Fabian Saavedra-Lara is a German-Chilean curator in the context of media art and digital culture. In 2010/11 he worked in the office the founding director of the Dortmunder U. In the framework of the media arts festivals ISEA2010 RUHR, he worked as project manager of the exhibition E-Culture Fair 2010 on behalf of HMKV. In 2012 he was assistant curator at HMKV. In 2013 he curated the interdisciplinary group exhibition Requiem for a Bank and co-curated the New Industries Festival at HMKV. In 2017 he was co-curator of the group exhibition and festival Afro-Tech at HMKV. Since 2013, he has been directing the Office of medienwerk. nrw, a network of organisations working in the realms of media art and digital culture in North Rhine-Westphalia. Since 2016 he has been co-directing the Interkultur Ruhr programme of the Ruhr Regional Association.