Nevermind the art fair giants of New York and Hong Kong; here is what you should not miss this week in Berlin.
19.00 Anonymous Drawings #3
WHY: The project presents 300 drawings by Berlin-based artist, collected through an open call. The selections were chosen anonymously, without looking at the artists' names on the reverse side of the works. The artist's anonymity can only be revealed by a buyer. From 20.05 - 01.06 all the unsold drawings will be for sale online at www.anonyme-zeichner.de .
Anonymous Drawings Project / Schwedter Str. 232, 10435 Berlin, U Eberswalder Str. / ongoing until 19.05 / free entry / more info
21.00 Group Rhoda & Dubais @ Westgermany
WHY: Shameless/Limitless is back at Westgermany, presenting the return of San Francisco's Group Rhoda, a solo project that evokes a futuristic soundscape with analougue foundations, with support from the fearless & fun powerhouse that is Dubais. Surrender to the contagious synth sounds and celebrate the coming of weekend!
West Germany / Skalitzer Straße 133, 10999 Berlin, U Kottbusser Tor / more info
19.00 Judith Hopf - Untitled (4) @ PRAXES
WHY: From performance, pop poetics, and discursive direction to short films, music videos, site-specific installations, and sculptures (spanning 3D prints, found objects, and ceramics), Judith Hopf maintains a practice of growing diversity. For the fourth anf final exhibition module, Hopf has created a brand-new installation responding in part to the cyclical investigations at PRAXES.
PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art / Alexandrinenstrasse 118-121, 10969 Berlin, U8 Moritzplatz - U1 Prinzenstrasse / ongoing until 14.06 / free entry / more info
19.00 Jonathon Keats - CenturyCamera @ Friedelstrasse 29
WHY: Instigated by experimental philosopher Jonathon Keats in cooperation with team titanic, ultra-long-exposure cameras will be used to continuously document 100 years of municipal changes in Berlin. Anyone who visits Friedelstrasse 29 will have the opportunity to participate, paying a deposit for one of the cameras. Participants will be free to hide their cameras anywhere in Berlin, and they'll be expected to keep the location secret.
Friedelstraße 29,12047 Berlin, U Schönleinstr. / more info
19.00 You Might Be A Dog @ LEAP
WHY: "You Might Be A Dog" is a group show with sixteen emerging and internationally renowned artists whose work humorously, poetically, and critically reflects on the construction of our contemporary online identities, self-image and the implications of the 'broadcasted selfie'.
LEAP / Leipziger Str. 63, 10117 Berlin, U Stadtmitte / ongoing until 06.06 / free entry / more info
19.00 Peleg Dishon / Till Novak / Avinoam Sternheim @ Circle1
WHY: This Saturday Circle1 presents exhibitions by three young artists. Avinoam Sternheim shows his work built from abandoned materials he finds in his surroundings. Till Nowak presents the mockumentary "The Centrifuge Brain Project". Peleg Dishon's "White to Play and Win" is an exhibition of his meticulous paper cut-outs.
Circle1 / Mittenwalder Strasse 47, 10961 Berlin, U Gneisenaustr. / ongoing until free entry / more info
19.00 ALL-IN-ONE PARTYSHOW @ insitu
WHY: Dear insitu, happy birthday and many more! For the first anniversary, insitu is preparing an ALL-IN-ONE PARTYSHOW. They invited the participating artists of the eight Episodes of Cycle to hang one artwork on the walls for one night only. Show up for the partyshow & show some love to this young and lovely team!
insitu / Kurfürstenstr. 21-22, 10785 Berlin, U Kurfürstenstr. / free entry / more info