Alain Bieber (*1978) studied rhetorics, sociology, literature and political science in Tübingen (Germany) and Paris. He works as an art critic (artnet, ARTE, ART Magazin, Neural etc.), blogger, project manager and curator in Strasbourg. In 2004 he founded REBEL:ART, a platform for art, culture and politics. Past projects were: Pillowfight Klub, OH! video magazine, GuteSeiten, a curated kiosk and magazine club, the International Stickeraward and PARASITES, an illegal exhibition series. He has curated exhibitions in Germany, Austria, Netherlands and Russia, was a jury member at the CYNETArt Festival, DokFest Kassel, Filmwinter Stuttgart, Backup Media Festival, and gave lectures about street art, subversive strategies, fanzines and illegal interventions in Berlin, Leipzig, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Moscow and Eindhoven. The last three years he worked as a journalist for the german ART magazine in Hamburg – today he’s the project manager for ARTE Creative in Strasbourg.