Biography

Valeria Ceregini is an Italian art historian, independent curator and visual art critic, now Dublin (IE) and Turin-based (IT). She has over 4 years of curatorial experience, and has collaborated with numerous artists, curators and writers through exhibitions, exchanges, residencies, publications, talks and workshops.

Valeria is currently the artistic director and  programme responsible of artists-in-residence at Areacreativa42 (Rivarolo C.se, Turin). She collaborated as curator and writer with Pallas Projects/StudiosDublin (2017-2018). 

In 2017, she was selected by SEA Foundation (Tilburg, NL) as curator-in-residence and, in 2018 she curated the group show Beyond the painting, the first episode of a traveling exhibition project on abstract painting entitled “Painting through its poetical emotions”. The second episode was staged at Galleria Weber&Weber (Turin) and all the three solo exhibitions were kindly supported by Culture Ireland.

She has been appointed as one of the 30 best curators in Ireland and Northern Ireland to take part at the annual event the Get Together 2018, organised by VAI – Visual Artists Ireland at IMMA – Irish Museum of Modern Art.

Recently, she was shortlisted for the nomadic residency programme “CPR 2018: Dimming the Northern Lights” and the research residency “Sharing The Portico Library’s Hidden Heritage” at Manchester (UK).

Valeria is graduated in Semiotics with a MA in Communication Science at the University of Turin and in Contemporary Art with a MA (Hons) in History of Art at the University of Genoa. She pursued her studies attending the Specialisation School in Cultural Heritage & Museum Studies, University of Genoa.