Philipp Sattler is a student assistant at the Institute for Contemporary Art. His research interest lies in architecture and urbanism as a transformative art working under the conditions of capitalism, war and the current media society. He does combine his research with working experiences in numerous architecture and engineering offices, in event management and public relations as well as at the Universalmuseum Joanneum. He completed his interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science in Construction Design and Economics at FH JOANNEUM - University of Applied Sciences after studying English and American Studies at the Karl-Franzens University Graz and Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. He is currently completing his studies with a Master of Science in Architecture at Graz University of Technology.