Hexadome is a massive travelling audio-visual installation and sound system that provides a mesmerizing blend of images, lasers, and atmospheric effects designed to accompany musical selections.
For the opening of the Year of German-American Friendship, Germany-based artist collective Urbanscreen illuminated three iconic buildings in the United States with their light-art, highlighting different aspects of German-American relations.
Digital artists and musicians flocked to San Francisco, California for MUTEK.SF, the American iteration of the genre-breaking festival celebrating the cutting edge in music, art, and technology originally held in Montreal, Canada. The four-day festival took place March 2-5 in venues across San Francisco and featured a blend of international luminaries with artists from the local community. Among these were three German artists who brought their own take on visual effects and digital art to an American audience: Dopplereffekt, Emptyset, and Aisha Devi.
The Medea Insurrection: Radical Women Artists Behind the Iron Curtain exhibition at the Wende Museum in Culver City, California, seeks to highlight the work and experiences of women artists in former East Germany.
The annual Bay Area Book Festival brings readers and authors from around the world together in downtown Berkeley, California to celebrate literature in a fun, family-friendly environment.