Exhibitions in Berlin

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Exhibitions in Berlin

An overview of the best current museum, art and photography exhibitions in Berlin's top museums, galleries and event venues.

Current Top-Exhibitions

Sun Rise - Sun Set (3)
© bpk / Nationalgalerie, SMB, Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg / Roman März

Sun Rise - Sun Set

27 February to 25 July 2021

The exhibition "Sun Rise - Sun Set" in the Schinkel Pavillon is dedicated to climate change and brings together contemporary and modern artistic positions that form living organisms. more

Chiharu Shiota: I hope
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Chiharu Shiota: I hope

12 January to 21 March 2021

The installation "I hope" by the Japanese installation and performance artist Chiharu Shiota in Berlin's König Galerie invites visitors to participate. more

Report from Exile – Fotografien von Fred Stein
© DHM/David von Becker

Report from Exile – Photographs by Fred Stein

11 December until 20 June 2021

The exhibition "Report from Exile" by the German-American Jewish photographer traces the artist's career path with around 160 portraits as well as press and street photographs. more

Lars Eidinger
© Ina Schoenenburg/Ostkreuz

Miss You

02 - 16 March 2021

With the exhibition «Miss You», photographers, actors, musicians and other artists want to draw attention to the importance of culture, social contacts and personal conversations. more

Cindy Sherman (1)
© Cindy Sherman; Photo: Ingo Kniest

Cindy Sherman

20 November 2020 to 13 February 2021

Galerie Sprüth Magers is showing ten new, large-format photographs by the American photographic artist Cindy Sherman. more

Berlin Global
© Alexander Schippel

Berlin Global

16 January to 31 August 2021

Interactive city stories at a historical location: The exhibition "Berlin Global" in the Berlin Humboldt Forum illustrates the mutual influences of Berlin and the world. more

Studio Berlin (2)
© Rirkrit Tiravanija

Studio Berlin

From 09 September 2020

In the Berghain premises, including the Panorama Bar, Säule and Hall at Wriezener Bahnhof, Berlin studios present their contemporary productions. more

© Körperwelten Berlin

Body Worlds museum – Discover the human body!

Experience an exciting journey under the skin. The Body Worlds museum presents more than 200 unique plastinates and gives insights into the highly complex structures of the human body. more

Germanen. Eine archäologische Bestandsaufnahme (3)
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The Germanic Tribes

18 September 2020 to 21 March 2021

In the exhibition «The Germanic Tribes. A Critical Look» in the James Simon Gallery compares the public image of the Teutons with the current state of research. more

Berlin, 1945–2000: A Photographic Subject (2)
© Miron Zownir

Berlin, 1945–2000: A Photographic Subject

September 18, 2020 to 30 May 2021

The photo exhibition "Berlin, 1945-2000: A Photographic Subject" shows over 200 works by artists who photographed Berlin between the postwar years and the end of the 20th century. more

Magicum Berlin
© Ciro Marchetti

Magicum, Berlin Magic Museum - unique, interactive, magical!

Gods, angels, magicians, alchemists, sorcery and illusions - the mysterious world of the inexplicable. Make water dance, discover magical thinking, play the game of illusions, leave logic at our doorstep, come in and delve into the world of magic and fascinating alternate realities and and and… more

Jüdische Geschichte und Gegenwart in Deutschland (4)
© Yves Sucksdorff

Jewish Life in Germany: Past and Present

Permanent exhibition

The new permanent exhibition in the Libeskind Building of the Jewish Museum Berlin informs about the history of the Jews in Germany from the Middle Ages to the present on 3500 square meters. more

Dalí Berlin
© Dalí Berlin Ausstellungsbetriebs-GmbH

Dalí - The Exhibition at Potsdamer Platz

Offers with more than 450 exhibits the most comprehensive insight into Dalí’s mastery of almost all artistic techniques right in the pulsating heart of Berlin. more

Chaos & Aufbruch: Berlin 1920 - 2020 (2)
© Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

Chaos & Renewal: Berlin 1920 - 2020

26 August 2020 to 30 May 2021

The central exhibition «Chaos & Renewal: Berlin 1920 - 2020» at the Märkisches Museum commemorates the creation of Greater Berlin 100 years ago. more

Imprisoned in Hohenschönhausen
© Gedenkstätte Berlin-Hohenschönhausen

Imprisoned in Hohenschönhausen


The permanent exhibition "Testimonies of political persecution 1945-1989" provides vivid impressions of the experiences of former political prisoners in the Stasi remand prison in Berlin-Hohenschönhausen. more

Upcoming Exhibitions

Yayoi Kusama (2)
© Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama

19 March to 01 August 2021

Yayoi Kusama is the superstar of contemporary art in Japan. In 2021, the Gropius Bau dedicates the first comprehensive retrospective in Germany to the artist. more

Pablo Picasso - Les Femmes d’Alger (2)
© Musée du Louvre, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Harry Bréjat

Pablo Picasso. Les Femmes d’Alger

07 May - 08 August 2021

The Berggruen Museum is showing a series of fifteen oil paintings by Picasso in response to the famous portrayal of Eugène Delacroix's «The Women of Algiers». more


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