Schloss Hollenegg for Design opens the doors to its magnificent castle once again for the temporary exhibition EARTH AND FIRE – Old and new ceramics in conversation. On three consecutive weekends starting from Saturday 15th of May, visitors will explore a great variety of ceramics by twenty contemporary designers carefully curated by founder and director Alice Stori Liechtenstein and guest curator Rainald Franz in the splendid historical rooms. The exhibited pieces displayed next to the castle’s Chinese vases, Augarten tea cups, Imari wares, Persian tiles and Meissen figurines range from tiles to tables, lamps and vases.
In addition to discovering the exhibition in the castle, you can watch the making and firing of a large ceramic fountain shaped like a shell by the artist Marie Janssen in the nearby forest. Schloss Hollenegg for Design, a cultural institution was founded by Alice Stori Liechtenstein in 2015 with the aim to bring contemporary designs and current topics to a non-urban area. The exhibition takes place the weekends of 5th/16th, 22nd/23rd and 29th/30th of May 2021.More information