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

14 January 2020

„Where The Story Unfolds“
Work presentation by the Junge Akademie
Opening weekend on Saturday, 1 February, 6:30 – 11 pm and Sunday, 2 February, 2 – 9:30 pm,
exhibition from 2 until 23 February 2020   more

10 January 2020

Akademie der Künste to award the Berlin Art Prize – Jubilee Endowment 1848/1948
Younghi Pagh-Paan awarded the Berlin Art Prize – Grand Prize 2020
Awards ceremony on 18 March at Pariser Platz by the Senator for Culture and Europe, Klaus Lederer, and Akademie President Jeanine Meerapfel   more

16 December 2019

Akademie der Künste demands Julian Assange receive humane treatment under the rule of law   more

All press releases



Helga Paris, Photographer

8 November 2019 – 12 January 2020


Magic Media – Media Magic
Video art since the 1970s from the Wulf Herzogenrath archive

12 September 2019 – 13 October 2019

Akademie der Künste
Picture Cellar

3 October 2018 – 31 December 2019