The eagerly awaited exhibition, “City Shapers,” will grace BcmA on June 12th 2023. This vibrant space will showcase the remarkable individuals who passionately shape the Berlin city through their art and music projects. By contemplating what truly shapes a city, these artists invite visitors to reflect on the profound impact of creative public work. Through their diverse perspectives, they explore how art and music in public spaces foster community engagement, cultural expression, and social cohesion. Discover the transformative power of art, as it leaves an indelible mark on the city’s identity and inspires all who encounter it.
In dialogue with Francesco Careri’s concept of Urban Drift, Alessandro Albrecht, Ines Kaufmann, Luiza Furtado and Nikola Milojcevic create a virtual abstraction of Vienna’s city map through accidental cartography. The collaborative project thus brings together five medially and philosophically different perspectives on urban experiences, in particular the aesthetic and environmental effects of mass consumption, gentrification […]