Jon Uriarte 

Director of the Master in Algorithmic and Networked Photography

Jon Uriarte is an independent curator, educator, writer and artist working on the digital and networked transformations of the image. Among other projects he has recently curated Getxophoto International Image Festival in Spain and The Photographers’ Gallery digital programme in the UK, where he continues to cocurate Screen Walks (in collaboration with Marco de Mutiis, digital curator at Fotomuseum Winterthur in Switzerland).

He previously leaded DONE, a programme launched by Foto Colectania looking on the role of photography on the post-digital era. He has contributed to several research and academic publications such as Automated Photography, The Routledge Companion to Photography, Representation and Social Justice or Curating Digital Art. He has exhibited his artworks internationally at different galleries, festivals and art centres. He has experience as course leader at different higher education organisations and regularly lectures at several photography, design and film schools such as Elisava, EFTI or Escac.