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Still taken from video by Simon Klose

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.

Photo by Svenja Schulte

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.

reSource 006: Overflow at Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien

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.

Rosemary Lee, Molten Media

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.

Ex-Video World shop front, Beusselstr, Moabit. Photo by transmediale.

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.

Quedlinburg Unicorn

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.

Panel "Post-Digital Research" at transmediale 2014 afterglow

Call for participation, Ph.D research workshop. Datafied Research relates to the artistic call of transmediale 2015 CAPTURE ALL that “sets out to investigate and propose actions that push against the limits of today’s pervasive quantification of life, work and play”. | Workshop in Hong Kong, 17-22 Oct 2014., organised by Participatory IT Research Centre, Aarhus University; transmediale/art&digitalculture; School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. Read full post.

Photo: Annette Hornischer | Design: Aniana Heras Cosín
Thu 05.06.

The Magical Secrecy Tour: June 5, 2014 – a year after Snowden. 8 hours by bus into the surveillance culture of Berlin | June 5, 2014 marks one year since NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden was introduced to a worldwide public. transmediale/resource teams up with N.K. Projekt, and Leslie Dunton-Downer for exploring Berlin as the global capital of informed response and resistance to mass surveillance. Read full post.


Molten Media by Rosemary Lee

2014 Vilém Flusser Residency for Artistic Research Artist in Residence Rosemary Lee will lead a reading and discussion related to her research. Her project, Molten Media, examines the cultural obsession with the creation and storage of codes as well as their paradoxical disposability. | 10 June 2014, 18:00-20:30,  _Vilém_Flusser_Archive, Grunewaldstr. 2-5, 10823 Berlin | Read full post.

Robyn Moody, Nostalgia for a Myth

Robyn Moody (ca) has been selected for the European Media Artist in Residence Exchange, in a joint effort of Werkleitz Media Art Centre Halle and transmediale. Read full post.