Kang Jungsuck Kang Jungsuck

Kang Jungsuck

Kang Jungsuck (b. 1984 Korea) received his B.F.A. in Fine Arts from Korea National University of Arts. He has held solo exhibitions at DOOSAN Gallery Seoul (2016, Seoul, Korea), Insa Art Space (2014, Seoul, Korea) and Seoul Art Space Seogyo ...

Jazmine Yerbury: Digital Sculptures for the Information Age Jazmine Yerbury: Digital Sculptures for the Information Age

Jazmine Yerbury: Digital Sculptures for the Information Age

Danielle Reid discusses digital sculpture, DIY AI, accessibility, and the joy of using squishy, fleshy materials with SomoS’ Artist-in-Residence, Media artist Jazmine Yerbury. Jazmine Yerbury artist presentation at SomoS Part I Can y ...

Chueh Chiao Han: Painting away the Pain Chueh Chiao Han: Painting away the Pain

Chueh Chiao Han: Painting away the Pain

Danielle Reid discusses experimental approaches to painting from a female perspective with SomoS Artist-in-Residence Taiwanese painter Chueh Chiao Han, October 22 2017. Chueh Chiao Han’s work explores the complexity of human relationships, ...

Mutable Self Mutable Self

Mutable Self

SomoS is pleased to present Mutable Self, a multimedia group exhibition by SomoS’ current residents Jazmine Yerbury (CAN), Chueh Chiao Han (TWN), and Syed Shoaib Mahmood (IND) and former resident artist Diego Miguel (BRA) exploring the mall ...

Healing the Process – WonJu Kim Interview Healing the Process – WonJu Kim Interview

Healing the Process - WonJu Kim Interview

Soft sculpture, waste, artistic cooperation, cultural differences, healing and spirituality – Danielle Reid spoke with current SomoS Artist-in-Residence, South Korean artist Wonju Kim about her soft sculpture/fiber art which will be p ...

Announcing the 2017 Young Painter Prize Winner – Alexei Gordin Announcing the 2017 Young Painter Prize Winner – Alexei Gordin

Announcing the 2017 Young Painter Prize Winner - Alexei Gordin

Estonian visual artist Alexei Gordin is the winner of the 2017 Young Painter Prize. The Young Painter Prize has been held since 2009 and is one of the most important art events in the Baltic countries, uniting Lithuanian, Latvian and Estoni ...

BETWEEN LOVE AND MADNESS: THE ART OF MEXICAN “MICRO” COMICS BETWEEN LOVE AND MADNESS: THE ART OF MEXICAN “MICRO” COMICS

BETWEEN LOVE AND MADNESS: THE ART OF MEXICAN “MICRO” COMICS

Presenting a selection of works from a collection of more than 1,400 ink on paper comic drawings, these works were originally published in comic books from the late 1960s and early 1970s. This will be the first time these original drawings ...

Berlin Cards & Crimes — A novel-in-progress by Angela Flury Berlin Cards & Crimes — A novel-in-progress by Angela Flury

Berlin Cards & Crimes -- A novel-in-progress by Angela Flury

SomoS is proud to present an audio and text excerpt of Angela Flury‘s novel-in-progress Berlin Cards & Crimes. Her text takes up themes such as translation, and the multilingual world we live in, representations of translation in ...

Syed Shoaib Mahmood Syed Shoaib Mahmood

Syed Shoaib Mahmood

SomoS Artist-in-Residence 2017 Syed Shoaib Mahmood (India) works in mixed media and sculpture. Incorporating language and philosophical questions, his art works serve as visual metaphors for relationships between people. Self-taught in art ...

SomoS Artist-in-Residence Diego Miguel Interview SomoS Artist-in-Residence Diego Miguel Interview

SomoS Artist-in-Residence Diego Miguel Interview

We interviewed SomoS artist-in-residence, Diego Miguel, to discover more about his artistic practice, his life, and his choices as a politically engaged artist. Diego Miguel in his SomoS atelier (Photo courtesy Zack Soltes)   Interview ...


EXHIBITION
 
Between Love and Madness: The Art of Mexican ‘Micro’ Comics
 
Presenting a selection of works from a collection of more than 1,400 ink on paper comic drawings, these works were originally published in comic books from the late 1960s and early 1970s. This will be the first time these original drawings have been publicly presented in the nearly fifty years since their creation.
 
Opening reception and lecture: December 7, 6-9pm
Open December 8–28, 2017, 2-7pm
 


LITERARY PODCAST
 
Listen to an audio/text excerpt of Artist-in-Residence writer/educator Angela Flury‘s novel-in-progress Berlin Cards & Crimes. Her text takes up themes such as translation, our multilingual world, psycho-geography and the genre of the Berlin novel.
 


NEWS
 
Announcing the Winner of the Young Painter Prize 2017 – Alexei Gordin

Estonian visual artist Alexei Gordin is the winner of the 2017 Young Painter Prize, uniting Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian young artists under 30. As part of the generous prize package supporting the development of young Baltic artists’ careers, Gordin will also receive a residency in one of SomoS live/work studios in August and September of 2018. SomoS congratulates Alexei Gordin and all of the other finalists and is looking forward to getting to know Alexei when he arrives at SomoS later next year.

 

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE 2017
 
Christopher Sperandio
Agnieszka Rowińska
Natusha Croes
Nina Hong
Kama Sokolnicka
Isabel Ramos
Anais Hazo
Ari Versluis
Syed Shoaib Mahmood
Alexandre Baptista
Hagoromo Okamoto
Angela Flury
Erin Mitchell
Ksenia Yurkova
Aske A. Hvidtfeldt
Adam Cohn
Amphi/Tryon
Marguerite Harris
Casey Jenkins
WonJu Kim
Stefanie Wolff
Chueh Chiao Han
Jazmine Yerbury
Todd Reece Johnson
Kang Jungsuck
 


NEW RESIDENT ARTISTS
 
Australian artist and university lecturer Todd Reece Johnson will join us for a three month project-based Artist Residency, beginning December 2017. Johnson employs inventive analogue techniques to investigate the malleability of the photographic image. In Berlin, he will produce and present a photographic project and exhibition, “Fossils.”
 
November/December 2017, video artist/curator/researcher Kang Jungsuck (Korea) will spend time at SomoS researching a new exhibition project he is planning in Seoul.

ADDRESS
 
SomoS
Kottbusser Damm 95
10967 Berlin
Email: somos@somos-arts.org
 


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