The artists’ society Kunstverein Passau e.V. is located in the Sankt Anna-Kapelle in a former Franciscan monastery. Within those facilities the society hosts annualy about ten exhibitions focusing especially on contemporary art.
The formidable exhibition area measures about 450 m² and contains the chapel with its magnificent gothic arched ceiling, the former cloister and also the courtyard, particularly for big sculptures. The Kunstverein Passau e.V. represents the interests of art and artists in publicity and assists them. Besides the organization of exhibitions the society publishes the quarterly publication "Passauer Kunst Blätter" and arranges cultural trips to visit museums and heritage buildings.
Furthermore there are presentations, readings and other events of music and performance art. The Kunstverein Passau e.V. maintains contact to local and regional cultural institutions.