Gabriele Romeo

Gabriele Romeo

Gabriele Romeo

Artistic Co-director

Gabriele Romeo is an art historian, curator, lecturer and essayist. After having obtained his first studies in his native city, Palermo, graduating with honors in Science and Technology of Art (2006) at the University of Palermo, and after having specialized in History of Contemporary Art at the University of Bologna (2009), he attended the course for curators (ICON) at the Fondazione Fotografia di Modena (2014).
In Venice, from 2013 to 2016, he curated several exhibitions for the promotion of emerging contemporary art in collaboration with the Venice Carnival.
He has shot, as a freelance reporter and documentary filmmaker, a large part of the continent: Athens, London, Berlin, Istanbul, China.
In 2017 he was curator of the Pavilion of the Plurinational State of Bolivia at the 57th Venice Art Biennale.
Member of the AICA International (Open Section) International Association of Art Critics, he is currently a contract professor of the Phenomenology of Contemporary Arts at the Albertina Academy of Fine Arts in Turin.
In addition to having played, for various TV stations, as a presenter and TV presenter most of the protagonists of contemporary art in recent years, has reviewed and presented - for various magazines, exhibitions, and public events, documentaries - among many: Dario Fo, Marina Abramovic and Alessia Bulgari, Giulio Paolini, Riccardo Licata, David LaChapelle, Daniel Lismore, Eugenio Carmi, Giorgio Celiberti.
As a copywriter he edited, for example, the video documentary dedicated to the Analytical Art by Vincenzo Cecchini - in collaboration with the Galleria Peccolo of Livorno - and the one directed to the famous figure of the German photographer William Von Gloeden.
In 2017 he was invited as ''Lecture'' by the ECA Venice (European Cultural Academy) for the course of curatorial practices for foreign students.
Eclectic in the way of understanding the promotion and enhancement of contemporary art and of the artists who are part of it, applies - to give it a strong public awareness - theoretical-practical methodologies.
He lives and works between Venice and Turin.

Acknowledgments:
'' Goleden Age '' from the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bulgaria (2015).