Elena Rossi (MA 2002)

Arts Administration and Policy
Elena Rossi


Elena Rossi lives and works in Rome where she has been collaborating with MAXXI – Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo since 2002.

Rossi has been collaborating with various galleries and institutions, in Italy and abroad, such as P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center (New York 2001), The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago (2002), the Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago (2002), and Studio Stefania Miscetti (Rome 2003-2004).

Among her curated and co-curated exhibitions are: NETinSPACE (MAXXI, Rome, 2010 - 2011); “Quadrilateral Biennial” (Rejieka, Croazia 2010); Liquid Dance (video-screening at TEA Museum, Tenerife, Spain 2009); NetSpace; Viaggio nell’arte della Rete, MAXXI – Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo (ciclo di mostre 2005 – 2008); Dalla video danza alla net.dance, nell’ambito del Festival MAXXI Visioni (MAXXI, Roma 2008); Vivono e lavorano a Roma. Nordine Sajot (Studio Stefania Miscetti, Roma 2008); Seven Ways to Say Internet with Net Art (JavaMuseum.org 2007); Food in Bytes within Time in Jazz Festival (Berchidda, Sardinia 2006).

Rossi writes for catalogues, newspapers and magazines. She is the author of Archeonet (Lalli: Siena, 2003), one of the first Italian publications on net/web art, and the editor of Eduardo Kac: Move 36 (Filigranes Éditions: Paris, 2005). She has collaborated for the online version of the newspaper "L'Unita" (focused on net art, 2005 – 2008), and she currently contributes to the magazine cura.artmagazine.

Elena Rossi received her MA in Arts Administration & Policy in 2002.

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