Prof. Kevin B. Lee wins 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

15.07.2019

The Eurimages Lab Project Award, worth €50,000, was bestowed upon the desktop documentary Bottled Songs, written, directed and produced by Kevin B Lee and Chloé Galibert-Laîné. The doc explores the online propaganda of Islamic State. Through video letters that are received on the researchers’ screens, the documentarians reveal the role of mainstream media in generating everyday states of terror.

21.07.2022

Impressions: Summer Party 2022

Congratulations, dear Master and Bachelor graduates! Finally, exhibition again! On July 16, 2022, the doors of the Merz Akademie were open to all interested parties. Our graduates and students showed...

14.07.2022

Job Announcement: Professorship in Visual Communication/Illustration

The Merz Akademie is a state-recognized, non-profit university for applied art, design and media with approximately 250 students. The fields of Film and Video, New Media and Visual Communication are...

01.07.2022

Maren Schmohl follows appointment at the HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd

The Merz Akademie is looking for a new head of academic affairs. Maren Schmohl, who has played an important role in defining the university’ s development over many years, will...

01.07.2022

Job Announcement: Rector

The Merz Akademie is a state-recognized, non-profit university for applied art, design and media with approximately 250 students. The fields of Film and Video, New Media and Visual Communication are...