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

Au revoir – Jagla Ausstellungsraum schließt zum Jahresende


Au revoir – Jagla Ausstellungsraum schließt zum Jahresende

Nach 10-jähriger erfolgreicher Tätigkeit mit mehr als 80 Ausstellungen und Veranstaltungen von insgesamt 108 KünstlerInnen verabschiedet sich der Jagla Ausstellungsraum zum Ende des Jahres.

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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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Initiatives

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 will organise its next photography festival in September 2018, with around 100 exhibitions throughout the city. The festival will take place annually from May 2019. [read more]

TYSON


tyson
The exhibition space TYSON, founded in 2014, shows exhibitions of mainly contemporary art with performances and lectures at irregular intervals. The distinctive post-war architecture of the exhibition space in the former working-class district of Sülz offers artists the possibility to realise site-specific work. Alongside its own experimental exhibition projects, TYSON invites national and international exhibition spaces and curators to carry out projects with its “Carte blanche” series. TYSON offers an environment for creative working processes, which reflect the conceptual and aesthetic discourses and issues of our time. [read more]