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Holiday Closure

Dear Friends,
The Goethe-Institut Los Angeles team would like to thank you for your continued patronage, support and friendship throughout 2014.
We wish you all a pleasant and peaceful holiday season, and welcome you to return in 2015 for a new year filled with exciting cultural programs.

As part of our on-going effort to be environmentally conscious, we will discontinue the print version of our event calendar as of December 2014.
Please stay up-to-date with all of our cultural programming by subscribing to our weekly e-mail newsletter, via facebook , Twitter or RSS feed: Stay up to date on our events!

Please note that we will be closed from Monday, December 22nd  2014 through Friday, January 2nd 2015.
We will reopen Monday, January 5th 2015 and look forward to seeing you in the new year.

Barbara Klemm: Light and Dark

Photographs from Germany
Exhibition 09/06 through 12/14/2014.
This solo exhibition presents photographs by one of Germany's most distinguished photographers.
Spanning forty years, Barbara Klemm's works bear witness to Germany's recent history, in a country that was divided for decades. Many of her pictures have become 'icons of contemporary history', shaping the cultural memory of several generations. More...

A German Sound Exploration

The Los Angeles based dublab radio collective and the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles collaborated to offer a wide-spectrum survey of German sounds More...

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    German Courses & Examinations

    Learn about German courses and examinations in Los Angeles. More ...

    Media Lounge

    Learn more about society, politics, and culture in Germany. More ...


    Here you’ll find more information about our events in Los Angeles. More ...

    Current Projects

    Advent Calendar 2014   deutschукраїнська

    Pictures, songs and recipes, interesting facts about the Advent season in Germany and plenty of surprises – every day up to Christmas
    Deutschland denkt

    German Think Tanks   deutschenglishespañol

    There are many German researchers, but how do I find the scholarly experts I need for my current project?

    Film Catalog Media Lounge L.A.   deutschenglish

    Feature films and documentaries from classic to contemporary, entertainment to experimental, trash to treasure, the largest collection of German films in the US - your window to German Cinema.

    eLibrary   deutschenglish

    The eLibrary is the Goethe-Institut's virtual library - register to borrow digital media from the comfort of your home.

    Goethe-Institut USA

    Learn more about the activities of the Goethe-Institut in the USA !


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    Facts about Germany

    Reference book offering all sorts of up-to-date and reliable basic information about Germany

    German Currents 2014

    8th Annual Festival of German Film Los Angeles



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