News of the foundation

International Art Grant 2020   

Grant goes to Fatma Bucak

Bakunin's Barricade   

Art as a barricade: 'Bakunin's Barricade' by Ahmet Öğüt

International Music Grant 2018   

Grant goes to Amy Bryce

April 27th, 2018: Composition by Maximilian Schnaus will premier at Festspielhaus Hellerau   

Dresden Chamber Choir will present new composition by Artist-in-Residence 2016

Internatioanl Art Grant   

Marinella Senatore is planning Dresden-Project

Nachruf auf Martin Roth   

Stiftung trauert um Stiftungsratsmitglied Martin Roth

Ostrale 2017   

"Wall Jumper" by Fernando Sánchez Castillo at Ostrale

Concert with Maximilian Schnaus   

Music Grant Recipient inspires at the Frauenkirche Organ in Dresden

Organ Concert with Maximilian Schnaus on June 10th, 7 pm at Frauenkirche Dresden   

Maximilian Schnaus presents at Dresden Music Festival

International Art Grant 2017   

Grant goes to Marinella Senatore

Altarpiece by Marlene Dumas   

Altarpiece dedicated in the Annenkirche Dresden

Altar Piece by Marlene Dumas   

A new altarpiece for Dresden's "Annenkirche"

Monument takes a stance   

Temporary sculpture by Manaf Halbouni will be erected infront of Frauenkirche

First International Music Grant   

Maximilian Schnaus receives first International Music Grant of the Foundation of Arts & Musik for Dresden

Impuls Dresden with Hartwig Fischer   

Prof. Dr. Hartwig Fischer reflected upon his vision of a museum of the world in Dresden

"Impuls Dresden" with Prof. Dr. Hartwig Fischer on 15th March 2016   

Hartwig Fischer reflects upon "Museums of the future – experiences and provisional conclusions"

Sánchez Castillo takes stock   

Artist reviews Dresden residency

New chairman of the foundation board   

Mayor Dirk Hilbert becomes new chair of the foundation board

Initiative for an open-minded Dresden (#WOD)   

Foundation of Arts & Music for Dresden signs "Initiative for an open-minded Dresden (#WOD)"

Chris Dercon in Dresden   

Chris Dercon speaks up for museums as living spaces for social negotiation

Public talk by Chris Dercon   

Impulse Dresden: Chris Dercon talks about "The Future of Cultural Institutions" at Lipsiusbau Dresden on 23rd October 2015, 7 p.m.

International Art Grant   

Fernando Sánchez Castillo begins art residency in Dresden

International Art Grant   

Fernando Sánchez Castillo receives first International Art Grant

Recommendation: Exhibition "Building Histories"   

Goethe-Institut Yangon brings together artists from South-East Asia in order to critically explore historical meanings.

Curtis on tour in Dresden   

Recommendation: Azuri Quartet performs in Dresden on February 7th, 2015

Dresden ist open-minded!   

Foundation supports initiative for an open-minded city of Dresden


KULTURPATEN DRESDEN and Foundation of arts and music for Dresden are joining efforts.

Chamber concert in London   

German Embassy and Foundation proudly presented: Jan Vogler and friends in London

Curtis on tour performs in Dresden   

Recommendation: "Curtis on tour" performs in Dresden on October 5th, 2014

Opening: Ostrale 2014   

Foundation supports "Private Nationalism" at Ostrale 2014

The Dresden Music Festival presents: "Bohème 2020"   

The foundation of arts and music for Dresden supports a young, interdisciplinary arts project at the Dresden Music Festival

Presentation by Dr. Susanne Gaensheimer, February 18th, 2014   

"Ai Weiwei, Romuald Karmakar, Santu Mofokeng, Dayanita Singh - The German Pavillion at the Venice Biennale 2013".

Visit at OSTRALE '013   

Dr. Hans-Ulrich Seidt, deputy chair of the foundation board, visited OSTRALE 'O13

Dresden Music Festival   

Members of the Board of Trustees gathered for initial meeting

Foundation promotes support at charity concert in New York City   

On 5th May 2013, the pianist Hélène Grimaud, the violinist Mira Wang and the cellist Jan Vogler played at a gala concert in the legendary New York Yacht Club...

Presentation of the foundation deed   

29th April 2013: Dietrich Gökelmann, president of the State Directorate of Saxony, presents the foundation deed to Helma Orosz and Martina de Maizière