Jochen Lempert 2022 Foto Ian Waelder
Jochen Lempert, 2022, Foto: Ian Waelder


Portikus is an institution of contemporary art in Frankfurt am Main. Since its foundation in 1987, this essential part of the Städelschule is dedicated to exhibiting, publicizing and debating both young up-and-coming and established artists and their work.

Opening times

Tuesday–Friday 12–7 pm
Saturday, Sunday 11 am–7 pm
Monday closed

Admission free


All publications and books are available online.


Director: Yasmil Raymond
Curatorial duo: Liberty Adrien & Carina Bukuts
Project Coordination: Claudia Famulok & Nils Fock
Press: Mira Starke
Teacher: Stefan Wieland


Portikus is permanently funded by the City of Frankfurt Department for Culture / Das Kulturamt and the support of the Mittagstisch, an initiative of the Städelschule Portikus e.V. Additional support for the exhibition program in 2022 is provided by Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Hessische Kulturstiftung, Städelschule Portikus e.V., Dr. Marschner Stiftung, Kulturfonds Frankfurt RheinMain, Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation, Stiftung Städelschule für junge Künstler, Acción Cultural Español (AC/E), Institut français Deutschland, Mophradat, New Tendency, Oase, Galerie Gisela Capitain, BQ, ProjecteSD, and French Bento Bar.


Alte Brücke 2 / Maininsel
60594 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: +49 (0)69 96 24 45-40
Fax: +49 (0)69 96 24 45-24