Andreas Rüfenacht
Andreas Rüfenacht, Dr. des., art historian, has been Curator of Art at the Museum zu Allerheiligen Schaffhausen since April 2018.

22. May 2019

War/battle | Art | 20th / 21st century | Politics | Culture | Article | Featured

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Art follows bombs

On 1 April 1944, Schaffhausen was mistakenly bombed. The municipal museum lost more than 80 paintings. Then, artworks to match the scale of the losses started arriving from all over Switzerland. Even now, this level of cultural donation is testament to the huge solidarity compatriots felt for the stricken city.

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