Seungjun Lee, It was, it is, and it will be, 2022
UdK Berlin Art Award
Nov 8 – Dec 2, 2023
Universität der Künste
Berlin, Germany

Starting in 2023, the UdK Berlin Art Award will be offered annually in the Faculty of Fine Arts and in the Art and Media program at the Faculty of Design at the Berlin University of the Arts. Chaired by the president, the jury, which is made up of renowned figures from Berlin’s art and cultural life as well as professors from the UdK Berlin, will award the prize to four master’s students from one year. The prize includes a joint exhibition, a solo exhibition and a monographic catalog for the award winners. The UdK Berlin Art Award replaces the previous “Prize of the President of the UdK Berlin for Master Students of Fine Arts”. The UdK Berlin and galerie burster cordially invite you to the opening of the UdK Berlin Art Award at galerie burster.

Solo exhibitions:
Finja Sander Nov 8–11, 2023
Mateo Gallego Contreras Nov 15–18, 2023
Shinoh Nam Nov 22–25, 2023
Seungjun Lee Nov 29 – Dec 2, 2023

  • Mara Palena: Oikeiôsis
    Witty Books

    The knowledge of one’s inner self as the sole tool for self-fulfillment, for stoically embracing the human condition in all its turmoils – that is what ancient Greeks used to call Oikeiôsis. The same word was chosen by Mara Palena to call a project that unfolds over the duration of existence. The analog images shot by the artist from her childhood to today do not follow any external precept. (more…)

  • Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning
    Mar 17 – Jul 6, 2024
    New York, USA

    “I didn’t see a major difference between a poem, a sculpture, a film, or a dance,” Joan Jonas has said. For more than five decades, Jonas’s multidisciplinary work has bridged and redefined boundaries between performance, video, drawing, sculpture, and installation. The most comprehensive retrospective of the artist’s work in the United States, Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning traces the full breadth of her career (more…)

  • Grey Crawford. Chroma, 1978–85, Vol 1
    Beam Editions

    In 1978 Grey Crawford created a body of colour photographic work that was so radical in its aesthetic and technique that few people to this day understand how it was made. Chroma documents late 70s Los Angeles in a period of radical urban transformation. Scenes of vernacular architecture, demolition sites and everyday places are contrasted with graphic forms that float on the surface and sit within the image. (more…)

  • Tongues of Fire
    Feb 22 – May 5, 2024
    Kunsthall Trondheim
    Trondheim, Norway

    In response to our home building’s former life as a fire station, and Trondheim’s history as a city shaped by blazes whose traces are still present in its design today, this group exhibition brings together artists who have been deeply touched and transformed through the challenges manifest in the burnt and burning. Hailing from diverse generations and backgrounds, these individuals converge to explore how flames have served as agents of change across time and space. (more…)