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.

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

24.10.2019 18:00
Press preview | Hansjörg Mayer. Typoems and artist books | 25.10.2019 – 12.1.2020

25.10.2019 11:00
Press preview | Lawrence Abu Hamdan. The Voice Before the Law | 26.10.2019 – 9.2.2020
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

06.11.2019 16:00
Press preview | Capturing Iran's Past. Fotokunst – Photo Art – هنر عکاسی |
7.11.2019 – 26.1.2020


29.11.2019 11:00
Press conference | Helmut Newton Stiftung | Body Performance | 30.11.2019 – 10.5.2020
Museum für Fotografie

05.12.2019 11:00
Splatters of Life – Signs of Death. The 90th Anniversary of Horst Janssen’s Birth
Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg

11.12.2019 11:00
Press preview | Raffael in Berlin. The Madonnas of the Gemäldegalerie | 13.12.2019 – 26.4.2020

Mechtild Kronenberg
Head of Press, Communication, Sponsorship
Phone: +49 30 266423401
Fax: +49 30 266423410
E-Mail: kommunikation[at]

Markus Farr
Press officer Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Phone: +49 30 266423402
Fax: +49 30 266423410 

Fiona Geuß
Press officer Nationalgalerie
Phone: +49 30 39783417
Fax: +49 30 39783413

Timo Weißberg
Press officer Dahlem
Phone: +49 30 266426803
Fax: +49 30 266426804
E-Mail: presse[at]

Marion Warther
Press images
Phone: +49 30 266423404
E-Mail: pressebilder[at]

Konstanze Hausstätter
Permission for commercial purposes (film, photograph, or record audio request)
Phone: +49 30 266423412
E-Mail: kommunikation[at]