Berlin Art Week

Berlin Art Week

15 to 19 September 2021

The Berlin Art Week is a great opportunity for art enthusiasts to discover and discuss the works of international and local artists exhibited in hundreds of galleries.

  • Berlin Art Week: Fabian Knecht© Alexander Levy
    Akademie der Künste, Fabian Knecht, Isolation (52°33’44.1”N 14°03’12.8”E)
  • Berlin Art Week 2019 (2)© dpa
  • Berlin Art Week: Statista© Victoria Tomaschko
    Statista, Haus der Statistik, Sign Allesandersplatz (2019)
  • Berlinische Galerie - Berlin Art Week© dpa
    In the Berlinische Galerie, a woman looks at pictures from the series "A Visualization of the Threat" by the artist "Nemes", which shows blurred photographs of trucks (2018).
  • Berlin Art Week 2017© dpa
    Bronze sculptures by Hannes Helmke are on display at the "Positions Berlin Art Fair 2017" on 14.09.2017 in the Arena in Berlin.
  • Berlin Art Week 2017© dpa
    On 13.09.2017 in Berlin, a woman photographs a work of art by the artist Hans Weigand during the final preparations for ArtBerlin.

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For five days in September, art lovers from all over the world gather in Berlin for the Art Week. The Berlin Art Week combines several events that take place every September, for instance the two art fairs "art berlin" and "Positions Berlin". Furthermore, a number of Berlin-based institutions for contemporary art use the opportunity to collaborate with many artists and galleries for a series of events, promoting the city as a place for making, celebrating and discussing art.

Berlin Art Week - Stamping Ground for the International Art Scene

Major events of the Berlin Art Week such as opening receptions, talks, performances and art installations offer collectors, gallerists, media representatives, international guests and of course artists the opportunity to meet. At discussions, artists, collectors, gallery owners, curators and art enthusiasts from all over the world debate the latest artistic positions, adding yet another dimension to the Berlin Art week.

Participating Galleries and Venues

Among the participating venues are Tempelhof Airport, Postbahnhof at Ostbahnhof, Akademie der Künste, ESMT European School of Management and Technology, C/O Berlin, Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Haus am Waldsee, HAU Hebbel am Ufer, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, me Collecetors Room, Nationalgalerie, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.), Neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst (nGbK), Schering Stifitung, and Schinkel Pavillon.
Opening Hours
15 to 19 September 2021
Useful hints
Events and exhibitions take place at various venues in Berlin. See website for details.
Official Berlin Art Week Website (in English)

Photo Galleries (in German):

  • Berlin Art Week 2020 (6)© dpa
    Berlin Art Week 2020
  • Berlin Art Week 2019 (2)© dpa
    Berlin Art Week 2019
  • Rebecca Horn - Berlin Art Week 2018© dpa
    Berlin Art Week 2018
  • Berlin Art Week 2017© dpa
    Berlin Art Week 2017
  • Berlin Art Week - Berliner Liste© dpa
    Berlin Art Week 2015
Yayoi Kusama (1)
© dpa

Exhibitions in Berlin

See the best museum, art and photography exhibitions in Berlin's top museums, galleries and event venues. more

Source: BerlinOnline/Kulturprojekte Berlin/Berlin Art Week

| Last edited: 1. October 2020