Florian Goldmann has studied fine arts with a focus on sculpture and media in Edinburgh, Athens and Berlin (UdK), graduating in 2012.

He is one of the founders of the research collective STRATAGRIDS and an honorary surveyor to the City of Athens‘ Marginal Land Survey Register (APOPERICHO).

He is the author of Flexible Signposts to Coded Territories (AKV/2012), an extensive investigation into the usage of graffiti as a latent means of orientation in Athens.

He is currently pursuing his PhD at the DFG research training centre „Visibility and Visualisation – Hybrid Forms of Pictorial Knowledge“ at Potsdam University, investigating the utilization of models as means of representing, communicating, commemorating, as well as predicting catastrophic events.