Please note the current Health and Safety Regulations in the Academy buildings.

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

Picture Cellar

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

Guided tours with a maximum of five visitors per tour

Wednesdays at 6 pm

In German

€ 6/4

Tobias Kruse, Unknown Passerby, 2016, from the series Jaywick, 2016/2020 © Tobias Kruse/OSTKREUZ
Thursday, 1 Oct
Exhibition Opening

12 pm – 12 am

EMOP Opening Days CONTINENT – In Search of Europe

Exhibition opening by OSTKREUZ – Agentur der Fotografen and Akademie der Künste

In German and English

Free admission
from 1 – 4 Oct

Photo: Elfi Mikesch © OH MUVIE FOTO-FILM 2020


1 – 4 Oct
Film Screening

Pariser Platz

Black Box

EMOP Opening Days Photo film series

La Jetée by Chris Marker, Salut les Cubains by Agnès Varda, Tue recht und scheue niemand by Jutta Brückner, 35 Fotos by Helke Misselwitz, Das Warten by Peter Nestler, Radfahrer by Marc Thümmler, Lange Weile by Tina Bara, Wünsdorf by Elfi Mikesch

1 Oct, noon – midnight

2 – 4 Oct., 11 am – 7:30 pm

In German and English

Free admission

Access is possible after registration at the counter and depending on available seats.

Jordis Antonia Schlösser, Jewish Community Center, Łódź, 2018, from the series The Unexpected Generation – New Jewish Life in Eastern Europe, 2016–2018 © Jordis Antonia Schlösser/OSTKREUZ
2 Oct 2020 – 10 Jan 2021
Exhibition

CONTINENT – In Search of Europe

EMOP Opening Days:
Fri – Sat (2 – 3 Oct) 11 am – 10 pm
Sun (4 Oct) 11 am – 8 pm

From 6 Oct:
Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm
Thur 11 am – 10 pm

€ 9/6

Free admission for under 19s and from 1 – 4 Oct

Guided tours with limited numbers of participants, Thur 6 pm (German), Thur 7 pm (English), Sun at noon and at 1 pm (with participating photographers)
Curator’s tours with Ingo Taubhorn: Sun 4 Oct + 10 Oct 5 pm
€ 3 plus exhibition ticket

Stefanie Moshammer, Warm Heart, 2020
Friday, 2 Oct
Discussion

5 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days The future of photography education

Panel with Tina Bara, Ann-Christin Bertrand, Marta Gili, Timothy Persons, Linn Schröder, Frank Schumacher

Moderation: Susanne Holschbach

In German and English

€ 3

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Stefanie Moshammer, Warm Heart, 2020
Friday, 2 Oct
Discussion

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days Photography and the institutions

Keynote by Thomas Weski

Panel with Simone Klein, Robert Morat, Kito Nedo, Anne Schwanz, Thomas Seelig

Moderation: Johannes Odenthal

In German

€ 3

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Stefanie Moshammer, Warm Heart, 2020
Saturday, 3 Oct
Discussion

2 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days Photography between art and mass medium

Panel with Jörg Colberg, Florian Ebner, Anika Meier, Kathrin Peters, Ingo Taubhorn

Moderation: Stefanie Diekmann

In German

€ 3

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Stefanie Moshammer, Warm Heart, 2020
Saturday, 3 Oct
Artist Talk

4 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days Artist Talk

Stefanie Moshammer in discussion with Johann König

In German

€ 3

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Courtesy of Rabih Mroué
Saturday, 3 Oct
Discussion

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days On artistic and human rights interventions

Panel with Fred Ritchin, Susan Meiselas, Rabih Mroué, Christina Varvia

Moderation: Wolfgang Kaleck

In English

€ 3

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From Radfahrer by Marc Thümmler © Harald Hauswald / OSTKREUZ
Sunday, 4 Oct
Discussion

12 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days 1990. Recording the new (and the old) era

Keynote and moderation by: Florian Ebner

Panel with Anna-Beata Bohdziewicz, Ute Mahler, Arwed Messmer, Iren Stehli, Jan Wenzel

In German

€ 3

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Sibylle Fendt, Sezar Krout, 2016, from the series Holzbachtal, nothing, nothing, 2015–2018 © Sibylle Fendt/OSTKREUZ
Sunday, 4 Oct
Book Presentation and Discussion

3 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

EMOP Opening Days OSTKREUZ – Book Talks in the context of the exhibition CONTINENT – In Search of Europe

Book talks with Espen Eichhöfer, Sibylle Fendt, Johanna-Maria Fritz, Annette Hauschild, Ina Schoenenburg, Anne Schönharting, Linn Schröder

Moderation: Thomas Gust

In German

Free admission

Access is possible after registration at the counter and depending on available seats.

John Heartfield. Photo: Akademie der Künste, John-Heartfield-Archiv
Wednesday, 14 Oct
Book Release (rescheduled)

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

John Heartfield. Das Berliner Adressbuch 1950–1968

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

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

€ 6/4

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Portrait of a young Tuareg woman during the independence celebration in Niger, Agadez, 2016 © Ferhat Bouda/Agence VU
Sunday, 25 Oct
Award Ceremony

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Ellen Auerbach Fellowship for Photography 2020. Ferhat Bouda

Laudatory address: Hubertus von Amelunxen

Artist talk: Ferhat Bouda, Barbara Klemm

In German and English

Free admission


The November / December programme will be released from mid-October 2020.

Fabian Knecht, Isolation (52°33’44.1”N 14°03’12.8”E). 2019, installation in public space. Courtesy alexander levy

DIGITAL

Roundtable Talks

urbainable – stadthaltig EC(centri)CITY – The Eccentric City

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

Graphics © Heimann + Schwantes

DIGITAL

Online Anniversary

60 Years Käthe Kollwitz Prize

Presentation of a wide-ranging collection of archival material, including previously unpublished texts and images as well as audio recordings relating to all the prize winners from 1960 to 2020

In German

Photo © Roman März

DIGITAL

Exhibition

360° Panoramic Tour

The interactive 360° panoramic tour leads through the exhibition “John Heartfield - Photography plus Dynamite” at Pariser Platz.