Andreas Broeckmann (D)

Dr. Andreas Broeckmann is an art historian and curator who lives in Berlin. From 2000 to 2007 he was the Artistic Director of transmediale - festival for art and digital culture berlin. Since 2005 he has been one of three artistic directors of TESLA - Laboratory for Arts and Media in Berlin. In 2007 he is co-chairing the Berlin conference 're:place 2007' on the histories of art, media, science and technology. Broeckmann studied art history, sociology, and media studies in Germany and Britain. He worked as a project manager at V2_Organisation Rotterdam, Institute for the Unstable Media, from 1995-2000. Indepently curated exhibitions included projects with Kontejner / MaMa in Zagreb ('Runtime Art', 2004), at TENT/Witte de With in Rotterdam ('Tracer / Neuralgic', 2004), and at Skuc Gallery in Ljubljana ('KRcF - Room for Manoeuvre', 2006). He is a member of the advisory board for Visual Arts of the Goethe Institut. He co-maintains the Spectre mailing list and is a member of the Berlin-based media association mikro. In university courses, curatorial projects, and lectures he deals with media art, digital culture, and aesthetics of the machinic.