Founder & President
Johannes A. Niederhauser, PhD
Thinker. Philosopher. Renaissance Man.
Photo by Adam Toth
Twitter | London
Max Gottschlich, PhD
Professor of Philosophy
Max' research focuses on Logic and the Philosophy of Nature.
Website | Linz/Vienna
Philosopher & Social Entrepreneur
Tina's research focuses self-determination in medical ethics. She also runs a vintage shop.
Instagram | Augsburg
Leszek Stalewski writes fiction and for artists. His work spirals around biographical and speculative fiction.
Photo by Phillip Kaminiak
Twitter | Berlin
Paul Rentz, PhD
Honorary Member (R.I.P.)
Paul joined the Halkyon Guild and discussion circles in 2020. His good spirit and mindful contributions made him an invaluable member of our endeavours. He will be missed. Rest in Peace, Paul! We shall honour your memory.
Teacher & Indie Thinker
Part-time PhD student. Explaining Labour's Ballistic Missile Defence Policy. Podcaster and all-round good spirit.
Chris is interested in the intellectual history of the West, and studies the connections between moral philosophy and literature.
Podcast | Norwich
Alter ego of our founder. Plays Altcountry and Psychedelic Blues
Spotify | London
Early adopter. Always looking for answers but never entirely satisfied.
Website | London
Founder of Circling
Guy is an artist, poet, philosopher and founder of the Circling Institute
Twitter | San Francisco
Auto Mechanic & Indie Scholar
Mother of Three, Auto Mechanic & Student of Being
Philosopher & Poet
Filip's research examines freedom and logic. He also enjoys weaving new word systems in poetic form.
YouTube | Heidelberg
Disciple of Experience
Tesla Product/Growth Alum | Advisory Board: Human Garage | Past Lives: Wedding Bartender & Funeral Insurance Salesman
jeffloveland.com | Here. Now.
Lew Sterling is a thinker learning from Ancients and Moderns alike. His current project involves the contrast of cybernetic and phenomenological thinking. His study of Heidegger began in 2009, when he took a course on Being and Time. Since then, he earned his degree in Classical Languages and Philosophy, and brings this knowledge of languages to bear heavily on his writing and teaching.
Headmaster of Japanese Thought
Daniel is a student of East Asian Studies residing in Vienna. He has been a member of Halkyon since early 2020. Daniel is headmaster of Japanese Thought at Halkyon. He also runs reading groups for Halkyon.
Vienna | YouTube