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Thursday, 23 Jun

Nguyen Xuan Huy, Waiting until the Sun sets, 2015, oil on canvas, 220 x 450 cm, Courtesy Galerie Rothame
Curated by Dr. Marc Wellmann
Group exhibition with: Ernie Luley Superstar, Franziska Maderthaner, Nguyen Xuan Huy, David Nicholson, Axel Pahlavi, Deborah Poynton, Till Rabus, René Schoemakers, Christoph Steinmeyer and Alex Tennigkeit
July 1, 2016 4pm: Guided tour with curator Marc Wellmann in dialog with Christoph Tannert (Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin)
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 24 Jun4 Sep
Credits: René Schoemakers, Dystopia VII a/b, 2016, Acryl auf Leinwand, 2-teilig, je 180 x 130 cm (Detail
With: Ernie Luley Superstar, Franziska Maderthaner, Nguyen Xuan Huy, David Nicholson, Axel Pahlavi, Deborah Poynton, Till Rabus, René Schoemakers, Christoph Steinmeyer und Alex Tennigkeit
Curated by: Dr. Marc Wellmann
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 24 Jun4 Sep
8.30 pm: Artist Talk with Lea Rasovszky about wilderness, dadaism and Romanian pop culture
9 pm: Exquisite corpse DJ set by Plurabelle (Romanian electronic music duo Alex Bălă and Cristian Fierbințeanu)
Although we talk about Dadaism, DADA is not an “ism” like all the others. It is not a style whose formal characteristics can be clearly defined. DADA is a symbolic point of reference for new experiments, in the spirit of each time. DADA does not end. DADA...
Romanian Cultural Institute (RKI Berlin), 20.30h
Duration: 23 Jun

Friday, 24 Jun

Waves of collective awareness for healing in an accelerated society
Undefined buzzing sounds from electrical equipment mingles with meditative chanting, as wounded bodies search for inner peace and healing to survive a digitized, high-speed, urban life.
In this group show, culturally-expanded artists perform an external and internal exchange between cultures and media to make a type of art that speaks to the audiences' everyday experience, and pushes it...
HilbertRaum, 18.00h
Duration: 24 Jun3 Jul
Axon, 2016 Joris Strijbos Steel, electric motors, electronics, LED lights, variable sizes
NOME is pleased to present the most recent solo show Oscillations by Dutch artist Joris Strijbos.
Strijbos shows two kinetic light sculptures - Axon and Homeostase that are the result of a broader research on artificial life and generative composition. Inspired by early cybernetics and the idea of machinic life and machine synesthesia, both artworks comprise a robotic community consisting of multiple equal units in which actuators and sensors are directly...
NOME, 18.00h
Duration: 25 Jun30 Jul
Annabelle Craven-Jones / Cruise & Callas
Transmitting information is inherent in today's networked Internet Age.
The information structures of our digital surroundings resemble the inner transmitting systems of nerves and their contacts, the synapses. With the help of messenger substances, neurotransmitters like serotonin pass on information and thereby activate inner systems. In her exhibition Conditions for Neurotransmission [P.O.V.] artist Annabelle Craven-Jones visualizes the mutual effects...
Cruise & Callas, 19.00h
Duration: 24 Jun23 Jul
Sandra Meissel_vulcano color stripe 2016 c-print 147 × 110 cm
Artist: Sandra Meisel
Opening with the performance:  das sanfte zartet aus. nein.
A homage by Manfred Peckl
galerie burster, 19.00h
Duration: 24 Jun13 Aug
Gabriele Künne and Ulrich Schreiber
Galerie Axel Obiger, 19.00h
Duration: 24 Jun16 Jul
 Briel, 2015, 50 x 50 x 4 cm, oil & acrylic on canvas, © Bettina Weiß
Paintings on canvas and wood.
Hysteria reveals itself in the colours and seemingly composed and yet shimmering forms.
Sweet honey ostensively adhered to the painting underneath the strict layout of the image. Contenance!
The material wriggling boldly through the raster, is not smooth and orderly but casually distributed when observed in detail. Only through thorough examination does the distinct handling of the  materials reveal itself to make the image...
Scotty Enterprises, 19.00h
Duration: 25 Jun16 Jul

Saturday, 25 Jun

Kaj Osteroth Carlton Top Conversation 2014/15 Öl auf Leinwand
In her first solo exhibition no name for my desire Berlin based artist Kaj Osteroth shows a series of works from 2014 at the project space uqbar.
The figurative paintings have mainly been created in Johannesburg in 2014 during a residence at the Bag Factory Artists´ Studios, but only recently have found their final layer. With these works the artist reflects themes such as friendship, group dynamics and desires of solidarity. At the same time, the...
uqbar, 19.00h
Duration: 26 Jun24 Jul
Credits: Reijiro Wada, Drawing for “Portal Landscape”, 2015
Sculpture by Reijiro Wada
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 26 Jun16 Oct

This Week

Wednesday, 29 Jun

Performing Encounter Logo
Curated by Yvonne Reiners
With: Birte Bosse
This salon by Berlin-based artist Birte Bosse installs an experimental supper club at Haus am Lützowplatz. The evening addresses the various aspects of the diverse relationship between two workspaces: kitchens and artists-studios. Both are scenes of mysterious activity, workrooms of inspiration and alchemical formulations, places of creative chaos and classificatory thought.
If you like to join us please RSVP...
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 29 Jun

Friday, 1 Jul

School, photo by Dana Yoeli
Aline Alagem's works displayed in the exhibition Director's cut continue her main preoccupation in recent years with the body, gender, and eroticism, and with the gaze that constitutes them in the current age of a mad torrent of processed images.
Alagem paints hyperrealistic paintings with a disrupted or fragmented narrative, on large scale canvases that exceed the boundaries of the painting as a window, blending beyond recognition the traditional...
Circle1 - Platform for Art & Culture, 19.00h
Duration: 1 Jul30 Jul
"...the human is no longer central to history - replaced, instead, by networks and systems..."- Lars Bang Larsen
Contemporary Art is at an end. It will continue "parallel" with the wider Culture but will no longer be able to claim any form of pre-eminent status. Contemporary Art is now akin to a meme generator endlessly re-aggregating past images and art forms...
BURNRATE, 20.00h
Duration: 1 Jul31 Jul

Sunday, 3 Jul

Gütermarkt is a different kind of market with offering: flea-market jumble, food-sharing, social projects, bike-pimpin' and 2nd hand bike sale, alteration-tailor, live-music, yummy food, boule tournaments and more.
Sunday 03.07
Sunday 07.08
For more information, see Website
ZK/U Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik, 12.00h
Duration: 15 May19 Jun

Next Week

Monday, 4 Jul

Aqua Aura "The Cage"  Fine art print on Hahnemühle cotton paper mounted on aluminium with flocked frame /// 82 x 105 cm /// Unique edition /// 2016
Dreams can have varying natures: frightening, exciting, magical, melancholic, adventurous, erotical and often a mixture of all this.
Seeing their they volatile and mystical nature, it seems quite natural that dreams are a huge source of inspiration for artists. So we invited 15 artists, coming from various disciplines, as video, photography, painting, installation, and music, to present artworks strictly related to their dreams, considering all of their...
Cell63 Artplatform, 19.00h
Duration: 4 Jul31 Jul
Kleine Humboldt Galerie, 19.00h
Duration: 4 Jul

Tuesday, 5 Jul

Group exhibition
EIGEN + ART Lab, 17.00h
Duration: 5 Jul30 Jul
Curated by April Gertler
ZK/U Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik, 18.00h
Duration: 5 Jul
Another treat week, this time from DU PHAUX who's passing through Berlin town fo' summer.
Playing Low-Fi / Muddy / Deep Techno
... and slow burning grooves.
By the open windows with a delicious liquid in hand.
Pre-listen here to his set at Boney in Melbourne:
Follow Aether on Soundcloud here:
Come down for the main event mid week.
Starts @ 21:00 as usual, Free...
Aether, 21.00h
Duration: 5 Jul

Wednesday, 6 Jul

 Installation views: Marcus Schneider
Is critique being dealt out here? Are we always already too late? A feast without a reason? An art without future?
Are we the undecided beholder in Kafka's text „Up in the Gallery“ who distraughtly watches a „lady circus rider in the ring“ and who sinks „into the final march as if into a difficult dream, weeps, without realizing it“? „The end is in the beginning“ is what Beckett writes in his Endgame, „and yet you go on“. Blind Applause, a space-filling...
Sexauer Gallery, 13.00h
Duration: 6 Jun16 Jul

Thursday, 7 Jul

Solo show
Galerie EIGEN + ART Berlin, 17.00h
Duration: 7 Jul27 Aug
by the artist and Katharina Maria Raab
In seiner aktuellen Ausstellung gewährt Daniel M Thurau uns einen Blick in seinen Maschinenraum, legt Entstehungsgeschichten und -prozesse seiner Bildfindungen offen und zeigt deutlich die Schwierigkeiten des  Malers in der Gegenwart.
Was macht das Machen? Kann man können was man will? Wann macht man ein Bild und wann Kunst?  Und liegt das Gelingen in der Hand des Künstlers oder im  Auge des gelangweilten Betrachters?
„In the elder days of art builders...
Katharina Maria Raab, 18.00h
Duration: 8 Jul28 Aug

Friday, 8 Jul

Kama Sokolnicka, Restless Legs Syndrome 1a, collage on paper, 2013, courtesy of the artist
Curated by Paulina Olszewska (Studiogalerie)
Piotr Blajerski (Video)Olaf Brzeski (Installation)Krystian Truth Czaplicki (Installation)Łukasz Rusznica (Photography)Kama Sokolnicka (Collages)
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.00h
Duration: 9 Jul18 Sep

The Week After Next

Tuesday, 12 Jul

2nd PECHA KUCHA ART NIGHT by peer to space and Performing Encounters
One night. 10 lectures each 6 minutes 40 seconds, showing 20 pictures.
moderated by Yvonne Reiners and Tina Sauerländer
There is so much ART. But why is ART so important for our society? Can ART take over social responsibility? How will ART develop in the (near) future? Who will buy ART and why? How can public institutions afford big shows, now that so much money went private in the...
Haus am Lützowplatz, 19.30h
Duration: 12 Jul

Wednesday, 13 Jul

Lisa Tiemann's  (* 1981) sculptural work is motivated by philosophical inquiry.
She uses form, materiality and colour to challenge existing paradigms that attribute a constant value to all things. Couples is Tiemann's first solo exhibition in Berlin and centres on the relationship between two elements of different materiality as well as the creative friction generated through their interaction.
Duration: 13 Jul17 Jul
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