The galleries in Berlin are currently closed to visitors until further notice in order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus. Stay healthy, STAY AT HOME, and enjoy exploring the artworks digitally here on PiB! ps: Also follow PiB on Instagram for the upcoming takeovers by gallerists & artists!
Als Schutz vor der Verbreitung des COVID-19 Virus sind die Berliner Galerien für den Publikumsverkehr geschlossen. Bleibt gesund, BLEIBT ZUHAUSE, und genießt die Ausstellungen ausnahmsweise in digitaler Form hier auf PiB! Ps: Folgt PiB auf Instagram für die kommenden Takeovers von Galerist*innen & Künstler*innen!

Solo Exhibition

»POLARO_ID«

Oliver Blohm

Between the extremes:
Beauty and destruction // acceleration and deceleration // mankind and experiment // digital and analog. Oliver Blohm‘s newest photos depict our society’s paranoia.

Oliver Blohm questions everything today’s instant photography stands for, using polaroid films and a heavy 60 pound, large-sized camera. With calculated destruction during the photographic process, Blohm creates his very own, anachronistic aesthetic that melts together with the themes. Hybrids of analog material and the digital world are produced. Whether it be in fashion photography, landscape shots or portraits – the photos whisk the observer away into a world of abstract pictures of the mind, fluid identity concepts and morbid beauty. Oliver Blohm’s work has already been displayed internationally alongside Gerhard Richter, Georg Baselitz, Ellen von Unwerth and Jack White – now, an exhibition is solely dedicated to his work, covering 675 m2, in the Artspace, in BIKINI BERLIN.

The exhibition is curated by a special team of students from the University of Potsdam, under the supervision of the lecturer and curator Beatrice Miersch and the curator Lena Fließbach.

Discover more on www.polaro-id.de

Framework program

ARTIST WALK // ANALOG IN DIALOG:
Morbid beauty, analog-digital experiments and destruction // Oliver Blohm guides through the exhibition.
Saturday 22th July 2017, 4 pm

CURATOR TOUR // ART MEETS CAMPUS:
This is how the curators see the exhibition. A tour.
Friday 21st July 2017, 5 pm
Saturday 29st July 2017, 5 pm

VERNISSAGE:
DJ LUC MASERA (Soundcloud | Facebook)
UK House/UK Bass Dubstep, Drum and Bass, Juke/Footwork
Friday 14th July 2017, from 6 – 10 pm

FINISSAGE:
Saturday 29th July 2017, from 6 – 10 pm

July 15 – 29, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, July 14, 2017, 6 – 10 pm
Facebook Event

Budapester Str. 38-50, 10787 Berlin
[Charlottenburg | Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf]

Opening hours: Mon – Sat 10 am – 8 pm

Admission free

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