Peter Weibel (1944) is a conceptual artist and art theoretician of reference in the sphere of European culture. For many years he has been a professor at the University of Applied Arts Vienna and director of the Laboratory for Digital Arts at the State University of New York in Buffalo. He has also been artistic director of the International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Seville and curator of the Austrian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. He is presently chairman of the ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe. He has recently co-edited with Siegfried Zielinski the book Flusseriana: An Intellectual Toolbox, a collection of articles on the work of the philosopher of image and language Vilém Flusser.