Michele D’Aurizio (2018) studies modern and contemporary art, with a focus on postwar Italy. His primary research interests include the cross-over between art and design (interior and furniture design and craft arts), the relationship between industry, technology, and art, and the political philosophy of Autonomism. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies from the Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Milan. Between 2014 and 2018, he worked as the editor of the contemporary art magazine Flash Art. In 2016, he co-curated the 16th Quadriennale d’Arte in Rome.