EXHIBITION, CONCERT, READING, STREET ACTIVITY, PARTY, PERFORMANCE, THEATRE PIECE, LECTURE, SCREENING, ETC.
JOB, WORKSHOP, INTERNSHIP, COLLABORATION PROJECTS, JOINING A BAND, RESIDENCY, WANTED PROFESSIONAL, ETC.
ARTWORK, PIECE OF MUSIC, VIDEO, PIECE OF POETRY, ILLUSTRATION, SERIES OF PHOTOGRAPHS, CORPORATE DESIGN, ETC.
The exhibition ‘Juxtaposing Narratives’ presents 10 international artists who took part in the Simulizi Mijini / Urban Narratives residency programme at Nafasi Art Space and ZK/U between 2015 and 2016. Art installations, multi-media pieces and oral narratives inspired by urban heritage in Dar es Salaam and Berlin explore the complex links between cultural identity and the built environment.
Participating artists: Rehema Chachage / Cloud Chatanda / Tellervo Kalleinen + Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen / KUNSTrePUBLIK e.V. + Jan van Esch / Umesh Maddanahalli / Michelle Monareng / Patrick Mudekereza / Paul Ndunguru / Nadin Reschke / Alexander Römer /
Friday 17 March, 20:00 - late
20:00 Vernissage with cooking performance by Umesh Maddanahalli
22:00 Concert by Paul Ndunguru, from Wahapahapa (LIVE)
23:00 DJ Set in the basement by Santuri Safari and more!
Saturday 18 March, 15:00 - 18:00
Curatorial tour with German and Tanzanian curators
Sunday 26 March, 15:00 - 20:00
Simulizi Mijini / Urban Narratives is an invitation to explore the topic of urban heritage from below, at the intersection of the arts, activism and academia. The project started in September 2015 and has worked towards creating new bridges between Berlin, Germany and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, around the question of shared histories between the two cities.
From the 16th to the 26th of March 2017, Simulizi Mijini is organising different events in Berlin:
Urban Heritage Activism Conference: www.facebook.com/events/388367254856455/
ANZA Magazine launch: www.facebook.com/events/1290174267685487/
Exhibition After-Party: https://www.facebook.com/events/638121319705640/
Curated by: Habitat Unit, Nafasi Art Space and ZK/U
In cooperation with: Ardhi University / Technische Universität Berlin / Dar Center for Architectural Heritage / ANZA Magazine
Supported by TURN funds of the German Federal Cultural Foundation.
For more information: http://urbannarratives.org/en/
at 8_etage Galerie, Gottlieb-Dunkel Str. 43/44, 12099, Berlin.
Thursday 21 June 2018 at 19:00h