DISCOVER

FIFTY / FIFTY: Melissa Fisher & Teresa Aversa at SlaM

Teresa Aversa

Blog post by Alison Hugill – in Berlin; Wednesday, May 9, 2012.

The space at Sur la Montagne (SlaM) Gallery on Torstrasse is split down the middle, with the work of Toronto-based artists Melissa Fisher and Teresa Aversa exhibited on either side. Aversa’s ‘Untitled (Flower Portraits) – an ongoing series of photos of fake flower bouquets, taken in cemeteries around Toronto and developed at Walmart – cover the walls adjacent to the gallery entrance. [read on…]


Zirkel at Mexican Embassy in Berlin

Zirkel 2012

Blog post by Elizabeth Delfs – in Berlin; Tuesday, May 8, 2012.

The Spanish word for Zirkel, compass, brings together the concepts of measuring and anchoring, as well as of locating. The concept of the body as compass inspires a collaboration between artists Vanessa Enriquez and Ilya Noé who seek to use the full extent of their bodies through the shared artistic practice of drawing. [read on…]


Call for applications for Speed Portfolio Viewing; Deadline: May 13, 2012

2. Portfolio Viewing at L40

Blog post by Anna Russ – in Berlin; Friday, May 4, 2012.

On Sunday, May 20 from 1:00 – 4:30pm bpigs will present the third edition of Speed Portfolio Viewing at Verein für Kunst und Kultur am Rosa Luxemburg Platz in the L40 building. Based on the structure of speed dating, curators are invited to review artists portfolios in 10 short sessions of 12 minutes each. In this context, bpigs will bring together artists and curators who have not met before and may appear of interest [read on…]