About us

. Managing Committee

Marianne Pitzen
Chairwoman
  • Born 1948 in Stuttgart
  • Exhibiting her work since 1969,
    subjects: matriarchies, female utopias
  • Circulus gallery in 1972
  • Work on Circular art magazine (with H.P)
  • 1973/1974 Founding of the "Frauen formen ihre Stadt" association or "Frau + Futura"
  • 1981 Founding of the first women's museum in Bonn including planning, execution, program and exhibitions
Marianne Pitzen
Dr. Valentine Rothe
Honorary Chairwoman
  • Born in Kassel
  • Studied history and art history in Frankfurt, Munich and Münster
  • Was a teacher and now works as a private lecturer and chairwoman of the EAF (European institute for women in politics and economics) in Berlin
  • Exhibited work in Frauenmuseum exhibitions such as "Frauenleben in der NS-Zeit", "Rote Königin", "Politeia" or "Rheinreise 2002"
Dr. Valentine Rothe
Bettina Bab
Deputy Chairwoman
  • Born 1959
  • Graduate studies in history and Spanish, studies abroad in Salamanca, Spain
  • Since 1988 research assistant at the Diakonisches Werk Berlin, at the history department of the University of Bonn, at the Frauengeschichtsverein Köln and at the Frauenmuseum in Bonn
  • Planning and Organization of exhibitions in the Frauenmuseum such as "Rheinreise 2002" and "Mit Macht zur Wahl"
  • member of the managing committee of the Frauengeschichtsverein Köln; since 2007, member of the managing committee of the Frauenmuseum
Bettina Bab
Monika Stubig
Treasurer
  • Born 1959 in Frankfurt am Main, 3 children
  • Trained as a tax consultant
  • Earned a degree in visual arts (painting) from the Alanus University of Arts and Social Sciences in Bonn
  • Member of Frauenmuseum Bonn e.V. and Kunstforum `99 Rheinbach e.V.
  • Co-founder of the female artists' group "give me five" (performance art, video)
  • Artistic work in the fields of painting and photography
  • Exhibition work at home and abroad and part of Frauenmuseum exhibitions such as "Mythos Mutter" or "Methusa"
  • Member of the managing committee of the Frauenmuseum since 2009
Petra Peter-Friedrichs
Petra Peter-Friedrichs
Schriftführerin
  • 1964 in Zerbst geboren, zwei Kinder, zwei Enkel
  • drei abgeschlossene Berufsausbildungen (Geflügelzüchterin, Offsetdruckerin, Bürokauffrau)
  • seit 2002 im Frauenmuseum tätig (Verwaltung)
  • seit 2007 Mitglied im Verein des Frauenmuseums
  • Vorstandsmitglied im VdK OV Adenau (Schriftführerin)
  • seit 2016 im Vorstand des Frauenmuseums
Ellen Sinzig
Board Member
  • Freelance artist, independent exhibition work in the fields of calligraphy, installations and performance art since 1983
  • Has worked in internal communication and female artists' support and as a judge and curator at the Frauenmuseum since 1990, held a position on the managing committee from 1991-1999 and from 2007- today
  • Studied Chinese calligraphy under Cin-Fa Cheng at the Museum of East Asian Art in Cologne from 1991-1992
  • Member of GEDOK A46, Founding member of the LILIUM group
  • Appointed as advisory board member of the Kunstverein östliches Sauerland in 2007
  • Exhibition work, including internationally, such as "The Fupp Project", New York Ceres Gallery, "Katharina II", Frauenmuseum, städt. Skulpturen, St. Petersburg museum, "Politeia", Frauenmuseum, "Eden", OVADA Gallery Oxford
Ellen Sinzig
Lene Pampolha
Lene Pampolha
Beisitzerin
  • geboren in Belém, Brasilien, lebt und arbeitet in Bonn
  • Tourismusstudium, Fotografinnenausbildung, Ausstellungen, Kunstprojekte, Aktionen
  • Seit Sommer 2010 konkrete Schritte zur Gründung eines Frauenmuseums in Belém
  • seit 2012 im Vorstand des Frauenmuseum e.V.
Erika Beyhl
Erika Beyhl
Beisitzerin
  • geb.1946 in Wolfsburg
  • Studium GymnastIk und Tanz in Berlin, Kunst und Sport PH Köln
  • Lehrtätigkeit in Darstellen/ Gestalten, Kunst und Sport
  • 1982-1988 Studium freie Kunst an Hochschule Kunst/ Design Köln bei Professoren Schaffmeister, Lewandowski, Spoerri
  • seit 1984 Ausstellungstätigkeit in Performance und Installation, Mitglied im fm
  • seit 2016 im Vorstand des Frauenmuseums
 
Opening hours
Welcome to the Frauenmuseum in Bonn. Enjoy our exhibitions!

Tu - Sa: 14.00 o'clock till
18.00 o'clock
Su: 11.00 o'clock till
18.00 o'clock
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