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Annet Dekker

Annet Dekker (NL) is an independent researcher and curator. She is currently Assistant Professor of Media Studies: Archival Science at the University of Amsterdam and Visiting Lecturer at the London South Bank University.

Previously, Annet worked as Researcher Digital Preservation at Tate, London, core tutor at Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam (Master Media Design and Communication, Networked Media and Lens-Based Media). She was also Programme Manager at Virtueel Platform, Webcurator at SKOR, and Head of Exhibitions, Education and Artists-in-residence at the Netherlands Media Art Institute. In 2017 she published Lost and Living (in) Archives. Collectively Shaping New Memories with Valiz Publishers.

At Framer Framed, Annet Dekker is curator of the exhibition As If: The Media Artist as Trickster (2017), along with David Garcia.


Exhibition: As If – The Media Artist as Trickster

On politically inspired media art that uses deception in all its forms. Curated by Annet Dekker and David Garcia i.c.w. Ian Alan Paul


Finissage: Collectively (Re)shaping the Archive
Finissage of exhibition House of Wisdom, in collaboration with Casco and 7 Hills Foundation.
Symposium: Vox Populi and The Syrian Archive
Public debate on the relationship between digital archiving practices and activism.