On September 27 A4 Contemporary Arts Centre in Chengdu, China will host an artist talk about Eastern and Western artistic concepts in contemporary photography, called “The West is not bright, the East can be bright”.
The talk, initiated by the Chinese curator Yi Hong, will give opportunity to Chinese artists Mu Ge and Zhang Jin, the curator Xu Sheng, the American artist Oliver Herring, and the German photographer Fabian Hammerl to debate the presence of specifically Eastern/Western concepts in their work.
A4 Conteporary Arts Center, Luxetown 18# Section 2, Luxehills Boulevard, Shuangliu, Chengdu, China
Zhang Ji and Fabian Hammerl are also part of the workshop/exhibition in progress, ‘Can I ask you a personal question?‘ in the Art Museum of Sichuan University that will open on September 29.
68 Square Metres will be decamping to Hamburg to show three young and exciting Danish artists, Astrid Myntekær, David Stjernholm, and Jacob Jessen. Opening Friday 5 September, also open on Saturday and Sunday. Be sure to pop by, and to visit all the other guests from Copenhagen at many venues around HH – it’s all part of the City Link festival.
We are looking forward to celebrate the release of our first publication.
Date and time: 19th of July, 19 h
Akiko’s Japanese Store serves as a fitting venue to exhibit a selection of images from the book and of course the book itself. More about the book.
For more information check: www.akiko-japan.de
15th Japan Filmfest Hamburg starts tomorrow! About 100 Japanese films in 5 days in Hamburg from May 28th to the first of June 2014. All details here:www.jffh.de
Default Network’s first publication is out! The booklet contains photographic work by Fabian Hammerl, Kathrine Uldbaek Nielsen and Silke Storjohann, as well as a text by Christoper Sand-Iversen. All photos were taken throughout the year 2013 in Japan, New Zealand, Denmark, Portugal, Germany and France. The three travelled individually, subconsciously connected through shared ideas, driven by the artistic concept of the Dérive, leading them to extensive undirected excursions. More
From 22 – 30 November 68m2 Art Space and associated Default Network members will be in Hamburg taking part in the exhibition Kopenhagen in Hamburg at Gängerviertel. In keeping with the theme, 68m2 will be showing a small selection of works by some of the Danish artists the space has exhibited in its time, including Katrine Dirckinck-Holmfeld and Jacob Sikker Remin. We’ll also be joined by several members of PB43, the working collective in Copenhagen where 68m2 has its home. They’ll be providing the music at the party on the 30th… See more
New show by the art group FLOK, featuring works by Martin Thaulow, Ane Fabricius Christiansen, Jacob Sikker Remin, Jakob Stig Isaksen, Marthe Hjorth Jessen, Maj-Britt Zelmer, and Christopher Sand-Iversen. Open: Thursday – Sunday 13.00-18.00, 5 – 26 October.
Last week I found out about what is going in the Hamburg Oberhafen area. More
Lee Gamble, Helena Hauff and Conor Thomas in London!!!
Versus (DK) + guest exhibitors Morten Søndergaard and Katrine Villadsen: Meditations on a Hobby Horse Erling T. V. Klingenberg & Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir (IS): Make a Mountain Out of a Molehill