Visit Düsseldorf's top attractions in this 1.4 hour itinerary. Kunsthalle, Schadow-Denkmal, Mutter Ey and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 1.4 hour Düsseldorf itinerary.
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Vadim Abramovich Sidur (Russian: Вади́м Абра́мович Сиду́р; 28 June 1924, Yekaterinoslav - 26 June 1986, Moscow) was a Soviet avant-garde sculptor and artist sometimes referred as the Soviet Henry Moore. Sidur is the creator of a style named Grob-Art (Coffin-Art). He also left a book of poetry The Happiest Autumn (Самая Счастливая Осень) and a memoir Monuments to the Current State (Памятники Современному Состоянию).Read more
The Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen is the art collection of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia, located in Düsseldorf. United by this institution are three different exhibition venues: the K20 at Grabbeplatz, the K21 in the Ständehaus and the Schmela Haus. The Kunstsammlung was founded in 1961 by the state government of North Rhine-Westphalia as a foundation under private law for the purpose of displaying the art collection and expanding it through new acquisitions. During its 50-year history, the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen has earned an international reputation as a museum for the art of the 20th century. For some time now, however, the chronological spectrum of the collection - which was initiated through the purchase of works by Paul Klee - has extended up to the immediate present.Read more
Johanna Ey (4 March 1864 – 27 August 1947) was an art dealer in Germany during the 1920s. She became known as Mutter Ey (Mother Ey) for the nurturing support she provided to her artists, who included Max Ernst and Otto Dix. == Biography == Ey was born in humble circumstances in Wickrath (today a quarter of Mönchengladbach). At the age of 19 she moved to Düsseldorf. She married and had twelve children, of whom eight died young.Read more