FRIENDLY SOCIETY BERLIN

FASHION - ART - CRAFTS - DESIGN + EVENTS
Since 2003 Your Partner for Competence and Quality

open:

Saturday & Sunday from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Weekdays by appointment

+49  (0)30 - 280 46 190  - 
 info@friendlysociety.de  -   +49  (0)177 629 00 53

 


The Friendly Society is a little fashion, art & culture department store with a mini café in the city district Berlin-Mitte, close to Kastanienalllee/Zionskirchplatz... ► more infos: FS-Profile

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Our current Exhibition: An italien Journey

15.04.-17.06.2018

 

 

 

Go, as Goethe once did 200 years ago, on a journey to Italy, to the "land where the lemons bloom". We visit Milan, Venice, Naples, Rome and Florence, let us inspire by the heads of famous personalities of the Italian Renaissance and quench the German yearning for the sunny south. In our exhibition we present works by Hans-Joachim Billib, Harald Gnade, Vadim Litvac, Prof. Betina Müller, Louis Ryan and Inge H.Schmidt.

► Here you can find a selection of the exhibited works

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Kaiser Friedrich Shirts - A firework of colors and patterns!

 

 

 

 

High-quality designer printed cotton material, limited with various motives in S / M / L / XL to XXL...

The Kaiser Friedrich shirts are produced in Berlin.

Photos: Joachim Scheffler, Marion Schult, Maria Dominika, Jürgen Endter 

Starting at  € 89,00 (incl. 19% VAT)

 

 

 

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Frozen Hibiscus - Day & Night...Night and Day style

 

 

Alltime Graceful Ladystyle

Orientated on classical patterns of fashion history, and using excellent quality modern fabric, the designer Frozen Hibiscus manages to create a classical wardrobe for the elegant big-city-lady. Allow yourself to blossom in your personalized Frozen Hibiscus, drafted to satisfy your wants and needs. 

Fotos: fraeulein-fotograf.de

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Antique wooden objects of the 20s-70s

 

Antique tins, caskets, boxes, bowls, plates, candlesticks, cases, coasters, egg cups, bottle openers, cutlery u.v.m.

 

 

.... restored by us and brought back to life!

 

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

BRACHMANN - Postclassical - Menswear - Made in Germany

 

 

A man can wear something....or a man wears BRACHMANN! The lasting produced clothes from Jennifer Brachmann strike above all else the good taste. Our highlights are the new Shawl-collar-vest, the cross-collar-shirt, and the gray-green trench-coat...


Photos: Thies Streifinger, Rafael Poschmann & Julien Barbès - Styling: Hercules Terres - H&M: Christiane Bucholz - Models: Kieron, Karl Klemens (McFit Models) Jason Grotjahn (Kult)


 

 

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

SVEEKERY  -  Eco - Friendly Business Elegance

 


Sveekery stands for elegant business, evening and leisure wear of demanding and responsible women. Only high quality, sustainable and certified materials such as organic wool, organic cotton, non-violent silk, organic linen and organic hemp are used. Costumes, suits, jumpers, blouses and dresses designed in Berlin - made in Europe.

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Classic Art-Shop

 

In our Classic Art Shop you will find works by artists of the Classical Modern (1885-1995), works by Rolf Böttcher, Thomas Duttenhoefer, Heinz Fischer-Roloff, Eberhard Hückstädt, Gregor Kozik, Henri Laurens, Waldemar Otto, Peter Paul, Eberhard Schlotter, Reiner Schwarz, Heinrich Tessmer, Max Uhlig und Paul Wunderlich.

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

GoM`s BigBerlinBag - GregOrMarvel

 

 

Berlin's “Hippy Sport Bag”, limited in a worked over larger design with exclusive fabric variation, stable inner pocket, smooth purse string and high quality imitation leather bottom.
The sporty, elegant handbag... practical for her and him... at the beach, for shopping and many other occasions.….My sporty handbag even accompanies me in the opera.. :-) Gregor Marvel

 

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

ANDREY KEZZYN - Photography - St.Petersburg/Berlin


 

In our basement salon we present our "PopUp Winter Photo Exhibition" of the photographer living in St. Petersburg and Berlin Andrey Kezzyn.

Andrej Kezzyn, also known as Kezzyn Waits, has been involved in photography for over ten years. For the past five years he has focused on the posed, theatricalized photo where the models become actors and take on a specific role. The recording area becomes a stage where new stories are told. The photographer appears as a director and only he alone decides which dramatic moments of the subject are worth staying on the film or on the memory card of the camera.

The works of Kezzyn are like shots from films that have never been shot or paintings that are never painted. Ironic, emotional, provocative and lively works of art turn to the spectator, who not only remains an observer, but becomes a participant in this theatrical performance, which unfolds before his eyes. The spectator's job is not just to look. His role is to look into it, to think, to experience a long story with humorous and tragic moments together with the protagonists. This secondary part of the story the photographer shared with him.

 


 

Shelfs & Wall Shelfs  - ST & WS-Deluxe - Handmade by Friendly Society

 

 

...are the perfect solution for the presentation of storage of you works-of-art, antiques, or your cherished artefacts. Strait away you will find a large variety of high quality wall shelves made from precious wood (European precious wood or American and African plantation precious wood).
We will gladly make your individual wish shelf according to your wishes.


  

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Next Exhibition: Constructive - Concrete

June 24 till August 26, 2018

 

 

On Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 3 to 7 pm, the Galerie Friendly Society will open its 79th theme exhibition "Constructive - Concrete" with works on canvas/cardboard by Pius Müller († 2017) and sculptures Dorsten Diekmann.

This time, we will devote ourselves to a style of art that probably causes the most misunderstandings and uncertainty in the viewer. Here Concrete Art is a very direct, an artistic style based on sensual experience that can be detected without any prior knowledge. It is neither an image of nature nor meant symbolically, but an interplay of colors, shapes, surfaces, rhythms and lines. What is to be seen is meant specifically, not vicariously, as Theo van Doesburg first defined in 1930 in the journal "Art Concret". Thus, concrete art also differs from abstract art, which - albeit greatly reduced - is based on "abstraction".

We cordially invite you and your friends to the exhibition opening and would be pleased to welcome you with a glass of summer punch.

 

 


 

Obectra

 

 

 

Das ist eine Berliner Modebotschaft.
Obectra ist ein Modelabel mit einer Aussage in schwarz, einer Mens- und Womenswear-Kollektion pro Jahr.

Stücke zu allen Jahreszeiten.

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

GoM`s BigBerlinCoat - GregoOrMarvel

 

Using the basic idea of a classical coachman's coat, we've created a coat that is comfortable to ware, stylish, sporty, elegant and stately. It is obtainable in a variation of coloured material, chequered, navy, black&grey, and of course with the well known GoM red lining and the inside pocket with zipper.

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Art Works - Hans-Joachim Billib 

 

 

Hans-Joachim Billib is a master student of professor Klaus Fussmann. He encounters his environment detached and impartially. His interest is the visible reality. Technically brilliant, almost old masterly, he captures his surroundings in oil. Despite the constantly changing light, the alteration of colour and shadows, he suggest a moment of tranquillity, a section to stop. The intensity, the observation and the exactness of the painting lend the seen landscape a not rarely seen since of surreality.

 

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Cufflings - Manschettenknöpfe

 

Eine feine Auswahl an witzigen und stylischen Manschettenknöpfen für den Mann mit Geschmack...
Als Geschenk oder zum sich selbst belohnen perfekt geeignet.
Sprechen Sie uns an! Wir fertigen Ihnen auch gern Ihre ganz individuellen Manschettenknöpfe.

 ab € 29,00  (inkl. 19% MwSt.)

 

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

€ 99 Art-Special-Price

 

Our Art Special Price Offer is exactly right to make yourself or a special precious person happy with a qualitatively high-grade work-of-art.  
For 149 Euro you get a high quality unique individual work-of-art (incl. Mounting: 40x50cm, 50x60cm, 50x70cm) from a contemporary artist of the gallery.

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Butterfly Leather Bowtie - Xenia Kuhn Design

 


 

The designer feels its particularly important that every leather butterfly, made by hand with love using high quality material, flies out well-bread into the world. With both pyramid rivets she lends the proud bearer the necessary stability.
The Bow-Tie is available in red, blue, green, brown, cream, black, in dull or shinning leather

29,00 (incl. 19% VAT)

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Silk Mandalas - Angelika Krohne

 

 

Create yourself a place of tranquillity and find your middle using the silk mandalas, from the in the Rhineland residing artist Angelika Krohne, as a medium. The high quality hand sewn mandalas (20x20cm.) are available in various colours and patterns. The ideal gift for a person to whom you want to give complete personal joy and inner happiness.

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Statement Strass Belts  - MIR" - "BITTE"...or Your Initials?

 

The special something else belt buckle is precisely that what the big-city Indy needs, with a stably sewed black leather belt.  It's humorous and unique. Please ask us, we will gladly make you your completely individual belt buckle.

 89,00 (incl. 19% VAT)

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

€ 149 Art-Special-Price

 

Our Art Special Price Offer is exactly right to make yourself or a special precious person happy with a qualitatively high-grade work-of-art.  
For 149 Euro you get a high quality unique individual work-of-art (incl. Mounting: 40x50cm, 50x60cm, 50x70cm) from a contemporary artist of the gallery.

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Deco-Eggs - Handmade by Friendly Society

This year we have come up with something very special for You ... Natural wood eggs stained, finely ground, oiled and then polished.

You receive the decorative eggs (length: 6cm) in the shades: light walnut, pear, mahogany light, medium oak, mahogany dark, light oak, cherry
,teak, light gray, mahogany medium and natural.

Piece price with ribbon: € 9,50 (including 19% tax)

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Howareyou - Organic Winter Pullover für Sie und ihn

 

 

Aus den feinsten schadstofffreien Stöffchen zaubert die Berliner Designerin Unikate und Kleinserien mit dem sportlichen gewissen Etwas.

ab € 90,00 (inkl. 19% MwSt.)

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 

 


 

Glass-Bowls - Birgit Wenninghoff

 

 

Something very special particularly in glass art are the bowels formed from glass paste. Every element is unique and stands out through its lively structure and multi-layered transparency.
Available exclusively in the Friendly Society.

 

 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Double Bag Pants by GregOrMarvel...with the licence to relax!

 

Many new models in various colours and material combinations that brings the summer directly to you at home.

We have a limited edition in cotton-jersey, silk and stretch-jeans in various patterns, and always with the red GoM pocket!!!

Just stop-by and try them on, you'll be fascinated.

 

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Framing - Silver or Gold Plated, Wood, Aluminium, Shadow-Joint, Mount-Board, Museum-Glass (Non-reflecting clear glass)

 

Only trust experts with the framing of your valuable works of art. Non-expert framing can cause lots of damage that is often only seen when the art work is removed from its frame. Valuable art, be it an engraving, cut, etching, photo, or individual painting, should be framed in a way that even after many years it still looks as if it has just been framed.

Visit us in the Friendly Society, or arrange a personal appointment outside our normal opening hours, we will gladly advise you. (0172/38 48 745)

 

 


 

Wall Shelf WS-Classic - Handmade by Friendly Society

 

 

Highlight your cherished objects. Regardless if its a work of art, an antique, a clock, vase or a model car; a wall mount is the ideal solution for the presentation of your small exhibits. Our classic wall shelf 10 (alder, H4 x W10 x D8cm.) is also available in other wood – shades: pear, oak, cherry, mahogany, walnut, teak, grey, black...Feel free to ask and we will make your individual wish wall shelf.

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

CuffClips - "Little Universe Vol.01" - Gregor Marvel

 

Cuff Clips are the decorative slip-on-covers for the buttons on your shirt cuff. Hand made by the designer exclusively on those two sleepless nights before full moon. The five coat pigment coating lends the Model “Little Universe Vol.01” an endless depth. With the intensive power prior to the full moon phase, they are loaded with the biggest possible amount of positive energy. The effect while worn is rather inconspicuous but by certain light conditions they display an extraordinary endless fiery depth. For the fashion conscious with a sense for detail; a practical gift and good-luck charm for the gentleman and of course the ladies.

You can purchase your pair starting at  € 49,00 (incl. 19% VAT)

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Picture Frame Deluxe by Friendly Society (Hand gilded in silver, gold, moongold)

 

The precious way to have your loved ones by you: Picture Frames made using the original Berliner slat, now with a stand-up support. The backs have been conceived so that photos can easily be changed and the frame positioned in good style anywhere.

(for photos sizes: 10x15cm., 13x18cm., 18x24cm., and special formats are also possible.)


 

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

The Pedestal ST-Classic 10 - Handmade by Friendly Society

 

 

We are offering our reasonably priced pedestal ST – Classic 10 (Alder wood) in the size (H4 x D8 x W10 cm.) in various wood colour shades (Natural, Pear, Ash, Cherry, Mahogany, walnut, white lacquer, Black). Every item is unique and handmade in our workshop.

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Small Stand Wood Pedestals - Handmade by Friendly Society
 

 

Here you will find a selection of precious wood small stand pedestals (made from African Plantation Wood). Perfect for small objects e.g. figures, coins, sculptures, rings, stones, etc. Each pedestal is unique and was created in our workshop by hand.
Please enquire and we will gladly make your individual wish pedestal.

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Vintage Costume Jewellery @ FS

 

Why not give something completely extraordinarily special, and with ecological far-sight utilize your own body as the packaging. From original vintage costume jewellery from Dior and Chanel too actual creations out of Berlin and Gablonz. (photos by GoM).

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 

 


 

Heads - Portraits - Inge H.Schmidt

 

 

Inge H. Schmidt is a master student of Professor Karl Oppermann (UdK). She is well known outside Germany, and stands out especially through her technical and formal versed drawings and paintings in watercolours. Many of the very strong emotional works have an almost mystical-magical charisma that draws the observer completely into a special spell. Not lastly it is the highly individual colours that fascinate. The lines and coloured areas are so masterly placed that the borders from representational and abstraction seemingly dissolve itself. However the longer one observes the work the formal meaning and substance again become visible. Her main theme is the figure of man in his existential feelings and in his uniqueness.

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

MADE IN BERLIN - Outfits & Dream Dresses

 

Tailor-Made - Just 4 You!

Choose from 20 design lines your personalized model. All dresses, blouses, trousers, pants and skirts are in colour and size (XS – XXL) individually variable; from coloured to black and white and also available in ankle length.
News Flash: Akueson Plus Size Fashion is now available in the Friendly Society.

 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

Art Works - Louis Ryan

 

Louis Ryan was born 1963 in Torquay, England. In Florence he learned the old techniques of the nineteenth century, which were developed to perfection in the ateliers of Paris. Here he intensively studied the works of the old masters and dipped into their methods. The influence of famous artist can be recognized in his works, for example Velasquez, Van Dyck and Reynolds.
We can present you an excellent selection of his still life’s in our art cabinet.

  

Visit us at the Friendly Society or arrange a personal appointment with us outside office hours via email or phone: 0172-38 48 745

 

 


 

Vintage Handbag's - Very particular handbags for very particular women

 

Unbelievably manifold and creative in form, shape and design. Handbags made of Lucide (synthetic material), metal, glass and leather; in from, playful, simple, elegant to dramatic. For every lady the right model for every special occasion.

Abbildung der Tasche im aktuellen: www.oe-magazine.de


 

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

ForeverSculptureRing.com - 3D Precious Metal

 

Make a gift of yourself or yourself a gift with a precious sculpture ring, made by using your portrait photo or the portrait of a loved one. That way you can always have that special person close at hand.

You can also arrange a personal appointment with us outside the opening hours: 0177-629 00 53 - We are happy to advise you!

 

 


 

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We wish all friends of the Friendly Society a wonderful time


Gregor Marvel & Christian Heinrich

 

 


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