Giga-Hertz Award 2021 – The Award Ceremony

Sat, 27.11.2021, 7 pm CET

Together with the SWR Experimental Studio, the ZKM annually awards the Giga-Hertz Award for Electronic Music. This year, the award ceremony will be broadcast online.

The 2021 award winner is sound artist Christina Kubisch. The Giga-Hertz Production Awards go to Yvette Janine Jackson and André Damião. Honorary mentions will be given to Maja S. K. RatkjeViola Yip and Mendi + Keith Obadike. The Giga-Hertz award ceremony is taking place in the presence of the award winners.

The performance of two of this year's award-winning works will take place as part of the award ceremony

    • Viola Yip »Bulbble« (2019)
    • Yvette Janine Jackson »Destination Freedom« (2017)

Due to COVID-19, the festival will not be accessible on site for visitors. You can watch the recording of the entire program (f.i. the Giga-Hertz Award Concert I and II, the keynote by Christina Kubisch) after the festival on this page or on the ZKM YouTube channel.

More information about the Giga-Hertz Award

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