Art Academy Hamburg / Germany

Welcome to HFBK — the University of Fine Arts of Hamburg, Germany

The Hochschule für bildende Künste (HFBK) is an institution of higher artistic and scientific education. With its wide range of subjects, the HFBK offers the opportunity to study for interdisciplinary artistic and scientific qualifications. Students work in studios and are extensively supported by art and science tutors in seminars and in individual and group tutorials... /more

From July 8 to 10, this year's 140 HFBK graduates will present their final work.

The social network site is an experiment in maximizing the potential of the Internet for the special situation of an art university, and for translating analogue into digital.

So, get involved and join the conversation!

Artistic and Cultural Orientation

The pre-study program for asylum seekers and refugees at HFBK Hamburg has started with a two-week language course. About 20 participants join the program.

Graduate Program »Aesthetics of the Virtual«

HFBK Hamburg is offering places to ten doctoral students as of January 2015 as part of a three-year graduate program. It allows not only for academic doctorates but also the kind of PhDs in which the artistic aspect plays a major role.

HFBK Hamburg launched international »Art School Alliance«

In 2010 started off the international exchange program, founded on the initiative of the HFBK Hamburg and the Alfred Toepfer Stiftung F.V.S. It allows 12 international art students a year to live and study in Hamburg without paying rent or study fees. In exchange, up to 12 HFBK students may... /more

Master of Fine Arts at HFBK Hamburg

In 2008, the University of Fine Arts (HFBK) Hamburg introduced the »Master of Fine Arts«, a unique degree course within the German art academy scene. Artists already holding a university degree are here given the unique opportunity of further enhancing their artistic and practical profile at an advanced specialist and academic level. The interdisciplinary degree encompasses all of the artistic and theoretical subjects, such as painting, sculpture, mixed media, film, photography, design, graphic art, stage design, art theory, and art history... /more


Dates | Openings | Events

30.06.2016 - 10.00 Uhr
Consultoría de Diseño ― Public Design Support Ciudad de México
Location: Galerie der HFBK Hamburg, Lerchenfeld 2

Studio Experimentelles Design, Prof. Jesko Fezer
geöffnet 10–13 Uhr

30.06.2016 - 13.30 Uhr
Kritik üben. Performative Handlungen, Künstlerische Aktionen, Postkritische Praxen
Location: HFBK Hamburg, Lerchenfeld 2, Raum 229

Symposium der HFBK Hamburg in Kooperation mit dem Kursbuch
Konzept: Friedrich von Borries und Mara Recklies

30.06.2016 - 18.00 Uhr
123 Hütte! Modulor Non Proportione
Location: Haus Seepferdchen, Große Wiese neben Bullerdeich 7, Hamburg

Klasse Nina Rhode
Ausstellung und Fest
Musik: LJ

01.07.2016 - 11.52 Uhr
Location: Elektrohaus Hamburg

Aarum Alatore, Lisa Klosterkötter u.a.

01.07.2016 - 12.00 Uhr
Die Pythien
Location: Mundsburg Tower II, Hamburg

Marvin Almaras, Jakob Engel, Asana Fujikawa, Sarah Księska, Denis Kudrjasov, Magdalena Los, Takeo Marquardt, Marija Petrovic, David Reiber Otálora, Pablo Schlumberger, Frieda Toranzo Jaeger, Alison Yip u.a.

Im Rahmen der Austellungsreihe »Transparenz & opakes Handeln« organisiert von Rebekka Seubert u.a.