transmediale is a platform for artistic presentation and critical reflection on the role of digital technologies in present-day society. The annual festival provides a forum for communication between artists, those working in the media and a wide range of experts, offering a stimulating environment for the presentation of major new projects from digital culture.
Core areas of the festival are the annual conference on the respective festival topic, a biannual thematic exhibition, the open award competition as well as the associated club transmediale CTM, focusing on electronic music and related visual art.
The dates for transmediale.06 have been set:
Opening 2 February 2006
Festival 3-7 Feb 2006 +++
Exhibition 3 Feb - 19 Mar 2006 +++
Club Transmediale 3-11 Feb 2006
The Call for Proposals for the transmediale.06 Award Competition has been published. Submissions should be sent before 2 September.
Now out: Video compilation 05 The compilation consists of eight outstanding video works from the last festival. Information on the work and rental conditions are available here (pdf).