Bard Abroad in Berlin, Germany

Willkommen in Berlin

Willkommen in Berlin

Arts and Society in Berlin

Spend a semester or a year exploring the world’s most exciting experimental space--the city of Berlin--where the arts collide head on with history and politics. With its conflicted past, central role in European and global economics and politics, and openness to artists and intellectuals, Berlin is a vibrant international city where experimentation in art and social policy are embraced.



LAB: Liberal Arts Berlin

Berlin has staged some of the most profound upheavals and transformations of the modern world. Bard College Berlin gives you the city as a lens and a laboratory for engaging with the historical development and contemporary perplexities of Western modernity. Liberal Arts Berlin (LAB) aims to contextualize rigorous academic studies within Berlin’s significant contributions to social thought and politics.