Marc Ries is a media theorist with a professorship at the Offenbach University of Art and Design. He obtained his doctorate from the University of Vienna in 1995 with a dissertation on the relationship between images and bodies. His research centers on studies of photography, cinema, and new media, as well as architecture and art. In 2009, he cocurated the exhibition talk.talk: The Interview as Aesthetic Practice, which was shown in Leipzig, Graz, and Salzburg. His most recent publication is The Moving Image of Desire, in Marc Ries and Bernd Kracke (eds), On Desire (2018).
As of September 2021