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 tickets: Journalists with a valid press card are requested to book a free online ticket at and to present their press card upon entry without being asked.

Press Releases

15 June 2021

Akademie der Künste awards special grants to artists
Applications accepted from today   more

10 June 2021

What Stays – Archiving Care   more

8 June 2021

Arbeit am Gedächtnis – Transforming Archives
17 June – 19 September 2021
Invitation to press conference and press preview
Thursday, 17 June 2021, 11 am   more

All press releases



Arbeit am Gedächtnis – Transforming Archives

17 June 2021 – 19 September 2021


Memories in Music. Festival of Contemporary Music
Press enquiries to: Dominique Schweizer, AMIONT Musik & Kultur, +49 (0)176 96572527,

6 May 2021 – 7 August 2021

Film and Discussion Series

"School of Resistance"
Press images and press kit on request: Yven Augustin, Augustin PR, +49 (0)160-8015235,

24 February 2021 – 28 February 2021


CONTINENT – In Search of Europe
An exhibition by OSTKREUZ – Agency of Photographers and Akademie der Künste

2 October 2020 – 18 April 2021

Akademie der Künste
Picture Cellar

3 October 2018 – 31 December 2020


Brecht probt Galilei. 1955/56

Dokumentation und Feature / 3 CDs im Buch mit Leineneinband, 150 Minuten, Regie: Stephan Suschke, speak low, Berlin 2020 ISBN 978-3-940018-96-0 € 24