Find out what's on in Germany and the UK!
With the help of our calendar you can easily browse Germany-related events in the UK, and important events in Germany.
28 September 2016 - 25 June 2017 | Whitechapel Gallery, London
Prolific Berlin-based artist Alicja Kwade has been invited to exhibit at Whitechapel Gallery, London. Her success is reflected in numbers and accolades. She has already worked with four galleries this year: De Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, 303 Gallery, New York, 13th Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach and Art Unlimited, Basel.
16 January - 24 March 2017 | University of Reading, Reading
The Migration Museum Project presents the itinerant pop-up exhibition "Germans in Britain" showcasing the history of Anglo-German relations at the University of Reading’s Whiteknights Campus, between 16 January and 24 March 2017.
28 January - 7 May 2017 | Turner Contemporary, Margate
German artist Christiane Löhr is among the forty female artists featured in the latest exhibition at Turner Contemporary in Margate entitled “Entangled: Threads & Making” from 28 January to 7 May 2017. Löhr is a Cologne-based artist well known for her sculptures, installations and drawings.
10 February - 2 April 2017 | Studio Voltaire, London
German artist Amelie von Wulffen presents her first solo exhibition in the UK entitled The misjudged Bimfi from 10 February to 2 April 2017. It showcases a significant new body of her work that combines her interest in the confessional and the unconscious.
15 February - 11 June 2017 | Tate Modern, London
Berlin and London-based German artist Wolfgang Tillmans’ latest works will be on display at Tate Modern from 15 February - 11 June. Tillmans was the first fine-art photographer and non-British winner of the Tate annual Turner Prize in 2000.
17 February - 1 March 2017 | various
Award-winning writer Yoko Tawada will visit the Universities of Oxford, Birmingham, and the University College London for a reading tour starting 17 February. The tour is organized by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) as part of their writer in residence programme.
22 February - 3 March 2017 | Europe House, London
Organised by the Goethe-Institut London, this exhibition at the 12 Star Gallery at Europe House in London features work from the Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste (Städelschule) and is the first in a series to mark the 60th anniversary of the founding of what has become the EU.
28 February - 2 March 2017 | London School of Economics and Political Science
This year's German Symposium organised by the German Society of the LSE Student Union will take place from 28 February – 2 March under the motto "Risking Transition". The symposium features keynote speeches, discussion panels by renowned economists, politicians and academics. Ambassador Ammon will open the symposium on 28 February.
2 March 2017 - 6-8.30pm | King's College London
As part of The Dickson Poon School of Law’s Visual Arts Programme, its Honorary Artist, Profesor Werner Gephart will deliver his second lecture related to his exhibition, Some Colours of the Law, exploring the study of law and the social sciences alongside the diversity of the world’s legal cultures.
Tuesday 7 March - 7pm | German-speaking congregation, Laudate House, 1 Chalmers Crescent, Edinburgh EH9 1TW
This month's open evening at the German church in Edinburgh features a talk in German by Dr. Fabian Hilfrich, senior lecturer in American History at the University of Edinburgh. Dr. Hilfrich is attempting to contextualise the election and presidency of Donald Trump within a historical perspective and asks whether history provides an explanation for the rise of Donald Trump or whether his success truly is unprecedented. All are welcome, but please note the lecture will be delivered in German. The talk will be followed by a discussion and tea and biscuits.