Awards, Grants and Invitations


Thüringen Aufbaubank: "3D Musik: Bewegungsaktivierung durch Musikgenerierung mittels 3D Scanning" 2017
Guthman Musical Instrument Competition,"Special Recognition Award" 2016
Leben Pur, Innovationspreis 2015
MetaBody: EU Cultural Commision 2013
EXIST grant, German Ministry of Economics and Technology 2011
Finalist, Digital Arts Award, Monaco Dance Forum 2006
Digital Arts Award, Monaco Dance Forum Jury selection 2006
Berlin Transmediale, First Prize best interactive art 2002
CyNetArt Dresden, First Prize for best ultimedia production 2001
First Prize, Interactive Art at the Berlin Transmediale 2002
First Prize, Multi-media achievement from the European CYNETart Festival for Computer Art 2000
Innovation Award (city of Nürnberg) in the category "Culture" 1999
Honorable mention, Berlin Transmediale 1999
Facing America Award (tri-city area, Nürnberg) 1992

Additional competitive grants
Bavarian Association for Contemporary Dance (Bayrischer Landesverband für Zeitgenössischen Tanz)
Fulbright Commission (Fulbright Fellowship)
The Goethe Institute (over ten travel grants to foreign countries)
Marshal Fund of Norway - grant
Epstein Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts (in the USA) - Meet the Composer grants
Siemens AG - grants
City of Nürnberg (1989-2007) - artists support, company support

Palindrome has appeared at major festivals around the world, including Festival Video Danza in Buenos Aires, ISEA in Paris, Monaco Dance Forum (in 2000, 02, 04 and 06), NIME2004 and 2009, IDAT 1999, ICMC in Berlin and Havana Cuba, Ludwigsforum Aachen, Hörkunst Festival, SEAMUS (conference for computer music in the United States), Hörzu in Bremen (07 and 08), the German Program for the Public Understanding of Science (2000 and 2001), AMBER, Istanbul, to name a few.

The Performance Group has also performed at Centre Culturel Saint Exupéry, Reims in France; Zentrum für Kunst u. Medientechnologien (ZKM) in Karlsruhe; Gasteig Theater München; Hamamatsu, Japan; Podewil, Berlin; Staatsschauspiel Dresden; Sommer Szene Salzburg; The Place Theater in London; Pfalzbau Theater in Ludwigshaven; Transmediale Festival Berlin; STEPS Festival Switzerland; the Washington Square Theater in New York City; the ISIS Congress in the Washington DC; Forum für Neue Musik Stuttgart, University of Edinburgh in Scottland, as well as festivals, theaters, museums and conferences in San Francisco, Oslo, Tokyo, Prague, Rome, Budapest, Buenos Aires, Vienna and virtually every major city in Germany.

In the United States Palindrome has appeared at the San Francisco International Arts Festival as well as numerous universities including Arizona State University, Connecticut College, American University, University of Colorado, UCLA, Temple University, St. Olafs College, Reed College, University of Northern Texas, San Franciso University, California State University at Northridge, and New York University.

For commercial performances, Palindrome counts among its clients Siemens AG, Telekom AG, DATEV AG, Compunet, UIA (international architects' society), Media Intelligence Group, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Vdbiol and Carl Zeiss AG.