Credits and Partners

global prayers

Initiated in 2009 by academics, curators and artists affiliated with the project agency metro-Zones e.V., global prayers is a joint endeavor of the Haus der Kulturen der Welt and the Europa-Universität Viadrina. As a research project at the Forum Transregionale Studien "global prayers • redemption and liberation in the city“ is widely funded by the Land Berlin. Further project partners are the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, the Goethe-Institut, the NGBK Berlin and the Camera Austria Graz. The Theme Days are realised with the support of the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung and with the kind co-operation of the Goethe-Institute Nigeria.

Project team global prayers:

Europa-Universität Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder:

Stephan Lanz, Werner Schiffauer, Cornelia Weinberger

metroZones – Center for Urban Affairs:

Jochen Becker, Nadine Jäger, Kathrin Wildner

Haus der Kulturen der Welt:

Katrin Klingan, Evi Chantzi, Cordula Hamschmidt, Johannes Ismaiel-Wendt

Theme Days, Haus der Kulturen der Welt:

Production: Eva-Maria Helfrich, Laura Biagioni

Technical Implementation: Jochen Petzold, Adrian Pilling

Editors Booklet: Franziska Wegener (V.i.S.d.P.), Martin Hager, Anne Rüdiger

Communication: Silvia Fehrmann

Press: Anne Maier, Henriette Sölter

Internet: Eva Stein, Jan Koehler

Public Relations: Christiane Sonntag, Sabine Westermeier

global prayers is a project by:

Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

 metroZones e.V.

Forum Transregionale Studien

In cooperation with:


Heinrich Böll Stiftung


Camera Austria

The Theme Days are supported by:

Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

Presented by:

Le Monde Diplomatique
Partner: Dialog mit der islamischen Welt

Haus der Kulturen der Welt is supported by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media as well as by the Federal Foreign Office.