Posts Tagged ‘Kenneth Anger’

THE WEEK, July 15 – 21, 2013

Tuesday, Jul. 16, 2013 GALERIE KAMM “Fetish and Figure“ Films by KENNETH ANGER, AGNIESZKA POLSKA, ISABELLE CORNARO, SHANA MOULTON, URSULA MAYER, MICHAEL ROBINSON Film Screenings: Tuesday, Jul. 16, 2013; 8pm Rosa-Luxemburg-Str. 45 (click here for map) Thursday, Jul. 18, 2013 NEUER BERLINER KUNSTVEREIN “Die Macht des Todes: Ein Problem der Darstellung” – ELISABETH BRONFEN Lecture:… Read more »

THE WEEK, January 21 – 27, 2013

Nicky Broekhuysen - "When The Streets Were Paved With Gold" (2012)

Nicky Broekhuysen – “When The Streets Were Paved With Gold” (2012), found cobblestone carved and inlayed with 24 carat gold leaf, 11 x 10 x 10cm; DE JOODE & KAMUTZKI Winter Auction 2013 Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 HAMBURGER BAHNHOF “Secret Universe IV” – GEORGE WIDENER Exhibition: Jan. 25 – Jun. 16, 2013 Opening Reception: Thursday,… Read more »

BUY, TWEET, OR BURN: The Best and Worst of the Berlin Art Scene

Blog Entry by Corinna Kirsch– in Berlin; Thursday, May 19, 2011.

I’m a fan of re-historicizing avant-garde figures whose works have fallen by the wayside. Jack Smith’s films are more erotic than Kenneth Anger and even a little messier. Every time I walked into Barbara Gladstone this week, the galleries were packed with an attentive audience. Artists Ryan McNamara, A.L. Steiner, and T.J. Wilcox were invited to utilize previously unreleased cinematic material by Smith to create contemporary works influenced by Smith’s mysterious, mythic, and performative approach to film making.

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