Preparing For Darkness, Vol. 5:
Melancholic Resistance


Radu Belcin, Stillness III, 2019, 80 x 95cm, oil on linen

On the Occasion of Gallery Weekend Berlin 2020
Opening: April 29, 2020, 5pm. Until May 3rd, 2020
Kühlhaus Berlin
Two Exhibitions on 6 floors, 4.500 m²
Organizer: Galerie Selected Artists (Berlin) & GNM (Munich)
Curator and Art Director of the Event: Uwe Goldenstein
Open daily from 11am – 8pm

Uwe Goldenstein will invite next to his gallery artists, international institutions and other galleries to celebrate the most exciting art event during the Gallery Weekend Berlin 2020, divided up in two exhibitions:

On three floors, in the “Kubus” of Kühlhaus, Goldenstein will continue his legendary series “Preparing For Darkness” with its fiths edition in order to establish a new art movement that focuses the zeitgeist on the spirit of MELANCHOLIC RESISTANCE.

The second exhibition, entitled WILD@HEART, will take place on three more floors of the building (ground floor, 4th & 5th floor) and will host national as international artists, not shown yet at Kühlhaus Berlin.

Artists line-up “Preparing For Darkness, Volume 5: Melancholic Resistance”
Per Morten Abrahamsen, Inna Artemova, Teodora Axente, Daniel Behrendt, Radu Belcin, Adam Bota, Grigori Dor, Tom Gefken, Edith Kollath, Maurizio L´Altrella, Adam Magyar, Simone Haack, Dario Puggioni, Sergiu Toma, Clemens Tremmel, Richard Wathen, Karina Wisniewska, Wendelin Wohlgemuth

Collaborations: Philippe Rey, Patrick Ebensperger
Media Partner: GNM, Munich


Adam Magyar, Urban Flow #1865 (New York), 2015, archival inkjet print
editions of 8, 60 x 170cm


Inna Artemova, Utopia XX, 2019, oil on canvas, 180 x 180cm


Adam Bota Fasching, 2019, oil on canvas, 180 x 180cm


Per Morten Abrahamsen, Royal Highness, 2019
3-D photographic collage, 62 x 44cm, edition of 4


Richard Wathen, Trichotillomania, oil on linen over aluminium panel
61 x 50cm


Clemens Tremmel, Sjónarnípa, 2019, oil on aluminium, 100 x 150 x 5cm


Maurizio L`Altrella, Immobilità dello spirito. Lilith, 2018, 120 x 100cm, oil on canvas


Wendelin Wohlgemuth, Father and Child, 2019, oil on canvas, 90 x 75cm

screenshot 3d
“Preparing For Darkness, Vol. 1” at Kühlhaus Berlin, May 2018
3D tour through the exhibition