Angelika Kauffmann – Unknown Treasures from Vorarlberg Private Collections.
15 June to 3 November 2019
Many treasures by the famous painter Angelika Kauffmann (1741 to 1807) are being shown for the first time: around 150 paintings, drawings and prints, which were lovingly collected and protected in Vorarlberg, are being exhibited for the first time in the vorarlberg museum in Bregenz and in the Angelika Kauffmann Museum in Schwarzenberg. While working on the catalogue raisonné , the curator Bettina Baumgärtel has been successful in rediscovering many an image in Vorarlberg that had been believed lost. The show is being complemented by unique loans from public collections in Germany, England and Switzerland. Unique early works will be meeting later masterpieces in Schwarzenberg. A cooperation with the UNESCO World Heritage Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz in Saxony-Anhalt and the Angelika Kauffmann Research Project_AKRP.
Heimatmuseum (Museum of Local History)
“How it used to be at home”
1 May to 3 November 2019
The former residential section of the old Bregenzerwald house built in the traditional wooden design is home to the local history museum, which documents the domestic culture of the 18th and early 19th centuries.
1 May – 3 November 2019
Tue to Sun 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.