Michael Markert

Michael Markert is visiting from the Bauhaus University Weimar. Last year he taught a weekend long Mobile Media Workshop here and now he is back teaching a semester long Mobile Media seminar. Markert is a media-artist specializing in programming and electronics. He is a member of the Urban Research Institute for Public Art and Urban Ethology. He researches into intuitive musical interfaces and develops, “various interactive sensory devices which he has used for installations and as musical instruments. The focus of his work is exploring cybernetic interaction systems through intuitive and interactive realtime sensory processing thereby overruling hierarchic receptional mechanisms in art.”