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

Study Application

The 2015 application process is on. You will find your notification of acceptance or rejection in your CampusNet account by the end of April.

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

27.03.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Helena Huneke
Location: Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg

27.03.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
150 WATT
Location: Künstlerhaus Sootbörn, Hamburg

Jürgen Albrecht, Hinrich Gross, Silke Silkeborg, Kimberly Horton, Sonja Vordermaier, Vanessa Nica Mueller, Pitt Sauerwein, Mark Matthes, Seok Lee, Dirk Meinzer, Julia Frankenberg, Baldur Burwitz u.a.
Idee und Konzept: Silke Silkeborg

27.03.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Location: Uqbar, Berlin

Kathrin Sohn u.a.

31.03.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
I, Too, Wondered Wether I Could Not Sell Something And Succeed In Life: Oliver Bulas
Location: Kunstverein, Hamburg

Ausstellungsreihe zum 34. Hamburger Arbeitsstipendium für bildende Kunst
Gespräch mit Jörn Schafaff (Kunsthistoriker, Berlin)

01.04.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Oel-Früh Cabinet: Ingrid Scherr
Location: Galerie Oel-Früh, Hamburg

01.04.2015 - 19.00 Uhr
Sonarlinien | Klang und Farbe
Location: Einstellungsraum, Hamburg

Sylvia Schultes