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February 2015

  • by Adela Lovric, 27 Feb 2015
    We caught up with the young & talented Nik Nowak and his work-in-progress just before the opening of his exhibition „TORQUE:  The Moment of Turning“ at Cruise & Callas. The awarded Szene-Liebling, renowned for his monumental sonic installations and sound objects, decided to make a slight turn...
  • by Adela Lovric, 24 Feb 2015
    Once again The Oscars shed light on how glamourous appearance works with ridiculous behaviour for the best comical effect. Maybe we should all learn a lesson or two from the greatest and inject a new dose of fun in our social lives that revolve around openings. What better place for looking great and acting funny (or...
  • Installation view, 2015 It’s oh so cute Charlotte Dualé, Nora Arrieta, Keiyona C. Stumpf, Marianne Thörmer, Eric Winkler EIGEN + ART Lab Photo: Otto Felber
    by Lisa Kosak, 18 Feb 2015
    It must be so complicated to choose what the first exhibition of a new space will be… You want it to be special, unexpected. And most importantly, you don't want to put a label on your space and have it stuck to you. But we think Anne and Johanna's choice is quite surprising and daring. Indeed...
  • by Adela Lovric, 17 Feb 2015
    Bird song is our favorite tune lately, especially in the afternoon while the sun kisses the cold pavement and makes little squinting eyes shed joyful tears. Soon we will be blasting Vivaldi's "Spring" with all windows wide open, and start complaining about the lack of twee pop in the cold-blooded Berlin...
  • paramount ranch, art los angeles, art weekend
    by Despina Stokou, 13 Feb 2015
    This artist from Greece people tell me copies my stuff finally caught up with me in an afterparty of Art LA. “YOU HAVE TO BEEEEE BETTER… “ he informs me drunkenly. He pauses and leans even closer - Is he trying to kiss me or throw up on me??- “AT PAINTING” he stammers conclusively....
  • by Adela Lovric, 11 Feb 2015
    Collateral tinnitus aside, this year's edition of the CTM Festival was just about as good as it gets. Loud and fun, at times extraordinary. As promised in the foreword, it highlighed the adventurous side of music and engaged with its direct bodily effects. Lawrence English delivered this idea in the perfect form,...
  • by Adela Lovric, 10 Feb 2015
    Roses are red, violets are blue, Friday is 13th and Saturday Valentine's Day. Two sides of the same coin, or? Without any exagerrated superstitious or (anti)romantic tendencies, we do recommend to step out of your zone and find great spots to spend your weekend at, and the next one, and the days in-between....
  • by Adela Lovric, 3 Feb 2015
    Keepin' it loud in the next two weeks with post-punk delicacies, wasted dreamy hipsters, genre-transcending hybrids, black-veiled spiritual droners and candy-coated noise rockers. Cross your fingers for some free tickets (try and get them here).   TUESDAY 03.02 20.00 White Fence + Ultimate Painting @...

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