Due to the current corona regulations, the Artothek will also remain closed for the time being. However, we can still be reached by e-mail and answering machine. We will try to be available for you by telephone, especially during opening hours (Tues. and Thurs. 15 – 18 hrs).

We hope to be available for you in person during the usual opening hours from Tuesday, 12.01.2021.


Founded in 1988, the Artothek of the Kunstverein Göttingen offers works of art on loan. The Artothek has a large selection of modern and contemporary artworks (circa 700), which are available to private individuals, companies, and public institutions on loan. The emphasis of the collection is on prints in addition to photography, drawings, watercolors, and oil paintings. In addition to works of art the Artothek also provides catalogues and videos on various artists.

Visitors may view the framed holdings of the Artothek on site or they may peruse the digital and printed catalogue. Members and customers of the Artothek have access to the online catalogue of the Artothek and check availability via Artminer. To receive a username and password, please visit the Artothek or send an email request to:

Terms of loan

Up to two works of art may be loaned for three months each. The loan fee of 3.00 – 5.00 Euro a month per work includes framing and insurance. The annual membership fee for the use of the Artothek is 8.00 Euro. Membership is free to members of the Kunstverein Göttingen. The Artothek offers special loan conditions to its corporate members: companies, doctors offices, or other institutions who make use of the Artothek collection to decorate their work environment with original works of art.

All prices include tax but exclude delivery. If you are interested in a specific work or if you would like information or a consultation, please send an email to:


Künstlerhaus Gotmarstraße 1
Ecke Prinzenstraße (2. floor)
37073 Göttingen

Email / Phone

0551 – 541846
(answering machine)

Opening hours

Tuesday and Thursday