Martin Zeilinger


Martin is an Austrian researcher and curator currently based in Dundee, Scotland, where he works as Senior Lecturer in Computational Arts and Technology at Abertay University. His work focuses on artistic and activist experimentation with emerging technologies (primarily blockchain and AI), intellectual property issues in contemporary art, political economies of new media, and aspects of experimental videogame culture. The most recent outcome of this work is an Open Access monograph on AI art, creative agency, and the limits of intellectual property (meson press 2021). He has co-curated Vector Festival since 2014, and organised the 2019 MoneyLab symposium (London). His research has been published in books including Artists Re:Thinking the Blockchain and the MoneyLab Reader 2, and in journals such as Philosophy & Technology, Culture Machine, and Media Theory.

14 May Fri 18:00 CEST

Discussion: Shaping the Future Synthetic Realities panel discussion WATCH
13 May Thu 18:30 CEST

Talk: On the Conceptual Affordances of Blockchain Art WATCH