Current exhibitions

The Umayyad Mosque of Damascus, overlooking the sea of houses of the historic Old City, the entirety of which is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
© Issam Hajjar, 2007

Pergamonmuseum
Cultural Landscape Syria
Preservation and Archiving in Times of War

28.02.2019 to 26.05.2019

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

Lime vessel as a human figure, Colombia, 500-700 CE
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss, digitale Reproduktion: Jester Blank GbR

Museumsinsel Berlin
Humboldt Forum Highlights

23.10.2018 to 26.05.2019

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

01.01.2000 until further notice

On view is: Fassade des Kalifenpalast Mschatta, bei Amman / Jordanien, 743–44
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Kramer

Pergamonmuseum
Art of Islamic Cultures

01.01.2000 until further notice

Schreitender Löwe von der Prozessionsstraße, Babylon, Zeit König Nebukadnezars II., 604–562 v. Chr.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum / Olaf M. Teßmer

Pergamonmuseum
Ancient Near Eastern Cultures

01.01.2000 until further notice