Julian is a curator, researcher and writer based in Amsterdam.

Programmer at International Film Festival Rotterdam
Member of selection committee at Locarno Film Festival
Lecturer at Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS)

RECENT/upcoming

Programming/Curatorial
Locarno Film Festival (7-17 August)
International Film Festival Rotterdam (22 January - 2 February 2020)
Animistic Apparatus at Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival (19-22 September)
Animistic Apparatus: Landscape of Spirits at Rijksakaedemie, Amsterdam (26 September)

Publications
'Rebellion of the Body: Hijikata Tatsumi, Performance Documentation and Japanese Experimental Film' in Federico Windhausen (ed.), A Companion to Experimental Film [book chapter; writer]
’America, America, America: Japanese artists in the United States in the Sixties and Seventies’ in Shanay Jhaveri (ed.), America: Films from Elsewhere [book chapter; writer]
’Interview with Lukas Marxt’ in Lukas Marxt: From Light to Cold (VfmK) [exhibition catalogue; interviewer]

Teaching
MA Curating Film and Video at Leiden University
BA Avant-Garde Film and Expanded Cinema at Leiden University
BA Transmedia Storytelling at Leiden University

Other
Future Leaders 2019 - programming and curating by Screen International
Berwick New Cinema Award jury a Berwick Film & Media Art Festival (19-22 September)
HBF selection committee Autumn 2019
Advisory board for Palgrave Macmillan’s Experimental Film and Artists' Moving Image book series
In conversation with Naomi Kawase at Regent Street Cinema and Curzon Soho for Open City Documentary Festival (8-9 September)