Q Academy is a social enterprise founded in 2013 that creates and implements productive, educational and enriching projects both in the cultural and new technologies fields. After the first years dedicated to theatrical education, with particular attention to the social theater and to projects of valorization of the archaeological heritage, it also gained significant experience in the field of new technologies with projects in AR and VR and in the field of applied games, those software aimed at learning and knowledge. It collaborates in the creation of RomeVideoGameLab, Festival of the applied games, produced by Cinecittà Spa, it curates digital literacy programs for children and teenagers, game jams and contest and scientific dissemination projects in collaboration with the CNR and other national research institutes.
Expert in cultural management. She was the Councilor for Culture, Tourism and Sport, Director of the Culture Department of the Municipality of Rome; Director of the Teatro Stabile of Rome; for some years she directed the Italian Theater Organization; member of the Advisory Commission for the Theater of the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities; she collaborated with public and private institutions for the realization of cultural events and projects; she taught Organizational Systems of Entertainment at the major Italian universities; in 2013 she was nominated Knight of "L’ Ordre National de la Légion d ’Honneur" by the French Republic.
Graduated in Political Economy, she began her professional career in the Retail Real Estate sector where she deals with feasibility studies for new projects and market evaluation of settlements intended for commerce and leisure. Strongly interested in the cultural sector, towards the end of the 90s she began collaborating with the Fitzcarraldo Foundation in Turin, of which she is a founding member, gaining experience in development plans for cultural projects with particular attention to aspects of design and sustainability. From 2014 to 2019 she was a columnist for the Giornale delle fondazioni.
After Graduating from the Academy of Illustration in Rome and a master's degree in engraving, she then… flies to Paris for an internship.
She returned to Italy, between an ink and a brush, she delves into the phantom world of computers. She creates her logo, a small goldfish, swimming between hand-drawn illustrations and editorial graphics, combining her work as an illustrator with that of a graphic designer for the communication and promotion of festivals, art exhibitions, shows, events.
She publishes children's books, designs and creates illustrations for teaching in museums, for online magazines, for wine labels and participates in various group exhibitions and projects with some Roman galleries.