Current projects

Anders Hören Anders Hören © Goethe-Institut Indonesien

Anders Hören

The Goethe-Institut has embarked on a journey of discovery in South-East Asia to explore new ways to adopt and promote classical music.

Logo 5 Inseln / 5 Dörfer © Goethe-Institut

5 Islands / 5 Villages

5 Islands, 5 Villages, 10 Filmmakers. 10 realities far off Indonesia’s and Germany’s urban centers.

SFF 2017 © SFF 2017

Science Film Festival 2017

Science Film Festival is a program initiated by the Goethe-Institut in 2005 in Thailand and it has been expanding into many countries in Southeast Asia and internationally since

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Gaming at Goethe-Institut Indonesien

Games have become an asset that enables a global networked industry gains billions in profit. Games are used to convey information and facilitate learning.

IKAT/eCUT © Goethe-Institut Indonesien


Southeast Asia is a region in which textiles play a hugely important role. Not only are textiles produced in many countries, but there is also rapid consumption of textiles in cosmopolitan cities.

Tanzconnexions © Goethe-Institut


Insights into and information about contemporary styles of dance in the Asia-Pacific region and in Germany

Open Data © Wahyu Setyoningsih

Open Data

We’re exploring new ways to build a culture of open data in Southeast Asia

Learning Unknown © Learning Unknown

Mutual Unknown

Mutual Unknown exhibition is derived from “Mutual Unknown” - a term proposed by the CuratorsLAB to refer to the fact that we have still yet to learn properly about each other.

IKAT/eCut Facebook

is a Goethe-Institut project exploring the past, present and future of textiles in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

German Cinema 2016 © Goethe-Institut Indonesien

German Cinema 2016

With the fifth edition of German Cinema we’re bringing selected German films to cinemas from Jakarta to Bali.

Kesenian Indonesia | Foto: Evan Gilman Kesenian Indonesia | Foto: Evan Gilman

Indonesia at the Frankfurt Bookfair

Indonesia is the Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2015. The country, with “17.000 Islands of Imagination”, will open their way to the international book market and active in the cultural exchange. It

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Voices from Indonesia

This on-line anthology aims to give an insight into the rich world of stories from the Indonesian Archipelago, taking the reader to different islands, ethnic groups, languages and religions

Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg © Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg

The German Season

The German Season is designed to foster a fruitful exchange between Indonesia and Germany and includes the participation of renowned personalities, institutions and cultural players from both countries

Berlinale-Blogger 2016_Projekt © Berlinale-Blogger2016

Berlinale-Blogger 2016

Who is in with a chance of picking up the Golden Bear, what issues are young filmmakers around the world interested in? Bloggers and film journalists report from the Berlinale.