Exhibition from Sept 17, 2023 to Feb 25, 2024

Izima Kaoru @ group show “Sex & Gewalt”, Kunstmuseum Albstadt

The exhibition Sex and Violence – Deadly Desire in Art explores the darkest sides of desire and passion: from Salome to prostitution, lust murder and war crimes, to raising awareness of sexualized violence in contemporary art.

Special event / Live Music Performance

Save the date: Saturday 9 September, 4pm : 
Simon Goff & Ruth Marten @ Van der Grinten Galerie

Exclusive pre-release event* with the vinyl art label GRAND CHESS Records.
It features the new album “Spark Like Living Mothers” by two-time Grammy Award winner Simon Goff and new works by New York artist Ruth Marten, who designed the entire visuals for the release.
Simon Goff performs live in the gallery at 4 pm and introduces the music.

(Registration requested)

*Supported by the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Department for Culture and Media.

Special opening hours

9 to 22 August : Summerbreak of the gallery

Gallery is open only by appointment!
Don’t hesitate to reach us for an individual visit (00491795473671)


Upcoming show

Save the date: Friday 1 & Saturday 2 September / Opening Lorenzo Pompa “A Twitter at the Palisades” / Solo Show

First major solo exhibition by German-Italian artist Lorenzo Pompa, with painting, sculpture and drawing


Elger Esser @ Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud “Photographies sur Cuivre par Elger Esser”

From June 17 to September 24, 2023

Current show

9 June to 8 October 2023, SYMPTOM:BAROCK / Rebecca Stevenson @ Stiftung Schloss Eutin

Artistic interventions by Margret Eicher, Simone Demandt, Rebecca Stevenson and Myriam Thyes.
In the Eutin castle rooms, artworks of the 21st century appear next to the baroque works. This results in exciting, enriching confrontations and dialogues across the centuries….

Upcoming show


A group show with works by
Robert Currie, Fernando de Brito, Pierre Faure, Wolfgang Flad, 
Elger Esser, Rikako Kawauchi, Lorenzo Pompa, Rebecca Stevenson,
Michael Wittassek, Bas de Wit, Joseph Beuys

Summer event / Gallery hopping

2 June, 6 to 11pm : long night of the galleries !

Van der Grinten Galerie and 19 other art galleries in Cologne city center are open on Friday 2nd June from 6 to 11pm !

Zur aktuellen Ausstellung

New artist’s book, published by Van der Grinten Galerie

On the occasion of the show Frans Roermond, Play, an abstract graphic novel in 141 drawings, based on Samuel Beckett  Van der Grinten Galeriehas published a new book.
Limited edition of 250 copies, (150 as signed Collector’s edition or as a simple edition available on our online shop).

Upcoming show / this week!

Opening: Friday 21 April, Frans Roermond, PLAY

an abstract graphic novel in 141 drawings based on Samuel Beckett, 
some new paintings and a sculpture
Solo show & Book

30 March to 14 July 2023

Rebecca Stevenson “In Transformation” @ Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Changing display of works in progress by current artist in residence, Rebecca Stevenson.

19 March to 20 August 2023

Landscapes Florenz & Istanbul @ Museum Schloss Moyland

Group show with works by: Elisabeth Luise Andrae, Marwan Bassiouni, Burkhart Beyerle, Bernd und Hilla Becher, Joseph Beuys, Elmas Deniz, Wilhelm den Ouden, Ulrich Erben, Elger Esser, Fanny von Geiger-Weishaupt, Clara Joswich-Rodatz, Shila Khatami, Hanns Lamers, Emmy Lischke, David Roth, Yasam Sasmazer, Hermann Teuber, Martel Wiegand and others.