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 21 July to 15 August 2018 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 apologize for any inconvenience and kindly ask that you take this into account when planning your shoots in our museums. Thank you.

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

23.08.2018 11:00
Press preview | Drawings from the Rembrandt School | 24.8. – 18.11.2018
Kupferstichkabinett

30.08.2018 10:30
Advance press conference | Mantegna and Bellini. Masters of the Renaissance | 1.3. – 30.6.2019
Gemäldegalerie

19.09.2018 11:00
Press preview | The ABC of traveling. 150 years of Kunstbibliothek | 20.9.2018 – 6.1.2019
Kunstbibliothek

20.09.2018 11:00
Press conference | Restless Times. Archaeology in Germany | 21.9.2018 – 6.1.2019
Gropius Bau

25.09.2018 11:00
Press conference | Agnieszka Polska: The Demon’s Brain | 27.9.2018 – 3.3.2019
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

26.09.2018 11:00
Press talk | Wedding Dreams | 28.9.2018 – 28.7.2019
Museum Europäischer Kulturen

10.10.2018 11:00
Pressevorbesichtigung | Die Wiedergeburt der Henriette von Carlowitz. Ein Gemälde von Anton Graff wird restauriert | 11.10.2018 – 6.1.2019
Alte Nationalgalerie

11.10.2018 11:00
Press conference | Painter. Mentor. Magician. Otto Mueller and his Network in Wrocław | 12.10.2018 – 3.3.2019
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

12.10.2018 11:00
Press preview | Bijoux Bijoux! Costume Jewelry from Chanel to Dior | 13.10.2018 – 27.1.2019
Kunstgewerbemuseum

25.10.2018 11:00
Press conference | Max Beckmann. The Barbara Göpel Bequest | 26.10.2018 – 13.1.2019
Kulturforum

31.10.2018 11:00
Pressekonferenz | Der Elefant im Raum. Skulpturen aus der Sammlung Marx | 1.11.2018 – 20.10.2019
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

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