Review 2015


Hassan Khan

"Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said"

30 January 2015 —
12 April 2015

Within the framework of the “Frankfurter Positionen”, the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main is presenting the first institutional solo exhibition of Hassan Khan (b. 1975) to take place in Germany. The artist, musician and writer lives and works in Cairo, Egypt.


Gerald Domenig

Exhibition Preparations

21 February 2015 —
6 September 2015

Extended until 6 September.

The artist Gerald Domenig (b. 1953), a resident of Frankfurt, has been amassing his extremely extensive archive of drawings and photographs since the 1970s. The exhibition at the MMK 1 presents a selection from his œuvre, which is distinguished by thematic openness on the one hand and formal rigour on the other. 


Isa Genzken

New Works

14 March 2015 —
31 May 2015

Isa Genzken (b. 1948) is one of the most influential women artists of the present. In the spring of 2015, her most recent workgroup will be on view for the first time in Germany at the MMK 1 branch of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst. Since the 1970s the sculptor Genzken has developed an artistic stance that, though making reference to Pop Art and Minimalism, has nonetheless brought forth a thoroughly idiosyncratic and unique visual language.


John Skoog

Slow Return

28 March 2015 —
31 May 2015

The Baloise Group has been awarding its art prize to young artists every year since 1999. The group moreover purchases workgroups by the prize recipients and gives these artworks to two major European museums.


RAY 2015 Fotografieprojekte Frankfurt / RheinMain

20 June 2015 —
20 September 2015

In 2015, the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst serves once again as a key partner to the RAY Fotografieprojekte Frankfurt/RheinMain. Following the successful first edition of the international photography triennial in 2012, RAY 2015 presents outstanding international positions of contemporary photography, thus bringing together the special qualities of the collections and institutions represented in Frankfurt and the region in a unique collaboration.


Deutsche Börse

Photography Prize 2015

20 June 2015 —
20 September 2015

In an exhibition taking place at the MMK 3 during the photography triennial RAY 2015, the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst presents the finalists of the 2015 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize: Nikolai Bakharev, Zanele Muholi, Viviane Sassen and, with a joint project, Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse.


Parked Like Serious Oysters

Graduates of the Städelschule 2015

14 October 2015 —
15 November 2015

For the seventh time, the MMK is presenting works by the current graduates of Frankfurt’s art academy, the Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule. In their final projects, the artists explore various media; this year the focus is on painting, film and installation.