Berlin Biennale + Manifesta Zurich Duo-City Art Stay Package
BERLIN + ZURICH DUO-CITY
CURAGENDA ANNOUNCES NEW TRAVEL CONCEPTS FOR THE ART WORLD
We are pleased to offer a bespoke duo-city contemporary art experience this Summer to coincide with the 9th Berlin Biennale, Manifesta 11 Zurich and Art Berlin Contemporary. As part of its travel collections, Curagenda has designed distinct art packages offering guests privileged access to both biennales, the art fair, overseas and resident artists, curators, special partnership events, tours around the exciting art scenes in Berlin and Zurich. Our personalized approach provides an exclusive – a more enjoyable and enriching – cultural experience.
DUO-CITY ART STAY PACKAGE
IDEAL LENGTH OF STAY
Berlin 6 days / Zurich 4 days
Suggested Dates - Sep 13 to 22
Private Travel - by request
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• Guided tour of the 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art to all exhibition venues
• Meet the Biennale Artists: introductions to artists and one studio visit (artist to be announced)
• Exclusive access to the Art Berlin Contemporary fair
• Specialist-guided visit to prominent galleries accompanied by editors of Berlin Art Link, a leading contemporary art publication
• Cocktails and river cruise on the Blue-Star sightseeing boat across Berlin-Mitte, while viewing a site-specific artwork by boychild, Yen Tech, and Korakrit Arunanondchai/Alex Gvojic
• Guided visits to three prominent private art collections
• Private dinner hosted by a local up-and-coming gallery in Berlin
• Curator-led tours to Berlin’s top residencies and the co-working culture such as: Agora Collective, Momentum, DAAD, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Node, etc.
• Berlin nightlife selections and cocktail events
• Specialist-guided themed walks such as architecture, street art, fashion, culinary and nightwalks, exploring Berlin’s dynamic neighborhoods
• An open kitchen culinary lunch/dinner event with local chef group
• Dinner arrangements in exceptional, creative and award-winning restaurants
• Unique spa recommendations
• Private driver
Manifesta 11 - What People Do For Money
Manifesta is the roving European Biennial of Contemporary Art. Manifesta 11 includes exhibitions in the Löwenbräukunst, Helmhaus and in 30 satellites, as well as the floating Pavillon of Reflections at Bellevue, the Cabaret der Künstler – Zunfthaus Voltaire in Niederdorf and the many Parallel Events taking place throughout the city.
Curagenda offers a 4-day bespoke travel program to experience the Biennial and the city of Zurich. Visitors will be accompanied by contemporary art specialist and curator Diana Lira, who will introduce Manifesta 11 artists and artworks, offer insight into the local scenes and overall professional guidance throughout the trip.
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CONTACT FOR BOOKING INQUIRY OR MORE DETAILS
Anna Russ and Monica Salazar
Founders of Berlin Art Link, a leading contemporary art publication in Berlin
Curator, mediator and entrepreneur. Diana was born in Mexico City and has been based in Zurich for many years. She has worked with the Swiss gallerist Nicola von Senger, the Parkfair Vienna art fair, and collaborated with artists such as Una Szeemann and Bohdan Stehlik, Gianni Motti, Augustin Rebetez, Lori Hersberger and Gelatin among others. She has also been a consultant for the Swiss and Mexican governments creating artistic exchange and projects between the countries’ cultural institutions, galleries and artists. With her international network and expertise in the arts industry, she has created alliances between all kinds of positions in the global art world.
ART STAY OPTIONS
We always handpick a meticulous selection of unique properties for our guests. This package includes exclusive offers from our hotel partners:
HOTEL ZOO BERLIN
HOTEL HELVETIA, ZURICH
BERLIN + ZURICH DUO CITY ART STAY PACKAGE
COMPLETE DETAILS & PRICING
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9th BERLIN BIENNALE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART
The Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art is a major world forum for contemporary art, taking place in Berlin, one of the most attractive cities in the world. It's an excellent opportunity to discover new talents, new ideas and view some inspired artistic projects. The 9th Berlin Biennale will be open 2016 June 3rd and will bring together a range of local and international artistic positions. The exhibition is curated by the New York based collective DIS, composed of Lauren Boyle, Solomon Chase, Marco Roso, and David Toro. Major themes will include advertising, digital technology, and the Internet.
Taking place every two years at changing locations throughout Berlin, the Biennale is a composition of artworks and events of internationally renowned and also emerging artists being presented and shaped by the different concepts of well known curators appointed to enter into a dialogue with the city, general public, and the artists.
The 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art seeks to examine topics that increasingly make up the world in 2016: the virtual as the real, nations as brands, people as data, culture as capital, wellness as politics, happiness as GDP, and so on. Exhibition venues will be presented across multiple sites: the Akademie der Künste, the ESMT European School of Management and Technology, The Feuerle Collection, the Blue-Star sightseeing boat by Reederei Riedel, and KW Institute for Contemporary Art.
9th Berlin Biennale Dates
June 4 – September 18, 2916
“By creating an elegant, insightful, yet eclectic program, we reveal the cities’ hidden gems, local talents, multimedia engagements, but ultimately a wildly different sensory-filled private travel experience. Our exclusive and site-specific events offers opportunities to share stories and conversations with artists, curators, designers, architects, writers, filmmakers, collectors, entrepreneurs, and with each other … that will be memorable for many years to come.” – Helen Homan Wu, founder Curagenda
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