The Institute for Sound and Music e.V. is a Berlin-based non-profit organization dedicated to the culture of Sound, Immersive Art, and Electronic Music.
Presently, the ISM is raising support and awareness for its ultimate goal to establish a new and permanent home for a cutting-edge museum experience in Berlin, through a series of three global touring exhibitions.
The core team is a community of dedicated individuals, living in Berlin, working in the field of sound, art and technology, who share the common goal for creating a permanent space for: sound and human experience, immersive art, technology (science) and electronic music.
Director of FEED, Partner at KW Institute for Contemporary Art. Musician, Music/Sound Technologist, ISM Concept Founder
Former Berlin Nightclub Manager, Sociologist, Journalist, ISM Concept Founder
Music Science Graduate, Research Associate and Curator at ZKM from 2014-2016, guest lecturer at Hocschule für Gestaltung (HfG) Karlsruhe.
Content Manager, Soundcloud (former), Deezer (current).
Treasurer | Legal
Bar Association Berlin Member, Partner at Otto & Miegel Accountancy & Law Firm
Founder and Technical Lead, Squareball Digital GmbH, a digital product team in Berlin
We have an extended board of members who act as advisors and experts, recognized for their contribution in several areas of art and technology.
Daniel Miller is a British DJ and music producer who founded influential indie label Mute Records in 1978.
Curator Heroines of Sound, Berlin Influencer, Booking Agent Media Loca, Activist for Gender Equality in Music, and Refugee Rights
Distinguished London-based Composer, Director New Radiophonic Workshop.
German electronic musician, co-founder of Chemnitz-based experimental label, raster-noton.
Director and senior agent of international booking agency, LittleBig, and founder of the Leisure System record label.
Creative Director at Facts and Fiction GmbH, live communication agency in Berlin.
Ethnomusicologist University of Birmingham, Music Writer, Max Planck Institute Fellow
Co-founder of Berlin-based digital design and motion graphics studio, Pfadfinderei. Sound artist and gear expert, working with analog synthesizers.
Founding member of FEED GmbH, and active supporter of art and community-based US/DE initiatives.
Interactive Art Director, Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA, USA
Co-founder of Berlin-based digital design and motion graphics studio, Pfadfinderei. Multidisciplinary media and design artist, international lecturer, and graduate of Universität der Künste, Berlin.
SoundCloud Co-founder and CEO, Consultant, Speaker, Sound Designer, Producer.
Apple Music PR, Cultural & Gender Studies HU Berlin, Guest Lecturer at University of Arts Berlin (UdK)
Former Programme Manager at Spitalfields Music, London; Producer at Artichoke, London; Dramaturg & Curator at Berliner Festspiele/Gropius Bau.
Suzanne is a five-time Grammy award-nominated composer, electronic music pioneer, and neo-classical recording artist.
Key Account Manager and Artist Relations for Bitwig GmbH.
The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation.
Berlin-based design and motion graphics studio specializing in creative services for stage entertainment, large-format media installations, tradeshows and events.
The ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe is a unique cultural institution worldwide, because it is a place that expands the original tasks of the museum.
Meyer Sound Laboratories manufacture self-powered loudspeakers, multichannel audio show control systems and electro acoustic architecture.
The Senate Department for Culture and Europe, Directorate K, is comprised of four divisions and supported by three service units: finances, personnel and internal services, and IT and communication management.
A modern promoter of cultural events with a unique structure: it simultaneously implements exhibitions at the Martin Gropius Bau as well as performances at its festivals, academy programmes and guest production series.
The Federal Cultural Foundation supports projects in the field of arts and culture within the scope of federal competence.
Norient researches new music from around the globe and mediates it multi-modally via various platforms.
Martin-Gropius-Bau, originally a museum of applied arts and a listed historical monument since 1966, is a well-known Berlin exhibition hall located at 7 Niederkirchnerstraße in Berlin-Kreuzberg.
A digital product studio who focus on leading technologies and creative processes, based in Berlin and Manchester
HEDD | Heinz Electrodynamic Designs are a Berlin based manufacturer of analog state-of-the-art studio monitors for all segments of music production, broadcast and installation.
Berlin-based platform for female pioneers and women of the current electronic music scene, crossing bridges between genres.
Functioning as a network covering the overlapping border areas of pop, art and science, raster-noton is an influential German electronic music record label established in 1999, based in Chemnitz.