In the middle of Kreuzberg | The point of view #1

This work, shot in Kreuzberg, one of the most populated, multicultural and distinctive districts of Berlin, aims at grasping what characterizes it. In the first part of the work the images capture the diversity and features of the main streets, the cafés and the Turkish market in Kreuzberg, both from an architectural point of view and a cultural/historical one. Video by Elisa Sbaragli (Collettivo K) Continue reading In the middle of Kreuzberg | The point of view #1

Osmosis

A thin membrane is the one which separates man from the place he lives in. A constant interchange occurs between an individual and the city he inhabits. Is it man to give identity to the environment in which he breathes or is it the contrary? ‘Osmosis’ talks about the spontaneous and continuous exchange in which human beings and places mutually define themselves. Their being liquid … Continue reading Osmosis

Melting Colours

Melting Colours is a work by Simone Lanari that aims to map the Schöneberg district through images suggested by the lyrics of the album Lodger by David Bowie, who lived in the same neighbourhood in the late ’70s, right during the writing of his famous Berlin trilogy (Low, Heroes, Lodger). As the figure of Bowie encompasses many aspects, different and sometimes opposing one another, in … Continue reading Melting Colours

Gemischtes Doppel – Intercultural workshop in Berlin

WORKSHOPS ON INTERCULTURAL COMPETENCE FOR VOLUNTEER KEY ACTORS So what is culture? And what does intercultural competence involve? Mediagrammi has been invited to participate to Gemischtes Doppel, the intercultural and international workshop for volunteer key actors in Berlin, conceived and lead by Studio Tolk in collaboration with Doris Wietfeldt, Idil Efe and Deniz Eroğlu. 1.9 – 31.12 2015 A project of Bürgerstiftung Neukölln sponsored by the Federal Ministry of … Continue reading Gemischtes Doppel – Intercultural workshop in Berlin

Dialoge über Berlin – coming in May 2016

4 Italian video artists will work two weeks in Berlin en-plain-air and curate a video exhibition about Berlin. They will get involved in creative discussions about the city with the online community, publishing their creative process daily in a lively dialogue. The artists involved are: – Maruska Ronchi – https://associazionek.wordpress.com – Isobel Blank – http://www.isobelblank.com – Luna Paese – http://lunapaese.net – Elisa Sbaragli – https://associazionek.wordpress.comContinue reading Dialoge über Berlin – coming in May 2016

ShareCulture Creative Mobility

“ShareCulture Creative Mobility” is a project aimed at strengthening a network of existing partnerships among European realities operating in the field of audio-visual production and research and development of new media: Howest in Belgium, Mediagrammi e.V. in Germany, Genista Research Foundation in Malta. Each organization hosted European audiovisual artists and performers allowing them to develop original video productions. Here is a sample of the video … Continue reading ShareCulture Creative Mobility