bio

education

  • cand. phil., Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München - Tutors: Prof. Rainer Crone†,  Dr. Christian Fuhrmeister, with a research on: "Parody in Kazimir Malevich's Opera Pobeda nad solntsem (Victory over the Sun, 1913). Theatre, Literature, and Visual Art in Russian Symbolism and Avant-Garde."
  • M.A., Dipartimento di Storia delle Arti e dello Spettacolo, Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia, Università degli Studi di Firenze - Tutor Prof. Maria Grazia Messina, with a research - in Berlin with Erasmus Grant - on: "German Soviet Occupied Zone 1945-1949. Art and Politics in the Art Magazine bildende kunst."
  • B.A., Dipartimento di Storia delle Arti e dello Spettacolo, Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia, Università degli Studi di Firenze - Tutor Prof. Maria Grazia Messina, with a research on: "Maurizio Cattelan. In the Art System Between Postmodern Sensitivity and Icon-Image."

residencies

  • Milano Open House, organized and curated by Radical Intention (Maria Pecchioli, Aria Spinelli) and Valerio Del Baglivo, Milano, 2010. Studio Visit Program, and Concluding Lecture "Roland Barthes, Wu Ming and Socialist Realism" on November 23, 2010, at Maria Pecchioli Studio, Milano.
  • [with artist Daniel Barroca], Q-Box Gallery (Athens) Residency, Kia Island, Greece, Summer 2009.
  • CECAC, Corso Europeo per Curatori d'Arte Contemporanea (October 2008, Milano, Italy), organized by Fondazione Antonio Ratti (Roberto Pinto and Gabi Scardi), Milano's Municipality, and the European Union. Tutor Charles Esche. Foschini co-edits with Sarah Bachelier, Haizea Barcenilla, Maud Jacquin, and Vladiya Mihaylova, the final publication Time at Work (Milano: Postmedia Books, 2009).

very past curating

  • 2011: [Assistant Curator] Stanley Kubrick: History in Photography 1945-1950, curated by Rainer Crone, Museum for Photography and Multimedia, Moscow
  • 2011: Del povero B.B. (Artists: Saverio Adamo, Alis/Filliol, Francesco Bertelé, Manuele Cerutti, Andrea Kvas), GUM Studio, Carrara, Italy [photos]
  • 2010: All Strange Away (Artists: Luca Francesconi, Renato Leotta, Luca Monterastelli, Adriano Nasuti-Wood, Cristiana Palandri, Manuel Scano), neon>campobase, Bologna [text and photos] [booklet]
  • 2010: Tactile (Artist: Alis/Filliol), Cripta 747, Torino [info]
  • 2009-2010: Curatorial Assistance at Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rivoli, Torino, director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
  • 2009: The Sleepers (Artist: Daniel Barroca), QBox Gallery, Athens (October-December 2009) [text and photos and photos]
  • 2006-2009: Private Flat project, co-initiated with collective Meridiano 12, edition #1 to #4, Firenze [website no longer exists]