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Pigeons and fish, black and yellow foosball figures and foaming beer or a clear statement against the right: For ten years the "Flying Pictures" have been shining out into the world from the Dortmunder U. The installation consisting of 1.2...


On Friday, November 13th, the exhibition "Recht und Würde" of the UZWEI at the Dortmunder U won a Dieter-Baacke Award in the category "Intercultural and International Projects"!


The Museum Network of the RuhrKunstMuseen (RKM) has elected two new spokespersons. Peter Gorschlüter and Regina Selter are the spokepersons of the network of 21 art museums in the region for the next three years. 



Dear visitors,

unfortunately we have to inform you that the "Family Sunday" is cancelled.

Due to the Corona Pandemic we unfortunately have to cancel the "Family Sunday" planned for 01.11.2020.

Although the Dortmunder U on...


We have good news: Our "Kleiner Freiatg" event series, which is part of our anniversary program in 2020 to mark the tenth anniversary of the Dortmunder U, will be continued in 2021! 

Next year, there will again be a colorful program...


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Dear visitors,

Unfortunately, we have to inform you that, within the framework of the measures adopted by the Federal Government and the Federal States to contain the Corona Pandemic, the entire Dortmund U will be closed from November 02...


Dear visitors of the Dortmunder U,

due to the Ver.di warning strike our house will be closed on 20.10.2020. 

All courses and events are not affected and will take place regularly.

We ask for your understanding...


Dear visitors,

we are pleased to inform you that our roof terrace is now open for you again.

You can reach it during our regular opening hours via the glass elevator to floor 7.

We wish you a beautiful view...


75 years ago, on 6 August 1945, the first atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. On this occasion, Adolf Winkelmann, creator of the "Flying Pictures" at the Dortmunder U, has asked the Japanese artist Junko Wada for a...

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