ARTIST TALK – DIGITALE KUNST / Ruth Schnell
Donnerstag, 5. Mai 2011
14:00 - 15:30 Uhr
Ort: Hintere Zollamtsstraße 17 / 3. Stock, A-1030 Wien
ERICH BERGER (Medienkünstler, A/FN)
Ars Bioarctica. Art & science beyond the polar circle and other tales from an artist's life.
Austrian-born Erich Berger is an artist and cultural worker based in Helsinki/ Finland. His interests lie in information processes and feedback structures, which he investigates through installations, situations, performances and interfaces. His work has been shown and produced internationally, and received a number of awards. Venues include Ars Electronica Festival Linz/ Austria, File Festival Sao Paulo/Brazil, Sonar Barcelona/ Spain, TEKS Trondheim/ Norway and Venice Biennial/ Italy. He worked for Ars Electronica Linz/ Austria, Atelier Nord Oslo/ Norway and LABoral Gijon/ Spain. Beger currently coordinates the Ars Bioarctica project of the Finnish Bioart Society in Helsinki/Finland.