Hans Ulrich Reck has been professor of art history in a
media context since 1995. He studied philosophy, art history,
literature studies and communication. From 1992 to 1995
he held the chair and was professor of communication theory
at the Academy of Applied Art in Vienna, prior to which
he was a lecturer in Basle and Zurich. He has been the producer
and chairman of numerous symposia. He has also published
numerous essays and books, as author, editor and co-editor.