Max Schweder is a digitalist, musician, performer and producer.
He works as a creative coder for the KOPRODO Lab in Dortmund, as an artistic-scientific researchearcher at the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (BEL) and as a freelance digital artist.
He releases his solo music as Strange Attractor and together with Tobias Hartmann in the duo CYLVESTER. With CYLVESTER he also realizes larger digital art projects (see e.g. www.allyourbase.art).
Max Schweder is a fellowship alumnus of the Academy for Theater and Digitality Dortmund, the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (BEL) and the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM).
Max Schweder studied jazz saxophone at the ArtEZ Conservatorium in Arnhem (NL) and music production at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln.
In the urban environment, pop-up experiences can have a transformative impact on the wider destination, whilst also creating a vibrant visitor economy addressing sustainability through culture, art and interpretation. In this session, hear from three unique perspectives who have led the pop-up events scene in Cologne and have worked first-hand to transform the urban experience through creativity and innovation.