Spanish painter Carlos Herraiz speaks about his work process and his fascination with the physical effects of the process of aging. The interview was conducted Spring 2020 as a virtual studio visit as part of SomoS Virtual Residency Program, in which artists tell how they are dealing with the lockdown situation.
In this SomoS artist interview, we present South-Korean artist Jiyeon Kim who divides her time between Seoul and Berlin. She speaks about portraiture in the digital era, and the relation between online images and real life painting. The interview was conducted during Kim’s artist residency at SomoS early 2020, and published at the occasion of her solo exhibition Meme Paintings, June 9th until July 18th 2020.
SomoS Artist-in-Residence, Spanish painter Carlos Herraiz is known for his process-based abstract paintings, mysterious works that are influenced by the passing of time and the signature of the elements.
Between February 26th-29th, 2020 SomoS presents the video installation Imagining Something Unknown, in which Japanese Artist Manami Uetake ponders the (im)possibility of commemorating the Fukushima disaster.
SomoS presents the video installation Imagining Something Unknown by multidisciplinary artist Manami Uetake, taking place from February 26th until February 29th, 2020.
The photography, video and text of Tokyo-based Japanese artist Manami Uetake deals with individual and collective memory and cultures of remembrance.
Orphaned Memories is a group exhibition featuring Dongyan Chen, Ivetta Sunyoung Kang, Elena Amabili presented as part of the official program of the 48 Stunden Neukölln Festival.
15 – 22 June 2019, 2-7pm
Opening: Friday, June 14th 2019
Multidisciplinary artist Dongyan Chen (Singapore) uses text, image and sound together in montages as a process of remaking and reconstructing memories.
The 82nd edition of the Scope Sessions Artist’s Talks & Media Salon explored themes such as memory and ritual, hosting multidisciplinary artists Tanya Harris and Dongyan Chen.
Within the public program of PALA Lab – Collective Affairs, a laboratory for collaborative and participatory artistic practices initiated and curated by Zona Dynamic / Vincent Chomaz & Eliza Goldox, SomoS hosts and artist talk with Jeanno Gaussi. Jeanno Gaussi was born in Kabul, Afghanistan. Initially focused on film and video art, her work now […]
June 27-30th 2018, SomoS Art House Berlin presented the multimedia exhibition from Iranian-Canadian artist Anahita Norouzi titled “de- + patterned: A Space in-between.” In this presentation, the artist draws from her own personal archive of memories, texts, and family stories to revisit and at times revise the historical events surrounding the Iranian Revolution and the […]
Multidisciplinary artist Hagoromo Okamoto creates performances and installations which incorporate photography, film and video, addressing topics such as memory, trauma and the father figure on both a personal as well as cultural level.
Spring 2015, SomoS hosted a solo exhibition of oil paintings from French artist Louie Otesanek’s Forgotten Families series.