apexart :: New York City Fellow :: Tobias Nöbauer
Fellowship Program
Name: Tobias Nöbauer
Visiting From: Vienna, Austria  
Dates of Fellowship: April 24 - May 24, 2013  
Recommended by: Maarin Ektermann
freelance curator and researcher based in Taliinn, Estonia
Tobias Nöbauer (b. 1980) is a scientist, cultural worker and activist based in Vienna, Austria. He graduated from the University of Vienna and TU Vienna in Physics and Sociology and is currently pursuing his PhD studies in experimental quantum information physics at the Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology (Complex Quantum Systems Program). He has worked at the European accelerator lab CERN in Geneva, Switzerland, and published on hybrid quantum systems and quantum-enabled sensing. He has co-organized numerous music and multidisciplinary art events and festivals. His recent projects include an online archive on digital culture and politics (transformingfreedom.org) as well as several art-science interactions in the fields of theater, performance and new media (Garage X, Vienna; Tanzquartier, Vienna). He has taught workshops on science studies for natural scientists. He cares about the politics of technology, communicates about the aesthetics and philosophy of quantum mechanics, and wonders about the co-emergence of science and society.
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FELLOWSHIP TALK: in conversation with Duncan MacKenzie from Bad at Sports
May 23, 2013: download audio (72 MB .mp3)