Caterina Riva co-founded in London with Francesco Pedraglio and Pieternel Vermoortel the curatorial project space FormContent (2007-2011). She then moved to Auckland, New Zealand to be the Director and Curator at Artspace (2011-2014). In 2016 Riva worked at Istituto Svizzero in Rome and Milan and was Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore (2017-2019). Riva is a frequent contributer of so-far.online, A Dance Mag, kabul magazine, frieze, Mousse, Flash Art, Kaleidoscope, Nero, Cura, T-A-X-I, Criticism, Catalogue, Forget Them, Kunstbulletin, L’Officiel, un magazine, Stamm, Seismopolite, Contemporary HUM, art news and Art New Zealand and others.
Caterina Riva is the Director of MACTE–Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Termoli in Molise, Italy.