Livia Benedetti is a contemporary art curator, researcher and writer based in São Paulo (Brazil). She is the cofounder and director of aarea.co. Since 2007, she has been working as a curator in projects at institutions such as FotoBiennale (Odense, Denmark), Pivô (São Paulo, Brazil), Jeu de Paume (Paris, France), CCA Wattis Institute (San Francisco, USA), 45 Salón Nacional de Artistas (Bogotá, Colombia) and Centro Cultural São Paulo (São Paulo, Brazil), among others. In 2019 she was part of the Emerging Arts Professionals program at Para Site (Hong Kong). Her writing has been published in books, catalogues and magazines.