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Films & Videos of the Gemäldegalerie

Alone in the museum

Alone in the museum | Gemäldegalerie with Stephan Kemperdick

An exclusive guided tour through the highlights of the Gemäldegalerie with the curator Stephan Kemperdick himself? No problem!

With subtitles.

Length: 15:10 minutes
Producer: Retina Fabrik

Hingeschaut!

Hingeschaut! | The Fountain of Youth by Lucas Cranach the Elder

With subtitles.

Länge: 1:36 minutes
Picture: The Fountain of Youth by Lucas Cranach the Elder (1546) © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gemäldegalerie / Jörg P. Anders
Animation: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces)

Video series: museum professionals of the Gemäldegalerie talk about their favourite works of art.

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Johannes der Täufer in der Einöde von Geertgen tot Sin Jans

With subtitles.

Length: 2:20 Minuten
Production: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Bildnis eines jungen Mannes von Georg Pencz

With subtitles.

Length: 3:20 minutes
Production: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Bildnis eines jungen Mädchens von Albrecht Dürer

With subtitles.

Length: 2:43 minutes
Production: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Der Heilige Hieronymus von Jacopo Bellini

With subtitles.

Length: 2:54 minutes
Production: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Die Heilige Maria Magdalena (Mansi-Meister)

With subtitles.

Length: 1:47 minutes
Production: Retina Fabrik

Lieblingsstücke (Favourite Pieces) | Der Kaufmann Georg Gisze von Hans Holbein d. J.

With subtitles.

Length: 2:20 minutes
Production: Retina Fabrik


Exhibitions

Renaissance Faces. Masterpieces of Italian Portraiture: The Gemäldegalerie and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York have undertaken a landmark project tracing the development of the Italian portrait in the fifteenth century. In Berlin the event takes place in the beautifully restored Bode-Museum, it is subsequently on view at the Metropolitan Museum. The show is placed under the auspices of the Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany.

 

The Renaissance is getting in shape | Renaissance Faces

Length: 0:54 minutes

The Renaissance is sensual | Faces of the Renaissance

Length: 1:06 minutes

The Renaissance is precious | Faces of the Renaissance

Sebastian Mainardi: Profilbild einer jungen Ehefrau

Length: 1:05 minutes

The Renaissance is heavy | Faces of the Renaissance

Mino de Fiesole: Büste des Niccolò Strozzi

Length: 1:06 minutes

The Renaissance is mysterious | Faces of the Renaissance

Length: 1:05 minutes

The Renaissance is modern | Faces of the Renaissance

Luca Signorelli: Bildnis eines älteren Mannes

Length: 0:58 minutes

Wolfgang Joop on nobility and drawn up shoulders

Agnolo di Domenico del Mazziere: Bildnis einer jungen Frau, around 1490
Wolfgang Joop, Fashion Designer

Length: 2:13 minutes

Style advice from Udo Walz

Mino da Fiesole: Büste des Niccolò Strozzi, around 1454
Udo Walz, coiffeur

Length: 0:52 minutes

Gesichter der Renaissance | Udo Walz styles a Young Woman

Agnolo di Domenico del Mazziere: Bildnis einer jungen Frau, around 1490
Udo Walz, Coiffeur

Length: 1:06 minutes

Wolfgang Joops goes a-wooning

Agnolo di Domenico del Mazziere: Bildnis einer jungen Frau, around 1490
Wolfgang Joop, Fashion designer

Length: 1:26 minutes

Gesichter der Renaissance | Wolfgang Joop on wordly misdeeds

Andrea Mantegna: Kardinal Ludovico Trevisano, 1459
Wolfgang Joop, Fashion designer

Length: 1:24 minutes

André Rival on distortion, wide angle and perspective(EN)

Luca Signorelli: Bildnis eines älteren Mannes, around 1475
André Rival, Photographer

Length: 1:41 minutes

Udo Walz sees a talented hair stylist in Simonetta

Sandro Botticelli: Weibliches Profilbildnis, around 1476
Udo Walz, Coiffeur

Length: 0:57 minutes

Gesichter der Renaissance | André Rival on naked people and decisive glances

Raffaelino del Garbo: Bildnis eines jungen Mannes
André Rival, Photographer

Length: 1:45 Minutes

Restoration project: Bastianino The Living Cross of Ferrara

With Subtitles.

Length: 1:38 minutes


Behind the Scenes

About the connection between sculpture and paintings

Michael Eisenhauer on the connection between the Gemäldegalerie and the Bode-Museum.

Length: 3:50 minutes
Production: retinaFabrik


Portrait of the Gemäldegalerie

The Gemäldegalerie boasts one of the world’s most important collections of European painting ranging from the 13th to 18th century. 

Length: 3:10 minutes
Music
Titel: 
Circles
Künstler: Robert Bruce