Dr Giulia Damiani is a writer, researcher and teacher based in Amsterdam working with performance. She has been awarded the AFK funding from the city of Amsterdam to concentrate on her performance work in 2023 and 2024. In 2022 she contributed performances in institutions such as the HKW Berlin and Centrale Fies in Italy. She was a fellow and collaborator for the Ritual and Display edition at If I Can't Dance, I Don’t Want to Be Part of Your Revolution, Amsterdam (2019–22), and in 2020 she curated From the Volcano to the Sea: The Feminist Group Le Nemesiache in 1970s-1980s Naples at Rongwrong, Amsterdam (Artforum; Metropolis; De Witte Raaf). In 2022 she curated the same show Part II at Chelsea Space in London (Art Monthly, interview for Dazed). In 2022 she received her practice-based PhD in the Art Department at Goldsmiths, University of London (AHRC scholarship).