
Anita Haldemann
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Robert Gober 6 October 2012 – 10 February 2013 | Gegenwart
Robert Gober
Works from the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation and the Öffentliche Kunstsammlung Basel
Nikola Dietrich
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Arte Povera. The Great Awakening 9 September 2012 – 3 February 2013 | Hauptbau
Arte Povera. The Great Awakening
Boetti, Kounellis, Merz, Pistoletto from the Goetz Collection
Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Animalia21 August 2012 – 13 January 2013 | Hauptbau
Animalia
Tierdarstellungen des Barock
Britta Dümpelmann
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Panoramas - Measured Worlds 2 June 2012 – 7 October 2012 | Hauptbau
Panoramas - Measured Worlds
Christian Müller
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Hilary Lloyd12 May 2012 – 16 September 2012 | Gegenwart
Hilary Lloyd
Nikola Dietrich
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Renoir. Between Bohemia and Bourgeoisie 1 April 2012 – 12 August 2012 | Hauptbau
Renoir. Between Bohemia and Bourgeoisie
The Early Years
Curator: Nina Zimmer
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Michael Kalmbach 8 May 2012 – 12 August 2012 | Hauptbau
Michael Kalmbach
Zeichnungen und Aquarelle
Curator: Christian Müller
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Róza El-Hassan - In Between11 February 2012 – 20 May 2012 | Hauptbau
Róza El-Hassan - In Between
Drawings and Objects
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Fokus: Max Kämpf11 February 2012 – 6 May 2012 | Hauptbau
Fokus: Max Kämpf
Stefanie Manthey und Britta Dümpelmann
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Tim Rollins + K.O.S.21 January 2012 – 15 April 2012 | Gegenwart
Tim Rollins + K.O.S.
On Transfiguration
Nikola Dietrich
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Karlheinz Weinberger21 January 2012 – 15 April 2012 | Gegenwart
Karlheinz Weinberger
Intimate Stranger
Nikola Dietrich
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Wege der Moderne 1920 - 1960 1 February 2012 – 11 March 2012 | Hauptbau
Wege der Moderne 1920 - 1960
Selten gezeigte Werke von Le Corbusier bis Tinguely
Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Painting on Paper – Josef Albers in America 5 November 2011 – 29 January 2012 | Hauptbau
Painting on Paper – Josef Albers in America
Curator: Christian Müller
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Marcel Schaffner25 October 2011 – 15 January 2012 | Hauptbau
Marcel Schaffner
Arbeiten auf Papier
Christian Müller
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Max Beckmann 4 September 2011 – 22 January 2012 | Hauptbau
Max Beckmann
The Landscapes
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi & Nina Peter
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Edgar Arcenaux24 September 2011 – 1 January 2012 | Gegenwart
Edgar Arcenaux
Hopelessness Freezes Time - 1967 Detroit Riots, Detroit Techno and Michael Heizer's Dragged Mass
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Artists' friendships 6 August 2011 – 16 October 2011 | Hauptbau
Artists' friendships
Karl Im Obersteg in conversation with Amiet, Chagall und Jawlensky
Curator: Henriette Mentha
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Musikdarstellungen der Renaissance26 July 2011 – 16 October 2011 | Hauptbau
Musikdarstellungen der Renaissance
Curator: Christian Müller
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Henrik Olesen 14 May 2011 – 11 September 2011 | Gegenwart
Henrik Olesen
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Druckgraphische Techniken19 February 2011 – 17 July 2011 | Hauptbau
Druckgraphische Techniken
Begleitpräsentation zur Ausstellung Von Daumier bis Degas
Curator: Anita Haldemann
From Daumier to Degas19 February 2011 – 17 July 2011 | Hauptbau
From Daumier to Degas
French Nineteenth-Century Prints
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Konrad Witz 6 March 2011 – 3 July 2011 | Hauptbau
Konrad Witz
The unique Exhibition
Curator: Bodo Brinkmann
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Pierre Huyghe 22 January 2011 – 1 May 2011 | Gegenwart
Pierre Huyghe
The Works of the Collection
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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From Holbein to Murer 2 November 2010 – 13 February 2011 | Hauptbau
From Holbein to Murer
Entwürfe für Glasgemälde
Curator: Christian Müller
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Thurneysser Superstar13 November 2010 – 13 February 2011 | Hauptbau
Thurneysser Superstar
A unique Cycle of Stained-glass Windows, 1579
Curator: Bodo Brinkmann
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Lovis Corinth25 September 2010 – 6 February 2011 | Hauptbau
Lovis Corinth
Prints
Curator: Christian Müller
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Kirstine Roepstorff 23 October 2010 – 30 January 2011 | Gegenwart
Kirstine Roepstorff
Dried Dew Drops: Wunderkammer of Formlessness
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Andy Warhol. The Early Sixites 5 September 2010 – 23 January 2011 | Hauptbau
Andy Warhol. The Early Sixites
Paintings and Drawings 1961-1964
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi & Nina Zimmer
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Teddybär und Damenschuh 3 August 2010 – 24 October 2010 | Hauptbau
Teddybär und Damenschuh
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Rodney Graham13 June 2010 – 26 September 2010 | Gegenwart
Rodney Graham
Through the Forest
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Kunstmuseum Basel extension12 May 2010 – 19 September 2010 | Hauptbau
Kunstmuseum Basel extension
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Rosemarie Trockel30 May 2010 – 5 September 2010 | Hauptbau
Rosemarie Trockel
Drawings
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Gabriel Orozco 18 April 2010 – 18 August 2010 | Hauptbau
Gabriel Orozco
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Matthäus Merian d. Ä. (1593–1650) 9 March 2010 – 25 July 2010 | Hauptbau
Matthäus Merian d. Ä. (1593–1650)
Curator: Christian Müller
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Kilian Rüthemann. Manor-Kunstpreis Basel24 March 2010 – 24 May 2010 | Gegenwart
Kilian Rüthemann. Manor-Kunstpreis Basel
Curator: Scott C. Weaver
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Fokus: Francis Alÿs22 January 2010 – 24 May 2010 | Gegenwart
Fokus: Francis Alÿs

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Albert Müller 6 February 2010 – 9 May 2010 | Hauptbau
Albert Müller
Drawings, Paintings, Sculptures and Prints
Curators: Christian Müller & Gudula Metze
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Frans II Francken14 November 2009 – 18 April 2010 | Hauptbau
Frans II Francken
The Adoration of the Magi and other Discoveries
Curator: Bodo Brinkmann
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Silberkuppe16 January 2010 – 14 March 2010 | Gegenwart
Silberkuppe
Old Ideas

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Einblattholzschnitte des 15. Jahrhunderts 17 November 2009 – 28 February 2010 | Hauptbau
Einblattholzschnitte des 15. Jahrhunderts
Curator: Christian Müller
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From Dürer to Gober 3 October 2009 – 24 January 2010 | Hauptbau
From Dürer to Gober
101 Master Drawings from the Kupferstichkabinett
Curators: Anita Haldemann & Christian Müller
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Monica Bonvicini / Tom Burr 5 September 2009 – 3 January 2010 | Gegenwart
Monica Bonvicini / Tom Burr
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Julius Bissier11 August 2009 – 8 November 2009 | Hauptbau
Julius Bissier
Zeichnungen und Monotypien
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Vincent van Gogh26 April 2009 – 27 September 2009 | Hauptbau
Vincent van Gogh
Between Earth and Heaven: The Landscapes
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Nina Zimmer
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From Arcadia to Atlanta 6 June 2009 – 13 September 2009 | Hauptbau
From Arcadia to Atlanta
Photographs from the Estate of Frank Buchser (1828–1890)
Curator: Gudula Metze
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Little Theatre of Gestures16 May 2009 – 16 August 2009 | Gegenwart
Little Theatre of Gestures
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Hans Remond31 March 2009 – 9 August 2009 | Hauptbau
Hans Remond
Zeichnung, Photographie, Malerei
Curator: Christian Müller
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31 January 2009 – 24 May 2009 | Hauptbau
Pablo Picasso
Prints
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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16 January 2009 – 3 May 2009 | Gegenwart
How Do You Love Dzzzzt by Mammy?
Enrico David
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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24 October 2008 – 26 April 2009 | Gegenwart
Focus: Hannah Villiger
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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9 December 2008 – 29 March 2009 | Hauptbau
Jürg Kreienbühl (1932 - 2007)
Zeichnungen und Druckgraphik
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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1 November 2008 – 1 February 2009 | Gegenwart
Corsin Fontana
Curator: Christian Müller
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27 September 2008 – 18 January 2009 | Hauptbau
Les yeux enchantés
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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7 September 2008 – 4 January 2009 | Hauptbau
The Magic of Things
Still-Life Painting 1500-1800

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16 August 2008 – 30 November 2008 | Hauptbau
Caspar Wolf
Vues Remarquables des Montagnes de la Suisse
Curator: Gudula Metze
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Above-the-Fold 1 June 2008 – 12 October 2008 | Gegenwart
Above-the-Fold
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Collection Selection 1 June 2008 – 12 October 2008 | Gegenwart
Collection Selection
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Robert Therrien 1 June 2008 – 7 September 2008 | Hauptbau
Robert Therrien
Curator: Christian Müller
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Robert Delaunay27 April 2008 – 17 August 2008 | Hauptbau
Robert Delaunay
Curator: Roland Wetzel
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Jakob Schärer10 May 2008 – 10 August 2008 | Hauptbau
Jakob Schärer
Zeichnungen

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Fokus: Olafur Eliasson18 January 2008 – 13 July 2008 | Gegenwart
Fokus: Olafur Eliasson
Curator: Nikola Dietrich
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Emil Michael Klein22 April 2008 – 13 July 2008 | Gegenwart
Emil Michael Klein
Manor-Kunstpreis Basel
Curator: Jacqueline Uhlmann
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Soutine and Modernism16 March 2008 – 6 July 2008 | Hauptbau
Soutine and Modernism
Curator: Nina Zimmer
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Drawings around 150023 February 2008 – 18 May 2008 | Hauptbau
Drawings around 1500
Curator: Christian Müller
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Zeichnungen aus dem Karl August Burckhardt-Koechlin-Fonds26 January 2008 – 4 May 2008 | Hauptbau
Zeichnungen aus dem Karl August Burckhardt-Koechlin-Fonds

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Avner Ben-Gal18 January 2008 – 4 May 2008 | Gegenwart
Avner Ben-Gal
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Christoph Büchel, Tribunal 1 September 2007 – 31 December 2008 | Hauptbau
Christoph Büchel, Tribunal
Curator: Jacqueline Uhlmann
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Andreas Gursky20 October 2007 – 24 February 2008 | Hauptbau
Andreas Gursky
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi & Nina Zimmer
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Otto Meyer-Amden - Oskar Schlemmer20 October 2007 – 3 February 2008 | Hauptbau
Otto Meyer-Amden - Oskar Schlemmer
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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Johanna Billing 8 September 2007 – 31 December 2007 | Gegenwart
Johanna Billing
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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28 April 2007 – 31 December 2007 | Gegenwart
Focus: Bruce Nauman
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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18 August 2007 – 11 November 2007 | Hauptbau
Circle and Cosmos
Curator: Stephan Kemperdick
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14 July 2007 – 7 October 2007 | Hauptbau
Newman, Stella, Judd
Curators: Christian Müller & Anita Haldemann
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Jasper Johns 2 June 2007 – 23 September 2007 | Hauptbau
Jasper Johns
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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2 June 2007 – 31 December 2007 | Hauptbau
New Exhibition Spaces

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28 April 2007 – 26 August 2007 | Gegenwart
Jean-Frédéric Schnyder
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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24 March 2007 – 29 July 2007 | Hauptbau
Brice Marden
Curator: Christian Müller
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24 March 2007 – 29 July 2007 | Hauptbau
Focus: Walter Kurt Wiemken
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Nina Zimmer
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3 February 2007 – 24 June 2007 | Hauptbau
Neoclassicism to Early Modernism
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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2 February 2007 – 17 June 2007 | Hauptbau
Radierungen von Jacques Villon

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6 December 2006 – 8 April 2007 | Gegenwart
Pavel Pepperstein
Curator: Christian Müller
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19 January 2007 – 15 April 2007 | Gegenwart
Christian Philipp Müller
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Focus: Günther Förg / Bernard Frize10 October 2006 – 18 March 2007 | Gegenwart
Focus: Günther Förg / Bernard Frize
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Kandinsky: Painting 1908 – 1921 21 October 2006 – 4 February 2007 | Hauptbau
Kandinsky: Painting 1908 – 1921
Curators: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Hartwig Fischer
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22 August 2006 – 21 January 2007 | Hauptbau
Hans Bock d. Ä. - Zeichnungen
Curators: Christian Müller und Simon Küng
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Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation. Work Groups and Installations11 June 2006 – 12 November 2006 | Gegenwart
Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation. Work Groups and Installations
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Daniel Richter11 June 2006 – 24 September 2006 | Gegenwart
Daniel Richter
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Hans Holbein the Younger31 March 2006 – 2 July 2006 | Hauptbau
Hans Holbein the Younger
Curator: Christian Müller
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25 February 2006 – 2 July 2006 | Hauptbau
The Early Portrait
Curator: Stephan Kemperdick
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3 March 2006 – 21 May 2006 | Gegenwart
Miriam Cahn
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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3 March 2007 – 14 May 2007 | Gegenwart
Boris Rebetez
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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25 November 2005 – 25 February 2006 | Hauptbau
Rembrandt
Curator: Karin Althaus
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Flashback29 October 2005 – 11 February 2006 | Gegenwart
Flashback
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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16 September 2005 – 21 January 2006 | Hauptbau
Rudy Burckhardt
Curator: Anita Haldemann
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de Kooning16 September 2005 – 21 January 2006 | Hauptbau
de Kooning
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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27 August 2005 – 15 October 2005 | Gegenwart
Amelie von Wulffen
Curator: Phillip Kaiser
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10 June 2005 – 6 August 2005 | Gegenwart
Simon Starling
Curator: Philipp Kaiser
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Donald Judd 1 October 2004 – 8 January 2005 | Hauptbau, Gegenwart
Donald Judd
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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Covering the Real30 April 2005 – 20 August 2005 | Hauptbau
Covering the Real
Curator: Hartwig Fischer
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28 January 2005 – 9 April 2005 | Hauptbau
Atlantic & Bukarest
Curator: Bernhard Mendes Bürgi
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