Peter Mörtenböck & Helge Mooshammer
research and writings on art, architecture and politics


RESEARCH


OTHER MARKETS
--
Mapping typologies and conditions of informality:
How informal markets intersect with global governance



NETWORKED CULTURES
--
The struggle for new forms of artistic practice in an era of global deregulation



WORLD OF MATTER
--
An ecological view on resource politics



SEA OF MARBLE
--
Looking out to the sea: A navigational convergence on the imaginary and the realities of the sea




EXHIBITIONS

World of Matter
@ HMKV Dortmund
@ James Gallery New York
@ Ellen Gallery Montreal


Networked Cultures -
documentary


Gunners & Runners


Trading Places


Networked Cultures


Gone City


Temporary Zones


Operation Desert


You'll Never Walk Alone





About

Peter Mörtenböck is Professor of Visual Culture at the Vienna University of Technology and research fellow at Goldsmiths College, University of London.

Visiting professorships and academic appointments in architecture, fine art, cultural and media studies at numerous universities and art schools, including Merz Academy Stuttgart (DE), Linz University of the Arts (AT), Royal College of Art (UK), Goldsmiths College, University of London (UK), University of Paderborn (DE), University of Stuttgart (DE), University of Hannover (DE), University of Cyprus (CY) und University of Sydney (AU).
 

Helge Mooshammer, PhD, is Senior Scientist and Director of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) research projects Other Markets (2010-2015) and Relational Architecture (2006-2009) at the School of Architecture and Urban Planning at Vienna University of Technology.

In 2008 he was Research Fellow at the International Research Centre for Cultural Studies (IFK) Vienna. He has been teaching, amongst others, at the Linz University of Art, at the Merz Academy Stuttgart and at Goldsmiths College, University of London, where he is research fellow in the Department of Visual Cultures.

They have authored and edited numerous books, including, amongst others, Visuelle Kultur (2003), Cruising: Architektur, Psychoanalyse und Queer Cultures (2005), Networked Cultures: Parallel Architectures and the Politics of Space (2008), Netzwerk Kultur: Die Kunst der Verbindung in einer globalisierten Welt (2010), Space (Re)Solutions: Intervention and Research in Visual Culture (2011), Occupy: Räume des Protests (2012) and the two forthcoming volumes Other Markets (2014) and Informal Market Worlds (2014). Their essays have appeared in international journals such as Grey Room, Architectural Research Quarterly and Third Text.

Their research and curatorial work has been presented, amongst others, at the Whitechapel Gallery London, the Nederlands Architecture Institute Rotterdam, Storefront for Art and Architecture New York, Proekt Fabrika Moskau, Santral Istanbul, Gasworks London, Architekturzentrum Vienna, Israeli Center for Digital Art, Trafo Gallery Budapest, Toronto Free Gallery and the Venice Biennale.



Visual Culture, Institute of Art and Design, Vienna University of Technology
Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths, University of London


BOOKS

VISUAL
CULTURES
AS
OPPORTUNITY
INFORMAL
MARKET
WORLDS

Atlas

INFORMAL
MARKET
WORLDS

Reader

OCCUPY:
Räume des Protests
Space (Re)Solutions:
Intervention and Research in Visual Culture
Netzwerk Kultur:
Die Kunst der Verbindung in einer globalisierten Welt
Zwischen Architektur und Psychoanalyse
Networked Cultures:
Parallel Architectures and the Politics of Space
Cruising:
Architektur, Psychoanalyse und Queer Cultures
Visuelle Kultur:
körper, räume, medien
Die virtuelle Dimension:
Architektur, Subjektivität und Cyberspace