OPEN DOORS 

Something Great's new house at Schloss Mentin has been home to several artists and cultural professionals since this summer. There, we have been developing some of the activities of the pilot project "New School". Before our inauguration event in August 2023, we will open our current and future workspaces to the public for the first time already this year on the 1st of October 2022.

It would be our pleasure to have you with us on this open doors day! 


PROGRAM 

14:00: Lecture "Documentary Choreography" by Arkadi Zaides (In English) as part of the pilot project "New School" 

15:00: Lecture "The art of midwifery" by deufert&plischke (In German) as part of the pilot project "New School"

16:00 - 19:00 - Social gathering: Beverages, snacks and music!

16:00: Guided Visit (in English and German) in our current and future workspaces as well as inside the Schloss Mentin (Group 1)

17:00: Guided Visit (in English and German) in our current and future workspaces as well as inside the Schloss Mentin (Group 2)

18:30 - Closing performance with Jalil El Yazidi (Music) and Ellada Damianou (Dance).


VISITORS FROM BERLIN OR ELSEWHERE 

Travelling by car

Mentin is located one hour and a half between Berlin and Hamburg and is reachable via the German A 24 highway (Suckow exit).

Check here the directions by car from Berlin
Check here the directions by car from Hamburg


Travelling by train 

For those coming without a car, we can offer a pick-up at the Pritzwalk train station in Brandenburg at 13:00 and drop you off at the same train station at 20:30. Several trains leave Berlin every hour from Berlin HBF or Gesundbrunnen and stop at the Pritzwalk train station every day. Furthermore, from Hamburg, trains leave Hamburg HBF every two hours. Please check the train times on the Deutsche Bahn website.

Pick ups/drop offs: 

If you plan to come by train and you need a pick up at the train station on the mentioned hours, please get in touch with Imma Scarpato, by September 29th 2022, at the latest. Unfortunately, due to our event timetable, we can only offer pick-ups and drop-offs at the mentioned times.

Alternatively, you can also book a taxi at Prignitz mobil (recommended to book it at least one day in advance).


Accommodation

Unfortunately, our accommodation facilities in Mentin are fully booked on that day, and we do not have availability to host anyone else in Mentin on the night of October 1st. Nevertheless, there are some hotels in Pritzwalk with rooms available, and they can be booked via booking.com. Furthermore, if you are travelling by train, we would be happy to take you to your hotel that evening after the event and bring you to the train station the day after. Still, once again, we ask you to inform us in advance so that we can organize the transfers accordingly.

Schönhagener Mühle
Schönhagener Mühle 10 - 11, 16928 Pritzwalk, Germany

Waldhotel Forsthaus Hainholz
Hainholz 2, 16928 Pritzwalk, Germany

Hotel Falkenhagen
Rapshagener Straße 2, 16928 Pritzwalk, Germany


INFORMATION 

If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to: 

Imma Scarpato - Something Great
Project Manager
E-mail 

Valerie Gasse - Something Great
Project Manager Assistant
E-mail 


LOCATION 

Something Great - Künstlerhaus
Schloss Mentin (Am Schloss 2)
19376 Ruhner Berge OT Mentin
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Germany

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We look forward to welcoming you in Mentin!