Kees Christiaanse elected as new member of the Academy of Arts Berlin

Kees Christiaanse has been appointed as a member of the prestigious ‘Akademie der Künste – Academy of Arts’ Berlin. 

The Berlin Akademie der Künste, founded in 1696, is one of the oldest cultural institutes in Europe. It is an international community of artists and has a current total of 400 members in its six Sections (Visual Arts, Architecture, Music, Literature, Performing Arts, Film and Media Art)

Members of the Akademie der Künste are artists who are deemed to have made a particular contribution to contemporary art, or who have performed a great service in a neighbouring field of any of the arts represented in the Academy. The academy’s members are at the heart of the Academy and are actively involved in shaping the institution.