Julia Draganović is the director of Kunsthalle Osnabrueck, in Germany, and a curator for contemporary art whose interest is focused on new artistic strategies. She has curated shows in Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, the USA, and Taiwan, including the curatorial projects of Bologna Art First 2010 – 2012 and at Art Miami 2009 – 2015. As a founding member of the curatorial collective LaRete Art Projects, she was in charge of the International Award for Participatory Art launched by the Legislative Assembly of the Italian Region Emilia-Romagna. In addition to serving as a board member for No Longer Empty, Draganović is a member of the committees of the Outdoor Gallery in Gdansk (Poland) and was a member of the Scientific Committee of Mudam, Luxembourg from 2010 to 2015. Past institutional positions include Artistic Director of the Chelsea Art Museum New York (2005-2006) and PAN Palazzo delle Arti Napoli (2007-2009). Since 2014 Draganović is President of IKT (International Association of Curators of Contemporary Art). Her essays have been published in numerous catalogues and art books as well as in the Kunstzeitung, Arte, Arte e Critica, and Flash Art.