Gianluigi Ricuperati is an Italian writer, essayist, and curator. He has published essays and novels with various publishing houses and is a contributor to numerous publications including "Repubblica", "Abitare", and "Il Sole24Ore". In 2012 he curated "Giorno Per Giorno", the project promoted as part of Contemporary Torino+Piemonte and coordinated by Artissima. He worked with the Castello di Rivoli - Museo d'Arte contemporanea and with Stefano Boeri and Fabrizio Gallanti for the International Festival of Urbanism in Bologna. In 2007 and 2008, he directed Festarch together with Stefano Boeri, an international architecture festival in Cagliari. He is creative director of the Domus Academy and founder of the Institute for Production of Wonder.