Press Material

Welcome to Bundeskunsthalle’s online press office. You will find most of our press material available here, including the latest press releases and images. Do feel free to contact us if you have any further enquiries.

Images of Bundeskunsthalle’s architecture and exhibitions are available to download by registered users. You don't have a password? Please send an e-mail to Sven Bergmann.

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  • Press Officer
  • Sven Bergmann
  • T +49 228 9171–205
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Future exhibitions
at Bundeskunsthalle 2020

Future exhibitions 2020

California Dreams
San Francisco – a Portrait

12 September 2019 to 12 January 2020
Media conference: Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 11 a.m.

Invitation to a media conference
Press release
Poster download
Press photos

Federal Prize for Art Students

24th Federal Competition of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
18 October 2019 to 5 January 2020
Media conference: Thursday, 17 October 2019, 11 a.m.

Poster download
Press photos
Invitation to a media talk
Media information

Martin Kippenberger in front of a wall painting by Günther Förg, Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne 1985 © Photo: Estate Günther Förg, Suisse / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019, Courtesy the Estate of Martin Kippenberger, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne

Martin Kippenberger
Bitteschön Dankeschön
A Retrospective

1 November 2019 to 16 February 2020
Media conference: Thursday, 31 October, 2019, 11 a.m.

Invitation to a media conference
Poster download
Press release
Press photos

Karl Josef Stieler, Beethoven mit dem Manuskript der Missa solemnis, , Ausschnitt, 1820, Beethoven-Haus Bonn © Beethoven-Haus Bonn

Beethoven
World.Citizen.Music

17 December 2019 to 26 April 2020
Media conference: Friday, 13 December 2019, 11 a.m.

Invitation to a media conference
Media information
Poster download

Duane Hanson, Two Workers (detail), 1993, Axel Thünker (photograph), Stiftung Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019

We Capitalists
From Zero to Turbo

13 March to 12 July 2020

Press photos

Carsten Kalaschnikow, Arap Kizi Camdan Bakiyor, The black girl looks out of the window, 2018-2019, Photo series

Fragments from Now
For an unfinished Future

20 March to 3 May 2020
An exhibition of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Press photos

Julius von Bismarck, Thank You Firefighters (detail), 2019/2020, Video still, Courtesy the artist; Alexander Levy, Berlin; Sies+Höke, Düsseldorf and Marlborough Gallery, London/New York © The Artist/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019

Julius von Bismarck
Fire with Fire

27 March to 30 August 2020

Press photos

Christian Falsnaes, Force. Installation view (detail), Kunstmuseen Krefeld – Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, 2018, Photo: Volker Döhne

State of the Arts
Video ∙ Installation ∙ Performance

17 April to 28 June 2020

Press photos

Exhibition view Double Lives. Visual Artists Making Music (detail), 23 Jun.–11 Nov. 2018, mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, photo: Klaus Pichler © mumok

Double Lives
Visual Artists Making Music

19 June to 4 October 2020

Press photos

Max Klinger, Beethoven (detail) 1902, Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig © bpk|Bertram Kober (Punctum Leipzig)

Max Klinger

4 September 2020 to 3 January 2021

Press photos

The Horsemen of the Apocalypse above Jerusalem, from Niederrheinische Historienbibel, c. 1457–1460, Department of Manuscripts, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz © bpk/Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin/Ruth Schacht

Jerusalem

27 November 2020 to 28 March 2021

Press photos

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Illustrations
  1. Martin Kippenberger in front of a wall painting by Günther Förg, Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne 1985© Photo: Estate Günther Förg, Suisse / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019 Courtesy the Estate of Martin Kippenberger, Galerie Gisela Capitain, CologneMartin Kippenberger in front of a wall painting by Günther Förg, Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne 1985 © Photo: Estate Günther Förg, Suisse / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019, Courtesy the Estate of Martin Kippenberger, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
  2. Karl Josef Stieler, Beethoven mit dem Manuskript der Missa solemnis, Ausschnitt, 1820, Beethoven-Haus Bonn© Beethoven-Haus BonnKarl Josef Stieler, Beethoven mit dem Manuskript der Missa solemnis, , Ausschnitt, 1820, Beethoven-Haus Bonn © Beethoven-Haus Bonn
  3. Design © Janusch Lorenz
  4. Composing © Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland GmbH
  5. Duane Hanson, Two Workers (detail), 1993, Axel Thünker (photograph), Stiftung Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019Duane Hanson, Two Workers (detail), 1993, Axel Thünker (photograph), Stiftung Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019
  6. Carsten Kalaschnikow, Arap Kizi Camdan Bakiyor, The black girl looks out of the window, 2018-2019, Photo seriesCarsten Kalaschnikow, Arap Kizi Camdan Bakiyor, The black girl looks out of the window, 2018-2019, Photo series
  7. Julius von Bismarck, Thank You Firefighters (detail), 2019/2020, Video still, Courtesy the artist; Alexander Levy, Berlin; Sies+Höke, Düsseldorf and Marlborough Gallery, London/New York © The Artist/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019Julius von Bismarck, Thank You Firefighters (detail), 2019/2020, Video still, Courtesy the artist; Alexander Levy, Berlin; Sies+Höke, Düsseldorf and Marlborough Gallery, London/New York © The Artist/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019
  8. Christian Falsnaes, Force. Installation view (detail), Kunstmuseen Krefeld – Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, 2018, Photo: Volker DöhneChristian Falsnaes, Force. Installation view (detail), Kunstmuseen Krefeld – Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, 2018, Photo: Volker Döhne
  9. Exhibition view Double Lives. Visual Artists Making Music (detail), 23 Jun.–11 Nov. 2018, mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, photo: Klaus Pichler © mumokExhibition view Double Lives. Visual Artists Making Music (detail), 23 Jun.–11 Nov. 2018, mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, photo: Klaus Pichler © mumok
  10. Max Klinger, Beethoven (detail) 1902, Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig © bpk|Bertram Kober (Punctum Leipzig)Max Klinger, Beethoven (detail) 1902, Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig © bpk|Bertram Kober (Punctum Leipzig)
  11. View to Jerusalem old city. IsraelThe Horsemen of the Apocalypse above Jerusalem, from Niederrheinische Historienbibel, c. 1457–1460, Department of Manuscripts, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz © bpk/Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin/Ruth SchachtThe Horsemen of the Apocalypse above Jerusalem, from Niederrheinische Historienbibel, c. 1457–1460, Department of Manuscripts, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz © bpk/Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin/Ruth Schacht

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