Maniere Noire

  • by Adela Lovric, 11 Sep 2017
    For its 19th edition of "Appropriating Language" series, organised in partnership with the Berlin Art Week, Manière Noire shows an installation by the media artist and composer Arnold Dreyblatt. We spoke with Arnold about his ongoing show "Replica" and a number of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 30 Aug 2017
    We're slowly drifting away from holiday feels and into a hectic month priding on the most exciting art week of the year. Before the Berlin Art Week officially kicks off, many of the galleries will have an early opening to avoid the fuss. Our tip is to take the same approach and see what's on in a relaxed pre-...
  • by Adela Lovric, 1 Aug 2017
    Rain or shine, the events in August won't let you rest. While most of the art spaces are taking a summer break, festivals are lining up one after another. See what's on & follow us for free passes and more free tips. RUNDGANG 50HERTZ. From 19 July to 13 August 2017, the first in a series of exhibitions...
  • by Adela Lovric, 1 Nov 2016
    For the 6th "Picture Window" at Maniere Noire, the Philadelphia-based artist Amze Emmons brought a piece of his city into the gallery space in Berlin. His installation, "Street Life Flat Pack“, is a stage-like set of commercially printed signage sourced from photographs taken in the streets of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 12 Jul 2016
    There is no time to get lazy this month; exhibition openings, lectures, screenings, artist talks, pop-up art stores, and so many other occcasions to experience new things and meet new summer friends. Here is our must-shortlist for the following weeks.    THURSDAY 14.07 18.00 Lisa Tiemann - "...
  • by bpigs team, 2 May 2016
    Bpigs team was out and about attempting to capture as much of the Gallery Weekend magic as possible. Take a virtual stroll through our snaps from the last week's events.
  • by Adela Lovric, 19 Apr 2016
    For their next episode in the series titled "Appropriating Language", Maniere Noire gallery invited the Bucharest-born, Berlin-based conceptual and performance artist Daniel Knorr to exhibit his installation, "State of Mind".  The exhibition currently in preparation is a two-part show...
  • by Adela Lovric, 19 Apr 2016
    About 50 official Gallery Weekend galleries + even a larger number of unofficial venues are joining the race with all kinds of events on the last weekend of April. Things are already starting to heat up, so we strongly advice to visit this week's openings and avoid big crowds next week wherever possible. Important...
  • by bpigs team, 17 Nov 2015
    Winter is coming, and it's really not a big deal. The rumor has it that the art crowd around here is warm and welcoming (and maybe a little tipsy). So let's gather together and get cosy in the hottest art spots of our lovely city!   WEDNESDAY 18.11 19.00 Eye Eat You @ Platform Berlin WHY: Pola...
  • by bpigs team, 3 Nov 2015
    Now that the shiny dust of the grand art fairs has settled, it is time to focus again on the local (and one slightly remote -- shout out to Leipzig) openings and events. The dates say this is one of the last rounds of openings this year, so before we all get carried away by the holiday shenanigans, appreciate some of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 22 Sep 2015
    OK, we hear you - Berlin Art Week was, indeed, exhausting in many ways. What might be the cure for art hangover though, is in fact - more art! Go get your next fix at any of the many upcoming events.   THURSDAY 24.09 19.00 Lucy Powell – “If we were smarter and had thought things through more...
  • by bpigs team, 25 Aug 2015
    While waving goodbye to summer and the month-long Project Space Festival, we are already getting excited about the upcoming Berlin Art Week, abc fair and all of the linked projects and events happening in September. Between the two major milestones, keep yourself entertained with various art openings and gatherings -...
  • by bpigs team, 29 Jun 2015
    By all means, it is getting hot in here. Says the weather forecast, your average instagram feed & the eternal battle of hot dogs vs legs, but also our art calender - the hottest topics of the next two weeks are passion, lust & love. Welcome back, Summer. We've been expecting you. For more hot events,...
  • Ryan Mosley, Emperor Butterfly
    by Adela Lovric, 19 May 2015
    Hello spring makeover! Time to give some attention to the galleries spreading their butterfly wings: the newly opened NOME, the renovated Berlinische Galerie, and the soon-to-be relocated Schur-Narula. Apart from the welcomed novelties, a few other exciting things are in the making – we kindly suggest to check...
  • by bpigs team, 5 May 2015
    Gallery Weekend was once again an impressive yearly reminder of how powerful and colorful the Berlin art scene is. The main spectacle is over, but the show goes on! Aside from all these amazing ongoing exhibitions opened last weekend, there is also plentiful openings coming up. Check out our guide for the insatiable...
  • by bpigs team, 21 Apr 2015
    This year the 1st of May is more than just an excuse to get wasted in public at midday; it is also the Berlin art scene's favorite holiday – the Gallery Weekend – and the first day of the last Month of Performance Art. Try to stay moderate and survive through the afternoon events and openings all the...
  • by Adela Lovric, 20 Mar 2015
    After a moderate pause, Manière Noire relaunched with new looks and ideas. Majla Zeneli's fresh new concept for the gallery had sparked our curiosity immediately, as it forms a unique spot in the Berlin art landscape. With the new series of exhibitions, the focus has shifted to the language - its presence,...
  • by bpigs team, 9 Mar 2015
    Is everybody done with hibernation? Press refresh and hop into the new season of seeing and being seen. The next two weeks of simultaneous openings look fairly competitive; some hard choices will have to be made!   THURSDAY 12.03 19.00 Gegen den Tag @ Haus am Lützowplatz WHY: "Gegen den Tag"...

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