What’s public? The best word I could find to designate my ancillary and often in-person activities that reach the outside world in forms other than writing (above, my first writing workshop at the Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts). Yes, sometimes I leave my desk, and talk to other people, including other journalists.
Talks: Where are we now? Viennacontemporary art fair, September 28-30, 2018:
Curating and moderating the Vienna’s art fair talks on contemporary art’s issues.
Global Academy II: A conference on transcultural exchange (in the art field) co-organized with Hildegund Amanshauser of the Salzburg Summer Academy, August 11–12, 2018. I moderated several panels.
and Der Standard:
I’ve also made a number of television appearances on ORF (Austrian broadcasting) and ZDF (a German television broadcaster) as a pundit.
Panelist, Viennacontemporary talks, Borderline: Politics on Display, curated and moderated by Kate Sutton. September 2017.
Art Basel in Basel, 2016: Vienna VIP lounge, moderation of a silent panel on the concept of time in one of Europe’s eternal cities. Panelists were author Douglas Coupland, Wiener Festwochen director Tomas Zierhofer-Kin, and Norbert Kettner, director of the Vienna Tourism board.
Numerous talks on the machinations of the Berlin art world at New York University Berlin, 2013–present.
Artist talk with John Gerrard, Vienna, 2017
Juror, Berlin Art Prize, 2014. Involved a lot of art viewing, debating, coffee drinking, smoking, and gummybear-eating, twice.
Panel moderation at Art-Athina art fair talks, Athens, Greece, 2013.