transmediale is a project by Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH in collaboration with Haus der Kulturen der Welt. It is funded as a cultural institution of excellence by Kulturstiftung des Bundes since 2004.


The German Federal Cultural Foundation promotes art and culture within the scope of federal competence. One of its main priorities is to support innovative programs and projects on an international level.

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Kulturprojekte Berlin conveys Berlin art, culture, and history to the broad general public, initiates special events, and advises various agents in the cultural industries.

Haus der Kulturen der Welt develops and stages a program that is unique in Europe, blending discourse, exhibitions, concerts, and performances, research, education programs, and publications.

Logo medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH 

Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg is the main institution for the film and media industry in the German capital region.

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Since 1999, transmediale cooperates with its partner CTM – Festival for Adventurous Music and Art, presenting joint highlight performances and the yearly pre-festival program Vorspiel. Together, the two festivals constitute the world’s largest platform for reflection on new technologies and digital culture.


Over the last years, transmediale has built up an extensive network of partners and supporters, ranging from renowned universities, cultural institutions and foundations to like-minded festivals who provide substantial support and intensive exchange contributing to the thematic and conceptual development of the festival editions. For the wide range of supporters that help making each year’s transmediale festival possible and unique, visit the supporter page.

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The German Federal Agency for Civic Education’s work focuses on fostering an awareness of what democracy is and on furthering participation in politics and social life.

 Logo Aarhus University

Aarhus University is a major Danish university with a strong international reputation across the entire research spectrum.

 Logo Winchester School of Art

Winchester School of Art is one of the UK's leading art and design institutions and part of the world-renowned University of Southampton.

Logo In-Berlin

IN-Berlin is a self-designed, volunteer-run provider which offers the opportunity of remaining independent in the face of an increasingly regulated and commercialized internet.

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serve-u is a Berlin-based company specializing in technical support.