Imad Gebrayel

Imad is a creative director and researcher specializing in identity representation and bilingual visual communication. He has produced visual and theoretical works around self-Orientalism in Arab design, subjective mapping and…

Freak de l’Afrique

Freak de l’Afrique is a Berlin based collective of DJs, MCs & Dancers who share a common passion for modern African club sounds. Since 2012 the team organises Afro events…

Julia Fritzsche

Julia Fritzsche, geboren 1983, würde gerne ihre eigenen Texte aus der Vergangenheit nochmal umschreiben, denn sie lernt ständig dazu. Fritzsche ist Autorin von “Tiefrot und radikal bunt”, 2019, Edition Nautilus….

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Maissa Lihedheb

… born in Germany to Tunisian immigrants. A major in Media & Entertainment Management, she wrote her dissertation about ‘Symbolic Annihilation in mass media & its effect on the identity…

Erkan Affan

Erkan Affan is a queer curator and writer born in London, currently based in Berlin. With an academic background in “Middle Eastern” studies [BA, SOAS] and migration studies [MSc, UCL], Erkan’s research…

Lukas Dubro

Lukas Dubro is a Berlin-based journalist and publisher. He studied Angewandte Literaturwissenschaft at Freie Universität Berlin. In 2017 he started “Kapsel”–the first magazine dedicated to science fiction literature from China…

Party Office

Party Office is an artist run art and social space in New Delhi. Party- is a political group with certain ideologies and agendas. Party- is an act which seems to…

Colin Self

Colin Self is an artist and composer based in Berlin Germany. They create and instigate music, performances and environments for expanding consciousness and troubling boundaries and binaries of perception and communication….

The Incredible Edible Akynos

Akynos is the founder of the Black Sex Worker Collective, author, performance artist, and an educator in the fields of sexuality, HIV, and rights. As the current director of the…

Emre Busse

Born in Istanbul, Turkey and based in Berlin, Germany. As a member of the Istanbul LGBTIQ+ Pride Committee, he took part in the organization of pride events between 2011- 2013….

Juba

DJ, documentary maker and radio host, Juba has steadily built a reputation as one of Berlin’s foremost champions music from Africa and the African diaspora. A child of the UK’s…

Jon Davies

Based in Liverpool, Jon Davies is a producer under the alias Kepla, journalist, events organiser, and researcher. He has written about the relationship between politics, arts and music for FACT,…

Olga Wiedemann

Coming from a background in art history and business Olga combines these two fields in the production of contemporary art exhibitions, performances and conferences. As part of the COLLECTIVE PRACTICES…

Diane Esnault

Diane Esnault is a French textile designer who expands her curiosity to the cultural and arts fields. From April to August 2018 she has been assisting the curatorial duo Karma…

Lyra Pramuk

Lyra Pramuk fuses classical vocalism, pop sensibilities, performance practices and contemporary club culture in what can best be described as futurist folk music. Citing musical collaborators such as Holly Herndon…

Dylan Harris

Dylan M. Harris is an Assistant Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. His work focuses on the stories we tell (and don’t tell)…

ACUD MACHT NEU

The initiative ACUD MACHT NEU operates three spaces at Kunsthaus ACUD: the Club, Studio and Gallery. The aim is to offer room for discourse, exchange and experimental artistic formats. The…

Anorak

Anorak is both a registered non-profit organisation (Kunstverein) and a curatorial collective dedicated to new forms of making and exhibiting contemporary art. Anorak e. V. serves as a test site…

Andrea Goetzke

Andrea Goetzke works as a curator and cultural producer in Berlin. Across discourse, music and radio she is interested in exploring narratives and interdependencies, desires and futures. She is passionate…