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Polynesia and the accidental tattoo model

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"Under the Skin" - The people behind the archives at Grassi. Photo © Anne-Coralie Bonnaire

On her transition into adulthood, she lent a French Polynesian tattoo artist a piece of her skin for his art, and ended up part of the living archive at Leipzig’s Grassi Museum – connecting with her own history and others’ in ways she couldn’t have imagined.

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Virtual normality. Netzkünstlerinnen 2.0

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Due to public demand, MdbK’s current exhibition of female digital natives has been extended for the time being. GO!

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MdbK through the eyes of museum-goers

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Rita Wallace next to "Hot Spot III," a piece by Mona Hatoum featured in the exhibition Displacements at MdbK. (Photo courtesy of R. Wallace)

Get fresh perspectives on contemporary art from a student, a pensioner, a city guide, a media person, a language teacher, a translator, and a guy with amazing insights into history and philosophy. The next “Newcomer” guided tours are this Sunday at the Leipzig Museum of Fine Arts (the one in English is at 4 pm).

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At a glance: Museum Night Saturday

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Museum Night in Leipzig and Halle, Saturday, 6 May. Here are some useful tips to carry with you. https://leipglo.com

Your mini-guide to Museumsnacht in Leipzig and Halle (5 May 2018).

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Zagreb’s gallery of broken hearts

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The Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb. Photo: Ana Ribeiro

The concept of giving a cathartic shrine to breakups began in the Croatian capital in 2006, and has traveled to other cities in Europe, the Americas and Asia; a branch has now opened in Hollywood.

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Museum day is Sunday

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Painters who stay with us. (Public domain)

Free admission and loads of special activities await you all over Saxony.

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