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[OCT–NOV. 2014 | SpringerParker AT O6th EUROPEAN MONTH OF PHOTOGRAPHY BERLIN]

6th European Month of Photography Berlin: "Upheavels And Utopias. The Other Europe"
Location: Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin
Exhibition: Oct. 16 – Nov. 16, 2014

[JULY–SEPT. 2014 | SpringerParker AT »OSTRALE'014«]

8th International Exhibition of Contemporary Arts
Location: OSTRALE, Messering 8, 01067, Dresden/Germany
Exhibition: July 18 – Sept. 28, 2014

[JULY–OCT. 2014 | SpringerParker AT MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY, BERLIN

»Aus-Schnitte«
Location: Museum für Fotografie/Museum of Photography, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin / Germany
Vernissage: July 01, 2014
Exhibition: July 02 – Oct. 05, 2014

[APRIL 2014 | SpringerParker »KLANGLAND 14 - NACHHALL«]

SpringerParker - ON BROADWAY: Photography / Video
Location: Kunsttempel Kassel, Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 177, 34119 Kassel, Germany
Vernissage: April. 04, 2014
Exhibition: April 05 – 12, 2014

[AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2013 | SpringerParker "NY" at Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin - works of Heinrich Heidersberger, Hans Könings, SpringerParker]

SpringerParker - ON BROADWAY: Photography / Video
Location: Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin
Vernissage: August. 31, 2013
Exhibition: August. 31 – Sept. 07, 2013

[AUGUST 2011 | SpringerParker at PREVIEW BERLIN - The Emerging Art Fair]

SpringerParker - MEMORIA NORWAY: Photography / Video / Frottage
Exhibition at PREVIEW BERLIN - THE EMERGING ART FAIR with Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin
Location: Flughafen Berlin Tempelhof HANGAR 2
Vernissage: Sept. 08, 2011, 18:00h
Art Fair: Sept. 09 – Oct.11, 2011, 13-20 h

[AUGUST 2011 | "Selected Works" at Petra Rietz Salon Galerie]

SpringerParker - SELECTED WORKS: Photography / Video
Exhibition at Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin -->www.petrarietz.com
Address: Koppenplatz 11a, 10115 Berlin
Vernissage: Sept. 02, 2011, 19:30h
Exhibition: Sept. 03 – Oct.08, 2011, open Wed. - Sat. 14-18h and by appointment
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[AUGUST 2011 | SpringerParker & Ensemble at HALDERN POP FESTIVAL 2011]

We're happy to announce that SpringerParker & Ensemble will be playing this years Haldern Pop Festival opening concerts on August 11 at the St. Georg Church in Haldern, together with "Isbells" and "Moddi". Check out the latest confirmationstrailer from the press conference.

[JUNE 2011 | INSOMNIA at the world’s longest TV program at NRK Norway]

The journey known as “The World’s Most Beautiful Sea Voyage” was just screened live as the world’s longest TV program (134 hours!) at Norwegian TV (NRK). As the only foreign contribution, our ouverture song "INSOMNIA" (about the time of the midnight sun, which is about now) was played at 09:31when the Hurtigruten ship was approaching Kirkenes, where our opera about the the people and the landscape of North Norway was first shown this February at the Barents Spektakel. We're feeling honored. The song is from our forthcoming CD release THERE ARE PLACES IN OUR HEADS ONE CAN TRAVEL TO.

[JUNE 2011 | Interview for Australian T-Squat magazine]

We did an interview about our MEMORIA NORWAYproject for the AustralianT-Squat online magazine.

[MAY 2011 | New music facebook page]

We now have afacebook page dedicated to our music projects.

[APRIL/MAY 2011 | St. Johannes-Evangelist-Church BERLIN]

During the Gallery Weekend Berlin (April 29 – May 01) we will show our installation
A MOMENTARY LAPSE at the St. Johannes-Evangelist-Curch, Auguststr. 90, Berlin,
in co-operation with Petra Rietz Salon Galerie and Kulturbüro SOPHIEN.
Open: Fri. 12-21 h • Sat 12-19 h • Sun 14-21 h
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[FEB 2011 | CONTEMPORARY DANCE OPERA "THERE ARE PLACES IN OUR HEADS

ONE CAN TRAVEL TO" - BARENTS SPEKTAKEL KIRKENES, NORWAY]

Based on our Memoria Norway explorations and live collage we will present our Contemporary Dance Opera "There Are Places In Our Heads One Can Travel To" with choregraphed dancers, live musicians and video projections on February 05, 2011, 17:00 at the Barents Spektakel, in Kirkenes / Norway

As usual, you can follow the project and the opera in development via our logbook
at the project site of MEMORIA NORWAY
.

PROJECT CAST:
Concept/images/music: SpringerParker (Germany).
Opera singer: Lilly Jørstad (Norway).
Musicians: Bram Stadhouders (guitar), Bob Heuvelmans (harp) (Holland).
Choreographer: Adrienne Hart (Great Britain).
String quartet: Viktor Orri Árnason, Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason,
Louis Bona, Karl Jóhann Bjarnason (Iceland).
Ballet-dancers from the State Musical Theatre of Karelia (Russia):
Semen Ruban, Vladimir Varnava, Eduard Demidov and Anatolii Skuratov.

A WONDERFUL AND HEALTHY 2011 EVERYONE !


[SEPT/OCT 2010 | PETRA RIETZ SALON GALLERY BERLIN]

ERINNERUNGSRAUM 01: Fotografie-Derivate
with Hans Könings / Eva Schwab / SpringerParker
exhibition at Petra Rietz Salon Gallery Berlin -->www.petrarietz.com
Address: Koppenplatz 11a, 10115 Berlin
Vernissage: Sept. 15, 2010, 19:00h
Exhibition: Sept. 16 – Oct.13, 2010
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[MAY 2010 |WEBSITE UPDATE - SELECTED WORKS]

We updated our selected works section and added the COUNTERFEITS photo series as well as pages for our MEMORIA NORWAY PROJECT and LIVE PERFORMANCE.

[FEB/MARCH 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY - LIVE PERFORMANCES IN NORWAY]

MEMORIA NORWAY live performances in Norway:
March 03, 2010, 20:00 - Sámi allaskuvla/Sámi University College, Kautokeino | Norway
March 01, 2010, 12:00 - Videregående skole, Alta | Norway
Feb. 25, 2010, 10:30 - Videregående skole,Tana | Norway
Feb. 24, 2010, 14:00 - SKANSEN, Båtsfjord | Norway
Feb 23, 2010, 12:15 - Videregående skole, Vadsø | Norway

[FEB 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY - LIVE PERFORMANCE AT MURMANSK ART MUSEUM]

February 17, 2010, 18:30 MEMORIA NORWAY live performance at Murmansk Art Museum in Murmansk / Russia

[FEB 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY - LIVE PERFORMANCE AT BARENTS SPEKTAKEL]

February 05, 2010, 14:00 MEMORIA NORWAY live performance at the Barents Spektakel during the "Visionary Arctic Conference" in Kirkenes / Norway

[FEB 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY - BARENTS SPEKTAKEL]

February 03, 2010, 19:00 Soundscape intro + outro for the opening concert of the Barents Spektakel,the "Cutting-Edge Arctic" show in Kirkenes / Norway

[JAN 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY EXHIBITION / PETRA RIETZ SALON BERLIN]

Memoria Norway exhibition at Petra Rietz Salon Berlin -->www.petrarietz.com
Address: Koppenplatz 11a, 10115 Berlin
Opening: Jan. 20, 2010
Exhibition: Jan. 21, 2010 - tba, Wed. 15:00 - 18:00 and by appointment.
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[JAN 2010 | MEMORIA NORWAY - LIVE PERFORMANCE AT MARTa/HERFORD]

On January 10, 2010, 17:00 we will do the MEMORIA NORWAY live performance at MARTa in Herford / Germany during the finnisage of the exhibition "Pittoresk – Neue Perspektiven auf das Landschaftsbild"
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

A WONDERFUL AND HEALTHY NEW YEAR EVERYONE !


[NOV–DEC 2009 | MEMORIA NORWAY - EXPLORATION AUTUMN]

We are happy to announce, that the HALDERN POP FESTIVAL is supporting and sponsoring the next exploration of the MEMORIA NORWAY project, we do in co-operation with the Goethe-Institut Norway.Our third exploration into the Finnmark, "Exploration Autumn" starts at the beginning of November, shortly after our preview performance at the Haugar Art Museum. You can learn details about the project and follow the progress and the route at the website
-->www.memoria-norway.com

[NOVEMBER, 2009 | PREVIEW PERFORMANCE, HAUGAR ART MUSEUM]

On November 4, 2009, 17:00 we will do a preview of the MEMORIA NORWAY live performance at the Haugar Art Museum (Haugar - Vestfold Kunstmuseum) at Tønsberg / Norway.

[SEPT–NOV, 2009 | PERMAFROST & FLORAE AT »ANTARCTICA«, HAUGAR ART MUSEUM]

Our photo seriesPermafrost & Floraeis part of the exhibition »AntArctica« at the Haugar Art Museum (Haugar - Vestfold Kunstmuseum) at Tønsberg / Norway.
Other participating artists are: Lucy and Jorge Orta, Sonja Braas, Charlie Hooker, Christian Houge, AK Dolven, Inghild Karlsen, Thora Balke Dolven, Eirin Støen, Geir Tore Holm, Svein Flygari Johansen and Kristin Tårnesvik. The exhibition runs until November 8, 2009.

[SEPTEMBER 2009 | MEMORIA NORWAY - EXPLORATION SUMMER]

You can follow the progress of our MEMORIA Norway project that we do in co-operation
with the Goethe-Institut Norway at the website -->www.memoria-norway.com

[FEB/MARCH, 2009 | MEMORIA NORWAY - EXPLORATION WINTER]

You can follow the progress of our MEMORIA Norway project that we do in co-operation
with the Goethe-Institut Norway at the website -->www.memoria-norway.com
Samples of the photo series created from the material of our Research Journey (2008)
you can see at our works section:Permafrost & Florae

[JAN/FEB, 2009 | ON BROADWAY / PETRA RIETZ SALON / SHOWROOM]

On Broadway at Petra Rietz Salon/Showroom -->www.petrarietz.com
Address: Koppenplatz 11a, 10115 Berlin
Opening: Feb. 4, 15:00h
Exhibition: Feb. 4, 2009 – Feb. 13, 2009, by appointment.
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[JANUARY, 2009 | NEW PHOTO SERIES - PERMAFROST / FLORAE]

We added our new photo series "Permafrost" and "Florae" to the works section.

[DECEMBER, 2008 | ART AWARD / MAINZER KUNSTPREIS FOR ON BROADWAY]

Our photo series ON BROADWAY was awarded with the Mainzer Kunstpreis 2008.
Two photos from the series will be shown during the exhibition.
Opening: Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008, 19 h at MVB-Forum, Neubrunnenstraße 2, 55116 Mainz.
Exhibition: Dec. 5, 2008 – Jan. 7, 2009

[NOVEMBER, 2008 | FELLESHUS - NORDIC EMBASSIES BERLIN]

We will present our new photo series "Permafrost" and "Florae" at the Nordic Embassies
in Berlin at the "Felleshus" at the 20th anniversary of the Deutsch-Norwegischen Freundschaftsgesellschaft (DNF).

[NOVEMBER, 2008 | PUBLICATION, WURZELN (ROOTS)]

Our work GILFRIEND SO PURPLE is presented in the book "WURZELN" (Roots), Hrg. Petra Rietz, published by Kerber Verlag (ISBN 978-3-86678-218-1) with a text by Christina Tilmann.

[OCTOBER, 2008 | KLANGLAND KUNSTTEMPEL KASSEL]

At the Sonic Art Exhibition Klangland @ kunsTTempel Kassel from Oct. 16 – 25, 2008,
we will show an installation of our Desert Songs videos and
S5 - our interpretation of the S-Bahn theme of "S5 - im Führerstand der Zeitzone"
www.kunsttempel.net

[AUGUST, 2008 | EXHIBITION AT GENERAL PUBLIC, BERLIN]

Our video THE OUTSIDER'S AWARENESS is part of the Copyright Project exhibition
"Here, there and anywhere...
Von Geistern, Hologrammen und anderen Abwesenheiten"
at GENERAL PUBLIC, Berlin

Opening: Thursday Sept. 4, 2008 at 19h
Running from Sept. 4 - Sept. 21, 2008
(-->Directions to GENERAL PUBLIC by Google Maps)

[AUGUST, 2008 | SCREENING AT AARAU/ SWITZERLAND ]

Our short video MELATONIAN SNOW will be screened at the
One Minute Festival & Video Festival Aarau|Switzerland

[JULY, 2008 | SHOW @ THE FORGOTTEN BAR PROJECT on AUGUST 17]

Under the title "Superposition", curated by Giannina Lisitano,we will show works
of our photo series ON BROADWAY and our video THE OUTSIDER'S AWARENESS
at THE FORGOTTEN BAR PROJECT in Berlin on Sunday, August 17.
The project is initiated by GALERIE IM REGIERUNGSVIERTEL, BERLIN.
(-->Directions to THE FORGOTTEN BAR PROJECT by Google Maps)

[JULY, 2008 | NEW WORKS]

We are currently working on a series of large format photo collages with the working title "State of Environment". Supported by the Goethe-Institut we will travel to North Norway in September this year, to put places under investigation that are severely affected by climate change. The project website will be published in October.

This tour will also be the preparation for our MEMORIA NORWAY performance tour 2009 in co-operation with the Goethe-Institut Oslo. Please refer to the CV for locations.

[JULY, 2008 | PHOTOGRAPHY NOW: On Broadway / Title portfolio]

PHOTOGRAPHY NOW, the Journal for Photography and Videoart features our photo series
ON BROADWAY as title and portfolio of their quarter edition (July-Sept.) and is available now.

[JULY, 2008 | NEW WORK: SHE, Photo series]

We added our new photo series SHE to our WORKS section.

[MAY, 2008 | PROJECTION: On Broadway / New Life Berlin Festival]

ON BROADWAY has been selected as an HONORABLE MENTION for the URBAN SPACE 08 projection series, which will be featured as part of The New Life Berlin Festival, taking place from May 31-June 15th. URBAN SPACE 08 will premiere in Berlin on June 4th at 10 pm in the alternative film and music venue "KiM", located at no.10 Brunnenstrasse, Berlin.

[APRIL, 2008 | SHOW: On Broadway / ©Projektlabor, Berlin / Germany]

Our show ON BROADWAY will be running as the 2nd part of the Project © No.7 (Presence and Absence) at the ©Projektlabor, Berlin from April 25 – May 24.
The Opening will be April 25, 19.00h.
We will show a version of our photo series ON BROADWAY and our video THE OUTSIDER'S AWARENESS.
(-->Directions by Google Maps)

[APRIL, 2008 | EXHIBITION: Digital Media 1.0, Valencia / Spain]

Our video THE OUTSIDER'S AWARENESSwill be part of the exhibition "Digital Media 1.0" in Valencia /Spain, running from April 17 – May 11 at La Nau.

[APRIL, 2008 | UPDATE: NEW LAYOUT / candela2 website goes offline]

Well, you may have noticed that we did a re-design of our homepage. Three years ago we dropped our name "candela2" for "SPRINGER PARKER". We kept the candela website online for the time being but it will go offline during the next days. Therefore we added some of our earlier works not represented here before to our WORKS section.

[JANUARY, 2008 | NEW WORK: THE OUTSIDERS AWARENESS]

You can now watch a 3 min. excerpt of our new video THE OUTSIDER'S AWARENESS in our WORKS section.

[DECEMBER, 2007 | NEW WORK: ON BROADWAY]

We added our new photo series ON BROADWAY to our WORKS section.