After two successful two editions, Lollapalooza Berlin is returning this summer! Get blown away by the biggest artists, art and fashion. The third European edition of Lollapalooza will take place this summer! One of Europe’s most dazzling cities, Berlin, has the honour to accommodate the festival. Known for already many successful editions in Chicago, Santiago, Buenos Aires and São Paulo. The festival established in 1991 by the lead singer of the band Jane’s Addiction and has been very popular ever since.
70,000+ festival-goers daily were invited to experience the ‘World of Lolla Berlin’. Besides cheers and marvelling eyes on and off the stages, the festival left nothing to be desired: walk-in open-air galleries by URBAN NATION containing art and installations, artistry, acrobatics, street theatre at the Lolla Fun Fair, promoting sustainability at Der Grüne Kiez (The Green Neighbourhood) and an adventure world for the little ones, Kidzapalooza – when it comes to entertainment, Lollapalooza certainly raises the bar. Riddled with a distinguished selection of food vendors, wine bars and a myriad of surprises, Lollapalooza Berlin undoubtedly marks the German capital’s event highlight of the year.
The festival’s premiere, September 12 and 13, 2015, was already awarded with two European Festival Awards for ‘Best New Festival’ and ‘Promoter Of The Year’. Its second edition is also in the running for ‘Best Major Festival’. In the two previous years Radiohead, Muse, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Kings Of Leon, Major Lazer, Seeed, Beatsteaks, Paul Kalkbrenner, New Order, Tame Impala, Sam Smith, The Libertines and many more other (inter-)national top acts made the crowd cheer.
Lollapalooza Berlin is a melting pot of international cultural scenes and the art world. In 2015, they started the cooperation between URBAN NATION and Lollapalooza Berlin. Ever since, a great deal of originality its been added each year. Lollapalooza Berlin and URBAN NATION’s mutual creative drive and exchange is a unique experience which catapults the festival to new creative heights. The festival turns into a walk-in gallery turning the festival site into both a vernissage and a finissage.
In 2017, will celebrate the synergy of music, art and friendship for the third time – this unique creative collaboration turned out to be an UNstoppable one! This year, they announced the opening of the URBAN NATION MUSEUM FOR URBAN CONTEMPORARY ART, Berlin’s museum for urban contemporary art: