Rudolf Steiner Exhibitions

Rudolf Steiner Exhibitions PDF (German)

Exhibition’s history

In the year 1952 the Archive's staff began to organize a yearly, thematic summer- exhibition displaying original documents and materials.
In 1961, during the commemoration of Rudolf Steiner’s 100th birthday, the Städtische Kunstkammer Strauhof  in Zurich, in cooperation with the Rudolf Steiner Estate Administration, held an exhibition focused on Rudolf Steiner’s literary and artistic legacy.

In the legendary exhibition «Der Hang zum Gesamtkunstwerk» (1983) the curator Harald Szeemann honoured Rudolf Steiner’s significance for the artistic Avantgarde in the beginning of the 20th century.

In Summer 1992 the blackboards of Rudolf Steiner have been shown for the first time in the Gallery Monika Sprüth in Cologne, Germany. Since then, they have been exhibited in a variety of shows in some of the most important museums of the world.
2011 the Vitra Design Museum in Germany, organized the first retrospective dedicated to Rudolf Steiner’s vast work.
During the International Art Exhibition, the Venice Biennale 2013 — Il Palazzo Enciclopedico — 54 blackboards of Rudolf Steiner have been exhibited.

Every year the Rudolf Steiner Archive lends Rudolf Steiner‘s blackboards to museums worldwide.