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Kerstin Meincke

Kerstin Meincke is a curator, researcher and lecturer focusing on photography and media arts in transcultural contexts. She teaches at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, where she is a member of the DFG research project “The Anachronic and the Present: Aesthetic perception and artistic concepts of temporality in the Black Atlantic” (since 2016). She is collaborating in the DFG network “Entangled Histories of Art and Migration: Forms, Visibilities, Agents” (since 2018) and has been part of the Research Group “Art Production and Art Theory in the Age of Global Migration” since 2014. Her curatorial projects include: “Global Players” (Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie, Ludwigshafen, 2017) and “Voyage Retour” in Lagos, Nigeria (conceived for Museum Folkwang, Essen, 2013). Furthermore, she curated the Wüstenrot Foundation’s Awards for Documentary Photography and was a curatorial assistant for the German Pavilion in Venice (both 2015).