Bernard Bolter

The Gates of Perception / Die Tore der Wahrnehmung

As a conclusion to his DIY residency in Berlin, Bernard Bolter presented his new series of mixed media paintings of the historical Gates of Berlin.

Hallesches Tor 1894

A contemporary American artist, Bernard is working primarily between the mediums of paint and photography. He is a Cityscape artist; from growing up skating in the streets to traveling international streets, cities have been his inspiration and material.

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Stranger Portraits – Pop Up Photo Project

Marga Meydenberg

Every human being is unique and therefore a piece of art.

This Dutch photographer living in Berlin makes portraits of strangers in temporary photo studios under the name Pop-Up Photo Studio by Meydenberg – one month in different areas in Berlin.

The goal is to make improvised portraits from people who walk by and visit. These spontaneous photo sessions often result in alienated and beautiful portraits of total strangers.


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Federico Hewson

Jan-March 2016 – Artist as Curator – Administration Residency

PremArts as laboratory for cultural producer ‘art office’: Organizing exhibitions for vintage photography in Europe (Abramson Arts Foundation European premiere at Frankfurt Foto Forum); booklets with exhibition about how horticulture and human rights (Action of Flowers series); cultivation of relationships with US photographers and Berlin galleries; grantwriting as producer of IMAGINE festival with Earthdance and Dance Films Association; research and administration for curation of PremArts 2017 calendar (weekly and monthly artist presentations, exhibitions and workshops).

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