District Berlin

  • by Julianne Cordray, 31 May 2018
    We met with District Berlin's current studio grant holder, Karina Griffith, whose practice comprises film and installation, often in tandem, as well as curatorial projects and organizing talks, conferences and events within the frame of her current research on Black authorship in German cinema. A field of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 10 Oct 2017
    October continues with plentiful exhibition openings, festivals, and various art-related events. For those who rather enjoy getting cultured in the comfort of their home, we found a perfect solution that only requires your online presence. Read our tips and discover what's worth your attention in the following...
  • by Adela Lovric, 11 Apr 2017
    Even though in the coming days the common practice is to go Easter-feast in the family nest, we have convincing arguments to stick around for hangouts Berlin-style. Some pretty exciting evens are on the repertoire for the next two weeks, which will gradually prepare us for the grand Gallery Weekend end of month....
  • by Adela Lovric, 22 Mar 2016
    Traditional holiday traps are hard to avoid (especially the binging part). If you somehow manage to get past all that excessive eating, drinking, and most of all partying because the weekend is long, you will be left with lots of time and energy for quality gallery hopping. Here's what you *really* should not miss...
  • by Adela Lovric, 22 Feb 2016
    The future is bright - and you don't have to consult your psychic or read through your daily, weekly, and monthly astrology forecasts to see what we have seen. As per usual, we are giving you a shortcut to all of the good things coming up. Look down and look forward.  WEDNESDAY 24.02 20.00 Artist talk:...
  • by Adela Lovric, 6 Oct 2015
    October is the month for London and Paris to shine bright in the spotlight with their giant art fairs, but Berlin is not so far behind. For those who choose to stick to the home scene, here are some of the most interesting highlights in the next two weeks.    THURSDAY 08.10 19.00 One Night Stand #5 with...
  • by Adela Lovric, 11 Jun 2015
    In anticipation of the third edition of the Berlin Art Prize, an independent annual award honoring contemporary art from Berlin, we met up with the founders to hear all about this "meticulous cover version of a classical art prize", which became one of the key landmarks of the Berlin art scene. The prize...
  • by Adela Lovric, 3 Jun 2015
    Berlin will soon fade out of grey and the art scene will shine brighter in the summer sun. This month three or more events per day is the expected quota, plus there is a lot to look forward to : big openings, big Berlin Art Prize ceremony, and sadly, big closing party of the wonderful Praxes.    THURSDAY...
  • by Adela Lovric, 18 Nov 2014
    Drama Drama Drama! The Team is grieving and California dreamin', for Despina is leaving Berlin for a sunnier place. All the luck to you, Queen D! While the alpha and omega of Bpigs is conquering LA, we will keep ourselves busy and distracted with many wonderful events. Check out what we selected, and join us for...
  • by Adela Lovric, 21 Oct 2014
    The fallen leaves and cosy autumn colors should warn the bear in you that now is the time to go out and pile up the instagram snaps. Time to cuddle up and hibernate is soon, and you will be more than happy to slide through your photo stack when the winter starts to bite. We recommend to go right away; the week offers...
  • by Adela Lovric, 1 Oct 2014
    One thing you certainly know and anticipate is the German Unification Day on Friday. Yay for the holiday! Now that you have all this free time, a question remains: where to spend it? As usual, we have some worthy tips for you right here. THURSDAY 02.10 17.00 Alicja Kwade & Gregor Hildebrandt - Jetzt und in der...
  • by Adela Lovric, 16 Jul 2014
    Temperatures are rising, but Berlin does not seem to slow down. Along with a thick list of art-related events, this week there are various summer-y festivals and celebrations that will make you feel like a tourist falling in love with Berlin all over again. WEDNESDAY 16.07 20.30 PICTURE BERLIN: artist talk w/ Hester...
  • by Adela Lovric, 2 Jul 2014
    With all the events this week, it seems like none of the galleries want to take a break. It is probably the last round of openings before everyone goes on vacation, so enjoy your favorite places and faces before the summer separates us. THURSDAY 03.07 18.00 Alltagspragmatismus @ invaliden1 WHY: "...
  • by Adela Lovric, 11 Jun 2014
    Plan your week well! It seems like everything is going on at once, including the much anticipated Berlin Art Prize. Besides the openings, closings, and corresponding parties, this week we have some great concert tips for you. WEDNESDAY 11.06 19.00 Heroines of Sound festival @ Berghain Kantine WHY: Strictly...
  • by Adela Lovric, 4 Jun 2014
    Summer arrives decidedly this week, just in time for the upcoming birthdays and festivities, as if we did not have enough of those in May. This week  we raise our glasses for the 40-year-old Künstlerhaus Bethanien, and with no less enthusiasm, for the shows at ACUD Galerie, insitu, Cruise & Callas, SomoS...
  • by Adela Lovric, 4 Dec 2013
    Ute Klein (Friday 06.12 @ Centrum) Berlin is getting more gloomy and glittery with each day, which prepares us for that undecided feeling of joy coupled with disgust that only occurs around Christmas. Make the best of it and focus your happy feelings on good things in life, such as... (see below) WEDNESDAY 04.12 21...
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    by Adela Lovric, 11 Nov 2013
    Last week Berlin had a hot&cold thing going on. Besides the standard combo (hot people + cold drinks),  it went a bit crazy with fireballs in the freezing Berlin night and snowmen in the melting African sun.    THURSDAY 07.11 Jutta Koether @ Praxes First and foremost, last Thursday’s...
  • by Adela Lovric, 23 Oct 2013
    Nicola Samori (Saturday 26.10 @ Galerie Christian Ehrentraut) From a wordy symposium to a dancey night out; whatever direction your mood is swinging this week, we have a place for you to feel at home. Read our tips carefully and you may also find free drinks hidden between the lines.    WEDNESDAY 23....

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