Country:   Germany
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Florian Dombois is professor and Head of the Institute for Transdisciplinarity (Y) at Berne University of the Arts (CH, since 2003). He studied geophysics and philosophy in Berlin, Kiel and Hawaii, and received his PhD in Cultural Studies with Hartmut Böhme. In 1999-2005 he was research scientist at Fraunhofer Institute for Media Communication. Since 2003 he is represented by Gallery Haferkamp [www.rachelhaferkamp.de] in Cologne. Coming exhibitions are Circum pacific + at leerraum in Berne [www.leerraum.ch, 4.-28.5.06], "The sound of Music" at VolkSystem in Toulouse [29.6.-22.7.06], at Kunsthalle in Bern [www.kunsthalle.ch, 18.8.-1.10.06] and Gallery Haferkamp in Cologne [October-November 2006]. Topics: Research on earthquakes and other scientific phenomena in different modes of depiction. The formats of publication include exhibitions (single and group shows) with sound installations and multiples on earthquakes (a.o. Academy of the Arts Berlin, Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne), a CD, a DVD, an art book on seismic stations (Verlag Walter König), three virtual environments on global tectonics resp. the volcano Merapi (shown a.o. at CeBIT Hannover), a concert, several articles and essays, two international patents (Europe, US, Japan), and lectures, conferences and lectureships at art colleges and universities (a.o. ZKM Karlsruhe, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Art Center Los Angeles, ATR Kyoto) Accessed 22.03.2008 from http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/research/tesla/dombois.htm
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      Worktype Info Year Country Admin
WHAT ARE THE PLACES OF DANGER ? Exhibition / Installation Germany Edit
IM LÖWENHAFEN VON MILET Galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Cologne Germany Edit
THE CHANNEL installation Galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Cologne Germany Edit
BAY Installation Galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Cologne Germany Edit