Public lecture: "J.G. Ballard and the Visual Arts", Mitte Media Festival, April 21, 2018
I'm happy to present a one-hour presentation on J.G. Ballard's work at the Mitte Media Festival, in Berlin. In this lecture, I'll show the influence of the visual arts, particularly Surrealism and Pop Art, on J.G. Ballard's writing and philosophy. For more information, please visit the Mitte Media Festival event page.
A virtual tour of Pocobelli's works at 'Digital Hallucinations'
A brief tour of Adrian Pocobelli’s works on display at Galerie Fata Morgana in Berlin’s Mitte District. The ‘Digital Hallucinations’ exhibition is presented by the Leo Kuelbs Collection and can be seen from March 23 to April 16, 2018.
Fata Morgana and Leo Kuelbs Collection present Digital Hallucinations, featuring work by Juliane Pieper and Adrian Pocobelli
On March 23, 2018, I'll be opening a show at Fata Morgana, in Berlin's Mitte district, presented by the Leo Kuelbs Collection. The exhibition will feature ten new works, created in 2018, using inkjet and acrylic on canvas and paper. (More information about the show can be found on the Leo Kuelbs Collection website.)
Related Images opens at Factory Berlin
I'm pleased to present a second show, called Related Images, at Berlin's premiere tech-startup business club. (Details on the vernissage can be found here.) The show will be up during the spring and early summer. If you're in the city and would like a tour, just drop me a line and we can set something up.
Pocobelli interview in Chased) Magazine
Special thanks to Sandra Ratkovic's Chased) Magazine for the interview about my Screenshots exhibition at Factory Berlin. Read it here.
Factory Berlin presents Pocobelli's 'Screenshots' for Berlin Art Week
Factory Berlin is pleased to present Adrian Pocobelli's latest solo exhibition called 'Screenshots'. The show launched for Berlin Art Week and features 27 works — 26 mobile art digital prints and one oil painting — and will be on display from Sept. 12 to Dec. 15, 2017.
Leo Kuelbs Collection presents Pocobelli's 'Internet Pop' exhibition
Leo Kuelbs Collection is pleased to present Adrian Pocobelli's 'Internet Pop' solo exhibition from July 23 to July 30, 2017, at Fata Morgana in Berlin's Mitte district. To view a slideshow of the exhibition visit Pocobelli's Facebook page.
Fata Morgana presents Pocobelli's 'Promoted Stories' solo exhibition
Fata Morgana is pleased to present Adrian Pocobelli's first solo art show in Berlin. Located in Mitte's gallery district, Fata Morgana is known for its independence, as well as for showing new artists. 'Promoted Stories' runs from Feb. 1 to Feb. 6, 2017.
Mobile Art Series
Drawings & Painting Series
Adrian Pocobelli lives and works in Berlin.
University of Saskatchewan (1997-2004), Visual Arts and English Literature Double Honours, Master of Arts in English Literature
2018 - "J.G. Ballard and the Visual Arts", lecture, Mitte Media Festival, Berlin, Germany
2018 - "Digital Hallucinations", Fata Morgana (two-person show sponsored by Leo Kuelbs Collection), Berlin, Germany
2018 - "Related Images", Factory Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2017 - "Screenshots", Factory Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2017 - "Internet Pop", Fata Morgana (sponsored by Leo Kuelbs Collection), Berlin, Germany
2017 - "Promoted Stories", Fata Morgana, Berlin, Germany
2016 - Project Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2016 - Super Wonder Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2015 - Hashtag Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2015 - GAS Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2016 - ArtSlant Prize Round 5, Juried Winner