The festival emerged as 'VideoFilmFest' in 1988, and 'Unfinish!' is, on one hand, a reference to the fact that transmediale is in a state of ongoing change. On the other hand, the motto relates to artistic works wit digital media , where 'unfinishing' is either the inherent drama of being eternally open-ended, or highlights the possibility of continious transformation and advancement.
transemdiale times twenty
The 20th transmediale festival for art and digital culture runs under the motto 'Unfinish!', and takes place from january 31 through February 4, 2007, at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin.