26 March until 16 July 2023

Kleist – what's he got to do with us? Life, love and happiness in the city on the Oder

How did Heinrich von Kleist and his fiancée Wilhelmine von Zenge live, love and feel happiness? What was Frankfurt's urban society like around 1800? The exhibition uses artistic and interactive stations to approach the big questions that still preoccupy us today.

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6 August to 3 September 2023

Chronicles of Betrayal.
Artistic Positions on Kleist

Painting students at weißensee kunsthochschule berlin have explored Kleist's works under the heading 'Betrayal' and present newly created artworks.

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10 October 2023–25 February 2024

Between ink and fact:
Kleist's "Berliner Abendblätter" newspaper

Heinrich von Kleist was one of the first to publish a local daily newspaper from October 1810. The "Berliner Abendblätter" consisted of local news, reviews and discussion pieces as well as police reports. Kleist used them to shift the boundaries between fact and fiction.

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