A programme for people of all ages, for Berliners from different countries of origin and different social backgrounds: art labs, guided tours and the activities in the Forum.
The diverse, rapidly emerging mobile communication structures, the Internet and the global media, are spawning questionable hierarchies, new structures of belief and mechanisms of...
Film theorist Siegfried Kracauer once said that the cinema deals with physical reality, with what can be presented. Many theoreticians of religion contend that religions deal with...
From Dubai to Vladivostok, a new cultural cartography is taking shape. In daily urban life, pan-Asiatic influences can be seen and felt everywhere. The House of World Cultures is...
Anyone could submit their stories for the multimedia competition: Nice to Meet you – Cultural Collisions in 100 Sec
Hip Hop Festival 1.0 BERLIN
Performing Arts Festival
In Transit 2008 – Singularities follows this curatorial premise: that we can no longer conceive nor perceive contemporary performing arts, and even contemporary painting,...
Since 1989/90, the divided memory culture of Eastern and Western Europe has been changing within the new social, political and cultural sphere of post-socialist Europe. This...
SUNSET ON THE RIVER SPREE – with Surf music: the soundtrack to wild Californian beach life in the early 1960s. And Tiki, the artistic expression of the insatiable desire for...
Exhibition, Film, Performance, Talks, International Conference
From the 1930s on, colonial North Africa was transformed into a laboratory for European modernisation fantasies. Casablanca was seen as a test case for the ‘city of...
‘Have the colonialists decolonialised?’ Jean Michel Bruyère‘The failed decolonisation of Europe – the internment camp as the victory of colonialism...
"Signs of the City – Metropolis Speaking" has been running for nearly two years now, exploring the symbol world of the European city. The project has been taking place in...
Chinua Achebe’s and Wole Soyinka’s books from the 1960s described the hopes associated with decolonisation and independence. Nowadays, it is Africa’s film-makers...
Where is the borderline between rationality and irrationality? The six artists who Valerie Smith is bringing together for her first exhibition at the House of World Cultures...
Pakistan! Brazil! New Zealand! Romania! – Once again, WORLDTRONICS is bringing electronic music from all over the world to Berlin: music that has either not yet made its...
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Exhibitions Wed – Mon 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
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