Hiltbrunner Michael (Zurich)

Michael Hiltbrunner

Guest lecturer at University of Zurich, Institute for Popular Culture Studies, section for Popular Literature and Media. Seminar topic: Artistic Experiments in Mass Media.

Doctorate at University of Zurich, Institute for Popular Culture Studies, section for Popular Literature and Media on the tale of Bluebeard, supervised by Prof. Dr. Alfred Messerli. Research stays (supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation) at the University College London (UCL) and the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris. Five French and German adaptions of «Bluebeard» in different media from the 1940 are compared, all of them referring to the contemporary political situation.

Research associate at the Institute for Contemporary Arts Research (IFCAR) at the Zurich Arts University, ZHdK. Specialized on art in public. Research project on the theory and teaching by Serge Stauffer on „Art and Research“ in the 1970ties.

Organises since 2009 the independent «Forum KK» for research in art and culture:

http://forumkk.blogspot.com