Michel van Dartel (NL) is curator at V2_Institute for the Unstable Media and the Dutch Electronic Art Festival. Currently he also is guest curator at art center TENT, MU gallery and the Energize festival, and teaches at Luca Brussels University College and Hanze University of Applied Science. Besides curating and teaching, Michel is associate editor of the Journal for Artistic Research and works as advisor to a.o. the Mondriaan Foundation, Creative Industries Fund NL, and the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts. Michel holds an MSc in Cognitive Psychology and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence.