Michael P. Aust (Dipl.-Kfm.) is managing director and producer at TelevisorTroika GmbH, a Cologne based company for film production, events and public relations in arts, that Michael founded in 1993. Since 10 years he heads Germany’s leading film and media music festival SoundTrack_Cologne. He curates exhibitions mainly in the field of media art, among them the highly successful The Art of Pop Video. He has producer credits on 16 feature films and documentaries (e.g. "101 Reykjavik", "Jade Warrior", "Stumbling Block", "Low Lights", "Parallax Sound") with a strong interest in films on music and art topics.
1992 Curator DuKunst Media Art Festival. 1994 Curator Klangvisionen exhibition. Since 2004 director SoundTrack_Cologne. Since 2007 director StadtKlangNetz Conference. Curator The Art of Pop Video - exhibition at MAKK Köln 2011, Odessa Art Center 2012, Liverpool FACT 2013. 2012 Organiser Next Level Conference on video games.