- Philipp Ziegler
Philipp Ziegler is an art historian, curator and Head of Curatorial Department at ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany. Since 2012 he curated and co-curated several exhibitions at ZKM, including: “respektive Peter Weibel” (2019) “Edge of Now” (2019), “Dieter Jung. Between and Beyond” (2019), “Digital Imaginaries – Africas in Production” (2018), “Hybrid Layers” (2017), “Exo-Evolution” (2015), “Armin Linke. The Appearance of That Which Cannot Be Seen” (2015), “global aCtIVISm” (2013), and “Otto Piene. Energiefelder” (2013). In 2013 he co-curated the ifa-touring exhibition “Future Perfect. Contemporary Art from Germany" which has since been shown in Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Namibia, Senegal and other countries. Before joining ZKM as a curator, he curated in various galleries, institutions and art spaces. From 2007 to 2012 he run an independent project space for contemporary art in Stuttgart, Germany. For 2020 and 2021 he is currently working on the exhibitions "Seasons of Media Arts", “Bio-Media”, “Walter Giers. Electronic Art”, and on an retrospective exhibiton on the Korean medai artist Soungui Kim. Throughout his career, he has written in various magazines articles and essays on contemporary art and he was the editor of several publications. Philipp Ziegler studied art history in Stuttgart, Germany and Milan, Italy.