Member Profile : Daphne Dragona

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Daphne Dragona is a curator and writer based in Berlin.

Through her work, she engages with artistic practices and methodologies

that challenge contemporary forms of power. Among her topics of

interest have been: the controversies of connectivity, the promises of

the commons, the challenges of artistic subversion, the

instrumentalization of play, the problematics of care and empathy, and

most recently the potential of kin-making technologies in the time of

climate crisis. Her exhibitions have been hosted at Onassis Stegi,

Laboral, Aksioma, EMST (National Museum of Contemporary Art Athens),

Alta Technologia Andina, and Le Lieu Unique. Dragona was the conference

curator of transmediale from 2015 until 2019. Articles of hers have been

published in various books, journals, magazines, and exhibition

catalogs by the likes of Springer, Sternberg Press, and Leonardo

Electronic Almanac. She holds a PhD from the Faculty of Communication

& Media Studies of the University of Athens.

Field Trip - Arts, Science, Tech and Environment Symposium

Sunshine Coast
Aug 08 2020