Sam Williams

ART: The Museum of Modern Art’s first exhibition dedicated exclusively to the work of Yoko Ono surveys the decade that led up to her 1971 unofficial MoMA debut. more

Jul 8, 2015 12:00 AM What's On NYC

Interview: Esther Schipper. What's behind the decision to relocate from Mitte to Schöneberg Ufer? Is it the end of an era or a new beginning? For Schipper, it's all history. more

Apr 27, 2011 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

Jochen Kienzle's show is centred on photographer Josef Kramhöller, cast as a Kafkaesque avatar of himself. more

Apr 3, 2011 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

When it comes to the art world women seem to deploy more influence than power, as taste-shapers at home and key players on the international field. Part of our BERLIN'S TOP CHICKS package from THE BERLINER FRAU issue. more

Mar 14, 2011 6:00 AM , Art & Exhibitions

From Europe's largest shopping arcade to Nazi meeting rooms, Kunsthaus Tacheles has a very colourful history. more

Mar 9, 2011 8:00 AM , Art & Exhibitions

Come inside the graffiti covered walls of Berlin's most famous Kunsthaus (or tourist trap) with four of Tacheles' long-term residents. more

Mar 9, 2011 2:00 AM , Art & Exhibitions

Interview: Stephen Kovats. The transmediale artistic director is packing up his laptop following this year's fest after five years at the helm. Digital suicide and WikiLeaks are on the radar for his last year. more

Jan 31, 2011 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions 1 Comments

The Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition at C/O Berlin displays images of drooping penises, erect flowers, children and leatherboys but in classical form as only Mapplethorpe knew how. more

Jan 31, 2011 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

A chat with... Björn Dahlem. Dahlem's exhibition, Die Theorie des Himmels III – Focus Imaginarius, explores the fertile gaps in the rational terms of reason. He explains his role as creator and where religion fits in for him. more

Dec 23, 2010 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

"I find it exciting to make two entities clash." Berlin-based, Dutch-born artist Willem De Rooij discusses his latest exhibition, a project that took four years to realize. more

Dec 13, 2010 12:00 PM Art & Exhibitions

A chat with... THOMAS STRUTH. The versatile, famed German photographer goes to the far sides of the planet to bring something to his newest exhibition in Berlin. more

Nov 2, 2010 12:43 PM Art & Exhibitions

Interview: Billy Childish on being Childish. The English artist, punk rocker and prolific novelist explains that "any decent artist either lives outside England or is a weirdo". more

Nov 2, 2010 12:03 PM Art & Exhibitions 3 Comments

The directors of the art fair that really captures what Berlin is about, Preview Berlin, sat down with us for a chat about how they keep it so fresh! more

Oct 5, 2010 10:33 AM Art & Exhibitions 1 Comments

Now in year five, Preview Berlin will be holding its ‘cutting edge’ ground Tempelhof’s Hangar 2… with a new conceptual space and first-time exhibitors from postcommunist art scenes. more

Oct 4, 2010 6:27 PM Art & Exhibitions

INTERVIEW: Yoko Ono’s solo show opened last month at Haunch of Venison with a polysemous title, Das Gift (the poison), and a bullet hole in shattered glass. more

Sep 28, 2010 3:39 AM Art & Exhibitions 3 Comments

IN PICTURES! In the 1920s, a generation of women took charge of the freedoms offered between two world wars. Breslauer's photographs mastered the emergent style, “Neues Sehen”. more

Sep 14, 2010 6:58 PM Art & Exhibitions

IN PICTURES! Berlin’s first major Nauman retrospective explores his “experience architecture”: corridors and rooms that create the impression of incarceration. more

Aug 30, 2010 11:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

“I‘ll come back to the Museum of American Art when I find out where it is,” wrote one visitor in MoAA's guest book. Geographically, it’s at No. 91 Frankfurter Allee, but getting in isn’t so straightforward... more

Aug 10, 2010 2:21 PM Art & Exhibitions

Sadly Ján Mančuška died in Prague at the age of 39 after struggling with illness for a long time. Sam Williams had a chat with him last summer regarding his 2010 Berlin exhibition. more

Jul 26, 2010 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

Frida Kahlo's in town. So's Robert Capa. And don't forget Bruce Nauman, Louise Bourgeois and Art Spiegelman. Wondering who to see? more

Jul 19, 2010 6:03 PM , What's On 1 Comments

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