TGIF, right? There’s no point in a long-winded introduction about all the events you should be visiting during the weekend and upcoming week. Without further ado, here’s our global guide to upcoming events.
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BERLIN: SURREAL Opening at König Galerie
Enter the surreal this Friday at Berlin’s König Galerie, housed inside of the renovated St. Agnes church. Here’s an excerpt from the exhibition’s press release that provides a clue to the kind of evening you can expect…
“Clap if you want the red team to win!
The crowd clapped so hard that a bridge c’lapsed with a…
tremendous BOOM: it was not only figurative, but really weird.
The sheep went ‘baaarf’ — also unusual, on the surface.”
BERLIN: SLEEP by Max Richter
Multi award-winning contemporary composer Max Richter is doing the first ever live performance of his work ‘SLEEP’ — an 8-hour piece of music designed to be listened to while drifting off to sleep — at the massive Kraftwerk venue just up the road. Sehr cultural.
Köpenicker Str. 70, 10179
NEW YORK: Isaora Sample Sale
Who doesn’t love a good sample sale? If stylish performance wear is your thing you should definitely make your way to Broome street to peruse Isaora’s sample selections. Deep discounts meet clothing engineered with cutting-edge technology, what’s not to like?
403-5 Broome Street
PARIS: Supreme Store Opening
This week we were on-sight as a line of Supreme aficionados queued in front of the Paris flagship, waiting with baited breath for the doors to open. We’re not guaranteeing the lines will have lessened by now, but if you’re a lover of the brand you might as well check it out.
20 Rue Barbette
LONG ISLAND CITY: Mu Ramen’s Super Expensive Steak
If you’re not struggling with permanent #brokeboy status head to Long Island City to get a taste of the most expensive steak in the world. The meat in question is a 400-day-dried wagyu beef cut cooked to perfect tenderness via the sous vide method, and then pan seared to finish. It’s basically food porn.
12-09 Jackson Ave
CHICAGO: The Best Dishes in the Windy City
Hitting up the Windy City? Between the usual tourist destinations make sure you take some time to experiences Chicago’s foodie scene. Click above to see at our roundup of the 10 dishes you shouldn’t leave the city without sinking your teeth into.
MONTREAL: Être Avec Toi Restaurant
The W Hotel recently unveiled a revamped eatery featuring a mashup of art and food. The creators describe it as a gallery-restaurant hybrid, making it ideal for visual and epicurean stimuli.
LOS ANGELES: 12 Outstanding Retailers to Visit
It’s about time to start building a spring wardrobe. If you’re in the City of Angels it’s as simple as visiting our roundup of 12 outstanding retailers to find your next outfit inspiration.
Dutch designer Olaf Hussein returns home with a brand new flagship located in Amsterdam’s lively Nine Streets district. The intimate space will of course boast the signature modern street style looks the brand has become known for.
Burgeoning contemporary artist Reginald Sylvester II recently opened a solo exhibition at Pace Gallery’s Pace Prints space, which houses contemporary fine art prints, and hosts timely exhibitions. Sylvester explains the catalyst behind the work as an attempt to find a “place where form and color are the characters in the work.”
521 W 26th St
New cinema and contemporary art descend during the Berlin leg of Les Rencontres Internationales. March 15 marks the opening night and interested parties can enjoy free entry and a screening of film-performance piece VAPOUR, plus a viewing of six rare films followed by a party. Visit the link above to see the full schedule.
Haus der Kulturen der Welt
John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557
BERLIN: Pendleton Spring Sample Sale
Pendleton has dipped into its archive to bring Berliners a sample sale filled to the brim with men’s garments and women’s accessories. With spring just around the corner there’s no time like now to team up with your lady and do a little warm weather shopping. Afterwards you can pop in to the general store and cafe for a cup of joe and a slice of coffee cake.
Tempelhofer Ufer 1, 10961
LONDON: L’Escargot Brunch
L’Escargot is the restaurant in London you take people to if you want to silently say ‘yes, I have great taste’. And now they’ve just launched a brunch option during the weekend, featuring dishes your impressed friends will describe as ‘sumptuous’.
48 Greek Street, Soho, London, W1D 4EF