illustration: Nicola Napoli
As part of the 2016 Pictoplasma Festival Character Walk, from May 4-8, Merijn Hos and Guillaume Kashima present their work at SomoS, Kottbusser Damm 95, 10967 Berlin. Find out more about them at the FB-Event!
With GAIKA, Ben Jackson live and D.R.E.E.A with a DJ set! At Kantine am Berghain, Am Wriezener Bahnhof, 10243 Berlin.
Pictoplasma Welcome Party
And to start things off right, there is of course also a Welcome Party! "Hook up with familiar faces, make new buddies and get into character to the downbeat of FOG PUMA. The TRASHPUZZLE COLLECTIVE sets up their conveyor belt and video cameras – throw in your visuals or draw on the rotating paper reel to transform the upstairs studio into an ever-changing character kaleidoscope." Okay then! At ACUD MACHT NEU, Veteranenstraße 21, 10119 Berlin.
Performersion by re:publica
"re:publica TEN and the Performing Arts Programm (PAP) are working together to connect actors from digital culture with actors in the independent performing arts. On 5 and 6 May 2016, the Kühlhaus in Berlin-Kreuzberg will host the first “Performersion – Days of Performing & Immersive Arts”, powered by the Lotto Stiftung." At Kühlhaus Berlin, Luckenwalderstr.3, 10963 Berlin.
The festival for analogue photography is circling around the subject of manipulation shows international positions revolving around this topic in a group exhibition. At Siegfriedstraße 49-60, 10365 Berlin.
A Year Away from Home! "You probably know about the bonds between Keinemusik and the Stattbad crew. As we don’t want to go into the „how much we miss the Stattbad years“ la dee da (we do, though), we instead will look ahead and announce just this: on May 6th, the Stattbad folks and Keinemusik will team up once again to capture the impressive venue of Funkhaus" With Adam Port, &ME, Rampa, David Mayer, Reznik at Funkhaus Berlin, Nalepastraße 18-50, 12459 Berlin.
PunkteN°9 Stock Sales
"Saturday May 7th ushers in your monthly opportunity to buy bargain price unique-piece designer fashion items, sip on discounted cocktails, and nibble on some exotic finger food." At Sameheads Berlin, 12043 Berlin.
Neukölln Shopping Nacht #6
"Once again, Neukölln Shopping Nacht is back in the Kiez for the sixth edition! Your favourite local shops and hangouts are gathering together to offer the best shopping experience in the south side of town. Just like every NSN, our galleries, designers, vintage stores, bars & book shops will offer you special discounts, drinks, live music, dj sets and more" Obviously at Berlin-Neukölln!
"Explore new horizons. New People. New Spaces. For the first time, OXYT takes place in one of the last hidden spaces in the heart of Berlin. Two bunker-tunnels, arches and a maze of underground pathways are forming the scenery of the night." At Greifswalderstr. 23a, 10405 Berlin.