A project for spaces and actors at the intersection of art, technology and the politics of digital culture. The 'reSource' is a programme of the transmediale festival for art and digital culture, that happens throughout the year in the city of Berlin. Activities include residencies, curated and partner events as well as a research and dialogue with institutions, independent spaces as well as individual actors in digital culture.
reSource 006: Overflow at Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien

For the upcoming edition, transmediale and CTM festival would like to again cooperate with the Berlin network of project spaces, galleries and independent cultural actors. In order to commonly create and present a distributed programme of partner events by the various project spaces, collectives and initiatives that are working in the field of digital art&culture and experimental sound & music, we want to invite you to take part in Vorspiel 2015.

Rosemary Lee, Molten Media

With the Vilém Flusser Residency Programme for Artistic Research, the Vilém Flusser Archive at the University of Arts (UdK) and transmediale are calling upon artistic research to actively explore the capabilities and limitations of transdisciplinary and transmedial situations in contemporary culture. | Submission Deadline: 30 November 2014

Panke e.V. would like to invite you to the next monthly reSource meeting on Monday, 27 October at 18:00. transmediale will present their ideas for the next Vorspiel 2015. | Panke e.V., Gerichtstraße 23, 13347 Berlin

Ex-Video World shop front, Beusselstr, Moabit. Photo by transmediale.

For Speisekino #16 in this year's season, transmediale presents a video-lecture featuring the everyday video cultures of Moabit/Sprengelkiez, bordercrossing food and a transmediale "in-between festivals" screening. | 19 September 2014, 19:00 (doors open, food at 19:30 for 5 €, films at 21:00) at ZK/U – Center for Art and Urbanistics.

Quedlinburg Unicorn

Bringing technology into discourse with natural history, Martin Howse and Rosemary Lee will lead a guided walk through the Museum fur Naturkunde Berlin. Discussing themes such as mining, post-humanity, media geology, and ecology in relation to the collections of the museum, they invite new interpretations of the earth's materiality, the deep past, and humans' relation to it.  | 12 July 2014, 14:00-17:00, Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstraße 43, 10115 Berlin 

Panel "Post-Digital Research" at transmediale 2014 afterglow

Call for participation, Ph.D research workshop. Datafied Research relates to the artistic call of transmediale 2015 CAPTURE ALL that “sets out to investigate and propose actions that push against the limits of today’s pervasive quantification of life, work and play”. | Workshop in Hong Kong, 17-22 Oct 2014., organised by Participatory IT Research Centre, Aarhus University; transmediale/art&digitalculture; School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. 

Photo: Annette Hornischer | Design: Aniana Heras Cosín
Thu 05.06.

The Magical Secrecy Tour: June 5, 2014 – a year after Snowden. 8 hours by bus into the surveillance culture of Berlin | June 5, 2014 marks one year since NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden was introduced to a worldwide public.

Molten Media by Rosemary Lee

2014 Vilém Flusser Residency for Artistic Research Artist in Residence Rosemary Lee will lead a reading and discussion related to her research. Her project, Molten Media, examines the cultural obsession with the creation and storage of codes as well as their paradoxical disposability. | 10 June 2014, 18:00-20:30,  _Vilém_Flusser_Archive, Grunewaldstr. 2-5, 10823 Berlin | 

Robyn Moody, Nostalgia for a Myth

Robyn Moody (ca) has been selected for the European Media Artist in Residence Exchange, in a joint effort of Werkleitz Media Art Centre Halle and transmediale. 

An Ecosystem of Excess by Pinar Yoldas

transmediale collaborates with the International Triennial of New Media Art in Beijing, China: Our artistic director Kristoffer Gansing was part of their advisory board and former artist in residence in our Vilém Flusser Programme for Artistic Research, Pinar Yoldas, exhibits work An Ecosystem of Excess this summer in Beijing (starting 10 June). 

Art Laboratory Berlin, Photo by Tim Deussen

Art Laboratory Berlin would like to invite you to the next monthly reSource meeting on Tuesday, 29 April at 18:30. | Art Laboratory Berlin, Prinzenallee 34, near Ubhf Pankstr and Osloerstr; SBhf Bornholmerstr; M27 |

An Ecosystem of Excess by Pinar Yoldas

On 4 May 2014, 15:00, the artist Pinar Yoldas will talk about current findings of scientific research on biofilms with microbiologist Regine Hengge against the background of her exhibition An Ecosystem of Excess.. Moderated by the art historian Ingeborg Reichle, they will discuss the future development of our marine ecosystems which are polluted by plastic garbarge.