REPLICA is an archive, a collection and a place where exhibit and exchange artist's books and independent publications.
REPLICA is a curatorial project conceived by Lisa Andreani and Simona Squadrito.
Lisa Andreani is a curator and art historian.
She is currently Editor at Mousse Magazine. From 2020 to 2022 she has been Curatorial and Editorial Coordinator at MACRO - Museum for Preventive Imagination (Rome). In 2019 she has been a fellow of Global Modernism Studies research program at the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation (Dessau) in collaboration with the Victoria & Albert Museum (London). She coordinated Romanistan, a project by the artist Luca Vitone and winner of the fourth edition of Italian Council. Since 2018 she works as archivist and researcher for Archivio Salvo becoming part of the Scientific Committee. In 2019 she co-founded REPLICA.
Simona Squadrito is a critic, editor and independent curator and author of publications on contemporary art.
Co-founder of REPLICA, the Italian artist's book archive and KABUL magazine, a cultural association, an independent publishing house and a contemporary arts and culture magazine. She collaborates and writes for numerous sector-based magazines and has organised and curated numerous projects and exhibitions. From 2015 to 2020, she was director of the Villa Vertua Masolom, a civic museum in Nova Milanese.