Julianne Pierce has a background as a new media curator, artist and producer. Julianne is a founding member of the influential artists group VNS Matrix, who exhibited widely in Australia and internationally from 1991-1997. She was Executive Producer with UK artist Blast Theory from 2007 to 2012, and was Visual Arts Manager and Curator of Artists’ Week at the Adelaide Festival of the Arts from 2005 to 2007. She was also the Director of the Australian Network for Art and Technology between 2000 and 2005.
Julianne has recently finished a ten year term as Chair of the Board of the International Symposium on Electronic Art Foundation (ISEA), and is currently Executive Director of Australian Dance Theatre (ADT), one of the world’s leading contemporary dance companies working with performance and technology. ADT has collaborated with leading digital artists including Gina Czarnecki and Louis Philippe Demers.