Welcome to the Akademie der Künste Press Room. Here, you can find press releases and statements on cultural policy issues, as well as information on the Akademie and the Akademie’s Archive. The Press Room also provides press releases on and photos of current exhibitions, events, and publications, as well as details of our press services including, e.g. how to reserve press tickets, subscribe to our press mailing list, or submit photography or filming enquires.

Press Releases

6 October 2017

Benjamin and Brecht. Thinking in Extremes
Exhibition 26 October 2017 – 28 January 2018

Invitation to the Press Preview
Wednesday 25 October 2017, 11 am   more

5 October 2017

Sham Palace / Seesaw / Barn
Academy Dialogue with Klaus Lederer, Wilfried Wang and Jeanine Meerapfel   more

19 September 2017

Tell It to the Stones
The Work of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub
Retrospective of films from 15th October to 5th November at the
Akademie der Künste, the fsk Cinema, the Brotfabrik, and the Zeughauskino   more

All press releases



Benjamin and Brecht. Thinking in Extremes

26 October – 28 January 2018


Otto Bartning (1883 – 1959). Architect of Social Modernism

31 March – 18 June 2017


Preservation and Digitalisation of Brecht’s Film Heritage

21 April 2016