Ada Sbriccoli graduated with a degree in Philosophy from Università Statale (Milan) specializing in Aesthetics and with a thesis on Rosalind Krauss and the Concept of the Photographic. She completed a postgraduate degree in Photojournalism at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and a Master in Advanced Studies of Art History at the Universidad de Barcelona.
She has been working in galleries and cultural management companies related to photography like Photology (Milan) and La Fábrica. Currently she combines her research activities with the coordination of documentary photography projects and she works for La Virreina Image Centre – Institut de Cultura de l’Ajuntament de Barcelona in the comunication area. In 2012 she co-founded CFD Barcelona. Center for Documentary Media and Photography. She is the curator of FOCUS ON, a meeting point designed to showcase the new ideas and strategies that are reshaping the current landscape of documentary photography.