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.
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.
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 »
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!
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 »
UM:LAUT presents three masters in a live improvisation session: the remarkable pianist Hauschka, the adventurous percussionists Samuli Kosminen and the innovative cellist Jeffrey Zeigler. All this magic will be happening on the 13th of September and you can win 1×2 tickets for it.
The fourth edition of Berlin Art Week invites numerous international and local guests to the German capital for a variety of art related events between the 15th and the 20th of September. There will be a lot going on in these couple of days, so to aid your choice we have picked some highlights for you. Read more »
The two very talented illustrators and artists Sac Magique and Dan Haskett delivered a unique silkscreen workshop at the Druck Berlin Festival. Photographer Catalina Pérez López captured these creative moments for us in order to get an insight into the screen printing process.
With this week’s Staff Picks! # Sea Edition, five artists invite you to abandon yourself to feelings and thoughts inspired by the sea. Whether they’re floating, swimming underwater, looking at it from distance or even just imagining it, the heroines in these artworks will accompany you on a visual journey from the surface to the depth. Read more »
The Swedish duo Wildbirds & Peacedrums creates an almost unclassifiable mix of experimental pop, primal blues and powerful drumming additionally combined with sensitive vocals. Ecstatic feelings get across while listing to the interplay between voice and drums. Read more »