BIO

Magnus is a Phd candidate in sociology of law at Lund University and University of Macerata writing on the relation between digital and urban space. He also holds a position as design researcher at the Interactive Institute. Outside of research he is active in the hackerspace movement and the art collective Fatlab as well as having been a co-founder of Piratbyrån (2003-2009) and The Julia Group (2009-). Currently he resides in Gothenburg, Sweden.

THESIS

Magnus thesis is on the role of software in the regulation of urban space. It is an attempt to think digital technologies as material and spatial phenomena in order to better grasp the agency and normativity of emerging technologies that mediate between code and urban environments.

DEGREES

Lund University — Master of Social Science. Major: Sociology, 2011

Malmö University — Bachelor of Arts. Major: Culture Studies, 2007

RESEARCH

Publications

Research projects

Phd. courses

OTHER

Selected teaching, presentations and lectures

Art exhibitions, festivals and awards

Piratbyrån

(co-founder and co-discontinuator)

FATLAB

(Fellow of FATLAB since 2011)

Other