Marina Otero Verzier is a Rotterdam-based architect. She is Director of Research at Het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam, and curator of the Dutch Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale. With the After Belonging Agency, Marina was Chief Curator of the 2016 Oslo Architecture Triennale. Previously, she was Director of Global Network Programming at Studio-X - Columbia University in New York. She completed her PhD in 2016 and currently teaches at RCA in London.