Trade Fairs: Art and Literature

Art and Literature Fairs

From books and comics to contemporary design and painting to arts and crafts: Art fairs and literary fairs offer visitors an overview of new publications, artistic trends and current publishing programs. The most important art fairs and literature fairs in Berlin with dates, descriptions and directions.
Paper Positions
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Paper Positions

April 27-30, 2023

Selected international galleries present their most important positions from contemporary and modern art at Paper positions, with a focus on the material paper. more

Positions Berlin Art Fair (2)
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Positions Berlin Art Fair

September 14-17, 2023

The Positions Berlin Art Fair takes place in Hangars 5 and 6 of the former Tempelhof Airport. Here, new as well as established contemporary works are presented next to works of classical modernism. more

Haus der Kulturen der Welt
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Miss Read

September 22-24, 2023

More than 200 publishers and art magazines present themselves at this art book fair in the Haus der Kulturen der Welt. The fair is open to all visitors. more

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Bazaar Berlin

November 8-12, 2023

Manufacturers and traders from 55 countries present their crafts, designs and natural products at this international sales fair. more

Kunsthandwerk (1)
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Zeughausmesse - Decorative Arts Fair

November 16 - 19, 2023

The Zeughausmesse is one of the leading fairs for applied contemporary art. It provides artists and designers with the opportunity to present and sell their work to design connoisseurs. more

German Comic Con
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German Comic Con Berlin

Next date not known yet

The German Comic Con is a comic convention based on the American model. Visitors can meet authors and cartoonists, buy books from different publishing houses and get autographs from movie stars. more

Leipziger Buchmesse
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Artbook Berlin

Next date not yet announced

At this visitors' fair in Berlin-Kreuzberg, book artists and publishers present their newest publications and editions. more