Glenn Alteen is a Vancouver-based curator and writer as well as co-founder and Director of grunt gallery. He has worked extensively with performance art and was co-founder of the LIVE Performance Biennale. His writing on performance has been published in several books and catalogues. He was also the producer of Brunt magazine. Alteen has been a critical organizer in a number of significant conferences, he has also produced a series of websites focusing on current cultural production including, most recently, grunt’s Activating the Archive project.