Ruth SergelJan Pötter

Ruth Sergel

Tikkun Olam

November 8, 2020 to February 28, 2021

Extended until May 30, 2021


The Hebrew title of the exhibition, Tikkun Olam (תיקון עולם) is a Jewish spiritual concept, calling us to heal or repair the world during our short time here. It has been revived in recent years in the US as a framework for standing for social, racial and economic justice.

November 8 to November 29, 2020

- Action Lace windows extended until 20 December 2020 –

TH-SUN, 5-7 pm

Lace windows: The Kunstverein shines from within – a warm invitation to look at the exhibition through the windows. Afterwards the Kunstverein is happy to open its doors again.


On 24 November 2020 at 7 pm

Online Talk with Ruth Sergel and the Judaist Jessica Hösel moderated by Muriel Meyer about socially engaged art.

On 18 February 2021 at 8 pm

Online-Workshop Pandemic Postcards

Ruth Sergel will give an introduction in German to her collages Pandemic Postcards, which are part of her exhibition Tikkun Olam at the Kunstverein. Those who wish will then make collaged postcards with us in front of the camera based on the Pandemic Postcards.

On 30 May 2021 at 5 pm


Talk with Ruth Sergel and presentation of the exhibition catalog in the courtyard of the Kunstverein.

Please take a look:

Online exhibition Tikkun Olam on Ruth Sergel's website.