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Presentation of a wide-ranging collection of archival material, including previously unpublished texts and images as well as audio recordings relating to all the prize winners from 1960 to 2020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

Friday, 31 May
Dance, Film, Improvisation

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Wo kommen wir hin. Moving Sand / Topos

An audiovisual essay: dance, film, improvisation and text

By Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

With Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Tanzcompagnie Rubato), Floros Floridis (Clarinets), Elena Kakaliagou (Horn)

In German

€ 8/5

Thursday, 30 May
Music Theatre Miniatures

9:30 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Manos Tsangaris: winzig und der Elefant

Music Theatre Miniatures
(1993 / 2019 / ...)

Admission Zone: 9:30 – 10:30 pm
Running Time: until midnight

€ 13/7

Thursday, 30 May
Dance, Film, Improvisation

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Wo kommen wir hin. Moving Sand / Topos

An audiovisual essay: dance, film, improvisation and text

By Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

With Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Tanzcompagnie Rubato), Floros Floridis (Clarinets), Elena Kakaliagou (Horn)

In German

€ 8/5

Wednesday, 29 May
Opening Night

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Wo kommen wir hin. Moving Sand / Topos

An audiovisual essay: dance, film, improvisation and text

By Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

With Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Tanzcompagnie Rubato), Floros Floridis (Clarinets), Elena Kakaliagou (Horn)

In German

€ 8/5

Sunday, 26 May
Curator's Tour

12 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Saturday, 25 May
Music Theatre Miniatures

9:30 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Manos Tsangaris: winzig und der Elefant

Music Theatre Miniatures
(1993 / 2019 / ...)

Admission Zone: 9:30 – 10:30 pm
Running Time: until midnight

€ 13/7

Saturday, 25 May
Performance

6 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Getting the Elephant Out of the Room

Kathrin Röggla in discussion with Patrick Kroker

In German

Free admission

Saturday, 25 May
Lecture

3 pm

John-Heartfield-Haus
Schwarzer Weg 12
15377 Waldsieversdorf

Heartfield’s Address Books

Lecture and music with Michael Krejsa, Christine Fischer-Defoy, Christian Kesten

In German

Free admission

Friday, 24 May
Music Theatre Miniatures

9:30 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Manos Tsangaris: winzig und der Elefant

Music Theatre Miniatures
(1993 / 2019 / ...)

Admission Zone: 9:30 – 10:30 pm
Running Time: until midnight

€ 13/7

Friday, 24 May
Performance

6 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Getting the Elephant Out of the Room

Kathrin Röggla in discussion with Frank Raddatz

In German

Free admission

24 – 25 May
Symposium

Myths – Bauhauses – Dogmas

Symposium with panel discussions, theatrical readings, reception

24 May, from 2 pm: History and reception of the Bauhaus

Followed by theatrical reading by Arnold Dreyblatt in English

25 May, from 10 am: National and international Bauhaus reception, critique, new approaches

Symposium in German

Day ticket € 6/4
Kombi-Ticket € 10/6

Thursday, 23 May
Performance

6 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Getting the Elephant Out of the Room

Kathrin Röggla in discussion with Ulf Bünermann

In German

Free admission

Wednesday, 22 May
Performance

6 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Getting the Elephant Out of the Room

Kathrin Röggla in discussion with Arabelle Bernecker-Thiel

In German

Free admission

Tuesday, 21 May
Performance

6 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Getting the Elephant Out of the Room

Kathrin Röggla in discussion with Heike Kleffner

In German

Free admission

Sunday, 19 May
Music Theatre Miniatures

9:30 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Manos Tsangaris: winzig und der Elefant

Music Theatre Miniatures
(1993 / 2019 / ...)

Admission Zone: 9:30 – 10:30 pm
Running Time: until midnight

€ 13/7

Sunday, 19 May
Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 1

Wo kommen wir hin. Die Hütte

Discussion and artistic intervention with Karin Krauthausen, Mark Lammert, Kathrin Röggla and Manos Tsangaris

In German

€ 5/3

Sunday, 19 May
Curator's Tour

12 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Sunday, 19 May
Award Ceremony

11 am

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Alfred Döblin Prize 2019

Reading from the award-winning manuscript

Speech by María Cecilia Barbetta on Alfred Döblin

In German

Free admission

Saturday, 18 May
Music Theatre Miniatures

9:30 pm

Wo kommen wir hin. Manos Tsangaris: winzig und der Elefant

Music Theatre Miniatures
(1993 / 2019 / ...)

Premiere

Admission Zone: 9:30 – 10:30 pm
Running Time: until midnight

€ 13/7

18 May – 2 Jun
Installation

Wo kommen wir hin. Kathrin Röggla: The Elephant in the Room

With Kathrin Röggla, Mark Lammert, Eran Schaerf, et al.

Hall 1: 3 – 10 pm

Atelier 1: 8 – 10 pm

Admission free

Friday, 17 May
Opening Event

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 1

Wo kommen wir hin. Kathrin Röggla: The Elephant in the Room

Opening with Kathrin Röggla, Mark Lammert, Manos Tsangaris, Dörte Fiedler, Leopold von Verschuer, Angela Winkler et al.

In German

Admission free

Friday, 17 May
Curator's Tour

6 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Thursday, 16 May
Book Presentation

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Thomas Mann and Bernhard Diebold: Correspondence Letters

Book presentation and reading with Dirk Heißerer, Hanns Zischler

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

€ 6/4

Thursday, 16 May
Public Rehearsal and Talk

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Wo kommen wir hin. Moving Sand / Topos

An audiovisual essay: dance, film, improvisation and text

By Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

With Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Tanzcompagnie Rubato), Floros Floridis (Clarinets)

In German

Followed by a discussion with mit Jeanine Meerapfel, Floros Floridis and Kristoffer Gansing

In English

€ 5/3

Wednesday, 15 May
Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 1

Wo kommen wir hin. On the Fascisation of Language

Discussion with Ulrich Peltzer, Kathrin Röggla and Gerhild Steinbuch

In German

€ 5/3

13 – 26 May
Exhibition, Workshops, Concerts

Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki
Warehouse B1, Port
541 10
Thessaloniki
Greece

Sunday, 12 May
Performance

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

JUNGE AKADEMIE – S.C.H.U.U.L.E.

Performance by Susann Maria Hempel, Cássio Diniz Santiago

In German

€ 8/5

Saturday, 11 May
Performance

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

JUNGE AKADEMIE – S.C.H.U.U.L.E.

Performance by Susann Maria Hempel, Cássio Diniz Santiago

In German

€ 8/5

Wednesday, 8 May
Workshop and Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 1

Wo kommen wir hin. The Heart’s Voice

7 pm Voice workshop with A. L. Kennedy and Ros Steen

In English

€ 5/3

9 pm Talk with A. L. Kennedy, Kathrin Röggla and Ros Steen

In English

Free admission

Monday, 6 May
Book Release

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Volker Braun: Handstreiche + Verlagerung des geheimen Punkts

Reading with Volker Braun

Introduction and discussion: Lothar Müller

In German

€ 6/4

Sunday, 5 May
Exhibition and Events

11 am

Open Archives

Open archives with exhibition opening, guided tours, lectures, readings, children’s programme, fashion show

In German

Free admission

5 May – 19 Jun
Exhibition

Erlesene Bibliotheken – Artists‘ Libraries

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Guided tours Wed 5 pm, Sun at noon

Free admission

5 – 11 May
Exhibition

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

JUNGE AKADEMIE – AGORA ARTES

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Free admission

Saturday, 4 May
Opening Event

6:30 pm

JUNGE AKADEMIE – AGORA ARTES

Exhibition opening, performances, concerts

In German and English

Free admission

Friday, 3 May
Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Wo kommen wir hin. Positive Zukunftsbilder: Mission Impossible?

On the experiences from a journey through Germany in search for positive visions of the future by adolescents and young adults.

Discussion with Magali Mohr and Gemina Picht (FUTURZWEI. Stiftung Zukunftsfähigkeit)

In German

€ 5/3

Friday, 3 May
Curator's Tour

6 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Thursday, 2 May
Performance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Wo kommen wir hin. “Zwei Mann, ein Hut, ein Knopf”

Performative reading with Frank Heibert, Hinrich Schmidt-Henkel

In German

€ 5/3