SYED SHOAIB MAHMOOD
A SHORT TRIP FROM DISNEYLAND TO THE SUBLIME
SomoS is proud to present a A Short Trip from Disneyland to The Sublime, a solo exhibition by current Artist-in-Residence Syed Shoaib Mahmood. A bold consideration of the modern sublime, exploring the art of surface, materiality and reflection, Syed Shoaib Mahmood’s latest exhibition is a poetic and philosophical examination of temporality and immediacy through sculptural works.
Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 12th, 2019, 6-9pm. Open February 13–23, Tue-Sa, 2-7pm, and by appointment. Entry free.
GELDWÄSCHE – Research for the Bermuda Triangle
Regina Mamou and Lara Salmon
February 27th 2019, 7-9pm
Research for the Bermuda Triangle (RBT) invites you to the launch of their new line of soap Geldwäsche infused with the essences of exchange rates, or simply put, money. The unique Geldwäsche soap bars are an experience in self-washing, and while cleansing the skin, they celebrate, predict, and examine the mechanisms of currency pegging. Entry free.
SCOPE SESSIONS #81
Artist’s Talks & Media Salon
Thursday, March 7th, 2019
Doors open at 6:30, talks start at 7pm *sharp*
What’s On Your Mind? Sex Positivity
Saturday, March 9, 2019, 12 PM – 7 PM
SomoS hosts “What’s On Your Mind? Sex Positivity,” a day long symposium including an immersive art installation, panel discussions and workshops.
SOMOS BERLIN ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE OPEN CALL SPRING 2019
NEW RESIDENT ARTISTS
SomoS is happy to welcome several new artists to its Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program Winter/Spring 2019.
Berry Kim is a painter from South Korea, who, through colorful mixed-media drawings, paintings, sculptures, and wearable art celebrates individuality and expression of character in a hyper image/status-focused society, such as that of her home country.
French-born painter Christie MacDonald explores our internet-focused world in thought-provoking abstractions.
Performance artist Lara Salmon returns to Berlin to present a performance at SomoS’ exhibition space in February.
Hanae Moreno joins us from Geneva to pursue her autobiographical figurative painting focused on the self and the body.
Jacob Anthony is a multi-disciplinary artist from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, whose practice revolves around the themes of gender and identity politics.
Syed Shoaib Mahmood (India) works in mixed media and sculpture. He is working towards a presentation of new work to be presented February 2019.