Gian Gavino Pazzola

Gian Gavino Pazzola (Sassari, 1981)
Ph.D. in Urban and Cultural Studies at Politecnico of Turin and associate curator of CAMERA – Centro Italiano per la Fotografia (Turin) since 2018, where he is in charge of research projects such as FUTURES Photography, the European platform for the promotion of emerging artists.
In 2021, he was the Contemporary project manager for Fondazione per la Cultura (Turin).
He was a member of the Board of Curators of the fair The Phair (2019 and 2021) and of the Francesco Fabbri Award for the Photographic Section (2019-2020-2021). He works with Italian and foreign organizations and institutions, for which he curates projects and exhibitions.
A visiting researcher at the University of Birmingham, he has written on the contemporary arts in Turin (OCP, 2018) and has published a book on independent cultural production centres (GAI, 2017), as well as papers in Italian and foreign academic journals.
He currently teaches Aesthetics at the European Design Institute (IED) in Turin.