Art historian, writer and curator, I am currently director of exhibitions and collections at the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum in Geneva.
My Alma Mater is Goldsmiths, University of London, and I am editor for the Italian pages of Kunstbulletin, to which I regularly contribute.
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Current academic and curatorial research
- Art criticism on online platforms, online art hacktivism, interactions within offline spaces and online spaces, socially engaged cultural production and curation in the post-digital age
- Memory, disappearance and traces, concept of time, notions of storytelling
- Power structures and relations through visual infrastructures (in advertising and press)
Conferences / Talks
"What if? Reflections on the Saudi contemporary art scene"
Talk: Curating Art in Challenging Times
Photographers' Gallery, London
Conversation with Jordi Ruiz Cirera, winner Prix FOCALE 2022
Prix AICA France pour la critique d'art - Lauréate du Prix spécial du Jury
Institut National de l'Histoire de l'Art, Paris
Conversation N.1 - with Nina Haab, Emmanuelle Antille, Isaline Vuille, Laura Thiong-Toye
Swiss Art Awards 2020
Usine Kugler, Genève
Constellations Critiques. Panel discussion moderated by Eric De Chassey
Musée de Beaux Arts de Rennes, France
"ERROR 403: FORBIDDEN. Moderazione di immagini, iconoclasmo online e l'emergere del tecno-proletariato". Immagine e Memoria nell'Era Digitale: prospettive filosofiche, storiche e antropologiche.
Convegno internazionale, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
"A Brave New Virtual World"
51st AICA International Congress | Taiwan
National University for Education (Sage Hall), Taipei
Academy of Fine Arts, Prague
"Living the consensual-hallucination: a short history of cyber art"
Keynote speaker, AICA National Congress, ETOPIA Centro de Arte y Tecnologia, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
"Cccritic! Nel piatto in cui si mangia"
Sonnenstube Project Space, Lugano, Switzerland
"The place where the vision creeks"
Invited lecturer for Nina Haab Salon Identity of a Resident Stranger
KW Institute for contemporary art, Berlin
"Curatorial Toolkit for Cultural Apprentices"
MASC, Museo de Arte de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil
Art Criticism 2.0 international conference at Research Center of the Academy of Visual Arts in Prague and Vera Jirousová Award, Prague
"What's Next? Considerations about Art Criticism, Social Media and Internet Freedom"
AICA International Congress: Art Criticism in the Labyrinth, 8-16.10.2014, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art,
International conference Police: between fiction and non-fiction, 03/28-29/2013
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique CNRS, Paris
near at B11: traces and non-places, discussion with near members Salvatore Vitale, Aline D'Auria, Igor Ponti, Gianpaolo Minelli, during the 11th Biennale dell'Immagine Chiasso
Cons Arc Gallery, Chiasso, Switzerland
Focus with Margherita Pevere and Ivan Penov about their work Impromptus,
TheParders event 2017
Spazio ELLE, Locarno, Switzerland
Discussion with Monica Dovarch and Franco Lurà
after the projection of S'Orchestra in Limba
TheParders event 2016
Mono spazio condiviso, Locarno, Switzerland