Uli Marchsteiner

Uli Marchsteiner


Professor at EINA since 1998. Received his Bachelor’s from the University of Art and Design Linz, Austria. PhD in Philosophy, 2014. Marchsteiner has organized numerous conferences, classes and workshops in Barcelona and in universities such as the University of Fine Arts Munich, Bauhaus University Weimar, University of Cologne and University of Applied Arts Vienna.

Professional experience and research

He works at his own studio, umd/c as a product designer and exhibition curator, creating both museum and commercial spaces.

From 2006 to 2009 he was president of the ADI-FAD (Association of Industrial Design) in Barcelona.

His webpage shows a wide variety of his work as both designer and curator.

Among his most recent publications are:

  • Erlauf erinnert – Contemporary History, Commemorative Culture and Public, Co-Editor: Uli Marchsteiner, Erlauf, Baixa Áustria, 2015.
  • The Cuckoo Syndrome, Editor: Uli Marchsteiner, (with the participation of Martí Guixé, Mischer'Traxler, Curro Claret, Andreas Strauss, Santiago Cirugeda, Pieke Bergmans; Vienna Designweek ,Vienna 2012.
  • La Utilitat del buit [The Utility of Empty Spaces], Editor: Uli Marchsteiner, with texts by Gillo Dorfles, Albert Ribas, Anthony Vidler, Daniel Giralt-Miracle, Rachel Delphia, Gerd Siekmann, Isabel Campi; Barcelona 2008.

All of his publications are available in the EINA library.