Berliner Festspiele will launch the Jazzfest Berlin 2019 on 31 October with a transatlantic cooperation – Anthony Braxton’s “Sonic Genome”. The complete programme for Jazzfest Berlin 2019 has now been published, the advance ticket sale has started.
In the light of the Hong Kong protests, the series gathers emblematic documentaries and feature film about the city and its inhabitants which help to understand why Hong Kong is a portent of many of the challenges contemporary democracies are facing today .
Mariano Pensotti / Grupo Marea Theatre 16, 17, 20, 22, 23 & 24 November 2019
For six hours, spectators move through the fictional Argentinian village Diamante and connect the scenes together that are being performed in parallel at different locations into a play of their own: A unique form of Gesamtkunstwerk combining acting, installation and music.
The exhibition “Garden of Earthly Delights” sees over 20 international artists using the space of the garden as a metaphor for the state of the world, in an exploration of the complexities of our chaotic and increasingly precarious present.
Wu Tsang: There is no nonviolent way to look at somebody
Until 12 January 2020
Wu Tsang’s solo exhibition “There is no nonviolent way to look at somebody” presents films in dialogue with her sculptural practice, working with the interaction of glass, light and text, and including a new stained glass commission conceived for the Gropius Bau.
“Walking Through Walls” marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, one of the most symbolic events of the 20th century, interrogating the experience of vulnerability and anxiety caused by power structures that thrive on confinement and segregation.