Press

Welcome to the Press Room of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

This is where you will find current press releases and press images, as well as the press archive. We have also compiled an overview of upcoming press dates for you. Applications for permissions to film or photograph can be found in the separate section Service, which also contains general information on your visit to SMB museums.
Please be aware: Requests for permission to film, photograph, or record audio for commercial purposes will be processed within 2 weeks.

Applications for recording permission related to press coverage on current events and exhibitions will, however, be processed during this time. Please send applications to the Communication, Press & Sponsoring department, as usual. 

If you would like to be informed continuously about the Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin please register here for our press mailing list. Your personal information will be treated confidentially according to the guidelines of data protection and will not be passed to third parties.

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us directly.

Upcoming press dates

28.07.2016 11:00
Contrast Syria. Photographs by Mohamad Al Roumi | 29.7. – 9.10.2016
Pergamonmuseum

18.08.2016 11:00
Leaving is Entering. Photographs 1961-1968. Bernard Larsson | 19.8.2016 – 8.1.2017
Museum für Fotografie

02.09.2016 11:00
BUSONI. Freiheit für die Tonkunst! | 4.9.2016 – 8.1.2017
Kunstbibliothek

20.09.2016 11:00
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. Hieroglyphics | 23.9.2016 – 26.2.2017
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

23.09.2016 11:00
Romanticism and Modernism. Drawing as an art form – from Caspar David Friedrich to Vincent van Gogh | 24.9.2016 – 15.1.2017
Kupferstichkabinett

12.10.2016 11:00
Surreal Objectivity | 13.10.2016 – 23.4.2017
Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg

20.10.2016 11:00
Canova and the Dance | 21.10.2016 - 22.7.2017
Bode-Museum

Mechtild Kronenberg
Head of Press, Communication, Sponsorship
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3401
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3410
kommunikation[at]smb.spk-berlin.de

Markus Farr
Press officer Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3402
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3409

Fiona Geuß
Press officer Nationalgalerie
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 39 78 34 17
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 39 78 34 13

Marion Warther
Press images
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3404
pressebilder[at]smb.spk-berlin.de

Bernd Rottenburg 
Request for permission to film, photograph, or record audio for commercial purposes
Tel: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3412