Cristina Cochior

Cristina Cochior is a researcher, designer, and code practitioner. She is a member of the everyday technology collective Varia, as well as a tutor in the Hacking Department of the Willem de Kooning Academie, Rotterdam and in the Experimental Publishing Department of the Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam.

Recent project constellations she’s been part of include Vernacular Language Toolkit (VLTK), Digital Solidarity Networks, Bots as Digital Infrapunctures and Cell for Digital Discomfort. Her work revolves around situated software, the role of technology in community self-governance, and digital knowledge organisation and transmission; together with other members of Varia, she works on collective, non-extractive digital infrastructures.