Werkleitz Gesellschaft, Halle, DE

The Werkleitz Centre for Media Art facilitates the production and presentation of new media art projects encouraging social and artistic issues. The Centre’s work consists of three major strands:

  • organising film and media art festivals and other events in various formats, including the Werkleitz Festival, monthly art presentations and regular video installations.
  • awarding scholarships and grants to individual artists active in the media arts field.ithin the European Media Artists in Residence Exchange (EMARE) and other prorgramme.
  • providing resources and expert advice on artistic and technical aspects of film and video production

Werkleitz initiated and is coordinator of the European Media Art Network and the European Media Art Platform EMAP. Werkleitz also works in collaboration with other regional, national and international project partners to develop exhibitions and conferences.