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Klaus Spiess

Assoc Professorat Medical University of Vienna
Focus area: Biology, Body, Self, Cultural Practices, Social Practice, Data Art, Science, Ecology, Environment, Environmental Art, Eco Art, Land Art, Linguistics, Medicine, Medicine, Physiology, Heath, Performance Art, Theater Studies, Public Art, Public Health, Science Theory, Philosophy, Writing, Literature, Poetry

Klaus Spiess directs the Arts, Science and Biomedia program at the Medical University of Vienna, where he is Associate Professor and Chair of Vienna LASER Leonardo talks. Together with Lucie Strecker, he has developed transdisciplinary performances and installations on the subject of biopolitics (Bemis Center of Contemporary Art, Omaha; Click Festival, Helsingør; ISEA; Muffatwerk, Munich; Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin; Onassis Cultural Center, Athens; and at the Prix Ars Electronica). He has published on the subject of his work in Leonardo, Performance Research and The Lancet. 

Journal Articles:
Special Section: ArtScience

Modeling the Immune System with Gestures: A Choreographic View of Embodiment in Science

October 2018