J rg Heiser (b.1968) is a writer, editor, and curator who lives in Berlin. J rg Heiser (b.1968) is a writer, editor, and curator who lives in Berlin. Boris Groys is an art critic, media theorist, and philosopher. He is Global Distinguished Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies at New York University and Professor of Philosophy at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. He is the author of Art Power, History Becomes Form- Moscow Conceptualism (both published by the MIT Press), and other books. Wladimir Velminski is a Head of the Project History and Theory of Media Regimes in Eastern Europe in the Department of Media Studies at the Bauhaus University Weimar. Previously, Velminski worked at Humboldt-Universit t zu Berlin, at the Universit t Z rich, and at ETH Z rich.