Martin Hieslmair

Martin Hieslmair

Martin Hieslmair, born 1979, lives and works in Linz, Austria. Since 2012 he works as editor at Ars Electronica, the platform for art, technology and society in Linz. His responsibilities include web communications and programming, website content, blogging, social media, film and photography at Ars Electronica’s public relations department (2014-present); before that, he was editor at the Ars Electronica Center, the Museum of the Future (2012-2015). He studied political science at the University of Vienna (2007-2012), majoring in visual communication, and at the Stockholm University in Sweden (2010-2011). He was website photo editor and Head of the Photo Department of ORF.at at Austrian Broadcasting Company’s Vienna headquarters (2000-2007). Interested in topics such as society, media, history, politics, graphic design and photography.