Contemporary art critic, curator and lecturer. He has published essays, reviews and interviews for numerous magazines, newspapers, books and catalogues. Author of “Media, New Media, Postmedia.” Since 2005 he has curated several exhibitions including Cyphoria (Quadrennial Rome, 2016). Teacher of Interactive Systems at the Academy of Fine Arts of Carrara and co-founder of the Link Art Center.
Attilia Fattori Franchini
Independent curator and writer, she lives between Milan and London. Co-founder of the non-profit platforms bubblebyte.org and Opening Times. She has published texts and reviews for international publications including CURA, Flash Art and Mousse. Curator of numerous exhibitions and artistic projects including BMW Open Work, the Emergent section of MiArt and Curva Blu, a residency project in Favignana, Sicily.
Graduated in Literature, Art and Education, she was Head of Reggio Emilia’s Office of Cultura and general coordinator of the European Week of Photography. Director of Maramotti Collection from 2006 to 2017, for which she curated the artistic and acquisition program of artworks by internationally acclaimed artists and new talents. In collaboration with Whitechapel Gallery, she worked for the Max Mara Art Prize for Women, focusing on the project of residency. Since 2018, she is a member of the Scientific Committee of Palazzo Magnani Foundation.
Independent curator with a degree in History of Art, Visual Cultures, and Curatorial Practices. She collaborates with CRC Foundation of Cuneo, following the acquisitions of contemporary art, and with ChertLüdde gallery. Assistant curator for Deposito d’Arte Italiana Presente at Artissima 2017. She attended CAMPO 16 at Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo and she is one of the two curators selected for CASTRO Studio Program 2018/19. She has published articles and reviews for Flash Art Italia, Kabul Magazine and other independent journals.
She graduated in Painting and French Literature. In 2007 she participated in the Sharjah Biennal. She made solo exhibitions for Marino Marini Museum, Sternsen Museum, Ikon Gallery, Monica De Cardenas Gallery, Maramotti Collection, and the Hangzhouh Triennale of Fiber Art. She also exhibited at the MAXXI Museum of Rome, the Magasin in Grenoble, the Arnaldo Pomodoro Foundation, and the Royal Academy of Arts.