• academic biography

with some contextual information



2005

organization of "Travesties of Cybernetics" (Public Theory-Media-Symposium.FU Berlin/tesla) (-> link)

launching eXpolar together with Gabriele Gramlesberger. (> link)

2003
organization of the congress "Utopian Bodies" (collaborative work) (> link)

2001 ff.

several academic lectures/talk with focus on Embodiment and Philosohy of Media (> see)

participation/initiation of diverse media projects (> see projects) and participations in discussions about globalisation, network-capitalism and globalized actors/public. focus on video, internet and multimedia documentation.(like e.g: > link; > or see:list of talks here)

2001
association/membership in the graduate program "BodyEnactments".(> link)

associated to the workgroup "Media" of the Special Research Program "Performative Cultures", DFG/FU Berlin (> link)

1999-2001
DFG-Research Project (German Research Community) "Embodiment as a Paradigm for a Culturalist Theory of Media"
Supervised by Prof Sybille Krämer.

1994/2003
research visits to the University of California (Berkeley, Santa Barbara, Stanford). focus om Cognitive Science, STS and Economy. (Hubert Dreyfus, George Lakoff, Douglas Engelbart/Mouse-Archive, Robert Reich. a.o.)


1991-98
studies of Philosophy, History of Science, Cultural Anthropology.. (Sybille Krämer, Hans-Jörg Rheinberger a.o.)

1995-2001 (also...)

co-ordination of student-commitees of Berlin universities against tuition fees

student representative at the Council of Humbldt University

also working with AKG images (foto research) Galerie Bilderwelt (exhibitions), bünck + fehse (visualisation), Hamburg Inst. f. Social Research (documentary exhibition)