paper positions hamburg – the show
29 september – 2 october 2022
The art fair format paper positions will make its second guest appearance at the important trade and art location Hamburg at the end of September. After the successful debut in 2021 at the Brandshof, the special fair for “works on paper” will return to the Hanseatic city for a special exhibition in late summer. From September 29 – October 2, 2022, more than 30 international artists:inside will be exhibiting under the title paper positions hamburg – the show in the centrally located building of the former Karstadt Sports in Mönckebergstraße. Selected Hamburg galleries and a small selection of exhibitors from other parts of Germany will be offered the opportunity to present a single position each as part of the sales exhibition.
paper positions hamburg – the show 2021
From 27 – 29 August 2021, a total of 23 international artists from 19 Hamburg based galleries and four guests have been presented in a group exhibition with the title paper positions hamburg – the show at the Brandshof.
The striking building from the 1920s looks back on a long history: It served as the administrative headquarters of the inland shipping company Schlesische Dampfer Co. – Berliner Lloyd AG and, together with the adjacent warehouses, is a listed building. It has an imposing octagonal entrance hall and many original furnishings as well as some historical windows.
The entrepreneur Joachim Doerks is the new owner and has been renovating the buildings very carefully in accordance with heritage protection.
The “Chilehaus an den Elbbrücken” now shines again in its old splendor and, with its special architecture and location on the water, offers the perfect location for the debut of the paper positions in hamburg.
This exhibition was made possible by the financial support of the Behörde für Kultur und Medien Hamburg and the Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft as well as by the support of Mr. Joachim Doerks.