Group Show in Berlin

Nothing´s gonna change my world?

13 August – 5 September 2021
non-profit gallery: gr_und,
Seestr. 49, 13347 Berlin

Daniel Hahn and Johannes Mundinger, from Raum www, have asked 230 artists four questions each, to create a picture of how visual artists have come through the pandemic – so far – and what their predictions are for the future, in relation to art.

The answers form the interactive exhibition, opening on 13 August 2021 at gr_und, Seestr. 49, 13347 Berlin. 

Accompanying the exhibition is a catalogue depicting all the answers, with a foreword by Laura Helena Wurth and a greeting by Berlin’s Senator for Culture Klaus Lederer.

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270 pages, with cardboard cover, printed by Druckhaus Sportflieger in Berlin. 

Supported by Neustart Kultur, the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, BBK Bundesverband.

About two thirds of the artists interviewed live in Berlin. About 130 are female*, about 100 male*. The answers are German or English, depending on the artist.

All artists can be found at www.raumwww.de, a playful online archive that has been collecting exhibitions and cultural projects that had to be cancelled, postponed or closed due to the pandemic since the beginning of the first lockdown in 2020.

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In this Dropbox folder you can find further information regarding exhibitoin, catalogue and Raum www. (https://www.dropbox.com/sh/xk7twgunl8sh1hy/AAAbh2n2MSlotDiRWVTPB25pa?dl=0)

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So the focus is less on artistic works and more on answering the four questions:

1 How much were you affected by the lockdowns and how did you deal with the situation?

2 How has your work situation and working method changed as a result?

3 How do you assess the changes for art and the art world?

4 What impact do you think the pandemic has had on the importance of art for society?

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Participating artists:

Marion Fink, Anna Fiegen, Marie Athenstaedt, Tom Król, Birte Bosse, Ida Kammerloch, Friederike Feldmann, Aneta Kajzer, Eva Gentner, Aaron Scheer, Sally Kindberg, Isabella Fürnkäs, Timur Lukas, Stine Deja, Dennis Kauzner, Helena Münch, Linus Rauch, Moritz Neuhoff, p 26 Johannes Daniel, Charlie Stein, Katya Quel Elizarova, Pablo Benzo, Lenia Hauser, p 26 Kristiane Kegelmann, Lukasz Furs, Robert Westphal & Laurent Wians, Klub 7, Max Freund, Daniel Hölzl, Dagmara Genda, Antoanetta Marinov, Ursula Döbereiner, Ruppe Koselleck, Marvin Ketteniss, Daniel Karrer, Johannes Mundinger, Markus Butkereit, Kristopher Raos, Gabriele Herzog, Ellen Akimoto, Winnie Seifert, Nathalie Franz & Alexander Suvorov, Olga Jakob, J.A. Kennedy, Maria Schumacher, Tristan Schulze, Daniel Man, Susanne Bonowicz, Christian August, Shira Orion, Agne Juodvalkyte, Anna Nezhnaya, Tim Cierpiszewski, Iakovos Volkov, Lucien Murat & Charles Torris, Nelio Riga, Kevin Lüdicke, Frédéric Platéus, Christian Bär, Guy Eytan, Beate Köhne, Lukas Luzius Leichtle, Olivia Malena Vidal, Tabea Borchardt, Christian Gode, Justyna Janetzek, Tomislav Topic, Nicky Hodge, Bram Braam, Sabine Wild, Nural Moser, Isabelle Borges, Elfi Greb, Andrew Hart, Anne Wölk, Tobias Wenzel, Valentina Murabito, Georgia Krawiec, Christian Selva Huygens, Martin Knigge, Tim Trantenroth, Sebastian Menzke, Ophelia Beckmann, Uta Pütz, Manuel Kirsch, Albert Coers, Danni Pantel, Ute Faber, Christoph Rode, Peer Kriesel, Jochen Mühlenbrink, Stephan Jäschke, Oliver Thie, Catherine Seher & Sergio Femar, Kay Yoon, Anna Ehrenstein, Emma Adler, Oskar Rink, Daniel Hahn, Jenny Brosinki, Yagmur Ruzgar & Ozan Akkoyun, Sebastian Haas, Thorben Eggers, 44 Flavours, Ludwig Schult, Mario Weinberg, Obisk Premier, Aaron Bezzina, Nina Neumaier, Stan Van Steendam, Dennis Rudolph, Iaroslav Kusch, Emily Hunt, Przemek Pyszczek, Elisa Alberti, Armin Rohr, Andrea Carpita, Isa Melsheimer, Pedro Ruxa, Constanze Kreiser, Antonius Kho, Luc Demissy, Sandra Meisel, Tim Jungmann, Steve Braun, Marie-Fleur Lefebvre, Clement Mancini, Betül Aksu, Mikos Meininger, Kristin Albrecht, Matten Vogel, Elvira Akzigitova, Claudia De La Torre, Sissy Schneider, Maja Tika Hürst, Jeroen Erosie, Pia Krajewski, Eva Dittrich, Brisa Noronha, Olya Bazilevich, Martina Moon Zelenika, Darja Linder, Silvia Noronha, Ray Ewing, Coco Bergholm, Luise Marchand, Anna-Lena Meisenberg, Lisa Tiemann, Johannes Bosisio, Nils Leimkühler, Karl Kowalke, Anna Steinert, Tobias Kappel, Lexia Hachtmann, Claude Blo Ricci, Sascha Missfeldt, Matthias Reinmuth, Leonid Keller, Tomoko Mori, Elisabeth Sonneck, Marco Goldenstein, Judith Milz, Gin Bahc, Katarina Baumann, Antonia Stoyke, Catherine Rose Evans, Miriam Rose Gronwald, Andrea Karch, Alizée Gazeau, Istihar Kalach, Enrico Bach, Anina Brisolla, Michelle Jezierski, Kathrin Ganser, Mirsini Artakianou, Christiane Behr, Solweig De Barry, Jan-Hendrik Brinkmann, Darja Shatalova, Robert Šalanda, Lukáš Machalický, Annelies Kamen, Maja Behrmann, Dave Grossmann, Juliane Tübke, Clemens Behr, Anna-Clara Stahl, Giulia Siviero, Björn Streeck, Teresa Mayr, Leo Elia Jung, Susanne Schmitt, Anna Gille, Lisa Marie Schmitt, Toni Mauersberg, Eva Pedroza, Manuel Stehli, Fabian Warnsing, Yasmin Bassir, Julie Legouez, Studio Offbeat, Annabelle Agbo-Godeau, Laurentius Sauer, Moritz Lindur, Antonia Rodrian, Anisia Affek, Sophia Uckmann, Paula Valenzuela Antunez, Gal Sherizly & Nhu Huynh, Max Neumann, Marta Djourina, Fette Sans, Johanna Schlegel, Jane Garbert, Sophia Domagala, Lotta Bartoschewski, Katy Hundertmark, Xavi Ceerre, Ella Becker, Jana Mertens, Verena Issel, Ida Lawrence, Duncan Passmore, Blazej Rusin

Background:

Raum www is an online archive collecting exhibitions and cultural projects that had to be cancelled, postponed or closed due to the pandemic.

It was founded at the beginning of the first lockdown in March 2020, by Berlin based artists Daniel Hahn and Johannes Mundinger: 

A hierarchy-free surface that can be scrolled in all directions (comparable to Google Maps), shows a picture of each artist’s work, that can be zoomed in to full screen. A pop-up menu informs about the artist, the work and the exhibition.

The accompanying instagram account features various artists with single posts and updates on openings that can and could take place. 

In addition to collecting cancelled exhibitions, Raum www also organise some by itself.

After an exhibition in a park (Auerpark, June 2020), in a gallery in Berlin-Mitte (Galerie Neurotitan, October 2020), in the shop window of a Neukölln project space (HilbertRaum December 2020), a touring exhibition that was raffled off to private households („Hausarbeit“ March to May 2021), Nothing’s gonna change my world? is the fifth exhibition under the virtual roof of Raum www.

www.raumwww.de