Viviana Checchia is a curator and researcher active internationally. She is currently Residency Curator at
Delfina Foundation, London. Previous to this role she was Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at HDK-Valand,
Gothenburg and before that, Public Engagement Curator at the Centre for Contemporary Arts: Glasgow. For the
past eleven years, she has co-directed ‘vessel’, a curatorial platform based in Puglia, Italy. In 2016 she was
awarded the Igor Zabel Award for Culture and Theory Laureate’s Choice for her contributions to the
understanding and international profiling of Eastern European art.
Photograph by Peter Nylund, 2021.