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short bio (~100 words)

Dr Axel Roch, *1971, MA in Cultural Studies and Philosophy (HU and FU Berlin), PhD in Media Studies (LMU Munich). Was Artistic and Academic Staff at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Germany. Artist-In-Residence, Medienturm, Graz, Austria; Research Fellow and Guest Artist at ZKM, Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe. Was David Gee Lecturer for Interactive Media at Goldsmiths College, UK. Held Guest Professorships in Stuttgart, Germany, and St. Sebastian, Spain. Was UD (Universitair Docent) at the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, NL. Is currently Adjunct Professor (Lehrbeauftragter) at Kunsthochschule Weißensee, Berlin.

Major Exhibitions (selection):

-"mikrogalleri.es", 2007-11, YOU_ser: The Century of the Consumer, Imagining Media, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany. Also shown at: MECAD and Santralistanbul, Spain and Turkey.
-"Ambiguous Signalscapes", Deep North, Transmediale 2009, International Media Art Festival, Berlin, Germany. Also shown at Media_City Seoul 2006, International Media Art Biennale, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea, and at Vision. Das Sehen, Neues Museum Weimar, 2011.
-"tometaxy.net", 2006, Media_City Seoul 2006, International Media Art Biennale, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.
-"The MoonPeace Project", Digital Playground, International Digital Art Festival, Uijeongbu Arts Center, Korea, 2005.
-"'voyure en survol' - Pour Petit a.", Iconoclash - Beyond the Image Wars, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany, 2002.
-"Diagrammatical Read/Write-Head", In the Field of Letters, New Gallery Graz, Austria, 2001.
-"visionary.apparatus", Steirischer Herbst, Medienturm Graz, Austria, 2001.
-"Mind-Reading Machine II", Seven Hills, Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin, Germany, 2000.