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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 […]

Musical insight view CYNETART 2010

These days, our friends from »Cosmic Listener« presented a special radio show, presenting this years festival musical highlights. Cosmic Listener October 2010: Cynetart Special by The Moroders Playlist: Kern – LBDD04 [Phonocake] Eduard Artemiew – Zerkalo Soundtrack Excerpt Eduard Artemiew – Stalker Soundtrack Excerpt Zerkalo – Experiment Zero [Frustrated Funk] Dopplereffekt – Scientist [International Deejay […]

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 […]

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

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

Am Samstag den 22. August und Sonntag den 23. August nutzt die TMA Hellerau die Gelegenheit, aktuelle Arbeitsergebisse des internationalen Forschungs- und Kooperationsprojektes »European Tele-Plateaus – Transnationale Räume der Begegnung und Co-Produktion« auf dem Festival fĂĽr zeitgenössische Kunst OSTRALE’09 zu präsentieren.

CYNETART 2009 _re-designed

– das CYNETART-Festival 2009 geht mit einem neuem Design nach auĂźen
– erste Programmveröffentlichung ab Anfang September

The Trans-Media-Laboratory opens for the occasion of the »Portrait after 100 years«

Hellerau art project on the traces of the present On the occasion of its centenary the association of the Hellerau citizens (registered assoc.) is hosting a multi-layered art event, which is going to be a living reflection of the historic garden village of Hellerau and their inhabitants. On this occasion TMA Hellerau is going to […]

ETP Phase 2 :: Workshop in Madrid

After finishing the successful ETP-workshop at the enter4-Festival in Prague from 18 to 25 April in 2009, the second international Workshop concerning the European Tele-Plateaus will take place in the Medialab Prado, Madrid. More than 40 participants from the region have announced to attend. Along with various ETP-artists, the workshop will concentrate on: Ensuring the […]

start off! European Tele-Plateaus European Tele-Plateaus is an international initiative planned to run through 2010 with an aim to create publicly accessible networked audiovisual sites. The main objective is to make possible and support real-time sensory-physical interactions of people over long distances. Therefore, we work to establish a permanent network allowing for direct audiovisual real-time interactions between similarly […]

ImproWinter 09 from february 9th – 13th

Workshop “Tanz und Technologie | Body and Technology” Katharina Christl in collaboration with the Trans-Media-Akademie Hellerau (TMA) within the framework of the ImproWinter 09 at the Palucca school Dresden, 9 to 13 Februar 2009. Registration for the movement course in interactive sound-image spaces: an especially developed Camera Motion Sensing system enables direct links between physical […]

CYNETart_08 – first highlights

You can find the information at the CYNETart project pages. The festival will take place from October 30th – November 16th, 2008 in the Festpspielhaus Hellerau and the Kunsthaus Dresden with the CYNETart exhibtion. It will present the works that have been awarded with the CYNETart_08 award as well as the works that have been recommended […]

Call for entries for the 12th Festival of computer-based art CYNETart_08 (UPDATE!)

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 […]

Visual Music, Ein kleines Puppenspiel, microscope session

Location: Festspielhaus Hellerau/Dresden Date: Saturday, 24. November 2007 5pm »Visual Music Marathon Boston 2007«, Screening 8pm »Ein kleines Puppenspiel« (A Little Puppet Show) by Friedrich Kirschner (D) 9pm to midnight microscope session :: algorithmic improvisers Betablocker and Al Jazari: Gamepad live coded techno by Dave Griffiths (GB), Live Performance Convextion (USA) and

»Glow« von Chunky Move Company

Location: Festspielhaus Hellerau/Dresden Date: Friday, 23 November 2007 Time: 8 and 9:30pm Admission: 10/8 Euro »Glow« is an illuminating choreographic essay by Artistic Director Gideon Obarzanek and interactive software creator Frieder Weiss. Beneath the glow of a sophisticated video tracking system, a lone organic being mutates in and out of human form into unfamiliar, sensual and […]

»Touched Echo«

CYNETart_07encounter: Lecture by Markus Kison Location: 7. Stock, WilsdrufferstraĂźe 3, Am Pirnaischen Platz, Dresden Date: Thursday, 22 November 2007 Time: 8pm Markus Kison (winner of sponsorship award of the Saxon Ministry of Fine Arts 2006) develops interactive, networked, multimedia, exemplary installations for private and public areas, creates intuitive and entertaining dynamic communication forms. Thereby he […]

CYNETart_07encounter, »Movement A«

Location: Festspielhaus Hellerau/Dresden Date: November 21st, 2007 Time: 8pm »Movement A«, 45mins, world premiere Dance performance in the audiovisual environment by Ulf Langheinrich (AT/GH) with Toshiko Oiwa (JP).


Location: Festspielhaus Hellerau/Dresden Date: november 17th, 2007 2pm to midnight »Tele-Plateaus_02«, public accessible installation 9pm »Se Mi Sei Vicino«, Interactive Performance by Sonia Cillari (NL) 10pm »Ballettikka Internettikka«, Guerrilla Net Performance by Igor Štromajer & Brane Zorman (SL) Installation: »96 Détails«, Mulleras Dance Company (FR)

microscope session :: tekknologik

:: date: 3. November 2007 :: venue: Motorenhalle – Projektzentrum fĂĽr zeitgenössische Kunst, Wachsbleichstr. 4a, 01067 Dresden :: entry: 8/4 € :: start: 7pm end: 10pm :: further informations: and :: artists & information HecQ + MFO: Aviorama (DE) [ MFO // hecq ] Motor + Nikita Tsymbal: Suprematic Transmissions (RU) [ top-40 // Nikita Tsymbal ] Mr. Incognito/Anaxy […]

sponsorship Saxony State Minister of Science and the Fine Arts – Touched Echo

»Touched Echo« von Markus Kison performative Installation BrĂĽhlsche Terrasse, Dresden 03.10.2007 to 30.10.2008 Every year millions of tourists visit BrĂĽhlsche Terrasse (BrĂĽhl’s Terrace) built on top of the Dresden city walls. At this historic place near the Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady) visitors enjoy the view across the river Elbe to the other part of […]

microscope session :: generator.x

venue: Festspielhaus Hellerau – Dresden, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 56 date: October 6th, 2007 start: 10 p.m. artists: Emi Maeda – Audio, Harfe und Elektronik + Lia – visuals (Japan/Austria) Phonophani – audio + Marius Watz – visuals (Norway) Frank Bretschneider – audio+visuals (Germany) entry: 8 / 4 EUR further informations: press pictures: GENERATOR.X: A […]

Christian Björklund – interactive pavillon

Christian Björklund from Sweden developed one project for the interactive pavillon in Dresden. Heres the orignal description from Christian. // The sound is basically four elements: A crackling noise, a piano like synth, a pad like synth and the drums. Looking at the EyeCon screenshot you can see that there are four lines defined, three […]