Fine Arts/ Painting

Information and deadlines for digital or analogue portfolio submission

  • After successful online registration for the admission test, you will receive the link to the upload portal after 10.12. as well as all necessary instructions for digital or analog portfolio submission via Campuscore.

  • Digital or analogue portfolio submission deadline: Feb/March.
    (exact date as well as format will be determined on 11/1).

  • Based on your work, the next step is to decide whether you will be admitted to the entrance exam. You will receive the decisionand we very much hope that the entrance exam can take place in spring 22 at weißensee kunsthochschule berlin or the digital format will have to be used again.

Notes on the digital portfolio in the department of Painting (under reservation! Depending on the pandemic situation, the portfolios) may also have to be presented in analog form.

  • Please only as PDF! Please label the PDF with your name and application number.

  • Maximum 30 pages. The recommended size of the PDF is 25 MB.

  • At least 25 own artistic works on maximum 30 DIN A4 pages. 

  • Please indicate date, technique and dimensions: These can be illustrations of drawings, paintings, photographs, collages, individual pages from sketchbooks, three-dimensional works or sketches. The drawing has a high priority. In principle, you are free to decide on the format and method of working.

  • (Audio-visual work samples, such as videos and animations should not exceed a total length of 5 minutes and, if necessary, be presented as a compilation of concise excerpts.

  • The selected works are intended to give an insight into your previous working methods and art conception. Choose only the works that are important to you. Only in this way you can making personality and competence visible.

  • The portfolio should also contain a short description of your personal motivation for studying painting / fine arts. Maximum half a A4 page (1500 characters including spaces). 

  • Please enclose a list of the works you have submitted as well as a short CV with the PDF.

  • You do not have to pay any additional costs to have your portfolio professionally digitized! Just use your smartphone or a photo camera to document your work!