Manuel Schmalstieg operates on the borderline between video, performance and software art.
After experimentation in the fields of graphic novel, animation film and audio production, he turns at the end of the nineties towards realtime video. His performances and installations have been showcased at Neue Kunst Halle St-Gallen, Plug.In (Basel), iMAL (Brussels), the National Museum of Skopje and the Bucharest Biennale.
From 2004 to 2007, he works as teaching assistant at the university of arts Geneva (ESBA), where he takes part in establishing the new media facility pôle art/media.
Since September 2008, he holds the position of editorial director for Greyscale Press.