Events

Illustration: Nicola Napoli

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
TASCHEN Store Cheeky Book & Porn Star Martini Party
18:00h
Party

TASCHEN Store Cheeky Book & Porn Star Martini Party

Charlottenburg’s TASCHEN Store will open itself to a very Berlin blowout. This adult themed event, aimed at celebrating the naughtiest of the publishing house’s books, is one that Berliners will definitely able to tackle. Location: TASCHEN, Schlüterstrasse 39, 10629 Berlin.

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The Whisper of the Jaguar with English Subtitles
19:00h
Movie

The Whisper of the Jaguar with English Subtitles

Sebastian*e, a queer artist, penetrates herself with a cob in a transparent cornfield, not knowing how close she is to death. Her sister Ana, a punk girl from the city, follows her steps carrying her ashes through the Amazon, on a journey which turns out to be a liberating spiritual search. Location: IL KINO, Nansenstrasse 22, 12047 Berlin.

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Talk: Using Positive Psychology to Design Online Media
19:30h
Talk

Talk: Using Positive Psychology to Design Online Media

Frederik Görtelmeyer not only creates alternatives with his app Rohpost, but also talks about how we can use social media differently. Location: Blogfabrik, Oranienstraße 185, 10999 Berlin.

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Thursday, June 21, 2018
3 Years Blogfabrik - Fête de la Blogfabrik
18:00h
Event

3 Years Blogfabrik - Fête de la Blogfabrik

For our third birthday, we invite the collective of the Blogfabrik to a unique midsummer event. We want to celebrate and network with you with a cool drink in the courtyard. Location: Blogfabrik, Oranienstraße 185, 10999 Berlin.

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Opening: Where Love is Illegal by Robin Hammond
19:00h
Art

Opening: Where Love is Illegal by Robin Hammond

For several years, the photographer Robin Hammond traveled through countries where LGBTI people are persecuted and threatened. This resulted in hundreds of portraits of people who – openly or secretly – have to defend their identity anew every day, often at risk to life and limb. Location: F3 - freiraum für fotografie, Waldemarstraße 17, 10179 Berlin.

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Brujas & Technochamanas – Feminist Visions of Technoshamanism
19:30h
Movie

Brujas & Technochamanas – Feminist Visions of Technoshamanism

The program consists of a video essay and five video works that reflect on shaman or witchcraft uses of images, visions, and sound as kinds of wisdom that escape scientific corsets. Location: Wolf, Weserstraße 59, 12045 Berlin.

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Science of Signs I: Lights & Vessels
20:00h
Event

Science of Signs I: Lights & Vessels

We are happy to invite you to the upcoming performances of Lights & Vessels in Berlin! The performances will take place in the brand new space for arts in Berlin “TBuK” Location: Heidestraße 50, 10557 Berlin.

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Requiem for a piece of meat | Daniel Hellmann
20:00h
Performance

Requiem for a piece of meat | Daniel Hellmann

Requiem for a Piece of Meat examines the material of meat beyond commonly agreed hierarchies and body economies. Under the direction of Daniel Hellmann a group of dancers, vocalists, and pigs started to unravel the traditional order of bodily functions and assignments. Location: Ballhaus Ost Pappelallee 15, 10437 Berlin.

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Friday, June 22, 2018
Berlin Midsommar Festival 2018
16:00h
Party

Berlin Midsommar Festival 2018

During the day we'll have tons of flowers for you to prepare our own midsommar wreath, we'll dance the legendary Små Grodorna around the maypole and get your circulation going by taking a dip in our refreshing pool. Location: Urban Spree, Revaler Str. 99 (corner Warschauer Str. x Revaler Str.), 10245 Berlin.

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18:00h
Art

"New Women" by Yang Fudong

A stunning 5-channel video installation from the Wemhöner Collection for the first time in Berlin! Last exhibition before the summer break with BBQ in the backyard! Location: Sexauer Gallery, Streustraße 90, 13086 Berlin.

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Cruising in High Heels (English/Spanish with German Subs)
18:00h
Movie

Cruising in High Heels (English/Spanish with German Subs)

What begins as a documentary film about a dancer slowly transforms into a performance for the camera that plays with the in-between, with the masculine-feminine and with the appropriation of spaces and expectations that are projected onto the protagonist. Location: Studio Я, Hinter dem Gießhaus 2, 10117 Berlin.

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STAUB XXL Party
23:59h
Party

STAUB XXL Party

A party where lineups are a thing of the past and techno is left to its devices narrating a musical journey. A party where the audience gives in to the surprise of uncertainty, carried by carefully selected artists and newcomers. Location: ://about party, Markgrafendamm 24c, 10245 Berlin.

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Saturday, June 23, 2018
Italian Street Food Festival
10:00h
Event

Italian Street Food Festival

Italian Street Food Festival is the event to celebrate the best Italian street food in Berlin, an opportunity not to be missed to taste delicious Italian specialties! Location: OSTHAFEN, Alt Stralau 1-2, 10245 Berlin.

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Plant Swap Party
12:00h
Event

Plant Swap Party

Start propagating your plants it's time for our next plant swap party! Location: Allerstraße 11, 12049 Berlin.

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18:00h
Movie

"The Whisper of the Jaguar" with German Subtitles

The Whisper of the Jaguar is a queerpunk-roadmovie, set in a region of the Amazon, that explores indigenous knowledge – and trance-states triggered by medicinal plants. The protagonist Ana, who carries the ashes of her late brother, a kuir (queer)-activist, with her, gains access to the memories and traumas of her ancestors and must confront her own preconceptions of indigeneity, ego, and death in today’s Brazilian political landscape. Location: Studio Я, Hinter dem Gießhaus 2, 10117 Berlin.

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Mad Kate | The Tide
20:30h
Music

Mad Kate | The Tide

The performance artist Mad Kate and the multi-instrumentalist Tide of Sound present works from their tonally conceptual world. In their album ALIVEness, they dive into the question of what it means for others to be “alive in our life“ Location: Studio Я, Hinter dem Gießhaus 2, 10117 Berlin.

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LAST DAYS of Britney 2.0
23:59h
Party

LAST DAYS of Britney 2.0

It's Britney Bitch! Our butterfly is reborn. She definitely had her last days but now she is back, healthier and fitter than ever. Who else could deserve a Last Days of rebirth more than Britney Spears? Location: Backyard, Gitschiner Str. 22, 10969 Kreuzberg, Berlin.

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Monday, June 25, 2018
Loosen Tongues Bar Night by FvF and Diageo
19:00h
Event

Loosen Tongues Bar Night by FvF and Diageo

The fourth edition of our Loosen Tongues Bar night series is dedicated to storytelling. Jessica J. Lee reads from her writing debut "Turning", a memoir on swimming Berlin lakes to explore the natural history of freshwater and deal with loss and identity. Location: Freunde von Freunden, Glogauer Str. 2, 10999 Berlin.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018
WHOLE | United Queer Festival - Warm Up
19:00h
Event

WHOLE | United Queer Festival - Warm Up

The collectives behind this year’s WHOLE Festival will gather for a night of family-style BBQ in the garden of ://aboutblank. This meet & greet will be the first time the Berlin-based collectives come together to share a taste of the music & performance. Location: ABOUT BLANK, Markgrafendamm 24c, 10245 Berlin.

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Friday, June 29, 2018
Modern Love: Andy Stott + Demdike Stare w/ Michael England
18:30h
Music

Modern Love: Andy Stott + Demdike Stare w/ Michael England

Funkhaus Berlin is proud to announce that Andy Stott and Demdike Stare will be performing live in Studio 1. Top Level Artists Changing Your Perception! Location: Funkhaus, Nalepastraße 18, 12459 Berlin.

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ThE FACE WithIN Video Installation and Live Performance
19:30h
Event

ThE FACE WithIN Video Installation and Live Performance

Berlin-based artist Johanna Keimeyer shows projections of her own body and those of her counterpart with clustered video screens. In her work, she illustrates the visualization of feelings, perceptions and their limits. Location: Uferstudios Für Zeitgenössischen Tanz Uferstr. 8/23, 13357 Berlin.

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