Marenka Krasomil is a social scientist and curator based in Berlin. She is the director of the art festival "Whenever the Heart Skips a Beat", the founder of the online residency x-temporary.org and working as curator for Neuer Berliner Kunstverein and as the coordinator of "The Silent University Hamburg". During her studies at the Royal College of Art in London and at the Städelschule Frankfurt am Main she specialising in contemporary art curating. With her current curatorial practice Marenka Krasomil is focussing on experimental, cross-disciplinary and collaborative strategies. Her curatorial projects include exhibitions with artists a.o., Ayami Awazuhara, Calori & Maillard, Raqs Media Collective, Sara Løve Daðadóttir, Nuray Demir, Natascha Sadr Haghighian, Lina Hermsdorf, Balz Isler & Justin F. Kennedy, Katharina Ludwig, Katharina Marszewski, Kristina Paustian, pcnc_bay, Ayumi Rahn, Tabita Rezaire, Shirin Sabahi, Maya Schweizer, Hanae Utamura, Shira Wachsmann, Miriam Yammad. Her publications and editorial works include text contributions to catalogues for Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Gallery Conradi, INDEX, Kunsthaus Hamburg and magazines such as all-over | Magazin für Kunst und Ästhetik and Die Nadel – Kulturwissenschaftliche Zeitschrift für Kunst und Medien. Marenka Krasomil took part in ART MATTERS | practices and agency in contemporary arts in post-migrant societies, a workshop by Robert-Bosch foundation; Curatorial roundtrip including studio visits organised by Goethe Institute Bratislava and the International Curatorial Workshop, Vessel, Italy.