Charlotte Basté, role portrait Katharina (William Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew), [before 1907] Photographer: unknown.
17 Sep – 12 Nov

Akademie der Künste
Robert-Koch-Platz 10
10115 Berlin

Fleeting Art. The actress Charlotte Basté (1867–1928)

Showcase Presentation

In German

Mon – Fri 9 am – 5 pm

Free admission

Anna Huber. Photo © Bettina Stoess
Thursday, 28 Oct

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

In-Between Spaces – Seismographic Bodies Valeska Gert Visiting Professor Anna Huber

Opening lecture with Anna Huber, Gabriele Brandstetter and Nele Hertling

In cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin and DAAD

In German

Free admission

Roberto Ciulli. Photo © Knut Wolfgang Maron
Sunday, 7 Nov
Book Presentation

11 am



Roberto Ciulli. The Foreign Gaze

Book presentation with Roberto Ciulli, Nele Hertling, Navid Kermani and Alexander Wewerka

In cooperation with Alexander Verlag Berlin

In German

€ 6/4

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A Journey of Objects. Film still © Mara Louise Atkins



A Journey of Objects Valeska Gert Guest Professorship Anne Collod

Closing film of the dance studies students of FU Berlin

Cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin and DAAD

In English

Anne Collod. Photo: Pauline Magdeleinat


Opening Event

Disruptive Constellations – Practices of Reinterpretation Valeska Gert Guest Professorship Anne Collod

Opening panel with Anne Collod, Gabriele Brandstetter, Virve Sutinen and Nele Hertling

In English

Annett Gröschner. Photo: Susanne Schleyer


Award Ceremony

Berlin Art Prize – Jubilee Endowment 1848/1948

Video on demand

Award ceremony for Annett Gröschner, Sajan Mani, HARQUITECTES, Petra Strahovnik, Lea Schneider, Gina Haller and Susann Maria Hempel, presented by Jeanine Meerapfel, Michael Müller

In German and English

Tapes of Brecht’s last rehearsals. Photo © Anett Schubotz


Audio Book Presentation

Brecht rehearses Galilei 1955/56

From the recordings of Brecht’s last rehearsal work, Stephan Suschke has created a documentation and, together with Joachim Werner, a feature. The practical Brecht is to be experienced: no theory, but rather the desire to intervene, humour and sensuality. Audio book presentation with Marion Brasch, Thomas Krüger, Luise Meier and Stephan Suschke. Introduction: Werner Heegewaldt. In German. Recording of the live stream on 23 Feb 2021.

Falk Richter. Photo © Esra Rotthoff


Text Performances


In his texts, Falk Richter deals with the questions of divided societies: How has Europe inscribed itself in our biographies? How do we live the concepts of home, family, religion and community? Text performance with Falk Richter and Ensemble. In German.

Toshiki Okada. Photo © Kikuko Usuyama


Filmic Presentation

Portrait of a House. Valeska-Gert-Gastprofessur Toshiki Okada

In an open revision of Toshiki Okada's piece The Vacuum Cleaner, the Dance Studies students of the Freie Universität Berlin present the fruits of their research on the choreographic power of imagination.