The Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art is organized by KUNST-WERKE BERLIN e. V. The Berlin Biennale is funded by the Kulturstiftung des Bundes (German Federal Cultural Foundation). The Kulturstiftung des Bundes is funded by the Beauftragte der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien (Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media).

With generous support of



Jen DeNike

Charlie Gepp

Isabel Elías

Markus Payer

Monica Eulitz

Cooperation Partners

The 12th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art cooperates with the following venues: Akademie der Künste, Hanseatenweg and Pariser Platz, Dekoloniale Memory Culture in the City, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Stasi Headquarters. Campus for Democracy

The discursive program of the 12th Berlin Biennale is realized thanks to the generous support of the Open Society Foundations, the Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb) and the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM) in the NEUSTART KULTUR program. With livestreams by the Berliner Hochschule für Technik (BHT).

The Curators Workshop IT SPEAKS TO ME is organized by the 12th Berlin Biennale in collaboration with Allianz Cultural Foundation, BMW, Goethe-Institut, and Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa).

We would like to thank the Archiv der Avantgarden – Egidio Marzona, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden for this extraordinary exhibition cooperation in which selected works from the Archiv der Avantgarden can be exhibited.

Since 2018, the Berlin Biennale takes part in the project Perennial Biennial.

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