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Presentation of a wide-ranging collection of archival material, including previously unpublished texts and images as well as audio recordings relating to all the prize winners from 1960 to 2020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

Recording of the non-public concert on 13 May 2020 as part of "Labor Beethoven 2020" at the Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz, Black Box, with Ensemble Adapter, Uli Fussenegger, Anda Kryeziu, Chris Moy. Photo: Mutesouvenir-kb © Kai Bienert

DIGITAL

Virtual Festival & Virtual Exhibition

Labor Beethoven 2020

With Ensemble Adapter, Novoflot, Werner Cee, Uli Fussenegger, Alice Belugou, Zoé Pouri, et al.

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes

DIGITAL

Publication

Journal der Künste 13

Available online and as print copy free of charge

Orders via email to info@adk.de

In German and English

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

DIGITAL

Exhibition

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite

Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm; last admission: 6 pm

The exhibition is open from 2 Jun to 23 Aug 2020

Der Zauberer John Heartfield [The Magician John Heartfield], 1943. Photo © Zoltan Wegner. Akademie der Künste, Berlin, John Heartfield Archive, No. 610

DIGITAL

Virtual Exhibition

Kosmos Heartfield

The online presentation "Kosmos Heartfield" complements the exhibition "John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite".

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.

Graphics: Heimann + Schwantes

DIGITAL

Online Catalogue

Heartfield Online

The graphic oeuvre of the political artist John Heartfield can be explored in a new online catalogue.

Passport issued to Walter Benjamin, Berlin-Grunewald, 10 August 1928. Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Walter Benjamin Archiv © Hamburger Stiftung zur Förderung von Wissenschaft und Kultur, photo: Nick Ash

DIGITAL

Archival Materials

Finds from the Archives

Selected text documents, special objects and works of art from the Archives of the Akademie der Künste representing all artistic disciplines

Photo: Gernot Krämer

DIGITAL

Publication

SINN UND FORM

SINN UND FORM is offering free online access to texts from the journal's extensive archive. New articles, linked by a specific topic, will be added every week.

Tuesday, 30 May
Lecture

7:30 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Dedicated to Collecting – 50 Years of AsKI

Lectures and music

With Monika Grütters, Kathrin Röggla, Wolfgang Trautwein, Tal Balshai Trio

In German language

Free admission 

Sunday, 28 May
Archive Opening

11 am

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

Käthe Reichel
Brecht’s Pupil – A Whole Life Long

Archive opening with Stephan Dörschel, Klaus Völker, Petra Kelling, Christian Grashof, Kurt Groenewold, Esther Slevogt

In German language

€ 6/4 

Friday, 26 May
Panel Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Culture & Populism Do we believe that art can help to counter populism and simplifications?

Panel: Natasha Sadr-Haghighian, Inaya Fanis Hodeib, Adam Broomberg, Nasan Tur, Khaled Youssef et al.

Presentation: Lanna Idriss

In English language

In cooperation with FLAX and Arab Fund for Arts and Culture

€ 6/4

Sunday, 21 May
Film and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Kazım Öz: Once Upon A Time

Film: Once Upon A Time by Kazim Öz, TR 2014, 81 Min., OV/EnS 

Talk with Kazim Öz, Ayşe Erkmen and Grit Lemke

In English language

€ 6/4

Within the framework of the special programme "You Want Kilims, But I Do Films – Art and Culture in Turkey"

Sunday, 21 May
Award Ceremony

11:30 am

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Alfred Döblin Prize 2017

Katja Lange-Müller and Uwe Timm read texts by Alfred Döblin

In German language

Free admission

Photo: Omer Alsheich
Saturday, 20 May
Performance

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

+ documentation

Not Letting It In the Academy.
The Art of Confession

Performance by Jason Danino Holt and Nataly Zukerman.
With: Jason Danino Holt (Tel Aviv), Guy Gurevich (Tel Aviv), Jorge De Hoyos (Berlin), Yun Huang (Berlin), Darko Radosavljev (Berlin), Louise Trueheart (Berlin), Melanie Jame Wolf (Berlin) and Nataly Zukerman (Tel Aviv)

In English language

€ 13/7

Wednesday, 17 May
Archive Opening

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

Ginka Steinwachs:
News from the Inner ME

Archive opening and installation. With Ginka Steinwachs, Kathrin Röggla, Torsten Flüh, AnniKa von Trier, Verena Auffermann

In German language

€ 6/4 

Tuesday, 16 May
Discussion

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

8th Academy Discussion Europe: From the Economic Union to a Republic?

With Jeanine Meerapfel, Pietro Benassi, Christina von Braun, Klaus Lederer, Robert Menasse

In German language

€ 6/4

 

Saturday, 13 May
Discussion

4:15 pm

Galerie Egbert Baqué Contemporary
Fasanenstrasse 37
10719 Berlin

Body Symphony

Sunlay Almeida Rodriguez ind discussion with Gregorio García Karman

An event as part of the Theatertreffen 2017

In English

Free admission

Saturday, 13 May
Film and Talk

3 pm

John-Heartfield-Haus
Schwarzer Weg 12
15377 Waldsieversdorf

Klaus Staeck. President, Artist, Provocateur

Film, discussion, music

Free admission

In German language

Thursday, 11 May
Reading and Discussion

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Images of Luther
Friedrich Dieckmann, F. C. Delius, Friedrich Schorlemmer

Moderation: Sebastian Kleinschmidt

In German language

€ 6/4 

Wednesday, 10 May
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

EM4 | Berlin Studios for Electroacoustic Music (8)

Concert by Universität der Künste Berlin

Works by Pauline Oliveros

7 pm: Introduction

€ 7/5

Tuesday, 9 May
Archive Presentation

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Hanns Zischler: A Desire for Knowledge

Talk with Hanns Zischler, Sabine Hackethal und Torsten Musial

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German language

€ 6/4 

Sunday, 7 May
Curator's Tour

5 pm

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

Curator’s tour with Sandra Wagner-Conzelmann

In German language

€ 2 plus exhibition ticket

Saturday, 6 May
Discussions

7 pm

Reports from Elsewhere:
Members’ Talks

Discussions, films, music, exhibition

In German and English language

€ 8/6

Thursday, 4 May
Presentation

6 pm

JUNGE AKADEMIE: Plenum

The 2017 Berlin Fellows introduce themselves 

In German and English language

Free admission

Tuesday, 2 May
Discussion

8 pm

Akademie-Dialog The Future of Museums

Discussion with Monika Grütters, Stefan Kraus, Jeanine Meerapfel

In German language

€ 6/4