NERO is an international publishing house devoted to art, criticism and contemporary culture. Founded in Rome in 2004, it publishes artists’ books, catalogs, editions and essays.
NERO explores present and future imaginaries beyond any field of specialization, format or code – as visual arts, music, philosophy, politics, aesthetics or fictional narrations – extensively investigating unconventional perspectives and provocative outlooks to decipher the essence of this ever changing reality.
is a professor teaching Digital Culture at the Zürich University of the Arts. His work focuses on the intersection of cultural, political, technological and ecological dynamics, especially new modes of commons-based production, copyright, datafication, surveillance, and transformation of subjectivity and nature. He also works as a cultural producer: he’s a moderator of the mailing list , a crucial nexus of critical net culture, and a member of the World Information Institute and the Technopolitics Working Group, both based in Vienna. He is the author/editor of numerous books, including Kultur der Digitalität/Digital Condition (Suhrkamp, 2016/Polity Press, 2018), Aesthetics of the Commons (Diaphanes, 2021) and Digital Unconscious (Autonomedia, 2021).