January 19–February 28, 2021
Call for Ideas, Edition 6

Artistic practitioners and cultural producers working in all creative fields, anywhere in the world, were encouraged to apply with projects that could benefit from the expertise of one of this edition’s mentors and their unique approach to material and knowledge production.

May 5, 2021
Nominees Announced, Edition 6

Out of nearly 600 applications, the six mentors of Forecast’s 2021–22 edition have each identified three projects that they will accompany remotely from May until the Forecast Forum in September.

September 9–11, 2021
Digital Forecast Forum, Edition 6

The nominees will present their ideas at the digital Forecast Forum, livestreamed online from their locations around the world. At the end of the Forum, each mentor will select one mentee. Those six mentees’ projects will be further accompanied to completion, and presented at the Forecast Festival in April 2022, at radialsystem in Berlin.

September 13, 2021
Announcing the Mentees, Edition 6

The six selected mentees will have several months to produce their projects with the respective mentor’s support. In addition to ongoing exchanges, this period also includes a one-on-one work-stay with the mentor at an international partner institution.

April 8–9, 2022
Forecast Festival, Edition 6

The final productions in the 2021-22 edition will be presented to the public at the Forecast Festival at radialsystem, Berlin.