About the mikroBIOMIK Society

The mikroBIOMIK Society is an association for the promotion of intrinsic curiosity and participation in science - with a focus on invisible creatures.

We are an interdisciplinary network of scientists, physicians, ecologists, teachers, artists and other curious people exploring various strategies for disseminating knowledge and experience.

Dr. Julian Chollet - Molecular biologist

Dr. Julian Chollet

Molecular biologist

Researching and teaching in the field of micro- and molecular biology with a focus on microbes, fungi and bacteriophages. Experiments with interactive concepts of science communication.

Member of the Hackteria network and founder of mikroBIOMIK

Josephine Blersch - PhD student, teacher, actress

Josephine Blersch

PhD student, teacher, actress

Researching nanotechnology in the context of regenerative medicine. Wants to build a bridge between artistic expressions and science.

Part of the Marie Curie Alumni Association and the science theater "Marionet"

Anja Thomas - Doctor

Anja Thomas


Beliefs that mind and matter interact closely. She is particularly interested in the relationship between intestinal flora and psyche.

Part of the university group "Uni MIND - psychedelic science"

Maya Minder - Artist, cook

Maya Minder

Artist, cook

Researches the importance of microbes for daily life. Her workshops are about cultivating communities and culinary delights. Fermenting and the focus on the own microbiome play a key role in this process.

Founder of ‘Gasthaus: Fermentation and Bacteria’

Mark Klawikowski - Artist, puppeteer, musician

Mark Klawikowski

Artist, puppeteer, musician

Is interested in the connections between art and science. As a cartoonist and illustrator of various books, he creates fascinating new worlds and thus enables creative, playful learning – soon also on this website.

Founder of the participatory theater "Spontanello"

Dr. Rolf Mahnke - Experience Designer

Dr. Rolf Mahnke

Experience Designer

Concentrates on the design of digital formats and physical spaces for creative work, learning and innovation. Develops concepts for the participatory design of scientific events.

Founder of ‚Projekt Draussen‘

Scientific and artistic advice

  • Prof. Dr. Nils Johnsson Genetics & Cell Biology
  • Dr. Thomas Gronemeyer Molecular Biology
  • Prof. Dr. Paul Walter Electron Microscopy
  • Dr. Gabriele Riedner Public Health
  • Prof. Ursula Damm Media Art & Design
  • Yashas Shetty Art & Science
  • Karl Phillipp Engelland Cultural Education
  • Dr. Marc Dusseiller Workshopology
  • Urs Gaudenz DIY-Electronics
  • Mona Schreiber Scientific Illustration
  • Media Lab Bayern Science Journalism

Design and Media

  • Moritz Chollet Concept, Design & Realisation
  • Fabian Pranter Videography & Branding
  • Mark Klawikowski Illustration
  • Gregor Quade Animation
  • Christoph Hohmann Graphics

Cooperation partners