Associate Professor of Cinema and Digital Media
Fiamma Montezemolo is both an artist and a cultural
anthropologist. She is an established scholar in border studies
and the author of two monographs: La Mia Storia
Non La Tua: La Dinamica Della Costruzione Dell’identita’
Chicana (Guerini, 2004) and Senza volto: L’etnicità
e il genere nel Movimento Zapatista (Liguori, 1999).
She is also a co-author of Here is Tijuana (London:
Blackdog Publishing, 2006) and co-editor of
Tijuana Dreaming: Life & Art at the Global
border (Duke U.Press, 2012).
As an artist she situates her work as a critical extension of the ethnographic turn in contemporary art, and works with various media, including installation, cartography, video, digital photography, archives, and ethnography. Her artwork has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally. She is represented by the Magazzino Dell’Arte Moderna gallery in Rome.