Sonia Campagnola

ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR, CURATOR - Campagnola is responsible for assisting in the planning and development of West of Rome’s curatorial projects. She is the Los Angeles editor of all written materials, including publicity and the WoR website. She is the Senior West Coast Editor of Flash Art International and has written for a variety of publications, including Frieze, Rolling Stone Italia, Art and Auction, and Afterall online. One of her most recent essays was commissioned by the Hammer Museum about Aïda Ruilova’s new video installation. Campagnola has done numerous reviews as well as interviews with emerging and established artists such as Kaari Upson, Eric Wesley, Aaron Curry, Manfred Pernice or Georg Herold, and art world luminaries such as Yvon Lambert, Dean Valentine, Eli Broad, and Michael Govan. For two years, 2007-2008, she wrote the column “Live from Los Angeles” on the pages of Flash Art International.