Daphne Dragona -member of our selection committee for the Visual Arts- presented her work and talked about the different ways of evaluating proposals when applying for festivals, exhibitions, awards and other arts programs.
Daphne Dragona is a Berlin based theorist and curator. She is the conference curator of Transmediale festival since 2015. Articles of hers have been published in various books, journals, magazines and exhibition catalogs. She has worked with different institutions for exhibitions, conferences, workshops and other events. Among her curated or co-curated projects are: Tomorrows, Urban Fictions for Possible Futures (Onassis Cultural Center, 2017), “...” An archaeology of silence in the digital age (Aksioma, 2017), Co-Curricular Program (transmediale, 2016), Capture all (transmediale, 2015), New Babylon Revisited (Goethe Institut Athen, 2014), Home/s (Goethe Institut Athen & Benaki Museum, 2013), Afresh (ΕΜSΤ, 2013), Mapping the Commons - Athens (EMST, 2010), Homo Ludens Ludens (Laboral, 2008). She holds a PhD from the Faculty of Communication & Media Studies of the University of Athens.