SAVE THE DATE! AIC ON 2017: October 06/07
The week-end festival AIC ON is an annual joint event of Cologne-based art initiatives.

Art Initiatives Cologne (AIC) is a newly founded network of independent, non-commercial art and project spaces, art initiatives and festivals in Cologne. Subscribe to our newsletter (further down on the website) and receive regular information about the joint activities of the independent art scene in Cologne. Regarding opening dates in the different exhibition spaces, please check our website.

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Werft 5 – Raum für Kunst


Werft 5
Kunsthaus Rhenania’s 250m2 event space has been run under the name Werft 5 – Raum für Kunst since January 2017. The space, which is sponsored and rented out by the city of Cologne’s Cultural Department, offers an interdisciplinary cultural programme of contemporary visual art, music, theatre, performance and film. Werft 5 links programmes from the independent scene supported by the Cultural Department with already established cooperation partners—including Akademie der Künste der Welt, the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Film Fest Cologne, The Cologne Art Book Fair, new talents biennale—with the Kunsthaus Rhenania e.V.’s own series of exhibitions and events, such as e.g. Musikwochenende. [read more]

Internationale Photoszene Köln


Internationale Photoszene
Internationale Photoszene Köln funds artistic photography, with the aim of permanently strengthening Cologne’s position as a centre of photography. Photoszene also organises a photography festival every two years in September, which most recently involved more than 100 exhibitions right across the city. [read more]