Davide Ferri (b. Forlì, 1974) lives in Rome and works as an independent curator. He teaches Aesthetics at Rimini’s Academy of Fine Arts (LABA), and The Ergonomics of Exhibitions at Bologna’s Academy of Fine Arts. He has curated the Art Section of the Ipercorpo theatre festival since 2012. From 2001 to 2006, he was Artistic Director of the Contemporary Furniture Museum of Russi, near Ravenna.
He has curated many exhibitions and projects in contemporary art galleries and museums, including: Markus Schinwald – Misfits, Fondazione Antonio Coppola, Vicenza, 2020; Le realtà ordinarie, Palazzo De’ Toschi, Bologna, 2020; Neo Rauch - Rosa Loy, La Torre, Fondazione Antonio Coppola, Vicenza, 2019; Solo figura e sfondo / Courtesy Emilia Romagna, Arte Fiera, Bologna, 2019; Afro. Pensieri nella mano, Musei San Domenico di Forlì, 2015; La figurazione inevitabile. Una scena della pittura oggi, Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, 2013.