The Aesthetic Non-conscious. Photo credit: Internet Archive Book Images

Desiree Förster and The Aesthetic Non-conscious

You are warmly invited to >top Schillerpalais on Sunday, May 28 at 4pm for our next Artist Talk & Soup. This session will feature a talk by Desiree Förster, followed by a mini-performance by Mélodie Melak Fenez. Moderated by Elizabeth McTernan.

>top Schillerpalais, Schillerpromenade 4, 12049 Berlin

The Aesthetic Non-conscious
on embodied relations, relational ontologies and art as experiential space.

This presentation will give insight into Desiree’s research on pre-reflective perception modalities as part of designed spaces and how the stimulation of those modes mediates the relationship between brain, body, and environment. In this mediation, the experience of interrelation might lead to new embodiment processes and new subjectifications.
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Acid. Film still.

Chandra Siddan. The Year I Did Acid

Saturday, 27.5.2017
20:00 Uhr
Film-Screening + Artist-Talk:
“The Year I Did Acid”
Chandra Siddan, Short Film, Toronto, 24 min

top Schillerpalais, Schillerpromenade 4, Neukölln

The film is presented by the director Chandra Siddan (Toronto). In the film three sisters, isolated in their 70s suburban prison, each tear at its fabric in their own way.
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Cambodian Berlin

Opening: 20th of May at 7pm

Paintings, Drawings, Videos & Ideas
by Sokuntevy Oeur (Berlin) & Alfred Banze (Battambang)

Sat 20 May, 7 pm – Opening & Artist Talk
Tue 23 May 7 pm – Cambodian Beat Party
with Lightshow by Oliver Orthuber & DJ-Set
Sun 21 – Tue 23 May, 3 – 7 pm Exhibition
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Algature workshop with Fara Peluso about Diatoms and how to grow them.
Saturday 28th April 3-6pm

Diatoms are photosynthetic microalgae that produce 20% of the oxygen on Earth. They are the most important little organisms that most people never heard of! Although tiny, diatoms play an immense role in keeping the planet’s ecosystem working. They’re important mediators of carbon and oxygen cycles, an integral component of marine food webs and the principal cycles of silica, which constitutes 25% of the Earth’s crust.
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Private View The painting laboratory- Gestures of Alchemy

Friday 5th May 6-10pm

Group show with works by Jonathan Stubbs, Louise Mary Thomas and Hannah-Turner-Duffin.

curated by Søren August Vallø Jacobsen and Alice Morey




Beyond the depth of

Beyond the mark,
Cluster of granules,
Of lines that fade in and out,
Up and down,
Moving with an uncontrollable stream of consciousness,
Weaving in, dipping.’

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penicillin on orange

My very first attempt to grow Penicillin

Workshop with Mindaugas Gapsevicius

Saturday, April 22, 3pm @ >top Schillerpalais

Penicillin is a group of antibiotics produced from penicillium fungi lurking around bread, citric fruits, and all around. It kills a number of pathogenic bacteria and is considered to be a kind of useful antibiotic for humans. While actually growing penicillium molds, we will talk about interaction between fungi and bacteria. We will also discuss up to date issues around antibiotics and probiotics.
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