Cultural Projects

Music Project

Saturday, August 19th, 2017, 8:15 pm, Matthäuskirche (walking distance to the Maritim: 10 minutes)
Concert: The German-Scandinavian Youth Philharmonics, conducted by Andreas Peer Kähler will have a Master Class during the Symposium. 25 young musicians have been commissioned to develop a musical event that captures the spirit of our Symposium, Crossing Borders. The premier performance of this work will take place at 8.15 pm on Saturday evening in the Matthäuskirche. The concert is free for all participants.
The concert is free of charge for the participants but we kindly ask you to register online for the concert when registering for the Symposium.
During the Symposium the young musicians of the orchestra rehearses every morning in the Maritim Hotel. All participants are cordially invited to attend the rehearsals from 8.40 – 8.55 am, just before the plenary will start.

Film Project

Two films will be shown:
Thursday, August 17th, 2017, 8:30 pm, room MARITIM, public viewing
> The German premiere of Wilhelm Rösing and Marita Barthel-Rösing’s film “Pioneers of Group Analysis” about Liesel Hearst and Malcolm Pines, at which both Liesel Hearst and Malcolm Pines will be present.

Thursday, August 17th, 2017, 2.30 pm, room MARITIM
> The Czechoslovakian film “Wagen nach Wien”– with subtitles in English – as it echoes the themes of the Symposium will be moderated by Alès Vapenka. A Group Reflection at 04:30 pm will follow in a second session.

The Photographic Project

The Berlin Institute for Group Analysis (BIG) is sponsoring a photography competition with the title “Groups in Berlin”, for photography students at a well known Berlin University. BIG will be awarding a prize for the best photograph.
There will be a Photo-Exhibition during the Symposium in the Maritim. As part of this project, the students will offer a workshop to delegates.