Semmerling Linnea

Linnea Semmerling is a PhD candidate at Maastricht University, where she is currently finalizing her dissertation Listening on Display: Exhibiting Sounding Artworks 1960s-now. Her research explores the exhibition history of sound in visual arts institutions in Germany and the United States since the 1960s. Semmerling holds a MA in Art Studies from the University of Amsterdam and was Assistant Curator at ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, where she organized exhibitions with, among others, Lynn Hershman Leeson and Ryoji Ikeda. Her curatorial and research interests concern socially engaged artistic practices and the relationships between technologies, institutions and the senses.