Antonia Caola

Head of Int'l collaborations, Communications, Marketing and PR at MUSE Science Museum
​Phone: +39 0461.270307​​
Cell: +39 320.9224752 
​Fax: +39 0461.270322
 
 
Journalist, graduated in Chinese language and literature, I am currently director of communication coordinating the network of museums press office & promotion, leading the International collaboration and European project funding team. I’m also in charge of MUSE external relations, and of the brand.

I started to work as freelance interpreter for Chinese language in 1983 to serve several Italian and Chinese companies until 1992, when I entered MUSE. At this museum I first served as multilingual interpreter until 1994, then I was offered to open the Editorial office for publishing 3 scientific reviews. In 1998 I established MUSE Communications department and press office, which I directed until October 2013. After the successful launch of the new MUSE museum, I dedicated my energies to international affairs to coordinate the EU projects and the PR. Among the most exciting activities the 2015Ecsite annual conference was certainly , Since 2017 I took over again the lead of communication department.

For MUSE I curated a number of small-size temporary exhibitions of arts, and realized a special communication  project addressed to children in hospital. From 2012 to 2016 I was joining the Ecsite European association for science centers and museums network Annual Conference Program Committee. Since 2015 I am member of the Cultural Commission of the Municipality of Pergine (Italy). In 2017 I started to serve ICOM Italy as delegate for the Trentino Alto-Adige region.​