Thorsten Bauer

Founder and Creative Director, URBANSCREEN GmbH

Thorsten Bauer is co-founder and creative director of URBANSCREEN GmbH & Co.KG. With a network of artists, architects and set designers, URBANSCREEN develops media concepts to stage public spaces and to produce international convincing artistic approaches. URBANSCREEN has won international awards like the “Silver Design Lion, Cannes 2010” or the “German Lighting Design Award 2011.” Mr. Bauer was born 1975 in Elmshorn, Germany. He studied Musicology and Sociology in Hamburg from 1995-2000. From 1998 until 2006 he worked as a freelance media artist and musician. From 2004 until 2008 he worked on the artistic direction of “Medienwand im Steintor,” an open-space video art portal. During the years of 2006-2007 he worked on urban mediatisation at Hochschule für Künste Bremen. Since 2008, Mr. Bauer has served as the Executive Partner and Creative Director of URBENSCREEN Gmbh Co Kg.