Haus der Kulturen der Welt Berlin – Lara Almarcegui

Lara Almarcegui Berlin Excavation 2015, Installation. Foto © Jens Liebche Lara Almarcegui Berlin Excavation 2015, Installation. Foto © Jens Liebche

Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW) in Berlin invited Lara Almarcegui to participate in the group project Wohnungsfrage, for which Almarcegui will create new work. The project was developed as part of the long term HKW series ‘100 Years of Now’, which researches current social problems from an historical perspective, in this case focusing on the housing shortage in Berlin.

Other participants in the group project are:
Thordis Arrhenius, Pier Vittorio Aureli / Martino Tattara (Dogma), Galia Bar Or / Zvi Efrat, Daria Bocharnikova, Franziska Bollerey, Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture, André Cepeda, Caterina Alves Costa, Teddy Cruz / Fonna Forman (Estudio Teddy Cruz + Forman), Kenny Cupers, Reinier de Graaf, Maria Eichhorn, Catherine Fennell, Mariana Fix, Andrew Herscher, Sandi Hilal, Andrej Holm, Anne Kockelkorn, Angelika Levi, Li Hu, Maria Lisogorskaya / Lewis Jones (Assemble), David Madden, Reinhold Martin, Mpho Matsipa, Philipp Misselwitz, Andrea Phillips, Damon Rich, Martha Rosler, Delfim Sardo, Susanne Schindler, Florian Schmidt, Amie Siegel, AbdouMaliq Simone, Ashok Sukumaran, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto (Atelier Bow-Wow), Jean-Philippe Vassal, Jeronimo Voss, Florian Zeyfang / Alexander Schmoeger / Lisa Schmidt-Colinet, as well as representatives of Berlin-based initiatives: Kolabs, Kotti & Co, Stille Straße 10 and Realism Working Group.

Wohnungsfrage can be visited until the 14th of December. Haus der Kulturen der Welt received of the Mondriaan Fund a Grant International Presentations.


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