Welcome to the Akademie der Künste Press Room. Here, you can find press releases and statements on cultural policy issues, as well as information on the Akademie and the Akademie’s Archive. The Press Room also provides press releases on and photos of current exhibitions, events, and publications, as well as details of our press services including, e.g. how to reserve press tickets, subscribe to our press mailing list, or submit photography or filming enquires.

Press Releases

21 November 2019

Akademie der Künste discussion on the controversial reconstruction of Potsdam’s Garrison Church
With Thomas Albrecht, Wolfgang Huber, Saskia Hüneke, Detlef Karg, Philipp Oswalt, Hildegard Rugenstein, Matthias Sauerbruch and Ellen Schweda
Event on Wednesday, 4 December, Pariser Platz   more

18 November 2019

Colonial Repercussions V: The Namibian Case
Symposium on 29 November 2019, Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz   more

13 November 2019

Multimedia installation They tried to bury us by Isabel Tueumuna Katjavivi as part of “Colonial Repercussions V: The Namibian Case”
29 November – 8 December 2019, Pariser Platz, Blackbox

Invitation to a press tour with the artist   more

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Helga Paris, Photographer

8 November 2019 – 12 January 2020


Magic Media – Media Magic
Video art since the 1970s from the Wulf Herzogenrath archive

12 September 2019 – 13 October 2019

Akademie der Künste
Picture Cellar

3 October 2018 – 31 December 2019