Past exhibitions

Iran. Five Millennia of Art and Culture
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst

James-Simon-Galerie
Iran. Five Millennia of Art and Culture

04.12.2021 to 20.03.2022

Ali Kaaf. Ich bin Fremder. Zweifach Fremder, 2021, Installation, bedruckte und gefräste
Aluminium Verbundplatten, gespritzte Holzplatten, Metall, 280 x 580 x 160 cm
© Ali Kaaf / Jörg von Bruchhausen

Pergamonmuseum
Ali Kaaf
I Am a Stranger: Twofold a Stranger

01.12.2021 to 20.02.2022

Gurbet Şarkıları – Songs from Foreign Lands. Music and Belonging between Turkey and Germany (1961–2021)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Museum für Islamische Kunst

Pergamonmuseum
Gurbet Şarkıları – Songs from Foreign Lands
Music and Belonging between Turkey and Germany (1961–2021)

12.11.2021 to 20.02.2022

Children and teenagers drawing in the exhibition, 1970s
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum

Pergamonmuseum
Nebuchadnezzar Under Socialism
The Vorderasiatisches Museum in the GDR

09.11.2021 to 08.01.2023

Scene from the Divan of Hafis, detail, Iran 1655-60
© The Sarikhani Collection, London

Pergamonmuseum
The Garden as a Place of Refuge
Persian Illuminated Manuscripts Meet Berlin-Style Allotment Idyll

30.10.2021 to 20.02.2022

Johann Erdmann Hummel, The Granite Bowl in the Lustgarten in Berlin, detail, 1831, oil on canvas
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / Jörg P. Anders

Alte Nationalgalerie
Magical Reflections – Johann Erdmann Hummel

22.10.2021 to 20.02.2022

Statue of Apollo, Roman marble sculpture from the 2nd century AD with elements added in the 18th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung / Photo: Johannes Laurentius

Altes Museum
Eye Tunes: The Sound of Music in Ancient Greece

26.08.2021 to 03.07.2022

There is a place on earth for everyone. Contemporary Script Art by Hassan Massoudy, exhibition view at the Freiraum in der Box
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Zina Ebden

Pergamonmuseum
There is a place on earth for everyone
Contemporary Script Art by Hassan Massoudy

02.07.2021 to 17.10.2021

Warrior with rapier and shield from Pardia, bronze, Iron Age
© Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari

Neues Museum
Sardinia – Island of Megaliths

01.07.2021 to 03.10.2021

Living Beings That Don’t Happen to Be Human, Exhibition View, Bode-Museum, 2021
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Bode-Museum
Living Beings That Don’t Happen to Be Human

25.05.2021 to 11.10.2021

Upper part of a colossal statue of Tutankhamun or Ay, detail
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung / Sandra Steiß

James-Simon-Galerie
Akhmim
Egypt’s Forgotten City

23.05.2021 to 12.09.2021

Sistren tomb relief
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptische Museum und Papyrussammlung / photo: Sandra Steiß

Neues Museum
Soundscapes: Music in Ancient Egypt

21.05.2021 to 03.07.2022

Alicatado fragment, detail, Spain, 15th century, inv. no. KGM 1896,187
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Johannes Kramer

Pergamonmuseum
Radiance of the Alhambra

25.03.2021 to 20.06.2021

Gerhard Richter’s Birkenau Series at the Alte Nationalgalerie
© SPK / photothek.net / Xander Heinl

Alte Nationalgalerie
Reflections on Painting
Gerhard Richter’s Birkenau Series at the Alte Nationalgalerie

16.03.2021 to 03.10.2021

Marianne Dietz, Greta Thunberg, plaster, 2020, loan
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Münzkabinett, photo: Johannes Kramer

Bode-Museum
From Eve to Greta
Women on Coins and Medallions

27.11.2020 to 06.01.2022

Hundreds of thousands of glazed brick fragments being sorted in the colonnades of the Neues Museum, Berlin, 1927–1928
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum/photographer unknown

Pergamonmuseum
From Fragment to Monument
The Ishtar Gate in Berlin

10.11.2020 to 03.10.2021

Jean Delville, Portrait Madame Stuart Merill - Mysteriosa, Detail, 1892
© Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels / J. Geleyns - Art Photography

Alte Nationalgalerie
Decadence and Dark Dreams
Belgian Symbolism

18.09.2020 to 17.01.2021

The Germanic Tribes. Archaeological Perspectives
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte

James-Simon-Galerie
The Germanic Tribes
Archaeological Perspectives

18.09.2020 to 14.03.2021

Travelling in the Second Cataract region on camelback (Ph. 5894)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Fotoarchiv.

Neues Museum
Photographic Memories – Nubia around 1900

06.03.2020 to 10.01.2021

Bronze jewellery in figure of a ram, bronze, Marzahn, ca. 100 BC
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte / Cl. Klein

Neues Museum
Berlin’s Largest Excavation
Research Area Biesdorf

02.10.2019 to 04.01.2021