Düsseldorf’s art landscape inspires conviction, but not solely through its exhibitions – through its archives, it also makes a significant contribution to art-historical research.
It is hoped that the photographs collected in the archive will make the history of art in Düsseldorf and the Rhineland since the end of World War II more tangible.
Preserved and maintained in the archive of the Düsseldorf Art Academy are institute-related archival materials.
Exclusively video art – the archive of imai – inter media art institute encompasses approximately 3000 artistic and documentary works
The Institute for Art Documentation and Scenography promotes, produces and arranges art in the form of documentaries, television contributions and media art installations.
Die Düsseldorfer Fotografen Bernd und Hilla Becher (1931–2007; 1934–2015) hatten ihre Wahlheimat in Düsseldorf-Kaiserswerth, insbesondere seit Beginn der 2000er-Jahre in der Alten Schule, Stiftsgasse 2, in deren rechten Flügel sich heute das Kunstarchiv Kaiserswerth befindet.