Become a member

Become a friend. Support and share art.

Do you want to spend time with artists and art lovers? Are you interested in getting to know the Kunstmuseen Krefeld, its directors, curators and projects? Would you like enjoying exclusive exhibition previews? Do you find it inspiring to undertake art journeys, have sustainable talks and discussions and do you like encounters and exchange with artists in their studios and galleries? Would you consider getting actively involved in supporting the museum?

The friends of the Kunstmuseen Krefeld e.V. have dispositively supported collection of the Kunstmuseen Krefeld.

Then let’s become friends.


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Since the foundation of the friends in Krefeld it is a main task of the friends acquiring art to enlarge the museum’s collection.

The friends’ collection includes about 150 art works.

© 5 × 10, raumlaborberlin, 2019
© 5 × 10, raumlaborberlin, 2019


The Friends of the Kunstmuseen Krefeld e.V. are an active member of the Bundesverband der Fördervereine Deutscher Museen für Bildende Kunst.

As a member of the friends you receive:

  • free admission to all three venues belonging to the Kunstmuseen Krefeld
_Invitations to exclusive previews and gallery talks with the artists
  • Invitations to special events
  • 10% discount in the museums shop (except products with fixed prices)


The friends of the Kunstmuseen Krefeld e.V. are the circle of friends and the association support of the Kunstmuseen Krefeld. Its task is mainly supporting the museum individually and financially at its different activities, new purchases, exhibitions, restoration measures, educational projects and publications.


Dr. Dieter Porschen, Vorsitzender

Dr. Magdalena Broska, Stellvertretende Vorsitzende

Peter Welling, Schatzmeister

Katia Baudin, Kunstmuseen Krefeld

Dr. Anahita Teymourian-Pesch, Beisitzerin
Dr. Sandra Haak, Beisitzerin


Sylvia Görres

Julia Timmer
Administration support & special events