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The documenta archiv is dedicated to continuous development of our working methods looking to meet modern-day requirements of a knowledge-based society.

documenta archiv

Untere Karlsstr. 4, 34117 Kassel
Phone +49 561 70 72 73 100
e-mail archiv@documenta.de

Tuesday to Friday
from 9.00 am til 4.00 pm

with appointment via lesesaal[at]documenta.de only and certificate about a negative PCR-Test, a full vaccination or recovery.

The documenta archiv will be closed from November 4-5, 2021 due to internal training.

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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

Reading Room

Tuesday to Friday
from 9.00 am til 4.00 pm
with appointment via lesesaal[at]documenta.de only

 

The documenta archiv is subject to the general pandemic containment orders of the city of Kassel. Please bring a negative PCR test or a certificate about a full vaccination or recovery to your research in the reading room. Thank you very much!

 

The documenta archiv will be closed from November 4-5, 2021 due to internal training.

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
wissenschaft[at]documenta.de

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

Saskia Mattern

Head of Records and Papers
& Media Archive

+49 561 70727-3102
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Susanne Rübsam

Records and Papers Service

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

Natalie Schmidt

Records and Papers Service
& Reading Room

+49 561 70727-3112
lesesaal[at]documenta.de

Lena Kühnel (formerly Voss)

Media Archive Service

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

Robin Vehrs

Media Archive Service

+49 561 70727-3128
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Berlind Schneider
Records and Papers
+49 561 70727-3105
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Fynn Grage

Records and Papers Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3122

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Jenny Beringmeier

Records and Papers Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3121

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Karoline Achilles

Media Archive Cataloguing

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

Michael Gärtner

Media Archive Cataloguing

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

Mareike Walch

Media Archive Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3120
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Sara Melchior

Head of Art Library

+49 561 70727-3108
bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Emily Denyer

Art Library Service

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

André Biribanti

Art Library Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3125

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

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

Alexandra Winterhoff

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

Marius Heidl

Records and Papers Student Assistant

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Anne Koch

Records and Papers Student Assistant

+49 561 70727-3115

scanservice[at]documenta.de

Linus Clostermann

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Fritz Eggenwirth

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Marcus Freymuth

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

 

Maximilian Preuss

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Raffael Streicher

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Lukas Eckhardt

Art Library Student Assistant

+49 561 70727-3119

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

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