Born in Graz, lives and works in Vienna. Musician, filmmaker, programmer, composer, video artist.
Solo appearances under various pseudonyms, e.g., dieb13, dieb14, takeshi fumimoto.
Member of different musical formations and conscientious copyright objector.
Camera, music and directing for short films. Regular releases as a filmmaker, including the long-term diary video project Schnitzel (since 2001) and several collaborations with Billy Roisz.
As a musician, Dieter played hundreds of shows across four continents both as a soloist and with orchestras, as part of large and small ensembles as well as duets. He had more than 60 musical releases with about 25 labels.
Since the late 80s, Dieter has been continuously turning cassette players, vinyl, CDs, and hard disks into instruments. He has created scores for theatre, opera, and video productions as well as installations and exhibitions.
He is also the operator of the internet platform klingt.org and has organised and curated the REHEAT festival (2007–2015) and the klingt.org festival as well as the monthly concert series Der blöde dritte Mittwoch (2012–2020).
Für den Inhalt verantwortlich:
camp Nu – Verein zur Förderung von Theater-, Kunst- und Performanceprojekten