Welcome to the Akademie der Künste Press Room. Here, you can find press releases and statements on cultural policy issues, as well as information on the Akademie and the Akademie’s Archive. The Press Room also provides press releases on and photos of current exhibitions, events, and publications, as well as details of our press services including, e.g. how to reserve press tickets, subscribe to our press mailing list, or submit photography or filming enquires.

Press tickets for the exhibition "John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite": Journalists with a valid press card are requested to book a free time slot ticket online at and to show their press card at the entrance without being asked.

Press Releases

30 June 2020

60 years of the Käthe Kollwitz Prize of the Akademie der Künste
Detailed documentation on all prize winners now available online at   more

15 June 2020

CONTINENT – In Search of Europe
An exhibition by OSTKREUZ – Agentur der Fotografen and Akademie der Künste   more

27 May 2020

On Tuesday, 2 June 2020, the Akademie der Künste opens its Exhibition John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite   more

All press releases



CONTINENT – In Search of Europe
An exhibition by OSTKREUZ – Agency of Photographers and Akademie der Künste

2 October 2020 – 10 January 2021


John Heartfield – Photography plus Dynamite

2 June 2020 – 23 August 2020

Akademie der Künste
Picture Cellar

3 October 2018 – 31 December 2020