Paul Feigefeld

Media scholar, Berlin / Wien

Guest since 2015
Theory seminar, master symposium

Paul Feigelfeld is currently the data & research architect of TBA21-Academy. From 2013 to 2016, Paul Feigelfeld (1979) was the academic coordinator of the Digital Cultures Research Lab at the Centre for Digital Cultures at the Leuphana University of Lüneburg. He stu­di­ed cul­tu­ral stu­dies and com­pu­ter sci­ence at the Hum­boldt Uni­ver­si­ty in Ber­lin. Between 2004 and 2011 he worked for the Ger­man me­dia theo­rist Fried­rich Kitt­ler and is cur­rent­ly part of the team of edi­tors of his com­plete works as well as head of a think tank which aims to crea­te a hybrid edition of Kitt­ler’s texts and pro­gram sour­ce code. From 2010 to 2013 he was a teacher and rese­ar­cher at Hum­boldt’s In­sti­tu­te for Me­dia Theo­ries with Prof. Dr. Wolf­gang Ernst. He is working on a dissertation entit­led The Gre­at Loop For­ward. In­com­ple­ten­ess and Me­dia bet­ween Chi­na and the West, and was a vi­sit­ing fel­low at the Chi­ne­se Aca­de­my of Sci­en­ces’ In­sti­tu­te for the His­to­ry of Na­tu­ral Sci­ence in Bei­jing in ear­ly 2013. Alongside his aca­de­mic work, he works as a wri­ter, trans­la­tor, editor and curator. He will curate the 2019 Vienna Biennial.