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. The current AIC-Index 2017/2018 with an overview map can be found in participating spaces and other locations. It is also available for download here. Enjoy discovering the big variety of Cologne's independent art scene.

News

Save the Date – Photoszene-Festival 2019


Save the Date – Photoszene-Festival 2019

Das nächste Photoszene-Festival findet vom 3. - 12. Mai 2019 statt. Anmeldungen sind ab 01.12. über das Onlineformular möglich. Neben den Kunsträumen sind gezielt auch Künstlerateliers und Künstlergemeinschaften eingeladen, am Festival teilzunehmen.

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Neuerscheinung – AIC-Jahresdokumentation 2018


Neuerscheinung – AIC-Jahresdokumentation 2018

Mit Texten von Thorsten Krämer und Nadine Müseler (Kulturamt der Stadt Köln), einem Collectable von Arne Schmitt sowie Texten in eigener Sache, dem Index mit Übersichtsplan 2017/2018 sowie dem Veranstaltungsprogramm von AIC ON 2018.

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Initiatives

schaelpic photokunstbar


schaelpic-photokunstbar
SCHAELPIC PHOTOKUNSTBAR, on Schanzenstraße in the Cologne-Mülheim media district, is a project space for artistic photography that has experimented with diverse forms of artistic collaboration since 2006. Three or four photographers are invited to exhibit every year. [read more]

bunker k101


bunker k101
bunker k101 shows contemporary art within the context of its own relevance as an historical memorial. The promotion of regional, national and international artistic and cultural endeavours is one of the association’s specific focuses, to be realised in particular through the presentation of contemporary art and other events within the historical context of the overground bunker on Körnerstraße. [read more]