Eugenia Kikodze lives and works in Moscow. She graduated with a degree in art history from Moscow State University and has been a member of the International Association of Art Critics since 1997. Her experience includes lecturing on the history of modern art. She has curated more than thirty exhibitions in Russia and abroad. Irene Calderone is a curator at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin, Italy. Together with Francesco Bonami, she curated the exhibition Modernikon: Contemporary Art from Russia in Turin and Venice.