The 20th century can be seen as a century of genocide. Never before in the history of humankind were so many people killed or their culture destroyed on the grounds of their...
International Media Art Festival
transmediale.05 explores the BASICS of artistic practice with digital technologies. The festival investigates the aesthetical and ethical foundations of a frantic and...
Workshops, Lectures, and Networking
"A film festival with a difference, and much more anarchic and gripping." With these words, the French newspaper Libération described "one of the most important initiatives...
The beauty business is booming - in our everyday lives, among scholars and scientists, and in art. Beauty is not only being literally etched into our bodies by plastic surgeons,...
The "Festival of Discoveries: IN TRANSIT presents the latest developments in contemporary dance, theatre and music from all over the world. From 2 to 18 June, the House of World...
German tourists view India as the perfect setting for spiritual trance music, following in the footsteps of parents and grandparents who, in the 1930s and 70s, went there...
Friday 9 Sep. 2005 7 p.m. at the House of World Cultures 10 and 11 September 2005 11:00 at the Martin-Gropius-Bau
Dance - Theatre
Korea’s extremely innovative and dynamic theatre scene is inspired as much by international developments as it is by the rich diversity of traditional and classical art...
The Asia-Pacific Weeks in Berlin (APW) have taken place biennially since 1997, when they were launched at the initiative of the Governing Mayor. The Senate Office is responsible...
The autumn programme SPACES and Shadows focuses on the dynamic developments in the fine arts, film, music and literature in the countries of Southeast Asia and on artists’...
During the past few decades, Iran has developed a documentary film language of its own that departs radically from Western film traditions. The archaeological sites serve as...
We often take for granted the names which are given to countries, lands and territories. How was Germany or America named? Looking through the folds of history we can find same...
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