Johannes Grenzfurthner

**Johannes Grenzfurthner** is an artist and a filmmaker, writer, performer, and researcher. _Boing Boing_ referred to him as "leitnerd," a wordplay that ironically hints at his role in nerd, hacker, and art culture. He's the founder and artistic director of monochrom, an art and theory group that acts internationally, and the editor-in-chief of the art/tech/activism magazine _The Free Lunch._ After directing feature length documentaries _Traceroute_ (2016) and _Glossary of Broken Dreams_ (2018), Johannes continues working on feature film projects such as _Masking Threshold_ and _Je Suis Auto._ He's head of the Arse Elektronika sex and tech festival and the Hedonistika food-tech festival, and he's the host of Roboexotica, the festival for cocktail robotics.