Sarah Cook

Sarah Cook is a curator and writer based in Newcastle upon Tyne and author, with Beryl Graham, of Rethinking Curating: Art After New Media. She is currently a Reader at the University of Sunderland, UK where she co-founded and co-edits CRUMB, the online resource for curators of media art and teaches the MA Curating Course. In 2011 Sarah Cook will co-chair Rewire, the Fourth International Conference on the Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology.

Sarah Cook has a long-standing association with the Canada’s Banff Centre for the Arts where she has worked as a guest curator and researcher at the Walter Philips Gallery, the International Curatorial Institute and the New Media Institute. After completing her Ph.D. from 2000 to 2005, Sarah Cook was Adjunct Curator of New Media at BALTIC. In 2008 she was the inaugural Curatorial Fellow at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center in New York.