Open Hours Burckhardt Library

APR
24
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
MAY
16
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
MAY
19
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
MAY
26
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
MAY
30
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
JUN
2
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel
JUN
6
Reading Room
10 am–1 pm
Peppermint, Untere Karlsstraße 8, Kassel

Annemarie and Lucius Burckhardt (1930–2012 and 1925–2003) were two unconventional thinkers affiliated with the University of Kassel. Their library will be gradually unpacked over the course of monthly events.

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Unpacking Burckhardt at Peppermint
with ​Contemporary And (C&) and KUNCI

“School is Dead!” declares the cover of Everett Reimer’s 1971 publication from atop a bookshelf of the Lucius and Annemarie Burckhardt library. In calling for the reassessment of formal knowledge…

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Unpacking Burckhardt at Peppermint

with Gerhard Lang and LAGE

Gerhard Lang, Cloud Walk 5 – Entering the Cloud, 21.12.97, photo: Irene Graham, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

Night stroll with Gerhard Lang, Unpacking Burckhardt…

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Unpacking Burckhardt at Peppermint
with Helmut Holzapfel, Monika Nikolic, and Martin Schmitz

“And if someone were to dig us up in two thousand years, once all knowledge of our written language had disappeared, the cityscape would be the only thing by which we might be judged.”
—Lucius Burckhardt, Stadtplanung und Demokratie (1957)…

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Unpacking Burckhardt begins at Peppermint

“I am unpacking my library. Yes, I am. The books are not yet on the shelves, not yet touched by the mild boredom of order.”
—Walter Benjamin…

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