Philipp Teister is an artist working with internet, video, images, and user data. Revealing the aestethics of appropriation and conceptualism, he uses overriding strategies and intensively challenges the transitional area between privacy and anonymity. As a visual artist Teister seeks to overcome the separation of these forms and genres of art by trying to endeavor a holistic artistic approach.
Philipp Teister, * 1982, lives and works in Vienna/AT. He holds a MFA in new media from School of Arts and Design in Kassel with honors. From 2009–2012 he was commited in cooperation with the artist duo UBERMORGEN.COM. He lectured at UT Vienna, ETH Zurich and BTH Cottbus. His work was shown in WRO Bienalle in Wroclaw, Kuenstlerhaus in Vienna, NIMK in Amsterdam, and Palais de Tokyo in Paris. He is represented by Fach&Asendorf Gallery in Berlin/Bremen.