Erica Villa

Head of Programming and Communication

Erica holds a degree in Biology at the University of Padua and a Master’s Degree in Science Communication at SISSA (International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste). She has worked as cultural mediator for UNESCO and as science writer for 15 years as freelance for national and international media, for publishing houses and public national bodies such as the Italian National Institutes of Health and the Italian National Transplant Centre within the Ministry of Health. Erica is a member of SWIM, the Italian association of science writers. She is a soprano singer in a 200 voice choir and writes short science stories for young children at Tiny Readers publishing.

Talk to Erica at erica.villa@venice.sciencegallery.com