Marion von Osten

Marion von Osten works as an artist, author and curator. The main interests of her projects are the changed conditions of the production of cultural work in post-colonial societies, technologies of the self and the governance of mobility. Scince 2006 Professorship at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. From 1999 – 2006 Professor for artistic practice at HGK Zurich and and researcher at the Institute for the Theory of Art and Design & Institute for Cultural and Gender Studies, HGK Zurich; lecturer at Critical Studies Program, Malmö Art Academy; From 1996-1998 curator at Shedalle Zurich. Publications: Das Erziehungsbild. Zur visuellen Kultur des Pädagogischen (edited with Tom Holert, Wien 2010); Colonial Modern. Aesthetics of the Past. Rebellions for the Future (edited with Tom Avermaete, Serhat Karakayali, London 2010); Projekt Migration (edited with Aytac Erylmaz, Martin Rapp, Regina Römhild, Kathrin Rhomberg, Köln 2005); Norm der Abweichung, T:G 04 (Zurich/Vienna, 2003); MoneyNations (edited with Peter Spillmann, Vienna  2003);  Das Phantom sucht seinen Mörder. Ein Reader zur Kulturalisierung der Ökonomie. (edited with Justin Hoffmann, Berlin 1999).