Freud Museum Explores European History with References to Its Dark Past


LONDON.- Freud Museum London presents Probeliegen, its first ever collaboration with Germany’s most renowned artist, Marcel Odenbach, from 8 June until 26 June 2011. Marcel Odenbach’s latest exhibition, featuring a selection of studies and a film installation, Turning in Circles, as well as new work including a large paper collage entitled Probeliegen, explores European history with references to its dark past and experiments with the myriad symbols and tales associated with Sigmund Freud’s famous psychoanalytic couch. Odenbach’s collage will hang in Freud’s last home in North West London alongside its subject, Freud’s original couch, one of The Freud Museum’s most iconic pieces in the permanent collection. The Freud Museum London is honoured to exhibit Odenbach’s Probeliegen which forms part of an exciting programme of exhibitions and events celebrating 25 years of the Museum. Since the mid-197