We cordially welcome you during the Easter holidays!

On public holidays, Brücke-Museum is open from
11 am–5 pm. We are looking forward to your visit!

The exhibition Escape into Art? is the first critical and detailed examination of the artistic practice, scope and everyday life of the former Brücke artists during the Nazi period. The history … ... More

Kirchners Artiste at the depot ‚entartete Kunst’ at Schloss Schönhausen,
about 1938–1940, Zentralarchiv, SMB  © bpk / Zentralarchiv, SMB

On Saturdays, public guided tours in German will give you the opportunity to explore the current exhibition together with one of our art mediators.

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Installation view Escape into Art? The Brücke Painters in the Nazi Period, photo: Nick Ash © Brücke-Museum

Nine Paintings – Ten Stories

From 10 April, parallel to the Escape into Art? The Brücke Painters in the Nazi Period (14 April–11 August 2019), ten provenance research topics will be discussed on Facebook and Instagram. At the heart of the project are nine paintings, which were once confiscated as “degenerate art” and are now among the museum’s highlights.

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“My dear Mr. Düttmann, now that the furore of the opening has died down, I would like to waste no time in thanking you most sincerely once again. Your building for Brücke-Museum is a creation one can’t help but praise … The building has good proportions and correct dimensions throughout … and the landscape has been incorporated in a way that is nothing short of exhilarating. It will no doubt bring cheer to each and every visitor while they are here … Yours always, KSR” … More

Outside view of Brücke-Museum, September 1967, photo: Reinhard Friedrich, Academy of Arts, Berlin, Werner Düttmann Archive, No. 33 F.33/8

The programme of Education & Outreach is redefining the role of Brücke-Museum and its collection for our current times of social and political change. We make connections between our visitors, the neighbourhood, cultural actors, artists and practitioners to discuss contemporary artistic and social questions. … More

Photo: Anika Büssemeier

The Brücke-Archivhefte publication series begins again after a hiatus for some years. Archivheft no. 24 is published in honour of Eberhard W. Kornfeld and his dedication to Ernst Ludwig Kirchner’s work: this publication concentrates on the artist’s Swiss period. … More


Brücke-Museum is grateful for a generous donation!

Sigrid Kaus, widow of the painter Max Kaus (1891–1977), donates 19 paintings by
Max Kaus and 7 other works on paper to the Brücke-Museum, including works by Karl Schmidt-Rottluff and Erich Heckel.

CD, readingby actor Felix Goeser. € 11,90
On sale at the museum
Shipping upon prepayment, price excludes postage. Limited edition! … More