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Schafhof - European Center for Art Upper Bavaria


The exhibition spaces of the Center for Art are open for the public during the regular opening hours, we are looking forward to your visit! Due to the legal regulation you need one of the following three verifications: a valid negative Covid19 test or a certification about a complete vaccination or recovery.

We are at your service with our online-program and cordially invite you to visit our upcoming and previous online programs. The current exhibition Eastern Sugar Oberbayern is already online with the livestream of the exhibition opening and 360°-tours. The presentation of our artist-in-residence program Focus Europe II is ongoing with online talks of the participating artists. This and more links you find in our Videopool!


Current Exhibition

Detail from a drawing by Paweł Warchoł

DACHAU – OŚWIĘCIM: A Lively Friendship between Artists

3  October to 28 November, 2021: an exhibition with artists from Dachau and Oświęcim.  ... more information


Current AIR-Programs

Schafhof - Europäisches Künstlerhaus Oberbayern - Luftbild

The European Art Fellowship of the District Council of Upper Bavaria

The artist-in-residence program in the framework of the European Art Fellowship of the District Council of Upper Bavaria takes place with partner institutions of several European countries. Foreign artists are given the opportunity to live and work for one to three months at the Schafhof. In exchange, Upper Bavarian artists take part in equal residencies in the partner countries.  ... more information

Portrait of the artist Andrea Juneková, Scholarshipholder from Bratislava in the Schafhof in Freising in 2021 - in the framework of the European Art Fellowship of the District Council of Upper Bavaria

Guest artist living and working at the Schafhof at present: Andrea Juneková

In her artist´s practice of recent years Andrea Juneková also reaches out beyond medium of photography into other media: objects, video, installation. „My recent artworks reflecs the state of our society – instability and temporality, I am exploring a space where deconstruction of old mechanisms and paradigmas can take part". ... more information


Current and upcoming events

Exhibition 2021 Dachau - Oswiecim
03.10.2021 - 28.11.2021
Connected by living art scene - an exhibition with artists from Dachau andOświęcim ... more information
Autor: Der Systemadministrator 

Opening hours Exhibitions 

Summer (March-Oct)
Tue - Sat 2 - 7 pm
Sun + holidays 10 am - 7 pm
Winter (Nov-Feb)
Tue - Sat 2 - 6 pm
Sun + holidays 10 am - 6 pm

Opening hours Café Botanika

For opening hours, information and events please have a look on the website of the café: cafe-botanika.de


Am Schafhof 1
85354 Freising

The exhibition spaces and the café are accessible to the disabled. The entry to the exhibitions is free.

online &  d i g i t a l :

Schafhof - Europäisches Künstlerhaus Oberbayern
Schafhof . d i g i t a l
at Videopool

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