The multiple award winning art and research platform Art Laboratory Berlin (ALB) presents interdisciplinary art projects in an international context. Our main goal is the presentation, research, publication and mediation of contemporary art at the interface of art, science and technology.
+++++++ Welcome to the Radyo Somatodelia exhibition with new works by Filipino artist Tad Ermitaño, running until 9 October 2022 ! +++++++ Art Laboratory Berlin welcomes you to participate in the HACK THE PANKE Festival with various events like workshops, walks and performances on art, science and sound. Please look at the program overview here! +++++++ Art Laboratory Berlin is delighted to announce an art residency of artist Saša Spačal in Berlin for the months of October and November 2022. Spačal will provide artistic research in the Rillig Lab at Freie Universität Berlin, curatorially accompanied by Art Laboratory Berlin. +++++++
“Somatodelia”, a term suggested by Tad Ermitaño, complements the psychedelic as the project of recalling the physical roots of consciousness and perception. It, reveals the physical roots of our mental being.Read more
In the workshop the artist, the designer and the biologist will introduce the participants to the river Panke and changing perceptions of wetlands and essential ecosystems – through situating, storytelling, contextualizing, experiencing, sampling, examining, collaborating.Read more
Inspired by… is an event series, a hybrid format derived from reading group and artist talk formats. In each session, an invited artist will choose a specific text or excerpt from a book that was inspirational for the artist’s practice and/or a particular project that the artist will introduce.Read more
The project Mind the Fungi is a Citizen Science STEAM research project, which resulted from the cooperation of the Departments of Applied and Molecular Microbiology and Bioprocess Engineering of the TU Berlin and the art and research platform Art Laboratory Berlin. The scientific and artistic paths in the project Mind the Fungi, which we followed together with the public from 2018 to 2020, including the Art & Design Residencies, can now be traced in text and images in this book. It was intended to provide citizens with an opportunity for scientific collaboration in fungal biotechnology.Read more
The art science group DIY Hack the Panke aims to explore the Panke river for living organisms and critically examine its complex history of human use. We offer public workshops on topics such as river flora, fauna and microbiology; bio matter as artistic research; microplastics and more.Read more
The project Mind the Fungi is dedicated to the research of local mushrooms and current fungal biotechnology expanding scientific research with artistic and design-based research and citizen science. The aim is to develop new ideas and technologies for mushroom and lichen-based materials.Read more