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Virtual exhibition “Van Gogh Alive, The Experience” in Mexico City, August 2020 Photo (detail): Casas Leonardo © picture alliance/Eyepix/ABACA

International 2020 Relief Fund for Organisations in Culture and Education

On the initiative of the Goethe-Institut and the Foreign Office, an International Relief Fund was set up in summer 2020 to quickly support cultural and educational organisations abroad during the coronavirus pandemic. From September to December 2020, funds of over three million euros will be distributed to more than 140 projects. 

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New Project
Creating in the Age of AI

Are we ready? Artificial Intelligence will change the way we communicate, create and experience our world. “Kulturtechniken 4.0” invites artists, thinkers and creative minds to participate in one of the most important discussions of our time.

The title Kulturama.digital is shown against a blue-white-orange background including the following objects: glasses, an eye and a mouth. Illustration: Tobias Schrank © Goethe-Institut

International Livestreams
Kulturama.digital

Kulturama brings international culture into your living room: house concerts live from Buenos Aires, puppet theatre from the kitchen or live acts from the Berlin club scene. Organisers enter their events and open them to international audiences. Spectators can find dates and support artists with donations. Together and in solidarity through this time.

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Installation “Ludwig van Beethoven - Ode an die Freude” Photo: Giacomo Zucca/Bundesstadt Bonn

Project
The Other Beethoven(s)

“The other Beethoven(s)” is a Goethe-Institut project that pays tribute to Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday and takes his interest in non-European perspectives to the next level. Building on the composer’s cosmopolitan outlook, artists and musicians from Asia, the Arab world, Southeast Europe and Germany are translating his work into a new, contemporary idiom.

Timelapse Future Graphic (detail): © picture alliance/ullstein bild

Global Discourse
Timelapse – What will the future hold?

Artists, scientists and activists think about the big questions of our epoch. What do hyper-realistic robot copies and fake news reveal about the future?

Digital Souverän Design: ZKM Karlsruhe

Responsible in the 21th century
Digitally confident

How do we assert ourselves in the digital society? Which tools do we have to master, which skills do we have to learn? ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medien Karlsruhe and the Goethe-Institut provide answers.

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