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Artwork of the Month May

Joseph Beuys would have turned 100 on 12 May this year. On this occasion, a graphic work of the famous artist is presented as artwork of the month May.

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Illustration: Lea Dohle

English Edition: Is America back? With ...

It's been 100 days since the start of Joe Biden's Presidency. A lot has changed in the way ...

Artwork by ruby oyinyechi amanze, skies on my left and skies beneath my feet. the pools, open. the windows, transport, 2020

C& Artists' Editions

The program of specially commissioned editions by collaborating artists offers ad-hoc art lovers as much as well-versed collectors an accessible, collectible portfolio of works by younger as well as older generations of artists from Africa and the Global Diaspora.

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Andreas Nachama, historian, rabbi and former director of the documentation centre Topography of Terror in Berlin-Mitte

The Puzzle Pieces of Life

For decades, the rabbi and historian Andreas Nachama has been committed to fostering ...

Latin American Artists at Risk

A new study published by the Research Programme 'Martin Roth Initiative' investigates the prerequisites for partnerships between arts institutions and human rights organisations to better protect artists at risk based in Latin America and to promote artistic freedom.

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29. April2021-13. June2021

Notes of a Seeress

Exhibitionifa-Galerie BerlinBerlin
​Xiaowen Zhu 'Oriental Silk 鄉綢', 2020, Hatje Cantz, English, Chinese Graphic design by Studio Cheval
19. May

Threads, Texture, Translation, Tactility 'Oriental Silk 鄉綢'

Book presentationOnline via Zoom

Podcast about 'The Listening and the Winds'

Historian, teacher and activist Claudia Andrea Gotta and artist Karen Michelsen Castañón discuss aspects of the exhibition related to the histories and struggles of the collectives involved in the exhibition. The podcast is in Spanish with an English transcript.

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10. April2021-27. June2021

A Natural Order of Things

Exhibitionifa-Galerie StuttgartStuttgart
18. March2021-06. September2021

Aquaria — Or The Illusion of a Boxed Sea

ExhibitionMaat — Museum of Art, Architecture and TechnologyLisbon
01. April2021-10. May2021

13. Gwangju Biennale: Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning

ExhibitionGwangju Biennale FoundationGwangju, South Korea

About ifa

ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is Germany's oldest intermediary organisation for international cultural relations. It promotes a peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide. ifa supports artistic and cultural exchange in exhibition, dialogue and conference programmes, and it acts as a centre of excellence for international cultural relations. It is part of a global network and relies on sustainable, long-term partnerships.

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