Tag Archives: Porn

Becky O’Brien

Becky O’Brien is a London based choreographer and dance artist, originally from Ireland. Her creative work varies from performance art to choreographed dance work. She explores themes of gender, identity and sexuality, using a queer/feminist approach. In her performances, O’Brien uses her body as a political force to question the construction of her own identity […]

The flyer image for the Un_Becoming exhibition shows a digitally decomposed image of a nude human figure.

Un_Becoming

The Un_becoming group exhibition, taking place October 23rd – November 3rd, 2018 at SomoS Berlin (coinciding with the Berlin PornfilmFestival) interweaves dystopian and utopian perspectives on our technologically mediated view of sexuality and society.

Un_Becoming

Un_Becoming – Open Call for Art

Open Call for the “Un_becoming” group exhibition, taking place October 23-28 2018 at SomoS Berlin (coinciding with the Berlin Pornfilm Festival): SomoS’ curatorial team requests submissions for performance projects and ephemeral installations as critical examinations of dystopian and utopian views on our technologically mediated view of sexuality.

Ethan Folk & Ty Wardwell

Ethan Folk & Ty Wardwell began their cooperation in 2015 with “Vernae,” a two-year film project which led them (in turn leading a group of over 60 collaborators) all over Washington State and as far as Belgrade, where they developed and presented a series of durational performance installations.

 Subsequently the pair launched their current collaborative […]

Simone Orgel

Simone Orgel’s current art project “Bing({‘})h” is a playful artistic anthropology of sexual representation in both language and image, which aims to reduce the taboos and paradoxes surrounding the depiction of female sexuality. Simone Orgel lives and works in Berlin. Between 2009 – 2013 she studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts (BA) at the […]

The Beholder

Within “The Beholder” group exhibition, organized in conjunction with the acclaimed PornFilmFestival Berlin, SomoS Art House presents performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to the notions of erotic fantasy, consumption of images, and the spectatorship and voyeurism of sexuality in our mediated society. “Beauty is in the eye of the Beholder” is a […]

Open Call: The Beholder – Exhibition

Organized by SomoS Art House Deadline: September 30th, 2017 Application Fee: none Medium: Performance, Time-based Artworks, Durational and Ephemeral Installations For “The Beholder” group exhibition organized in conjunction with the acclaimed PornFilmFestival Berlin, SomoS Art House is once again calling for submissions for performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to the notions of […]

15″ Performance Cycle: Chemistry

May 13th 2017, SomoS presented the first installment of a new performance art series curated by Fecunda Lab, in which they provide a new platform for community and good-natured competition for performers, choreographers and dancers. In this playful performance tournament, the artists are invited to use the medium of performing art to express everyday life […]

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Stéphane Morey

Stéphane Morey (CH) is visual and media anthropologist interest in gender, sexuality and pornography. Since 2012, he co-organizes the annual alternative-porn film festival “La Fête du Slip” in Lausanne. Born in Sierra Leone to a Swiss evangelical missionary family, Stéphane Morey grew up in Lausanne, Switzerland, where he studied Social Sciences at the Université de […]

Custom Paradise Open Call

Open Call: Custom Paradise

Open Call: ‘Custom Paradise’ Exhibition October 2016 Custom Paradise Open Call 2016 Organized by SomoS Art House Deadline: August 31, 2016 Application Fee: none Organized in conjunction with the acclaimed Porn FilmFestival Berlin, now in its 11th year, SomoS Art House is calling for submissions for performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to […]

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Bruce La Bruce

In his films and art photography, Canadian filmmaker/photographer/theater director Bruce LaBruce campily eroticizes the politicized body, wrought with ideology, violence, and often politically incorrect desires. The self-described “bastard child of New Queer Cinema” is currently the subject of a MOMA film retrospective. Bruce LaBruce’s uneasy and rebellious oeuvre initially brilliantly references late 60s, early 70s […]

Pornceptual

In 2014 SomoS again produces an Erotic Art Week in conjunction with the Berlin PornFilmFestival exploring representations of sexuality in art and media. Exhibition: Pornceptual Does SomoS For the Pornceptual Does SomoS exhibition SomoS invited Art/Porn agitators Pornceptual for a show that explores diverse representations of sexuality in artwork that intersects with pornography. The Pornceptual […]

Rule 34

During the Berlin Pornfilmfestival, October 23-27th 2013, which, after Panorama, has become the city’s largest platform for narrative, documentary and experimental cinema about sexuality and identity, SomoS presents Rule 34, a group exhibition of similarly innovative artistic positions. In internet folklore, Rule 34 stipulates that anything thinkable can be made into porn, or probably already […]