Annette Matthias studied landscape planning at Technische Universität Berlin. Her thesis and in-depth research treated the subject "space and corporality."
In 2008/09, Matthias was research associate at TU Berlin, Institut für Landschaftsarchitektur und Umweltplanung, specialist area: landscape architecture and open space planning. In 2009, she lectured in the landscape planning program at TU Berlin. She has been a member of the research group "Auditory Architecture" at Universität der Künste Berlin since 2009.
Further areas of interest: anthropological aspects of building; gender related questions of spatial structuring; participatory approaches to spatial design; art research.
Julia Schröder studied musicology and audio-communication at Technische Universität Berlin, and music education at Universität der Künste Berlin. Her doctoral thesis is entitled: "Die Cage & Cunningham Collaboration. In- und Interdependenz von Musik und Tanz" (publication planned for the fall of 2010).
For the section Auditory Perspectives, Julia Schröder is the editor in charge of "music and sound art.