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Annet Dekker

Annet Dekker is an independent researcher and curator. She is currently Assistant Professor of Media Studies: Archival Science at the University of Amsterdam and a Visiting Lecturer at the London South Bank University. Annet Dekker curated the exhibition As If: The Media Artist as Trickster (2017) at Framer Framed, along with David Garcia.

Previously, Dekker worked as Researcher Digital Preservation at Tate, London, and as a core tutor at Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam for the 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 Artist-in-residence at the Netherlands Media Art Institute. In 2017 she published her book Lost and Living (in) Archives. Collectively Shaping New Memories at Valiz Publishers.


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.