Following studies in philosophy and visual art, Mariangela Ciccarello (1983, Italy) initially pursued a career as a curator in galleries and museums between France, Italy and South Africa. Since 2013 she has produced a series of short films and videos, including as a member of the artistic collective Nusquam Productions. Her film and video work has been exhibited in festivals such as Festival del film Locarno, Torino Film Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival, The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s “Art of the Real,” and in contemporary art venues, including Harvard Art Museum, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, and La Gaîté Lyrique. She has participated in residency programs at the UnionDocs Center for Documentary Art in Brooklyn, NY, and the Spazju Kreattiv/St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity in Valletta, Malta.