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Review // Discussing the Matter of Critique with Renzo Martens at KW Institute for Contemporary Art

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Article by Nora Kovacs – in Berlin; Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

Renzo Martens has been urging the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to “Enjoy Poverty” for quite a while now. The project title itself is inflammatory – how can anyone enjoy poverty? – but the ideas and intentions behind it have been clearly thought through, and it is precisely this paradox that has given the Dutch artist his fame…[read on…]

THE WEEK April 13 – 19

Tuesday, Apr. 14, 2015 IMAGE MOVEMENT “Moves#86” – DOIREANN O’MALLEY Screening, Talk: Tuesday, Apr. 14; 8:30pm Oranienburger Straße 18 (click here for map) Thursday, Apr. 16, 2015 HAMBURGER BAHNHOF “Michael Beutler. Moby Dick” Exhibition: Apr. 17 – Sep. 06, 2015 Opening Reception: Thursday, Apr. 16; 8pm Invalidenstraße 50-51 (click here for map) KÜNSTLERHAUS BETHANIEN “Xeno-epistemics”-… Read more »


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Berlin Art Link Studio Visit // Nicky Broekhuysen

Article by Alena Sokhan, Photos by Conor Clarke in Berlin // Mar. 20, 2015
Artist Nicky Broekhuysen welcomes us to her neat studio in Moabit, a high ceilinged, concrete room that looks industrial but comfortable, the walls hung with…[read on…]


Art Fair // Frieze London 2014: A Metropolis of Money and Art

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Article by Hatty Nestor – in London; Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2014.

I found myself, for the fourth year running, immersed within Frieze Art Fair in Regents Park, London. It was the VIP private view, Tuesday evening, and the crowd was a vibrant array of collectors, artists, and buyers, all fighting the queues for their entry to the large marquee housing Frieze. …[read on…]

Announcement // New Art Journal PRŌTOCOLLUM: Global Perspectives on Visual Vocabulary

Blog post by Alison Hugill – in Berlin; Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.

PRŌTOCOLLUM art journal, recently released by Berlin-based publishing house DICKERSBACH KUNSTVERLAG, presents an international survey of contemporary non-Western art, art narratives and art history. As the subtitle suggests, PRŌTOCOLLUM features 72 artists and art collectives from 54 countries across Eastern Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia…[read on…]

Interview // Peggy Buth on Representation and History

“Tervuren (from Desire in Representation) (2006), photograph, photo courtesy of the artist.

Interview by Alena Sokhan – in Berlin; Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.

Berlin-born artist Peggy Buth uses creative critical constructions to provide a sharp perspective into the gaps of understanding. Buth’s works look at our means for representing history, materializing the institutional, political, economic, linguistic and erotic forces that ripple through and distort the subjects and histories that we attribute to the past…[read on…]

BERLIN ART WEEK September 15–21

Monday, Sep. 15, 2014 VOLKSBÜHNE BERLIN “Liebeslaube. Ein Raum im Raum” – GREGOR SCHNEIDER Exhibition: Sep. 15 – Nov. 11, 2014 Opening Reception: Monday, Sep. 15; 8pm Großes Haus, Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz (click here for map) EDITION BLOCK “Die Editionen 1995 – 2014” – AYSE ERKMEN Exhibition: Sep. 15 – Oct. 31, 2014 Opening Reception: Monday, Sep.… Read more »


THE WEEK June 23–29

KLEINE HUMBOLDT GALERIE “Female Intervention” – GROUP SHOW
Exhibition: Jun. 24 – Jul. 18, 2014 Opening Reception: Tuesday, Jun. 24; 7-10pm Unter den Linden 6 (click here for map) BERLIN ART PRIZE
Concert – BERND IMMINGER Tuesday, Jun. 24, 2014; 9pm[…]