Martin-Gropius-Bau hosts exhibitions of everything from traditional collections to the work of contemporary art stars: its summer 2010 programme includes major shows by Frida Kahlo and Olafur Eliasson.
Niederkirchnerstraße 7, 10963 Berlin
Ai Weiwei's 'Evidence' at the Martin-Gropius-Bau is now officially open! Whether or not he actually comes to Berlin is yet to be seen, his presence can be felt all over the exhibition. Here's what to expect.
Apr 3, 2014 1 Comments
Evidence, a massive solo exhibition by Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei, comes to the Martin-Gropius-Bau with a vernissage on Apr 2 and general opening Apr 3. There’s no shortage of hype... but who exactly are we talking about?
Apr 2, 2014 1 Comments
LAST CHANCE. Pharmaceutical giant Bayer boasts a sparkling collection of modern art – is it enough to shine up their less-than-gleaming image? Check out this roll-call of artistic innovation and decide for yourself before June 9.
Jun 7, 2013
There's only one month left of summer, so if you haven't seen the two mosted talked exhibitions of the season, it's time to make your dates. Photography is the medium of choice. Read our review of Diane Arbus here.
Jul 31, 2012
INTERVIEW. Feminist figurehead Judy Chicago is best known for her work “The Dinner Party” which visually provided a place at the table for pussy. Check out the feminist icon at the huge Pacific Standard Time exhibition at Martin-Gropius-Bau.
Apr 11, 2012
An exhibition in Martin-Gropius-Bau goes some way toward penetrating the myth of the man who helped design Beijing’s National Stadium and publicly criticised China’s ruling Communist party in the same breath.
Nov 21, 2011
Head to the Martin-Gropius-Bau and you will see why Katsushika Hokusai is rated among the world’s most important artists.The exhibition of the master's work ends Oct 24. Go!
Oct 17, 2011
As the Berlin Year of Science comes to an end, the immense Weltwissen exhibition attempts to track 300 years of scientific progress and asks, “Where are we now?”
Dec 7, 2010
OUR PICK: Olafur Eliasson's show comprises a city-wide web of installations: at Martin-Gropius-Bau, there are rooms of coloured "fog", a hall of mirrors and an electrical storm performed by a dancing hosepipe.
Jul 19, 2010 4 Comments
OUR PICK: The Ismaili Muslims' spiritual leader is displaying 200 pieces from his private collection - one of the world's oldest and most valuable collections of Islamic art - for the first time ever.
May 7, 2010 1 Comments