He is an art critic and independent curator.
A scholar in architecture and aesthetics, he was a pupil of C. L. Ragghianti, and from 1996 to 2003, a member of the Fondazione Ragghianti of Lucca.
Director of the Visual, Performing and Multimedia Arts Department at NABA, and curator of the Gianni Colombo Archive in Milan.
His writings have been published in magazines such as Arte e Critica, Springerin, Flash Art, Domus, Moscow Art Magazine, Brumaria, Kaleidoscope, Manifesta Journal etc. He is the director of the magazine No Order. Art in a Post-FordistSociety, developed by NABA and published by Archive Books (Berlin).
Among the most recent exhibitions he curated: Prague Biennale (2003-2007); Gianni Colombo, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, together with Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Rivoli, 2009-2010; A History of Irritated Material, Raven Row, London, 2010, together with Lars Bang Larsen. Since 2005 he is curator of the travelling exhibition Disobedience. An ongoing video Archive, hosted by, among others: Sala de Arte Publico Siqueiros, Mexico DF, 2005; Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 2007; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, 2008; Riga Art Space, Riga 2008; Ernst G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery, Atlanta, 2010; MIT, Boston, 2011; Bildmuseet, Umea, 2012.