Jenny Holzer’s “Men Don’t Protect You Anymore” on Display in the Kolonnadenhof on the Museumsinsel in Berlin

Blog entry from 03/06/2020

Source: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Jenny Holzer, Survival: Men don't protect you anymore, view Kolonnadenhof, Museumsinsel Berlin, Courtesy Sprüth Magers
Jenny Holzer, Survival: Men don't protect you anymore, view Kolonnadenhof, Museumsinsel Berlin, Courtesy Sprüth Magers
Copyright: 1984 Jenny Holzer, member Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY, Photo: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / David von Becker

International Women’s Day, 8 March 2020, marked the close of the special exhibition Fighting for Visibility: Women Artists in the Nationalgalerie before 1919 at the Alte Nationalgalerie. The theme of the visibility of women artists remains evident in the public space through the outdoor presentation of Jenny Holzer’s work Men Don’t Protect You Anymore in the Kolonnadenhof (Colonnade Courtyard) in front of the museum.

The 7.5 x 25.5 cm aluminium plaque bearing the words “MEN DON’T PROTECT YOU...

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