transmediale and CTM's Vorspiel is a program of distributed partner events in the field of digital art and culture and experimental sound and music, where a variety of partner venues invite local and international audiences to a series of exhibition openings, performances, interventions, artist talks and special events across the city of Berlin.

A citywide program of events before and during the transmediale and CTM festivals.

Image Credit: Andrés Nieto Porras



27.03.21 00:00 to
25.06.21 00:00
Format: exhibition
synthesis gallery and Pylon Lab present RECOLLECTING FUTURES: a digital exhibition of works by three artists. The exhibition will go live on Mozilla Hubs March 27, 2021 and run through June 25, 2021. ...


Open Sesame - A Photophobic Experiment

22.01.21 00:00 to
21.03.21 21:00
Format: exhibition
»Open Sesame: A Photophobic Experiment« invites six artists - all of whom of BIPOC, queer and/or trans* experience - to display mixed-media installations that intrinsically and critically react to the architectural integrity of the building itself. More information on the artists and exhibition available here at www.baerenzwinger.berlin // As a result of the lockdown in Berlin and the temporary closure of exhibition spaces, the physical opening of the show has been postponed until further notice. A launch date for the virtual exhibition will be available soon. // »Open Sesame: A Photophobic Experiment« with works by Furmaan Ahmed, Anna Banout, Tewa Barnosa, Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley, Sanni Est, Gabriel Massan. Exhibition & events curated by Erkan Affan with Artists-in-Residence Sanni Est and Tewa Barnosa // Online Program: Erkan Affan in conversation with the artists of »Open Sesame: A Photophobic Experiment«. November - December 2020. Online at www.baerenzwinger.berlin