karl salzmann, *1979, is a sound & visual artist,
currently based in vienna / austria.
within process-oriented and experimental setups, he develops and
presents works that study the materiality of sound and its social, cultural
and metaphorical levels of meaning. his artistic activities mainly concern
the interaction between sound and visual arts and often relate to works
and topics of (sound) art history.
he works as a lecturer, researcher and artistic & scientific assistant at the department "art&science" - university of applied art in vienna.
he studied visual arts at the department of digital arts and holds a diploma
from the university of applied arts in vienna. he visited the course for computermusik & new media (elak) from 2011-2012(without graduation)
at the university of music and performing arts in vienna and is currently writing on his doctoral thesis at the academy of fine arts in vienna.
his works have been presented (among others) at:
kunsthaus graz (2013, solo), kunsthalle bratislava (2014, solo), MAK - museum of applied arts vienna (2012), athens digital art festival (2014), künstlerhaus wien (2013) and are in the public collections of the austrian government, city of vienna and the province of vorarlberg.