MENTORS

Discover the network of Digital Earth Fellowship Mentors who research across a variety of mediums, sharing their knowledge around the world.

 
Antonia Alampi   is the artistic co-Director of SAVVY Contemporary in Berlin  >>

Antonia Alampi is the artistic co-Director of SAVVY Contemporary in Berlin >>

 
Diann Bauer     is an artist and writer based in London who is part of the working group, Laboria Cuboniks  >>

Diann Bauer is an artist and writer based in London who is part of the working group, Laboria Cuboniks >>

 
Tegan Bristow   is an interactive media artist and lecturer at the Digital Arts Division of the Wits School of the Arts  >>

Tegan Bristow is an interactive media artist and lecturer at the Digital Arts Division of the Wits School of the Arts >>

 
Dr. Orit Halpern   is a Strategic Hire in Interactive Theory and Design and an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Concordia University  >>

Dr. Orit Halpern is a Strategic Hire in Interactive Theory and Design and an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Concordia University >>

 
Jussi Parikka     is a writer, media theorist and professor in technological culture & aesthetics at Winchester School of Art at the University of Southampton  >>

Jussi Parikka is a writer, media theorist and professor in technological culture & aesthetics at Winchester School of Art at the University of Southampton >>

 
Mohammad Salemy   is an independent NYC/Vancouver-based critic and curator from Iran rine Brown  >>

Mohammad Salemy is an independent NYC/Vancouver-based critic and curator from Iran rine Brown >>

 
Kathryn Weir     directs the exhibitions and programmes of the Centre Pompidou's interdisciplinary cultural development department  >>

Kathryn Weir directs the exhibitions and programmes of the Centre Pompidou's interdisciplinary cultural development department >>

Heba Y. Amin     is a lecturer at Bard College Berlin and doctorate fellow in Art History at Freie Universitaet  >>

Heba Y. Amin is a lecturer at Bard College Berlin and doctorate fellow in Art History at Freie Universitaet >>

 
Nicolay Boyadjiev    is an architect and design strategist based between Montreal and Moscow  >>

Nicolay Boyadjiev is an architect and design strategist based between Montreal and Moscow >>

 
Binna Choi   is director of Casco Art Institute: Working for the Commons in Utrecht, the Netherlands  >>

Binna Choi is director of Casco Art Institute: Working for the Commons in Utrecht, the Netherlands >>

 
Nikita Lin   is a researcher/producer/curator based in Shanghai and also works as translator, editor and writer  >>

Nikita Lin is a researcher/producer/curator based in Shanghai and also works as translator, editor and writer >>

 
Lisa Parks   is   a global media scholar and Director of MIT's Global Media Technologies and Cultures Lab  >>

Lisa Parks is a global media scholar and Director of MIT's Global Media Technologies and Cultures Lab >>

 
Thierno Seydou Sall   is a Senegalese poet whose has published six books of poetry which have been translated into as many as seven languages.  >>

Thierno Seydou Sall is a Senegalese poet whose has published six books of poetry which have been translated into as many as seven languages. >>

 
Misal Adnan Yıldız   is a curator, writer, and educator. Yıldız is the former director of Artspace NZ in Auckland in New Zealand  >>

Misal Adnan Yıldız is a curator, writer, and educator. Yıldız is the former director of Artspace NZ in Auckland in New Zealand >>

Defne Ayas   is the curator-at-large at the VAC Foundation in Moscow as well as Artistic Director of the Gwangju Biennale in South Korea in 2020  >>

Defne Ayas is the curator-at-large at the VAC Foundation in Moscow as well as Artistic Director of the Gwangju Biennale in South Korea in 2020 >>

 
Benjamin Bratton   is Professor of Visual Arts and Director of the Center for Design and Geopolitics at the University of California, San Diego  >>

Benjamin Bratton is Professor of Visual Arts and Director of the Center for Design and Geopolitics at the University of California, San Diego >>

 
Maarten Vanden Eynde   is a Belgian artist living and working between Belgium and France  >>

Maarten Vanden Eynde is a Belgian artist living and working between Belgium and France >>

 
Serubiri Moses     is an independent writer and curator interested in meta-narratives and based in Kampala, Uganda  >>

Serubiri Moses is an independent writer and curator interested in meta-narratives and based in Kampala, Uganda >>

 
Helen Pritchard     is the head of BSc Digital Arts Computing and a lecturer in Computational and Digital Arts  >>

Helen Pritchard is the head of BSc Digital Arts Computing and a lecturer in Computational and Digital Arts >>

 
Dr. Nishant Shah     is the Vice President of Research and Acting Director of Research Development of the Graduate School   at the ArtEZ University of the Arts, The Netherlands  >>

Dr. Nishant Shah is the Vice President of Research and Acting Director of Research Development of the Graduate School at the ArtEZ University of the Arts, The Netherlands >>

 
Mi You   is a Beijing-born curator, researcher, and academic staff at Academy of Media Arts Cologne  >>

Mi You is a Beijing-born curator, researcher, and academic staff at Academy of Media Arts Cologne >>

Stephanie Bailey   is Ocula Editor-in-Chief, a contributing editor to ART PAPERS andLEAP, and the current curator of the Conversations at Art Basel Hong Kong  >>

Stephanie Bailey is Ocula Editor-in-Chief, a contributing editor to ART PAPERS andLEAP, and the current curator of the Conversations at Art Basel Hong Kong >>

 
Jaya Klara Brekke     is a researcher and creative producer currently writing a PhD on the political geography of the blockchain at Durham University  >>

Jaya Klara Brekke is a researcher and creative producer currently writing a PhD on the political geography of the blockchain at Durham University >>

 
Oulimata Gueye   is a Senegalese and French art critic and curator studying the impact of digital technology on urban popular culture in Africa  >>

Oulimata Gueye is a Senegalese and French art critic and curator studying the impact of digital technology on urban popular culture in Africa >>

 
Reza Negarestani   is an Iranian philosopher best known for pioneering the genre of 'theory-fiction'  >>

Reza Negarestani is an Iranian philosopher best known for pioneering the genre of 'theory-fiction' >>

 
Uzma Z. Rizvi   is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Urban Studies at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, and Visiting Researcher in the Department of International Studies at the American University of Sharjah, UAE  >>

Uzma Z. Rizvi is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Urban Studies at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, and Visiting Researcher in the Department of International Studies at the American University of Sharjah, UAE >>

 
Murtaza Vali   is a Visiting Instructor at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, a Lead Tutor of Campus Art Dubai, and a member of Art Jameel’s Curatorial Council  >>

Murtaza Vali is a Visiting Instructor at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, a Lead Tutor of Campus Art Dubai, and a member of Art Jameel’s Curatorial Council >>