My name is Johannes and I create interactive spaces.
I used to draw comics and write a blog about philosophy of aesthetics.
Now I program and make electronic music.
Frappant is an art gallery and off-space of which I am part of.
I am a volunteer inspirer at Hacker Schools, an alternative education program.
The XYZ*-Projekt is an event format with access to knowledge and excess to music as it’s main goal. It was founded as an outlet of ABC*-Festival in 2019.
I started freelance work as a webdeveloper in 2017.
I went to study Human Computer Interaction at the Universität Hamburg in 2018, but dropped out after the first semester. I started working as a permanently employed software developer in 2019.
During the pandemic of 2020 I started playing electric guitar. Which led to pedals. Which led to building pedals. Which led to synthesizers. Which led to building synthesizers.
I work with free and open source tools only (GIMP, Inkscape, Godot, Typora, Scribus, Atom, LibreOffice suite and KeePassX) on a Linux laptop. All websites and web-based projects are static websites, mostly build with HUGO and hosted either with Netlify or Surge.
I have build projects with Raspberry Pi, Arduino and Micro:bit.
I know how to work with Laravel, Wordpress, Netlify CMS, and Shopify. I have experience working with Git, Shell, Docker, SCSS, jQuery, Node JS and React.