Locus Amoenus - The Lovely Place

From antiquity to the 18th century the topos of the beautiful, pleasent place had been considered as a place to long for, a place of silence and perfection - the opposite of the locus terribiles.

A Journey towards Art

The locus amoenus is a symbol for meditation, inner peace and calmness today. This atmosphere can be discoverd by our visitors in the art gallery which is hidden in a beautiful landscape away from the busyness of the big-city life on the outskirts of Potsdam.

Artists, art lovers and visitors are welcome to immerse, to concentrate themsleves or to choose great pieces of art.