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Presentation of a wide-ranging collection of archival material, including previously unpublished texts and images as well as audio recordings relating to all the prize winners from 1960 to 2020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

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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, 28 Jun
Reading

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

A Critical Homeland Evening

Theatrical reading with Georg Seeßlen, Markus Metz and Leo Hiemer

In cooperation with the Federal Agency for Civic Education

In German

€ 6/4

Tuesday, 25 Jun
Concluding Presentation

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Black Box

Crafting Poetic Ambiance. Valeska Gert Visiting Professor Navtej Johar

Final presentation with dance studies students

In cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin and DAAD

Free admission

Thursday, 20 Jun
Performance

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Bernar Venet

Lecture and performance

Welcome: Wulf Herzogenrath

In English

Admission free

Saturday, 15 Jun
Summer Festival

3 pm – 11 pm

Brecht-Haus
Chausseestr. 125
10115 Berlin

12th Summer Festival in the Brecht-Haus

Guided tours, concerts, open archive, readings, witching hour

In German

Free admission

Friday, 14 Jun
Opening Event

8 pm

14 – 20 Jun
Festival
Thursday, 13 Jun
Reading and Discussion

7 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

Close Reading: An Expedition through Estate Libraries

With Friedrich Forssman, Kerstin Hensel, Thomas Lehr

Reading: Maren Eggert and Angela Winkler

Moderation: Marcel Lepper

In German

€ 6/4

Sunday, 9 Jun
Curator's Tour

12 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Saturday, 8 Jun
Theatre Performance

6 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

50 Years of GRIPS Theater Mormolis by Rainer Hachfeld

Guest performance by Manufactory of Laughter (Athens)

Age 5+

In Greek with simultaneous translation

Duration: 100 min with one intermission

€ 11/7

Friday, 7 Jun
Curator's Tour

6 pm

Pariser Platz

Passageway

Eileen Gray – E.1027
Master Bedroom

Curator's tour with Wilfried Wang

In German

€ 3

Wednesday, 5 Jun
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

EM4 | Berliner Studios für elektroakustische Musik:
Posthuman Listening

Concert by the Berlin University of the Arts

Works by David Dunn, Kirsten Reese

With Golo Föllmer

€ 8/6

5 – 22 Jun
Exhibition

Galerie der HBKsaar
Keplerstraße 3
66117 Saarbrücken

Tuesday, 4 Jun
Exhibition Opening

7 pm

Galerie der HBKsaar
Keplerstraße 3
66117 Saarbrücken

JUNGE AKADEMIE in the HBKsaar Gallery

Opening (7 pm) + performance by cylixe (9:30 pm)

In German

Free admission

Sunday, 2 Jun
Radio Play and Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Wo kommen wir hin. Hermann Bohlen: Alfred C. –
Aus dem Leben eines Getreidehändlers

Radio play by Hermann Bohlen

Directors: Judith Lorentz and Hermann Bohlen

Followed by a discussion with Hermann Bohlen, Judith Lorentz and Georg Toepfer

Moderation: Eckhard Roelcke

In German

€ 5/3

1 – 2 Jun
Discussion and Music

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

Wo kommen wir hin. In Dreams Begin Responsibilities

Theatrical compositions, discussions, reflections, readings and piano music

By and with Alberto Arroyo, Pi-hsien Chen, Oliver Fenk, Brandon Farnsworth, Jadwiga Frej, Jörn Peter Hiekel, Malte Jackisch, Elias Jurgschat, Dieter Mersch, Tamara Miller, Johannes Odenthal, Sol-i So, Manos Tsangaris

1 Jun, 7 pm
2 Jun, 12 pm

In German

Admission freee