don’t forget to check out #OpeningsAndPremieres #Exhibitions!
Time to verbally or musically strut your stuff. Just what you expect from an event entitled OPEN MIC, the floor (and microphone) is open to all. It’s also ok if you want to just come and experience it from the audience. The event happens bi-monthly and is free. HINT: hazelnut vodka is orgasmic.
23 Oct ► Kib.support – info part +Kufa @ Westwerk
Kib eV is offering a lecture and exchange to address the plight of the refugees. They believe they should be treated in a more dignified way and want to draw attention to individual stories. Afterward Kufa and music make the perfect backdrop for discussion.
All proceeds go to the projects and individuals, which were presented in the event info.
The foundation of the work is the observation of the interior, of the self and its control, and the external action through precision, clarity and concise, intuitive decisions.
Calling them Soul Paintings, Hong Jin Kim started this artistic development with the chance meeting of a man suffering from Alzheimer’s. Kim was 30 and decided to teach the man to paint.
23 – 25 Oct ► Designers’ Open @ Spinnerei
Annual fair revealing the latest trends in fashion-, product-, industrial-, furniture- and graphic-design, as well as in architecture. In addition to finding great stuff, the venue moves every year and the places are just as interesting as the exhibition. There are also several small exhibitions & events all over town.
23– 25 Oct ► Echt Alt I Original Old International Upcycling Fair and Exhibition @ KKW
In conjunction with Grassimesse and Designers‘ Open 2015 international designers, private collectors, galleries and design schools present beautiful recycled handcrafted products. On offer: clothing, jewellery, textiles, furniture, machines and art. The building itself is a great example of upcycling!
Opening: 22 Oct, doors open at 7.00
curator : Lilly Bozzo-Costa
24 Oct ► Bahnhof XXL – celebrating 100 years of Hauptbahnhof Leipzig
Theatrical/musical celebration at the square east of the station (Willy-Brand-Platz).
24-25 Oct ► Antik- und Trödelmarkt – Antique & Flea Market
Every last weekend of the month the Agra Grounds transform into a giant second hand market, both indoor & outdoor. You’ll find furniture, household items, books, reclaimed (industrial) materials, DDR memorabilia etc. The market is very popular and attracts visitors from all over Saxony and beyond. Warning: may cause traffic jams, so consider cycling there or taking a tram.
25 Oct ► The Market – Closing Special – Streetfood, design & vintage market at Discover how cool Leipzig can be during the last Market event for this year at Täubchenthal. Streetfood, design & vintage, art, music, stuff to do for kids, they have it all.
26 Oct – 1 Nov ► DOK – Int. Documentary & Animation Film Festival
Annual festival, showing over 3000 artistic films from 119 different countries this year. Check out our Ana’s DOK guide.