About Me.

My “.. Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World”
– Elaine Scarry

Emanuel Gollob


Emanuel Gollob, *1991 in Austria

since 2017 | running my own artistic research studio in the intersection of human-AI interaction, neuroscience & robotic

2017-2019 | Master of Design Investigations at the University of Applied Arts Vienna, mentored by Anab Jain

2016-2017 | research assistant at the “Robotic Woodcraft” research programme at the University of Applied Arts Vienna

2012-2017 | Bachelor of Industrial Design at the University of Applied Arts Vienna, mentored by Paolo Piva

2016 | La Biennale Summerschool, organised by Architectural Biennial Venice, V&A London and University of Applied Arts Vienna

2014-2015 | Man & Activity at the Designacademy Eindhoven (NL)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 | New Technology Art Award 2019, finalist exhibition Gent (BE)

2019 | Ars Electronica Festival, Linz (AT)

2018 | Ars Electronica exhibition “Error – the art of imperfection” in Berlin (GER).

2018 | Vienna Design Week AR & VR, Vienna (AT)

2017 | ARS Electronica Festival, Linz (AT)

2017 | Austrian EXPO Pavilion, Astana (KZ)

2014 | Vienna Wind Crochet Machine exhibited at the Museum of Vienna and the Viennese Artist House (AT)

2014 | Craft LAB exhibited 3 months interactive at the Biennial of Design in Ljubljana, (SLO)


Solo Exhibitions

2019 | Kunstfabrik Gross-Siegharts (AT),  Nichts Tun, Luftmaschen und Baumeln lassen


Art Collections

2019 | Vaste, Liedts-Meesen Foundation, Gent (BE)


Grants and Prizes

2019 | Scholarship Start stipendium, BKA Austria

2018 | Creative Project Funding, Vienna Business Agency

2015 | Scholarship Fred Adlmüller-Stipendium


Talks & Workshops

2019 | LASER (Leonardo Art&Science Evening Rendevouz) Talk, Medical University of Vienna (AT),

2019 | Deep Learning Meetup, Vienna (AT), presentation Using EEG and GAN to train robotic movements

2018 | Vienna Design Week Talk (AT)

2018 | subNet Talk, Center of Human-Computer Interaction Salzburg (AT)

2017 | Robotic Post-Fabrication Workshop at Yaşar University of Izmir, (TR)

2016 | Panel discussion and presentation of „A Wiener, halal!“ at the MAK – Museum for applied Art Vienna (AT)