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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 (corona status red) you need one of the following two verifications (2G+) from Tuesday, 9 November, 2011 until further notice: a certification about a complete vaccination or a recovery as well as an current valid negativan corona-test. Please show it to our staff at the reception together with a document of identification.

We are at your service with our online-program and cordially invite you to visit our upcoming and previous online programs. You can watch the videostreams of exhibition openings and artists talks as well as 360°-tours through the exhibitions and interviews in the framework of the European artist-in-residence-program of the District of Upper Bavaria (Bezirk Oberbayern). 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

prolonged! 3  October to 5 December, 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


Current and upcoming events

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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

Schafhof general information leaflet 2018 to downloadSchafhof
General information

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