From 2 Nov 2020, all events at the Akademie der Künste have temporarily been suspended due to corona conditions. The exhibitions and museums are closed. You are welcome to discover our digital offers in the meantime. We hope to see you again soon!
Guided tours with limited numbers of participants, Thur 6 pm (German), Thur 7 pm (English), Sun at 11 am and noon (with participating photographers) – with the exception of 27 Dec 2020, 3 Jan 2021, 10 Jan 2021
Curator’s tours with Ingo Taubhorn: 10 Oct 5 pm € 3 plus exhibition ticket
The exhibition is closed from 2 Nov until initially 31 Dec 2020.
Unfortunately, the event has to be cancelled. The awarding of the Heinrich Mann Prize 2020 to Eva Horn is expected to take place on 27 Mar 2021 together with the awarding of the Heinrich Mann Prize 2021.
The Akademie der Künste remembers composer Georg Katzer (1935–2019) with a series of videos released on its YouTube channel. Katzer was one of the pioneers of electroacoustic music in the GDR and founded the Studio for Electroacoustic Music at the Academy of the Arts in 1980.
Fabian Knecht, Isolation (52°33’44.1”N 14°03’12.8”E). 2019, installation in public space. Courtesy alexander levy
Nadim Samman and Matthias Sauerbruch developed a series of roundtable discussions within the framework of EC(centri)CITY – The Eccentric City, in which the city, social aspects, nature and public space as a compressor for artists and architects are discussed with international partners.
In English and German
In cooperation with Berlin Art Week, Innogy Stiftung and MONOPOL
The transdisciplinary and transcultural online magazine is a space to exhibit and experiment and a digital open studio, offering fellows the opportunity to network with each other and with Akademie members, to develop digital projects and to make the exchange of knowledge visible within the international network.
A digital showcase affords an insight into the extensive holdings of the archives of the Akademie der Künste, which encompasses all art forms, collects and makes accessible the archives of outstanding artists in the German-speaking world.
To accompany the exhibition “John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite”, an online symposium addresses topical issues and questions derived from a re-examination of select aspects of John Heartfield’s works and their impact.
Conceived by Angela Lammert in collaboration with Ute Eskildsen, Florian Ebner and Charlotte Klonk