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May 2012

  • by Despina Stokou, 30 May 2012
    A while back, in celebration then to the upcoming berlin biennal, we posted our Berlin/ Art Hate-o-meter and invited our readers in an "oppinion exercise": What are top 5 things you absolutely dislike, disagree with in the Arts and/or in Berlin? Here is what you said...
  • by Rachel Simkover, 28 May 2012
    mobile pics from the events we visited WEDNESDAY 23.05 Turkish Art New and Superb @ Tanas THURSDAY 24.05 Haroon Mirza @ Schering Stiftung Slawomir Elsner @ Künstlerhaus Bethanien FRIDAY 25.05 Larry Clark @ C/O   SATURDAY 26.05 Book Days @ C/O
  • by Rachel Simkover, 22 May 2012
    In preparation for a work included in his solo exhibition, “Shadows of Words Spoken” at Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, sculptor Andreas Blank was in an uncomfortable situation in an Italian quarry. There were only five pieces left of the good quality alabaster stone that Blank needed to execute his project...
  • by Maria Santos, 21 May 2012
    mobile pics from the events we visited THURSDAY 17.05 Krytyka Polityczna @ Berlin Biennale     SATURDAY 19.05 Cosmophobia @ L'atelier - kunst(spiel)raum     SUNDAY 20.05 Speed Portfolio Viewing @ L40 Eine Statue hat sich an mich erinnert ---A statue has remembered me---...
  • by Laura Gianetti, 21 May 2012
    Dogbite means something somehow more surprising then any other accident. It shock as something unpredictable and in someway connected with the breaking of a trust. It’s a hit from a direction we wouldn’t aspect, for a reason that usually we don’t understand and neither feel to deserve. A dog is stereotype of love,...
  • by Laura Gianetti, 19 May 2012
    Three performances per day, lasting approximately 20 minutes each, The visitor was able to assist to the performances but also visit the permanent art installations. Artists: Benjamin Laurent Aman | Clemence de la Tour du Pin | Daniela Huerta | Anton Unai | Nicolas Puyjalon | Georges Maraz | Agora Collective |...
  • by Rachel Simkover, 13 May 2012
    mobile pics... MONDAY 07.05 Artistic Practice As Research talk @ ProQM   WEDNESDAY 09.05 Post gig at the exhibition by residents Melissa Fisher & Teresa Adversa @ Sur la Montagne   FRIDAY 11.05   Iain Hamilton Grant: Origins of Dynamics lecture @ Haus der Kulturen der Welt  ...
  • by Rachel Simkover, 11 May 2012
    Book Hook: The Real Thing   One thing that I find especially appealing about books is that since they are produced in editions, it is possible and affordable to obtain and hold in one’s hand the original object. Why is it so important to be able to verify authenticity? This selection of books deals with...
  • by Gitte Bohr, 10 May 2012
    "Zur Ideologie des Schalensitzes" von Diego Castro. On surface design and architecture, an event on this theme will take place in Gitte Bohr's rooms on June 20.
  • by bpigs team, 8 May 2012
    "Two thirds of what we see is behind our eyes," says Chinese proverb. Does what we see really exist or is it just a creation of our imagination? It is common knowledge that what we perceive is pretty much what our eyes see and report to our brain. But in fact information provided by eyes reaching the brain...
  • by Rachel Simkover, 6 May 2012
    mobile pics... THURSDAY 03.05 Aufbruch. Malerei und realer Raum @ Akademie der Künste   FRIDAY 04.05 On Research: Lecture Performance by Hito Steyerl and Rabih Mroué @ Haus der Kulturen der Welt     Sand Issue 5 Launch @ mindpirates   SATURDAY 05.05 "Haltung-...
  • by Maria Santos, 4 May 2012
    Last February, Delloro opened its doors again after relocating in Kreuzberg with a concert by Martin Creed and his band that you probably attended or at least heard about. The Berlin-based gallery is the second project of Rolando Anselmi, an Italian architect who after pursuing an academic career at the Institute of...
  • by Despina Stokou, 4 May 2012
    You don’t forget fear.  How can you? You forget the name of someone the minute they utter it at an opening and you forget the name of a guy you met in Kingsize. You don’t forget fear. Is that a politically correct euphemism for f*ck fear, like we would say fudge fear? Or is this word really weighed in...
  • by Maria Santos, 3 May 2012
    mobile pics... WEDNESDAY 25.04 Berlin Biennale Press Conference @ Villa Elisabeth

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