Ilaria Gadenz

Art Manager and Radio Producer

Ilaria Gadenz is an art professional with sixteen years’ experience in the fields of art management and independent radio and audio production. In 2006 she co-founded Radio Papesse – an online platform and audio archive devoted to contemporary art – for which she has produced podcasts, documentaries and numerous interviews with artists, curators and practitioners. Since 2019, she co-curates LUCIA, a festival dedicated to the listening of radio works and podcasts.

Between 2018 and 2020 she was the associate researcher of Pratiques d’Hospitalité – Platform for critical research and political imagination, in the frame of the activities of the research unit Hospitalité artistique et activisme visuel pour une Europe diasporique et post-occidentale

Since 2013 she has co-curated Süden Radio, a sound investigation of the South that tries to problematize its discourse by acknowledging the sound productions and listening practices that both echo back to the new geo-political and cultural panorama and question the way we listen to reality.

Image by Roberto Paci Dalo