Icelandic art space Mengi launch Pop Up in Berlin
The art and music project focuses on the crossover between Reykjavik and Berlin and takes place at the Felleshus in association with the Icelandic Embassy
Mengi, the three year old art space in Óðinsgata in Reykjavik has been carved out it’s own experimental scene since its inception, giving a platform for artists straddling the breadth the artistic spectrum including music, film, poetry, performance, theatre and visual arts.
The three month programme focuses on the artistic relationship between Reykjavik and Berlin, showcasing artists that have frequented Mengi since it opened and those Icelandic artists who have made their home in Berlin. These include the likes of Ólöf Arnalds, Skúli Sverrisson, Saumur, Hildur Guðnadóttir. There will also be live film scoring, workshops and more.
The new pop-up is hosted in Felleshus in association with The Embassy of Iceland in Berlin.
Check out the full programme below and keep an eye on their website for updates.
Skúli Sverrisson & Óskar Guðjónsson live
Ólöf Arnalds & Skúli Sverrisson live
Iceland Airwaves live stream from Mengi
Iceland Airwaves Off-Venue playback
JFDR & Indriði live
Nordic Affect live
Creative and Experimental Cities panel discussion
Hildur Guðnadóttir live
JAJAJA Christmas party
DJ Flugvél Og Geimskip live
Amiina – Fantômas live film score
Skúli Sverrisson & Hilmar Jensson music masterclass
Music business masterclass
Crisis Meeting: Theater Performance by Kriðpleir
Saumur – Arve Henriksen, Hilmar Jensson, Skúli Sverrisson live