Autor: KubaParis

Nina Wiesnagrotzki – Corner Case @ Limbo, Berlin

The herbaceous perennial Arisaema dracontium (Green Dragon, Drachenwurz) changes sex from year to year depending on age and ecological factors like weather. Viewed from the side, its highly-dissected main leaf fanned out in a semicircle and its second central leaflet, positioned slightly lower, seem to…

ZUZANNA CZEBATUL – Whacko In & Loco Out

‚This second gate is as open as it closed. Sounds crazy, no? Maybe it’d be better to say it’s neither open nor closed. Though that doesn’t make it any less crazy.’ With the slogan Whacko In & Loco Out, two metal gates welcome visitors—or are…

Paloma Proudfoot @ Soy Capitán

A History Of Scissors To work with scissors is a sensitive and potent moment: scissors are a tool that can be used both for destruction and production. Scissors are an instrument shared by tailors, surgeons and hairdressers; those charged with the responsibility of the dressing,…

Get some Headspace @ Ralphs curated by Juliane Duft

Bradley Davies, Pablo Schlumberger, Isabella Fürnkäs, Lena Anouk Philipp, Jasmin Werner, Isabella Fürnkäs, Christof Lötscher, Afi Barbut, Victor Payares, Paul Czerlitzki, Guillermo Federico Heinze „Carry Corders of the world unite. You have nothing to lose but your pre-recordings.” In his 1962 novel The Ticket That Exploded, William S. Burroughs imagines that the human body contains…

Martin Belou – Garde Fou

suspens nous sommes au bord du chemin à travers l’édaphon arcadi relate mouvement indicible rémanence de ses trajets enfouis puis rejetés à la surface un convive de pierre émergent d’une source pétrifiante une ligne sur laquelle sens cherche à se faire le seuil d’un trajet…

Hana Miletić – Materiale

Hana Miletić’s exhibition “Materiale” features an automated work, automated works manipulated by hand, a hand-woven work using the experience of automation for its production, hand-dyed works, both hand-woven and automated. Automated and manipulated. Miletić’s works evoke different traditions and practices of tangibility and care, spanning…

Pastoral Love @ Lucas Hirsch curated by Nils Alix-Tabeling

GLOSE In 18th century France, during the Enlightement, the politician, orator and philosopher, Mirabeau, who was afflicted with siphilis, a lisp, and a hateful father, wrote the Erotika Biblicon. In the chapter on bestiality, while absolutely conveniently repulsed by the idea of these desires and…

BNAG – Field Trip

All photos ©2019 by BNAG From January 18th to March 1st 2019, BNAG will transform the Functional Art Gallery into an open field. For their first solo exhibition, the designer duo invites you to take an appeasing walk through nature, accompanied by the smell of…

Superfacesurface: Malerei in Berlin #8 Kamilla Bischof

Eine Runde ums Haus joggen und schnell zurück in die Kabine. Die kalten Pfoten vor dem Ofen wärmen. Motivation, hell erwacht. Das heißt, buddeln bis zum Tortenboden! Danach in einer Illustrierten blättern. Die neuen Looks studieren. Pure Zeitverschwendung; Keine Ahnung was die nächste Saison mit…

ALBIN LOOSTROÖM – DER MOTTENRAT / THE MOTH COUNCIL

The presence of pests is like violence, but their disappearance is another kind of immeasurable aggression—unremarkable and catastrophic. If they’re successful in their species, creatures fade into the concrete logic of the city. Otherwise, they’re a plague. In Biblical times, the Egyptian plagues brought psychological…

Body in Pieces @ KAI10

Monica Bonvicini, Leda Bourgogne, Mariechen Danz, Nadira Husain, Jens Pecho, Lili Reynaud-Dewar, Ryan Trecartin The artists of Body in Pieces dedicate themselves to the human body as a focal point at which pressing queries coincide, concerning the technological and social conditions of human existence, for…

Johannes Bendzulla #SpontexMandala

“Did you know that coloring helps you to relax?” This is the question faced by Spontex customers who have bought household gloves from them, and are now holding the enclosed mandala card to color in and collect. For the keen colors among its customers, Spontex…

Bienvenue en Corse – Benvenutu in Corsica

Pictures by Manuel Fahrer Bromance on the french island of Corsica. Crushed toast bread, carrots, some fennel and canned sardines. The sausage set aside for tomorrow. Eating silently; thinking. One or two shriveled plums. Spitting out the fruit stones. Once the headlamp has been mounted, a…

Igor Hosnedl – Hundred litres of diet ink

Pictures by Otto Felber Igor Hosnedl’s creatures are bread in test tubes and greenhouses – if possible without sugar but not completely without additives. Images the size of posters with floral patterns and shiny surfaces and vases containing flowers sitting atop pastel colored side tables merge…