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Spotlight on Copenhagen: Week 38

Spotlight on Copenhagen: cold weather has hit the streets but the city is still hot! While reminiscing the warm rays of the sun, you can heat up in cozy galleries offering snacks and drinks, get groovy when Mandela plays souls and funk or party the night away to some of the best Danish DJs in Kødbyen.

Pick of the week

SMK Fridays
Where: Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvagade 48-50 Cph K
When: Friday 20th 17:00
What: SMK extends their opening hours for a nigh of art, music, film, art talks, street cuisine, beer and drinks. The film ‘The Pervert’s Guide to Cinema’ will be screening followed by artist talks, music and even a do-it-together art workshop.
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Studio Apparel Opening Reception
Where: Stereo Studio, Købmagergade 44 Cph K
When: Thursday 19th 19:00
What: Check out 55DSL’s new autunm collection and their short film, “Once Upon a Time in Italy” all the while enjoying cold beer and hot burgers and listening to the tunes of one of Denmark’s finest Dj’s, Esben Weile and a live performance by Nicolai Legind. Afterparty at Jolene.
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Crazy Friday
Where: Karrierre Bar, Flæsketorvet 57-67 Cph V
When: Friday 20th 22:30
What: PulsEvents CPH brings you round two of Crazy Fridays and promises a night of CRAZINESS you will never forget with great bar offers include half-price til midnight, free entrance all night and free beer for the first 100 Pulse guests.
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The 5to8’s are Mandelicious
Where: Café Mandela, Onkel Dannys Plads 9 Cph V
When: Thursday 19th 10:00
What: Promising an injection of soul, hip hop, reggae and funk with the fabulous 5to8’s
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Exhibition Openings

The autumn leaves may be beginning to fall and that unwanted chill may be setting in, but that won’t deter the numerous galleries from hosting eye-popping openings! Get ready to warm your toes in a cosy gallery and expand your mind with a little arts and culture – and maybe even a free glass of bubbles!

Fall exhibtions at Charlottenborg
Where: Charlottenborg, Nyhavn 2 Cph K
When: Thursday 19th 19:00
What: The opening event for several new solo exhibitions including Hill Hill Hill Hill Hill by Carl Frederik Hill, Three Foot Walking by Sora Kim, Geography and Plays by Silke Otto-Knapp and Give Posters a Try by Karl Holmqvist
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Schneids and Heids
Where: Bendixen Contemporary Art, Palægade 5 Cph K
When: Friday 20th 17:00-19:00
What: Opening reception for new works by Ryan Schneider (USA) & Daniel Heidkamp (USA)
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Lines and Layers
Where: Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Bredgade 75 Cph K
When: Friday 20th 16:00- 19:00
What: Exhibition by the Swedish artist Michael Johansson. Lines and layers unfold in the artist’s strict, yet witty, compositions of everyday objects.
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Intuition and Dissonance
Where: Projektrum Vera, Åboulevarden 9C Cph V
When: Friday 20th 17:00-21:00
What: Painting, sculpture, drawings and installation by Helene Vestergaard and Anna Walthe that explore the chaos and order of the sometimes alienated feelings of intuition and dissonance.
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Apparently Hidden
Where: Rådmandsgade 25 Cph N
When: Friday 20th 17:00-21:00
What: Featuring four artists, Kristina Bengtsson, Troels Emig, Kevin Malcolm, Lars Bo Nørgaard, who share a studio space, this group exhibition investigate the human trait to be concerned with the hidden.
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Late Summer Festival
Where: Møstings House, Andebakkesti 5 Frederiksberg
When: Friday 17:00-23:00, Sat 14:00-18:0
What: The festival will be opened by Mayor George Glenthøj and include wine and tapas, art, poetry and music.
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Free yoga
Where: Kulturhuset, Islands Brygge 18 Cph S
When: Tuesday 24th 20:00
What: Free introductory courses for yoga
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Where: Parking lot behind Frederiksberg City Hall, Smallegade 1
When: Saturday 21st 9:00-15:00
What: Over 90 stalls selling all kinds of treasures – clothing, furniture, lamps, books, and knick-knacks
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Bar of the week

Where: Mikkeller & Friends, Stefansgade 35, Cph N
When: Friday 20th 18:00
What: Mikkeller & Friends is home to some of the best vibes in town, as well as 40 different beers on tap and over 200+ bottles of selected beers, cider, spirits and soft drinks. This Friday there will be a special beer cocktail event so head down and try Cocktail Geek Breakfast, Total Nemesis and Size Dosen’t Matter.
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