The Biermann-Ratjen-Medaille (Biermann Ratjen Medal) is an award of the City of Hamburg, Germany. It was founded in 1978 by the Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg to commemorate the achievements of the previous senator of culture Hans-Harder Biermann-Ratjen. The award is given to people, groups and institutions who have made outstanding contributions to the culture of Hamburg. The Praeses of the Department of Culture decides on the recipients and awards the medal on behalf of the Senate.

Previous winnersEdit


  1. ^ "Senator-Biermann-Ratjen-Medaille an Max Pommer – Hamburger Camerata". Hamburger Camerata – Saison 20/21 (in German). Retrieved 1 April 2022.
  2. ^ "Hella Schwemer-Martienßen mit Senator-Biermann-Ratjen-Medaille ausgezeichnet". STADTKULTUR HAMBURG (in German). 19 August 2019. Retrieved 1 April 2022.
  3. ^ "Albert Wiederspiel mit Senator-Biermann-Ratjen-Medaille ausgezeichnet". KulturPort.De (in German). 8 November 2020. Retrieved 1 April 2022.

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