Portikus is an institution for contemporary art in Frankfurt am Main. Since its foundation in 1987 and as a fundamental element of the renowned art academy Städelschule, Portikus is dedicated to exhibit, publish and discuss young and emerging as well as established artists and their work.
Alte Brücke 2 / Maininsel
T +49 69 962 4454-0
F +49 69 962 4454-24
Guided tours on request.
All editions and books are also available on site at the Portikus shop.
Director: Philippe Pirotte
Curator: Fabian Schöneich
Production/Organisation: Louisa Schmitt, Claudia Famulok
Assistant: Ben Clement
Portikus can be rented for events. We have a range of opportunities for any event you might have in mind, from drinks receptions, private dinners, BBQs to business meetings. The exceptional position of Portikus set on the Main island overlooking the Frankfurt skyline creates a unique atmosphere and mixes modern urbanism with idyllic nature in the heart of the city of Frankfurt. Please get in touch with us at info(at)portikus.de.
STÄDELSCHULE PORTIKUS E.V.
The association Städelschule Portikus e.V. aims to support the Städelschule and its students under the motto: Supporting art today means investing in the intelligence of tomorrow’s society. The Association supports not only the academic curriculum of the Städelschule but also the exhibition programme of Portikus. More information.
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