Through her paintings Laura Pedizzi (Italy) explores the theme of female identity with clarity and a sense of poignancy.
Jameson Grant’s solo exhibition at SomoS Berlin “Cobble Paintings” represents a casualist, personal reordering of historical painting tropes through the repeated depiction of set forms; in this case, the stones that shape and paved Berlin city streets.
Mikhail Haramati (b.1982) is an American painter based in Sacramento, CA, USA. She is interested in the often dramatic environmental impact of the unseen physical processes that keep industrialized societies going. Drawing from her memory and her own photographs, Haramati uses a vocabulary that updates the genre of traditional landscape painting, with references to early […]
SomoS is delighted to host “Nothing Special,” as part of “B-LA Connect,” an international project in which 20 Art Spaces form LA engage in a cultural exchange with 22 Art Spaces in Berlin. The exhibition curated by Frank J. Stockton, features work by Mark Flores, Julienne Fusello, William E. Jones, Anthony Miserendino, Jeff St. Andrews, Frank J. Stockton, and Willa Wasserman.
Jameson Grant is a painter based in New York City whose work offers a personal reinterpretation of classic painting tropes such as craft, motif, intuition.
In the solo exhibition Encoded, Stored, and Retrieved, Berlin-based French painter Christie MacDonald processes memory and cultural influences, merging her gorgeous reinterpretation of pattern painting with impulses from the digital realm.
March 2019, SomoS Berlin presented the solo exhibition “BERRYLIN,” by Artist-in-Residence Berry Kim (Seoul), in which she used painting, drawing, murals and fabric prints to create a unique world based on her Berlin experiences.
Christie MacDonald is a French-born artist based in Berlin, whose practice involves painting and print. Her abstract works reference digital and computer culture, the internet and social media.
The 2018 solo exhibition Tinsel Angels presented cinematic self-portraits from a Black perspective in paintings, illustrations by Artist-in-Residence Sophia Zarders.
Fall 2018, SomoS welcomed Californian visual artist Sophia Zarders to its Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program. Zarders is a painter, illustrator and comic artist who combines diverse media. Zarders is known for an ongoing series of emotional self-portraits and her progressive political posters and publications. After receiving a BFA in Illustration from California State University Zarders currently […]
In The outside world must not come in, the solo exhibition of paintings and videos by visual artist Alexei Gordin (Estonia), the stage was set for absurdist fictional situations underlining the artist’s view of the sterility of the professional art sphere, bringing chaos and life into it.
In their duo show, Routine & Happiness, artists Joaquin Margulis Luchsinger (Chile) & Mari Nagem (Brazil) contrast the dutiful monotony of everyday life with a quest for the idea of happiness, employing such techniques as video, sound art, multimedia, painting and installation. Mari Nagem’s work demonstrates how the idea of happiness is commodified and used […]
With “Agnieszka Rowińska – Afterimage,” SomoS presented the solo exhibition the young Polish Artist-in-Residence prepared during her 2017 stay at SomoS Art House in Berlin.
From August 17-27, 2016 SomoS presents a solo exhibition of large-scale watercolors and video by New York-based visual artist Jen Liu. The show is curated by Lawinia Rate, organizer of the popular and thought-provoking Queer film event series “Attaque(e)r le visible” taking place at La Mutinerie in Paris, France. This occasion is centered around Jen Liu’s […]
Spring 2015, SomoS hosted a solo exhibition of oil paintings from French artist Louie Otesanek’s Forgotten Families series.
Berlin artist Klaus Hu works across different media with research based environmental topics. His work uses archival research as well as traditional studio-based techniques.
Nika Fontaine’s glitter paintings on view at the Götter Glamor exhibition at SomoS Berlin titillatingly contrast lyrical spirituality with glamor and kitsch. The works by the young Berlin-based Canadian artist are presented in a coherent installation consisting of glitter canvasses and objects which emphasize Fine Art Painting’s roots in cult, myth and religion. It synthesizes […]
The 2014 retrospective exhibition of painting, film scripts and Super 8 films by Berlin artist Bernard Föll presented work ranging back to the early 1980s.