Gallery Weekend Berlin

Gallery Weekend Berlin

30 April - 2 May 2021

The Gallery Weekend Berlin is one of the leading events for contemporary art in Germany and attracts art fans and collectors from all over the world.

  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (3)© Natalie Ball, Half Gallery
    Natalie Ball: Bang Bang
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (1)© Matthias Bildstein
    Ashley Hans Scheirl: Glamour
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (2)© Jacqueline Trichard
    Rebecca Horn: Bees Planetary Map
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (8)© Stefan Korte
    Ambera Wellmann, Kraupa-Tuskany Zeidler, Gallery Weekend Berlin 2020
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (7)© Isa Melsheimer, Foto: Andrea Rossetti
    Isa Melsheimer: Nr. 473, Courtesy the artist and Esther Schipper
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (3)© Julie Mehretu
    Julie Mehretu: Second Seal (R 6:3). Courtesy Borch Gallery & Editions, Copenhagen/Berlin
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021 (5)© Ella Littwitz
    Ella Littwitz: The Sword in the Stone. Courtesy the artist and alexander levy

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Each year, Berlin at the Gallery Weekend Berlin becomes a hotspot for art fans and collectors. For three days around 50 galleries throughout Berlin open their doors. Beside well-known galleries many new and experimental working galleries participate in the event. The presented artists are well selected, all focusing on contemporary art.

Corona: Test and appointment requirement

According to the current regulations to combat the Corona pandemic, visitors must present a current negative Corona test to visit galleries. In addition, an appointment for the visit must be made in advance.

Leading event for contemporary art

Started in 2004 as a private initiative of Berlin galleries, the event has established itself as a leading German art event for contemporary art. On the Gallery Weekend up to 20,000 visitors from all over the world come to Berlin to experience the capital's creative scene. The Gallery Weekend especially attracts art collectors from Russia, China and the U.S.

Live Tours: Digital Tours for Gallery Weekend 2021

On 1 and 2 May, art fans can also join the Gallery Weekend online. A total of nine live tours are planned. Participation is possible via Zoom. Each tour will visit five of the participating galleries. The galleries also present their respective exhibitions online on their websites or social media platforms.
Opening Hours
Friday from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 7 pm
Useful hints
All participating galleries are listed at the official Gallery Weekend Berlin website.
Official Gallery Weekend Berlin Website (in English)

Photo Galleries:

  • Gallery Weekend 2020 (1)© dpa
    Gallery Weekend 2020
  • Gallery Weekend 2019© dpa
    Gallery Weekend 2019
  • Gallery Weekend 2018 - Rebecca Ackroyd© dpa
    Gallery Weekend 2018
  • Galerie Blain Southern© dpa
    Gallery Weekend 2017
  • Gallery Weekend Berlin© dpa
    Gallery Weekend 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

| Last edited: 27. April 2021