Sandra Fauconnier (B/NL)

Sandra Fauconnier is an art historian (MA, Ghent University, 1997) with a background in architecture and a solid interest in information architecture and the social and political aspects of networked media technology.
She has worked as a content and interface designer for Ghent University's teacher training department (1997-2000). At this moment, she is part-time media archivist at V2_, Institute for the Unstable Media in Rotterdam (NL), where she co-develops a metadata model for the description of electronic art and did research on the preservation of electronic art, on copyright issues, archival interoperability and Semantic Web technologies. She is also a researcher at the Jan van Eyck Academie Maastricht (NL), Design department, with a project about online participatory media. Additionally, she is a freelance tutor, researcher and advisor.