Due to circumstances revolving around the COVID-19 virus, our events will not take place until further notice. We will carefully monitor further developments and keep you informed about the continuation of our program.

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Curator, Friedhelm Hütte

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Curator’s Tour
June 18, 2020, 6 pm, October 22, 2020, 6 pm, January 28, 2021, 6 pm

Price: € 9, Reduced: € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop and at the cash desk

Curator Friedhelm Hütte guides you through the exhibitions Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Projects 1963–2020. Ingrid & Thomas Jochheim Collection (June 18, 2020) and Time Present – Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection (October 22, 2020, January 28, 2021).

Photo: © Mario Andreya

Uslar and Rai in front of the book store

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Crime Time - virtually at the PalaisPopulaire

April 23 – On World Book Day, virtually at the PalaisPopulaire! After the great success of our Crime Time last year, Katharina von Uslar & Edgar Rai again present selected books connected with suspense literature in 2020. To read and listen, simply click on the titles—so that you don’t get bored at home. To read and listen, simply click here. 

In cooperation with the Berlin bookstore Uslar & Rai. You can buy the books from their online store

When orders are placed before 3 pm, books that are in stock will be delivered the same day.

Photo: © Uslar & Rai 

Portrait of Mr. Kaernbach

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Literary travels - come along with us!
June 4, 2020, 7 pm

Do you have wanderlust? In need of a vacation? On our website, we present a selection of books that will take you far away, on literary trips to distant climes, so to speak, in time, spatially, and intellectually. You will go on wild adventures, make bold mental leaps, and delve deeply into the secrets of life. And all of this right on your doorstep. That's a promise.

Uslar & Rai Bookstore

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Behind The Scenes
June 11, 2020, 7 pm

Price: € 9 Reduced € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop or at the cash desk.

On June 24, 2020, it will be exactly 25 years since Christo and Jeanne-Claude completely covered the Reichstag in Berlin. Dr. Andreas Kaernbach, curator of the German Bundestag’s Art Collection, accompanied the project for many years. Shortly before Christo's 85th birthday, Kaernbach reports on the political aspects of the work and the ephemerality of the artwork.

Photo: Julia Nowak

 

Portrait of Andrea Thilo

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“Thilo meets …” Guests on the subject of AI
September 24, 2020, 7 pm

Price: € 9, Reduced: € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop and at the cash desk

“Can artificial intelligence be creative?” Moderator Andrea Thilo looks for an answer in conversation with AI experts Holger Volland, author of The Creative Power of Machines, and Dr. Wolfgang Hildesheim, Director Watson, Data Science & Artificial, IBM.

Since the opening of the PalaisPopulaire, Andrea Thilo has been meeting well-known personalities from culture, sports, and society at the PalaisPopulaire to discuss exciting current social issues.

Photo: Felix Zahn

Ursula Rai Bookstore

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The Shortlist—presented by Uslar & Rai
October 8, 2020, 7 pm

Price: € 9 Reduced € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop or at the cash desk.

Who is in the running for the most coveted German Book Prize? Uslar & Rai present the six nominees for the final round of the German Book Prize 2020.

In cooperation with the Berlin bookstore Uslar & Rai

Photo: © Uslar & Rai

 

Portrait Anika Meier

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Photo—picture—art?
A conversation with Anika Meier
October 29, 2020, 7 pm

Price: € 9 Reduced € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop or at the cash desk.

The exhibition Time Present – Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection presents a broad spectrum of international photography. But what about the so-called applied photography? How is the photographic image used today? These questions are answered by cultural scientist and Monopol columnist Anika Meier in an interview.

Photo: Anika Meier

 

Portrait of Mathilde ter Heijne

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Artist’s Talk with Mathilde ter Heijne
November 26, 2020, 7 pm

Price: € 9 Reduced € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop or at the cash desk.

Mathilde ter Heijne is prominently represented in the exhibition Time Present – Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection. Her comprehensive work Unknown Women can be seen directly in the rotunda of the PalaisPopulaire. In a conversation, the artist introduces her work and answers questions from the audience.

Photo: © MashekS

This year´s logo of the Deutsche Buchpreis

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Reading with the winner of the German Book Prize 2020
The date will be announced after the award ceremony in October.

Price: € 9 Reduced € 6
Admission tickets can be purchased at the ticket shop or at the cash desk.

The German Book Prize is one of the most important literature prizes in Germany. The Deutsche Bank Stiftung is the main sponsor of this award. In the fourth quarter of 2020, the winner will read from the award-winning novel and invite all participants to a discussion moderated by Thomas Böhm.

In cooperation with the Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels and the Deutsche Bank Stiftung