This Week

Past Week

Thursday, 12 Apr

Solo exhibition
Artist Talk with Tim Eitel on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 12pm
Gallery Weekend Berlin:
Friday, April 27, 2018, 6 - 9 pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11 am - 7 pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018, 11 am - 7 pm
Galerie EIGEN + ART Berlin, 17.00h
Duration: 12 Apr26 May
Group exhibition
Artists Names: George Anghelescu, Adrian Preda, Lea Rasovszky and Ștefan Ungureanu.
Romanian Cultural Institute (RKI Berlin), 19.00h
Duration: 12 Apr31 May
Solo exhibitions
Brook Andrew
Muriel Gallardo Weinstein
Tomoyuki Ueno
Ze WeiTimur Celik Erdogan Zümrütoğlu
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, 19.00h
Duration: 13 Apr6 May

Friday, 13 Apr

Duncan Wylie Untitled, 2018 Oil on canvas 114 x 147 cm courtesy Galerie Dukan
Witnessing the rapid transformation and collapse of all infrastructure in my country of origin, Zimbabwe, my reaction was to employ a similar form of entropy in the painting protocol. The entropy of my pictorial process serves not to describe a negative state of affairs, but to affirm my faith in paint and its capacity to speak of the flux and rapid change of our era. The simultaneity of images that is the core of my images making process provokes an “up-...
Duration: 14 Apr9 Sep
Surface de transformation, 2016, wood, plaster, variable dimensions
Fittings  is a « carte blanche » to the Swiss artist from Neuchâtel Martin Jakob, invited by Display, Berlin. The exhibition is thought as a process exhibition open to the public during ten days and before the exhibition’s opening. It is an invitation to the viewers to dive into the practice and being invited to see and participate to the process and transformation, with gaze, discussions and acts.
Duration: Apr 4-15, 2018 - 14.00-18.00
Display, 19.00h
Duration: 4 Apr15 Apr
Work from 30 artists from various backgrounds and disciplines will be auctioned.
Weserhalle, 19.00h
Duration: 13 Apr
 Heuplastik – © Tom Albrecht
„Wachse oder weiche!” lautet auch für die Bauern das kapitalistische Fortschritts-Credo: Große wirtschaftliche Einheiten und rationalisierte Anbaumethoden versprechen hohe Erträge, höherer Chemieeinsatz globale Wettbewerbsfähigkeit. Agrarfabriken überrollen Bauernhöfe, Megaställe verschmutzen Luft und Wasser. Gülle wird in Regionen „entsorgt“, wo das Grundwasser noch nicht so stark nitratbelastet ist… Insektensterben inklusive. Und das Recht auf freies...
Group Global 3000 e.V. , 19.00h
Duration: 13 Apr
"We invited all 300 artists of the past 99 exhibitions to mail us a work in A4 format - and received 200 submissions."
Artists: Matthäus Thoma, Christiane Ensslen, Sabine Fassl, Jörn Gerstenberg, Jürgen Kisch, Dirk Krecker, Michael Kutschbach, Katrin Plavcak, Katja Sonnewend, Gereon Krebber, Harriet Groß, Susanne Ring, Thomas Bachler, Laure Bertin, Oliver Möst, Bettina Cohnen, Bruno Dorn , Sylvia Henrich, Sabine Hornig, Veronika Kellndorfer, Andreas Koch...
Axel Obiger, 19.00h
Duration: 14 Apr5 May

This Week

Wednesday, 18 Apr

Dave Wood. 2014. Visually Interpreting Experience: Circle of Visual Interpretation Methodology. In Proceedings of the XV International Conference on Human Computer Interaction (Interacción '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 101, 2 pages
Exhibition by Zuzanna Czebatul, Emma LaMorte, Maximilian Schmoetzer, curated by Max Schreier.
Decad, 18.00h
Duration: 19 Apr23 Apr
@ Flaut M. Rauch, 2018
Artist Names: Ekachai Eksaroj, Lilly Moors, Michaela Meise, Flaut Rauch, Ann Schomburg
"Paraerotische Phänomene treffen auf den Traum einer verklärten, zeitgenössischen Religiosität der Dinge und Momente. Hat das Volk sein Opium nicht mehr nötig oder hat die Verlagerung von Religiosität in food, Meditation, Yoga, Konsum etc. die klassischen Religionen abgelöst?”
A fairytale from Saint and Sinners ist ein Kunstprojekt der Bildenden KünstlerInnen Flaut M....
MEINBLAU project space, 19.00h
Duration: 19 Apr29 Apr

Thursday, 19 Apr

For his exhibition Der Keller im Kopf at SMAC, Adrian Lohmüller connects three stories of architecture into an anthropomorphic system. The structure of the gallery is retooled as a timeline, beginning with a bedtime routine and descending once and for all into a state of sleep in the basement level. Objects within the installation bring facets of the human psyche and physicality into connection with the building.
The central transitional space is...
SMAC, 19.00h
Duration: 20 Apr3 May

Friday, 20 Apr

The Arrangement is a selection of new paintings made in Berlin at the cross over of Winter into Spring. The works are a series of abstracted urban landscapes and are composed with a focus on line, form and elements of architecture.
Weserhalle, 19.00h
Duration: 21 Apr4 May
Class of signs // oil on linnen and fabric // 30x24cm // © Glenn Peeters
The work of artist Glenn Peeters lies in the moment that it becomes elusive and that you, as a spectator, are thrown at yourself. Glenn constantly has the desire to freeze his thoughts and actions at the strongest moment of his thinking. His work consists of paintings and sculptures. The work comes from actions, methods and ritual processes. Sometimes methods that are instinctive, spontaneous and physical and at other times meticulous, anticipatory...
Das Gift, 19.00h
Duration: 21 Apr29 Apr
Maja Nilsen: The Process of Becoming  - collage
Artists Names: Line Hvoslef, Maja Nilsen, Randi Nygård
To kick off this year's new exhibition series on the theme “Der Schein der Dinge” (“How Things Appear”) SCOTTY has invited three Norwegian artists who explore different views and relations to nature through paintings, installations, collage and sculptural objects. Some works relate to current political and environmental issues, for example climate change and the extinction of animals and plant; others...
SCOTTY, 19.00h
Duration: 21 Apr2 Jun

Saturday, 21 Apr

The first virtual reality production by Jonathan Meese and his mother Brigitte Meese is a journey into the heart of the dictatorship of art.
In the artist’s virtual studio, the spectators witness the emergence of a 360°-Gesamtkunstwerk of the future: The sleeping artist is visited by wonderful, inspiring dreams. His mother enters, brings him coffee and urges him to paint. Another Mother Meese comes in, and another, and another… and the artist paints in a...
Haus der Berliner Festspiele, 10.00h
Duration: 21 Apr29 Apr
Alexandra Horghidan, Del Duma/ Tell them about me!, 2013. Theater play, Giuvlipen Theater Company, Bucharest

Margaret Tali, Mihaela Drăgan
Presentation by Margaret Tali and subsequent artist talk by Mihaela Drăgan in the framework of the D’EST Curatorial Summit.
Margaret Tali will discuss the meanings of Romani exclusion and what it has to tell us about artistic scenes, their nature and alignments by focusing on the work of an outstanding Finnish-Romani artist, writer and activist, Kiba Lumberg, who advocates her artistic practice as a human right. This raises...
District Berlin, 19.00h

Next Week

Wednesday, 25 Apr

Group exhibitionAntonia Christl, Laura Fröhlich, Suah Im, Jakob Tyroller
EIGEN + ART Lab, 17.00h
Duration: 25 Apr19 May
Solo exhibition by David Ebner.
TRACE Projects, 18.00h
Duration: 26 May3 Jun
Solo exhibition by Heiner Franzen.
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 26 Apr5 Aug
Heiner Franzen. Wartende Füße, 2016. 2-Kanal-Videoloop
Haus am Lützowplatz presents the first institutional solo exhibition by the draftsman and video artist Heiner Franzen in Berlin.
The artist transforms the upper gallery into a video enviroment in which all exhibition spaces are merged into a walk-in sculptural object through various installations. The spatial installation serves as a projection surface for a large number of mostly newly created cinematic works by the artist. These are multi-channel loops...
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 26 Apr5 Aug

Thursday, 26 Apr

During Berlin's Gallery Weekend 2018 and for the second time since 2015, the 6.000 square meter complex of studios in Berlin-Weißensee is the site for the extensive group exhibition Ngorongoro, where the gallery Sexauer is also situated. We are happy that we will be participating with artists Thomas Feuerstein, Philip Grözinger and Jeewi Lee.
Ngorongoro is a crater in Tanzania. This paradise is also host to the largest concentration of predatory animals...
Sexauer Gallery, 10.00h
Duration: 26 Apr29 Apr
For the period of Berlin gallery weekend 2018 and the second time in its history the 6000 square meter studio spaces of Lehderstrasse 34 will host an incredibly diverse exhibition of paintings, sculpture, multi media, installation, film and photography, in which artists invite other artists to exhibit in thecontext of this studio environment, thus returning the viewer to the very place of art’s genesis.
This year, the SEXAUER Gallery is...
Sexauer Gallery, 10.00h
Duration: 26 Apr29 Apr
Heidi Locher, Dispossession, 2018, c-print. Image courtesy of the artist, Trace Projects, Berlin
The relation between architecture and art is an ongoing dialogue evolving through concepts and materials. In the architectural practice, there may be no room for improvisation in blueprints or construction, however it is still possible to discover architectural sites where untrained builders produce spaces for living, working and resting. Despite the lack of formal architectural education, these more improvised structures encompass core elements of...
TRACE Projects, 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr6 May
Marie Irmgard, L'ermitage was not the sanctuary it promised to be (for Charlotte Salomon), 2017, 145x150 cm, Oil on canvas
Savage Glitter - a phrasing Irmgard has taken from Joy Williams novel “The Quick and the Dead” - is an allusion to the charged relationship between romanticism (wilderness) and society (trumpery / tinsel), two polarities to which we feel conflictingly attracted. Not without provocation, Irmgard speaks of an attitude of “passive astonishment”, which she cultivates in her paintings and which requires mindfulness rather than prompt judgements. For Irmgard,...
Galerie1214, 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr1 Jun

The solo exhibition 4K ULTRA HD of the Swedish artist duo Inka and Niclas deals with our consumption of landscapes through (camera-)lenses and screens. Our image of the landscape is formed by photography and nature is constructed by the stream of images on
our screens. The photographic works and installations of the exhibition focus on the “4K ULTRA HD” image search by the same name. 4K HD display industry to illustrate that their...
Duration: 27 Apr23 Jun
Artist: Claudia Wieser
New sculptural installation by the Berlin based artist.
Open throughout Gallery Weekend, then by appointment until Sat 2 June.
Farbvision, 19.00h
Duration: 26 Apr2 Jun

Friday, 27 Apr

international art fair for works on paper
Paper Positions Berlin will take place with its second edition this spring and moves to the impressive atrium of the former telegraph office at Jägerstraße in Berlin-Mitte. Again the art fair will be held parallel to the Gallery Weekend in Berlin.
From 26-29 April 2018, 46 selected international galleries from 11 countries show their most important positions of contemporary and modern art with a focus on the...
deutsche telekom hauptstadtrepräsentanz, 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr29 Apr
Ego, 2018, aluminium wire, fiber glass, 87x30x86 cm
Magic Beans is pleased to present Seungmo Park's first solo exhibition in Berlin. Titled Beware of the Seductive Traps of Spiritual and Psychic Power, the exhibition will be composed of works from several of Park's diverse series as well as a new sculpture. Together, the works present the artist's engagement with the evanescent properties of seeing and sensing, presenting artworks whose very appearance evinces the transitory nature of perception.
Magic Beans, 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr16 Jun
Pedro Gómez-Egaña, The Chariot of Greenwich, 2013, Bergen Assembly Triennial, Norway. Photo: Nils Klinger
Pedro Gómez-Egaña’s video works and installations engage discourses around historical and contemporary technologies in relation to chronopolitics as well as the politics behind the history of inventions. Gómez-Egaña looks into several questions on who claims the honor of a discovery and why and the effect of the exercise of power. Time is a vigorous element of Gómez-Egaña’s work, an interest reflecting to now from his past as a composer. Time-fetishist...
Zilberman Gallery Berlin , 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr31 Jul
René Schoemakers, In Through The Out Door, 2018, Acrylic on canvas, 130 x130 cm(left part), 130 x 170 cm (right part)
The new series of René Schoemakers' works The Unencumbered Self reflects on the multiple involuntary entanglements of the self and the futile attempts to deny them, using different types of representational orders combined in naturalistic paintings.
At this the naturalistic idiom is the precise opposite of a naive depiction of „what there is“. It is in fact used as a meta-idiom to merge the different levels of representations of our reality. Schoemakers...
Edmond Gallery , 18.00h
Duration: 27 Apr31 May
courtesy of Susanne Piotter, Fictional Landscape VII , 2018 Curated by | Kuratiert von Nele Ouwens
Three artists Kristian Askelund, Olivia Lennon and Susanne Piotter contemplate land as both a place of possession, exploitation and destruction and a place of fiction, longing and escape. Their landscapes are topographical representations, creations and distortions of surfaces that tackle issues of mapping, exploration and colonisation as well as the human quest for resources and uncharted grounds in terms of both matter and psychology. The artists will...
BERLIN BLUE art , 18.00h
Duration: 28 Apr19 May
Three artists contemplate land as both a place of possession, exploitation and destruction and a place of fiction, longing and escape.
Their landscapes are topographical representations, creations and distortions of surfaces that tackle issues of mapping, exploration and colonisation as well as the human quest for resources and uncharted grounds in terms of both substance and psychology. The mediums reach from a chemical-based painting technique to...
BERLIN BLUE art , 18.00h
Duration: 28 Apr19 May
Monokultur, C Susanne Gabler
Exhibition by Alfred Banze, Sandra Becker, Lioba von den Driesch, Stefan Groß, Sylvia Anais Krüger, Magenta, Benna Gaean Maris, Sybille Neumeyer.
Through intensive agriculture, insecticides, pesticides and monoculture, animal and plant species die out. Bird species disappear, bees die as pollinators, wild plants become less, insects die out, biodiversity decreases. Fewer fruits, vegetables and cereals are cultivated. This type of agriculture is not...
Group Global 3000 e.V. , 19.00h
Duration: 27 Apr22 Jun
Tine Günther & Paul Philipp Heinze
Display, 19.00h
Duration: 27 Apr6 May

Saturday, 28 Apr

Billen Stein - Wiebke Elzel + Jana Müller 2015
Mies in Berlin is the title of the first record of the Bauwelt Archive,  documenting a long conversation with the architect which took place when - after 27 years - Mies van der Rohe returned to Berlin in 1964 to build a gallery of the 20th century. This moderated monologue is the starting point of the exhibition Mies in Berlin - Flux of Experience.  Prototypes, designs and original photographs from the Swiss Neumann Hug Collection are confronted with...
L40, 13.00h
Duration: 26 Apr23 Jun
Impulsia Ensemble Concert
Magic Beans, 16.00h

The Week After Next

Monday, 30 Apr

I was told I chop wood like a ballet dancer, Third Space, Helsinki, 2017. Photo: Jenni Gästgivar
Freja Bäckman
with Cash Hauke, Freja Bäckman, Hanna Bergfors, Henna Räsänen, Mitchelle Betancourt, Verónica Mota, Wassan Ali, Winnie Olbrich 
Costumes: Corinna Helenelund
A performative installation / a concert.
They call it work. They find a common rhythm. They work (it) out. They take time to do this. They wonder if it is pr-oduction. They know the rules. They say it's violent. They find them selves in stagnation. They a- scape. They are not reveling...
District Berlin, 20.00h

Tuesday, 1 May

SOX, 12.00h
Duration: 27 Apr4 May
7hours FClub by personal invitation only (030 234 90 675). 
7Hours Haus 19, 18.00h
Duration: 1 May30 Jun

Thursday, 3 May

We are pleased to celebrate the release of the bound edition of C. Newman - Life is Left: Poems 2017-2018. 
C. Newman, composer, visual artist, performer and poet has published a volume of poetry:
“The 16 poems contained in this book written in October November December January & February (2017 2018) all consist of rhymed couplets but are varying in length. In the second of the two couplet lines the meaning is often determined by the rhyme-word which...
7Hours Haus 19, 19.30h
Duration: 3 May

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