Press Accreditation

The online-accreditation for the 2017 Ars Electronica Festival is already closed. However, you can still request accreditation on site at the Ars Electronica Festival press desk at the POSTCITY. With problems regarding the press accreditation, please contact

Interview Requests

We’ll contact anyone you wish to interview and make an appointment for you. You can conveniently submit interview requests by using the online form provided in the Press area of the Festival website or, beginning September 7, 2017, you can submit them in person at the Press Office in POSTCITY. If you have questions, please contact Katja Nitsche at +43-699-1778-1559 or

Request interview

Press Office

Our Press Office is located in POSTCITY right next to Linz’s main train station (Hauptbahnhof). The address is Bahnhofplatz 11, 4020 Linz. Simply follow the signs from the main concourse of the train station right to POSTCITY.

Our opening hours: Thursday to Sunday, September 7-10 from 10 AM to 7:30 PM; Monday, September 11, from 10 AM to 3 PM. You can contact us in person, by e-mail to by calling +43-699-1778-1305.

Ars Electronica Blog / Social Media

The Ars Electronica Blog provides you with background stories, interviews and photo stories surrounding the Ars Electronica Festival 2017:


Christopher Sonnleitner
Tel. +43/(0)732-7272-38

Robert Bauernhansl
Tel. +43/(0)732-7272-32

Martin Hieslmair (Social Media, Web)