Munich Creative Business Week

Munich Creative Business Week

From 9 to 17th of March, Munich will be full of design, creativity, and art. The Munich Creative Business Week is not only a huge German design event, but also an opportunity to know about what’s going on in terms of fashion, startups, architecture, street art, and digitalization. Conferences, workshops and network events form part of its extensive programme. Toca Me is one of the events celebrated during this week. One-day journey full of inspiration, covering all fields of analog and digital design, from graphic design, typography and film to…

Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest

Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest

The Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest explores the recent film productions of countries like Slovenia, Hungary, Czech Republic or Poland. With a weird sense of humor, the politically incorrect film “Lajkó – Cigány az űrben Lajko | Gypsy in Space” by Balázs Lengyel opens the festival. The film “Špina | Filthy” offers a sensitive portrait of a psychiatric patient, “Atak Paniki | Panic Attack” tells the story of a big city’s dwellers… And we will have the opportunity to watch the award-winning debut of Kiev director Marina Stepanska, called “Стрімголов | Falling…

Canceled: The Blaze

Canceled: The Blaze

EDIT: The concert is canceled due to unforeseeable scheduling. More info here. Jonathan and Guillaume Alric are cousins, but also artists. Also known as The Blaze, these two French make music that is as beautiful as the videos they shoot for it. Powered by the heartbeat of dub and refined by melancholic vocals, their music is perfect to chill after a hard day. If you don’t want to miss the opportunity of watching this force of nature live in Munich on 5th of March, continue reading! If you want to…

5 Top Christmas Markets in Munich

5 Top Christmas Markets in Munich

The shiniest season is here! As you may know, we are talking about Christmas. Germany is the country of the Christmas markets (called Weihnachtsmärkte), and they have just begun! Every year we can see at the end of November how the streets of Munich dress up in gold, red, and green with sparkling decoration as well as the many markets that proliferate these days. There are Christmas markets almost on every corner, but we want to highlight some of the most unusual and special ones. Pink Christmas The queer and…

QFFM 3. Queer Film Festival München

QFFM 3. Queer Film Festival München

We are lucky to live in a more and more open-minded world, but there is still a lot of work to do to completely changes the mindset of every person in the world and accept that love is love and freedom is freedom no matter what. The LGBT and the queer community doesn’t hide anymore and raises its voices to claim its right to live their sexuality as they want, and with they want. The QFFM Queer Film Festival München is a way to visualize this diversity with different stories about…

Afrikanische Filmtage 2018

Afrikanische Filmtage 2018

If last week we talked about the Chinesisches Filmfest, this week is the turn of the Afrikanische Filmtage. The globalization is not only about having the same shops in the city center of every city around the world, but it can be also a good thing if we talk in terms of art. Nowadays we can watch films from every corner of the planet thanks to festivals like these, that other way will not arrive at our countries. In its 8 edition, the Afrikanische Filmtage take the title “Extended” with…

Apocalypse and other crazy things

Apocalypse and other crazy things

                                  Torsten Mühlbach is a kind of art rebel. He wants to shake, tease, provoke and excite with his art. In the form of material images, drawings, collages, as well as sculptures and installations, he places his works of art as a reflection of the contemporary world relationships. He is influenced by a mixture of comic, pop, science-fiction and trash culture as well as art history, media and politics that surrounds him. The exhibition Apocalypse And Other Crazy Things is about…

6. Chinesisches Filmfest München

6. Chinesisches Filmfest München

China meets Bavaria in the 6th edition of the Chinesisches Filmfest with a varied program with current films, documentaries, classics, and lectures. The festival works as a meeting point for intercultural dialogue and also as a way to see different facets of contemporary Chinese society with the point of view of filmmakers and other people in the film industry. Among other interesting and exciting films, we can watch on the 2nd of October, the silent movie from 1932 Struggling, with live music composed by the Beijing-born musician Deng Xiaomei, especially for the Munich performance….

Top Concerts in August

Top Concerts in August

Most of you probably will go on holidays during the month of August, but for those who are staying in the city, we have some concerts to recommend: Until Sunday 5th: Free & Easy Festival (Backstage). A festival with free entry with different music genres, from punk, rock, metal, to reggae and alternative music. Friday 3th: Wolf & Moon (Backstage). Indie electro-folk duo whose concerts are full of energy. And the best of all, the concert forms part of the Free & Easy Festival and it’s for free. Thursday 9th: Joan As…

Film: Filmkunst Wochen

Film: Filmkunst Wochen

The different art forms have a lot in common. Music is influenced by cinema and vice-versa, fashion is influenced by paintings, and fine arts have a close relationship with films. Everything is mixed but not stirred and the boundaries are difficult to see when we talk about beauty in any of its forms. The Filmkunst Wochen is a film festival with an extense program shown in different and special cinemas across the city from 25th July to 15th August. If you missed some of the films shown at the Filmfest now you have…