Current exhibitions

Mughal school, Emperor Akbar riding his favourite elephant, detail, 1609–1610, opaque watercolour and gold on paper
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Christian Krug

Pergamonmuseum
Elephant Stories
Miniature Paintings from Mughal India

14.06.2019 to 11.08.2019

Caucasian dragon rug from the 16th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Teßmer

Pergamonmuseum
Dream and Trauma
Reopening of the Carpet Rooms in the Museum für Islamische Kunst

27.10.2018 until further notice

On view: Interactive panel on the history of the game of chess between North Africa and Europe
© Marlene Kettner

Pergamonmuseum
Trans-cultural Relations, Global Biographies – Islamic Art?

29.04.2016 until further notice

The image shows a two-storey market gate with columns from the roman time.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung / Johannes Laurentius; CC NC-BY-SA

Pergamonmuseum
Architecture of Antiquity
Market Gate of Miletus

01.01.2000 until further notice

Façade of the caliph’s palace of Mshatta in the Pergamonmuseum
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

Pergamonmuseum
Art of Islamic Cultures

01.01.2000 until further notice