SILBERSALZ 2019

20.06 - 23.06.2019, Halle (Saale)
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SILBERSALZ Public Programme

SILBERSALZ Festival 2019 was an exciting cosmos of science communication all over Halle (Saale):

23 films with accompanying talks; including 2 world premieres, 5 German premieres, 1 pre-release. An exhibition with 20 installations. 14 talks with scientists, artists and media expert. Plus exciting live events.

Here, you can still find the program of 2019:

Festival catalogue (pdf – in german only)

 

SILBERSALZ Conference 2019: Find the schedule and detailed information here.

Wed 19 June

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Museum of the Moon

Installation / Luke Jerram / Great Britain / 2016

Even a human footprint from the Apollo-11 mission era can be seen on it: Luke Jerram has reproduced the moon in a fascinating huge model.[...]

Thu 20 June

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Inside Tumucumaque

Virtual Reality Installation / Filmtank & Interactive Media Foundation / 2018 / Germany

See how a caiman can swim through rivers or sit in the treetops like an harpy eagle: This installation provides deep insights into the world of the rainforest [...]

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Plasticity: Our Changing Oceans

Installation / JD Whitman / USA / 2018

For Jacquelyn Whitman, the most important aspect to the subject of environmental protection is conveying it properly. In her installation, she reveals the endangered beauty of the oceans.[...]

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Augmented Reality Sandbox

Installation / Germany / Helmholtz Center Potsdam

The surface of the Earth is constantly being exposed to the sun, wind and rain. In this exhibition, the visitors can themselves check out which impacts this has.[...]

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Frogs & Friends

Interactive Web Documentary / Filmtank / Germany / 2018

Frogs & Friends: An interactive journey through the endangered world of amphibians
A frog concert at the pond – when’s the last time we heard that? With this web documentary, you can explore the world of the amphibians. And realise the situation they now find themselves in.[...]

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Museum of the Moon

Installation / Luke Jerram / Great Britain / 2016

Even a human footprint from the Apollo-11 mission era can be seen on it: Luke Jerram has reproduced the moon in a fascinating huge model.[...]

 

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Only Expansion

Audio Tour / Duncan Speakman / Great Britain / 2019

How do halls sound in a concert of global sounds and noises? Duncan Speakman’s soundscape remixes itself repeatedly in real-time and invites the audience on an audio ramble. [..]

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Don't Make Love

Game / Maggese / 2017

Relationship issues can be found everywhere, but with praying mantises they become a matter of life and death. A chat game about relationship crises and resolving them.[...]

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The Inflovable Machine

Installation / Mónica Rikić / Spain / 2019

What does "falling in love" sound like? The creative coder Mónica Rikić has constructed a machine capable of making desire, attraction and love audible for the visitors.[...]

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Songbird: a virtual moment of extinction

Virtual Reality / Lucy Greenwell / Great Britain, Denmark / 2018 / English

The island of Kauai used to be one the largest bird paradises in the world. With a VR headset, we can now experience this world of birds once more.[...]

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ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!

Exhibition / Ei Wada + Nicos Orchest-lab / Japan / 2018

It’s a complete pity to simply throw away old electronic equipment. In this exhibition, the visitors can test out how to make music with them.[...]

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Eine Stadtkrone für Halle von Walter Gropius

VR & AR Installation / Artistic Direction: Professor Dr. Bernd Hanisch / Germany / 2019

Halle could have been a "Bauhaus city". Almost 100 years later, we can finally experience the Gropius buildings once planned for the city.[...]

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Invisible Beauty

Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Croatia / Filip Borelli / 2017

"Invisible Beauty" plays with the laws of physics. The artist and the audience continuously reconstruct the huge fluorescent mobile – creating new effects over and over again.[...]

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ArchaeaBot

Installation / Anna Dumitriu, Alex May / Great Britain / 2018

Floods, droughts and extreme storms: There is only one kind of living creature still on Earth. And you learn what they look like in this exhibition.[...]

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Spheres – Songs of the Spacetime

Virtual Reality / Eliza McNitt / USA / 2018 / English

Humankind have observed the stars for thousands of years, but what does outer space actually sound like? A prize-winning virtual reality voyage by the artist Eliza McNitt.[...]

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SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art Meets Science: Satellite Exhibition

Satellite Exhibition / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results.

Fri 21 June

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Eine Stadtkrone für Halle von Walter Gropius

VR & AR Installation / Artistic Direction: Professor Dr. Bernd Hanisch / Germany / 2019

Halle could have been a "Bauhaus city". Almost 100 years later, we can finally experience the Gropius buildings once planned for the city.[...]

-

ArchaeaBot

Installation / Anna Dumitriu, Alex May / Great Britain / 2018

Floods, droughts and extreme storms: There is only one kind of living creature still on Earth. And you learn what they look like in this exhibition.[...]

-

Spheres – Songs of the Spacetime

Virtual Reality / Eliza McNitt / USA / 2018 / English

Humankind have observed the stars for thousands of years, but what does outer space actually sound like? A prize-winning virtual reality voyage by the artist Eliza McNitt.[...]

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SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art meets Science: Satellite Exhibition

Satellite Exhibition / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results.

-

Invisible Beauty

Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Croatia / Filip Borelli / 2017

"Invisible Beauty" plays with the laws of physics. The artist and the audience continuously reconstruct the huge fluorescent mobile – creating new effects over and over again.[...]

 

-

Plasticity: Our Changing Oceans

Installation / JD Whitman / USA / 2018

For Jacquelyn Whitman, the most important aspect to the subject of environmental protection is conveying it properly. In her installation, she reveals the endangered beauty of the oceans.[...]

-

Augmented Reality Sandbox

Installation / Germany / Helmholtz Center Potsdam

The surface of the Earth is constantly being exposed to the sun, wind and rain. In this exhibition, the visitors can themselves check out which impacts this has.[...]

-

Frogs & Friends

Interactive Web Documentary / Filmtank / Germany / 2018

Frogs & Friends: An interactive journey through the endangered world of amphibians.
A frog concert at the pond – when’s the last time we heard that? With this web documentary, you can explore the world of the amphibians. And realise the situation they now find themselves in.[...]

-

Inside Tumucumaque

Virtual Reality Installation / Filmtank & Interactive Media Foundation / Germany / 2018

See how a caiman can swim through rivers or sit in the treetops like an Harpy Eagle: This installation provides deep insights into the world of the rainforest.[...]

-

Only Expansion

Audio Tour / Duncan Speakman / Great Britain / 2019

How do halls sound in a concert of global sounds and noises? Duncan Speakman’s soundscape remixes itself repeatedly in real-time and invites the audience on an audio ramble.[...]

-

Don't Make Love

Game / Maggese / 2017

Relationship problems can be found everywhere, but with praying mantises they become a matter of life and death. A chat game about relationship crises and resolving them.

-

The Inflovable Machine

Installation / Spain / Mónica Rikić / 2019

What does "falling in love" sound like? The creative coder Mónica Rikić has constructed a machine capable of making desire, attraction and love audible for the visitors.[...]

-

Museum of the Moon

Installation / Luke Jerram / Great Britain / 2016

Even a human footprint from the Apollo-11 mission era can be seen on it: Luke Jerram has reproduced the moon in a fascinating huge model.[...]

-

Songbird: a virtual moment of extinction

Virtual Reality / Lucy Greenwell / Great Britain, Denmark / 2018 / English

The island of Kauai used to be one the largest bird paradises in the world. With a VR headset, we can now experience this world of birds once more.[...]

-

ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!

Exhibition / Ei Wada + Nicos Orchest-lab / Japan / 2018

It’s a complete pity to simply throw away old electronic equipment. In this exhibition, the visitors can test out how to make music with them.[...]

-

My Africa: Elephant Keeper

My Africa: Elephant Keeper / Great Britain / 2018

Chris Campin had to shoot thousands of photos in the Reteti Elephant Sanctuary for this VR production. And now we are able to explore this region as though we are there live on location.

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My Africa

360 Film / David Allen / UK / 2019

How does it feel to be standing in the middle of a galloping herd of gnu? In the "My Africa" 360-degree film, the visitors can have a look around Kenya.[...]

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  • German

SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art meets Science: Work & Space

Exhibition / Work & Space / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results.

  • German

Sat 22 June

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Inside Tumucumaque

Virtual Reality Installation / Filmtank & Interactive Media Foundation / Germany / 2018

See how a caiman can swim through rivers or sit in the treetops like an Harpy Eagle: This installation provides deep insights into the world of the rainforest.[...]

-

Only Expansion

Audio Tour / Duncan Speakman / Great Britain / 2019

How do halls sound in a concert of global sounds and noises? Duncan Speakman’s soundscape remixes itself repeatedly in real-time and invites the audience on an audio ramble.[...]

-

Don't Make Love

Game / Maggese / 2017

Relationship problems can be found everywhere, but with praying mantises they become a matter of life and death. A chat game about relationship crises and resolving them.[...]

-

The Inflovable Machine

Installation / Mónica Rikić / Spain / 2019

What does "falling in love" sound like? The creative coder Mónica Rikić has constructed a machine capable of making desire, attraction and love audible for the visitors.[...]

-

Museum of the Moon

Installation / Luke Jerram / Great Britain / 2016

Even a human footprint from the Apollo-11 mission era can be seen on it: Luke Jerram has reproduced the moon in a fascinating huge model.

-

Songbird: a virtual moment of extinction

Virtual Reality / Lucy Greenwell / Great Britain, Denmark / 2018 / English

The island of Kauai used to be one the largest bird paradises in the world. With a VR headset, we can now experience this world of birds once more.[...]

-

ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!

Exhibition / Ei Wada + Nicos Orchest-lab / Japan / 2018

It’s a complete pity to simply throw away old electronic equipment. In this exhibition, the visitors can test out how to make music with them.[...]

-

Eine Stadtkrone für Halle von Walter Gropius

VR & AR Installation / Artistic Direction: Professor Dr. Bernd Hanisch / Germany / 2019

Halle could have been a "Bauhaus city". Almost 100 years later, we can finally experience the Gropius buildings once planned for the city.[...]

-

ArchaeaBot

Installation / Anna Dumitriu, Alex May / Great Britain / 2018

Floods, droughts and extreme storms: There is only one kind of living creature still on Earth. And you learn what they look like in this exhibition.[...]

-

SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art meets Science: Satellite Exhibition

Satellite Exhibition / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results.

-

Invisible Beauty

Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Croatia / Filip Borelli / 2017

"Invisible Beauty" plays with the laws of physics. The artist and the audience continuously reconstruct the huge fluorescent mobile – creating new effects over and over again.[...]

 

-

Plasticity: Our Changing Oceans

Installation / JD Whitman / USA / 2018

For Jacquelyn Whitman, the most important aspect to the subject of environmental protection is conveying it properly. In her installation, she reveals the endangered beauty of the oceans. [...]

-

Augmented Reality Sandbox

Installation / Germany / Helmholtz Center Potsdam

The surface of the Earth is constantly being exposed to the sun, wind and rain. In this exhibition, the visitors can themselves check out which impacts this has.

-

Frogs & Friends

Interactive Web Documentary / Filmtank / Germany / 2018

Frogs & Friends: An interactive journey through the endangered world of amphibians.
A frog concert at the pond – when’s the last time we heard that? With this web documentary, you can explore the world of the amphibians. And realise the situation they now find themselves in.[...]

-

Spheres – Songs of the Spacetime

Virtual Reality / Eliza McNitt / USA / 2018 / English

Humankind have observed the stars for thousands of years, but what does outer space actually sound like? A prize-winning virtual reality voyage by the artist Eliza McNitt.

-

My Africa: Elephant Keeper

VR Game/ Great Britain / 2018

Chris Campin had to shoot thousands of photos in the Reteti Elephant Sanctuary for this VR production. And now we are able to explore this region as though we are there live on location.[...]

-

My Africa

360 Film / David Allen / UK / 2019

How does it feel to be standing in the middle of a galloping herd of gnu? In the "My Africa" 360-degree film, the visitors can have a look around Kenya.[...]

-
  • German

SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art meets Science: Work & Space

Exhibition / Work & Space / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results

  • German

Sun 23 June

-

Invisible Beauty

Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Croatia / Filip Borelli / 2017

"Invisible Beauty" plays with the laws of physics. The artist and the audience continuously reconstruct the huge fluorescent mobile – creating new effects over and over again.[...]

 

-

Plasticity: Our Changing Oceans

Installation / JD Whitman / USA / 2018

For Jacquelyn Whitman, the most important aspect to the subject of environmental protection is conveying it properly. In her installation, she reveals the endangered beauty of the oceans.[...]

-

Augmented Reality Sandbox

Installation / Germany / Helmholtz Center Potsdam

The surface of the Earth is constantly being exposed to the sun, wind and rain. In this exhibition, the visitors can themselves check out which impacts this has.[...]

-

Frogs & Friends

Interactive Web Documentary | Filmtank | Germany | 2018

Frogs & Friends: An interactive journey through the endangered world of amphibians.
A frog concert at the pond – when’s the last time we heard that? With this web documentary, you can explore the world of the amphibians. And realise the situation they now find themselves in.[...]

-

Inside Tumucumaque

Virtual Reality Installation / Filmtank & Interactive Media Foundation / Germany / 2018

See how a caiman can swim through rivers or sit in the treetops like an Harpy Eagle: This installation provides deep insights into the world of the rainforest. [...]

-

Only Expansion

Audio Tour / Duncan Speakman / Great Britain / 2019

How do halls sound in a concert of global sounds and noises? Duncan Speakman’s soundscape remixes itself repeatedly in real-time and invites the audience on an audio ramble.[...]

-

Don't Make Love

Game / Maggese / 2017

Relationship problems can be found everywhere, but with praying mantises they become a matter of life and death. A chat game about relationship crises and resolving them.[...]

-

The Inflovable Machine

Installation / Mónica Rikić / Spain / 2019

What does "falling in love" sound like? The creative coder Mónica Rikić has constructed a machine capable of making desire, attraction and love audible for the visitors.[...]

-

Spheres – Songs of the Spacetime

Virtual Reality / Eliza McNitt / USA / 2018 / English

Humankind have observed the stars for thousands of years, but what does outer space actually sound like? A prize-winning virtual reality voyage by the artist Eliza McNitt.[...]

-

Museum of the Moon

Installation / Luke Jerram / Great Britain / 2016

Even a human footprint from the Apollo-11 mission era can be seen on it: Luke Jerram has reproduced the moon in a fascinating huge model.[...]

-

Songbird: a virtual moment of extinction

Virtual Reality / Lucy Greenwell / Great Britain, Denmark / 2018 / English

The island of Kauai used to be one the largest bird paradises in the world. With a VR headset, we can now experience this world of birds once more.[...]

-

ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!

Exhibition / Ei Wada + Nicos Orchest-lab / Japan / 2018

It’s a complete pity to simply throw away old electronic equipment. In this exhibition, the visitors can test out how to make music with them.[...]

-

Eine Stadtkrone für Halle von Walter Gropius

VR & AR Installation / Artistic Direction: Professor Dr. Bernd Hanisch / Germany / 2019

Halle could have been a "Bauhaus city". Almost 100 years later, we can finally experience the Gropius buildings once planned for the city.[...]

-

ArchaeaBot

Installation / Anna Dumitriu, Alex May / Great Britain / 2018

Floods, droughts and extreme storms: There is only one kind of living creature still on Earth. And you learn what they look like in this exhibition.[...]

-

SILBERSALZ by Youth. Kunst trifft Wissenschaft: Satellite Exhibition

Satelliten Ausstellung / verschiedene Formate / 2019

Was passiert, wenn Teams von Studierenden der Kunstpädagogik und der Biologiedidaktik Vermittlungsprojekte für Jugendliche entwickeln und vor Ort im Quartier erproben? Zwei Ausstellungen zeigen die Arbeitsprozesse und Ergebnisse.

 

 

 

 

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My Africa

360 Film / David Allen / UK / 2019

How does it feel to be standing in the middle of a galloping herd of gnu? In the "My Africa" 360-degree film, the visitors can have a look around Kenya.[...]

-
  • German

SILBERSALZ by Youth. Art meets Science: Work & Space

Exhibition / Work & Space / Various Formats / 2019

What happens when teams of art-pedagogy and biology-didactics students develop mediation projects for adolescents and test them out on location? Two exhibitions reveal the working processes and the results.

  • German