Press: General

8. December 2015

Still running until May 2016: “Forbidden Fruit: Chris Antemann at MEISSEN®” – touring exhibition in the USA

The American artist Chris Antemann and the MEISSEN® porcelain manufactory have been working in a creative and highly inspirational symbiosis with one another since 2011. Read more »

30. November 2015

Meissen Porcelain® now available in the Philippines

"Rustan's" largest luxury department store and MEISSEN®

As of today, Meissen Porcelain® is also available in the Philippines. The MEISSEN® store spans 70 square metres and is housed in the fourth floor of the leading luxury department store Rustan's in Makati City, the business and finance centre of Manila, the capital of the Philippines.  Read more »

5. November 2015

Harry Belafonte receives the HOPE Award made by MEISSEN® in Dresden

It was a touching moment as Harry Belafonte finally held the sculpture in his hands. His appearance at the Dresden Schauspielhaus on 31st October 2015 saw him receive countless standing ovations as he was honoured for his dedicated work against discrimination, war and oppression. Read more »

29. July 2015

"Saxon Statue of Liberty” with little sister

Successful porcelain sculpture now for sale

Almost one year ago MEISSEN® presented the currently largest freestanding porcelain sculpture in the world. Now the so called "Saxon Statue of Liberty - Saxonia" has a little sister. With its height of 68 cm it almost appears small compared to the 1,80 m original. Both sculptures can be seen at the HOUSE OF MEISSEN®. The small version of Saxonia can also be purchased. Read more »

14. July 2015

New Managing Director at MEISSEN® Italia

Jewellery business will be strengthened Read more »

16. May 2015

Grand Opening of the World’s Largest VILLA MEISSEN COUTURE® in Shanghai

The world’s largest VILLA MEISSEN COUTURE® opened in the Hengshanfang Buildings in Shanghai on 16 May 2015. The new VILLA MEISSEN COUTURE® Shanghai will offer Chinese customers the opportunity to purchase unique haute couture, exquisite accessories, jewellery, elegant furniture and works of art. 

MEISSEN COUTURE®’s CEO Dr. Tillmann Blaschke, the chairman of its supervisory board Prof. Kurt Biedenkopf, the Chinese artist Zhou Chunya, the German consul general Peter Rothen, the Italian consul and high-ranking representatives of the government of the city of Shanghai participated in the official opening ceremonies. The start of the new artCampus Shanghai programme was also announced at the ceremonies. The famous Chinese artist Zhou Chunya was chosen as the first cooperative partner for this programme. Read more »

24. March 2015

MEISSEN COUTURE Fabric Receives "Best Fabrics Award 2015"

Award for innovative fabric properties and convincing design

MEISSEN COUTURE did it again. Just like last year, once again a fabric creation from the Triebisch Valley won an award at the annual Munich Stoff-Frühling. During this specialist trade show, international manufacturers of fabrics for interior design present their latest creations to industry professionals.    Read more »

20. March 2015

Management Change

Dear Customers and friends of Meissen,

A few days ago, changes in the management of our company were announced: our current managing director Dr. Christian Kurtzke will leave the MEISSEN Group. For the time being, I have taken over Dr. Kurtzke’s responsibilities and will lead MEISSEN Group´s business activities. Going forward, it is planned to bring an additional managing director on board to strengthen the company’s management team. We will keep you informed as progress is made here.  Read more »

18. February 2015

MEISSEN COUTURE® Autumn/Winter collection 2015/16: “Among the Wildflowers”

On February 26, 2015, the maison MEISSEN COUTURE® is holding an exclusive cocktail reception and presentation of the Fall/Winter 2015/16 collection at the Villa Meissen, Via Montenapoleone 3, Milan. Read more »

22. January 2015

MEISSEN COUTURE® Presents New Home Collection in Paris

Paris, 22 January 2015 – Starting tomorrow, MEISSEN COUTURE® will present its new Home Collection at the international furnishings and interior design trade show Maison et Objet in Paris.  

In addition to its new furniture designs, the luxury brand is also presenting a new lamp collection, new fabric creations, and two new tableware designs. Furthermore, the label with the crossed swords will show its first collection of luxurious outdoor furniture for the terrace and garden.  Read more »