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Truhe – Tipi – Tamburin. Family Sunday in the Three Grassi Leipzig Museums.

With winter finally showing itself the three Grassi Leipzig Museums will be presenting their annual Winter Family Sunday on February 9th. Under the title “Truhe – Tipi – Tamburin” the Grassi Leipzig Museum for Applied Arts, Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum … Continue reading

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Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum: Von Leipzig in die Welt

Those of us who’ve been away this summer have no doubt brought one or the other reminder of our travels back with us. Museum collections are largely built on a similar principle. If on a slightly different scale. The Grassi … Continue reading

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GRASSI-Fest 2013

Much like the famous spoonful of sugar that helps the medicine go down, so to does the annual Grassi Museums GRASSI-Fest help smooth the transition from summer to autumn. The GRASSI-Fest 2013 will be staged on Sunday September 8th and … Continue reading

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Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum: Chinese Tea Time!

On Saturday June 1st the Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum is inviting all interested visitors to tea. Chinese tea to be specific. Under the guidance of Sinilogist Linus Schlüter from the Konfuzius Institut Leipzig, the afternoon will introduce participants to not … Continue reading

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Grassi Liest 2013: The Leipzig Buchmesse in the Grassi Museums

With the last snow of winter melting quicker than chocolate cake of dreams on the fire of reality, it must be time once again for Leipzig Buchmesse. And once again the three Leipzig Grassi Museums are playing host to a … Continue reading

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Hinter die Kulissen geschaut: Grassi Museums’ Open Day 2013

On Sunday March 3rd the three Leipzig Grassi Museums invite all interested parties to take a peek behind, normally, closed doors. To step through the velvet curtain and learn what happens behind the scenes at the Applied Art, Ethnography and … Continue reading

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Grassimesse 2012

Grassimesse 2012 is open! Until Sunday 28th October some 100 designers, artists and artisans are presenting the fruits of their labour and passion. Full details can be found at http://grassimesse.de and we’ll have reports and updates the coming days. But … Continue reading

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Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig: “Art Nouveau to Present” Open!

The years of planning and organising are finally over. On March 4th the Grassi Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig finally opens the final section of its permanent exhibition:  “Art Nouveau to Present” Over the coming weeks we’ll look in more … Continue reading

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GRASSI Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig App now available

A central part of any museum’s work is obviously collecting and preserving items of historical and cultural interest and importance. They of course also like to display and show their collections. To help them both reach a wider audience and … Continue reading

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Hidden Treasures: Gertrud Rennhard’s “Iran Collection”

On Sunday December 4th the GRASSI Museum for Applied Arts Leipzig is not only officially unveiling the restored Josef-Alber-Window on the main staircase and opening the Werner Bünck retrospective “Metall.Keramik.Stein”. The Pfeilerhalle is also hosting a new exhibition displaying some … Continue reading

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