Mix a little Israel into your Berlin at the ID Festival at Radialsystem V: the annual festival showcasing German artists with an Israeli background, on from Oct 21 to 23. Read our picks and then check it out for yourself. more

Oct 17, 2016 2:30 PM Stage

One of the most reliably compelling shindigs in the Berlin film calendar is back for a landmark 10th instalment, under the moniker “Essaydox” and with video essays on the mind. Opening with "Notes on Blindness", it runs Oct 6-23 at Zeughauskino. more

Sep 29, 2016 12:15 PM Film

Looking for some arty with your party? The 3hd festival won’t disappoint. The Creamcake kids put on a heady explosion of music, visual art and talks from Oct 11-15 at various venues around the city. more

Oct 10, 2016 1:30 PM Music & nightlife


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Emerson is a human rights activist, a mum of three and wife of US Ambassador John B. Emerson. Emerson speaks at Women & Leadership: The Path Ahead on Wed, Oct 12, 7pm at the VW Forum. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:30 PM People

High-profile digital detective Constant Dullaart wages war with Facebook in Synthesising the Preferred Inputs. Read our interview with him and then catch it at Future Gallery in Schöneberg before it ends Oct 15. more

Oct 11, 2016 12:00 PM Art

Clues to a mystery that is perhaps non-existent... Meisenberg's installation uses video projection, secret recordings, and oddly shaped canvases to create an exhibit that leaves you scratching your head. Through Oct 19 at Wentrup. more

Oct 11, 2016 3:40 PM Art

Catch the European premiere of "How Berlin Got the Blues", the story of how one man made blues live in Cold War Berlin this Wed, Oct 12 at 20:00 at Babylon Mitte, followed by a concert by Davis and his "Superband". more

Oct 5, 2016 11:30 AM Film

Can you treat depression with an app? New self-help portal Selfapy not only wants to help you online, but offline as well as it gets fit on Oct 15 with the "Happy Mind Run" starting at Adidas Runbase at 13:00. more

Sep 30, 2016 4:00 PM Zeitgeist

Walter Crasshole empties his fag bag and vents on the issues of the day. This month: will sleeping with a friend’s ex make him a gay cliché? more

Oct 5, 2016 12:15 PM Zeitgeist

INTERVIEW! Meet the Laeitia Duveau, the girl breaking the internet with her online art platform Curated By Girls and get a load of her aesthetic IRL Oct 8-9 at Blender & Co in Neukölln. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:15 PM Art

INTERVIEW. Portland, Oregon-based playwright Andrea Stolowitz searches for answers about her family as she tracks them down in archives and graveyards. "Berlin Diary – Schlüterstraße 27" is on at English Theatre Berlin Oct 6-9 and 12-15. more

Oct 5, 2016 1:30 PM Stage

Dietmar Eckell returns to Berlin with another installation in his long-term photography project Restwert. The latest chapter documents abandoned sites and ways of being in a series of never before seen prints. On through Oct 9 Gallery Erstererster. more

Oct 5, 2016 11:50 AM Art

The Berlin-based volunteer organisation Ciocia Basia helps Polish women break their home country's restrictive abortion laws.This Monday is being deemed "Black Monday" in order to protest those laws – the Berlin protests happen at Warschauer Straße. more

Sep 29, 2016 5:05 PM

This month, we take on the elephant (and donkey) in the room: Are any Berliners voting for Trump? How much do you know about the US presidential candidates? What's the impact of the American occupation of Berlin today? And more... more

Sep 30, 2016 2:00 PM Features

The Disruption Network Lab is back! From Friday, Sep 30 through Oct 1 you're invited to a weekend of "Ignorance" at Studio 1 in Kunstquartier Bethanien. This time, the subject is the unknown and the manipulation of what we think we know. more

Sep 29, 2016 3:25 AM Culture

As the dust settles on Britain’s vote to leave the EU, what will become of the 13,500-plus Brits who call Berlin home? We spoke to three who are weighing their options. more

Sep 28, 2016 2:00 PM Zeitgeist

Looking to spend a final sunny weekend out on Tempelhof but don't have the gear to make it the ultimate? Hase rental shop, metres away from the park, rents everything from guitars to picnic blankets to cameras to even sunglasses. You're now set! more

Sep 23, 2016 1:30 PM The Best of Berlin

You've seen them zipping around town: mad missionaries for Berlin's two food delivery giants. With how many are seemingly taking over the streets, the work must be lucrative. Reporter Alice Klar hopped on her bike and tried both to find out. more

Sep 21, 2016 2:45 PM Zeitgeist

INTERVIEW! The International Literature Festival came to an end last night. We talked to one of its most inspiring guests: Flemming Rose, the man behind 2005’s infamous Danish Muhammad cartoons. more

Sep 19, 2016 12:10 PM Culture

INTERVIEW! Refugees... in space! Halil Altindere is hitting Berlin Art Week with a jarring dystopian proposal: send them to Mars. Check out "Space Refugee" opening at Neuer Berliner Kunstverein on Sep 14. more

Sep 13, 2016 11:00 AM Art

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