Alessandro Luigini

Ph.D. in Survey and representation of architecture and built environment -  is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. He teaches and researches in the field of art and heritage education, graphic science and visual culture. He is the director of the VAR.HEE.LAB. Laboratory for Virtual Reality for Art and Heritage Education and is Principal Investigator of Research Project 'VAR.HEE: Virtual and Augmented Reality for Arts and Heritage in Education and Museum Experience (2018-2021). in 2019 he founded and directs (with Chiara Panciroli) IMG journal, an interdisciplinary scientific journal on image, imagery and imagination ( Since 2017 with IMG-network ( he has organized international and interdisciplinary conferences (IMG2017 in Brixen-Bressanone, IMG2019 in Alghero). He is author of about 80 publications, of which 2 monographs and 5 edited books.


last update: February 2020

Articles published on IXD&A:


Immersive and participatory serious games for heritage education, applied to the cultural heritage of South Tyrol, N. 43, 2019, pp. 42 - 67, abstractdownload