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research

Opera Italia

 

Consulate of Italy in Guangzhou and Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou

Coordinator of the research project about the classical heritage in Italian contemporary art.

2013

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curated exhibition

Boston - Como

 

Various sites, Como

15 artists from Como and 15 artists from Boston in comparison on history and society in Italy and the States. Co-curated with James Hull.

2013

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exhibition text

Sonia Barrett: Othering Sea/Home

 

Trapani Biennale

The installations of the German-Jamaican artist brought up in England, China and Cyprus refer to feminine identity and multiculturalism. 

2013

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curated exhibition

Nascita dell'uomo libero

 

Villa Bolasco and Galleria Flavio Stocco, Castelfranco Veneto

Solo show by Italian young artist Mattia Novello working between installation and photography.

2012

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curated exhibition

Claudio Cavallaro

 

Sponge Living Space, Pesaro Urbino

His studied scenographies exploit the shadow and a type of lighting particularly suggestive and symbolic when not directly perceptible by man.

2012

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Silvia Mei: Incarnati in natura

 

Modena, Underdog Studio

Irreverent and sour caricatures, where ugliness is magnified and placed in the foreground with an underground attitude.

2012

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curated exhibition

Fragile: Handle With Care

 

Lu.C.C.A. Lucca Centre for Contemporary Art

The project focused on fragility through vides by 18 international artists, including: Sonia Balassanian, Zackary Drucker, Masbedo. 

2011

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curated exhibition

Guido Airoldi: Circus Lupiensis

 

Castello Carlo V, Lecce

The solo show presents a comprehensive selection of de-collages of animal stolen from circus posters and decontextualised.

2011

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residency programme

AKOSS NGO Residency Programme, Yerevan

 

3-week residency for an exchange between Italy and Armenia supported by European Cultural Foundation, Amsterdam; and Open Society by Soros Foundation, New York.

2010

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curated exhibition

To Find A Video

 

Castello di Rivara Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, Torino

Dafne Boggeri, Rita Casdia, Sabina Grasso, Luca C. Mander, Christian Rainer, Elisa Strinna

 

2010

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curated exhibition

Dany Vescovi: Natura viva

 

Galleria Marelia, Bergamo, and YvonneArtecontemporanea, Vicenza

2010

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curated exhibition

State of Matter

 

Solo show by Danilo Giannoni. Co-curated with Lily Leung. Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong; and IIC Italian Institute of Culture, Los Angeles. in collaboration with Eastation Gallery, Beijing and Hong Kong.

2013

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curated exhibition

Cristina Nuñez: But Beautiful

 

Sponge Living Space, Pesaro-Urbino

A journey through the artist's past as a drug addict and prostitute linked to her ancestors' life and Spain recent history.

2013

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Carlo Colli: Section #1

 

Artcore, Bari

Black geometric lines frame the space through a site-specifc intervention, while drawing folded on themselves become three-dimensional works.

2013

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curated exhibition

Agostino Arrivabene: Theoin

 

First Gallery, Rome

Ancient and new mythologies are told by a sophisticated painting recovering techniques of the old Italian masters.

2012

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Growing in Lightness

 

Kaleidoskope, Berlin

Sabrina Casadei and Giulio Zanet start from the book Invisible Cities to elaborate a collaborative installation about journeys of the mind.

2012

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curated exhibition

Faulty Fables

 

00180 Project Room, Helsinki

Young Italian artists (including Silvia Camporesi and Christian Niccoli) describe their country trough metaphorical fables that went wrong. 

2011

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curated exhibition

Ararat Stories

 

Visual Container, Milan

A video art exhibition of Armenian artists (including Sonia Balassanian) representing their country and society.

2011

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curated exhibition

Suspense

 

Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice

Part of Spazio Elastico, an initiative with which the Foundation has been hosting events aimed at supporting artistic research in the Veneto region.

2010

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curated exhibition

Arianna Carossa: Sound of My Soul

 

Castello di Rivara Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, Torino

Site specific and multi media installations dealing with the meaning of 'authenticity'.

2010

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curated exhibition

Cristina Treppo: Interno bianco

 

YvonneArtecontemporanea, Vicenza

An assemblage of single white sculptures is built recovering found furniture that the artist transforms into a non-functional yet intimate space.

2010

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curated exhibition

Imagine: La nuova visione della generazione anni '80

GiaMaArt Studio, Benevento

Including: Linda Carrara, Rudy Cremonini, Nebojsa Despotovic, Elena Monzo, Giulio Zanet

2010

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curated exhibition

Renzo Marasca: Ideologie der Nature

 

Corpo 6 Galerie, Berlin

New works responding to the artist's research on the nature of form and painting and their relationship to ideas and ideologies.

2013

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Cristina Gori: Vault Over

 

IKONA International School of Photography, London

The artist transforms herself into some of the sculptures from Qin Shi Huang’s Terracotta Army. 

2013

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curated exhibition

Michelle-Marie Letelier: Doomed Scape

 

Perlini Arte Contemporanea, Padua

The project draws from the biographic link between the artist in landscapes subjected to exploitation such as copper mines in Chile.

2012

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curated exhibition

Schimmel auf Leinwand

 

Walter Bischoff Galerie, Berlin

Cultivations of mold multiply and reproduce 

through spores, dominating the painting that they have in fact created in an unconscious way.

2012

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Marco La Rosa: Dasein

 

Adiacenze, Bologna

The show present the artist as a demiurge through the rereading of five particular geometrical figures: the Platonic solids.

2012

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curated exhibition

Vulpes Pilum Mutare

 

Musei Civici, Bassano del Grappa, Vicenza

Among the artists: Franko B., Matteo Basilè, Francesco Carone, Vittorio Corsini, Marco Fantini, Laurina Paperina.

2011

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curated exhibition

Matko Vekic: La gravità del tempo

 

YvonneArtecontemporanea, Vicenza

An exhibition continuing Vekic's project at the  at the 53th Venice Biennale, a reflection about new media and the structures of modern living.

2011

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curated exhibition

Italian Container: The Italian Emerging Video-Art Comes To Yerevan

 

ACCEA Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan

14 videos by Italian artists.

2010

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curated exhibition

Luca Bidoli: Everyone Will Be Eaten

 

Castello di Rivara Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, Torino

 

Luca Bidoli substitutes human heads with preyed animals in a reflection on divinity and naturality.

2010

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curated exhibition

Selection

 

YvonneArtecontemporanea, Vicenza

Including: Paolo Angelosanto, Jasmine Bertusi, Enrico Iuliano, Luisa Raffaelli, Cristina Treppo, Matko Vekic, Dany Vescovi

2010