Kategorie Herne

INFUSION #10 – BATTLE OF CITIES

Well, it’s a good thing that I was not part of the jury, to choose the winner of that battle. My sympathies were not stable and switched back and forth all the time and my final decision would have been a bit different, as my sympathies came back all the time to INFAMOUS H TOWN, […]

Pottporus Festival shows INFUSION #10 – FINAL ISSUE: BATTLE OF 10 CITIES

Street art exhibition „Infusion“, which is a fixed point on the agenda of Pottporus Festival, goes to the 10th round this year. Unfortunately this exhibition series ends with this edition. Infusion celebrates its 10th anniversary and its final round with an event of a special kind. 10 graffiti crews from 10 cities are invited, to […]

Kulturzentrum Herne shows „Blaues Licht“

Berlin art collective ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS, currently beeing presented at Alter Wartesaal Herne with their solo show Fri / Vol.2, go for cinema with „Blaues Licht“. The movie will be presented in a number of selected small German art house cinemas. Berlin art collective ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS has made a name for itself […]

ROCCO UND SEINE BRÜDER solo show FRI / VOL.2

If it were able to tell stories, the historic waiting room at Herne station might have to tell a lot of tales. Last night ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS have occupied the old waiting hall with a number of their installations and one more epic and memorable story was added to its annals. The installations created […]

Alter Wartesaal im Bahnhof Herne shows FRI / VOL.2 – solo show „ROCCO UND SEINE BRÜDER“

Do you know ROCCO? And what about his brothers? No? Never mind, you’re in best company. Nobody knows them personally, except a small number of carefully selected people. Born in the 1980ies, Rocco and his brothers are a fixed value in the graffiti scene of Berlin. In January 2016, the collective „ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERES“ […]

Weltbaustellen NRW – Herne

I would like to draw your attention to a new mural in Herne. After Ursula Meyer’s & Machela Liefeldt’s mural in Hosterhausen, that has been finished in 2017, there will be the second mural for Herne in the center of the city, in the direct vicinity of Herne’s town hall, at Bebelstraße 26. Working process […]

GIGO PROPAGANDA – I DO NOT WANT THAT

Actually train passengers changing trains or waiting for the next train connection at Herne’s railway station could spend their waiting time in an interesting way. Until Sunday 23rd September in an art intervention GIGO PROPAGANDA creates,  with the help of some friends and all passerbys who are interested, his newest artwork at Alter Wartesaal Herne.

Pottporus Festival shows INFUSION#9 – Group show with BERLIN KIDZ, THINK and NIKER ABM

The connection between Duisburg and Dortmund once was an important and historically significant railway in Germany. The Cologne-Minden Railway Company opened a station in Herne in 1847, and that was before Bochum has got its own station. The Old Waiting Room at the station Herne, which has been restored and reopened this spring, is the […]

Pottporus Festival 2017

I would like to draw your attention to the exhibition „INFUSION#9“ under the umbrella of this years Pottporus Festival in Herne’s „Alter Wartesaal“ at the station Herne. It will be on show from 5.11. to 3.12.2017 (Thu – Sun 4pm – 8pm). Its an exhibition of 3 special German artist collectives rooted in NYC style […]