(12. April 2019) For the cultural hackathon Coding da Vinci Süd, the Goethe-Institut invited 15 cultural professionals, coders and hackers from Brazil, Côte d’Ivoire, Indonesia, Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania to Munich to present ideas and innovative apps for the digitisation of cultural assets.
(05. April 2019) On the tenth anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Onna, the Goethe-Institut Rome asked the photographic artist Göran Gnaudschun to produce an exhibition on the past and present of Onna’s village community.
(02. April 2019) Hardly any other topic is presently dividing political debates in Europe like the Brexit. While its outcome is still unclear, with its Europe Actually series of events the Goethe-Institut London emphasises the importance of the European sense of community. Brexit was illuminated from new angles in a public debate called Recalculating the Route.
Art may not know any boundaries, but the art world certainly does. So how can curators become better networked – and make a stand for their shared values? Discussing this with you will be the artists and curators Simona Da Pozzo, Gottfried Hattinger and Hajnalka Somogyi. Join in!
From minimalist sketches to detailed images, from autobiographical stories to historical narratives: The German comic-strip artists’ scene is wide-ranging. We introduce artists – and tell what motivates them.
On the occasion of Alexander von Humboldt's 250th birthday, the Goethe-Institutes in Latin America are looking at Humboldt's cosmos thematically across borders: person, research, network, context and impact.
How can we ensure we don’t lose perspective in an increasingly complex world? The Goethe-Institut is organizing an International Cultural Symposium in Weimar from 19th to 21st June 2019 under the title "Recalculating the Route".