Artificial and ARTistic Intelligence, V-aRt and Algo-Algo-Rhythm, Postcapitalism and the SynEnerGenEthik Code

The Art Exhibition: Sapiens"

From VR to AI to paintings or video installations – in our art exhibition "Sapiens", international artists and students of the University of Arts and Design meet at eye level. They bring along innovative and new interpretations of their respective area.

Our art exhibition desires to inspire artists of all directions to discover and reinvent new or existing forms of art.

Prizes and Awards

Best Art Award

Light and sound art, photography, painting, installations, VR and 3D - art has many facets and offers numerous possibilities to stage and depict them. The award recognises the most innovative artistic representation.


Best Film Award

Every year the BEYOND festival presents different film genres and media. The award recognises films that address the past, present and the modern way of life, whilst simultaneously drawing attention to the future as a bearer of hope.

Best Leading Thought Award

A thought, a theory, a concept - this is necessary to initiate a change and redesign the future. The winner is the person who presents a promising approach to shaping the future in a positive way.