Ambassador's Events

Chanteuse Internationale Adrienne Haan performs at Ambassador’s Residence

23 June 2017 | German Embassy London
Adrienne Haan

On 22 June, Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese invited internationally acclaimed chanteuse Adrienne Haan to give an exclusive concert accompanied by pianist Benjamin Schaefer. The evening’s diverse repertoire ran under the title "Berlin to Broadway-Transatlantic".

Jamina Gerl, Rüya Taner and Fernando Montaño perform at Ambassador’s Residence

20 June 2017 | German Embassy London
Ambassador Ammon with Jamina Gerl, Rüya Taner and Fernando Montaño

On 16 June, Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese hosted an exclusive concert by Jamina Gerl and Rüya Taner. The Royal Ballet’s soloist Fernando Montaño appeared in a surprise performance.

German Teacher Award Ceremony 2017 pays tribute to outstanding teachers of German in the UK

13 June 2017 | German Embassy London
German Teacher Award awardees 2017

On Monday, 12 June, Ambassador Peter Ammon welcomed John le Carré to his Residence for the annual ‘Sommerfest der deutschen Sprache’, where they presented the 14th German Teacher Awards to outstanding teachers of German in the UK.

Opening of the 'Home is not a place' exhibition at the Ambassador’s Residence

2 June 2017 | German Embassy London
Artist talk at the opening of the exhibition "Home is not a Place"

On 1 June, Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese opened a new exhibition at the Ambassador's residence entitled ‘Home is not a place’. The exhibition shows works of contemporary British and German artists who have worked and lived in Berlin and London. Manfred Pietsch, who spent most of his career in Berlin, is also part of the exhibition.

Cross of the Order of Merit for Professor Dr Rüdiger Görner

31 May 2017 | German Embassy London
Ambassador Ammon and Rüdiger Görner with his family at the bestowal ceremony

On Wednesday, 31 May, Ambassador Ammon has decorated Professor Dr Rüdiger Görner with the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany for his tireless commitment to building bridges through cultural engagement between Germany and the UK.