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Networking Tomorrow’s Art for an Unknown Future A project by CTM within the 2nd Berlin Music Week event // 7. – 10. September 2011 // Festsaal Kreuzberg, Monarch, Palomabar, West Germany, Blumenbar Club CTM co-founded the network ICAS – International Cities of Advanced Sound. In total, 30 organisations and festivals on 5 continents joined forces […]

2011 june 29 BETWEEN | YOU | AND | ME – a wall of sound and light

June 29. CYNETARTist in residence Anke Eckhardt presents her multisensoric installation »BETWEEN | YOU | AND | ME«, a wall of sound and light. Experiments at Media Lab TMA Hellerau __________________________________________ with Thomas Dumke & Anke Eckardt BETWEEN | YOU | AND | ME – Multisensory Installation concept / realisation: Anke Eckardt programming: Peter Votava […]

Cultural Cooperation Placements Moldova – Ukraine – European Union

TMA Hellerau has been selected to take part in the first step of the project: study visit to Ukraine from May 16th to 22nd, 2011. The project „Tandem“, which was developed by the European Cultural Foundation ( and MitOst is carried out together with Centre for Cultural Management Lviv (, Soros Foundation Moldova ( and […]

Festival As Lab €10,000 Commission Awarded

A €10,000 Festival As Lab Commission was launched by the new European festivals network, ECAS. The commission called for projects that engage festival audiences and artists in a participatory experiment. This could be creating a new kind of artwork, a new form of participation, new understanding on technology, or a new and innovative way of […]

»Automatic Clubbing« at the club transmediale

presentation of »Automatic Clubbing« at the club transmediale Friday, 04.02. 2011 :::: 2pm 15 ::: Jacob Korn and CYNETART coordinator Thomas Dumke present the ideas behind »Automatic Clubbing« at the club transmediale, Berlin, “FESTIVAL AS LAB – SYMPOSIUM”. FESTIVAL AS LAB – SYMPOSIUM // 04/02 › HAU 1 The role of festivals has changed […]

ICAS Radio live from Berlin’s Club Transmediale.

CYNETART curator Thomas Dumke will be guest during the radio programme “Zeit-Ton” at friday, 4th of february 2011, 23.03 o’ clock. For more than ten years the Berlin based festival Club Transmediale has been an indicator for developments in the field of electronic music and clubculture. Of course the festival is an international meeting point […]


ECAS – Networking Tomorrow’s Art For An Unknown Future is a new European festivals network, supported by the European Union within the CULTURE PROGRAMME (2007-2013). To launch the ECAS network, a Euro 10,000 Commission is available for a new project responding to the ECAS 2011 theme of Festival as Lab. This call for proposals seeks […]

8.10.2010 : Bohnerwachs-Phonocake-Showcase during Tonlagen Festival

»»»PLANETEN»»» Dresden has long boasted a very vibrant electronica music scene. Some artists are known outside the city, making music in other European countries, in Japan or the USA. Ten local musicians will be presenting special 20 minute interpretations in space, together with the city’s VJs – a kaleidoscope of electronic sounds – during the […]

CYNETART 2010 Teaser

We are happy to announce first aspects of this years CYNETART programme. Get an idea of what the 14th edition of the festival from November 11th to 17th in the Festspielhaus Hellerau will offer its audience.The festival 2010 is closely connected to the international CYNETART competition. Out of the pool of more than 300 submissions […]

July 28: lecture in Dresden: Embodied and Distributed Knowledge in Social Networks ) case: (

Lecture this wednesday 8pm to 10pm @ MUSE 010 Palucca Schule Dresden. : Shared Movements: Embodied and Distributed Knowledge in Social Networks (case: by Marlon Barrios Solano (NYC/Dresden) creator of July 28, 2010; Organized By: Tanzplan Dresden He shares his experience with the platforms, dance-techTV and DANCE TECH as a sustainable model […]

“DISORIENTATIONS & AMORPHOGENESIS” – ETP_Final Presentation | 25th-27th June 2010

ETP is a European project in which physical interaction spaces in four cities (Dresden, Prague, Norrköping and Madrid) are connected through the internet in order to generate a common audiovisual environment for interactive dance performances and installations. On this occasion the two concepts produced by the project partners from Prague and Madrid will be jointly […]

TMA Hellerau at the 4th Dresden Future Forum | 10th June 2010

The Internet is changing markets, companies and society in an ever more fundamental way. Together with experts from industry, science, politics and culture, the 4th Dresden Future Forum will explore the types changes taking place and how they will impact us. Participants can expect a mix of keynote addresses, short presentations and open sessions. Prominent […]

“PONG” – European Tele-Plateaus | ETP project presentation of BitNet productions | May 25th 2010

“PONG” – net-linked, interactive installation | Eurpoean Tele-Plateaus Tuesday, may 25th | 7 – 10 pm Entrance free! From april 23rd to 25th the European Tele-Plateaus project partners TMA Hellerau (DE), REVERSO (ES) and CIANT (CZ) met in Norrköping (SE) at BitNet productions for their fourth and last workshop. As a result of the meeting in […]

TMA suggests: DA Fest Sofia – Call for experimental films

Deadline for submission: 30th May 2010 DA Fest is International Digital and Electronic Art Festival, organised by the National Academy of Art in Sofia, Bulgaria. The festival aims to present diverse trends and practices in the fields of digital film&video, sound art, net art, robotics, multimedia performances, installations and other interdisciplinary forms. Festival mission is […]

Prolongation of the call for entries for CYNETART competition 2010

Due to a constant ongoing demand the submission deadline for the international CYNETART competition will be extended for one week from February 28th, 2010. Artists and art groups can submit their projects until March 7th, 2010. Further information about CYNETART competition 2010 as well as the application form are available on the homepage of the […]

TMA Hellerau published the Call for Entries for the CYNETART-Competition

TMA Hellerau hosts this international competition of CYNETART, inviting artists and art groups to present their projects, every two years. They can apply with projects that fully utilise digital technologies in their conceptual, creative and performing processes, thereby opening up opportunities for digital performance and their relationship to factors such as time, space, physical presence […]

microscope session :: are friends electric

9. Oktober 2009, 22 Uhr, Festspielhaus Hellerau – Dresden mit Dopplereffekt (live), credit00 und

movement – space – architecture: On the resurrection of the body in interactive virtual environments

Presentation and performance by Jenny Coogan, Sabine Fichter and Klaus Nicolai as part of the Hellerau 100plus symposium (11th until 13th Sept 2009) 12th September 2009, 15.30 until 17.00 hrs Dr. Klaus Nicolai, cultural scientist (TMA Hellerau), Prof. Jenny Coogan, choreographer, Lecture and performance followed by panel discussion laboratory of TMA Hellerau, building complex: Historische […]

Open Call: Experience

Experience! CYNETART-Award winner Susanne Berkenheger // the starts an international fictional research project The is looking for authors and filmmakers, bloggers and avatars who like to work on a honorary base within an international fictional Second Life research project. Selected reports will be presented october 11, 2009 in Second Life (with a […]

ETP-presentation at OSTRALE’09

OSTRALE’09 14th August to 6th September 2009 | OSTRALE – Centre for Contemporary Arts, Dresden The TMA Hellerau will present current results of the working process of the international research and co-operation project »European Tele-Plateaus – Transnationale Räume der Begegnung und Co-Produktion« at the festival for contemporary Art OSTRALE’09 on Saturday 22nd August and Sunday […]

launch of the virtual parliament

11th of August 2009, 7pm | Schwarzburg, hotel Weißer Hirsch Presentation on and launch of the platform in support of a political culture of the 21st century The election campaign of Barack Obama has shown how new forms of web-based political participation can mobilise and link people. The pilot scheme of the internet platform […]

Post Me_New ID : presentation at the Kinetica Art Fair London

In a topical world of blurred personal and public space and simultaneous local/global habitats lies the intricate place of virtual/physical orientation.

The performers mimic chosen identities – morphing between avatar, cyborg, humanoid, robot, using the electronic, the bionic, the digitronic.

stop the visual suppression of account corpses

Dear friends and supporters, dear all, the is soon getting an enormous push – getting publicly awarded an international media art prize. Therefore the deadline for signing the very important second life petition: „stop the visual suppression of account corpses” has been extended to december 31, 2008 (please subscribe here: It’s rumoured […]

Synchroni-Cities 2008 – Watch out!

watch out for Launching of  synchroni-cities website! »SYNCHRONI-CITIES«  Ways to go» SYNCHRONI-CITIES« is a project bringing forth the diversity and cultural specificity of different European spaces. It is based on the idea of cultural exploration, dialogue and simultaneity. First promo trail for Synchroni-Cities project is online, done by Istvan Szakats. It is based on […]

Call for Entries for Light-Sound Festival transNATURALE 2008

The 3rd transNATURALE 2007 was an event with a mix of lake-light-projections, light-sound installations, a multi-media performance called „Boxberg-Time-Layers“, a presentation of eleven temporary art projects around the Bärwalde Lake as well as dance installations in the Uhyst Mansion. This festival clearly highlighted the unique connection of art and countryside in Saxony. Forty artists from […]