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

5 June 2018

Colonial Repercussions
Symposium III: “Planetary Utopias – Hope, Desire, Imaginaries
in a Post-Colonial World”
23 June 2018, Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz
24 June 2018, Akademie der Künste, Hanseatenweg   more

31 May 2018

10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art
“We don’t need another hero“
Opening on Friday, 8 June 2018, Akademie der Künste, Hanseatenweg   more

28 May 2018

Akademie der Künste Appeals for Milagro Sala's Immediate Release   more

All press releases



By-Products of Love. An Exhibition of Works by Elfi Mikesch, Rosa von Praunheim and Werner Schroeter

18 May – 12 August 2018

Exhibition Project

Underground and Improvisation. Alternative Music and Art after 1968

15 March – 6 May 2018


Colonial Repercussions

26 January – 24 June 2018


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