Michela Sacchetto

PhD researcher

Michela Sacchetto
Institut des civilisations, arts et lettres
Place Blaise Pascal 1
1348 Louvain-la-Neuve

Michela Sacchetto is an art historian, writer and curator. After graduating in Art History at La Sapienza University in Rome, she held the curatorial laboratory CuratorLab at Konstfack College of arts in Stockholm. She is a PhD student at the UCL Louvain-la-Neuve, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Alexander Streitberger. She pursues research in correspondences between art, several conceptions of mythology - and by extension of myth - and exhibitions in the 1970's work of the exhibition maker Harald Szeemann. Within the frame of her PhD, she spent a three months research period at the INHA (Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art) in Paris in 2017 and in 2018 she profit from the Getty Research Institute grant, Los Angeles, for researching in the Harald Szeemann's papers and from a scholarship for continuing her research at the documenta Archiv in Kassel. Since 2012, she is part of the curatorial platform [or nothing], based in Brussels.

Lieven Gevaert Centre
KU Leuven, Faculty of Arts
Blijde Inkomststraat 21 pb 3313
B-3000 Leuven

Lieven Gevaert Centre
UC Louvain, Archéologie et d'histoire d'art
FIAL - Place Blaise Pascal 1 bte L3.03.13
B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve