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mono.punkt #43: FRIENDS WITH BOOKS 2018 / BERLIN

It is that time of the year again, autumn that is, when Friends with Books come strolling around the corner, with the latest coolest prettiest books and magazines tucked casually under their arm. Yes indeed, opening tonight at glorious Hamburger Bahnhof: Friends with Books Art Book Fair Berlin for a weekend of printed matter fixation. [...]

TELE

Our very first cover star Carsten Nicolai’s new tele double laser quantum installation at Berlinische Galerie.

MEDITATION ON WAGE LABOUR AND THE DEATH OF THE ALBUM

‘Art Is unavoidably work,’ says Terre Thaemlitz, cover star of our deeply irritating issue #39, and this Saturday, it looks like s/he is going to put in some overtime: as part of Berlin’s annual maerzmusik festival hosted by Berliner Festspiele, Thaemlitz will perform live his/her 30 hour-opus Soullessness, timed after the maximum capacity of an [...]

MONO.PUNKT #36: FRIENDS WITH BOOKS 2016

Books with friends. Art with books. Coffee with croissants. Gossip with soul. Winter with sun. Christmas with presents. mono with kultur. Friends with books. Opening tomorrow night, until Sunday.
Friends with books
Art Book Fair Berlin
Hamburger Bahnhof Berlin
9–11 December 2016
Facebook Event

IT’S ABOUT NEW MATERIAL

Michelberger hotel has a reputation of putting on impromptu concerts on their premises, and they are taking it one step farther next weekend: collaborating with the truly stunning Funkhaus Berlin, they have organised a festival of musical surprises, ranging from classical to punk – 85 artists and counting, including unfamiliar names as well as indie [...]

THIS HAPPENED AND IS IN MY LIFE

Do not miss: mighty Chris Johanson from bright and sunny Los Angeles coming over for his first exhibition in Berlin, like, ever. Curated by our friend Aaron Rose for his exhibition series The Conversation.
Chris Johanson
Imperfect Reality with Figures and Challenging Abstraction
17 September – 23 December 2016

The Conversation
Potsdamer Straße 68
3rd Courtyard
10785 Berlin

INTRODUCING: VERDEQ

Congratulations: tomorrow sees the launch, after two years of preparation, of Verdeq, a new label for bags made from high-tech convertible fabric. Smart idea, smart apparel: Verdeq was co-founded by our very own long-time editor Florian Rehn, with the identity and art direction, needless to say, designed by mono.studio.
Launch of Verdeq
Preview: Friday, 09. September 2016, [...]

SUNSPELLED

Stores need to be more than stores these days to compete with the global ease of online shopping, resulting in ubiquitous ‘concept stores’ trying to establish a social space, to varying success. Enter Sunspel, the British heritage brand excelling in the perfect t-shirt, who open their new store in Berlin with an exhibition by romantic [...]

BERLIN GALLERY WEEKEND #03: WHITE CIRCLE

Another 20 year-anniversary, by our friends at Raster-Noton, celebrated with the sound installation White Circle at Berghain. Congrats!

BERLIN GALLERY WEEKEND #02: LODOWN 100

Congratulations to our friends at Lodown for their 100th (& final) issue. Over two decades of independent publishing… chapeau!