Category: Blog (en)

  • Festival: the artists are present

    Upcoming festival: the artists are present From the 1st to the 16th of June 2019 “the artists are present” will take place for the first time in the quarter at the harbor in Cologne-Poll. Over a period of two weeks, the multidisciplinary festival with 90 participating artists invites artists and art lovers to experience the […]

  • act

      Félicia Atkinson, Jonathan Baldock, Johanna Bruckner, Liesel Burisch, Vajiko Chachkhiani, Inga Danysz, FORT, Paul Geelen, Thomas Geiger, Emma Haugh, Emma Heidarsdóttir, Krõõt Juurak, Annika Kahrs, Anton Kats, Hassan Khan, Lyubov Matyunina, Christoph Medicus, Noor Nuyten, Simon Pfeffel, Mary-Audrey Ramirez, Alex Martinis Roe, Egill Sæbjörnsson, Marinella Senatore, Discoteca Flaming Star, Nora Turato, Kat Válastur, Luca […]

  • curator 2019: Julia Thiemann

    The curator and author Julia Katharina Thiemann is particularly distinguished by her interest in forms of the dissolution of the boundaries of the arts and explores parameters of showing and perceiving contemporary art even in non-institutional places. She explores socially relevant questions with aesthetically virulent forms and often site-specific or context-related perspectives in a fruitful […]


    DIVIDUUM 2.11.2018 – 25.11.2018 KLAUS FRITZE ALEX GREIN MARTIN KIPPENBERGER LABOURNET.TV MUYAN LINDENA opening: friday 2.11. at 7.30 pm individual guided tour introduction by Julia Krings and Michael Stockhausen (curators of the exhibition) ending: sunday 25.11. at 3 pm Dividuum: an artist talk Opening times: sundays from 2-5 pm / 15.11. from 6-10 pm / […]

  • Open Studios 2018

    About 35 artists of different disciplines open the doors of their studios from 29th to 30th of september 2018 / 2 pm to 6 pm  each day. Participating artists: Elsa Artmann, Michael Baumann, Andreas Bausch, Detlef Bock, Jin-Sook Chun, Kim Collmer, Hans Diernberger, Karina Dreiser, Samuel Duvoisin, Stefan Eling, Immo Fuchs, Heri Gahbler, Judith Ganz, Karl Haupt, […]

  • Erinnern

    PHILIPP HAMANNALEXANDER KLUGEPIER PAOLO PASOLINIROLAND REGNERHANNAH SCHNEIDERDOROTHEE VON WINDHEIM 31.08.-30.09.2018 Vernissage: Friday 31.08.2018 at 7.30 p.m.“Who but we remember these?”Introduction: Miriam Schmedeke and Michael Stockhausen (curator of the exhibition) Finissage: Sunday 30.09.2018 at 3 p.m.“Erinnern” – an artist talk; by, about or also with the participating artists. Programme for the exhibition:LECTURE28.09.18 at 19.30 / Patrick […]

  • Die Aufteilung des Raumes

    TIMO HERBSTESTEBAN SÀNCHEZPETER STROHRER 08 June 2018 until 08 July 2018 Opening with barbecue: Friday, 08 June 2018 at 7.30 p.m.Introduction: “Art as Dissent in Space”, Michael Stockhausen (Curator Q18 I 2018).Lecture and talk on the “division of space” with Dr. Wilfried Dörstel (art historian, curator, archivist): Sunday, 01 July 2018 at 3 p.m.Finissage: Sunday, […]

  • we are not the only objects in this room

    Dance: Celine Bellut, Carla Jordão Music: Vassil Damjanov Stage design: Saskia Holte 8th of july 2018 at 4.30 p.m. Performance The ease and speed with which we can communicate in the world today affects our lives and changes our relationship to the concept of time. Today we have the ability to record and process information with […]

  • Healing machine lab

    While in residency with ZAIK Malin Gebken intends to work on the framing of an interactive dance piece as well as the transitioning between phases of experience within. How are people led through an experience? How are room settings used? And all of this to support changes in the mode of a showing. Based on […]

  • Jetztschnitt – ein Archiv der Gegenwart

    Opening: Friday, 6 April 2018 at 7.30 pm On the present of the future – on the future of the presentHolger Glockner (futurologist Z_punkt, Cologne / Free University Berlin) in conversation with Michael Stockhausen, curator Q18/2018 Reading: 15 April 3 pm at Q18 / Gandi Mukli reads from Roger Willemsen: Who we wereTour: Michael Stockhausen […]

  • Fellows 2018: residency exchange program Colonge/Marrakech

    Our new fellows for 2018: Hanane El Farissi (*1990 in Skhirate, Morocco lives and works in Rabat and Brussels) studied Fine Arts and Instrument and Theory in Morocco and Europe. She holds a Bachelor degree from the National Institute of Fine Art, Tetouan, Morocco and a Master degree from the High National School Of Visual […]

  • curator 2018: Michael Stockhausen

    Michael Stockhausen studied Art History and Literary Studies. Since 2014 he is working as a lecturer at the Department of Art History at the University of Bonn, Germany. In his research and teaching he focuses on modern art, contemporary art and art theory. Stockhausen worked for the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (art collection of North Rhine Westphalia), […]