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

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

25.06.2015 - 05.07.2015
5. Koreanische Filmtage
Location: Metropolis Kino, Hamburg

Maya Connors »The Owls Have Grown as Big as the Half Moon« (2./ 3. Juli), Christian Jankowski »Cleaning Up the Studio« (3./ 4. Juli), Il Kang »Seme. Schlage nicht, um zu gewinnen. Gewinne, dann schlage« (2. Juli), Hana Kim »Der bittere Apfel vom Stamm« (27. Juni, 1./ 3. Juli)

04.07.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Memory bliss
Location: Sushila Malloy, Karlsruhe

Marvin Almaraz, Roman Barkow, Sarah Ksieska, Nina Kuttler, Julia Metropolit, Niclas Riepshoff

04.07.2015 - 20.00 Uhr
Spring #12 - Privée
Location: Feinkunst Krüger, Hamburg

06.07.2015 - 16.00 Uhr
Speakout Monday #8: Bücher, die mein Leben verändert haben
Location: HFBK Hamburg, Wartenau 15

mit Harald Welzer, Friedrich von Borries, Reinhard Kahl, Van Bo Le-Mentzel

06.07.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Überbelieferte Kunstgeschichte
Location: Kunsthaus Hamburg

Christian Jankowski
Ausstellung zum Finkenwerder Kunstpreis 2015

06.07.2015 - 22.00 Uhr
Location: Golden Pudel Club, Hamburg

von: Martine Heuser, Goscha Steinhauer, Marko Mijatovic
mit: Carlos León, Iason Roumkos, Rados Vujaklija und Charlotte Livine, sowie Magic Marcel und der Gruppe Sfir aus Berlin.