C& Center of unfinished business. Photo: © Florian Bong-Kil Grosse
24 Jan – 30 Jun
Exhibition

Pariser Platz

Foyer im Erdgeschoss

Colonial Repercussions. C& Center of unfinished business

Reading room

Daily 10 am – 8 pm

Free admission

Klaus Wittkugel, Das kalte Herz, 1950 © Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Kunstsammlung
3 Feb – 4 May
Exhibition

K,
Ebersstr. 3 
10827 Berlin

Klaus Wittkugel. Reflection, Construction

Fridays 11 am to 5 pm and by appointment

E-Mail: kontakt@k-komma.de

Free admission

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
15 Mar – 6 May
Exhibition

Hanseatenweg

Halle 1 und 2

Underground and Improvisation. Alternative music and art after 1968

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Guided tours: Wed 5 pm, Sun at noon, € 3 plus exhibition ticket

€ 9/6

Free admission for under 18s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

GRAIN OF SAND, 2011, © Micha Ullman
8 – 22 Apr
Installation

Micha Ullman. Grain of Sand

Daily 11 am – 7 pm

On 9 Apr, the exhibitions halls remain closed from 1 to 3 pm. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Free admission

Carl Einstein, [Handbuch der Kunst], Notizen zu „Stil“, o.O., [1930-1940], Carl-Einstein-Archiv, Nr. 233, © Akademie der Künste, Berlin
13 Apr – 9 Jul
Exhibition

Haus der Kulturen der Welt
John-Foster-Dulles-Allee
10557 Berlin

Neolithic Childhood. Art in a False Present, c. 1930

Daily (except Tue) and on holidays 11 am – 7 pm

9€/6€ incl. exhibition guide

Free admission for under 16s and mondays 

Opening: Thur, 12 Apr, 7 pm, free admission

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Friday, 20 Apr
Symposium

9.30 am

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Underground and Improvisation. Alternative Music and Art after 1968

Symposium in German and English

Panels and discussion admission free

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Friday, 20 Apr
Concert

6.30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Joëlle Léandre

Joëlle Léandre (double-bass)

Free admission

HEARTH © HEARTH
Friday, 20 Apr
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. HEARTH

Kaja Draksler (piano)
Susana Santos Silva (trumpet)
Mette Rasmussen (alto saxophone)
Ada Rave (tenor saxophone)

€ 13/7

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Natalia Pschenitschnikova, Photo © German Vinogradov
Friday, 20 Apr
Concert

10 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Underground and Improvisation. Deconstruction

Katalin Ladik (performance)
Natalia Pschenitschnikova (voice, performance)
Claudius von Wrochem (violoncello, voice)
Landesjugendensemble Neue Musik Berlin

Compositions by Mátyás Wettl, Milan Knížák, Szymon Stanisław Strzelec, Jan Ságl, Georgy Dorokhov

€ 9/6

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Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Saturday, 21 Apr
Symposium

10 am

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Underground and Improvisation. Alternative Music and Art after 1968

Symposium in German and English

Panels and discussion admission free

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Saturday, 21 Apr
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. The Invention of Language

Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart: Sebastian Berweck (cembalo), Erik Drescher (flute), Biliana Voutchkova (violin)

Compositions by Piotr Rypson, Davor Branimir Vincze, Oleg Krokhalev, Rytis Mažulis, Agata Zubel, Anna Romashkova, Ondřej Adámek

€ 13/7

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Martin Rupprecht, photo © Anja Jzwaja
Sunday, 22 Apr
Book release and archive presentation

11 am

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Martin Rupprecht.
Stage Design – Costumes – Painting

With Werner Heegewaldt, Peter W. Marx, Christoph Tannert, Achim Freyer, Steffi Weismann, Özgür Erkök Moroder

In German

€ 6/4

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Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Tuesday, 24 Apr
Lecture

6 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. Books ReBoostert

Lecture: Arnold Dreyblatt, Jan Faktor

In German

Free admission

Ornament & Verbrechen
Ornament & Verbrechen, Performing at the exhibition opening of „Schimmelmaschinen“ (Mould Machines) by Robert Lippok, Galerie Wohnmaschine Berlin, 1989. Photo: Michael Biedowicz
Tuesday, 24 Apr
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Anja Steckel at the zoo in Zurich, 1943 © Akademie der Künste, Leonard-Steckel-Archiv
25 Apr – 7 Jun
Exhibition

Pädagogische Hochschule der Diözese Linz
Salesianumweg 5
4020 Linz
Österreich

Kinder im Exil

Mon – Fri 9 am – 4 pm

Guided tours by arrangement

Free admission

Narration partners, photo © Martina Krafczyk
Wednesday, 25 Apr
Reading and Discussion

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Our Stories – Rewrite the Future.
Narration Partner Project

With Shida Bazyar, Larissa Boehning, Ralph Hammerthaler, Kerstin Hensel, Katerina Poladjan, Senthuran Varatharajah et al.

In German

Eduardo Souto de Moura, photo © Juan Rodriguez
Thursday, 26 Apr
Lecture

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Eduardo Souto de Moura

Lecture by the architect living in Porto

Welcome and Moderation: Wilfried Wang

In French with German translation

€ 6/4

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Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann in SOS , 1991, photo © Klaus Rabien
Thursday, 26 Apr
Dance Performance

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Blackbox

SOS_Gerhard Bohner_Tanzcompagnie Rubato A TANZFONDS ERBE Project

Artistic directors: Tanzcompagnie Rubato, Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann

Dance: Niannian Zhou, Xuan Shi

Speaker: Knuth Irche

Sound: Ronald Steckel

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Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann in SOS , 1991, photo © Klaus Rabien
Friday, 27 Apr
Dance Performance

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Blackbox

SOS_Gerhard Bohner_Tanzcompagnie Rubato A TANZFONDS ERBE Project

Artistic directors: Tanzcompagnie Rubato, Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann

Dance: Niannian Zhou, Xuan Shi

Speaker: Knuth Irche

Sound: Ronald Steckel

€ 13/7

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AGORA ARTES, Programme Night 2017, photo: Christian Schneegass
Saturday, 28 Apr
Programme Night

6 pm

JUNGE AKADEMIE – AGORA ARTES

Concert, performances, readings, discussions

In German and English

Free admission

Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann in SOS , 1991, photo © Klaus Rabien
Saturday, 28 Apr
Dance Performance

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Blackbox

SOS_Gerhard Bohner_Tanzcompagnie Rubato A TANZFONDS ERBE Project

Artistic directors: Tanzcompagnie Rubato, Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann

Dance: Niannian Zhou, Xuan Shi

Speaker: Knuth Irche

Sound: Ronald Steckel

€ 13/7

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AGORA ARTES, Programme Night 2017, photo: Christian Schneegass
29 Apr – 13 May
Presentation

Hanseatenweg

Halle 3

JUNGE AKADEMIE – AGORA ARTES

Work presentations by international fellows from all art disciplines

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Free admission

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Tuesday, 1 May
Discussion

6 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. FMP around the world with Peter Kowald

Discussion: Floros Floridis, Markus Müller

In German

Free admission

 

Oleg Shpudeiko
Oleg Shpudeiko, Photo © Ksenia Popova
Tuesday, 1 May
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. The Blook Project. Nine Chapters (Set 1)

Alexey Shmurak, Oleg Shpudeiko

€ 13/7 (combined tkt. Set 1+2)

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St. Francis Duo
Steve Noble and Stephen O´Malley © St. Francis Duo
Tuesday, 1 May
Concert

10 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. St. Francis Duo (Set 2)

Steve Noble (drums), Stephen O'Malley (electric guitar)

€ 13/7 (combined tkt. Set 1+2)

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Szenische Führung, November 2017. Foto Martina Krafczyk © Akademie der Künste
Thursday, 3 May
Tour

1 pm

Underground und Improvisation. Alternative music and art after 1968 Red nicht umn sinn rum

Theatrical tour for the blind and visually impaired

Directed by Kerstin Hensel

In German

€ 6

Workshop with fellows from China, Iraq and Mexico, photo © Christian Schneegass
Thursday, 3 May
Presentation

6 pm

JUNGE AKADEMIE. Plenum

The 2018 Berlin fellows introduce themselves

In German and English

Free admission

Das Denkmal, 1986, photo © Sibylle Bergemann/OSTKREUZ
Saturday, 5 May
Discussions

8 pm

Karl Marx and the Artists. Members’ Talks

Talks, Film, Photo Series, Abstract Animations, Exhibitions

With Ulrich Peltzer, Jochen Gerz, Regine Keller, Ursula Krechel, Helke Misselwitz, Ingo Schulze, Arila Siegert, Mathias Spahlinger und Uwe Timm

Welcome: Jeanine Meerapfel

In German and English

€ 8/6

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes
Sunday, 6 May
Discussion

11 am

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. Welcome to Hungary

Talk: György Galántai, Julia Klaniczay, Beata Hock, David Crowley

In German

Admission free with exhibition ticket

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Mette Rasmussen
Mette Rasmussen, Photo: Peter Gannushkin
Sunday, 6 May
Concert

7.30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Halle 2

Underground and Improvisation. Next International

Ken Vandermark, Mette Rasmussen, Nate Wooley, Mats Äleklint, Jasper Stadhouders, Emilio Gordoa, Magda Mayas, Steve Heather 

€ 13/7

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Nora Amin, photo © Jacob Stage
Monday, 7 May
Lecture

6 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Performing Trauma. Valeska-Gert-Gastprofessur Nora Amin

Opening lecture with Nora Amin, Gabriele Brandstetter, Thomas Engel, Nele Hertling

In cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin and DAAD

In English

Free admission

Silent march in Dortmund, June 2006, photo © Miriam Bunjes
Tuesday, 8 May
Book Release

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Kein Schlusswort: Der Nationalsozialistische Untergrund und der Stand der Aufklärung

Book release with Imran Ayata, Antonia von der Behrens, Wolfgang Kaleck, Heike Kleffner, Kathrin Röggla, Sebastian Scharmer

Welcoming address: Wolfgang Kaleck

In German

Free admission

Bertolt Brecht, Paris 1935, photographer unknown © Akademie der Künste
Tuesday, 15 May
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Stephen Parker: Brecht. Eine Biographie

Book release with Stephen Parker, Constanze Becker, Raimund Fellinger, Ulrich Fries, Irmgard Müller, Erdmut Wizisla

In German

€ 6/4

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Elisabeth Schimana, photo © Markus Gradwohl
Wednesday, 16 May
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studiofoyer

EM4 | Berliner Studios für elektroakustische Musik (12)

Concert by Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)

Works by Elisabeth Schimana, Éliane Radigue

In German

€ 8/6

Photo from the film Der Rosenkönig (1986) by Werner Schroeter © Elfi Mikesch
Thursday, 17 May
Exhibition Opening

7 pm

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

Opening with Jeanine Meerapfel, Elfi Mikesch, Rosa von Praunheim

Music: Mona Mur & En Esch

In German

Free admission

Photo from the film Der Rosenkönig (1986) by Werner Schroeter © Elfi Mikesch
18 May – 12 Aug
Exhibition

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

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Wed 6 pm: Christiane Ziehl reads lyrics by Rosa von Praunheim

Guided tours: Wed 5 pm, Sun at noon, € 3 plus exhibition ticket

€ 9/6

Free admission for under 19s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

 

Rosa von Praunheim, Männerfreundschaften. Homoerotik in der Goethezeit, 2018, film still © Rosa von Praunheim
Saturday, 19 May
Film and Talk

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

By-Products of Love Männerfreundschaften. Homoerotik in der Goethezeit

Berlin Premiere

Film by Rosa von Praunheim

Introduction and talk: Rosa von Praunheim

In German

€ 6/4

Patrik Schumacher, photo © Alex Telfer
Tuesday, 22 May
Presentation

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Patrik Schumacher

Lecture by the architect living in London

Welcome and moderation: Matthias Sauerbruch

In German

€ 6/4

Ketty Nivyabandi, photo © Chris Schwagga
24 – 31 May
Festival

poesiefestival berlin 2018. Valued Art of Verse

Exhibitions, readings, performances, music

In German and English

Ketty Nivyabandi, photo © Chris Schwagga
Friday, 25 May
Opening Event

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

NIC Kay, photo: Sarah-Ji Rhee © Sarah-Ji Rhee and NIC Kay
Saturday, 26 May
Symposium

11 am

Colonial Repercussions. Performances of No-thingness

Symposium with Ain Bailey, Okwui Okpokwasili, Christina Sharpe, Sorryyoufeeluncomfortable

In English

Free admission

George Grosz and John Heartfield, Berlin, 1920, photo © Akademie der Künste
Saturday, 26 May
Book Presentation

3 pm

John-Heartfield-Haus
Schwarzer Weg 12
15377 Waldsieversdorf

Böffel & Mött – Employees of the Grosz-Heartfield Concern George Grosz. Sein Leben

Book presentation and lecture with Michael Krejsa, Helen Adkins, Ana Fonell

In German

Free admission

NIC Kay, photo: Sarah-Ji Rhee © Sarah-Ji Rhee and NIC Kay
Sunday, 27 May
Symposium

10 am

Colonial Repercussions. Performances of No-thingness

Symposium with Travis Alabanza, Melissa Blanco Borelli, Che Gossett, NIC Kay, Atumn Knight

In English

Free admission

Siegfried Kühn, photo © Irma Grefte
Thursday, 31 May
Archive Presentation

7.30 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Siegfried Kühn: Die Erdorgel oder Wunderbare abgründige Welt

Archive and book presentation with Siegfried Kühn, Ulrike Krumbiegel, Christian Steyer

Welcome: Helke Misselwitz

In German

€ 6/4