Trees, two men, oil tanks - greenwashing

Trees, two men, oil tanks, © TA

The Greenwashing exhibition sees companies critically. These advertise individual “green” services, but their core business does not remain sustainable. Green outside, black inside. Is this customer cheating? Does that work for him and the politician? How do greenwashers work?

The exhibition explored these questions with installations, photos, paintings, videos and computer games. found in parallel  Talks by the exhibiting artists, “Criticism of companies’ sustainability reports” and “What can the customer do?”

Exhibiting artists from Greenwashing

Pedro Bustamante pedro-bustamante -greenwashing (pdf), (Green) Sin-Washing, 2013, Berlin, Video, 9′ 52”

Stephan Gross - untitled Greenwashing

Stephan Gross – untitled

Stephan Gross, (untitled), 2006, Berlin, photo collage, 53 x 98cm


Almut Iser , Schöner Schein, 2013, Berlin, oil on MDF, 2 pieces 50 x 50cm

almut iser: beautiful light Greenwashing

Almut Iser: Nice note






Yair Kira , AT HOME. NO PLACE IN THE WORLD IS MORE IMPORTANT, 2013, Berlin, installation, armchair POÄNG , table LACK, poster “IKEA Catalog 2011”, print, acrylic in frame STRÖMBY , sound, 2 x 2 x 2m

yair kira greenwashing at home

Yair Kira: At home

molledindustria, artist collective Molleindustria,  McDonald’s Video Game, 2006, Italy, Video Game

Javier Perez Lanzac 

¿Qué fue de Granada? (What happened to Granada?) –  Three thoughts on “green-washed” urbanism, 2013, Berlin, photo collage, 3 pieces in a frame 23 x 23cm

Javier Perez Lanzac Greenwashing

Javier Perez Lanzac

dirk sorge RAM greenwashing

Dirk Sorge: RAM

Dirk concern

RAM: Recycling as a motif, 2009/2013, Berlin, interactive installation, 72 wooden IKEA picture frames “RAM”.
each 13 x 18 x 0.8 cm and snippets from the IKEA catalog from 2009

tom albrecht welcome greenwashing

Tom Albrecht: Welcome

Curated by Tom Albert


exhibition, talks

June 6 – July 15, 2013

enrique cantillo Greenwashing

Enrique Cantillo Greenwashing

Vernissage : Thursday, June 6th, 2013  Enrique Cantillo  from Colombia danced “Greenwashing”.

Conversations :

Artist talk” The participating artists talk about their work. Moderated by Tom Albert  Mrs. 7.6.

Are companies as green as their reports? ” With  Jana Gebauer, IÖW, moderated by Tom Albrecht, Mrs. 14.6.

Sketch Reports- Jana Gebauer Greenwashing

Sketch Reports- Jana Gebauer

How does the customer unmask greenwashing? “, moderated by Yair Kira , Mrs. 21.6.

Closing date : Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Curators: Tom Albrecht, Javier Perez-Lanzac