Peter Sunde Kolmisoppi Hacker/Artist
Peter Sunde Kolmisoppi, 38, a Helsinki/Copenhagen-based Scandinavian hacker/artist, is working with projects that have the potential to change the society and particularly deals with questions of intellectual property rights.
Sunde is best known for co-founding the controversial The Pirate Bay, a Scandinavian file sharing system that bills itself as “The world’s most resilient bittorrent site”. Besides this involvement, Sunde founded Flattr, an awardwinning micro payment system.
He’s currently artist in residence at the swedish art collective Konsthack and also recording a tv-series about activism.