RISE Berlin is a new artist run gallery and screen printing studio opening in mid September in the Neukölln district of Berlin, over the next twelve months the gallery will be showing a wide range of challenging and exciting international art.
Opening on Friday, 14th of September 2007, Rise Berlin is pleased to present the inaugural event 'Leben Lieben'.
'Leben Lieben' is an art exhibition that takes as its starting point a play on the German words Leben (life or to live) and Lieben (to love or loving).
Artists were invited to contribute works that expressed their own interpretation of the title 'Leben Lieben' and their quest as human beings for positivity and understanding of life and love. 'Leben Lieben' contains paintings, photography, printmaking and sculpture from a truly international perspective (UK, Japan, France, Canada, Greece, USA, Finland, Switzerland, Italy, China, Ireland, Spain, Turkey and Germany).
Artists included: ALEX BINNIE, AMANDIP SANGHERA, ANDREAS FUX, ANDRIA DEGENS, BARRY HOGARTH, BONDY BOY, CAROL HO, CHRISTOPHE CHEMIN, CMDM, DAVID TIBET, DIMITRIS YEROS, EDWARD LUCIE SMITH, EILEEN COOPER, ELIZABETH MASTERTON, ELIZABETH NEAL, EMILY JO SARGENT, EVA MUELLER, HECTOR DE GREGORIO, IVAN ARANEGA, JAMIE McLEOD, KARL HEINZ WEINBERGER, LAUREL JOHANNESSON, LEE WAGSTAFF, MARILENE OLIVER, MATTHEW BRINDLE, MICHAEL KAHMKE, MICHAEL PETRY, NO:SLER, PAUL HODGSON, PETER LLOYD, PIETRO SEDDA, RICHARD SAWDON SMITH, STEPHEN DUNNE, THOMAS MICHALAK, TOMI PAASONEN, VANDA PLAYFORD, YUSUF ETIMAN