Verena Kuni (Dr. phil., M.A.) is scholar in art theory & history, cultural and media studies and professor for visual culture at Goethe University Frankfurt (Main). Since 1996 she has been researching and teaching at universities and art academies in Germany and beyond, including numerous teaching assignments, guest lecture- and professorships, as well as lectures, talks, workshops and panels at international conferences and other events. Her research and projects are dedicated a. o. to transfers between material and media cultures; media of imagination; technologies, aesthetics and politics of transformation; (in)visibilia; DIY cultures; information and knowledge design; toys and/as tools; urban biotopes; alternate realities; (trans)formations of time. Her curatorial work is focussed on interdisciplinary projects and formats at the intersection of theory and practice.