bio / cv

*1974, lives near Zurich with kid and cat.

2017 ongoing
research associate for SNF funded research project “Creating Commons”, IFCAR Institute for Contemporary Art Research, ZHDK.
http://creatingcommons.zhdk.ch

2016 ongoing
lecturer on contemporary net culture,
F+F Schule für Kunst und Desing, Zürich

2014 ongoing
curator of educational program,
HeK (House of electronic Arts Basel)

2011-2012
CAS Forschung und Kunstwissen (research and the knowledge of the arts), ZHDK, Zurich.

2008-2014
Artistic and scientific assistant, BA Media and Arts, ZHdK, Zurich.

2005-2008
Teaching assistant, Transmedia Art, Brigitte Kowanz, University of Applied Arts, Vienna.

2000-2004
Study of Digitale Kunst, University of Applied Arts, Vienna (Karel Dudesek, Peter Weibel, Thomas Fürstner). Diploma.

1997-2000
Study of Fine Arts, F+F Schule für Kunst und Medien, Zurich.

1996
Gets to know the internet. And art on the internet. And artists on the internet. Nothing is the same after.

Typographer by formation, desinger, web designer and frontend coder in Zurich and Vienna.

Activities

since 2016:
Member of Scientific Commitee xCoAx – International Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics and X, http://xcoax.org/

since 2015:
Jury Member Bug’n’Play competition, Migros Kulturprozent, Zurich
http://www.bugnplay.ch

Exhibitions

2011:
“out of line”, Shift Festival der elektronischen Künste, Basel.

“media donkeys” – mobile formate, unterwegs zwischen Schmitten – Martrüel – Ramozhütte. With Marc Lee, Alexander Tuchacek, Johannes Auer, Michael Aschauer, Anke Hoffmann und anderen.

“Flüsterdiskurse” for “Klanghimmel” (Andres Bosshard), Museumsquartier, Vienna

“Der Raum der abwesenden Dinge”, Künstler aus der Region, St. Urbanhof, Sursee

2010:
“software pieces”, sam scherrer contemporary, Zürich:

2009:
“GodMode”, Shift Festival der elektronischen Künste, Basel

2007:
“Mt. Transient”, Reheat – Utopie und Sommer, Festival, Kleylehof, Nickelsdorf (AT)

2006:
“Unreal Overall”, Getuned, ESC, Graz
“Volumes”, Faktum Flakturm, Flakturm Arenbergplatz Vienna

2004:
“Unreal Overall”, Third Places, an exhibition project at Steirischer Herbst, Graz
“unreal Overall”, Bildbruch, Kunsthalle Wien, Projectspace, Vienna

2003:
“Exegaze”, Transmediale.03, Berlin: Honorary Mention Category Software Art

2001:
“Shooting Star”, Ars Electronica, Linz, Take Over Campus
“Wiener Kettensäger Massaker”, Tele(visions) TVRolle, Kunsthalle Wien
“Vienna Destruction Map”, ITech Women Konferenz, Rathaus Wien

Publications

Zugang ist nicht genug: die gemeinschaftliche Arbeit an der Kultur in: Haus der elektroninschen Künste (Hg.): Share: Medientechnologie und Kulturvermittlung, Christoph Merian Verlag, 2018

Lernen von der Medienkunst: Handlungsstrategien der Netzwerk-Kultur, in: Barberi, Alessandro/Ballhausen, Thomas/Berger, Christian/Kaiser-Müller, Katharina/Missomelius, Petra/Sonderegger, Ruth/Swertz, Christian/Trültzsch-Wijnen, Christine (Hg.) (2016): Medienimpulse 2014–2015
online: https://www.medienimpulse.at/articles/view/657

unreal overall in: “Gamescenes – Art in the Age of Videogames”, Mario Bittanti / Domenico Quaranta (Ed.), Johan & Levi, Milano, 2006

unreal overall in: “Third Places” (Ausstellungskatalog), Steirischer Herbst, Graz, 2004

exegaze in: “Nybble Engine”, Magazin und Storage DVD, Margarete Jahrmann/Max Moswitzer, 2003