Jeanette Hedwig Müller

 

Academic CV

2008
Ph.D. at the University of Vienna, A
Doctoral Thesis in political science: ‚Trust and creativity. The meaning of trust between people with diverse backgrounds within innovation networks’.

2008
Theodor-Körner-Award for Science and Art 2008

1991-1997
Studies at the University of Vienna: Majors in Political Science, Judaic and Arabic Studies

1995-2000
Studies at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna: Composition, Master Class by Isabelle Graw; Co-Founder of the so-called „Free Class Vienna“

Studies at University of Fine Arts Vienna: Media Art, Master Class by Peter Kogler. Photography, Video and Motion Picture, Conceptual Art;

 

 

Professional CV

 

*)Science Graffiti -> scientific subjects translated into popcultural codes, making science more ‚street tough’ in order to encourage people of diverse backgrounds to become interested in science, art and systemic thinking. Applied in cities, companies, schools, science centres and i.a. also in prisons. Founded and developed by JM

Artistic Projects and Projects at the Interface of
Art & Science

2017

  • Ritual-Performance at Gallery Gugging / Institute for Ritual Cultures (together with Dr. Paul Divjak and Wolfgang Schlögel), Nov. 2017 (www.gugging.com/en)
  • Consultant for Climate and Energy Fund Austria/ Co-Creation Spaces, since Oct. 2017 /(www.klimafonds.gv)
  • BASSENA°GESANG, Concerts in staircases – Music for an integrative society, in cooperation with BASISKULTUR.WIEN, Sept./Oct. 2017
  • Creating Pop-up Impuls-Lab for hands-on science communication for the SCN Science Centre Network, Dec. 2017
  • FUTURE RELATIONS DINNERS, artistic communication-events to bring together diversive people from economy, science, craft, art and education; in cooperation with kommunikationsraum.at, May-Oct. 2017
  • Group Exhibition at Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn&Taxis Bregenz, Jän./Feb. 2017, „L“

 

2016

  • Artist in Residence at Silpakorn Art University in Bangkok / Nakhon Pathom (http://www.finearts.su.ac.th/main), Jan. - April 2016
  • Exhibition of the photo art work ‚WE JUST MET’ for the  NEW EURASIAN PROJECT (www.imaginingneweurasia.org/competition) at The Asia Culture Center, ACC Creation, Gwangju, Korea
  • Scientific exhibition of the exhibits about INTERDEPENDENCIES, MIRROR NEURONS (brain research) AND SIGN LANGUAGE (developed fort he SCN (Science Center Network) at the ECSITE annual conference (The European Network of Science Centers and Museums) in Graz (http://www.ecsite.eu/annual-conference), June 2016
  • presenting the ‚FUTURE PRESENTS LAB’ at the AIL Angewandte Innovation Laboratory (www.ailab.at), Sept./Oct. 2016
  • Exhibition at Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn&Taxis Bregenz, Nov./Dez. 2016, SCOPIMERA GLOBOSA – GLOBAL MEDIA OUTPUT
  • SCIENCE GRAFFITI workshops in several public schools in vienna: ‚SYMBOLS FOR THE EU’ on behalf of JEF-Austria (Bund Europäischer Jugend / Junge Europäische Föderalisten Österreich) together with Christina Hainzl (political communication and art history) and the street artists Vincent Pelsöczi and Marcos Varela, April – July 2016

 

2015

  • Initiating and teaching the semester theme ‚FUTURE PRESENTS’ at the Klasse Kartak (www.klassekartak.com/news) / University of Applied Arts Vienna (www.dieangewandte.at) together with Paul Divjak (http://www.pauldivjak.com), Nov.- Dec. 2015
  • ‚GAMING SYSTEMIC THINKING’, Organizer and curator of the SoL Symposium (http://www.sol-austria.at/) together with Petra Wagner (Innovation Researcher and Policy Advisor, AIT, (www.ait.ac.at) at the AIL Angewandte Innovation Laboratory (hwww.ailab.at), Dec. 2015
  • SCIENCE GRAFFITI workshops in several public schools in vienna: ‚SYMBOLS FOR THE EU’ on behalf of JEF-Austria (Bund Europäischer Jugend / Junge Europäische Föderalisten Österreich) together with Christina Hainzl (political communication and art history) and the street artists Vincent Pelsöczi and Marcos Varela, Oct. - Dec. 2015
  • Exhibition of the Installation ‚REFLECTIVE CORRELATIONS’ at the NATIONAL ART GALLERY, Bangkok, May 2015
  • Participation/Presentation at ‚CONVERGENCE – ART OF ASEAN 2015: ARTS INTERNATIONAL CROSS BORDER’, Silpakorn University, Bangkok and Nakhon Pathom Art Centre / Thailand
  • Creating WISSENS°RAUM / KNOWLEDGE°ROOM and Exhibits at the SCIENCE FESTIVAL in Mersin / Turkey, May 2015
  • Creating the 6th and 7th WISSENS°RAUM  (Die Werkstatt für Neugierige / KNOWLEDGE°ROOM – The work shop for curious people) and SCIENCE GRAFFITI*) workshops in an empty shopping centre (old Woolworth-Building) in Vienna. WISSENS°RAUM is a project of the Science Centre Network SCN, which invites people to interactive science activities and workshops taking place in empty shops in Vienna
  • LJUBLJANA UNDER THE MICROSCOPE with the SCN at The Ljubljana Garden of Science / Slovenia, May/June 2015
  • Exhibition of WIEN UNTERM MIKROSKOP (Vienna under the Microscope) at the AUSTRIAN MUSEUM OF FOLK LIFE AND FOLK ART between Dec 2014 and April 2015; Idea, Concept, Curator

 

2014 

  • Creating and set-up of 3 new locations for the WISSENS°RAUM – Die Werkstatt für Neugierige / KNOWLEDGE°ROOM – The work shop for curious people - A new project of the Science Centre Network SCN, which invites people to interactive science activities and workshops taking place in empty shops in Vienna. Admission free and low-threshold, hands-on and minds-on activities encourage to explore and get deeper into science.  Oct 2013 – Nov. 2014
  • Development of exhibits about INTERDEPENDENCIES, MIRROR NEURONS (brain research) AND SIGN LANGUAGE for scientific exhibitions of the SCN (Science Center Network), Oct. 2013 – June 2014
  • Creating the serious game SAAA-TELLIT for SCN /ESA together with Mag. Sara Hossein, June – Sept. 2014
  • WIEN UNTERM MIKROSKOP (Vienna under the Microscope) – Science and art for all people in every district in Vienna; in cooperation with Basis.Kultur.Wien, SCN, der ‚Graphischen’ (Photography, High School of Medias), June 2014
  • THE BANANA LEAF KITCHTEN NUTRITION HEALTH CARE PROJECT at the Jungle Lab, Thailand, for Cambodian and Thai women and kids enabled by Women´s Cooperation International, Sept. 2013 – Dec. 2014
  • BANANA GOES OXFORD; Lecture at FOOD3-Conference, Mainsfield College, Oxford about the Project in Thailand – ‚Food - an alterable status symbol for being ‚modern’ and wealthy’, Sept. 2014

 

2013

  • WE NEED... participative Art and Graffiti project in the public space in cooperation with Paul Divjak at the Content Art 2013, Karlsplatz, Vienna
  • WIR KÖNNEN... / WE CAN... An art project based on social research about diversive skills of people living in Vienna – For Basis.Kultur.Wien – WIR SIND WIEN.FESTIVAL DER BEZIRKE 2013 (We are Vienna – Cultural Festival in Vienna) www.wirsindwien.com
  • Logo- and CI-Design and scenography for the WISSENS°RAUM – Die Werkstatt für Neugierige / KNOWLEDGE°ROOM – The work shop for curious people –  A new project of the Science Centre Network SCN, which invites people to interactive science activities and workshops taking place in empty shops in Vienna. Admission free and low-threshold, hands-on and minds-on activities encourage to explore and get deeper into science.
    www.science-center-net.at/wissensraum
  • Concept and project management for ‚SCIENCE GRAFFITI workshop – Integrative Spraying’. A graffiti workshop for asylum seekers and their neighbours. In the context of the AKTION365PLUS (by the association ‚Economy for Integration’), founded to support cultural diversity and variety.
    www.viel-falter.org
  • Science Graffiti Workshop for the Department of Communication Engineering, Kepler University Linz

 

2012

  • Science Graffiti Workshops for Basis.Kultur.Wien – WIR SIND WIEN.FESTIVAL DER BEZIRKE (We are Vienna) a cultural festival in Vienna www.wirsindwien.com
  • Artproject ‚Spreading Spraying Insights’ for ISWA International Solid Waste Association www.iswa.org
  • Conceptual work for an art/science exhibition about the social subject ‚burnout’ in cooperation with http://www.szenenbild.at/
  • Science Graffiti Workshops at education-conferences (e.g. www.ahakonferenz.at)
  • Science Graffiti Workshops at old-age homes

 

2011

  • Launch of ‚Artist in Residence’, Project  for Artists/Asylum Seekers: www.aair.at, Trailer: www.youtube.com/watch
  • Art Research Project ‚Life Cycle Visions’ on Kho Chang/Thailand, Concept Development for the cooperation with ISWA (International Solid Wast Association)
  • Presentation of the education-methode ‚Science Graffiti’*) at the Science Centre World Congress/Cape Town, http://www.6scwc.org
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ in the township of Langa (Cape Town) at the Zimasa Community School
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ in Zululand at the Mtunzini Primary School and the Unizul Science Centre (Teamtraining), http://scictr.uzulu.ac.za/
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ at the Hub Johannesburg with Hub-Partners of diverse backgrounds
  • Teambuilding/Leadership Workshops with Scientists and Councelors with the ‚Science Graffiti’ method 
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ in cooperation with the Wiener Festwochen / ‚into the city’, public space
  • Seminar lecture about ‚Science Graffiti’ at the University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia / Institute of Microengeneering and Nanoelectronics / invited by Prof. Ille Gebeshuber
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ with a Primary School in Bratislava,
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ with detanees from the juvenile prison Gerasdorf
  • ‚Science Graffiti Workshops’ with pupils at HTL Vienna (in cooperation with the EU Students Parliament)
  • Developing ‚Artist in Residence’ Project for Artists/Asylum Seekers in Linz, Cooperation with Pangea (Intercultural Media Shop) and KunstRaum Goethestrasse xtd
  • Presentation: LAB ‚Exil/Asyl’, Linz

 

2010

  • ‚The artist is absent’, Performance at the Performance Event ‚Home Sick Home’, Lust Gallery, Vienna
  • Series of interviews and creation of a city map on the topic ‚Diversity and Identity’ in cooperation with the WWTF (Vienna Science and Technology Fund) and the City of Vienna www.wienistanders-ichauch.at
  • ‚Grenzgenial’ - hands-on exhibition in cooperation with ScienceCenter-Network
  • ‚Jungle Lab - Science in a Backpack’
  • ‚Science Graffitii’ Workshops with a Primary School in Kho Chang/Thailand
  • ‚Students parliament’ in cooperation with dialog<>gentechnik, the Vienna Open Lab and the EU

 

2008/2009

  • Art Consultant for „Linz 2009“ (Kunstraum Goethestrasse/“Der kranke Hase“)
  • Concept for an Exhibition about „Energy Efficiency“ for the FEEI (Fachverband der Elektro- und Elektronikindustrie)
  • Network Game and SCIENCE GRAFFITI for the „Lange Nacht der Forschung“, together with the SCN ScienceCenter-Network
  • Concept development  of „Trust Room“  www.trustroom.com
  • Presentation of Trust Room at the SoL Global Forum, Muscat/Oman, April 2008
  • Concept development for several Science Communication Exhibitions since 2006
  • Conceptual Art + Fashion Label „MAMMA SAYS“ www.mamma-says.at

 

2006

  • Network Game and Artscience-Graffiti for SCN ScienceCenter-Network partners: WZW Wissenschaftszentrum Wien, Q-Net www.science-center-net.at
  • „Contact Portraits“ for SCN-Kick-off-Meeting, Hofburg/Vienna
  • „Contact Portraits“ for Concerto-Conference (sustainable energy), Brussels

 

2005

  • Project „Sonntagsgespräche“ in cooperation with Schauspielhaus Vienna;Bringing people of diverse backgrounds and environments together by asking profound questions, discussing, having brunch together and enjoying sundaysounds.

 

2004

  • Project „Wissenkissen“ (cushions of knowledge) in cooperation with Creando, International Foundation of Creativity and LeadershipWise words by scientists and artists embroidered on colourful silk cushions.

 

1999-2003

  • ULSS United Lovesick Society/Lovepangs™: Founder and ambassador of the ULSS/Lovepangs™  -  a collaborativ platform for us all, because everybody knows the pain of living, loving, failure and loss – a starting point for empathy and cooperation.
  • Founder of the ULSS-network, organisation, and development of congresses, products, events, and tv- and media-formats, interviews (eg. VIVA TV, „Magazin/SonntagsBlick“),
  • Founder of ULSS-embassies in Germany and Switzerland.
  • Congress Volksbühne, Berlin 2000
  • Schauspielhaus, Zürich 2002;  www.lovepangs.com

 

 

Scientific Experience (Selection)

2014

  • Studie (Interviews, Focus Groups) about Political Leadership in Cooperation with the ÖGPW (Austrian Political Science Association)

2013

  • Science Graffiti Workshop for the Communications Engeneering department of the Kepler University Linz

2012

  • Focus Group moderations for the study about ‚Political Leadership’

2011

  • Seminar Lecture about ‚Science Graffiti’ at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia / Institute of Microengeneering and Nanoelectronics / invited by Prof. Ille Gebeshuber

2008

  • Research about „Science and Society / Possibilities for Dialogs“ for the Austrian Council for Research and Technology Development / SCN ScienceCenter-Network
  • Research and articles about ICT in Austria for ABA Austrian Business Agency
  • SoL working group about ‚Structurs of universities and research institutes and their impact  on research performance’

2007

  • Articles about social network theories and social networks for ‚Wiener Zeitung’ in cooperation with SCN ScienceCenter-Network
  • Interviews and Network Analysis for the study ‚nemo’, ARC systems research (now: AIT)
  • Concept and realisation of qualitative interviews and analysis for the ARC systems research study about  ‚Vienna Creative Media Quarter’

2006

  • Concept and realisation of qualitative interviews and analysis for the ARC systems research study about ‚Security Policy in Austria’

2005

  • Qualitative interviews and analysis for the ARC systems research study about the study „Brain Drain – Brain Gain“

 

Publication
(selected)

  • Studie about Political Leadership in Austria, 2014
  • ‚Vertrauen und Kreativität. Zur Bedeutung von Vertrauen für diversive AkteurInnen in Innovationsnetzwerken’ (Trust and creativity. The meaning of trust between people of diverse backgrounds within innovation networks), Peter Lang Verlag, 2009
  • ‚Medien der Beratung. Ästhetik, Methoden, Praxis’; Article about ‚Science Graffiti’, Ed. Katharina Gsöllpointner, Facultas, 2012
  • On the Way to the Bionic Man: A Novel Approach to MEMS Based on Biological Sensory Systems, www.scientific.net
  • GEMS: A MEMS-Based Way for the Innervation of Materials, www.scientific.net

 

 

Further activities
(selected)