Thank you Berlin

Six Ambassadors of the Night, four special event series, and a day-to-night program spanning over 100 events: We are proud to have made a space for new directions in Berlin's nightlife over the past few months, and we're glad you came along for the journey.

The NIGHT EMBASSY is now officially closed. A warm thank you to all who visited us over the past few months, and to all the artists, curators, performers, and innovators who shaped the NIGHT EMBASSY program. Stay tuned for our next adventure, but for now the night is yours.

Meet the
Ambassadors
of the Night
Sep 6 - Sep 19
CO:QUO
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Digi-Gxl
More Info
Sep 20 - Oct 3
Ghost, I
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No Start
No End
More Info
Oct 4 - Oct 14
Peripheral
Intuitions
More Info
Oct 20 - Oct 26
PANSY
More Info
Nov 1 - Nov 15
MOVE.UNLTD
More Info
Nov 18 - Nov 30
Sweetest
Taboo
More Info
Additional
program
Upcoming
Events
Friday
13 September
CO:QUO x Digi-Gxl present: Alison Swing, Darwin, Juba, +more
InFO
Start: 22:00
End: 06:00
ArTISTS
Alison Swing
Darwin
Juba
Tom Drew b2b Kaitlyn (Make It Work)

CO:QUO
Digi-Gxl

Berlin’s club culture brings global influences to local dance floors, and this night is no exception. Curated by CO:QUO, the genre-fluid line-up presents a cross section of the city’s sounds and stories. Join us for a night with Alison Swing, who co-founded L.A. warehouse party series Dig Deeper, as well as REEF’s Darwin, a Canadian-born selector who’s brough the likes of Pinch, Kode9, and Objekt to Berlin’s Griessemühle. 

Juba will also play a set: Based in Berlin but born in London, the DJ and Boko! Boko! Collective member delves into the worlds of music and culture from, on, or with links to the African continent. Be sure to stick around for Make It Work, a new project run by Kaitlyn & Tom Drew that aims to elevate under-the-radar artists. 

The party will take place at the NIGHT EMBASSY, our custom-built modular music and art space in the heart of Kreuzberg. The event is a safe space to cultivate communal knowledge and share experiences: Respect is a must, as is open-mindedness.
 
The event is free of charge, but capacity is limited. Admission is only guaranteed with a digital ticket, so be sure to download yours today to save your spot. The exhibition and bar is open from 18:00 – 23:00 every week day.

 

About Alison Swing (Wilde Renate, Dig Deeper LA) 
Alison Swing is an LA-bred and Berlin-based DJ, promoter, and self-described vinyl junkie whose love of records is only outweighed by the thrill of playing them to sweaty crowds. She is a co-founder and resident DJ of the L.A. warehouse party series Dig Deeper with her curator-in-crime Masha. After a recent relocation to Berlin in 2017, things have not shown any signs of slowing down with her impressive international tour schedule and a monthly DJ residency at Berlin’s Wilde Renate.

About Darwin (REEF)
Canadian-born selector Darwin has been a resident at Berlin institution Griessmuehle since 2014, where she also hosts REEF, a semi-regular party with a lazer focus on U.K. club music that is responsible for bringing the likes of Pinch, Kode9, and Objekt to 24-hour raves that join the dots between techno, dub, and breakbeat. Darwin also channels her passion for U.K.-centric sounds into her label SPE:C, which to date has released a series of steely EPs from Bristolian producers Decka and Trans A.M, as well as this year’s brilliantly moody two-tracker Triptan by Significant Other.

About Juba (Boko! Boko!, Cashmere Radio)
DJ from London and part of the Boko! Boko! Collective. Based in Berlin, born in London and of Nigerian descent, Juba explores contemporary sounds from Africa and the African diaspora. From afrobeats to kuduro, baile carioca to UK funky and beyond, each Afroelektronik show delves into the different worlds of music and culture originating from, or with links to, the African continent, often accompanied by insightful chats with special guests as well as expert mixes from DJs from all over the world.

About Make it Work
Make It Work is a new project run by Kaitlyn & Tom Drew, showcasing under the radar artists on unique and intimate dance floors in Berlin


CO:QUO x Digi-Gxl aim to offer an inclusive and safe space for all. Please be mindful of the following at our events:
- No racism, sexism, homophobia, xenophobia, or any form of intolerance will be permitted.
- Always ask pronouns, never assume. If in doubt, use ‘they/them’ but please prioritize asking the person for their pronouns.
- If at any point you feel unsafe or experience any kind of harassment, notify staff immediately.

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Meet the
ambassador
of this Night

New technologies mean new horizons for art, music, and culture. CO:QUO x Digi-Gxl are breaking boundaries and exploring what it means to be human in rapidly changing virtual landscapes. Digi-Gxl is a global network of womxn, trans and non-binary creatives working in 3D animation and digital art. CO:QUO is a femme collective aiming to co-create and address status-quos that have negative impacts on society through music, workshops, and discussions. Together they uphold themes of diversity, inclusivity, and liminality in the visual and performing arts.

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All
About

Jägermeister is proud to present the Berlin Night Embassy scholarship program this fall. After uncovering some of the creative community's most visionary ideas for reinventing Berlin’s nightlife, six Ambassadors with the boldest ideas in the city were chosen. 

As Pansy, Ghost, I x No Start No End, Peripheral Intuitions, MOVE.UNLTD, CO:QUO x Digi-Gxl, and Sweetest Taboo, the Ambassadors come from around the world, but share a common love for the city’s nightlife. We’re also giving them a blank canvas to explore their chosen topics and concepts with the support of the NIGHT EMBASSY Creative Board, five renowned figures known for their contributions to Berlin’s club and music culture: Lutz Leichsenring, executive member of the Berlin Club Commission; music journalist Christine Kakaire; Dimitri Hegemann, Berlin club luminary and founder of Tresor; Linnea Palmestal, DJ, activist and founder of women’s, trans and non-binary collective No Shade; and Bernard Koomson, DJ and founder of artist collective deadHYPE. Under the curatorial direction of each ambassador, the NIGHT EMBASSY will also be a public showcase of their work, putting them in charge of a day-to-night program with collaborators and mediums of their choice.

Starting on September 6, they’re given a blank canvas and a two-week residencies in our custom-built modular art and music space in the heart of Kreuzberg to explore new creative directions in Berlin's nightlife through day-to-night programming ranging from workshops, film screenings, performances, and parties, of course.

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The NIGHT EMBASSY draws inspiration from both Jägermeister’s own heritage of irreverent perfectionism and the freeform creativity of Berlin’s long-standing nightlife and art scene. As such, Jägermeister welcomes artists based in Berlin from any background, age and level of experience: The NIGHT EMBASSY is open to all bold thinkers committed to bringing their ideas to life. Our selected projects shine a light on new possibilities for artforms connected to club culture, and foster a strong sense of community.

Each residency will be tailored to the experience of its participants. With educational lectures, hands-on workshops and expert guidance to help cultivate their career in the arts and onwards, the program aims to equip each ambassador with the inspiration, technical know-how and practical support to transform their creative practice and redefine Berlin’s nightlife.

 

The NIGHT EMBASSY Creative Board Members 

Each Ambassador has also received the support of the NIGHT EMBASSY Creative Board, five renowned figures known for their contributions to Berlin’s club and music culture.

 

Lutz Leichsenring
As the founder of The Creative Footprint and executive board member of the Berlin Club Commission,  Lutz Leichsenring has dedicated his life to building, promoting and protecting Berlin’s nightlife.

 

Christine Kakaire
Christine Kakaire’s experience in the music industry is unparalleled: The writer and presenter has worked across Sydney, London and Berlin for publications and organisations ranging from Pitchfork and Resident Advisor to Google Play and Boiler Room.

 

Linnéa Palmestål
A DJ and activist by trade, Linnéa Palmestål has spent years building a better and more inclusive club culture with her networks in Berlin as the founder of women’s, trans and non-binary collective No Shade.

 

Dimitri Hegemann
Dimitri Hegemann’s name is synonymous with Berlin’s nightlife: The club luminary founded Tresor shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the rest is history.

 

Bernard Koomson
The sneakerhead-turned-DJ Bernard Koomson brings together music and video art with his collective deadHYPE. 

Contact and
Location

For any inquiries on the NIGHT EMBASSY project, please contact us on support@night-embassy.com.

Stay tuned in the meanwhile, mid-August we will release the first Ambassador program. 

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The NIGHT EMBASSY
Falckensteinstraße 48,
10997 Berlin

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How it
works

The NIGHT EMBASSY is an event space provided by Jägermeister, run with the Ambassadors of the Night.

Space
Together, we want to provide a good and safe experience for everyone taking part. This is why aggression, harassment or hate speech of any kind will not be tolerated at our events or at the door. If you notice any such behaviour, please let a member of staff or one of our team at the venue know immediately. These are branded events and, at times, there will be content captured, that may be used for promotional material in the future. By entering the event venue you consent to this.

Entry
All events at the NIGHT EMBASSY are free of charge. Entry cannot be guaranteed without a ticket, which you can download via each Ambassador's page on this website. All events are capacity based events. When the venue is at capacity, we will not be able to admit any more guests due to health and safety regulations.

Program info
We will release program info every two weeks. If you'd like to hear of these releases from us, sign up for our mailing list to the right! We will only use your email for program updates.

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