What Was the Connoisseur?

2010 erschien der paradigmatische Text «What Was the Hipster» von Mark Greif. Nach einer Dekade gelebten Distinktionsgewinns stellt sich im Jahre 2020 nun die Frage, ob die künstlerische Ästhetik des letzten Jahrzehnts nicht einfach nur in einen neuen Formalismus abgeglitten ist, um die immer schneller werdenden Verwertungszyklen der Hipness zu bedienen.

Against All Odds

The Georg Kolbe Museum in Berlin presents «The First Generation – Women Sculptors of Berlin Modernism» until 17th of June 2018. The exhibition shows the first famous female artists in the time of the Weimarer Republik – who are unfortunately somehow forgotten today. Here’s a little reminder of their artistic power.

Berlin Artweek 2017: Gerrit Frohne-Brinkmann at Galerie Noah Klink, Sarah Ancelle Schönfeld and Reto Pulfer at Bärenzwinger & «Festival of Future Nows 2017 → ∞» by Olafur Eliasson

Here are three carefully selected picks from this week’s Berlin Artweek 2017. By chance all of them include plants, refer to organisms and exhibit nature somehow – other connections surely can be found. Always remember: «The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness» as John Muir put it. Berlin Artweek 2017 is in

Gallery Weekend Berlin 2017: Adam Pendleton, Donna Huanca, Luigi Presicce, Helga Paris, Jeongmoon Choi & Stefan Panhans

A selection of artists and their work shown at galleries, off-spaces, showrooms, municipal galleries and private collections in Berlin. Most of them will be on display for longer – check them out! Italian artist Luigi Presicce is finally exhibiting in Berlin for the first time, because luckily M+Project organized the exhibition «Nostalgia del Futuro» with the