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balzer projects 

November 2017
balzer projects is part of this year’s edition of Artissima, Novermber 3 to 5, Turin, Italy, booth number 27 in the Back to the Future Section (grey). With works by Vera Isler. See photos of our booth here. 

September 2017
balzer projects and Le Guern Gallery are pleased to announce their joint participation at Vienna Contemporary, September 18 to 24, 2017. With works by Alice Gaskon.
balzer projects is part of this year’s edition of Art on Paper Brussels from September 7 to 10. With works by Lawrence Power.

February 2017
balzer projects is part of Art Rotterdam from February 9 to 12. With works by Nici Jost, Mika Taanila, Natalie Reusser, Anne Duk Hee Jordan and Sebastian Mejia..


Brian Duggan

September 2017
See Brian Duggan in the group show Future Proof curated Sheena Barrett and Emer O Boyle, at the Dublin City Arts Office, September to December 14.


Nici Jost:

November 2017
An artist Talk will take place November 16, 18 to 20h in the gallery. Nici Jost’s solo show ‘Instinctive Desire Vol. III’ is on view until  December 2, 2017.  

August 2017
Nici Jost’s solo show ‘Instinctive Desire Vol. II’ opens at Zimmermanshaus Brugg. On view until October 1. 

In Uri, she is showing in the exhibition Ian Anüll – Peinture en Promo at the Haus für Kunst. Find further information here. 

June 2017
Nici Jost will be a part of the exhibition Ian Anüll – Peinture en Promo at the Haus für Kunst, Uri. Find further information here.
Awarded the Primeur Publication Prize


Mika Taanila:

November 2017
A solo show of Mika Taanila opens Saturday, November 4, at Sandviken Kulturcentrum, Konsthallen in Sweden. Find the flyer here.

October 2017
 A total of 23 moving image works are shown between 16 to 22 October 2017 at various venues around London, in a series entitled “Seismic Ooze: A Survey of Works by Mika Taanila”, curated by Stanley Schtinter. See the full programme here

September 2017
The World by Mika Taanila will be screened at the Split Film Festival, Croatia.

July 2017
The World by Mika Taanila will be screened at the Experimental Video & Film Festival in Seoul, July 13 to 20, 2017.
Mika Taanila in conversation with Olaf Möller at Salon Dahlmann in Berlin, July 27, 18-20h

June 2017 
TAPE Basel, Screening of The Earth Who Fell to Man, 12-17 June 2017.
The Earth Who Fell to Man: The premiere of a new single-channel video installation. balzer projects’ cabinet.
Screening of The Earth Who Fell to Man at the Salon Dahlmann in Berlin, June 9 to August 26.
Mika is part of the group show Oi maamme! at the Kuopio Art Museum in Finland. Two single-channel video projections with anaglyph 3D glasses will be shown: Branches and Delay of Game, from June 9 to September 16.
More films by Mika: At the Midnight Sun Film Festival in Sodankylä, Finland: Screening of the short film The World + Masterclass on Atomic Films with Olaf Möller (six programs), June 14 to 18.

May 2017
The exhibition Mirrored is presented in the 2017 edition of the Nordic Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia. Mirrored is a group exhibition featuring works by six artists from different generations: Siri Aurdal, Nina Canell, Charlotte Johannesson, Jumana Manna, Pasi “Sleeping” Myllymäki, and Mika Taanila. Curator: Mats Stjernstedt. Venice Biennale 13.5.–26.11.2017.
Branches by Mika Taanila: a world premiere of an anaglyph 3D collage film will be screened at the 63rd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany. International Competition. 11.–16.5.2017.
Kinodot Film Festival, St. Petersburg, Russland. Sad Song of The Hard-Edge Transition Wipe Markers in International Competition, May 27 to 28. 


Kerstin Honeit:

November 2017
The group show Drag Kings, Phantoms, Mirrors, Hands (one hundred years of dis/appearances with Kerstin Honeit at the SixtyEight Art Institute in Copenhagen opens on Friday, November 24. The exhibition runs until January 27, find more information here.
Kerstin Honeit was nominated for the main price in the German section of the Kasseler Dokumentarfilm und Videofest with my castle your castle (2017). Congratulations!
Two screenings of my castle your castle (2017) were announcend at the KFFK Filmfestival Cologne. See the program here.

July 2017
Kerstin Honeit was awarded with a research grant by the Berliner Senatskanzlei for cultural affairs.
Artist talk and free screening at the Berlinische Galerie, with curator of the 12×12 show Anne Bitterwolf: July 5, 6pm, with free entrance. Find more details here.
Ministry of foreign affairs, Berlin: Artist talk with Kerstin Honeit on the 26th of July, and screening of my castle your castle, July 26 and 27. 

May 2017 
Kerstin Honeit received a special mention for her short film my castle your castle (2017) from the Internationale Kurzfilmtage, Oberhausen.
Kerstin Honeit will have a solo exhibition at the Berlinische Galerie, which features three video works of the artist. Find further information here.
Kerstin is part of the exhibition 12 x12 at the Berlinische Galerie (IBB-Videoroom) in Germany. Find more information here


Natalie Reusser:

June 2017 
Her group show (together with Matthew Deleget) at dr. julius ap is entitled Kick the tires and will open on June 22 and run until July 22. Find further information here.

April 2017 
Natalie Reusser received the AC grant of the Kunstmuseum Bern, from April 27 to June 11.
Natalie Reusser’s solo exhibition at dr. julius ap Berlin, entitled Edition rote Insel will run from April 28 to May 27. 


Lawrence Power:

October 2017
Lawrence Power is part of the gorup exhibition with the 2017 artists-in-residence of the Schloss Wiepersdorf, at the Saarländische Galerie. It runs from October 26 to 29. Find more information here.

September 2017 
Part of the group exhibition Präsentation der Stipendiaten, at the Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf, opening September 9, 2017.
Part of the group exhibition Kleine Gesellschaft für Möbel unnd andere Hindernisse, at the Kleine Gesellschaft für Kunst und Kultur in Hamburg, Germany. September 22 to October 8, 2017. 

May 2017 
He will be part of a group exhibition entitled Double Entendre at Feinkunst Krüger in Hamburg, May 7 to 27, 2017. Find further information here. 


Alma Leiva:

June 2017
She will take part in the South Florida Cultural Consortium at the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, June 8 to August 6, 2017. Artist Reception: June 15, 2017. Find more information here.

January 2017
Alma Leiva is part of the group exhibition The Fence at the Houston Center for Photography. January 24 to April 17, 2017. Further details: here. 


Anne Duk Hee Jordan:

September 2017
Anne Duk Hee Jordan is part of the group show Festival of Future Nows at the Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum for Contemporary art Berlin, from September 14 to 17.

März 2017 
Anne is part of the group show The King of Table: Über das Essen und die Kunst in Korea in Berlin. Please view further details here. 


Alice Gaskon:

September 2017
Alice Gaskon was accepted into the IAM Program at the New York Foundation for the Arts. Congratulations!

August 2017
Alice Gaskon is part of the group show Virtual/Visual at the Noyes Museum of Art in Hammonton, USA. The exhibition runs from August 25 to October 15, 2017.

The Art Slant Prize was in its 6th edition awarded to Alice Gaskon. 

February 2017 
Alice will be participating in the Armory Arts Week Open House at the Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts in New York City (28th of February, at 7pm, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, 323 West 39th Street, New York). Find more information here. 


Sebastian Mejia:

February 2017
 Sebastian will be giving an artist talk at DAS KAPITAL in Berlin (Thursday, February 2 at 10:22 pm – February 3, 2 am. Find more information here.  


Art Rotterdam

 February 9 to 12, 2017 
 Showing Brian Duggan, Anne Duk Hee Jordan, Nici Jost, Sebastian Mejia, Natalie Reusser, Angelika Schori  and Mika Taanila. For more information, please visit the fair’s website. 


Mika Taanila:

 March 2017 
Mika’s movie Futuro – A new stance tomorrow (1998) is part of the exhibition 1000 m2 of desire– architecture and sexuality at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona in Spain. The exhibition runs throughout March 19, 2017. Find more information here. 

January 2017
Mika’s new film The World, premiers at the IFFR (International Film Festival Rotterdam, January 25 to February 5, 2017). Find more information here.