The Worlds of Gods and Men
The Salzburg Festival is unquestionably one of the leading events in the international musical calendar. With the major exhibition MENSCHENBILDER – GÖTTERWELTEN. The Worlds of Gods and Men, to be held in the DomQuartier Salzburg, music and fine art will encounter each other on an equal footing during the 2016 Festival season. 67 paintings and 21 sculptures are going to be displayed, 52 paintings and 20 sculptures belong to the art collections of the Prince von und zu Liechtenstein.
The exhibition in the Residenzgalerie Salzburg is sponsored by the LGT, the international Private Banking and Asset Management group of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, represented in Austria with branches in Salzburg and Vienna. The exhibition in the North Oratory is supported by the Austrian Federal State of Salzburg.
THE WORLDS OF GODS AND MEN
An exhibition by LIECHTENSTEIN. The Princely Collections in collaboration with the Residenzgalerie Salzburg in the DomQuartier Salzburg and the Paintings Gallery of the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts.
DomQuartier Salzburg l Residenzgalerie Salzburg and North Oratory
30 July 2016 - 16 October 2016
Concept and design: Johann Kräftner
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (1751–1818) Prometheus Brings Fire to Mankind (detail), 1790, Oil on canvas
© LIECHTENSTEIN. The Princely Collections, Vaduz–Vienna