Artist-Curator in Residence, Institute for Visual Media, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2005 –

Guest Professor, Karlsruhe Academy of Design, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2005.

Guest Professor, Faculty of Fine Art, University of Kabul, Afghanistan, 2004.

Guest Professor, Bauhaus University, Dessau, Germany, 1997.

Professor, Painting and its Borders Art, Art and Design Theory Dept., Design Faculty, Hochschule Pforzheim / Pforzheim University of Applied Science, Pforzheim, Germany, 1994 –

Faculty, International Center of Photography, New York, 1980 - 90.


Interviewstream blog, concept / editor-in-chief, ZKM Center for Art and Media /
Museum for Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2007 -.

Texte zur Kunst, contributoing editor, Berlin, Germany, 1992-4.

Journal of Contemporary Art, co-founder / co-editor, New York, USA, 1988. Online 1995 - http://www.jca-online.com


BFA, Film and TV production, New York University Film School, New York, USA, 1979.

System Design Engineering, boursier, Ecole supérieure des ingénieurs de
Marseille, France, 1975-6.

Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada, 1973-75.

lectures, workshops & appearances

Art Curating in the Age of Orbitization
| Informatikjahr 2006, ZKM/ Uni Karlsruhe, Germany, 2006.

Beyond Art and Media / Jenseits von Kunst und Medien | Academy of Fine Art (AbK), Karlsruhe, Germany, 2004.

New Nature of Narrative for a Narrative of Nature | FILE International Electronic Language Festival, British Council, Sao Paolo, 2003.

Hypercinema | Class Prof. David Larcher, Academy of Media Arts (KhM), Cologne, Germany, 2002.

Space Between | The Art of Exhibiting: The Future of the Exhibition || Academy of Fine Arts (AbK), Stuttgart, Germany, 2001 ||| book.

Environmental (ƒ)Actors | Vom Tafelbild zum Globalen Datenraum / From Easel
Painting to Global Dataspace
|| ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2001 || catalogue.

Network Narrative | Net Congestion: International Festival Streaming Media symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2000.

Expanded Media | Class Prof. Birgit Hein, Academy of Fine Art (HbK) Braunschweig, 1998.

Weatherreport from the Equator | 16th World Wide Video Festival symposium, Melkweg (Milky Way), Amsterdam,

Philip Pocock, Guest, 100 Days 100 Guests program (Day 63) | Documenta X, Kassel, Germany, 1997 || internet stream, arte tv, published in Media Art interaction: History of Media Art in Germany 80s and 90s, 2001.

MeWe! Fellow lecture | Academy Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany, 1997.

Networks and Museums | Das Museum als veraltetes Medienmodell / The Museum
as Outdated Media Model
, Ulmer Museum, Ulm, Germany, 1997 || catalogue

Cybercinema and the Hyper-roadmovie | VIPER International Film and Video Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland, 1996.

Email Reading | Ars Digitalis, Academy of Art (HdK), Berlin, Germany, 1996.

Medium bedeutet Mitte / Medium Means Middle | German Philological Institute, Maximillian University, Munich,, 1996 || publ. Kunstforum.

Travel-As-Art | Medienlabor München, Siemens Kultureprogramm, Munich, Germany, 1996.

From Thingness to Isness seminar | Academy of Art (HdK), Berlin, 1995.

Black Sea Diary reading | Casino Container, Media Park, Cologne, Germany, 1993.

Beyond Photography | Glassel School of Art and University of Texas at Houston, Houston, Texas US, 1992.

Current Trends in Contemporary Photography seminar | Class Patsy Spadavecchia Photography Dept., New School for Social Research, New York, 1987-9.

Remembering the Future on Jack Goldstein | Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1988.

The Obvious Illusion | Directions and Perspectives Lecture Series, International Center of Photography, New York, US, 1980.

The Obvious Illusion | Class Prof. Tom Drysdale, Photography Dept., New York University, New York, US, 1980.

awards & grants

External Affairs Canada Cultural Exchange Grant | Faculty of Fine Art, Kabul University, Afghanistan, 2004.

Unmovie | Net Excellence, Ars Electronica, Austria, 2003.

Travel-as-Art: a Trilogy | International Media Art Award, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2001.

Humbot.org | Goethe Institute, Caracas, Venezuela, 1998.

Fellow in New Media, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany, 1997.

External Affairs Canada Artists Grant | Documenta X, Kassel, Germany / Entebbe, Uganda, 1997.

Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa, Ontario / New York, US, 1980.