Thorsten Schilling

Head of Multimedia Department | Federal Agency for Civic Education

Thorsten Schilling

Head of Multimedia Department | Federal Agency for Civic Education

Biography

Thorsten Schilling studied Philosophy and Marxism in Leipzig. After his studies he worked as freelancer in East Berlin and was press speaker for the magistrate of Berlin (East) as well as for the Senator of Youth and Family Berlin. From 1995 he was project manager for the gallery Eigen+Art, Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art and organized 1997 with G. Lovink and P. Schultz the hybrid workspace – a temporary media lab at documenta X Kassel. He is founding member and was chair of mikro e.V., an association to promote media culture in Berlin. Thorsten was director corporate communications of the company Subotnic. Since October 2000 Thorsten Schilling is head of the multimedia department of the Federal Agency for Civic Education, hereby Editor in Chief of fluter, bpb.de and Eurotopics.net

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