Since her first release in 1992, Vicki Bennett (People Like Us) has developed an immediately recognisable aesthetic repurposing pre-existing footage to craft audio and video collages with an equally dark and witty take on popular culture.
Ben Woodeson’s works are deliberately confrontational, aiming at an intense and visceral relationship both with the viewer and the exhibiting institution. Particularly since 2009 when Woodeson began his overtly provocative Health & Safety Violation series his works transmit threatening ripples of consequence. For in/compatible Woodeson is presenting...
Bernd Scherer (born 1955) is an artistic director and author of several publications focusing on aesthetics and international cultural exchange. He is the current Director of Haus der Kulturen der Welt.
transmediale is a Berlin-based festival and year-round project that draws out new connections between art, culture and technology. The activities of transmediale aims at fostering a critical understanding of contemporary culture and politics as saturated by media technologies. In the course of its 27 year history, the annual transmediale festival has turned into an essential event in the calendar of media art professionals, artists, activists and students from all over the world. The broad cultural appeal of the festival is recognized by the German federal government who supports the transmediale through its programme for beacons of contemporary culture. Read more