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Michael Aschauer

River Studies

River Studies

Abstract:
“River Studies” explores the relationship of rivers and its people, rivers and its transforming cultural landscape, rivers and their function as carrier of cultural landscapes and identities. It utilizes custom, combined and unique methods in digital photography, data visualization, cartography and cultural mapping.

Biography:
Michael Aschauer is digial media artist, un-disciplined researcher and freelance technologist. His work is focused around the development of ideas and depictions for a contemporary society that is amongst others increasingly shaped by technology and technopolitcal issues – as a consequence his toolset builds on free software and open hardware – and a society that is seriously heading towards its own head crash very soon. Full Artist CV: http://m.ash.to/w/u/About/Aschauer-CV-EN-2011.pdf