Bernd Kräftner works as artist and researcher. As co-founder of “Shared Inc.” (Research Centre for Shared Incompetence), he is interested in messy interfaces between science and society. In various research projects he investigates socio-technical processes that change our everyday-life.
Michael Braito works at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. He explores concepts of human-nature relationships to better understand individual/collective environmental behavior and its governance. His research interest is based on the notion that sustainability requires software solutions, not just hardware solutions.
Arsen Vukov born in 1969 – is an ephemeral sculptor. In 1989 he started Landart and created ephemeral sculptures in the landscape, something that he later extended to the familiar social environment. Most recently, he devoted himself increasingly to the domestic sector and created designs for the interior.
1978 in Bolzano, Italy. Lives and works in Vienna. Studied at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. His work emerges between image, sound, location, audience and opens liminal spaces of perception. National and international exhibitions and performances in Japan, USA, Italy, Norway, among others.
Sarah Rechberger, born 1983 in Vienna, (MEX / AUT), studied Transmedia Art at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna and at the Institute for Spatial Experiments/ University of the Arts, Berlin. National and international exhibitions in museums, galleries and festival
Joseph Oliver Anton Knierzinger (joak) is an artist exploring the history and politics of past, present, future and anachronistic media, technology and confusion, as well as the disappering and reappering of them. He works on mechanisation and digitisation between sense and non-sense. Humor and irony is an important method in his undertakings. (more…)
Pepa Ivanova is an interdisciplinary artist and researcher based in Brussels. She is a HISK, Ghent Laureate (2017), and she holds an Advanced Master in Arts from LUCA, Brussels (2013), and MA in Sculpture at the Royal Academy, Antwerp. While in Bulgaria, she studied Porcelain and Glass design in the National Art Academy, Sofia. (more…)
Barbara Anna Husar is a visual artist, performer, director and author. She studied at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, received the Austrian State Scholarship and is Hubert Berchtold Award winner.
* in Salzburg, lives in Vienna (A). Works as a musician, composer, sound researcher, artist, mechanical engineer and recording studio operator at the interface between music, new media and sound art, on technical issues and interdisciplinary implementation options.
Marianne Ertl, works at the Institute for Contemporary History, University of Vienna. Heinz von Foerster (* 1911, Vienna – † , 2002, Pescadero, California) was an Austrian American scientist combining physics and philosophy, and widely attributed as the originator of Second-order cybernetics. Dirk