Posts Tagged ‘Sur la Montagne’

OPEN CALL for the second season of Auberge Sur la Montagne

Elizabeth Delfs, exhibition view at Sur la Montagne, 2012; photo by Chloé Richard

Blog post by Sarah Gretsch, photo by Chloé Richard – in Berlin; Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2013.

Last year Torstraße filled with fresh faces and new artistic concepts thanks to Auberge Sur la Montagne. Receiving international attention, the SlaM artspace hosted nine artists curated by Drew Simpson. In what SlaM calls “seven trials”, these artists worked, lived, and familiarized themselves with…[read on…]


Shane Pennington’s Berlin-inspired “Points of Life” Lights Up the Dallas City Performance Hall

Blog post by Elizabeth Feder – in San Francisco; Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.

Shane Pennington recently helped usher in the opening of the Dallas City Performance Hall with a digital media installation that drew direct inspiration and visual material from Berlin’s Alexanderplatz. Entitled Points of Life, the installation features a 15-minute loop of digitally abstracted figures who inhabit the performance hall’s key element: a specially-designed stage curtain that is a fully programmable grid of LED lights. [read on…]


Berlin Art Link’s Night & Day Series #3: Eva Maria Salvador & John Kleckner

Eva Maria Salvador & John Kleckner

Article by Angela Connor – in Berlin; Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2012.

Last weekend, Berlin Art Link presented its third exhibition in their ongoing Day & Night series with American artist John Kleckner and Swiss artist Eva Maria Salvador. This exhibition followed on from their first collaborative exhibition Köpfe und Helme (2011) and explored notions of mortality, entropy, regeneration and metamorphosis, whilst engaging in the creative repurposing of recycled materials…[read on…]

THE WEEK, September 17-23, 2012

Tuesday, Sep. 18, 2012 VILLA SCHÖNINGEN “Grenzgänge” – GROUP SHOW Exhibition: Sep. 18, 2012 – Jan. 06, 2013 Opening Reception: Tuesday, Sep. 18; 11am – 6pm Berliner Straße 86, Potsdam (click here for map) Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2012 HELDART ”Last Order II” – GROUP SHOW Exhibition: Sep. 19 – Oct. 31, 2012 Opening Reception: Wednesday,… Read more »


BERLIN ART WEEK, September 10 – 16, 2012

John Kleckner

John Kleckner – “10 Max Ernst: Head, 1925” (2012); at Sur la Montagne Tuesday, Sep. 11, 2012 KRAUPA-TUSKANY “Not Moscow, Not Mecca” – SLAVS AND TATARS Opening Reception: Tuesday, Sep. 9 Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse 29, 4th floor (click here for map) TS ART PROJECTS “Crepusculum” – DANJA AKULIN Exhibition: Sep. 12 – Oct. 21, 2012 Opening Reception:… Read more »


THE WEEK, July 16 – 22, 2012

Monday, Jul. 16, 2012 L’ATELIER _ KUNST(SPIEL)RAUM “H 192” – MACARENA ABARCA FLORES Open Studio: Jul. 16. – 21; 2-10pm Exhibition: Jul. 25 – Aug. 05, 2012 Opening Reception: Wednesday, Jul. 25; 6-10pm Großbeerenstraße 34 (click here for map) Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2012 KW “Anthropological & aleatoric materialism” Lectures and workshops: Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2012;… Read more »


The Beauty in Change – last days of Shane Pennington’s “Leaving the Shade”

Article by Elizabeth Feder – in Berlin; Thursday, Jul. 12, 2012.
“Leaving the Shade” is a provocative show, conjuring up deep and personal reflections through diverse and richly developed pieces. To say that Pennington is a multimedia artist fails to capture the kind of exuberance and vast scope of works that comprises “Leaving the Shade.” In using natural elements as motifs, Pennington navigates the psychological and physiological ramifications of a change that is transformative…[read on…]


THE WEEK, July 2 – 8, 2012

Shane Pennington

Shane Pennington, ”Solstice,” mixed media video installation with Sculptcad 3D forms Tuesday, Jul. 03, 2012 C/O BERLIN “Press Record” – STAN BRAKHAGE, MASHA GODOVANNAYA, SADIE BENNING, ILENE SIGALOVE Screening: Tuesday, Jun. 3; 8pm Oranienburger Straße 35/36 (click here for map) Thursday, Jul. 05, 2012 GESTALTEN “Black Antoinette“ – OLAF HAJEK Exhibition: Jul. 5 – 29,… Read more »


Shane Pennington Exhibition Opens: Leaving the Shade

2.0 Daybreak

Blog post by Anna C. Purcell – in Berlin; Tuesday, Jun. 26, 2012.
On July 5th, Texan multimedia-artist Shane Pennington’s first Berlin exhibition will open at the Mitte project space Sur La Montagne (SlaM). He will present a series of site-specific pieces that range from sculpture to video. [read on…]


Night & Day Series #2: 404 NOT FOUND

Article by Anna C. Purcell, photos by Chloé Richard – in Berlin; Monday, Jun. 11, 2012.

On Friday, June 8th, Berlin Art Link presented the second installment of its Night & Day Series, 404 NOT FOUND, at TorStrasse’s Sur la Montagne. The six artists’ works functioned as a commentary on the challenges and antagonisms that exist between web works and conventional, gallery-ready art…[read on…]


THE WEEK, Jun. 4 – Jun. 10

Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2012 EIGEN + ART LAB GROUP SHOW Exhibition: Jun. 5 – Aug. 25, 2012 Opening Reception: Tuesday, Jun. 5, 5-9 pm Auguststraße 11-13 (click here for map) LÜTTGENMEIJER “Plumbing” – MATTHEW SMITH Exhibition: Jun. 5 – Jul. 28 2012 Open Reception: Tuesday, Jun. 5; 7- 9pm Bartningallee 2-4 (click here for map)
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Berlin Art Link’s inaugural Night & Day Series Event

Night & Day Series

Blog post by Alison Hugill, photos by Peter Cairns, Chloé Richard and Anna Russ – in Berlin; Wednesday, May 23, 2012.

This past weekend Berlin Art Link launched its inaugural show in the Night & Day Series with an exhibition by artist Elizabeth Delfs. Gallery visitors spilled onto the sidewalks in front of Sur la Montagne Gallery on Torstrasse, as the artist moved through the crowd, answering eager questions about the method and materials… [see all images…]