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An artistic Easter

Spring is here, and Easter is just around the corner. What better time to head outside the city for some nature and fresh air?  The Haus am Waldsee offers all of this, as well as throwing art exhibition into the bargain.


Sounds legit

This year’s GASAG Art Prize winner, Nik Nowak, is showcasing his outlandish explorations of sound and sculpture at the Berlinische Galerie until the end of next month.  [READ MORE]

Put a spring in your step!

This Sunday, the Oriental tradition of celebrating the blooming of the cherry blossoms as a marker for the beginning of spring and the end of winter will be honoured in the Gärten der Welt (Gardens of the World). [READ MORE]

A playground for photography lovers

Last year, the Opernwerkstätten saw more than 27 000 visitors to the OM-D Photography Playground exhibition, and it’s opening its doors again this spring. From the 10th of April to the 25th of May, you’ll be able to join in and create your own photographic masterpiece!


Hallo, Uniqlo!

On 11th April the global fashion brand from Japan, Uniqlo, is coming to Berlin. At 12:00 Uniqlo will open the doors to its flagship store on Tauentzienstraße, which will be the first store in Germany, and they come bearing gifts! [READ MORE]

Achtung! Film Festival!

The Berlinale won’t be back until next February, but that doesn’t mean Berlin’s film frenzy’s over. From the 9th to the 16th of April, another film festival’s taking over the city: Achtung Berlin is back for its tenth year, celebrating new cinematic talent from Berlin and Brandenburg.


Springtime at Hoppegarten

Hibernation is over, and on 6th April Hoppegarten racetrack opens for the first 2014 season. For 11 exciting weekends top sport, an expert- and family friendly as well as historic atmosphere are on offer right on Berlin’s doorstep.  [READ MORE]

Berlin’s Beatniks

On Saturday the 5th of April a new exhibition of a selection of works by Berlin’s Malerpoeten will open in the Mühlenhaupt Museum Kreuzberg, giving its viewers an insight into the world of Kreuzberg’s Beatnik generation. [READ MORE]

Sunrise in the West

Bright and early on Thursday morning, Berliners in the Zoologischer Garten area were met by bass-heavy drumming emanating from the terrace of the Bikini Berlin. As the live music act, Bilderbuch, was prepping for their performance later at the opening of the new concept shopping mall, spectators began popping up on the surrounding rooftops to see what all the fuss was about. Well, dear Berliners, Bikini is back. [READ MORE]