Category: Q18 (en)

  • Sehnsucht nach dem Paradies

    Opening: Friday, 18 th of February 2022 from 6-10 pmDuration: February 19th to March 12th, 2022Opening hours: Sat 2-5 pmGuided tours: by appointment Registration: termine@super-reisebuero.deFinissage: 12th of March 2022 from 3-6 pm Longing for Paradise is the first installment of the four-part exhibition series ReiseBüro by the curatorial team Julia Möbus-Puck and Elisabeth Windisch at […]

  • curators 2022: Das ReiseBüro

    Elisabeth Windisch is an artist and exhibition organizer at the same time. Living in Vienna and having studied in the Rhineland, she feels at home in many disciplines of the visual arts. Julia Moebus-Puck is a curator and art scholar with a focus on Performative Art and Viennese Actionism. Together, the two are Das ReiseBüro.Elisabeth […]

  • Vanja Smiljanic: From Oral to Aural over Cereal to Serial

    From Oral to Aural over Cereal to Serial Anticlimactic grand finale of the Office of Curatorial Advocacy Friday, 22.10.2021, 7 pm: Welcome Vanja SmiljanićSaturday, 23.10.2021, 2-5 pm: Opening hours exhibitionSunday, 24.10. 2021, 4 pm: Final Performance & Finissage From Oral to Aural over Cereal to Serial was a performative intervention developed Vanja Smiljanić for the […]

  • Luca Bosani: The Three jars

    Luca Bosani (born 1990 in Rho, Italy, lives and works in London) deals with clichés within society. In his performances he picks up old dance movements, which he playfully abstracts and questions their meaning. For the exhibition project, the artist developed a new work with dance actors on site that relates to the theme of […]

  • büro für kuratorische fürsorge und kollektives experiment / phase 2

    The Office for Curatorial Care & Collective Experiment was founded on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Atelierhaus Quartier am Hafen in Cologne Poll. The alumni of the curatorial support programme, Wilko Austermann, Lisa Bensel, Anne Mager, Linda Nadji, Jari Ortwig, Michael Stockhausen, of the Quartier am Hafen, have jointly developed a critical-reflexive […]

  • büro für kuratorische fürsorge und kollektives experiment

    A project on the occasion of the tenth anniversary year of the Quartier am Hafen Cologne 2021, at various locations in Cologne and digitally. Wilko Austermann, Lisa Bensel, Anne Mager, Linda Nadji, Jari Ortwig, Michael Stockhausen, alumni of the Quartier am Hafen’s curator support programme, are jointly developing a critical and reflective format for the […]

  • Date me Digital – Olga Federova, Robert Olawuyi, Pascal Sender – Virtual Body

    The last exhibition in the series Date me Digital is dedicated to the digital body. How do the artists approach the human being with different digital techniques? How does this representation differ from our image and our familiar surroundings? Where: Q18, exhibition space Quartier am Hafen The exhibition opens Digital on 8.01.21 at 6 pm […]

  • Date me digital – Loukia Alavanou, Johanna Reich, Dominik Geis – Story

    Loukia Alavanou, Johanna Reich, Dominik Geis – Story The exhibition Date me Digital – Story illustrated three video positions that deal intensively with narratives. 18.09.20 from 18-22 h Duration: 19.09.20 – 4.10.20Opening hours: Sundays 2-5pm and during the Open Studios 19.09. from 2-8pm, 20.09. from 2-6pm. Screening in the context of the exhibition at 3 […]

  • Date me Digital – Samuel Capps, Diane Edwards, Eva Papamargariti, Evangelos Papadopoulos, Sebastian Thewes – Landscape

    The exhibition brought together different international artists who deal with the theme of nature and landscape. In animated videos, the artists referred to the human interaction with nature. In the Q18 space, there was an installation of analogue and digital elements that cross-fertilised each other. Curated by Wilko Austermann When? 19.06, 18-22 h, each Sunday […]

  • Date me Digital – Björn Schülke, Alex Grein, Jon Shelton – Surveillance

    14.02.2020 – 01.03.2020Vernissage: 14. 02.2020 at 7.30 pmWelcome and introduction: Wilko Austermann, curator of the exhibitionOpening hours: Sundays 14-17 hFinissage: 01.03.2020 at 3.30 pm The exhibition project Date me Digital showed different aspects of digital art in four consecutive projects. International artists were presented in dialogue with media artists from NRW. The title Date me […]

  • curator 2020: Wilko Austermann

    Wilko Austermann (*1990) studied art history at the HHU Düsseldorf and at the Sapienza in Rome. Since 2014 Austermann has been curating art projects in which he brings together artists on specific issues. The discourse on current themes, at exhibition venues with appropriate content, is important to him. Since 2017 Austermann has organized exhibitions at […]

  • 0176 63624947 – simon pfeffel

    curated by Julia Thiemann. Opening: 11.October 2019 at 7.30 p.m.Duration: 12. October – 3. November 2019 Opening hours: sundays from 2-5 p.m.Finissage: 3. November at 3.30 p.m. In his solo exhibition “0176 63624947”, Simon Pfeffel (*1985 in Nuremberg) presents a site-specific installation to be performatively activated by the exhibition visitors*, which he developed especially for […]

  • Johanna Bruckner: BRITTLE STARS

    23th of august – 15th of september 2019 BRITTLE STARS, the solo exhibition of the video and performance artist Johanna Bruckner (born in Vienna in 1984), deals with the social, political and socio-economic processes at play in digital networks and their exploitation on an emotional and financial level. Her dance-like sequence of movements reflects and […]

  • Emma Waltraud Howes: Scores for Daily Living

    May 26–June 16, 2019, at Q18 The Canadian artist and dancer Emma Waltraud Howes is presenting her solo exhibition Scores for Daily Living at Q 18, which links internalized and externalized concepts in the form of movements in space with chalk drawings as notations on the floor. They resonate with inner narratives, life stories inscribed […]

  • 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 / […]

  • 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, […]

  • 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 […]