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The documenta archiv provides research opportunities to patrons from around the world who seek information on documenta exhibitions and art of the 20th and 21st century – always under consideration of existing protective laws.

documenta archiv

Untere Karlsstr. 4, 34117 Kassel
Phone +49 56170727-3100
e-mail archiv@documenta.de

 

As part of the virus prevention, the documenta archiv is currently closed for public use. We kindly ask for your understanding!

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Team and Contact

Address

© documenta archiv / Anita Back

The building Dock 4 in the street Unteren Karlsstraße 4

Our address
documenta archiv
Untere Karlsstraße 4
D- 34117 Kassel

 

Billing address
documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH
documenta archiv
Friedrichsplatz 18
D-34117 Kassel

 

Telephone
+49 561 70 72 73 100

Fax
+49 561 70 72 73 9

e-mail
archiv[at]documenta.de

 

Web Site
www.documenta-archiv.de

Disclaimer

The documenta archiv is part of the documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH, a non-profit organization financed by the City of Kassel and the State of Hesse.

 

Bank Account
Kasseler Sparkasse
IBAN: DE70 5205 0353 0000 060082
SWIFT: HELADEF1KAS

Opening Hours

In the context of coronavirus prevention, the documenta archiv is temporarily closed for public use. All written and telephone requests will be responded to, but there may be delays in replying.

We ask for your understanding and wish you all the best!

Records and Papers / Media Archive

Please send us a detailed written request to:

Records and papers
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

media collections
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Team

Dr. Birgitta Coers
Director
+49 561 70727-3103
archivdirektion[at]documenta.de

Martin Groh
Scientific Research
+49 561 70727-3107
archivdirektion[at]documenta.de
wissenschaft[at]documenta.de

Sigrid Heisel-Hennchen
Personal Assistant to the Acting Director and Administration
+49 561 70727-3100
archivdirektion[at]documenta.de

Alexandra Winterhoff

Student Assistant
+49 561 70727-3101
archiv[at]documenta.de

Neele Manß

Student Assistant

archiv[at]documenta.de

Natalie Schmidt
Reading Room
+49 561 70727-3112
lesesaal[at]documenta.de

Laura Diermann-Abdelghani

Public Relations

+49 561 70727-3113

archivkommunikation[at]documenta.de

Records and Papers

Saskia Mattern

Records and Papers & (acting) Public Relations
+49 561 70727-3102
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Susanne Rübsam

Records and Papers
+49 561 70727-3104
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Fynn Grage

Records and Papers

+49 561 70727-3122

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Jenny Beringmeier

Records and Paper

+49 561 70727-3121

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Anne Koch

Student Assistant

+49 561 70727-3115

scanservice[at]documenta.de

Marius Heidl

Student Assistant

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Media Archive

Michael Gärtner

Media Archive
+49 561 70727-3106
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Karoline Achilles

Media Archive
+49 561 70727-3118
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Mareike Walch

Media Archive
+49 561 70727-3120

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Lena Voss

Media Archive

+49 561 70727-3124
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Robin Vehrs

Media Archive

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Maximilian Preuss

Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Linus Clostermann

Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Raffael Streicher

Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Fritz Eggenwirth

Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Marcus Freymuth

Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

 

Art Library

Emily Denyer

Art Library

+49 561 70727-3109
bibliothek[at]documenta.de

André Biribanti

Art Library

+49 561 70727-3125

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Lukas Eckhardt

Student Assistant

+49 561 70727-3119

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Conservation

Melissa Köhler

Media Conservation

+49 561 70727-3117
restaurierung[at]documenta.de

Arlett Sauermann (formerly Seidel)

Paper Conservation

+49 561 70727-3114

+49 561 70727-3116
restaurierung[at]documenta.de

Assoziated and Projects

Dr. Harald Kimpel

Associated Scholar

 

Directions

The documenta archiv is situated at the Untere Karlsstraße 4, Kassel within the building of the Kulturhaus Dock4. This former school is a listed building. A step free access is at the court yard side of the building.

With public transport:

Take trams 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, RT1, RT4 up to Friedrichsplatz. Walk across Friedrichplatz towards the Museum Fridericianum. Turn left into Untere Karlsstraße which is the road before the museum. The first building on the right hand side is the Kulturhaus Dock4.

By car:

Coming either from the highway A7 or A44 via junction A49 towards Kassel. Take junction “Auestadion / City Center” follow the road signs towards the center of the city. Turn left after the theater (Staatstheater) into the road Oberste Gasse. After a 100 meters turn left into a small road Seidenes Strümpfchen, at the end of the road turn left again and you have arrived in Untere Karlsstraße.

Parking options

There is a car park at Friedrichsplatz, with an entry at Frankfurter Straße towards the Fridericianum. After the Cine-Star use the left hand drive to reach the underground car park. Another entry is situated between the Staatstheater and the documenta hall, reachable via Du-Ry-Straße, take Brüderstraße or Steinweg.

 

Public Transport

Scientific board

An appointment of a scientific board is currently in a planning process.