Press and professionals can request accreditation for documenta 14 by filling in the online form below. You will receive an email confirming that your request has been successfully submitted.

Online accreditation for press and professionals opens November 22, 2016.
Online accreditation for Athens closes on February 27, 2017.
Online accreditation for Kassel closes on April 28, 2017.

April 6, 2017
Press Conference and Preview for Press and Professionals in Athens

April 7, 2017
Preview for Press and Professionals in Athens

June 7, 2017
Press Conference and Preview for Press in Kassel

June 8–9, 2017
Preview for Press and Professionals in Kassel

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Is accreditation mandatory?

Accreditation is mandatory for the press and preview days.

Is my accreditation valid for both Athens and Kassel?

Please indicate on the online form whether you would like to attend the press or preview days in Athens, Kassel, or both cities.

How can I apply for accreditation?

Please use the online form to apply for accreditation. After review, you will receive further information via email.

What supporting material is required to apply for press or professional accreditation?

To apply for accreditation, it is not necessary to supply supporting material. We reserve the right to request further documentation (for example, in the case of members of the press, previously published articles and publications).

What does accreditation provide?

Press accreditation affords free entrance to all venues during the press and preview days in Athens and Kassel; it also offers the possibility to attend the opening Press Conference (taking place on April 6, 2017 in Athens and on June 7, 2017 in Kassel. Professional accreditation affords free entrance to all venues during the preview days in Athens and Kassel. Please make sure to indicate if you are applying for accreditation for Athens, Kassel, or both when filling out the online application.

Does press accreditation include a discount on documenta 14 publications?

Accredited journalists and members of the press receive a 50 percent discount on documenta 14 publications, with the exception of the magazine South as a State of Mind. Individuals with professional accreditation do not receive a discount on publications.

Are group accreditations possible?

No, it is not possible to apply as a group. Everyone must fill out an individual application.

Can I be accredited after the closure of the online accreditation period?

We strongly recommend applying for accreditation in advance online. Information on on-site accreditation in Athens and Kassel will be made available at later date.