Helsinki-based art historian and curator Kati Kivinen has been working as curator for temporary exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA in Helsinki since 2003. Before this she was working as coordinator for the Finnish Fund for Art Exchange FRAME. In July 2010 Kivinen was appointed Artistic Director of AV-arkki, the Distribution Centre for Finnish Media Art. She received her MA at the University of Helsinki in 2000 and her work as a freelance curator started in 1999. Her freelance projects include the touring exhibition ‘Don't Worry - Be Curious!’ The 4th Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art (together with Dorothee Bienert and Enrico Lunghi, 2007-2008), and ‘Touching from a Distance’ at the Crawford Municipal Art Gallery in Cork, Ireland, 2002. She has been a member of the IKT - International Association of Curators of Contemporary Art since 2006.