21 November 2012 L.-F.-Gruber-Platz, description of the project
Architecture portal, CompetitionLine brought the description of the architectural concept of the L.-F.-Gruber Platz
28 September 2012 der Deutsche Jugendfotopreises 2012"
Renate Gruber supportet Kinder- und Jugendfilmzentrum in Deutschland (KJF) and "der Deutsche Jugendfotopreises (DJF) 2012".
with Prof. Klaus Schäfer,Staatssekreter im Ministerium für Familie,Jugend, Kultur und Sport des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen,
und Hans-Peter Bergner, Referatsleiter im Bundesministerium für Familie,Senioren, Frauen und Jugend
23 September 2012 inauguration of L. - Fritz - Gruber - Platz
From 19:30 lightinstalation symbolising "Glanzlichter und Schlagschatten", the guiding theme of photography is a part of L.-F.-Platz concept. The press preview took place on 14 June 2012 (see the article in " Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger" and "Kölnische Rundschau")
19 September 2012 Renate Gruber speaks in FotoTV
Interview with Renate Gruber can be followed on FotoTV. She speaks about the contribution of Grubers to the history of "Photokina-Bilderschauen" and to the German photography in general.
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9 September 2012 Crime Cologne
September 2012, announcement of L. Fritz Gruber Prize 2012/2013
2012/2013 edition of the prize will ask for submissions for the themes "Aufbruch - Umbruch - Abbruch". Deadline is 15 May 2013, winners will be announced in july 2013
1 September 2012, Architectural Photography , Made in China
during the 21. Internationale Photoscene Köln, Renate Gruber enjoyed the opening of the exhibition in the Museum of Applied Art in Cologne
22 August 2012 Express commemorates the donation of L.F. Gruber to Colgne Museums
On 22 August 1977 L.F. Gruber disponed the first part of his collection "Photographs of the 20th Century by Famous Photographers", consisting of 935 prints, to the Walraff-Richartz-Museum / Museum Ludwig. Through further donations, the collection consists of more then three thousands prints now.
Express, 22/08/2012, p. 32
19 August 2012 Birthday of Photography celebrated at Grubers Residence
19 August 1839 the patent describing the very first photograhic process was donated "to the world" by Frensch government and details announced in Paris. Round 40 guests celebrated this anniversary upon the invitation of Renate Gruber.
2 July 2012 interview with Renate Gruber in nicolai
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13 June 2012 Press Conference at L. Fritz Gruber Square in Cologne
The plans of the City of Cologne regarding the vison of the square have been presented ...
3 March 2012 "Thank you darling" - Renate Gruber donates to the benefice sale
In order to support Schaden Renate Gruber supported the famous art of photography bookstore.
Invitation to the vernisage,
March 2012 L. Fritz Gruber Prize at the University of Cologne
In the Year Book of theFaculty of Arts and Humanities Graduate School Renate Gruber reports on the last edition of the L.Fritz Gruber Prize
January to August 2012 Exposition of Bettina Gruber in neueRäume
Photographs and Light Objects by Bettina Gruber are shown in the Gallery neueRäume