axel fussi
Since 2005
Works in Vienna Austria

BIO
Sept 2001
Foundation of 'transculture - communication for culture' / arts & management, text & concepts, lectures & seminars

Sept 2000 - Aug 2001
Assistant Manager at ASCI - Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. - Staten Island, NYC.
Responsible for (a.o.): strategic planning, project development (exhibitions & symposion), fundraising, bookkeeping, financial planning, marketing, membership development.

Sept 2000
Lecture at the Bruckner Symposium 2000 Linz / Austria on 'Globalization & Digitalization'

July 2000
Graduation with distinction from the ICCM - International Center for Culture and Management
Degree: Master of Advanced Studies in the Arts and Media Management (MAS).

Nov. 1999 - Mar. 2000
Concept Draft for Online Cultural Database for the City of Linz / Austria

July - September 1999
Assistant of Cynthia Pannucci at ASCI - Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. Staten Island / NYC.

April 1999
Assistant of Kathy Brew, Thundergulch - at the LMCC / Lower Manhattan Cultural Council / NYC.

10/1998 - 2000
Development of the IMPRESARIO project with an international team of six at ICCM. The project was aiming at the implementation of an e-learning platform for education and training in the field of cultural management - a cooperation of ICCM - International Center for Culture and Management with Carnegie Mellon University/Pittsburgh, Columbia College/Chicago and Sibelius Academy, Helsinki.
Contributions and tasks: General project development, submission of proposal for funding to the European Commission and FIPSE, budgeting, marketing etc.

07 - 08/1998
Assistant w/ children's and student's performing & fine arts programs at Abrons Arts Center - Henry Street Settlement - Lower East Side, New York

10/1997 - 2000
Student at ICCM - International Center for Culture and Management
Postgraduate 'European Management Program for the Arts and Media' (EMPAM)'

1/1991 - 1997
Actor, Tourmanager and Technician at the 'Salzburger Kinder- und Jugendtheater' - a theater with a pedagogical concept to attract and educate pupils and students to theatre. Contributions and tasks: Development, planning and organization of four major theater-projects and three clown-projects with a total number of more than 1000 performances.

10/1991 - 1/1997
Studies in Philosophy, Analytical Psychology, Political Science and Sociology at the University of Salzburg.
Thesis-Paper on 'Indian Philosophy and the Consciousness of Modernity' - 1993/94 two articles based on this paper published in tattva viveka

1981 - 1997
In the summertime transhumant herder with cows in the Austrian Alps.

1976 - 1991
Working experience in all fields of organic and bio-dynamic farming including marketing. Paper & video (in cooperation) on 'Agriculture, Nutrition and Health'.

1976 - 1977
Education at LLA Rotholz Agricultural Technical Institution

Languages

Dutch (advanced)
English (proficient)
French (advanced)
German (mother tongue)