Former Franciscan monastery church ruins are one of the final remaining testaments to Berlin’s founding history, and one of the most important architectural monuments in the city to be opened to the public and used as a site for cultural events.
is a forum for contemporary art in the municipality of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf where exhibitions and events have been held since 1974. The functional two-floor exhibition area offers space for photography, painting, graphics, installations and performance. The work of Berlin-based artists receives special attention and the focus of the exhibition programme is artistic photography.
exhibits thematic group shows, is the promotion of young Berlin artists through the presentation of work from Lichtenberg Studios, BLO-Ateliers and others.
presents art exhibitions and regional historic exhibitions. There is an emphasis on the exhibition of works from the estates of artists such as Georg Schlicht and Martin Stekker, as well as exhibitions by artists with a connection to the district.
a gallery space is located in the Kavalier der Bastion Kronprinz,a cannon tower built in circa 1700 where artists of trans-regional importance are shown in paticular.