The galleries in Berlin are currently closed to visitors until further notice in order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus. Stay healthy, STAY AT HOME, and enjoy exploring the artworks digitally here on PiB! ps: Also follow PiB on Instagram for the upcoming takeovers by gallerists & artists!
Als Schutz vor der Verbreitung des COVID-19 Virus sind die Berliner Galerien für den Publikumsverkehr geschlossen. Bleibt gesund, BLEIBT ZUHAUSE, und genießt die Ausstellungen ausnahmsweise in digitaler Form hier auf PiB! Ps: Folgt PiB auf Instagram für die kommenden Takeovers von Galerist*innen & Künstler*innen!

Duo Exhibition

»Zenkeri«

Yana Wernicke & Jonas Feige

During the times of colonialism the botanist Georg August Zenker, then living in the German colony ”Kamerun“, was regarded as one of the most important collectors for the Berlin Botanical Museum. In their collaborative photography project Yana Wernicke and Jonas Feige address the history and repercussions of his life.

The two photographers repeatedly travelled to today’s republic of Cameroon to portray Zenker’s descendants who still live in his house in the remote settlement of Bipindi today.

With their project Yana Wernicke and Jonas Feige tell the story of the Zenker family, who today live with the difficulty of reconciling their German and Cameroonian identities. With the exhibition they aim to draw attention to the still palpable repercussions of German colonialism and to the tensions and contradictions that arise when dealing with colonial heritage.

The exhibition is part of EMOP Berlin — EUROPEAN MONTH OF PHOTOGRAPHY 2018.
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Oct 11, 2018 — Jan 6, 2019
Opening Reception: Wednesday, Oct 10, 6 pm
Guided tours with the artists (in German): Oct 21, 2018, 11 am + Jan 6, 2019, 3 pm

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Königin-Luise-Straße 6-8 · 14195 Berlin
(You can also enter the museum through the Botanical Garden)
[Lichterfelde | Steglitz-Zehlendorf]

Opening hours: Mon – Sun 9 am – 7 pm

Admission: 2,50 € / reduced 1,50 € (admission free on the opening night)
Combined ticket with entrance to the Botanical Garden: 6 € / reduced 3 €

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