Currently NO “School Business” – Alte Schule Residency is having a break

Currently Alte Schule Hohenstein Residency does not host any artists. Based on the fact that Chris and Roland moved to another place, the residency cannot be remained in business. There are too many issues, like – logistics: artists also need food and there is no supermarket in Hohenstein – personal: Chris and Roland cannot spend […]

June 25th 2017 – “Show Me How You Feel” – Thomas C. Chung

Hidden in the forests of Hohenstein the people of Franconia are invited to participate in an installation, created by the Australian contemporary artist Thomas C. Chung. As organised by the artist’s residency Alte Schule, “Show Me How You Feel”, is a conceptual art piece reflecting upon our childhood. Combining his interests in nature, psychology, philosophy […]

Vernissage at the Art Museum Hersbruck

Full House at the Vernissage of our exhibition at the Art Museum Hersbruck! A heartfelt thank you to all visitors! Of course, we’d also like to thank Armin Kroder (district administrator), Peter Uschalt (2nd mayor of Hersbruck), Klaus Albrecht (mayor of Kirchensittenbach) and Uli Olpp (first chairman of Förderverein Kunstmuseum Hersbruck e.V.) for the nice […]

Bye Bye Lucienne, Welcome Ben

As time goes by….. Lucienne’s time at the Alte Schule is already over and we had to say goodbye to her last weekend. Although our first impression of Lucienne was that of a very young and timid girl, it became clear very soon that she is an extremely clever and vivacious person. In her time […]

„A dot does not equal a dot and a line does not equal a line!“ – Workshop “Chinese Calligraphy” with Shengpeng Song

On last Sunday, friends of the Alte Schule had the possibility to challenge themselves with something completely new (at least to most of us) – Chinese Calligraphy! After Song’s short introduction into the world of Chinese Calligraphy and its historical development, we were asked to pick our personal favorite out of a vast number of […]