Dr. Renate Buschmann is director of imai – the inter media art institute since 2008. She received a PhD in art history at the Univerity of Cologne and worked on several publications and exhibitions on art of the 20th and 21st century, especially focussing on exhibition history, photography and media arts. She has previously been working at the “Kunsthalle Düsseldorf” and at the art academy of Münster, where she worked as a lecturer.