Call for participation, Ph.D research workshop. The research/Ph.D. workshop EXCESSIVE RESEARCH relates to the announcement of transmediale 2016 "Conversation Piece" which examines some of the compulsive activities of contemporary digital culture.| Workshop in Liverpool, UK, Nov 03-05, 2015, Online activity, from Sept 28, 2015. Read full post.
On the occasion of Polymorphism #14: Holly Herndon the designduo Metahaven created two limited edition long sleeve t-shirt designs in cooperation with independent journalist and internet activist Jacob Appelbaum and Holly Herndon – and supported by CTM and transmediale. Read Full Post.
One year ago, on June 5th, 2014, we commemorated 1-year of Snowden leaks and debates around the contemporary surveillance complex with 'The Magical Secrecy Tour' (see below). Two years on, the debate has not slowed down or lost it sense of urgency. Read Full post.
The current issue of A Peer-reviewed Journal About Post-digital Research (Volume 4 issue 1) is now online. This issue examines the implications of datafication for research. It addresses the thematic framework of the 2015 transmediale festival “Capture All” as a research topic: “to investigate and propose actions that push against the limits of today’s pervasive quantification of life, work and play”, as the call explains. Indeed, to what extent does data “capture all” – even research? Read full post.
Videos of The Magical Secrecy Tour by Simon Klose. On June 5, 2014, transmediale teamed up with N.K. Projekt, and Leslie Dunton-Downer for exploring Berlin as the global capital of informed response and resistance to mass surveillance. (Event also featured at transmediale 2015.) Read full post.
For the Vilém Flusser Residency Programme for Artistic Research 2015, we are pleased to announce that jury members Kristoffer Gansing, Teresa Dillon and Daniel Irrgang have selected Valentina Karga and Pieterjan Grandry’s project Market for Immaterial Value. Read full post.
Understanding Post-digital Cultural Forms was an intensive One-Day Review Summit organized by transmediale in cooperation with the German Federal Foreign Office and hosted by the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, 10 November 2014. | Read full post.
For the upcoming edition, transmediale and CTM festival would like to again cooperate with the Berlin network of project spaces, galleries and independent cultural actors. In order to commonly create and present a distributed programme of partner events by the various project spaces, collectives and initiatives that are working in the field of digital art&culture and experimental sound & music, we want to invite you to take part in Vorspiel 2015.
With the Vilém Flusser Residency Programme for Artistic Research, the Vilém Flusser Archive at the University of Arts (UdK) and transmediale are calling upon artistic research to actively explore the capabilities and limitations of transdisciplinary and transmedial situations in contemporary culture. | Submission Deadline: 30 November 2014
Panke e.V. would like to invite you to the next monthly reSource meeting on Monday, 27 October at 18:00. transmediale will present their ideas for the next Vorspiel 2015. | Panke e.V., Gerichtstraße 23, 13347 Berlin | Read full post.
For Speisekino #16 in this year's season, transmediale presents a video-lecture featuring the everyday video cultures of Moabit/Sprengelkiez, bordercrossing food and a transmediale "in-between festivals" screening. | 19 September 2014,19:00 (doors open, food at 19:30 for 5 €, films at 21:00) at ZK/U – Center for Art and Urbanistics. | Read full post.
Bringing technology into discourse with natural history, Martin Howse and Rosemary Lee will lead a guided walk through the Museum fur Naturkunde Berlin. Discussing themes such as mining, post-humanity, media geology, and ecology in relation to the collections of the museum, they invite new interpretations of the earth's materiality, the deep past, and humans' relation to it. | 12 July 2014, 14:00-17:00, Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, 10115 Berlin | Read full post.