Current exhibitions

Moshe Gershuni, Untitled, 1985 | mixed media on coated paper

Neue Nationalgalerie
Moshe Gershuni. No Father No Mother

Moshe Gershuni (born in 1936, Tel Aviv) is one of the most significant living Israeli artists. His...
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Axe with silver damascene work executed in the Mammen style, 10th c. CE, iron, silver, Mammen, Middelsom Herred, Denmark

Martin-Gropius-Bau
The Vikings

An exhibition presented by the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte (Staatliche Museen zu Berlin) in...
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Lucas Cranach d. Ä., Der Selbstmord der Lucretia, um 1525

Gemäldegalerie


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Collage of the Ghent Altarpiece, detail

Gemäldegalerie
The Ghent Altarpiece by the Van Eyck brothers in Berlin. 1820-1920

The Ghent Altarpiece, painted by the Van Eyck brothers and completed in 1432, is one of the...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Wine-Culture in Georgia

This year, the Museum Europäischer Kulturen's annual season of European Culture Days is devoted to...
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Carlfriedrich Claus, Signaltier, 1965, Feder, Tusche auf zweiseitig gestaltetem Transparentpapier, Privatsammlung, Berlin

Neue Nationalgalerie
Carlfriedrich Claus. 1930-1998. Mental Landscapes

Following on in its series 'Cabinet in the Gallery', the Kupferstichkabinett now presents a new...
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Michael Ruetz: Timescape 817

Museum für Fotografie
Michael Ruetz: The Quintessential Landscape

The same motif over and over again: a vast landscape of mountains, sweeping valleys, forests,...
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Kupferstichkabinett
The Art of Bathing. A Summer Exhibition at the Kupferstichkabinett

Bathing is closely associated with three spheres of human life: the body, hygiene, and...
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Logo of the exhibition Aus - Schnitte

Museum für Fotografie
Cut-outs. Highlights from the Collections of the Museum für Fotografie's Friends.

To congratulate the museum on its first ten years, the Friends of the Museum für Fotografie have...
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View into the exhibition Feeling War

Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Feeling War

There is no war without heightened emotions: love of one's country, hatred of the enemy and...
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Pergamonmuseum
Pride and Passion. Male Portraits and Images from the Mogul Era (1526-1858)

Between the 16th and 19th centuries, men in Indian painting were depicted as powerful, proud, and...
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Karl Fulle, Floral Vessel, 2013

Schloss Köpenick
ART FORM CLAY

Since 2009, the Kunstgewerbemuseum has hosted regular exhibitions of contemporary arts and crafts...
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Maurice Biais, Saharet at the Wintergarten, 1902, Lithographie

Kulturforum
AVANTGARDE!

Part I. The World of Yesterday - Germany and European Modernism 1890-1914Part I of the exhibition...
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Helmut Newton, Hotel Volney, New York, 1982

Museum für Fotografie
Helmut Newton / Alice Springs: Us and Them

In June 2014 the Helmut Newton Foundation celebrates its tenth year anniversary. The museum first...
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Krishna disguised as a female musician, Rajasthan, Bundi School, second half of the 18th century, body colour and gold on cardboard, 32 x 21.7 cm

Museum für Asiatische Kunst
The Landscapes of India. Miniature Painting from the Mughal Era

The miniatures on display in this exhibition reveal the scope of the landscape tradition in Indian...
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Ludwig Gies, Totentanz, 1917
Vorderseite. Bronze, 121 mm

Bode-Museum
I Gave Gold for Iron - The Great War through the Medium of the Medal

Medals and coins provide a direct, flowing commentary on WWI - the first great German and European...
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Harun Farocki, Ernste Spiele I: Watson ist hin, 2010, Videostill

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
HARUN FAROCKI. SERIOUS GAMES

The Nationalgalerie mourns the death of Harun Farocki (1944-2014), who passed away on 30 July 2014...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
A-Z. The Marzona Collection

The exhibition "A-Z. The Marzona Collection" is a celebration of the conceptual art of the 1960s...
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Lable of the theme year

Kulturforum
Commemorative Year

The year 2014 marks the hundredth anniversary of the First World War's outbreak. On this occasion,...
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Heimo Zobernig, AMERIKANER, 1992

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Official Welcome

"Official Welcome" presents a selection of acquisitions of the Stiftung des Vereins der Freunde der...
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Paul Klee
bebende Kapelle, 1924

Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg
Les Klee du paradis - Paul Klee in the Collections of the Nationalgalerie

The idea of presenting an exhibition with the title 'Les Klee du paradis' originates from the art...
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Sarah Morris
1972 [Rings], 2006 / 2013
Edition Schellmann

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Wall Works

Within the spacious architecture of the Rieckhallen the exhibition WALL WORKS offers an overview of...
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Andreas Gursky, Singapore Stock Exchange
I, 1997, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie,
Schenkung Dr. Erich Marx.

Neue Nationalgalerie
Expansion of the Combat Zone. 1968-2000. The Collection Part 3

After the exhibitions 'Modern Times' (1900-1945) and 'Divided Heaven' (1945-1968), our attention...
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Upcoming exhibitions

Vorbereitung zur Ausstellung der aus der Sowjetunion zurückgeführten Kunstwerke der Dresdener Gemäldegalerie 1955 in der Nationalgalerie Berlin: Modell zur Aufstellung der Sixtinischen Madonna.

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Mariana Castillo Deball. Parergon

Beginning in September 2014, the artist Mariana Castillo Deball (*1975 in Mexico City) - who was...
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Humboldt Lab Dahlem, Probebühne 4, featuring the 'Reisebericht' project, gold extra - 'Totem's Sound'

Museen Dahlem
Humboldt Lab Dahlem: Probebühne 4

Humboldt Lab Dahlem will present the results of its latest projects in 'Probebühne 4' and once...
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Fan Qi (1616 - nach 1694), Landschaft am Yangzi, China, 2. Hälfte 17. Jahrhundert, Querrolle, Tusche und blasse Farben auf Seide

Museum für Asiatische Kunst


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Kunstbibliothek
War and Clothing. Fashion illustration at the time of the First World War

The political upheavals of the period between 1914 and 1919 that shook the world and changed the...
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Willotte Spieldesign, after: Lucas Cranach the Elder, Cardinal Albrecht of Brandenburg as Jerome in the Study, 1526

Gemäldegalerie
Popup Cranach. Alice - Museum for Children Visits the Old Masters

In preparation for the 500th anniversary of Lucas Cranach the Younger's birth in 2015, Alice -...
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Neue Nationalgalerie, Anhebung des Daches, 5. April 1967

Neue Nationalgalerie
David Chipperfield. Sticks and Stones. An Intervention

Sticks and Stones is a prologue to the renovation of Neue Nationalgalerie, which will be carried...
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Kriegsgefangenenlager Zossen bei Berlin, 1915: Appell

Museen Dahlem
Phonographed Sounds - Photographed Moments.

The Royal Prussian Phonographic Commission was founded in 1915 with the goal of documenting the...
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First installation of the Mshatta Facade in the Kaiser-Friedrich-Museum (now Bode-Museum) in 1904. Its presentation in a low-ceilinged ground-floor gallery was a compromise. The spectacular new accession sparked the establishment of a 'Persian and Islamic

Pergamonmuseum
Mshatta in focus. The Jordanian desert palace in historical photographs

The richly decorated façade of the early Islamic desert palace of Mshatta was presented as a gift...
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Adolph Menzel, Morgue at Königinhof - Three Fallen Soldiers in a Barn, 21 July 1866. Watercolour over pencil on paper

Alte Nationalgalerie
Menzel's Soldiers. Images of War

The birth of modern art in the nineteenth century was attended by images of violence, disgust, fear...
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Chancel barrier, Asia minor, 10th/11th c.

Bode-Museum
Theodor Wiegand and Byzantine Art

The small 'cabinet' exhibition Theodor Wiegand and Byzantine Art is devoted to a little-known...
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Schirm als Bestandteil von Modenschauen, Siebdruckmotiv, Zirkel für künstlerische Textilgestaltung, Potsdam, 1970

Museum Europäischer Kulturen


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Willy Römer, Wachsoldat und Flugplatz, 1914-1918

Museum für Fotografie


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Gottfried Lindauer, Eruera Maihi Patuone, 1874, Öl auf Leinwand

Alte Nationalgalerie
Gottfried Lindauer

With the exhibition, Gottfried Lindauer, the Nationalgalerie is making a first presentation of the...
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Sandro Botticelli, Female Profile, 1475

Gemäldegalerie
The Botticelli Renaissance

The Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) is one of the greatest artists of the...
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Diego Velázquez, Bildnis einer Dame (Ausschnitt), um 1630/33, Öl auf Leinwand

Kulturforum


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Past exhibitions

Pergamonmuseum
Wohnwelten

Approximately three-quarters of the Museum of Islamic Art's entire collection - be it in the form...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst


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Kunstgewerbemuseum


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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Painting by the Shanghai School

In the second half of the 19th century, the coastal city of Shanghai experienced a sudden economic...
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Gemäldegalerie
Portrait, Figure, Sketch

From December 2009, the Gemäldegalerie will host a small exhibition by the Museum of Prints and...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen

The Doner Kebab "sandwich" was actually invented in Berlin, by a former "guest worker" from Turkey....
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Kupferstichkabinett
Art Inspired by Humboldt

In the 19th century, following the footsteps of Alexander von Humboldt, the painters Johann Moritz...
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W.L.H. Skeen & Co
Arkadische Landschaft, Nuwara Eliya
ca. 1880

Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Tropical Arcadia

The exhibition presents a selection of rare vintage prints from the end of the 19th century that...
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Kulturforum
Alfred Messel

The architect Alfred Messel (1853-1909) ranks as one of the most important visionaries of modern...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Dragon between Clouds

The centrepiece of the 'Dragon between Clouds' exhibition is formed by an important hanging scroll...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Paul Pfeiffer The Saints

Paul Pfeiffer's ground-breaking video and sculpture works explore the power of image culture and...
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Alte Nationalgalerie
The Neues Museum, Berlin

The Old National gallery is currently hosting a small exhibition of photographs by Andres Kilger to...
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Alte Nationalgalerie
Carl Gustav Carus

Carl Gustav Carus was a physician and painter, philosopher and scientist. A friend of Alexander von...
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Pergamonmuseum
Strong Women - in Miniature Form

Alongside their monetary function, coins are at once the national emblems of states and...
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Kunstgewerbemuseum
Decorum

The appeal of 'Decorum' lies in the way it combines current design and the lasting influence of fin...
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Pergamonmuseum

Suzani are large embroidered textiles used as hangings and drapes to adorn the living rooms of the...
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Schloss Köpenick
Lost in Berlin - Rediscovered in Prague

The artistically highly significant fragment of an ivory flagon, adorned with figures of deities...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
Thomas Demand

This extensive solo show is taken up by one of the most important themes in the artist's richly...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
National Gallery Prize for Young Art 2009

The Preis der Nationalgalerie für junge Kunst (Nationalgalerie Prize for Young Art) will be awarded...
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Bode-Museum
Auke, Giorgio, Ignaz & Oskar

A special exhibition, organized by the Daimler Art Collection in cooperation with the Sculpture...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Die Kunst ist super ! (Art is super!) is the title under which the National Gallery at Hamburger...
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Kunstbibliothek
Kiosk - Modes of Multiplication

The Art Library presents a panorama of independent publications on art today. 'Kiosk' is a...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Hymn of the Long Rainbow

In 1990 the Museum of Asian Art purchased a series of seven large-scale woodcuts entitled 'Hymn of...
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Gemäldegalerie
Bel Martino, Martin the Beautiful...

The special show by the Museum of Prints and Drawings accompanies the new unveiling of the section...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst

Anlässlich der Vereinigung der Museen für Indische und Ostasiatische Kunst möchte Kunstwelten des...
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Pergamonmuseum

Miniatures illustrating works of architecture are at the centre of the present exhibition. In...
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Bode-Museum
Childhood on the River Nile

Toys, clothing, shoes and education - in the Egypt of late antiquity children also had their own...
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Altes Museum
A Different Approach to the World: The Humboldt-Forum in the Berlin Palace

In this widely anticipated exhibition, the National Museums in Berlin, the Humboldt Universität zu...
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Kunstgewerbemuseum
Free Within Limits

Fashion in the GDR was never free from having a political dimension. While some moved freely within...
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Bode-Museum
Ars juventuti

In 1907 a renowned architect and designer in the form of Bruno Paul was appointed as director of...
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Kupferstichkabinett
Emil Nolde. Man - Nature - Myth

As a main proponent of expressionism, Emil Nolde (1867-1956) ranks as one of the most renowned...
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Kunstbibliothek
100 Best Posters 08 Germany Austria Switzerland

100 posters acclaimed as the best of last year from Austria, Switzerland and Germany will go on...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
Picture Dreams

The Pietzsch Collection ranks as one of the internationally most significant collections of...
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Museum für Fotografie
Helmut Newton: Sumo

With SUMO, the Helmut Newton Foundation presents what might just be the most spectacular and...
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Museum für Fotografie
Three Boys from Pasadena


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Neue Nationalgalerie
Imi Knoebel

The German artist Imi Knoebel (born 1940) ranks as one of the most internationally renowned...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
In The Making...

"In The Making..." sets off various dialogues with works from the collections of the National...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Keiko Sadakane

In her newest works, Keiko Sadakane, a concept artist born in Tokyo in 1948 who has lived in...
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Kunstbibliothek
Sequins - Poses - Powder Boxes.

The fashion culture of the nineteen-twenties lies at the heart of the next temporary exhibition by...
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Pergamonmuseum
Zeiträume

The exhibition presents selected artefacts from the Asian Minor metropolis of Miletus. On display...
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Schloss Köpenick

The Swiss artist Mathias Balzer has long since become known far beyond the boundaries of...
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Pergamonmuseum


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Bode-Museum
John Flaxman and the Renaissance

The Bode-Museum is to receive John Flaxman's exquisite marble relief with his depiction of the...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Japanese Art from the Klaus F. Naumann Collection for Berlin

The Asian Art Museum places on display a comprehensive spectrum of Chinese, Japanese and Korean...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Cultural Exchange on the Northern Silk Road

The Asian Art Museum proudly presents a selection of objects from its famous Turfan Collection. The...
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Altes Museum
kulturGUTerhalten - Restoring the Archaeological Treasures of the National Museums in Berlin

The exhibition places the spotlight on the conservation and restoration of items of archaeological...
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Kulturforum
The Master of Flémalle and Rogier van der Weyden

The exhibition takes a close look at two founding fathers of Dutch painting: the Master of Flémalle...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Fabric Intarsias. In Europe from 1500 to the Present Day

Marking the tenth anniversary of the Museum of European Cultures, a special exhibition with an...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
Ulrich Rückriem

In 1998 Ulrich Rückriem, German sculptor and winner of the coveted 'Piepenbrock-Preis für Skulptur'...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
The Power of the Expressive

'A painting is not a construction made of colours and lines, but an animal, a night, a scream, a...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller 'The Murder of Crows'

With "The Murder of Crows", their largest sound installation to date, the Canadian visual artists...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Conservative?

The exhibition proudly presents 16 pictures by 20th century artists who worked in Beijing.For...
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Kunstbibliothek
The Most Beautiful Books of 2008

The most beautiful German books, as presented by the Stiftung Buchkunst, will go on show for a year...
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Kupferstichkabinett
The Art of Interpretation

The concept of the unique copy, of the one-off product of artistic creation, has held sway ever...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Transformations of Compassion

The deity Avalokiteshvara, the Lord who observes the world, occupies an eminent position in...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Encounters

Two separate travelling exhibitions from South-East Europe will join together for a few months only...
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Gemäldegalerie
Rothko / Giotto

Mark Rothko (1903-1970) was one of the primary representatives of Abstract Expressionism of the New...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Portraits from the Mughal era

The Collection of South, South-East and Central Asian Art contains a significant collection of...
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Bode-Museum
The Splendour of the House of Habsburg

The Coin Cabinet of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna will be putting a selection of its...
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Altes Museum
Ancient Luxury in Glass and Marble

Measuring 59.6 cm, the amphora from Olbia on the Black Sea is the largest surviving glass vessel...
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Pergamonmuseum

Over a period spanning several decades, the painter and long-time professor at the Berlin...
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Museum für Fotografie
Helmut Newton: Fired

After the great success of the exhibition "A gun for hire" at the Helmut Newton Foundation in 2005...
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Ethnologisches Museum
Month of Photography: Views and Landscapes of New Zealand from the 19th Century

The first photographs taken in New Zealand in the mid 19th century were initially sold to the new...
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Kunstgewerbemuseum
Couture Remixed

Under the title of 'Couture Remixed', the Museum of Decorative Arts is proud to present some 50...
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Kupferstichkabinett
Katharina Meldner - Spirits

To mark the award of the Hannah Höch Prize for 2008 to Katharina Meldner, the Museum of Prints and...
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Ethnologisches Museum
Month of Photography: Modernity's Non-synchronism: Studio Photography from Baldomero Alejos, Ayacucho - Peru (1902-1976)

Presented by the Ethnologische Museum, the Museum of European Cultures and the Freie Universität...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
Cult of the Artist: The Klee Universe

A National Gallery Exhibition, made possible by the Friends of the National Gallery, supported by...
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Neue Nationalgalerie
Cult of the Artist: Jeff Koons

A National Gallery Exhibition, made possible by the Friends of the National Gallery, supported by...
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Bode-Museum
Loss and Restitution

With this small exhibition, the Sculpture Collection and Museum of Byzantine Art together with the...
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Altes Museum
Cult of the Artist: Giacometti, the Egyptian

Ancient Egyptian art reflected in the work of a giant of the art of the modern day - this...
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Kulturforum
Immortal! The Cult of the Artist

For thousands of years the figure of the artist has stood at the centre of a multitude of creation...
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Kunstbibliothek
High Fidelity

To mark the 60th anniversary of the vinyl record, the exhibition will be presenting the sound...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst
Beauty and Eros

The Floating World of the various pleasure districts in Japan's metropolises Edo (today's Tokyo),...
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Museum für Asiatische Kunst


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Pergamonmuseum
The Myth of Colour

The Austrian private collection on display here contains exceptional kilims from the 18th and early...
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Alte Nationalgalerie
Cult of the Artist: Karl Friedrich Schinkel and Clemens Brentano. Contest between Artist Friends

A National Gallery Exhibition in collabortaion with the Frankfurter Goethe-Museum and the...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Cult of the Artist: BEUYS

A National Gallery Exhibition, made possible by the Friends of the National Gallery In the second...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Cult of the Artist: I can't just slice off an ear every day

The image and the idea of the autonomous, creative artistic genius was subjected to a variety of...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin
Cult of the Artist: Celebrities. Andy Warhol and the Stars

Warhol immortalized stars through his art. To produce his famous portraits of Marilyn Monroe, Elvis...
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Pergamonmuseum
Orient Pictures / Pictures Orient

The various clichéd perceptions of 'the orient' in the fin de siécle have complex causes and...
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Alte Nationalgalerie
Cult of the Artist: Hans von Marées. A Desire for Community

For Ludwig Justi, then director of the National Gallery, Hans von Marées (1837-1887) was, in his...
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Alte Nationalgalerie
Cult of the Artist: In the Temple of Art. Artistic Myths

As part of the series of exhibitions on the 'Cult of the Artist' the Old National Gallery will be...
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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

An exhibition of the Nationalgalerie in the Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin. This...
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Martin-Gropius-Bau
The Tropics - views from the middle of the world

Works by artists from the Tropics as well as from those who have taken the Tropics as their subject...
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Altes Museum
Hercules or Pugilist

In a special exhibition running from 22 August-15 March 2009 on the subject of ancient pugilism...
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Bode-Museum
A colourful coat for Joseph

The story of Joseph the patriarch and his brothers from the Book of Genesis (37-50) fascinates us...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Discover Europe!

One of the oldest German travel guides, shadow play puppets from Piraeus, pearl tomb decorations...
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Museum Europäischer Kulturen
Kids on the Move

"Kids on the Move" is an exhibition on moving about with small children - a show on the...
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Pergamonmuseum
The Workshop of Phidias

From 31 October 2002, the Pergamon Museum shows in its north wing a selection of 27 objects from...
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Christoph Hönig
Unterwegs in der Sahara

Ethnologisches Museum
Off through the desert!

At the exhibition of the JuniorMuseum children between the age of five and twelve can discover a...
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