Miha Turšič

Miha Turšič (1975) is an artist, designer, and researcher, dedicated to the development of arts and humanities in outer space. He designed works in reference to the human condition in outer space, developing post-gravitational art and artistic satellites, founded Cultural Centre of European Space Technologies, an institution with dedicated Cultural Space Programme and actively developing […]

Sarah Jane Pell

Dr. Sarah Jane Pell’s experimental practice transits from Sea to Summit to Space. A commercial diver and founder/director of the Aquabatics Research Team initiative 2002-12, she expanded creative research of human performance underwater by building extensive experience in a remote isolated confined environment (ICE) maritime and diving operations. Sarah attempted to summit Mt. Everest (2015) and […]

Dr. Susmita Mohanty

Susmita Mohanty is the only space entrepreneur in the world to have started companies on 3 different continents. She is the CEO of Earth2Orbit, India’s first private start-up, and her third venture. She has co-founded two other companies, MOONFRONT in San Francisco [2001-2007] and LIQUIFER in Vienna [2004-ongoing]. Prior to turning entrepreneur, she worked for […]

Marco Volponi

Marco Volponi is a scientist and engineer with a profound passion for space. After graduating in theoretical physics at the University of Genoa and Amsterdam, he completed the international master SEEDS (SpacE Exploration and Development Systems), where the objective was designing the first manned outpost on the surface of Mars. Subsequently, he worked at ThalesAleniaSpace […]

Marko Peljhan

Marko Peljhan is a theatre and radio director, conceptual artist and researcher. From 1994 on the works on Makrolab, a project that focuses on telecommunications, migrations and weather systems research in an intersection of art/science/engineering; the Interpolar Transnational Art Science Constellation and the Arctic Perspective Initiative. His work has been presented globally. He serves as […]

Vanessa Lorenzo

Vanessa Lorenzo is a researcher and designer working at the crossroads of Media, Art and Biology @Hybridoa. Trained as a product design engineer and media designer, she creates fictional scenarios embedding people, living organisms and matter into devices forming new media ecologies. Also, she nourishes (from) and believes (in) communities of hackers /artists/citizens working in […]

Dr Rob La Frenais

Rob is working on a new book about art on the Moon –Mirroring the Moon, commissioned by Intellect Books, University of Chicago Press. He was the first curator to experience zero gravity at Star City in Moscow in 1999. His exhibitions include Republic Of The Moon with The Arts Catalyst, Aerosolar/Space Without Rockets and Aerocene with Tomas Saraceno in […]

Ekaterina Lapina-Kratasyuk

E. Lapina-Kratasyuk received her Ph.D. in Media & Cultural Studies in 2002. From 2014-2016 she was the head of the research group “Digital City”. After graduating from UCLA’s Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics program Culture Analytics in 2016, E.Lapina-Kratasyuk directed a MediaSpace research project, done in collaboration with the Moscow Space Museum and dedicated […]

Dr Ulrike Kuchner

Growing up, the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” was not an easy one to answer. So after high school, I followed both of my passions: I (simultaneously) studied Astrophysics at the University of Vienna, as well as Fine Arts/Paintings at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, where I […]

Eléonore Hellio

Eléonore Hellio lives and works in Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of Congo). She organizes workshops, makes films, installations, performances and publishes texts and photographic work, as a solo practitioner and in collaboration with Kongo Astronauts, a collective that she founded in 2013 with performance artist Michel Ekeba. As one of the co-founders of CATPC (Cercle d’Art […]