Hans Scharoun. Buildings and Projects
Birkhäuser in cooperation with the Akademie der Künste, Berlin
208 pp., c. 350 ill.
English edition 978-3-0356-0691-1
The book is the first to document in text and image all the well-known buildings designed by Hans Scharoun, including his early work in East Prussia. Photographs specially taken by Carsten Krohn, historical photographs and plans from the Hans-Scharoun-Archiv at the Akademie provide a new perspective on this expressive, organic architecture.
Werner Heegewaldt and Peter W. Marx on behalf of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin, and the Theaterwissenschaftliche Sammlung of the Universität zu Köln (eds.)
Theater der Zeit, Berlin 2018
240 pp., over 400 ill.
An extensively illustrated book is published about the set and costume designer Martin Rupprecht's life's work for the stage, which also includes his freelance artwork for the first time. Essays by scholars and Rupprecht's companions reflect his oeuvre and its developments.
Texts by Martin Rupprecht, Julia Burde, Stephan Dörschel, Michael Hampe, Volker Hassemer, Werner Heegewaldt, Nele Hertling, Gerald Köhler, Peter W. Marx, Sabine Sterken, Christoph Tannert, Matthias Zwarg.
Underground + Improvisation
Alternative Music and Art after 1968.
Akademie der Künste, Berlin 2018
132 pp., 53 ill.
The Reader for this season's main topic at the Akademie compiles text essays by curators and protagonists, who introduce the artistic developments of the West Berlin music label FMP and its unique concert events as a dynamic art and music scene in Eastern Europe after 1968, and as an expression of a multifaceted counterculture in Poland, the GDR, Czechoslovakia, the Soviet Union and Hungary.
Journal der Künste 5
Published four times a year(German/English),
available free of charge
ISSN (Print) 2510-5221
ISSN (Online) 2512-9082
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Journal der Künste 5 will be available in German and English now, providing an overview of the focus of the future programme and information about new acquisitions and finds from the Akademie's archives. With contributions on the Underground and Improvisation and Abfallprodukte der Liebe projects or the Wo kommen wir hin interdisciplinary research project, as well as the lecture My Inner Europe (Cette Europe qui est en moi) by Alain Mabanckou, and the lecture on the Valeska Gert Visiting Professorship by Lia Rodrigues, and much more.
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