CTM Festival 2019 pronounces 20th anniversary theme

The Berlin competition for “adventurous music and artwork” is popping 20.

CTM Festival has introduced the theme for its 2019 version. Under the title ‘Persistance’, the competition “examines the aesthetic and societal potentials and pains of perseverance, and of its reverse: the transient and the provisional”, says a press launch.

As properly as membership occasions and concert events, CTM will probably be internet hosting daytime occasions equivalent to artist talks, a lecture sequence and a competition exhibition. Additionally, the competition organisers will probably be operating numerous workshops, together with the
MusicMakers Hacklab with Peter Kirn (CDM) and the Research Networking Day with Humboldt University.

CTM Festival 2019 announces 20th anniversary theme

In addition, the CTM Radio Lab is looking for work from artists worldwide and related to fields of experimental music, sound artwork, radio artwork, new radio drama, and efficiency – with the chosen works awarded a €5000 honorarium.

The commissioned works will premiere within the type of an set up or dwell efficiency at CTM 2019 and will probably be subsequently broadcast in Deutschlandfunk Kultur’s Klangkunst programme in spring 2019. The software deadline is September 9, 2018.

CTM Festival 2019 will happen from January 25 – February three in numerous venues throughout Berlin, together with Berghain, HAU Hebbel am Ufer, and Kunstquartier Bethanien. The competition may even happen parallel to and in collaboration with transmediale – competition for artwork and digital tradition.

The first programme announcement will probably be out in October, together with Early-Bird competition passes. Save the date!

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