ANGUS MCCULLOUGH – FRIENDMAKING
Opening Reception: December 11th, 6-9pm
December 12th-15th, 2018, and by appointment
SomoS proudly presents Friendmaking, a solo show of anthropomorphic installation art works by current SomoS Artist-in-Residence, Angus McCullough that allow us to contemplate the nature of matter and its interactions.
SCOPE SESSIONS #78
Artist’s Talks and Media Salon
Innative Lab & Matt Gingold
December 13th 2018, 7pm sharp, doors open 6:30pm
Scope Sessions are a meeting point for the creative and the curious, a platform for sharing and learning in an informal setting. Guest artists are invited to present a project, a concept, a process or an experience.
Innative Lab will provide insight into their interdisciplinary practice that integrates neuroscience, visual arts and performance art, researching the interconnection between humans and nature. The talk by second artist speaker, trans-feminist artist, producer, curator, critic and coder Matt Gingold (aka Helen Back aka gameover/hack) will cover transitions, new work and future projects.
CINEMA CONVERSACIÓN LGBTQ* #3
Sian Williams – Church & Other Dirty Words
December 14th 2018, 7pm sharp, doors open 6:30 pm
For the third edition of the Cinema Conversación LGBTQ* series of screenings/artist’s talks, SomoS presents the cinematic poem Church & Other Dirty Words by Sian Williams: A queer-feminist take on adapting a collection of queer poetry by Brad Cohen to the screen.
DIE REIHE: ANDREA NEUMANN
Solo for Zither, Heartbeat and Mixer
Concert and Artist’s Talk
December 18th, 2018, 8 pm sharp, doors open 7pm
Die Reihe. Contributions to auditory art and culture is an event series of the Audio Communication Group at Technical University Berlin and the Master’s program Sound Studies at the Berlin Career College at Berlin University of the Arts. In this installment, composer Andrea Neumann (DE) performs her work “Solo for Zither, Heartbeat and Mixer” followed by an artist’s talk.
SOMOS BERLIN ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE OPEN CALL
WINTER SPRING 2019 Applications for SomoS Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program 2019 are now accepted. Inquiries for specific periods are welcome and residents will be accepted on a rolling basis. The earliest availability is January 2019. More information ->
Joaquin Margulis Luchsinger
Syed Shoaib Mahmood
Todd Reece Johnson
Cho Hyan Soo
Seung Joon Choi
NEW RESIDENT ARTISTS
SomoS is happy to welcome several new artists to its Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program this Fall/Winter.
Curator Anastasia Leonova (Ukraine) cooperates with SomoS within the framework of a curatorial residency. She is engaged in a period of networking and research leading towards her final exhibition project, presented early 2019, which explores what it means to be a local artist operating in an interconnected world.
Graphic novelist and Social Art practitioner Christoper Sperandio (US) joins SomoS in December, he will present his Kreuzberg Underground Comic Showcase at SomoS, December 20th.
Hanae Moreno joins us from Geneva to pursue her autobiographical figurative painting. Her work explores the physical and collective nature of the human body and the environment we live in.
London-based multidisciplinary artist Ming Lu employs techniques such as photography and performance, examining society’s expectations of femininity. Her solos show Pussy is on view until December 8th at SomoS.
The techniques used by Angus McCullough (New York) range from video, writing, music, performance, assemblage, architecture, to the occult. His solo show Friendmaking features a series of anthropomorphic installations.