FRIENDS WITH BOOKS: ART BOOK FAIR BERLIN 2018
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin (Rieckhallen)
Friends with Books: Art Book Fair Berlin features 200+ international artists and art publishers and their art and art books, accompanied by public programmes including lectures, book presentations, panel discussions, performances and art installations . The fair is free and open to the public.
On Disappearance and Appearance — The Ephemeral in Photography
Alfred Ehrhardt Stiftung | Auguststr. 75 | 10117 Berlin | 30. Juni - 9. September 2018
HOUSING THE HUMAN
Demanio Marittimo KM-278 (ITA), Housing the Human Conference, Berlin (DEU), 4th Istanbul Design Biennale (TUR), Copenhagen Architecture Festival (DNK), Z33, Hasselt (BEL),
What might it mean to house the human—today and in the future? As an interdisciplinary collaboration, Housing the Human seeks to provide an answer to such questions of social cohesion, in a way that is not merely theoretical, but also concrete and tangible.
Sieverding – Palermo
Haus der Kunst | Cantieri Culturali Alla Zisa, Via Paolo Gili, 90135 Palermo | 16.06. - 04.11.2018
Urban development, public spaces, migration and integration are the key themes of this year's Manifesta in Palermo. Themes that Katharina Sieverding has also grappled with. Political statements in large format have become her trademark. 14 works can be seen in Palermo for the first time.
XXIV. ROHKUNSTBAU: Achtung – Mind the Gap
Schloss Lieberose | Schlosshof 3 | 15868 Lieberose | 30.06. - 09.09.2018
XXIV. ROHKUNSTBAU brings sociopolitical and cultural cleavages into view. Curator Mark Gisbourne has invited international artists to look into ways of developing artistic positions beyond the one-sided, the “modern”, and the questionable understanding of “tradition” that prevails.
Novo Mesto | Slovenia | 30 July – 4 August
Since its reconceptualization in 2014, Fotopub – a Slovenian festival led by young artists and curators – has become an established international platform that promotes, stimulates, and develops the freshest artistic activity across contemporary arts and cultures.
Jochen Gerz: THE WALK – NOT A RETROSPECTIVE
Lehmbruck Museum | Düsseldorfer Straße 51 | 47049 Duisburg | 23. September 2018 - 5. Mai 2019
This exhibition is neither an exhibition nor will it take place in the museum: THE WALK, a 100- metre path, takes visitors along the iconic glass front of the museum, where they can read a text that interweaves the artist’s life and works with eight decades of contemporary history.
Yamamoto Masao – Microcosmos Macrocosmos
Alfred Ehrhardt Stiftung | Auguststr. 75 | 10117 Berlin | 15.09. - 23.12.18
For the exhibition at the Alfred Ehrhardt Foundation, Yamamoto is creating a wall installation that inconspicuously integrates selected works by Alfred Ehrhardt.
POLYPHON - Artistic positions in the Viehof Collection
Langen Foundation | Raketenstation Hombroich 1, 41472 Neuss | 15.04. - 19.08.2018
The exhibition POLYPHON brings together works by six artists represented in the Viehof Collection: Thomas Houseago, Kimsooja, Danh Vo, Marijke van Warmerdam, Corinne Wasmuht, and David Zink Yi.
Hello World. Revising a Collection
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart | Invalidenstraße 50-51, 10557 Berlin | 28.04.– 26.08.2018
"Hello World. Revising a Collection" is a critical inquiry into the collection of the Nationalgalerie and its predominantly Western focus
Märkisches Museum | Berlin
Märkisches Museum | Berlin | 10. Juni 2018
Märkisches Museum Berlin presents its new permanent exhibition BerlinZEIT– Geschichte kompakt and takes its visitors on a timetravel through the most important chapters of the city's history.
Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen (Innovationen! Zukunft als Ziel)
Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen | Seestraße 22 | 88045 Friedrichshafen | 18.05. - 04.11.18
RuhrKunstMuseen | North Rhine-Westphalia
Ruhrkunstmuseen | Nordrhein-Westphalen | Mai - Sep 2018
17 museums - 17 cities - over 100 artistic positions - one topic: On occasion of its ten year anniversary and the end of coal mining in Germany the RuhrKunstMuseen are showing a special exhibition revolving all around art and coal.
Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen (Eigentum verpflichtet. Eine Kunstsammlung auf dem Prüfstand)
Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen | Seestraße 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen | 04.05.2018 - 03.02.2019
Is that looted art? The question being asked by the Zeppelin Museum in regards of their own collection.
ACTS OF LIGHT. MACK & GOETHE
Goethe Museum | Jacobistraße 2, 40211 Düsseldorf | 04.03.-30.09.2018
The Goethe-Museum Düsseldorf explores the relationship between the work of Heinz Mack and the ideas and thinking of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Light and color and their interactions are central themes in the works of painter and sculptor Heinz Mack. Goethe also studied these phenomena.
Kiasma Commission by Kordelin: Maija Luutonen
Kiasma | Mannerheiminaukio 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland | 09.02.-29.7.2018
Kiasma Commission by Kordelin is a new Finnish concept for promoting and producing contemporary art. Centring around the production of one project every year, the concept aims to provide international exposure for one selected Finnish artist. The project is funded by the Alfred Kordelin Foundation.
INTERNATIONAL LIGHT ART AWARD 2019
Centre for International Light Art Unna | Lindenplatz 1 | 59423 Unna Germany
The International Light Art Award (ILAA) is entering its third round. The Centre for International Light Art in Unna and the innogy Stiftung are calling for applications for the only award for international light art worldwide. Participants are invited to submit their concepts by 16 September 2018.
PERSPEKTIVE 2018 - FRENCH- GERMAN FUND FOR CONTEMPORARY ART AND ARCHITECTURE
PERSPEKTIVE is a French-German fund for contemporary art and architecture created by the Bureau des arts plastiques of the Institut français Germany with the aim of intensifying cooperation between the two countries