Programme

An interdisciplinary programme of events accompanies the exhibition “John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite” and deals with the former and current significance of Heartfield through films and performances, lectures, readings and workshops.

Tickets can be purchased directly online, in the reception areas at both Akademie locations, as well as at all known ticket agencies.

All events from 21 Mar until 21 Jun 2020

Friday, 20 Mar
Exhibition Opening

7 pm

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the exhibition opening has been cancelled.

21 Mar – 21 Jun
Exhibition

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite

Tue – Sun 11 am – 7 pm

Open on 13 Apr and 1 June 2020

€ 10/5. Free admission for under 19s and Tuesdays from 3 pm

Guided tours, Wed 5 pm, Sun at noon. € 3 plus exhibition ticket

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the exhibition will be postponed if possible.

Saturday, 21 Mar
Archive Presentation

6 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenarsaal

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite Heartfield. A Pecha Kucha Montage

Online and catalogue presentation with Richard Deacon, Tacita Dean, Maria Gough, Prem Krisnamurthy, Erdmut Wizisla, Andres Zervigon et al.

In German and English

€ 6/4 / € 12/7

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Thursday, 2 Apr
Book Presentation

7 pm

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite John Heartfield. The Berlin Address Book, 1950 to 1968

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

Welcome: Werner Heegewaldt

In German

€ 6/4 / € 12/7

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

Tuesday, 21 Apr
Films and Discussions

6:30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite “Montage of Attractions" – and Time Shifts

6:30 pm: La Jetée, Film by Chris Marker, F 1962, 26 min

8 pm: Strike, Film by Sergej Eisenstein, UdSSR 1925, 82 min

Piano: Jürgen Kurz

Lecture: Gusztáv Hámos, Naum Kleeman, Ulrich Gregor

In German

€ 6/4 / € 12/7

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been cancelled.

The programme will be continued in May and June 2020 with a symposium, concerts, performances and other special events.