Fixation Exhibition on the Nude Body in Art Cinema

SomoS Art House exhibition

20.10.2015   - 05.11.2015

Press Release:

SomoS presents the international Fixation exhibition, charting artistic examples of the representation of the nude body, sexual identity and sexuality in art cinema.

Berlin– By way of art-, still- and behind-the-scenes photography and promotional materials, the Fixation exhibition at SomoS Art House in Berlin portrays the changing ways of the depiction of the naked body and sexuality, as it reflects societal preoccupations, ranging from “Sexual Liberation,” GLTB rights, to ideology, repression, prostitution, automation, internet and cyberspace.

The Fixation group exhibition presents original photographic works by James Bidgood, Shu Lea Cheang, Bruce LaBruce, Jack Mitchell, Krefer & Turca, MuD, a.o.

Fixation coincides with artporn veteran producer Jürgen Brüning’s Berlin Pornfilmfestival Berlin 2015 presenting current erotic art cinema, taking place at Moviemento Cinema (opposite SomoS). SomoS will hosts several cultural events of the Filmfestival, such as a Casting Performance for Shu Lea Cheang’s current film project “FLUIDØ .”

Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015, 6-9 pm
Duration: October 21 – November 5, 2015
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 2-7pm, and by appointment
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The exhibition was realized with the kind support of ClampArt Gallery, NYC, Peres Projects, Berlin, and Jürgen Brüning Filmproduktion, Berlin.

About SomoS:
Berlin art house SomoS provides space and resources for presentation and production of the arts. SomoS organizes its own cultural events and closely works with artists, organizers and curators to realize their projects. It is SomoS’ mission to create an international open framework for innovative arts, exhibitions, education and creative cooperation.

Paulus Fugers
Phone: +49 (0)1723118431