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KW Institute for Contemporary Art

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6 Jun 2018
“Contemporary Art”
29 Jul 2017
“Fascinating but not for everyone”
KW Institute for Contemporary Art is a place for the production and presentation of contemporary art, where the pressing questions of our time can be openly formulated and discussed. It is a center for the introduction of recent developments in...more
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Auguststr. 69, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2434590
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

I have been a few times and normally hit it up every time I'm in Berlin. As an art lover and avid independent gallery enthusiast I've enjoyed myself every time I've been. Obviously not for everyone and wouldn't recommend it to people who claim to...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Some reviews here suggest this museum is full of crap pretending to be intellectually provocative Art. If only! No, the crap is thinly spread across three largely empty white and brick spaces. Save your money.

Thank Pepperwell
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

After researching into the cities art galleries and this being highly regarded I made sure we visited, a huge mistake. I don’t mind paying for museums or galleries if they’re worth it. This was not worth the entrance fee let alone the walk. Set in...More

Thank Rtharvey
Reviewed 23 November 2017

What a sad joke. A grand building with so much potential, and what have they got? A multitude of large rooms, some with a single blue square on one wall, some with nothing. Maybe a few lumps of clay on the floor or some ordinary...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

poorly managed and just not that interesting I visited when it was free entry, I would have been hugely disappointed had I paid EUR 8

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The space was wide and clean allowing each piece/pieces of work to make a statement in the room. The short films were quite interesting, especially those that provided audio headsets. I found it to be a nice experience, my friend however didn't quite get it.

Thank Chloe S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Good and interesting selection of artists with a nice floorplan and courtyard. Free entry on Thursday evenings and not crowded. Loved it!

Thank HazelinaOh
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Should check what exhibitions are up because in my case it was really weak. Art is sure subjective thing but one certanly can say if an effort has been made. Great space though.

Thank vytenisvv
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This gallery is a 'must see' IMO. Great area, fantastic space (I believe it was an old margarine factory) and beautiful, well thought out exhibitions. A wonderful place to visit...

1  Thank cheapsuitserenader
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family during the biennial. We have come to Berlin for this reason. This gallery is an excellent space and lends itself perfectly to biennial style exhibitions. Well informed staff. And good cafe restaurant on site.

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The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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