Raineri-Seith lives in Sardinia and southern Switzerland. Honorary member
and former president (2003-2011) of the Swiss Professional Photographers
and Photo Designers Association
SBF, until 2011 he also
was a member of the directive boards of the
Büro für Fotografiegeschichte
and the swiss photo design education www.fotodesign.ch.
Solo and group exhibitions with acquisitions by various public and private
collections. "1. Prize of Photography 1994"
of the Swiss Italian Fine Arts Society STBA.
Since the 1980s he also acts as an experimental electronic music composer
and field recording artist. From 1987 until 1991 he was art director
of the contemporary music series "L'Altro Suono". In the past he also
worked as a professional editor and writer and as an event and exhibition
organiser in the artistic and cultural field. As a freelance journalist
he collaborated with various daily papers and periodicals of Italian
Switzerland and published the books "Il luogo che non c'è"
(Casagrande, 1997) and "Ticino graffiti" (Pedrazzini, 1992).
Since 2011 his work focuses mainly on electronic music productions and
field recording with the projects controlvoltage.org
and askla.ch but on a
irregular basis he's also still active in the photographic field. His
photographic artwork is represented by the galleries ArteF
in Zurich and
Cons Arc in Chiasso,
P.O. Box 404, CH-6601 Locarno / Switzerland
[at] bluewin [dot] ch | Mobile
+41 79 403 16 00
Photograph © Reza Khatir, 2007