Eva Fischer is an independent curator, cultural manager and lecturer in the field of experimental media, immersive art and XR. In 2021 she initiated the media art festival CIVA - Contemporary Immersive Virtual Art and serves as its artistic director. In 2020, she co-founded the virtual exhibition platform Area for Virtual Art with Holger Simon. In 2007, she initiated sound:frame, which became known as the Viennese Festival for Audiovisual Art and has been a strong platform for immersive art and technology since 2016. Since 2011 she has been teaching at various colleges and universities as a lecturer in the field of experimental media. From 2016 through 2019 she directed the production of Diagonale in Graz, 2018 through 2020 she was active as co-organizer of XR Vienna.