The friends and supporters are committed to lend support to the artistic activities of the house in material as well as non-material ways. They also contribute to financing the exhibitions by their subscriptions and donations. 

The association aims to make Haus am Waldsee and its artistic activities sustainable. It does so by maintaining and expanding an ambitious programme of the highest possible standard.

The association was founded in the mid-1990s. These days the association has approximately 700 members, a number that continues to grow steadily. The members are private individuals and companies with a passion for the arts. They hail from Berlin and far beyond.



First and foremost, there is the pleasure and assurance of supporting a cultural project of the highest order. As a friend and supporter you have the opportunity of experiencing art and culture at one of the loveliest, and most intimate, locations the city has to offer. You are invited to join the lively debate of positions in contemporary art. Additionally you are entitled to:

free admission to all exhibitions

exclusive members‘ preview to every exhibition (plus one)
private tours to galleries and studios
special editions to current exhibitions
special events for members only
regular information regarding events
cooperations with other cultural institutions



Individual person: 90 Euro per annum

Married couples: 135 Euro per annum

Reduced membership fee: 45 Euro per annum

Sustaining membership: 260 Euro per annum

Sustaining membership for married couples: 390 Euro per annum

Legal bodies: 1.800 Euro per annum (including an individually arranged service package)



Whether through membership or donation – we are glad to receive any contribution that will allow us to continue our work.

For donations of up to 300 euros, you do not need a separate donation receipt from us. In order for your donation or membership fee to be recognised by the tax office as a donation, it is sufficient to submit the relevant bank statement and the document provided under the link below to the tax office.

Simplified notification of donation (PDF)

For donations of more than 300 euros, you will automatically receive a donation receipt from us in accordance with the officially prescribed model.Account details:

Verein der Freunde und Förderer – Haus am Waldsee e.V.
Berliner Bank
bank code 100 708 48
account no. 524 39 77 00
IBAN DE 39100708480524397700

The association “Haus am Waldsee – Freunde und Förderer e.V.” is a registered charity. Your donations and subscriptions are tax-deductible. We will be glad to provide with the relevant receipts.