Monika Fleischmann

is a German research artist, digital media scientist and a curator of new media art. Born in Karlsruhe (1950), grown up in Donaueschingen, lives in Berlin (DE) and Gargnano (IT). Studied art education, theatre studies, philosophy, computer graphics, fashion design in Zurich and Berlin.

Her multidisciplinary background made her an expert in the world of digital media, new media art and digital media studies. Her work - realized in partnership with architect Wolfgang Strauss - is ranging from art to architecture and interior design, with poetic + social designs that intuitively interact with people, environment + landscape. Their interactive installations and knowledge discovery tools are hosted at or part of the ZKM | Center for Art & Media collection, Karlsruhe.