Fase, Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich, 1982. A choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. Photo © Jean Luc Tanghe
24 Aug – 21 Sep
Exhibition, Performances, Discourse
Valeska Gert, Japanische Groteske. Valeska Gert Archive at the Akademie der Künste, Berlin. Photographer unknown
25 Aug – 21 Sep
Exhibition

What the Body Remembers. Dance Heritage Today The Century of Dance

Daily 3 pm – 10 pm

Guided tours:
Mon – Sat 4 pm
Sun 3 pm

€ 8/5

Jan Assmann. Photo: Rama (CC BY 2.0). Aleida Assmann, Photo: Jussi Puikkonen/KNAW (CC BY 2.0)
Thursday, 19 Sep
Lecture and Discussion

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

What the Body Remembers. Dance Heritage Today Aleida Assmann und Jan Assmann: Erinnerung, Körper und Kanon

Lecture followed by talk with Aleida and Jan Assmann, Gabriele Brandstetter & Johannes Odenthal

In German

Admission with exhibition ticket (€ 8/5)

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Boris Charmatz & Dimitri Chamblas: À bras-le-corps. Photo © Christophe Raynaud De Lage
Friday, 20 Sep
Dance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

Stephen Petronio Company in Merce Cunningham's Tread (1970) as part of Bloodlines. Photo: Ian Douglas
Friday, 20 Sep
Dance

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

What the Body Remembers. Dance Heritage Today Stephen Petronio Company – Bloodlines: Merce Cunningham, Steve Paxton, Rudy Perez, Yvonne Rainer

Followed by an artist’s talk with Stephen Petronio, Boris Charmatz and Dimitri Chamblas

Moderation: Kirsten Maar

In English

€ 28/18

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Fase, Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich, 1982. A choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. Photo © Jean Luc Tanghe
Saturday, 21 Sep
Discussion

5 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

What the Body Remembers. Dance Heritage Today Concluding Discussion

In English

Admission with exhibition ticket (€ 8/5)

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Boris Charmatz & Dimitri Chamblas: À bras-le-corps. Photo © Christophe Raynaud De Lage
Saturday, 21 Sep
Dance

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

Stephen Petronio Company in Merce Cunningham's Tread (1970) as part of Bloodlines. Photo: Ian Douglas
Saturday, 21 Sep
Dance

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Vinyl Terror & Horror. Photo © Krzystzof Miękus / Laznia CCA (T.I.T.O. marathon)
Wednesday, 25 Sep
Opening Event

5:30 pm

KONTAKTE ’19. Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Festival opening

Long Night honouring Feedback Studio Köln

Works by Johannes Fritsch, Rolf Gehlhaar, Klarenz Barlow, Brigitta Muntendorf, Michael von Biel, Oxana Omelchuk

Vinyl Terror & Horror. Photo © Krzystzof Miękus / Laznia CCA (T.I.T.O. marathon)
Thursday, 26 Sep
Festival

5 pm

KONTAKTE ’19. Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Concerts, sound installations

With Robin Minard, Mesías Maiguashca, Kötter / Seidl, Simon Løffler, Laurent Bigot, KNM Berlin with musicians from Shanghai

Vinyl Terror & Horror. Photo © Krzystzof Miękus / Laznia CCA (T.I.T.O. marathon)
Friday, 27 Sep
Festival

4 pm

KONTAKTE ’19. Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Berliner Lautsprecherorchester, ensemble mosaik, emitter micro

Works by Óscar Escudero, Julia Mihály, Peter Cusack, Francisco López

Vinyl Terror & Horror. Photo © Krzystzof Miękus / Laznia CCA (T.I.T.O. marathon)
Saturday, 28 Sep
Festival

2 pm

KONTAKTE ’19. Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Talks, DEGEM concert, Modular Night

With Beatriz Ferreyra, Magdalena Długosz Thomas Ankersmit, Ute Wassermann, Thomas Lehn, Richard Scott

Vinyl Terror & Horror. Photo © Krzystzof Miękus / Laznia CCA (T.I.T.O. marathon)
Sunday, 29 Sep
Festival

10 am

KONTAKTE ’19. Biennial for Electroacoustic Music and Sound Art

Talks, T.I.T.O.-Marathon, KONTRAKLANG X KONTAKTE with Helmut Oehring, Caspar Johannes Walter, Hanna Hartman, Kaj Duncan David

© Arnold Dreyblatt
1 Oct – 31 Dec
Multimedia Installation

Arnold Dreyblatt: REPERTOIRE

Daily 10 am – 8 pm

Thomas Heise. Photo © Inge Zimmermann
Saturday, 5 Oct
Film and Talk

2 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Thomas Heise: Material

Documentary, D 2009, 166 min

Followed by a talk with Thomas Heise, Peter Badel

Moderation: Matthias Dell

In German

€ 6/4

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Thomas Heise. Photo © Inge Zimmermann
Saturday, 5 Oct
Film and Talk

6:30 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Thomas Heise: Heimat ist ein Raum aus Zeit

Documentary, D 2019, 218 min

Followed by a talk with Thomas Heise and Stefan Neuberger

Moderation: Matthias Dell

In German

€ 6/4

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Ulrich Mühe, 2006, photo Andreas Mühe, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019
Monday, 7 Oct
Radio Play and Discussion

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio Lobby

Heiner Müller: Germania 3 Gespenster am Toten Mann

Radio play by Ulrich Gerhardt based on a play by Heiner Müller

DLF/ORB/SDR 1996, 84 min

Talk with Ulrich Gerhardt, Elisabeth Panknin, Stephan Suschke

Moderation: Thomas Irmer

In German

€ 6/4

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Heidi Specogna. Photo © Judith Affolter
Sunday, 20 Oct
Award Ceremony

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Konrad-Wolf-Preis 2019. Heidi Specogna

Laudatory address: Helke Sander.

Documentary Das kurze Leben des José Antonio Gutierrez, D 2006, 90 Min., OmU

In German

Free admission

Nanako Nakajima. Photo © Kanno Kento
Tuesday, 22 Oct
Lecture

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Clubroom

Dance Archive Box Berlin Valeska Gert Visiting Professorship Nanako Nakajima

With Nanako Nakajima, Gabriele Brandstetter, Ong Keng Sen, Nele Hertling

In English

Free admission

Harpsichord by Rebinguet-Sudre. Photo: David Schou, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=63221831
Friday, 25 Oct
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

Harpsichord and Other Keys

Works by György Ligeti, Younghi Pagh-Paan, Hans-Joachim Hespos, Iannis Xenakis

Music: Margherita Berlanda, Claudia Pérez Iñesta, Rie Watanabe

€ 13/7

€ 20/10 (Combined ticket incl. the concert on 26 Oct)

Harpsichord by Rebinguet-Sudre. Photo: David Schou, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=63221831
Saturday, 26 Oct
Concert

8 pm

Hanseatenweg

Hall 2

Harpsichord and Other Keys

Works by Iris ter Schiphorst, Anahita Abbasi, Luc Ferrari, Nicolaus A. Huber, Samir Odeh-Tamimi

Music: Margherita Berlanda, Mahan Esfahani, Christoph Grund

€ 13/7

€ 20/10 (Combined ticket incl. the concert on 25 Oct)

Peter Lilienthal, 2009. Photo © Inge Zimmermann
Tuesday, 29 Oct
Archive Opening

7 pm

Ein Abend mit Peter Lilienthal

Archive opening with Peter Lilienthal, Jeanine Meerapfel, the Governing Mayor of Berlin Michael Müller, Eva Mattes and María Teresa Curzio

Followed by David
Film, D 1979, 122 Min.

In German

€ 6/4

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amazing things, filmstill, 2019, Cemile Sahin
Thursday, 31 Oct
Open Studios

6:30 pm – 10 pm

Hanseatenweg

Ateliers

Junge Akademie – Open Studios

With the fellows Cemile Sahin, Kaj Duncan David, Robert Olawuyi, Regina Fredriksson

In German and English

Free admission

Registration required

Filmstill: Moving Sand / Topos, 2019 © Malena Filmproduktion 2019
Saturday, 9 Nov
Dance, Film, Improvisation

7 pm

Hanseatenweg

Studio

Moving Sand / Topos An audiovisual essay by Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

An audiovisual essay: Film, improvised music and dance

By Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel

With Jutta Hell, Dieter Baumann (Tanzcompagnie Rubato), Floros Floridis (clarinets), Elena Kakaliagou (French horn)

In German

€ 8/5