linz, austria - main venue

location - Brucknerhaus Linz

The Brucknerhaus is a famous concert hall with unique acoustics in Linz. It is named after the Austrian composer Anton Bruckner and located next to the Danube, at the beginning of the so-called "Cultural Mile". (German only)

network partner - ACOnet

ACOnet is the Austrian National Research and Education Network (NREN) and is operated by the University of Vienna. ACOnet offers its members advanced high-performance network access to the pan-European Research and Education Community (GÉANT) and the public Internet. ACOnet is a resilient fibre optic backbone network infrastructure, connecting more than 200 Austrian organisations such as universities, research facilities, universities of applied sciences, libraries, museums, medical institutions, ministries and local authorities.


  • Hermann Rothe | IT Systems Coordinator | mdw
  • Johannes Wallisch | Systems Engineer | mdw
  • Thomas Lang | Audio Engineer, Livestream | mdw
  • Philipp Treiber | Audio Engineer | PDV Records
  • Volker Werner | Technical Coordinator | PDV Records
  • Josef Hackl | Livestream encoding
  • Jan Derschmidt | Light Engineer
  • Ufuk Serbest | Camera Operator, live + stage
  • Jörg Lehner | IT Technician, Technical Support | Anton Bruckner Private University Linz
  • Klemens Lengauer | Network Engineer, Technical Support | Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • Christoph Zierhut | Network Engineer, Technical Support | Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • Günther Schmittner | Technical Support | Office of the State Government of Upper Austria

net:art | near in the distance 3 was a production of ACOnet, in cooperation with many partners.
The following ACOnet staff and freelancers were involved in this project:

  • Christian Panigl | Head of ACOnet
  • Renate Kreil | Concept, Project Management
  • Mariann Unterluggauer | Project Support
  • Elisabeth Zoppoth | Project Support
  • Romana Cravos | Project Support
  • Christoph Genser | Typo3 Engineer
  • Erwin Rennert | Translations
  • Peter Schober | Photographer
  • ACOnet NOC team | Network Engineering

University of Vienna | Universitätsring 1 | 1010 Vienna