Adam Somlai-Fischer

Origin: 
hu
Type:
exhibition artist salon participant

Adam Somlai-Fischer (1976 Budapest) is an artist, entrepreneur and architect. He is interested in the cultural qualities of new technologies, and to explore these he has created artistic installations, software products and institutions. A supporter of peer production, Adam collaborates with designers, artists and engineers, where motivations are shared to create projects from conglomerates of thinking cultures.

These projects were shown at the Venice Biennale of Architecture 2004, 2006, 2008, China International New Media Arts Exhibition 2008, NTT ICC Tokyo, ISEA 2004, 2006, Pixelache 2004, 2006, 2008 and at the Ludwig Museum Budapest. Adam is the co-founder of Prezi.com, director of aether architecture, and founder/senior adviser of Kitchen Budapest medialab.

Adam was the 2009 winner of the World Technology Award (WTN, Time inc) in Arts (with Usman Haque), named in the 2009 list of I.D. 50 emerging designers worldwide, and selected as one of 15 top emerging architects within Asia-Europe 2009.