Flavia Badioli was born in Pesaro (Italy) in 1986, lives and works in Rome.
She holds a BA in History and Preservation Fine Arts at University of Florence and an MA in Curating Contemporary Art at University “La Sapienza” in Rome with a thesis about Michelangelo Pistoletto and The Zoo.
During her studies, she worked at the Civic Museum in Pesaro in 2008-2009 and in 2011 she did an internship in the Education Department of MAXXI – National Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome.
Then, she continued working at MAXXI as a Museum cultural mediator during the exhibition Michelangelo Pistoletto. From One to Many, 1956 – 1974.
In September 2013 she moved in Stockholm to attend CuratorLab, Curatorial Program for Professionals in Arts, Crafts and Design at Konstfack University.
From 2012 to 2016 she worked at z2o Galleria by Sara Zanin in Rome as project manager and gallery director, organizing exhibitions and art fairs. In 2016 she worked at Federica Schiavo Gallery, a contemporary art gallery based in Rome and Milan.
Flavia is particularly interested in performance and use of the body, investigating it by using other languages (especially theatre), following an interdisciplinary approach to Contemporary Art.