Joni Taylor (Australia) is a curator and founder of the NEW LANDSCAPES INSTITUTE. Her work explores the transformation of landscapes and addresses contemporary urban and environmental conditions through research-based projects. She maintains a multidisciplinary practice combining new media, art, architecture and participatory activities. She has curated the exhibitions Groundwork: From the Archives Up (2015), User Generated Architecture: Raumlabor Berlin (2014) & The Third Landscape (2013). Current projects include a research about public architecture at the NSW Government Architect archives and The Long Paddock a collaborative investigation into cultural landscapes of stock routes. Joni has a Masters by Research (Design) focusing on Utopian Architecture and was a founding member of Free Soil.