Every year the Abegg-Stiftung stages a special exhibition on a specific theme. A detailed description of the current exhibition and selection of press photos are provided here. Guided tours of the exhibition with the curator responsible can be organized on request. Your contact person for press and publicity is Dominique Wyss. Contact

The special exhibition 2023 is dedicated to 13th-century burial garments from the Assi el-Hadath cave in Lebanon.

Press Pack 2023
Press release textiles from Conques
Press release special exhibition

Archive of Press Releases
Inca mantle 2022
Special exhibition 2022
Child’s garment 2021
Special exhibition 2021
Velvets in focus 2020
Special exhibition 2020
Princely costume 2019
Special exhibition 2019
Bird mummies 2018
Special exhibition 2018
Painted leather pouches 2017
Special exhibition 2017
Retable from Chicago 2016
Kulturpreis Burgergemeinde 2016
Special exhibition 2016
Special exhibition 2015
Special exhibition 2014
Special exhibition 2013
Special exhibition 2012

Press Pack for the New Permanent Exhibition
Press release on the opening of the new permanent exhibition 2011
Fact sheet on the new permanent exhibition