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April 2014

  • by Adela Lovric, 30 Apr 2014
    Particularly eventful and exciting days ahead require some good planning. Choose your events wisely to make the best of the jubilee edition of the Gallery Weekend (02. - 04.05), or keep it simple with our top ten recommendations for the week. WEDNESDAY 30.04 19.00 Markus Manowski "Nothing Can Go Wrong...
  • by bpigs team, 28 Apr 2014
    Last week will be remembered for some great shows and less opening-goers than usual. Both reminds us that the Gallery Weekend is near - bigger, better, or at least celebrated louder, since it is the jubilee edition. For those who missed the last week's shows: we warmly recommend to include them in your weekend...
  • by Nathan M., 25 Apr 2014
    Faced with a too-big apartment for the two of them, Hannes Schroeder-Finckh of Sprueth Magers and NickKoenigsknecht of Peres Project did what came naturally: turned it into an art space. The result is Open Forum (formerly, the eponymous KSF Project Space), and the duo are ready to debut Berlin-based Steffen Bunte...
  •  David Ostrowski F (A thing is a thing in a whole which it's not), 2013
    by Despina Stokou, 23 Apr 2014
    So we are through Armory, Frieze NY and Basel Hong Kong in one week, and at least one Biennal, more mature, more self assured and some of us even more prosperous. This is the second part of the how to fuck things up, a series of realistic, idealistic, and maybe a bit illegal schemes to subvert and slowly overturn...
  • by Sarah Brophy, 23 Apr 2014
    In this new series bpigs will highlight artists and their work in progress just before their openings. An insider's scoop to an artist studio practise and the many many irrelevant thoughts that go through one's mind before the proverbial 15 minutes of fame. Artist-to-artist, Berliner-to-Berliner - these are...
  • by Adela Lovric, 23 Apr 2014
    After a long and lazy holiday weekend, we are starting to miss the gallery hopping routine. For those who feel the same: use this week's events as a mild-tempo preparation for the marathon called Gallery Weekend (starting 02.05 - more info here). WEDNESDAY 23.04 20.30 MULTI7 V.E @ Altes Finanzamt WHY:...
  • by Adela Lovric, 16 Apr 2014
    Happy holidays, folks! Easy on the Easter feast; this week there are plenty of places to go and things to see! WEDNESDAY 16.04 18.00 Amir Fattal – Book launch & music performance @ Kunstquartier Bethanien WHY: ‘Shadow of Smoke Rings on the Wall’ is a monograph presenting the work of the...
  • by bpigs team, 14 Apr 2014
    Last week in numbers: 1 surreal(ly crowded) opening + 1 opening at 2 galleries + 3 openings of site-specific shows / at Haus am Lützowplatz, OZEAN, Berlinische Galerie, Das Gift, ReTramp & tête.
  • by Adela Lovric, 9 Apr 2014
    Newsflash! This week OZEAN allows a view through its closed doors for a new exhibition, the winner of the GASAG Art Prize celebrates with a show at Berlinische Galerie, Praxes presents two new modules, Das Gift and ReTramp gallery share a single opening, die raum hosts a New Year's Eve party, and Import Projects...
  • by bpigs team, 7 Apr 2014
    "The royal we" at EIGEN + ART Lab and "As if Royal" in Circle1 gallery made last week sound and look extraordinary. Outside of the royal circle, it was techno as usual - this time in intriguing paintings made by a DJ, and exhibitied for the first time in the gallery L'Atelier-ksr. 
  • by Nathan M., 3 Apr 2014
    The artist-run space Invaliden1 is now almost ten years old. The collaborative product of 6 artists which started in 2005 in an atelier in Invaliden Strasse, found its final location in a bright gallery space in Schönleinstrasse, in the blossoming area of Kreuzkölln. Currently it is under the direction of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 2 Apr 2014
    An exciting week ahead -- we look forward to the opening of the largest solo exhibition to date by  Ai Wei Wei, our editor-in-chief Despina Stokou's solo show at EIGEN + ART Lab, LEAP's first exhibition at their new space, DJ-slash-painter Markus Manowski's show at L'atelier-ksr, and many more....
  • by bpigs team, 1 Apr 2014
    In the role of the Berlin Social Media Ambassador for the Future Generation Art Prize, Bpigs is streaming live from Berlin, promoting our beautiful city, its project spaces and young and emerging artists. This is an opportunity for you, young artist, to present your artwork to a wide international audience. Next week...

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