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Berlin University of the Arts, EINA / Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Ghent
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Alex Arteaga’s research integrates aesthetic and philosophical practices relating to aesthetics, the emergence of sense, meaning and knowledge, and the relationships between aurality, architecture and the environment through phenomenological and enactivist approaches. He studied composition, music theory, piano, electroacoustic music, and architecture in Berlin and Barcelona and received a PhD in philosophy from the Humboldt University for his dissertation Sensuous Framing: Fundamentals of a Strategy to Realize Conditions of Perception. From 2008 to 2012 he was a post-doctoral researcher at the Collegium for the Advanced Study of Picture Act and Embodiment at the Humboldt University and visiting professor at the MA Choreography at the Inter- University Centre for Dance Berlin. In 2012 he led the research team at the Berlin University of the Arts in the project Visual and Auditory Perceptual Apparatus for the Evaluation of City Development in Agglomerations in cooperation with the Zurich University of the Arts. From 2013 to 2016 he developed the research project Architecture of Embodiment at the Berlin University of the Arts as an Einstein Junior Fellow. He currently heads the Auditory Architecture Research Unit and lectures in the MA Sound Studies and Sonic Arts (Berlin University of the Arts), is professor for contemporary philosophy and artistic research at the Research Master in Art and Design (EINA / Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona), senior researcher at Royal Academy of Fine Arts (Ghent) and member of the editorial board of the Journal for Artistic Research