ArteLast updated on October 30, 2012
Arte went on air on 30 May 1992. The name stands for Association Relative a la Television Europeenne, a television network founded by the German ARTE Deutschland GmbH and the French Arte France. The broadcasts are entirely dedicated to education and culture. The programs feature subtitle or are dubbed in order to cover both languages. It is available digital terrestrial free to air in both countries as well as on most cable networks and via satellite dish. Arte reaches a market share of around 1% in Germany and a much larger 5% in France. Many programs are broadcasted on other channel in other countries like Canada, Austria, Belgium and Israel. It became also available in HD since 1 July 2008.For more details on the TV channel, to watch the live stream of Arte online or specific information such as programs, shows or vod please check the official website. The TV online programming includes shows and programmes like Square, Stummfilm, Yourope, Philosophie, Karambolage, 28 Minuten, ARTE Journal, Der Blogger. Arte online stream is aired live from Strasbourg.