Luigi Fassi

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Luigi Fassi is the artistic director of MAN-Contemporary Art Museum in Nuoro, Italy. From 2012 to 2017 he held a position as visual art curator of the Steirischer Herbst Festival in Graz, Austria where he curated several exhibitions and public art projects. From 2009 to 2012 he was the director of Ar/ge kunst Kunstverein in Bolzano, Italy, A Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellow at the Whitney Museum ISP (2008-09), he has organized exhibitions for venues including Malmö Konstmuseum, Sweden, GAM Torino, Italy; Museo Marino Marini, Florence, Italy; Kunsthalle Helsinki, Finland; Pori Art Museum, Finland; ISCP, New York City; Prague Biennale, Czech Republic. From 2010 to 2016, Fassi organized the Present Future section at Artissima, Turin, Italy. In 2016 he has been a fellow of the Artis Research Trip Program in Tel Aviv and curator of the XVI Quadriennale in Rome, Italy. Currently he is a Committee Member of Alserkal Avenue Residency Programme, Dubai, United Arab Emirates and ART-O-RAMA International Art Fair in Marseille, France. Author of extensive essays for Artforum, Flash Art, and Domus, Fassi is a regular contributor to Mousse Magazine and Camera Austria. He has been commissioned different texts for catalogues and books for Alfredo Jaar, Danh Vo, Roman Ondak, João Maria Gusmão + Pedro Paiva, Diango Hernandéz, Tobias Putrih, and others.