TIMOTHEUS THEISEN – LUCID TUESDAY
Opening Reception: Friday October 11th 2019, doors 7pm (please RSVP)
Exhibition: Saturday & Sunday, October 12th-13th, 12 noon – 8pm
Berlin-based photographer Timotheus Theisen presents his first exhibition during the Berlin Photo Week, presenting his photo essay on the world of the Mardi Gras in New Orleans.
UN_REAL DESIRES – GROUP SHOW
Does it matter if what you desire is real or not? In times where the borders between the physical and the virtual are becoming increasingly blurred, the group show Un_Real Desires explores the increasing imbrication of technology, desire and erotica.
We are proud to present the participating artists: Azim F. Becker, Ana Brumat, Iria do Castelo & Ramses Salas, Amir Chasson, Francesca Fini, Anastasia Manole, Laura Papachristos & Kristina Apostolou (Vaginal Arts Ensemble), Paul Piccione, Miriam Poletti, Rocha & Polse, Marcel Schwittlick, Janka Smetanina, Pei-Chi Wu, and Mu Zhang.
Opening: October 21st 2019, 6-9pm
Duration: 22.–27.10.2019, 2-8pm, and by appointment
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
The noncommercial independent exhibition project Un_Real Desires at SomoS presents challenging art from alternative sexual perspectives, that may otherwise not be easily shown publicly within the framework of existing art venues. Enthusiastic volunteers from various backgrounds can still join the team! More information ->
SOMOS BERLIN ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE OPEN CALL 2019/2020
NEW RESIDENT ARTISTS
SomoS is happy to welcome several new artists to its Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program 2019.
Spanish mixed-media artist Iria do Castelo works on installations which depict a grotesque fantasy world, uncovering the hidden tensions of human psychology.
Rexy Tseng was born in Taipei, Taiwan, he works as a painter and installation artist in the USA. Tseng is interested in depicting the nuances of human relationships. His residency is supported by the Taipei City Government Department of Cultural Affairs.
Shraddha Borawake is a multimedia artist from Pune, India, who studied art in the Netherlands. Borawake will continue and present her art project Garb-Age, supported by the Five Million Incidents grant of the Goethe-Institut / Max Muller Bhavan, New Delhi.
Mikhail Haramati is an American painter based in Sacramento, CA, USA, who draws inspiration from her memory and her own photographs, thematizing often unseen environmental processes, such as water purification.