Louisa Elderton

Julia’s Child

The 10th anniversary of the Julia Stoschek Collection

June 2017 BERLIN

SOMETIMES THE UNIVERSE throws you a curveball. Like at the ten-year anniversary exhibition of the Julia Stoschek Collection in Düsseldorf, where, standing in front of Ed Atkins and Simon Thompson’s SKY NEWS LIVE, a gripping newsfeed depicted… READ ON

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Sarah Sze

Copenhagen Contemporary

June 2017

American artist Sarah Sze’s immersive installation Timekeeper, 2016, renders time as a relative element that can be manipulated, layered, stalled, stretched, and compressed. You wander through what could be a mad scientist’s den, which takes… READ ON

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Berlin Blitz

The 2017 Gallery Weekend Berlin

May 2017 BERLIN

AT THE START OF Gallery Weekend Berlin late last month, I found myself sprinting through the streets of Neukölln. This might come as no surprise—after all, we’re in the middle of 2017’s art marathon. But this was different, and having run … READ ON

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Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg

Lisson Gallery | London

April 2017

References to sex pervade the culture, yet the intricacies of sexuality are deeply private. With their current exhibition here, “Who Am I to Judge, or, It Must be Something Delicious,” Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg upend this space with a… READ ON

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Quarter Pounder

The 25th anniversary of the Kunst-Werke

December 2016 BERLIN

YOU WOULD BE HARD-PRESSED to find anyone who dresses up in Berlin—a heel over two inches, a shade that isn’t some variation of black. So the fundraiser gala a fortnight back to mark twenty-five years of Berlin’s Kunst-Werke Institute for … READ ON

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“The Others”

KÖNIG GALERIE | St. Agnes

December 2016

With this curatorial presentation, after having been selected to curate the 2017 Istanbul Biennial, Elmgreen & Dragset are cementing their identity as artist-curators. Occupying a former Catholic church, the exhibition directly responds to … READ ON

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Patrick Goddard

ALMANAC

December 2016

A giant spider is trapped under a glass, its legs feeling around for a way out; someone talks about a nest of baby pigeons, bleached and discarded in a black garbage bag. These are two of the disturbing images from Patrick Goddard’s … READ ON

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Augustas Serapinas

Emalin

October 2016

Over the past twenty years, gentrification has been slowly but surely consuming East London. Local communities are often forced to relocate due to increasing rent. Augustas Serapinas’s current exhibition highlights this problem. The artist … READ ON

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Sofia Leiby

Kimmerich

October 2016

Sometimes the insecurity of youth is palpable: Who am I? What do people think of me – of my art? With her first solo exhibition in Germany, “The Making of a Beyonder,” Sofia Leiby exposes this uncertainty and critiques the anxiety associated… READ ON

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Alphabet City

The 5th Berlin Art Week

September 2016 BERLIN

AFTER A SUMMER of near-arctic temperatures in Berlin, the sun and art world simultaneously sprang back into action in early September, as an Indian summer guided us into the Art Berlin Contemporary (abc) fair and countless concurrent exhibitions:… READ ON

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