Charlotte Basté, role portrait Katharina (William Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew), [before 1907] Photographer: unknown.
17 Sep – 12 Nov
Presentation

Akademie der Künste
Robert-Koch-Platz 10
10115 Berlin

Fleeting Art. The actress Charlotte Basté (1867–1928)

Showcase Presentation

In German

Mon – Fri 9 am – 5 pm

Free admission

Wolfgang Kieling, film still
Tuesday, 28 Sep
Film and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Standgericht

Film by Rolf Busch, Germany 1966, 103 min.

Followed by a discussion with Britta Hartmann, Ralf Oberndörfer and Hans Helmut Prinzler

In German

€ 6/4

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Monday reception at the home of Curt Glaser, March 1929, from the left: Bruno Cassirer, Else Cassirer, Dody Scheffler, Karl Scheffler, Hans Purrmann, Rudolf Grossmann (extract) Photo: unknown, AdK, Berlin, Karl Scheffler Archive
Thursday, 14 Oct
Book Presentation

7 pm

Artist and critic. Hans Purrmann and Karl Scheffler in letters

Book Presentation with Bernhard Maaz, Ulrich Noethen and Sabin Tambrea

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

Free admission

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Lovis Corinth: Portrait Alfred Kerr. Berlin, 1907. Oil on canvas © Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin
Monday, 18 Oct
Book Release

7:30 pm

Berlin will be Berlin. Afred Kerr’s letters from Berlin for the Königsberger Allgemeine Zeitung

Introduction, reading and discussion with Deborah Vietor-Engländer and Ulrich Matthes

In German

€ 6/4

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Emine Sevgi Özdamar © Isolde Ohlbaum
Tuesday, 19 Oct
Archive Opening

7 pm

Ein von Schatten begrenzter Raum Emine Sevgi Özdamar

Archive opening and book presentation with Emine Sevgi Özdamar, Katja Lange-Müller, Angela Winkler and Helmut Böttiger

In German

€ 6/4

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Graphic design © Ta-Trung, Berlin

DIGITAL

Discussion

Memory Works On Us

Artist talk with Alexander Kluge, Erdmut Wizisla and Johannes Odenthal

In German

Live stream from 5 June 2021

Graphic design © Ta-Trung, Berlin

DIGITAL

Discussion

Going Through the Heart. An Introduction

Artist talk with Jeanine Meerapfel and Cécile Wajsbrot

Introduction: Johannes Odenthal and Werner Heegewaldt

In German

Live stream from 2 June 2021

Paul Hamann: Portrait Relief of an Unknown Man, London, 1930 © Akademie der Künste, Art Collection

DIGITAL

Presentation

Provenance Research Day. Where Do the Works of Art Come From?

On the occasion of International Provenance Research Day, the Art Collection offers digital insights into its collection holdings. The focus is on selected paintings and sculptures whose eventful ownership histories were reconstructed. In German.

Heinrich Mann in Heringsdorf, 1928. Drawing by Erich Büttner. Source: Akademie der Künste, Art Collection

DIGITAL

Reading

Thinker, Poet, Democrat. Heinrich Mann on his 150th birthday

Reading, Music

With Bundespräsident Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Jeanine Meerapfel, Matthias Brandt, Jenny Schily, Matan Porat

In German

Recording of the livestream from 25 Mar 2021

Silhouette by Arnold de Florence: Portrait of Heinrich Mann, c. 1910 © Akademie der Künste, Heinrich Mann Collection

DIGITAL

Virtual Exhibition

Heinrich Mann DIGITAL: Life, Work, Legacy – A Transnational Reconstruction

Heinrich Mann’s estate is scattered throughout archives worldwide. Starting from the most important places of activity in his life, the virtual exhibition by the Akademie der Künste Archives tells the story of the estate and presents the “Heinrich Mann DIGITAL” international cooperation project. In German.

Tapes of Brecht’s last rehearsals. Photo © Anett Schubotz

DIGITAL

Audio Book Presentation

Brecht rehearses Galilei 1955/56

From the recordings of Brecht’s last rehearsal work, Stephan Suschke has created a documentation and, together with Joachim Werner, a feature. The practical Brecht is to be experienced: no theory, but rather the desire to intervene, humour and sensuality. Audio book presentation with Marion Brasch, Thomas Krüger, Luise Meier and Stephan Suschke. Introduction: Werner Heegewaldt. In German. Recording of the live stream on 23 Feb 2021.