Project Space
Xchange Festival


18.09.2015 – 20.09.2015

Library and reading group in the frame of the exchange project Cognitive Capitalism as Artificial Intelligence, Busy Constructing Itself. A collaboration between Archive Kabinett and Decad. Supported by Berlin Art Week and part of the Project Space Xchange Festival.

Judith Raum
eser


15.09.2015

Book launch with a conversation between the artist Judith Raum and art historian Sabeth Buchmann. eser is a comprehensive publication on Judith Raum’s work and includes essays by Sabeth Buchmann, Alexander García Düttman, Suzanne Marchand, and Iz Öztat.

Lieux de Mémoire
and Desire


05.09.2015 – 13.09.2015

Book launch of Maya Schweizer’s artist’s book with a conversation between the artist, Volker Pantenburg and Moritz Scheper. The publication was edited by Maya Schweizer and Moritz Scheper. A selection of the films featured in the book will be on view at Archive Kabinett.

Caitlin Berrigan
Unfinished State


07.08.2015 – 04.09.2015

Caitlin Berrigan’s exhibition and artist’s book stray from narratives of city-branding and surges of global capital that have caused waves of real estate development in Berlin and Beirut. The exhibition will be on display until september 4th and is part of the Project Space Festival.

JVE A
Books and lectures


28.07.2015

Presentation of a selection of books by Koen Brams, Sezgin Boynik, Cathleen Schuster/Marcel Dickhage, Bruno Besana, Gal Kirnm, Annette le Fort, Steven Corcoran, k.r.u.ž.o.k, and lecture by Jack Henri Fisher. By alumni and former director of the JVE Academie.

For Excellence
in Poetry


25.07.2015

Readings by Mirene Arsanios, Alex Cuff, and Sam Wilder. Artwork by Setareh Shahbazi. Whether with words or images, the authors’ work engages translation as a means of introducing foreignness within the self, rather than translating otherness to others.

Deimantas Narkevičius
Da Capo


20.07.2015 – 06.08.2015

Book Launch of Deimantas Narkevičius. Da Capo: Fifteen Films, a comprehensive overview of the filmmaker’s work. Conversation between the artist and Boris Buden. A selection of the films featured within the book are on view at Archive Kabinett from July 20 until August 6.

Trail by Natascha
Sadr Haghighian


04.07.2015

Resources installation and book presentation of Trail by Natascha Sadr Haghighian. A conversation will take place between the author, Ashkan Sepahvand, and Pola Sieverding. Trail is a project developed by Sadr Haghighian for the dOCUMENTA(13).

Drawing Room
Confessions


18.06.2015

Presentation of three new issues on Bruce McLean, Alexandre da Cunha, and Richard Wentworth. They are part of the series Drawing Room Confessions, in which for each book an artist is invited to play a game of conversation with interlocutors from different fields.

Regarding
Spectatorship


13.06.2015

Website and project launch Regarding Spectatorship curated by Boaz Levin and Marianna Liosi. Vera Tollman reads from Watching “Powers of Ten” in 2014 – Retro-futurism or a Blueprint for Same Old Power Structures? and Charles and Ray Eames’s Powers of Ten is screened.

Young Girl
Reading Group


07.06.2015

The YOUNG GIRL READING GROUP is not a gendered concept. There will be readings from the book Flesh and Stone by Richard Sennet. An event organised around feminist inspired theory and fiction, and an interest in technology-driven emancipation.

Summer Winter East
West by Martin Beck


05.06.2015

A presentation by Martin Beck. In conjunction with the release of the publication Summer Winter East West by Martin Beck followed by a conversation between Christina von Rotenhan and the artist. Edited by Sabine Rusterholz Petko and Christina von Rotenhan.

Visionary Archive
Festival


21.05.2015 – 31.05.2015

Festival presenting projects from five localities at Arsenal Cinema, Archive Kabinett and Scriptings. Visionary Archive is a collaborative translocal experiment: phases and facets of African cinema are researched in Cairo, Khartoum, Johannesburg, Bissau and Berlin.

FRANK
Conversations


18.05.2015

Project launch of Conversations by the queer-feminist platform FRANK. A series of online distributed dialogues and interviews with artists and theorists who address the politics of art, gender and sexuality. With a conversation between Ester Fleckner and Renate Lorenz.

Two Voices / Rhythms,
Voices and Ties


19.03.2014

A collaborative reading by Alex Martinis Roe and Federica Bueti. Two voices is part of the ongoing performative reading series called Rhythm, Voices and Ties. The series brings together visual artists, poets and literary writers and was curated by Federica Bueti.

Der Standpunkt
der Aufnahme


13.03.2014

Presentation of the book Der Standpunkt der Aufnahme – Point of View: Perspectives of political film and video work. And discussions between the editor Tobias Hering, Achim Lengerer and Chiara Figone. The reader emerged from an ongoing program series at the Arsenal cinema.

Mahony with Broken Dimanche Press


11.03.2014

Presentation of two publications by Mahony and talks by Post Brothers, who contributed to Mahony’s Seeing Sight, and John Holten, who contributed to how a mosquito operates. Accompanied by two short screenings of some of Mahony’s work related to these books.

A story from
Circolo della Rosa


22.02.2014 – 22.03.2014

Exhibition introducing Alex Martinis Roe’s new film, which continues her work on feminist genealogies. A presentation of the artist’s personal archive and publications by the Libreria delle Donne di Milano. Organized in collaboration with Fiona Guess.

Constellations of One
and Many


24.01.2014 – 22.03.2014

Exhibition of the work Constellations of One and Many by Falke Pisano. A collaboration between Falke Pisano and Archive Books (Paolo Caffoni). Curated by Emanuele Guidi. The exhibition will be on display from January until March at Archive Kabinett.

Berlin: A Morphology
of Walls


19.01.2014

Presentation of a new book by Anna Kostreva. Through over sixty hand drawn images the book tells the story of the development, or the morphology, of Berlin and emphasizes the impact of Berlin’s historical walls on the current day city. Published by Archive Books.

PERSONA / Return
to Inquiry


10.01.2014

Joint launch of two publications. The magazine PERSONA was edited by Melissa Gordon and Marina Vishmidt. Return to Inquiry is an artist book by Karolin Meunier. The event includes a reading by Karolin Meunier and an introduction with Melissa Gordon.