Momentum. Zeichen setzen für Wuppertal

Thu 19 September 2019

6 pm

Winter garden


Beate Schroedl-Baurmeister ist als erste Bildhauerin für den neu gestalteten Döppersberg in Wuppertal im Gespräch. Vom 19. September bis zum 31. Oktober beleuchtet ihre Ausstellung „Momentum. Zeichen setzen für Wuppertal“ in der Historischen Stadthalle den Wupperpark West als Standort für ihre Skulptur „Momentum“. Finanziert werden soll die Skulptur durch bürgerschaftliches Engagement. Deshalb zeigt die Ausstellung nicht nur Modelle und Zeichnungen, sondern widmet sich auch der Geschichte des bürgerschaftlichen Engagements in Wuppertal. Die Ausstellung wird am 19. September um 18 Uhr eröffnet.

Beate Schroedl-Baurmeister studierte Bildhauerei an den Hochschulen der Künste in Stuttgart und Berlin. Seit 1988 hat sie ihr Atelier in Wuppertal. Sie stellt international aus, und ihre Werke sind in zahlreichen öffentlichen Parkanlagen und Sammlungen vertreten. Sie hat an Biennalen in Florenz und Österreich und an der Triennale in der Schweiz teilgenommen. Von ihr stammt die Skulptur „Schwung“, die Wuppertaler Unternehmen jährlich als Wirtschaftspreis überreicht wird.


Beate Schroedl-Baurmeister

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Worth Knowing For Your Visit

  • Performance Venue Winter Garden

    The event is taking place in the modern winter garden on the ground floor, with views onto mature trees.


The Historische Stadthalle is located in the heart of North Rhine-Westphalia and lies in the centre of Wuppertal-Elberfeld. We are easily reached by public transport. The ICE train station and local bus stops are in the immediate vicinity.

This is where you will find detailed directions.

Parking Flat Day Rate

Make use of our flat day rate for parking. It only costs 4 euros. One useful tip: you can pay at the pay stations in the multi-storey car park itself or in the stairwell either when you return to your vehicle or in advance of attending events. That will save you time waiting at the pay stations after the end of events.


It goes without saying that the Historische Stadthalle is equipped to provide access for disabled people.

Wheelchair ramps and lifts (with announcement) will provide you with easy access to all rooms.

Parking spaces for disabled people are available both in the multi-storey car park and in the Südstrasse car park.

Toilets for disabled people can be found on the ground floor (to the right of the main entrance) at the eastern end of the foyer. They are clearly signposted.

A wheelchair is available in the building.

An unlimited number of wheelchair places is available in the Großer Saal.

Our concierge, foyer team and culinaria staff are happy to help should you need assistance at any time.

Service Point

Just come to our Service Point before a concert or event. You can find it in the foyer on the far left of the main entrance next to the cloak room.

  • You can buy programmes here.
  • You can rent special seats for children here for a deposit of 10 euros. This means that junior concert goers can see what's going on without problems. The Service-Point will return the deposit to you when you give back the seat.
  • You can book cheap shared taxis here for 9.50 euros per person. For many concerts and events taking place in the Großer Saal, we offer you a convenient collective taxi service. Before concerts, between 7 pm and 8 pm and during the interval, you can book your trip home at the collective taxi desk in the Wandelhalle (Foyer). After the concert, the collective taxi desk will direct you to „your“ driver, who will take no more than four passengers to their homes in comfort.

Fair Play

If you happen to be late for a concert, you won’t have to miss out on it completely. In such cases, staff from the foyer team are there to assist you. They will ensure that you can get into the room without disturbing the other guests and the performers.


Before the start of the event and in the intervals, Culinaria Catering provides refreshments at the bar.
The “Rossini Restaurant” on the lower ground floor is open after events in the Großer Saal (as well as two hours before events that begin in the Großer Saal at 7.30 or 8 pm). Reservations are advisable under Tel: +49 202 870565-0.