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 the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

Please note: We regret that in the period from 12 December 2018 to 15 January 2019 we are unable to issue permits for any filming, photography, or audio recording that is NOT INTENDED FOR USE IN CURRENT PRESS COVERAGE on current exhibitions or events at our museums. We kindly ask that you take this into account when planning your shoots in our museums. We apologise for any inconvenience.

For further information concerning the press images or the copyright please contact . For any other form of image use (for advertising or commercial purposes or in scholarly publications) please contact the photo agency bpk, the Berlin picture agency dedicated to art, culture, and history.

If you would like to be informed continuously about the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin please register 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

14.12.2018 11:00
Press conference | Local Histories | 15.12.2018 – 29.9.2019
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

27.02.2019 16:00
Press preview | The Cultural Landscape of Syria. Conserving and Archiving in Times of War | 28.2. – 26.5.2019
Pergamonmuseum

28.02.2019 10:00
Press conference | Mantegna and Bellini. Masters of the Renaissance | 1.3. – 30.6.2019
Gemäldegalerie

21.03.2019 11:00
Press preview| Rococo Worlds. New presentation of the porcelain and faience collection | from 22.3.2019
Kunstgewerbemuseum

27.03.2019 11:00
Press conference | Jack Whitten. Jack’s Jacks | 29.3. – 1.9.2019
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

12.04.2019 11:00
Press preview | In the Best of Company. Selected Acquisitions 2009 – 2019 | 13.4. – 4.8.2019
Kupferstichkabinett

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 3410 

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

Johanna Köhler
Press officer Dahlem
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 26 64 26 84 8
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 26 64 26 80 4
presse[at]smb.spk-berlin.de

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

Konstanze Hausstätter
Permission for commercial purposes (film, photograph, or record audio request)
Tel: +49 (0)30 / 266 42 3412
kommunikation[at]smb.spk-berlin.de