Welcome to the Berlin Summer University of the Arts! Every summer since 2012, we’ve been opening
our doors for workshops across the range of disciplines: Fine and Performing Arts, Design, Music, Creative Entrepreneurship, Arts Management, and Self-Marketing. All that in the heart of Germany’s biggest and most inspiring city.

A team of passionate teachers and coaches offer a supportive environment where you can challenge yourself in creative expression and critical thinking, find your artistic voice and visual language, realise your ideas, share them with like-minded people and build up a network that will be relevant for your career. Join us to study in Berlin and meet artists and creatives from around the globe. Get inspired by the unique atmosphere, explore your interests and dive into the metropolis of creativity at one of the biggest and most multi-faceted universities of the arts in the world.

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Get to know the Berlin Summer University of the Arts

The Summer University of the Arts is home to a multitude of workshops and courses incorporating all disciplines of the Berlin University of the Arts: Performing Arts, Fine Arts, Design and Music, Creative Entrepreneurship, Self Marketing and Arts Management.

Interview with graphic designer Björn Kremer

As you may know, every year we run a poster design competition for the Berlin Summer University of the Arts. In co-operation with Prof. Fons Hickmann, we choose the best poster designed by one of his graphic design students. We talked to this year’s winner Björn Kremer (27) about his poster concept and work approach. 


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"I learned new techniques and had an opportunity to work both individually and in groups. Everyone was very involved and supportive, the energy in the class was very good. The teacher delivered lots of useful contents and even arranged a picknick outside to discuss the images, that was great."


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