KW – Institute for Contemporary Art

KW – Institute for Contemporary Art

Address Auguststr. 69, Berlin

Current gallery exhibitions

All events

Venue description

The KW - Institute for Contemporary Art is a laboratory, that participates in the development of national and international contemporary art through exhibitions, events, cooperations with artists and other institutions, as well as commissions. The KW was founded in the 1990s by Klaus Biesenbach, alongside with a group of young art enthusiasts and opened in the premises of a former margarine factory, in Berlin-Mitte. The fast development of the KW into an international centre of contemporary art mostly happened due to its unique location and building, as well as its artistic program and its many collaborations with other international institutions. Especially its close connection to the P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center in New York helped the KW in its growth and reputation. In 1997 the KW founded the Berlin Biennale for contemporary art that took place for the eleventh time in 2020.

Transportation

Tell us the street or nearest stop from where you would like to get to the venue.

Similar venues

Katharina Maria Raab
Edizioni Conz
Fluentum
Julia Stoscheck Collection
Collection Regard
Boros Collection
Dittrich & Schlechtriem
Another Vacant Space.
Galerie Rolando Anselmi
Luisa Catucci Gallery
Wriezener Karree 15
Galerie Kai Dikhas

© 2022 GoOut, s.r.o., Czechia