ART GAL­LERIES

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Akademie der Kün­ste Hanseat­en­weg

The Ber­lin art academy’s long and pres­ti­gious his­tory dates back to 1696. To­day, this is an im­por­tant ex­hi­bi­tion space, hous­ing one of the most com­pre­hen­sive in­ter­dis­ci­pli­nary ar­chives of 20th- cen­tury art. To 7 Jun: Kunst für Alle presents a col­lage of po­lit­i­cal art since the 1960s. Open Tue– Sun 11am–7pm. €6/4 (Free en­try Tue 3-7pm). www.adk.de. Hanseat­en­weg 10. T: 030.200572000. S Belle­vue, U Hansaplatz. C3

Akademie der Kün­ste Pariser Platz

The Pariser Platz branch of Ber­lin’s art academy, hous­ing an im­por­tant ex­hi­bi­tion space and an ex­ten­sive ar­chive. Open daily 11am–7pm. € 6/4. www.adk.de. Pariser Platz 4. T: 030.200571000. S+U Bran­den­burger Tor. E3

Alte Nationalgalerie

A splen­dorous col­lec­tion of 19th- cen­tury art. Ger­man artists, such as the ro­man­tics Cas­par David Friedrich, Schinkel, and Blechen are well rep­re­sented, while the sec­ond floor fea­tures French im­pres­sion­ists, in­clud­ing Monet, De­gas, Renoir, and Cezanne. To 20 Sep: Im­pres­sion­ism– Ex­pres­sion­ism: Turn­ing Point in Art. The ex­hi­bi­tion traces the similarities and dif­fer­ences be­tween the two move­ments and ex­am­ines their en­dur­ing pop­u­lar­ity. Open Tue– Fri 10am– 6pm (un­til 8pm on Thu), Sat & Sun 10am– 6pm. With ex­hi­bi­tion €12/6, €10/5 mu­seum only. www.smb.mu­seum. Bode­str. 1– 3. T: 030.266424242. U Friedrich­straße, S Hack­escher Markt. E3

Bode Mu­seum

An ex­ten­sive col­lec­tion of Old Masters’ paint­ings, a sec­tion ded­i­cated to an­cient coins, and many works of Ro­man and Byzan­tine art adorn the im­pres­sive in­te­rior of the Bode Mu­seum, built by Ernst von Ihne in 1904. To 7 Sep: The Ber­lin Sculp­ture and Paint­ings Col­lec­tions 70 Years Af­ter World War II com­mem­o­rates the 70th an­niver­sary of the end of WWII and the loss of nu­mer­ous works art in the two fires that oc­curred in the Friedrich­hain bunker. To 13 Sep: ONE GOD– Abra­ham’s Le­gacy on the Nile takes a closer look at Jews, Chris­tians, and Mus­lims in Egypt from an­tiq­uity to the Mid­dle Ages. Open Tue– Fri 10am– 6pm (un­til 8pm on Thu), Sat & Sun 10am– 6pm. €8/4. www.smb.mu­seum. Am Kupfer­graben. T: 030.266424242. U Friedrich­straße, S Hack­escher Markt. E3

Bröhan-Mu­seum

Start­ing in 1966, col­lec­tor Karl Bröhan amassed hun­dreds of Art Nou­veau and Art Deco ob­jects and var­i­ous paint­ings from the Ber­lin Se­ces­sion­ist move­ment. Browse through pieces of fur­ni­ture, house­wares, ce­ram­ics, and glass­ware from this fas­ci­nat­ing artis­tic pe­riod. Open Tue–Sun 10am– 6pm. www.broe­han-mu­seum.de. Schloßstr. 1a. T: 030.32690600. U So­phie- Char­lotte- Platz. A3

Brücke Mu­seum

Founded in Dres­den in 1905, the Die Brücke move­ment drew in­spi­ra­tion from prim­i­tive art and ex­pressed ex­treme emo­tion and po­lit­i­cal op­po­si­tion through lively, ex­ag­ger­ated color. This

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