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Contemporary art critic and curator
Born in Santa Sofia di Romagna in 1961, he is contemporary art critic and curator. Director of several arts institutions (Galleria Civica di Trento, 2001-2008; Centro per l’arte contemporanea Zamek Ujazdowski di Varsavia, 2010-2014; Centro per l’arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci di Prato 2014-2017) he worked with some of the major international artists, from Mario Merz to Maurizio Cattelan, from Paul McCarthy to Cai Guo-Qiang, from Joan Jonas to Santiago Sierra.
He was coordinator of Manifesta (2008), the touring European Biennal, and artistic director of Biennale Internazionale di Sculture di Carrara (2010). He is among the promoters of the italian contemporary art Forum, an initiative in which the operators of the sector meet to discuss the situation of contemporary art and to promote reforms.