Many words come to mind when you try to describe the new Anish Kapoor exhibition that opened at Martin-Gropius-Bau last Friday: spectacular, impressive, sensational, amazing, are only a few examples. All of these expressions have a special connotation and a second meaning when you dig a little deeper into their origins. All of these expressions also perfectly describe the experience of being inside this reinvented museum space, but leave you asking whether all of this is might be a little bit too much and a little too, well, spectacular.
Well, fertility and its many implementations are a somewhat iconic topic in the arts. Swiss-Danish duo Ronnie Yarisal and Katja Kublitz managed to create pieces, that are as decorative as they are saucy.