This year, the Akademie der Künste has elected 17 new members, 10 of whom are women, to its artists’ partnership. The elections took place at the 53rd general meeting of the Academy of Arts (10./11.05.) in Berlin. In the meantime, all newly elected members have accepted the election.
Candice Breitz, Katharina Fritsch, Nanne Meyer and Adrian Piper were elected to the Visual Arts Section. Annette Schmucki and Jennifer Walshe have been added to the Music Section. Ulrike Draesner, Thomas Hettche, Robert Menasse, Lothar Trolle and Cécile Wajsbrot are new members of the Literature Section. Herbert Fritsch and Thomas Ostermeier will in future be represented in the Performing Arts Section. The Section Film and Media Art has been represented by Claudia von Alemann, Sławomir Idziak, Paul Plamper and …
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Image caption: Akademie der Künste am Pariser Platz, Lesesaal, Foto: Erik-Jan Ouwerkerk