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Redefining narratives around emerging technologies
Living in a quantum state

What exactly is quantum computing and how will it impact our everyday lives? "Living in a Quantum State" will engage audiences around the world in debates and ask important ethical and ecological questions about quantum computing. 

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Episode 13: The Culture of Artificial Intelligence

To celebrate 60 years of the Goethe-Institut London, we held three Goethe Annual Lectures in 2022. For our second GAL, we invited Professor Mercedes Bunz to discuss “The Culture of Artificial Intelligence”. In her talk, she explores the particular power of AI systems using work from contemporary artists to reveal the human misunderstanding regarding AI. The talk was moderated by Eva Jäger, curator of Arts Technologies at the Serpentine.

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Goethe Kino

Goethe-Kino is our monthly series of contemporary German cinema, outstanding TV productions and film classics. All movies are shown with English subtitles unless otherwise specified.

We are offering screenings at the Goethe-Institut London on the last Wednesday of every month. We are delighted to continue our online Goethe-Kino, running for 10 days after the cinema screening.

Share your thoughts on the films via social media using #GoetheKino.

Recent Projects

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GAL 2022
Goethe Annual Lectures 2022

As part of the Goethe-Institut London's 60th anniversary celebrations, we hosted three Goethe Annual Lectures in 2022 featuring author and cultural scientist Mithu Sanyal, art historian, philosopher and journalist Mercedes Bunz, and musician and producer Matthew Herbert. 


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Past Projects

Interested in finding out more about our previous programmes? Here you can browse through our archive.