Käthe Kollwitz, Sich niederbeugender Mann. Detailstudie zur lithografischen Fassung des „Gedenkblattes für Karl Liebknecht“, 1919 © Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Kunstsammlung
5 Jul – 24 Sep
Exhibition

Galerie Parterre Berlin
Danziger Straße 101
Haus 103
10405 Berlin

Otto Bartning, around 1930. Photographer unknown © Otto-Bartning-Archiv TU Darmstadt
22 Jul – 22 Oct
Exhibition

Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe
Lichthof 10
Lorenzstraße 27
76135 Karlsruhe

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

Wed – Fri 10 am – 6 pm
Sat – Sun 11 am – 6 pm

In German

Blick in den Heartfield-Raum der Ausstellung „Film und Foto“, Stuttgart, 1929 © Akademie der Künste, Berlin, John-Heartfield-Archiv
3 Sep – 1 Oct
Exhibition

John-Heartfield-Haus
Schwarzer Weg 12
15377 Waldsieversdorf

100 Years Malik-Verlag

Fri – Sun 1 – 6 pm

In German

Free admission

Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub in the Palais de Chaillot gardens, Paris, 1990s © BELVA Film
14 Sep – 19 Nov
Exhibition

Tell It to the Stones. The Work of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

€ 7/4

Free admission for under 18s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

Guided tours: Sunday noon, € 3 plus exhibition ticket

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Mirkan Deniz, Masa, 2015/16. Photo © Mirkan Deniz
14 – 24 Sep
Exhibition
Johanna Diehl, Das imaginäre Studio XIV (Hermann Scherchen's rotating "Nullstrahler", Studio for Electroacoustic Music, Akademie der Künste, Berlin), gelatin silver print, 2017, 61 × 49 cm © Johanna Diehl
Thursday, 28 Sep
Opening Event

5.30 pm

KONTAKTE '17 Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Festival opening with vernissage, sound installations, concerts

Works by Enno Poppe, Mauricio Kagel, Stefan Keller et al.

Festival pass: € 32/17
Day pass: € 15/9

Events:
€ 6/4 (Studio Foyer, Hall 1)
€ 13/7 (Main Auditorium, Hall 2)

Entrance to the exhibition only with ticket

Sound installations and further events: free admission

Limited number of seats available for all events and concerts

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Johanna Diehl, Das imaginäre Studio XIV (Hermann Scherchen's rotating "Nullstrahler", Studio for Electroacoustic Music, Akademie der Künste, Berlin), gelatin silver print, 2017, 61 × 49 cm © Johanna Diehl
28 Sep – 1 Oct
Festival

KONTAKTE '17 Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Concerts, sound installations, performances, artist talks, films, workshops

Festival pass: € 32/17
Day pass: € 15/9

Events:
€ 6/4 (Studio Foyer, Hall 1)
€ 13/7 (Main Auditorium, Hall 2)

Entrance to the exhibition only with ticket

Sound installations and further events: free admission

Limited number of seats available for all events and concerts

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Gustav Kluge, Abbruch der Beziehungen, 2011 © Gustav Kluge/Galerie Michael Haas, photo: Dirk Masbaum
29 Sep – 10 Dec
Exhibition

Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln
Neumarkt 18-24
50667 Köln

Oğuz Büyükberber and Marc Sinan, Photo © Michel Marang
Wednesday, 4 Oct
Concert

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studiofoyer

„You Want Kilims, But I Do Films“.
Art and Culture in Turkey upon nothingness, there

With Sinan-Büyükberber (upon nothingness, there), Oğuz Büyükberber (clarinets & electronics) und Marc Sinan (electric guitar & electronics)

Welcome: Arnold Dreyblatt

Talk with Simone Heilgendorff

In English

€ 6/4

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Exhibition organisers of the Berlin Secession, 1928 (detail). Photo © Zander & Labisch
Wednesday, 4 Oct
Book Presentation

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

The Berlin Secession, 1899–1937.
Chronicle, Context, Fate

Illustrated lecture, reading, discussion: Bernhard Echte and Anke Matelowski

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

€ 6/4

Nimbus. Kunst und Bücher

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© Stage design class, Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
Thursday, 5 Oct
Theatre Performance

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

DESOLATION. A Mystery Play

Theatre performance based on Masked and Anonymous (Film, 2003)

Script and music: Bob Dylan

Cooperation of students of Universität der Künste Berlin, Hochschule für Schauspielkunst „Ernst Busch“ and Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin

In German

€ 13/7

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© Stage design class, Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
Friday, 6 Oct
Theatre Performance

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

DESOLATION. A Mystery Play

Theatre performance based on Masked and Anonymous (Film, 2003)

Script and music: Bob Dylan

Cooperation of students of Universität der Künste Berlin, Hochschule für Schauspielkunst „Ernst Busch“ and Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin

In German

€ 13/7

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Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub in the Palais de Chaillot gardens, Paris, 1990s © BELVA Film
7 – 14 Oct
Arnold Schönberg week

Tell It to the Stones. The Work of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub

Free admission for:
Film, 13 Sep
Workshop, 7 & 8 Oct
Public rehearsal, 11 Oct
Artist Talk, 12 Oct

Film, 7 Oct: € 6/4
Concert & Film, 12 & 14 Oct: € 13/7

© Stage design class, Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
Saturday, 7 Oct
Theatre Performance

5 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

DESOLATION. A Mystery Play

Theatre performance based on Masked and Anonymous (Film, 2003)

Script and music: Bob Dylan

Cooperation of students of Universität der Künste Berlin, Hochschule für Schauspielkunst „Ernst Busch“ and Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin

In German

€ 13/7

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© Stage design class, Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
Saturday, 7 Oct
Theatre Performance

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

DESOLATION. A Mystery Play

Theatre performance based on Masked and Anonymous (Film, 2003)

Script and music: Bob Dylan

Cooperation of students of Universität der Künste Berlin, Hochschule für Schauspielkunst „Ernst Busch“ and Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin

In German

€ 13/7

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Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub. Filmstill Schwarze Sünde, 1988 © BELVA Film
Sunday, 8 Oct
Curator's Tour

12 pm

Tell It to the Stones. The Work of Danièle Huilletand Jean-Marie Straub

Curators’ Tour with Annett Busch and Tobias Hering

€ 3 plus exhibition ticket

In German and English

Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub in the Palais de Chaillot gardens, Paris, 1990s © BELVA Film
15 Oct – 5 Nov
Retrospective

Hanseatenweg

et al.

Tell It to the Stones. The Work of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub

Films Akademie der Künste: € 6/4

Ticket prices for screenings outside the Akademie are set by each cinema

Lia Rodrigues, Photo © Sammy Landweer
Tuesday, 17 Oct
Lecture

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubraum

Valeska Gert Guest Professorship Winter Semester 2017/2018 – Lia Rodrigues Being Together

Opening

Lecture and talk with Gabriele Brandstetter, Ricardo Carmona and Lia Rodrigues

In cooperation with FU Berlin and DAAD

In English

Free admission

Photo: Akademie der Künste
Tuesday, 17 Oct
Discussion

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Clubraum

Academy Dialogue:
Sham Palace/Seesaw/Barn

Discussion with Klaus Lederer, Jeanine Meerapfel and Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 6/4 

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Márta Mészáros, photo © Gáspár Stekovics
Wednesday, 18 Oct
Award Ceremony

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Konrad Wolf Prize 2017:
Márta Mészáros

Film: Das Mädchen, HU 1968, OV/GeS

Talk with Márta Mészáros

Welcome: Jeanine Meerapfel

In German 

Free admission 

Wolfgang Hilbig, photo: Jürgen Bauer
Thursday, 19 Oct
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Michael Opitz:
Wolfgang Hilbig. Eine Biographie

Reading: Michael Opitz.

Introduction and discussion: Erdmut Wizisla

In German

€ 6/4

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© e-werk
Friday, 20 Oct
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

electric attack #3 – Aceton

Concert: Ensemble e-werk

With works by A. Bornhoeft, M. Tadini, S. Lienenkämper (WP), H. Oehring, D. Weissberg, A. Willers (WP) et al. 

€ 13/7

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Leo Borchard at the conductor’s stand. Private photograph, Karin Friedrich Archive, Gauting
Sunday, 22 Oct
Book Presentation

11 am

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Der Dirigent, der nicht mitspielte.
Leo Borchard 1899–1945

With Matthias Sträßner, Habakuk Traber and Barbara Schieb 

Welcome: Daniela Reinhold

In German 

Free admission

Bertolt Brecht and Walter Benjamin playing chess, 1934, Skovsbostrand, Denmark, Photographer unknown © Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Bertolt-Brecht-Archiv
Wednesday, 25 Oct
Exhibition Opening

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Benjamin and Brecht.
Thinking in Extremes

Exhibition opening with Jeanine Meerapfel, Erdmut Wizisla, Corinna Harfouch, Hanns Zischler and Peter Thiessen

In German 

Free admission

Bertolt Brecht and Walter Benjamin playing chess, 1934, Skovsbostrand, Denmark, Photographer unknown © Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Bertolt-Brecht-Archiv
26 Oct – 28 Jan
Exhibition

Benjamin and Brecht.
Thinking in Extremes

Tue – Sun, 11 am – 7 pm

€ 9/6
Free admission for under 18s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

Guided tours:
Tue 5 pm
Sun 11:30 am
€ 3 plus exhibition ticket

In German 

Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub. Werner Rehm as Creon, rehearsal photograph of the Antigone-production for the Schaubühne Berlin, 1991. Photo: Wilfried Böing © Wilfried Böing Nachlass, Berlin
10 – 11 Nov
Rencontre

Tell It to the Stones. The Work of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub

Rencontre II – Until we begin to see something.

The rencontres are open to the public. No registration required.

For events taking place in the foyer, the admission is free. For film screenings in the studio (theater), tickets are available at 6/4 €.

In German and English.

Péter Nádas, photo © Gáspár Stekovics
Thursday, 16 Nov
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

Péter Nádas: Aufleuchtende Details

Reading: Péter Nádas

Welcoming address: Friedrich Christian Delius

Introduction: Jörg Plath

In German

€ 6/4

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