The work of New Leipzig School artists, including Neo Rauch, is displayed in about 10 galleries, including Galerie Eigen+Art,...
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst
Contemporary art in all media is the speciality of this gallery, presented in temporary exhibits in a minimalist container-like space...
Trendy Plagwitz's signature club is inside an impressive factory conversion and is a very chilled hang out during the week, when the...
This charming garden cafe within Plagwitz's converted Baumwollspinnerei factory complex is also about the only place to have lunch...
Spinnereistrasse 7 · interesting places nearby
Alte Spinnerei information
'Cotton to culture' is the motto of the Alte Spinnerei , a 19th-century cotton-spinning factory turned artist colony. Around 80 New Leipzig School artists, including Neo Rauch, have their studios in this huge pile of red-brick buildings, alongside designers, architects, goldsmiths and other creative types whose creations are displayed in 10 galleries. It's in the southwestern district of Plagwitz; take bus 60 from Bayrischer Platz to S-Bahnhof Plagwitz.