Kategorie Von Veltum

Beni Veltum & Manuel Moreno in Beverly Buer

The new Galerie Von Veltum in Gelsenkirchen Ückendorf only opened in November 2019. Then Murphy’s Law came into play and everything that could go wrong did go wrong. Less than a year later, there was water damage in the old shop in Bergmannstraße, which made the gallery unusable for a long time. In September 2021, […]

Uecke lives and thrives

Like other European coal mining towns, Gelsenkirchen and especially Ückendorf and its 20.000 inhabitants are suffering from the decline in mining activity in the area as well as the whole Ruhr region. Structural change continues to hold the majority of regions firmly in its grip. A few years ago Ückendorf was charcterized by vacancy, migration […]