What is contemporary art? What does it have to do with me? Can anyone do something with it? How do I find an emotional approach to the work – or not? These and many more questions are explored by the Pedagogical Tandem of the Junges Theater and Kunsthaus Göttingen. In this special school offer from the age of 14, the art of theatre in the form of the play »Nipple Jesus« by Nick Hornby is combined with a playful and activating exhibition tour on topics of the exhibition, in which subjective perception is in the foreground. More information and possible dates can be obtained from the education department of Kunsthaus Göttingen or at https://www.junges-theater.de/stueck/nipplejesus/.


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Different disciplines are combined here. Together with regional and national cooperation partners, the Kunsthaus Göttingen combines different perspectives on contemporary art. With the help of contrasting but also complementary approaches to approach art methodically as diverse as possible, new perspectives can emerge that are able to create many creative symbioses in order to enable a rich art experience. The idea is to unite different actors outside the field of art and culture in order to blur boundaries. Click here for more Kunsthaus – »Cooperations«.

Further offers

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Children and families

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Bringing the family to the Kunsthaus? Not a problem! One Saturday each month is dedicated to family time at Kunsthaus Göttingen. Young and old together embark upon a journey of discovery through the exhibition spaces […]
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Children big and small can celebrate their birthdays at Kunsthaus Göttingen. After a little discovery tour through the exhibition on a specific theme and with lots of little art-themed games, the birthday guests will then […]

Schools at the Kunsthaus

For each exhibition there will be an introductory teacher workshop. Following a dialog-based overview tour, interested teachers can try out the bookable and the public educational offerings and begin crafting their first plans and ideas […]
For school classes in particular, a visit to the Kunsthaus should be as lively and as activity- and skills-oriented as possible, so that all classes and levels are given access to art. The programme invites […]
Kunsthaus Göttingen is happy to work with schools (not just in Göttingen!) to realize various project days and weeks covering the areas of photography, print and poster art, as well as new media. Contact us […]
Learn English outside the classroom and talk naturally about art-related themes outside the school setting: Kunsthaus Göttingen makes it possible. Part of learning English is exploring new, unfamiliar terrain and putting yourself in situations in […]