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View into the model hall
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gipsformerei / Jürgen Hohmuth, Zeitort

200th Anniversary of the Gipsformerei: Open House on 8 December 2019


Heinrich Leberecht Fleischers Exemplar der Breslauer Edition von Tausendundeiner Nacht, Breslau 1842, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Orientabteilung
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz

"Travelling Stories", an Exhibition at the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin in Collaboration with the Kunstbibliothek


Panorama PERGAMON mit Blick von oberster Besucherplattform auf das Theater und die Akropolis
© asisi / Tom Schulze

German Design Award for "PERGAMON. Masterpieces from the Ancient Metropolis with a 360° Panorama by Yadegar Asisi"


Hermann Parzinger (third from the left), President of the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz and Khaled Galal Abdelhamid, Embassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt (second from the left), signing the agreement in the presence of Friederike Seyfried, Director of the Ägyptischen Museums und Papyrussammlung (fourth from the left)
© Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz / Birgit Jöbstl

Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussamlung: Partner of the New Akhenaten Museum in Egypt


Large plate, Valencia, Spain, first half of the 16th c., lusterware with inscriptions in cobalt blue (left), and bowl with knight illustration, Iran, 13th c. (right), Ludwig Collection
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Fischer

First Loans from the Long-Term Collaboration with the Peter and Irene Ludwig Foundation Go on Display


Michael Eissenhauer, Director of the Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst /
Director General of the Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Anikka Bauer

Director’s Choice: Michael Eissenhauer’s Personal Highlights at the Bode-Museum


Book Sale, on 30 November / 1 December 2019, at the Kulturforum
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Book Sale, on 30 November and 1 December 2019, at the Kulturforum


Unvergleichlich: Kunst aus Afrika im Bode-Museum, Ausstellungsansicht
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

Closing Event on 22 November for "Beyond Compare: Art from Africa in the Bode-Museum"


The Museum of the 20th Century will be built next to the Neue Nationalgalerie (left) on Potsdamer Straße.
© Herzog & de Meuron

The Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts Is Coming


"Motion Detector Nr. 14: 30 Years Fall of the Wall – Advent tear-off ´89": Tear-Off Advent for Bär-LIN '89, A Schmiddem, Hauschildt, Schmiddem Production, PropagandaDesign Wuppertal, 1989
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen / Christian Krug

Motion Detector No. 14: 30 Years Fall of the Wall – Advent tear-off ´89


Willi Döring: James Simon at His Desk in His Study (1901)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gemäldegalerie / Volker-H. Schneider

Book Presentation: James Simon: Briefe an Wilhelm von Bode 1885 – 1927 in the James-Simon-Galerie


László Moholy-Nagy, 14 Bauhausbücher Titel Andruck, 1928
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstbibliothek

Pop-Up Exhibition and a Lecture about the Bauhausbücher on 16 December 2019