We do not need to remind you that this week is all about fashion, darling! But the schedule is dense and impossible to coordinate with the less fabulous daily life, so we are bringing you a narrowed choice based mostly on the criteria: 1.fun and 2.free. Naturally, we had our third eye open for spotting the events with free drinks and other goodies, but more importantly for the ones where Fashion meets her weird sister Art.
19.00 Alter Angle - Exhibition @ SomoS
WHY: With this exhibition timed to coincide with Berlin Fashion Week, Art House SomoS takes a different look at fashion and presents artists who draw from fashion, individuality and the pursuit of beauty to explore an alternative angle on style and creativity. The exhibition shows art by 7 artists who work with various media. The opening will be musically supported by dj Sander Markey.
SomoS / Kottbusser Damm 95, 10976 Berlin / show open through 19.01 / free entry / more info
20.00 Edged Showroom x Kaltblut Magazine / Official Opening Party @ Panatom Gallery
WHY: In a constant effort to promote tomorrow’s talent, EDGED Showroom is bringing international fashion designers under one roof for four days during BFW. With the support of Kaltblut Magazine a series of events will follow. Drinks will be sponsored and provided with a generous offer that goes from organic tea to vodka.
Admission to the event on registration only at www.the-edged.com (click on Visitors ); email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Panatom Gallery / Torstrasse 100, 10119 Berlin, U8 Rosenthaler Platz / free entry / more info
21.30 Julian Zigerli & Studio Germanini: "The One and Only" Aftershow Party @ Delphi Stummfilmkino
WHY: Besides the fact that Julian Zigerli is a talented young designer, the afterparty of his show is also very interesting for taking place at the old Delphi theatre in Weißensee. No special guestlist, everybody is invited. Expect a live set by Bit-Turner straight after the show.
Delphi Stummfilmkino / Delphi Stummfilmkino, Gustav-Adolf-Str. 2, 13086 Berlin, S Prenzlauer Allee / free entry / more info
21.00 Vans x Boiler Room @ House of Vans
WHY: House of Vans returns for two days packed full of parties. The most interesting part is Wednesday evening when Boiler Room curates a night of DJ sets, with a special live appearance from Angel Haze. During the day House of Vans will be open for all to drop in, view an exhibition of iconic magazine covers, check out artists collaborations, enjoy food and drinks, and even get their nails done / courtesy of Fingerbang Berlin. Admission to the House of Vans Parties is free and open to all, but only with a wristband; they will be available at Vans stores from Tuesday at 12h.
House of Vans / Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse, 10178 Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz / free entry / more info
18.00 FIER Vitrine Exhibition Party @ The WYE
WHY: Discover the top newcomers of the Berlin fashion scene in an evening of performances and eclectic fashion characters.The party starts at 18h with an open bar for the first hour, which makes it highly recommended to be there on time. Fashion Performance starts 20.30 and is followed by a dj set. Entry is free, just RSVP by Wednesday at www.fiermanagement.com/fier-vitrine-aw14-15-rsvp/
The WYE / Skalitzer Strasse 86, 10997 Berlin, U Schlesisches Tor / free entry / more info
20.00 ＼⁄⁄＼⁄⁄ indowlicker # 10: "London Street & Italian Meat" - Berlin Fashion Week Special @ Sameheads
WHY: Sameheads is hosting another Windowlicker Fashion Week Special with an amazing installation by London-based artist Lady Gonzalez and much more. This eccetric event brings together Absurdist Street Style from London, Italian Noise Poetry and Neo Symbolist Installation. Promising afterparty in the basement starts around midnight.
Sameheads / Richardstrasse 10, 12043 Berlin, U Karl-Marx-Strasse / free entry / more info
21.30 STYLE! IT! TAKES! # 4 - "Re-Thinking PUNK!" @ Urban Spree
WHY:Expect the unexpected at the allegedly most outstanding FW's event : fashion designs, live concerts, dance performances, transgender fashion, art exhibitions, screenings, punk/new wave/electro party, ... The topic is “Re-Thinking PUNK!” and it will be celebrated without Punk clichés and stereotypes in a contemporary, interesting, beautiful, fresh and free way with music, fashion, arts and dance.
Urban Spree / Revaler Strasse 99, S+U Warschauer Strasse / 10 €, reduced 7 € / more info
23.00 SXX SELLS #6: Housewarming x Fashio Week Closing @ Palast Neukölln
WHY: SXX SELLS is back for a fashion week special at a new location Palast Neukölln. The housewarming is also the final party of Fashion Week. Prepare for a concrete loft with 7m high ceilings and a very special dancefloor with hiphop, trap, pop, trash and hits. Expect food stands & fashion installations and check out Facebook event for more info that will be revealed soon.
Palast Neukölln / Rollbergstrasse 26, 12053 Berlin, U Rathaus Neukölln / 7 € / more info