Get Well Daniel, exhibition and auction in Berlin
For more than 30 years, Berlin artist Daniel Weissbach has been shaping his city’s environments as well as influencing generations of artists worldwide. He is among the most important representatives of public art and has gathered numerous admirers, companions and friends throughout his career as a graffiti writer. Daniel is to many known by his aliases Tagno and Cost 88, but also as a contemporary artist.
Daniel Weissbach has under different names added important knowledge to several books by Dokument Press, amongst them Writing the Memory of the City, Metagraffiti, and Graffiti Cookbook.
In 2016 Daniel was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. When his illness got worse a number of his friends got together to support Daniel. Together with artists from around the world that has donated works an exhibition opens Friday February 21st in Berlin. The artwork will be auctioned in weekly online auctions with the title “Get Well Daniel”. 100% of the proceeds will go to Daniel to give him the best treatment and maximum freedom.
The artists are: Adams & E.B. Itso, Adrian Nabi, Akim, Amigo, Anna Herms, ABrad Downey, BUNY, CHEERIO, Christian Falsnaes, Christian Schellenberger, Coco Bergholm, Dejoe, Delta (Boris Tellegen), Des 78, Try one & Jürgen Große, Dumar Novy, Egs, Emmett Edelstein, Eric Winkler, Esher, Flatliners & Tuff City Kids, Graffitimuseum (Joachim Spurloser, Stefan Wartenberg), Idee, Imos, Jan Kaláb, Jeremias Böttcher, Jeroen Erosie, Kaos (VIM), Markus Mai & Markus Butkereit, Matthias Wermke, Mischa Leinkauf, Moses & Taps, Olabo & Akay, Possible Books, Rache, Rew, Roy 1st, Wilhelm Klotzek & Konrad Mühe, 1UP Crew and many, many more!
The exhibition takes place Friday February 21st 4 p.m. – 10 pm and Saturday February 22nd 10 am – 8 pm at Salon am Moritzplatz (Oranienstrasse 58, 10969 Berlin-Kreuzberg).
The auctions starts online Sunday, February 23rd at 8:00 pm here.
To see more of Daniel’s artwork, please go here.
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