Claus Gunti is an art historian, lecturer at the University of Art and Design Lausanne (ECAL) and coordinator at the Centre de la photographie Genève. His research primarily focusses on the intersection of art and technology, new forms of photographic practices, recent developments in imaging technologies (drones, CGI, VR or GAN imagery) and digital culture. His recent writing includes texts on Julian Charrière, Maya Rochat and contaminations between "reality" and digital spaces. Both his books Digital Image Systems. Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School and Introduction à l’étude des cultures numériques, a reader on digital culture co-edited with Raphaël Baroni, came out in 2020. In 2021, he co-published the book Automated Photography with Milo Keller and Florian Amoser, outcome of the eponymous research project at ECAL