Hittisau Women’s Museum presents changing exhibitions which examine topics from the fields of history, art, architecture, social history, ethnology, craftsmanship, etc. from a female point of view. Attention is paid to switching between or combining regional and international points of view. To accompany the exhibitions, the Women’s Museum offers an extensive supporting programme of individually organised special guided tours, talks, workshops, concerts, readings and film showings.
Exhibition: Frauen im Gegenüber / The Women Opposite / Donne di fronte
24th November 2018 – 10th March 2019
An artistic reception of the collection of the Hittisau Women’s Museum by Maurizio Bonato to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. The artist Maurizio Bonato from Innsbruck has been working for years on his “donne di fronte” project with letters, photos and testimonies by and to women. The project, which was developed specifically for the Frauenmuseum Hittisau, is an Womenʼs museum Hittisau artistic reception of the museum’s collection. It was created to celebrate the centennial of the end of the First World War. Maurizio Bonato places texts and images in relation to each other. The texts tell about the women’s responsibility for homes that the men had left behind, of the women’s worries and their everyday lives.
Guided tours open to the public
every Monday at 6 pm
on the first Sunday of the month at 5 pm
€10 per person (no prior registration necessary, price includes entry)
Thur 2 to 5 p.m. Fri to Sun 10 a.m. to 12 and 2 to 5 p.m.