Due to the threat posed by the coronavirus and the social responsibility of all public institutions, the Akademie der Künste feels obliged to cancel all public events until further notice.


Picture Cellar, in the foreground mural by Harald Metzkes and Manfred Böttcher © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018, photo: Andreas FranzXaver Süß
3 Oct 2018 – 31 Dec 2020
Exhibition

Picture Cellar

Murals by Manfred Böttcher, Harald Metzkes, Ernst Schroeder, Horst Zickelbein

Guided tours on Wednesday, 6 pm

In German

€ 6/4

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the guided tours have been cancelled.

© Arnold Dreyblatt
1 Oct 2019 – 30 Apr 2020
Multimedia Installation

Arnold Dreyblatt: REPERTOIRE

Daily 10 am – 8 pm

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the installation is closed until further notice.

John Heartfield: Krieg und Leichen – Die letzte Hoffnung der Reichen [War and corpses – The last hope of the rich], 1932 © The Heartfield Community of Heirs / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2020. Akademie der Künste, Berlin
21 Mar – 21 Jun
Exhibition

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Open on 13 Apr and 1 June 2020

€ 10/5. Free admission for under 19s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

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

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the exhibition will be postponed if possible.

Wolfgang Kieling, film still
Wednesday, 1 Apr
Film and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Standgericht

Film by Rolf Busch

GER 1966, 103 min

Followed by discussion with Britta Hartmann, Ralf Oberndörfer, Hans Helmut Prinzler

In German

€ 6/4

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

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Kerstin Hensel. Photo © Susanne Schleyer / autorenarchiv.de
Wednesday, 1 Apr
Book Release

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Clubroom

Kerstin Hensel: Regenbeins Farben

Reading: Kerstin Hensel

Introduction and discussion: Carola Opitz-Wiemers

In German

€ 6/4

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

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John Heartfield. Das Berliner Adressbuch 1950 bis 1968 © Quintus-Verlag
Thursday, 2 Apr
Book Presentation

7 pm

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite John Heartfield. The Berlin Address Book, 1950 to 1968

Book presentation with Christine Fischer-Defoy, Michael Krejsa, Kirsten Block, Christian Steyer, Christian Kesten

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

€ 6/4 / € 12/7

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

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Stamps and adhesive stamps on the reverse of paintings from the Art Collection © Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Wednesday, 8 Apr
Tour

10:30 am

Kunstsammlung
Luisenstraße 60
10115 Berlin

2. Provenance Research Day

Depot tours with Carolin Faude-Nagel and Anna Schultz

In German

Free admission

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Michael Laub. Photo © Georg Hochmuth
Wednesday, 15 Apr
Lecture

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Adaptations – Retrospective Video Lecture Valeska Gert Visiting Professorship Michael Laub

With Michael Laub, Gabriele Brandstetter, Robert Gather, Nele Hertling, Miriam Schmidtke

In English

Free admission

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Sergej Eisenstein: Strike, 1924, source: Deutsche Kinemathek
Tuesday, 21 Apr
Films and Discussions

6:30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite “Montage of Attractions" – and Time Shifts

6:30 pm: La Jetée, Film by Chris Marker, F 1962, 26 min

8 pm: Strike, Film by Sergej Eisenstein, UdSSR 1925, 82 min

Piano: Jürgen Kurz

Lecture: Gusztáv Hámos, Naum Kleeman, Ulrich Gregor

In German

€ 6/4 / € 12/7

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Alfred Döblin House, Wewelsfleth. Photo © Maria Cecilia Barbetta
Tuesday, 21 Apr
Reading

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Clubroom

2019 Alfred Döblin Fellows

Reading with Franz Friedrich, Tomer Gardi, Anja Kümmel, Svenja Leiber, Ilija Matusko, Katerina Poladjan, Katharina Schlender, Lars Werner, Ron Winkler

Moderation: Jörg Feßmann

In German

Free admission

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Thomas Heise, Material, 2009, documentary, film still © Thomas Heise
Saturday, 25 Apr
Discussions

7:30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Crash of the Utopias

Discussions, film and music with Jeanine Meerapfel, Gabriela Massuh, Sergio Ramírez, Aleš Šteger, Uwe Timm, Alberto Barrera Tyszka et al.

In German and Spanish

€ 8/6

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Corpus Christi, film still © Arsenal Filmverleih
Thursday, 30 Apr
Opening Event

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

filmPOLSKA

Festival opening

Corpus Christi, Film by Jan Komasa with Bartosz Bielenia

PL 2019, 115 min., OmU

In German

Free admission

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

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