The work Greytree and Heavensea by Loredana Nemes was created over a period of two and a half years on the island of Rügen, a place the artist had chosen as a shelter and retreat. She began photographing the beech trees in the Jasmund National Park and juxtaposes these shots with views of the… further information
Far from their homes and families, over 140,000 Indonesian maids work in Hong Kong as second-class migrants under precarious conditions. Long workdays, poor pay, disrespect, and arbitrariness are part of the domestic workers' daily lives. Living in cramped quarters with their employers for… further information
Left: Studio shot, Ernst Haeckel, ca. 1860 - 1900. Right: 'It's a jungle', Julia Löffler, 2020 Montage: Julia Löffler
Julia Löffler: Exotic Plant Hunters
Designer Julia Löffler noticed baffling similarities in the way people posed next to ‘exotic’ plants in the colonial era photographs and how people pose for the photos they post on social media today.
Unknown, rare, from a European point of view "exotic" plants were collected then… further information
In the Exhibition
Hidden underneath the Minster Square
The Minster Square is the perceived centre of Ulm. It's where people left behind traces of their respective civilisations. These traces, which that are more than four millennia old, are much older than the Minster itself. Archaeologists found them when they studied the excavation pit and the… further information
Bronze busts of Hans and Sophie Scholl, created by Otl Aicher
100 Jahre Otl Aicher
Hans and Sophie Scholl
Busts, createt by Otl Aicher
If you ascend the stairs to the first floor at the Stadthaus, you encounter two bronze busts: the effigies of Hans and Sophie Scholl. The siblings were partisans of the resistance group "Die Weiße Rose" (the white rose), who were sentenced to death and executed at the prison in Munich-… further information
Foto: SP/Stadthaus Ulm
nature and environment
Beehives and planters on the terrace
Since 2014, this terrace has been the home of bee colonies. Bees are extremely important for our ecosystem. With our urban beekeeping project, we want to draw attention to bees.
Our planters have been redesigned and replanted in 2021, providing food for our bees. They also provide… further information
außer der reihe
If you always wanted to listen in on radio programmes from all over the world — welcome to Radio Garden. Forget the distance between sender and receiver, Radio Garden knows no geographical or man-made barriers.
Ласкаво просимо до міста у «Штадтхаус Ульм» | … Доме города (Stadthaus Ulm)
З цього будинку відкривається чудовий краєвид на Ульмський собор (Ulmer Münster). На 2-му і 3-му поверсі знаходяться виставки. На нижньому поверсі розташована невелика експозиція, що присвячена історії міста Ульм (також англійською мовою). Також обов’язково відвідайте на тераси. Ми облаштували… further information
Foto: Ursula Kaufmann
Pina Bausch in her piece ‘Café Müller’, 2006
Pina Bausch seen by Ursula Kaufmann
Internally renowned photo artist Ursula Kaufmann, born 1946 in Essen, is in high demand for big festivals and all types of theatrical productions, but her heart beats for dancer and choreographer Pina Bausch and her ensemble. further information
Kudzu is a climbing plant, originally found in Asian regions. In 1876 it appeared on the American continent, as a guest of the first The Centennial International Exhibition in Philadelphia.
Mild winters and the lack of predators enabled the invasive plant to spread uncontrollably.… further information
Tag des offenen Denkmals / European Heritage Day® 2022
“KulturSpur. A case for the monument protection service.’
The ‘young’ cultural heritage site Stadthaus cordially invites you all, families, technology- and architecture afficionados, tourists, regulars, and those who happen to wander in by accident, to (re-) discover the building through free guided tours! further information
Peter Bialobrzeski, born in 1961, is one of the most renowned and internationally successful contemporary German photographers. He was awarded the Ernst-Salomon-Award by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fotografie and the renowned award for photojournalism, the World Press Photo Award. further information