Stephen Kovats

Media researcher and architect Stephen Kovats is initiator of the ‘McLuhan in Europe 2011′ network, examining the impact of the Canadian media philosopher’s work on contemporary art and culture in Europe. He was artistic director of transmediale, Berlin’s festival for art and digital culture 2008 – 2011, previously chief program curator at V2_Institute for the Unstable Media, Rotterdam and initiator of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation’s Electronic Media Interpretation Studio. His interests lay in the dynamic relationships between media, political, and electronic space, with projects aimed at strengthening the role of art and technology within the transformation of societal and cultural landscapes.

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McLuhan in Europe 2011 is an initiative of transmediale in collaboration with the Marshall McLuhan Salon / Embassy of Canada Berlin, Gingko Press, and RIM. Suffusion theme by Sayontan Sinha