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Our House in the City

New Urban Homes and Architecture

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The Outsiders

New Outdoor Creativity

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New Urban Homes and Architecture

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International Weird Collage Show

The Invisible Dog Art Center, Brooklyn
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014

Curated by Ruben B, Max-o-matic and Charles Wilkin, the International Weird Collage Show celebrates its 8th edition and US debut at The Invisible Dog Art Center this Saturday.

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Andrea & Paolo Ventura—Dreams

First Joint Exhibition
Posted by Gestalten—03/2014

Frankfurt's DIE GALERIE presents the first joint exhibition of the Italian twin brothers Andrea and Paolo Ventura. Although they're devoted to different media, Andrea as a painter and illustrator while Paolo as a photographer, they share a common fascination for certain topics.

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Sculptures, Leftovers and Documentation

Brad Downey at Berlin's Haus am Lützowplatz
Posted by Gestalten—03/2014

With the element of surprise firmly on his side, the American artist Brad Downey creates powerful interventions that visually disrupt the routine of our urban perceptions.

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The Age of Collage

at Feinkunst Krüger in Hamburg
Posted by Gestalten—03/2014

For those who couldn't visit our collage exhibition at Gestalten Space in Berlin, here's your second chance.

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Stephan Doitschinoff in Japan

JUREMA PRETA, Opening on Feb 28
Posted by Gestalten—02/2014

DIESEL Art Gallery and Gestalten proudly announce the opening of JUREMA PRETA,

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Rómulo Celdrán

Solo Exhibition in New York
Posted by Gestalten—02/2014

Running from now through April 12, Spanish artist Rómulo Celdrán's new solo exhibition is on view at the New York's Hasted Kraeutler Gallery. 

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50 Years of Hell

Mark Jenkins / Carlos Aires / Nikita Kadan
Posted by Gestalten—01/2014

On the occasion of Munich's anual security conference, the art organization Positive Propaganda has invited three prestigious artists to showcase their socially critical works.

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Art & Arcade

An Exhibition by Alain Bieber
Posted by Gestalten—01/2014

Pong, Space Invaders, Pac-Man, and Donkey Kong are classics from the heyday of electronic video games when arcade video machines spreaded over Europe and the US during the 1970s and 1980s. Alain Bieber has now introduced a contemporary version of such a penny arcade at Basel's House of Electronic Arts.

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John Stezaker

Resonating Nostalgic Lyricism
Posted by Angie—12/2013

In an image-saturated world, British collage artist John Stezaker rather creates more with less.

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Backjumps Christmas Special 2013

at Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien
Posted by Gestalten—12/2013

Backjumps is back! The exhibition format for urban communication and aesthetics returns with a Christmas special this year. And this is just a foretaste on what is to come next year when Backjumps celebrates its 20 years of exhibition making.

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DRUCK BERLIN

Screen Print Festival 2013
Posted by Gestalten—12/2013

This month, Berlin will let print artists' hearts beat faster. The DRUCK BERLIN festival, opening throughout the December weekends, has invited the most prolific international printers to share their knowledge and skills with the public at Stattbad Wedding.

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A Taste of Munch

Outdoor Exhibition in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Edvard Munch's birth. As the celebration is not limited to his home country Norway, exhibitions worldwide pay tribute to the great forerunner of expressionism.

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Christoph Niemann Solo Exhibition

at Galerie Max Hetzler
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Looking back onto its fourty years of exhibition making, Berlin's Galerie Max Hetzler invited graphic designer, author and illustrator Christoph Niemann to showcase a series of new silkcreen prints that comment on the gallery's history and artwork represented by it.

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Weekend of Graphics

Kupferstichkabinett Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Graphic collections throughout Germany open their doors with a special program this weekend.

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The Age of Collage

A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Collage
Posted—10/2013

With The Age of Collage, Gestalten Space presents its first international group exhibition on contemporary collage since its opening show Cutters Edges in 2011.

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Better to Reign in Hell, Than Serve in Heaven

Jen Ray Exhibiting at Haus am Lützowplatz
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

Jen Ray's first institutional solo exhibition can now be seen at Haus am Lützowplatz in Berlin. On show are her large-format colored drawings that transport viewers into a surreal universe where Amazonian women rule, militants move across dystopian landscapes, and magic spaces are occupied by rebels and provocateurs. 

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Pablo Picasso.

Women, Bulls, Old Masters
Posted by Angie—09/2013

Staged in Berlin’s Kupferstichkabinett, the new exhibition Women, Bulls, Old Masters is a must-see for anyone who think to know the Spanish master: Pablo Picasso. In this video, contemporary artist Jonas Burgert and curator Anita Beloubek-Hammer share their personal views on Picasso with us to celebrate this benchmark event: “There’s one time when every artist looks at Picasso again.”

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Hello World!

Aram Bartholl at Kunstverein Kassel
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013

Aram Bartholl's first institutional solo exhibition Hello World! features new pieces together with pivotal work from his existing oeuvre.

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The Berlin World Improvement Machine

A project by Friedrich von Borries
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013

Working across mutiple disciplines, Friedrich von Borries is an architect, an author, and a curator. Recently, he declared to revive a historical project that aims at fostering the belief in art and science as world-improving forces.

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Carnevale—An Exhibition by Andrea Ventura

Posted—08/2013

As our contribution to the city’s fall art season, Gestalten is proud to present a solo show by Berlin-based painter Andrea Ventura. The exhibition is called Carnevale, which is also the title of Ventura’s monograph that we recently published.

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"Und alle so yeah!"

Alain Bieber's Show on Vulgar Avantgarde
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013

Founder of rebel:art and co-editor of Art & Agenda, Alain Bieber has curated an exhibition that explores the role of internet memes and viral creativity.

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Linder Sterling

Dreams Come Glue
Posted by Angie—08/2013

Inspired by the Dada movement and simply fed up with the society of North England in 1976, the Liverpool-born artist Linder Sterling—featured in The Age of Collage—is known as a true master of collage.

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Germany at the Venice Biennale

The Making Of
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

A Deutsche Welle documentation film accompanied and unveiled the process of making the German Pavilion

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Symphonie Cinétique

Joachim Sauter & Ólafur Arnalds at MADE
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

The closing weekend of this interdisciplinary show at MADE is heralded by the release of a video presenting Joachim Sauter's (ART+COM) and Icelandic composer Ólafur Arnalds' artistic dialogue.

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Crossing Over

Solo Show by John Stezaker
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

Capitain Petzel Berlin currently showcases more than 40 new collages and three films by British artist John Stezaker.

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Edvard Munch 1863–1944

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

We are very delighted to have published the official German catalog of the Anniversary Exhibition Munch 150, initiated by

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Memory Palace

Exhibition at the V&A Museum
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

For the whole summer, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London stages a multi-dimensional exhibition experience related to the topic of memory.

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The Weird Show

An Exhibition of Collage
Posted by Gestalten—06/2013

After touring Europe and Latin America, the most vibrant collection of collage comes to Berlin for ten full days of exhibition, workshops and artist talks.

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Here

Symposium by It's Nice That
Posted by Gestalten—06/2013

On Friday, June 21, a vast array of the best practitioners and creative talents from the UK and abroad come together for a one-day festival of creativity.

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Sergei Sviatchenko at BDW

Exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

Invited by Belgrade Design Week, the on-going project Less by the Ukrainian-Danish artist Sergei Sviatchenko now travels to Serbia.

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Gestalten in Venice

Release of the German Pavilion's Official Catalog
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

The celebrated contemporary art exhibition La Biennale di Venezia 2013 opens this weekend!

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El Segundo. Instinctive Travels to the Hauptstadt

Exhibition Curated by Lukas Feireiss
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

Berlin: capitol of creativity, libertine playground of Europe. Is it truth or myth? A gift or a burden?

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Dan Witz

Light Star Express
Posted by Angie—05/2013

The masterful paintings of American artist Dan Witz transform everyday subjects into intimate hyper-realistic depictions of the banalities of life, allowing us to suspend our disbelief long enough to enter the fascinating world of art.

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Berlin.Status [2]

Exhibition at Künstlerhaus Bethanien
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

Berlin.Status [2] marks the second survey of new tendencies and trends in Berlin’s art scene, undertaken by the curators Sven Drühl and Christoph Tannert.

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Spontaneous Interventions

Design Actions for the Common Good
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

Spontaneous Interventions, the official U.S. presentation at the 13th International Architecture Exhibition at last year's Venice Biennale, now comes to the Chicago Cultural Center.

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Tobias Rehberger

Bar Oppenheimer
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

Last week, Tobias Rehberger opened a replica of his favorite Frankfurt bar in New York to coincide with the Frieze Art Fair.

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The RedBall Project

Next Stop: Lausanne
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

The RedBall is still rolling. Leaving behind a crowd of impressed Parisians, Kurt Perschke's project moves on to Lausanne, Switzerland in early July.

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Jerszy Seymour

The Universe Wants to Play Exhibition
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

Berlin-born product designer and artist Jerszy Seymour creates an environment that seems to give an insight into another person's brain.

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The Future of Museums

A Series of Public Conversations
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

Hosted by Superscript, HAO, and Neil Donnelly, a series of three public conversations investigates the future of museums.

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Carsten Nicolai

Exhibition at EIGEN + ART Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

EIGEN + ART showcases Nicolai's multi-media installation crt mgn.

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A Life in Illustration in the May issue of novum.

I am Dandy featured in the Spring issue of Gour-Med. "Elegant – eleganter – Dandy."

Gestalten Pavilion featured on Highsnobiety. "The selection is impressive and puts the store for us at the fore front of design concept stores in the city and beyond. (...) Simply put, the new Gestalten Pavilion might just be our favorite new store in Berlin."

"Das Prinzip Wildnis"—The Outsiders featured in Süddeutsche Zeitung's weekend edition and on Sueddeutsche.de.

Our House in the City and WorkScape in the April issue of raumbrand.

The Outsiders recommended by Outdoormind.

Pablo Picasso. Frauen, Stiere, Alte Meister featured in the April issue of WOMEN in Business.

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