Galit Eilat is an independent researcher, curator and writer based in Amsterdam. Her current research brings together artists and experts from different geographies and knowledge disciplines looking at the relations between the essence of sovereignty and the boundaries of the political act. Eilat is the founding director of The Israeli Center for Digital Art (2001 – 2010). Eilat has been a leading member of curatorial teams involved in large-scale events, such as the São Paulo Bienal of 2014, the Polish Pavilion of the Venice Biennale of 2011, and the October Salon 2011. In addition, she was a guest curator in several contemporary and modern art museums. Eilat is the current recipient of the Keith Haring Fellow in Art and Activism at Bard College, 2017-2018.