Soenke Zehle is lecturer in Media Theory at the Academy of Fine Arts Saar. He co-initiated and currently works as Managing Director of the academy's xm:lab - Experimental Media Lab. His work at xm:lab frames (institutionally and conceptually) his research activities. He frequently co-develops projects with his colleagues from Communication Design, Fine Arts, Media Art and Design, Media Informatics and Product Design with a particular focus on practice-based and transcultural approaches.