* 1972, currently based: Vienna and Styria, Austria
Joerg Auzinger’s art deals with the relationship between human, nature and the sociopolitical aspects of a technology-based communication society. Joerg Auzinger’s artistic work is situated between art, science and technology. In interactive installations, photographic works and objects, he analyzes the function of new and old media and their construction of realities and the associated changes in our concept of reality. His work often deals with the correlation of analog and digital conditions. He works in the fields of interactive installations, film and media art as well as in artistic research and scientific topics. Joerg Auzinger realizes his projects interactively and participatively. The viewer becomes an active participant and thus an essential part of the artwork.
Joerg Auzinger studied media art with Peter Weibel. Before that, he completed the Audiovisual Media Department at the Ortwein School of Art and Design in Graz with Richard Kriesche and studied film directing at the Vienna Film Academy with Axel Corti. He lives and works as a freelance artist in Vienna.