• New Book: Accountability Technologies – Tools for Asking Hard Questions

    New Book: Accountability Technologies – Tools for Asking Hard Questions

    “The basic need of civil society to live in responsibly planned and managed cities, to be involved in the planning...
  • accountability technologies

    accountability technologies

    I am co-curating a symposium on accountability technologies at ars electronica this year. It is a symposium about bottom-up governance, and ways...
  • Inscribing a Square: Urban Data as Public Space – new book out

    Inscribing a Square: Urban Data as Public Space – new book out

    After several months of work, we finally made it. The book on our last year’s Symposium, Sensing Place / Placing Sense...
  • DUST – Laboratoria Moscow

    DUST – Laboratoria Moscow

    Our interest in exploring dust as an aesthetic and interactive medium aligned perfectly with the new exhibition “DUST” (12.4.12 – 15.7.12)...
  • sensing place / placing sense (symposium, exhibition)

    sensing place / placing sense (symposium, exhibition)

    The mental image of the city has become more complex. Since mobile phones have become geo-social devices, location-based data is...
  • dust serenade at MIT museum

    dust serenade at MIT museum

    Our new project in the dust series: Markus Decker, Dietmar Offenhuber, Orkan Telhan ‘Dust Serenade‘ is a reenactment of an...
  • Semaspace in two Research Projects on Artistic / Scientific Collaboration

    Semaspace in two Research Projects on Artistic / Scientific Collaboration

    The SemaSpace network visualization tool has been recently used in two very interesting research projects. In Netzpioniere, an art-historical project...
  • FDTD awarded at File Festival Sao Paulo

    FDTD awarded at File Festival Sao Paulo

    A short trip to Sao Paulo for a good reason – dust won a honorary mention from the FilePrixLux award,...
  • Secession Opening Tonight

    Secession Opening Tonight

    Norbert Pfaffenbichler and Lotte Schreiber invited me to show “paths of G” in the CINEPLEX exhibition in Secession Vienna. Unfortunately...
  • Semaspace

    Semaspace

    SemaSpace is a compact graph editor and browser for the construction and analysis of knowledge networks. The program was specially designed...
  • paths of g

    paths of g

    A variation on Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory: A long travelling shot of a WWI trench is reduced to it’s...
  • visuals at sonar 2005

    visuals at sonar 2005

    Live Visuals for a Performance of the Barcelona symphonic Orchestra at Sonar2005 with Nina Wenhart
  • isotope

    isotope

    Isotope is a generative architecture derived from the proportional system of the Stonborough House (1925, also known as Haus Wittgenstein)...
  • heinz weiss (naredmanet)

    heinz weiss (naredmanet)

    Some time ago, a moving company cleared out the residence of the retired Heinz k. (name changed). Among his belongings...
  • re:modern trailer

    re:modern trailer

    Trailer for the exhibition re:modern in Künstlerhaus Vienna (May 2005) by Norbert Pfaffenbichler. I also had the piece isotope in...
  • Mapping Context

    Mapping Context

    Mapping context is the conceptual frame for the projects wegzeit, 5 minute places and loopcity.
  • loopcity

    loopcity

    Describing the city through repeated everyday actions In his novel L’Innommable Beckett describes a strange world made up from a...
  • steve reich – music for 18 musicians

    steve reich – music for 18 musicians

    Live Visuals at Ars Electronica 2004
  • Routine Pathways

    Routine Pathways

    three women describe their daily routine pathways, giving insight in how personal practice shapes the perception of the city. The...
  • 5 minute places

    5 minute places

    Starting from a central place, five minutes of movement in all directions with different means of transport are recorded. This...
  • wegzeit

    wegzeit

    The Geometry of Relative Distance my Thesis in Architecture .pdf “When you ask someone in Los Angeles how far it...
  • image manipulation soundtrack

    image manipulation soundtrack

    A live performance at ars electronica 2000 using found footage from surveillance cameras and satellites. with markus decker, joachim schnaitter,...
  • orbital elements

    orbital elements

    “Romanticism for data fanciers and ham radio fans, watching sunsets and satellite launches staging and making perceptible the activities and...