Joseph Popper, BA MA PhD

(post doc)



Joseph Popper is a post-doctoral researcher for the ERC Starting Grant project “FutureSpace” at the University of Vienna. He holds a PhD from the Basel Academy of Art and Design FHNW and the University of Art and Design in Linz. His research primarily focuses on the production and narration of outer space, visions of outer space futures, and the relations of outer space practices with Earthbound conditions. His writing has featured in academic journals and design publications, and he has presented his research at conferences for science technology studies as well as space industry congresses. Joseph is also an artist and designer and holds an MA in Design Interactions from the Royal College of Art. His works are exhibited internationally, including at La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, La Panacée Centre in Montpellier, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead and the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein.