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Fri, 11th Jun 2021

SILBERSALZ x Werkleitz

This year's Werkleitz Festival starts on 18 June. We are excited to present the installation "Vibrations" by Moritz Simon Geist in cooperation - via live stream, starting at 8.30 pm on https://moveto.werkleitz.de/en/[...]
Fri, 4th Jun 2021

Ready for the next round of "SILBERSALZ spricht"...?

This time it's about environmental justice, anti-racism, the power of language - and strategies for a sustainable future. Look forward to Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius, Prof. Dr. Maja Göpel, Kübra Gümüşay, Fritz Habekuß and Dr. Emilia Roig [...]
Thu, 3rd Jun 2021

SILBERSALZ AI Media Lab – Meet the participants

The AI Media Lab is a new programme for AI and Computer Scientists at the cutting edge of their fields to develop original ideas for science communication in collaboration with artists and media producers. We are very happy to introduce our first cohort of brilliant AI scientists: Alexis Block, Egor Iuganov, Viktoriia Kamska, Nicole Ludwig, Krikamol Muandet and Sergey Prokudin. […]
Fri, 21st May 2021

Meet our first confirmed SILBERSALZ guests

From astrophysics to economics, from climate to democracy...We are excited and looking forward to sessions with Prof. Dr. Saleemul Huq, Prof. Dr. Nico Paech, Dr. Suzanna Randall, Ece Temelkuran and Waldemar Zeiler. [...]


Tue, 4th May 2021

Apply now!

For the planning and organisation of the festival, we are looking for support for ticketing, guest management, and film subtitling. [...]
Thu, 22nd Apr 2021

SILBERSALZ trifft - A reading & a talk at Passage 13

The writer Abdullah Alqaseer will give insights into his literary work in a reading on 7 May and talk about his work and his experiences as an artist in exile together with Alexander Suckel, director of the Literaturhaus Halle [...]
Mon, 19th Apr 2021

New Initiative: The SILBERSALZ Institute

Its year-long, diverse program enables scientists, researchers, designers, creative technologists, and artists to work together on developing new innovative projects[...]
Wed, 17th Mar 2021

Call for Science Projects 2021!

The SILBERSALZ Science & Media Pitch is now accepting submissions from scientists, science journalists and media professionals who are interested in the communication of science to a global public audience. We are interested in contemporary global stories, that have an impact on society and the potential to be developed into powerful documentaries or interactive, immersive experiences.[...]
Thu, 25th Feb 2021

Exhibition at Passage 13

From 1 to 14 March, the video exhibition "Wir leben in einer Zeit – KünstlerInnen befragen Ihre Umwelt“ will take place in the windows of Passage 13. Five artists are showing cinematic works that in very different ways symbolise and question the unequal relationship of people to their respective living environments and everyday realities.[...]

Thu, 28th Jan 2021

SILBERSALZ 2021 – New Date

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival 2021 takes place from 15 to 19.9.2021. Even though this year starts under the heavy influence of the covid pandemic we want to enjoy science with you, together, in Halle (Saale).