Artconnect - Where Creativity Happens - Various & Gould - Photo by Rebecca East - 7

Where Creativity Happens @ Various & Gould

It all started with paper, painting and collage, soon evolved into screen-printing and continued with murals and performances. Since they met and started collaborating, the artist duo Various & Gould has been spreading their playful, yet socially-engaged art across streets, galleries and, most important, people. Read more »

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Studio Visit @Pendular Pocket

After studying Fine Arts, Cristina Paniagua Periscal decided to do fashion design, particularly bags. In 2003, she started her own brand of bags called ‘Pendular Pocket’. Photographer Catalina Pérez López was invited to take pictures of her new collection, and captured the whole process of building one of the beautiful bags.

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Artconnect - Spotlight on Katerina Belkina - Glasshouse

Spotlight on Katerina Belkina

Katerina Belkina’s work is questioning modern topics such as gender roles, cultural development and psychological burden in a very sensual and profound way. In this very thoughtful and inspiring interview Katerina Belkina explains us why these topics are so important to her. Read more »

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Haus der Kulturen der Welt – The House of World Cultures

What kind of a future do we want to live in? How do our respective living conditions impinge upon each other? Haus der Kulturen der Welt stands as a reference point to discover and discuss answers and possibilities through contemporary arts and culture and that’s why we want to introduce the HKW and its program to you.

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Artconnect - Studio Visit -  Patrick Henne - Photo by Catalina Pérez López-6

Studio Visit @ Patrick Henne

We visited Patrick Henne and he is truly one of those artists whose paintings stay on your mind. The mix between dark old master’s style, pop culture and flashy bright colors is worth it to take a closer look. That’s why photographer Catalina Pérez López visited him in his studio to not only document his creative environment but also join the genesis of his paintings.

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Spotlight on TAPE OVER

When Robert met Lamia in 2011, he joined her in the artistic pursuit of turning any ordinary surfaces into magnificent tape artworks. The material that most of us consider as nothing more than a tool to stick things together has inspired the creative duo behind TAPE OVER to make the world a more colourful place. Come and meet them with us! Read more »

Artconnect - Spotlight on Meteoro

Spotlight on Meteoro

Mariana Camberos a.k.a. Meteoro is an artist that like to engage with a variety of art styles, from design and fashion to street art and painting. Learn more about her and her unique style full of color in this Spotlight!

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Art Cafes You Should Visit in Berlin

Some people take their coffee with milk, others with sugar. We like ours with an exciting event program and some art on the side.  Thankfully Berlin has a lot to offer in this department. Take a look at Artconnect’s favourite art cafes, bars and restaurants that really embrace the creativity in Berlin. Read more »