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Saturday, 16 Sep

Let's talk about ...Transience and control
Interview with Isabelle Meiffert, freelance curator
And Lisa Premke, Elisa Duca, Julia Schramm, Laure Catugier, Saskia Wendland, Maja Wirkus
At 19h, begins a concert by and with Sophia Mix:
SMIX - Singer / Softpunk / Songwriter / Deceleration Music
Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt, 16.00h
Khalid Shafar, DER NOMADE, 2015, Afrikanisches Teakholz, 500 x 600 x 280 cm. Mit Unterstützung des Dubai Design District (d3) und des Abu Dhabi Festivals. Mit freundlicher Genehmigung des Designers @khalidshafar

Within the frame of the exhibition, Portrait of a Nation: Contemporary Art from the United Arab Emirates.  

 

Talk with Huda Alkhamis-Kanoo, Founder of the Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF), Artistic Director of Abu Dhabi Festival. 

 

 
 
me collectors room / STIFTUNG OLBRICHT, 16.00h
Duration: 16 Sep
Projekt Weißensee – a floating white surface with an outboard motor and a boat permit for Berlin’s waterways – transforms the idea of an urban free space into a concrete space. An area and a vehicle in one, it offers in several senses an opportunity for situational-artistic spatial research. In its aesthetics, the surface of the raft establishes a direct link to a white surface, similar to that of a white sheet of paper, a white canvas, a projection...
SOMA Art Gallery, 17.00h
Duration: 16 Sep
Geoffrey Farmer, Boneyards, 2013 (detail) Photo: Jean Vong Courtesy the artist and Casey Kaplan, New York.
Using the media of photography, video, sculpture, drawing, and installation, Geoffrey Farmer explores the question of how perception is defined by the specific realm that we see and how everything visual becomes a prop and an agent of memory. In his scenic-narrative installations, objects, and visual conglomerates, Farmer often blurs fiction and (temporary) reality as well as diverging moments of space-time and dimensions. He uses the film and...
Schinkel Pavillon, 17.00h
Duration: 17 Sep12 Nov
This September, ZONA DYNAMIC will combine three collaborative sound and video works as part of the exhibition and performance programme in the garden at GlogauAIR. The theme of 2017 is EMPOWERMENT and the selection of showcased work seeks to evoke critically and reflective engagement with belief systems as religion, rituals, ideology and contemporary patterns of collective thought.
ZONA DYNAMIC invites you to THE VOICE OF DOXA - a radiant one-night...
ZONA DYNAMIC, 18.00h
Duration: 16 Sep
Book release with talk and celebration.
AIM (Artists' Initiatives' Meetings) is a network of 11 partners from across Europe, who are artists' initiatives of different kinds: artist-run exhibition spaces etc. The network is for exchange of experience and knowledge and to increase mobility and cooperation. We have identified the need for a common platform and begun building a world-wide network of artists' initiatives. There is a great need to increase...
Schillerpalais, 21.00h
Duration: 16 Sep
Miet Warlop, Fruits of Labour Foto: Bart Vermaercke * im Rahmen der aktuellen Berichterstattung zur Berlin Art Week 2017
Retrospective Miet Warlop
Miet Warlop enchants the audience in her performances with living sculptures, animated objects and chemical reactions that continuously erupt. ” Fruits of Labor”  represents a mixture of performance, concert and visual art, a revue of songs and dances around a constantly transforming, awkwardly oversized white cube. The audience is plunged into a glowing movement of light, colours, sounds, emotions, at some point the whole space...
HAU - Hebbel am Ufer, 21.00h
Duration: 16 Sep

Sunday, 17 Sep

Collective performance.
With this action of the Allianz (bedrohter) Berliner Atelierhäuser (A(b)BA) in collaboration with ZK/U, artists and those who share their concerns point out the spatial needs of Berlin’s cultural infrastructure. Against the backdrop of the increasing “eventification” of our cities, the convoy consists of re-functioned popular tourist infrastructure: a rolling bike bar becomes a “discourse bike,” where debates on urban policy are...
ZK/U Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik, 15.00h
Duration: 17 Sep
Nicoline van Harskamp, PDGN, 2016, Videostandbild
4pm performance;
4.30pm language class;
5.30pm performance;
6pm introduction to the language;
7pm performance
First public installment of the live piece
“Some Name Some Noun Simply” by Nicoline van Harskamp.
Archive Kabinett, 16.00h
Duration: 17 Sep
Wilson Díaz, "Quimera", Museo Tamayo, Mexico City. Foto: Agustin Garza
Lecture-Performance within the frame of the exhibition, Chimera.
daadgalerie, 18.00h
Duration: 17 Sep
Nina Könnemann, Free WiFi, 2016– fortlaufend / ongoing, Live-Video-Performance, Courtesy die Künstlerin / the artist
Performance 
1. floor, KW Building
The performance Free Wifi 3 will be shown simultaneously at KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin and the Centre Pompidou, Paris.
Live streaming apps have come to prominence as tools for citizen journalism, but most people use them to share their boredom. One of these apps, Periscope, provides a platform for the video performance ”"Free WiFi“" by the artist Nina Könnemann, in which multiple participants create a...
KW Institute for Contemporary Art, 20.00h
Duration: 17 Sep

This Week

Saturday, 23 Sep

Intersectional feminism: Interview with Pauline Doutreluingne, freelance curator,
and Nuray Demir, Fernanda Figueiredo, Sophia Mix, Azar Pajuhandeh.
At 6 pm begins performances by Laure Catugier, Elisa Duca, Laia Ventayol.
Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt, 16.00h
Book Launch: Spatial Painting by Claudia Chaseling with laudation from Benedikt Stegmayer and Dr. Dorothee Bauerle-Willert.
Magic Beans, 17.00h
Duration: 23 Sep

Next Week

Tuesday, 26 Sep

Artists Names: Adam Cohn
SomoS, 18.00h
Duration: 27 Sep30 Sep

Thursday, 28 Sep

Black Hyperbox started as a frame for performance and text, based on the alienation between practice and conceptualization. Artworks, mostly performances, emerged from its process. They are circulating sometimes independently, sometimes together. Black Hyperbox is also a book that holds incompatible conceptual zones and spatiotemporalities together.
On the 28th of September, Black Hyperbox will have a short apparition in the form of 4 performances:
1...
Romanian Cultural Institute (RKI Berlin), 19.00h
Duration: 28 Sep

Friday, 29 Sep

Ed Atkins - Old Food
Ed Atkins is one of the most distinctive representatives of a generation of artists explicitly responding to digital media’s ever-increasing ubiquity. He creates worlds of crazed artificiality and desperate realism. His computer-generated films feature shabby, lonely protagonists, represented with disarming and marked fidelity. His animations overtly demonstrate their digital constitution – their near-total artifice – even as they simultaneously strive...
Martin Gropius Bau, 11.00h
Duration: 29 Sep10 Dec
Artist Names:  Veronika Bökelmann & Moran Sanderovich and Darling Fitch
Both works in this event deal with close relationships. They place the protagonist in front of a subject, be it a partner, a family member or oneself.The attempt is not necessarily to create an utopian ideal of functioning or “successful” relationship but rather to explore the questions arising from the different layers of these encounters.
Curated by Adi Liraz and Mica Dvir
Circle1 - Platform for Art & Culture, 19.00h
Duration: 29 Sep
Irene Hug, Schid
Artists : Peter Torp, Irène Hug, Lucy Powells, Bettina Carl, Anna Gollwitzer, Ina Bierstedt.
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 30 Sep5 Nov
Artist Names: Holger de Buhr, Juliane Duda, Katrin Hoffert, Thomas Nitz, Jens Wohlrab
Galerie Axel Obiger, 19.00h
Duration: 30 Sep21 Oct

The Week After Next

Thursday, 5 Oct

Artists Names: Aske A. Hvidtfeldt
SomoS, 18.00h
Duration: 6 Oct14 Oct

Friday, 6 Oct

Farbvision, Berlin
Farbvision will host a two-part exhibition of new work by French/German artist Caroline Achaintre. First will be a special presentation at Hamburger Bahnhof as part of Friends With Books (22-24 September), followed by a solo exhibition at Farbvision (opening 6 October). In both parts Achaintre will present an installation of works in a variety of media, including handtufted wool, ceramic, and watercolour. Achaintre cites the ‘crude aesthetics’ of German...
Farbvision, 19.00h
Duration: 6 Oct11 Nov

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