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Critical Zones © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

In Search of a Common Ground
Critical Zones

For a long time the reactions of Earth to our human actions remained unnoticed, but in recent times with the protest movement Fridays for Future climate crisis has moved into public consciousness. The thought exhibition »CRITICAL ZONES« invites us to deal with the CRITICAL situation of the Earth in various ways and to explore new modes of coexistence between all forms of life.

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Media & Digital Culture

Chain Unchained © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan / Nikhil Kaul

Chain Unchained

Chain Unchained is a regional initiative that brings together practitioners and experts from India and Germany from the arts and creative and technological industries. The project intends to take a closer look at the issues surrounding web3 and NFTs in order to better understand the opportunities, possibilities and risks involved.

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LITERATURE & Translation

The Infinite Library © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

The Infinite Library

The Infinite Library is a travelling installation that uses VR and other media to reimagine the future of libraries as interactive spaces that engage visitors through multisensory forms of storytelling.

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City Contours © Tobias Schrank

German City Portraits

German cities are as diverse as the landscape that surrounds them. In a series of city portraits, we embark on a journey through Goethe's homeland. Our authors have taken a close look at things small and large which make their cities so unique and lovable.

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Call for Applications

We offer varied opportunities in residencies, training and workshops in Germany, in India and online. Have a look at the current calls for applications and check if there is anything interesting for you.

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