Folkwang Museum
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Essen: Museum Folkwang

Museum Folkwang in Essen is an internationally renowned destination for contemporary art. Its collection includes impressionistic, expressionistic and surrealist works, to name but a few. In the course of the European Capital of Culture year RUHR.2010, the exhibition rooms were expanded by an extension designed by David Chipperfield. It contains a light room suitable for exhibitions of all kinds that enable art aficionados to gain interesting insights into the world of painting, sculpture, graphic arts and photography.