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.

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Press Releases

17 March 2021

Memories in Music
Festival of contemporary music   more

16 March 2021

Re-opening of the photography exhibition “CONTINENT – In search of Europe” on Friday, 19 March 2021, Pariser Platz    more

15 March 2021

Thinker, Poet, Democrat – Akademie der Künste honours Heinrich Mann on his 150th birthday   more

All press releases


Film and Discussion Series

"School of Resistance"
Press images and press kit on request: Yven Augustin, Augustin PR, +49 (0)160-8015235,

24 February 2021 – 28 February 2021


CONTINENT – In Search of Europe
An exhibition by OSTKREUZ – Agency of Photographers and Akademie der Künste

2 October 2020 – 18 April 2021

Akademie der Künste
Picture Cellar

3 October 2018 – 31 December 2020


Brecht probt Galilei. 1955/56

Dokumentation und Feature / 3 CDs im Buch mit Leineneinband, 150 Minuten, Regie: Stephan Suschke, speak low, Berlin 2020 ISBN 978-3-940018-96-0 € 24