MaerzMusik – Festival for Time

vr 16 mrt - zo 25 mrt


Temporalities are at war. Less tangible than today’s material and immaterial conflicts, but no less real. The systemic temporal violence unleashed by turbocapitalism; the proliferation of non-human, digital time; the slow violence of environmental degradation; the relentless speeds of media attention; the dispossessed temporalities of migration. MaerzMusik, the Berliner Festspiele’s festival for time issues, lends visibility to these “Time Wars” in this year’s edition with projects specially designed on this topic. The discourse format Thinking Together and the 30-hour long-term experience The Long Now at Kraftwerk Berlin set the framework for MaerzMusik as an event to be experienced. The f