Galerie Dorothea van der Koelen

Booth C13
Mainz, Germany
Venice, Italy

Joseph Kosuth, For: 294 + T.R, 1992, silkscreen on glass, in 2 parts, 80 x 80 cm, Courtesy of Archive Chorus Verlag

Galerie Dorothea van der Koelen, founded in 1979 in Mainz, is one of the leading galleries of contemporary art in Germany with a branch in Venice, Italy. In 2014 Dr. Dorothea van der Koelen inaugurated the CADORO – Centre for Arts and Science in Mainz where beside her gallery also her publishing house Chorus-Verlag and the van der Koelen Foundation is situated. In 2015 she was awarded with the famous Max-Slevogt-Medal. The program of the gallery is concrete – conceptual – constructive, intellectual but poetically, showing the beauty of the matter. The artists are masters of the international Avant-garde or new emerging tendencies. Since 1981 the gallery has participated in more than 200 international art fairs around the world. Dr. Dorothea van der Koelen is specialized in art-in-architecture-projects and sculptures in public space and has curated more than 550 exhibitions in 28 countries worldwide.


Lore Bert
Hellmut Bruch
Daniel Buren
Sebastian Dannenberg
Mohammed Kazem
Wulf Kirschner
Joseph Kosuth
Vera Röhm
Günther Uecker


Heinz Gappmayr
Raimund Girke
Gottfried Honegger
François Morellet
Jan van Munster
Carolin Liebl & Nikolas Schmid-Pfähler
Fabrizio Plessi
Arne Quinze
David Rabinowitch
Mario Reis
Bernar Venet
Lawrence Weiner
Martin Willing
Guang Yao Wu


Dr. Dorothea van der Koelen, Director

Mainz, Germany
Hinter der Kapelle 54

Venice, Italy
Calle Dei Calegheri (San Marco) 2566

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