Rome 1988

Lives and works between London and Rome





Studies


2022 MFA, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London

2015 post-graduate degree, Painting, highest honors, Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma

2012 undergraduate degree, Painting, highest honors, Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma



Solo exhibitions


2022* Title to be decided, Fondazione Aldega, Amelia (IT)

2021 Hidden in Plain Sight, duo show with Franco Guerzoni, curated by Davide Ferri, Galleria Studio G7, Bologna

2021 This is a Fraud on The American Public, Il Crepaccio instagram show, curated by Caroline Corbetta

2021 Solo le persone buone non puzzano, i santi forse profumano - Only the Good don’t Reek, Saints Maybe Even Smell Good, KH Lab, Rome

2018 B e C, (with bilingual exhibition catalogue), deconsecrated church of Santa Maria della Vittoria, Mantua, curated by Sarah Linford

2018 What You Do Not Understand is What Really Belongs to You (Project Room), Sentieri (Paths) - festival of contemporary art, (with exhibition catalogue), Amelia, curated by Claudio Pieroni and Silvia Berdini

2016 Il Cielo è di un azzurro cielo intenso - The Sky is of an Intense Sky Blue, Galleria Arte e Pensieri, Rome

2015 13 Days, (with exhibition catalogue), INEX Gallery, Belgrade (Serbia), exhibition / thesis project, supervisor Cecilia Casorati



Selected group exhibitions


2022* L’Invenzione della giovinezza, curated by Sarah Linford, smART Polo per L’Arte, Roma

2021 The Castle of Crossed Destinies, curated by Giulio Verago, Dìnamo Gallery, Porto

2021 Prize Artefici del Nostro Tempo, Palazzo Bevilacqua la Masa, Venezia

2021 Masterless Eye, curated by Gino Bosa, Yudik One, Brescia

2020 Via Farini in Residence Open Studio, Via Farini, Milan, curated by Giulio Verago and Patrizia Brusarosco

2020 Slade Runner, ASC gallery, London

2019 Spaceship/Dungeon/Zoo, Hackney Project, Hackney, London, curated by Alvaro Barrington, Peter Davies and Alastair Mackinven

2018 Ieri Oggi Domani, (with exhibition catalogue), Aldobrandini Stables, Frascati, at the invitation of the Exhibition Commission of the Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, made up of Professors Cecilia Casorati, Gabriele Simongini

2018 Fenêtre jaune cadmium, Institut français Centre Saint Louis, Rome, curated by Sarah Linford

2018 Now and Forward - Emerging Artists in Rome, Temple University Rome Gallery of Art, Rome, curated by Shara Wasserman and Tiziana Musi

2016 A> Rete Residency Exhibition, Galleria il Ponte, Florence, curated by Fabrizio Corneli

2016 A> Rete Residency, Donnini (Florence), curated by Alfredo Pirri

2015 Our Generation - XVIII Biennial of Penne, deconsecrated church of San Giovanni Battista, Penne (Pe), curated by Antonio Zimarino

2015 N/Home, Rome, curated by Francesca Lilli

2015 3 + 2, Interno 14 - Italian Association of Architecture and Criticism, Rome, curated by Donatella Landi

2015 Uscite di Emergenza, MACRO, Rome, curated by Whart under the supervision of Cecilia Casorati

2015 Myths. Students / Artists / Teachers. A process of exchange, Pastficio Cerere Foundation, Rome, curated by Maria Rosa Sossai and Miroslaw Balka

2014 Painting Exhibition, Galleria Incontro d'Arte, Rome, curated by Duccio Trombadori

2011 Patrizia Barlettani Award finalist, (with exhibition catalogue), Fabbriche del Vapore, Milan,

2010 Painting show, Chamber of Deputies, Palazzi Chigi, Rome



Prizes, Residencies, Workshops


2021 Prize Artefici del Nostro Tempo, Municipality of Venice, Venezia

2021 The Fine Art Collective - Colart Residency Program, London

2020-21 September - February, VIR Viafarini-in-residence, Milan

2017 Hanji paper international workshop, Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma

2016 Residence A> Rete, Coordinator Alfredo Pirri, Donnini (FI)

2016 Residence A> Rete, Coordinator Fabrizio Corneli, Galleria Il Ponte, Florence

2014 Myths. Students / Artists / Teachers. A process of exchange, workshop held by Miroslaw Balka, organised by the Institute of Polish Culture in Rome, residence in Warsaw and Rome

2013 Foundry Workshop, UGR, Granada, Spain

2011 Either printing technique workshop, Atelier Contrepoint, Paris, France



Teaching, Workshops held


2022 May, Crits at Camberwell College of Arts (UAL), Slade MA/MFA visiting Camberwell UG

2022 March Workshop in L’Invenzione della giovinezza, curated by Sarah Linford, Smart Polo per L’Arte, Roma

2022 February Guest tutor MFA, RUFA, Rome

2021 December Assistant, UCL East Schools programme, Slade150 Printmaking school project, London

2020 November Guest tutor MFA, RUFA, Rome

2019 February Castro crits, Rome

2018-2019 Assistant / tutor (Painting, Paper techniques), Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome

2018 September Artist’s Talk, Tyler-Temple University - MFA programme, Rome

2018 November Monotype techniques workshop, State Institute of Art "Giulio Romano”, Mantua

2018 November Monotype techniques workshop, Scuole Dell'Infanzia Comunali Strozzi Valenti, Mantua

2017-2018 Assistant / tutor (Painting, Paper techniques), Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome

2016-2017 Assistant / tutor (Painting, Drawing), Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome



Publications


2020 Force Fields. Rome and Contemporary Printmaking, edited by Sarah Linford and Devin Kovach, Temple University Press, Philadelphia and Palombi Editori, Rome: pages 234-235.

2018 B e C, or On Private Language, (bilingual monographic exhibition catalogue), edited by Sarah Linford, with other contributions by Pia Candinas, Dorothea Dietrich, Oliver de la Paz, Donatella Saroli, Ed. Municipality of Mantua, Mantua

2018 B e C - Artist’s Book, Ed. Municipality of Mantua, Rome

2018 Ieri Oggi Domani, (exhibition catalogue), Ed. Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome

2018 Sentieri (Paths) - festival of contemporary art, (exhibition catalogue), Amelia

2015 13 Days, (monographic exhibition catalogue), self-published, Belgrade

2011 Patrizia Barlettani Award, (exhibition catalogue)


Collections

Soho House Art Collection

Private collections in Italy, France, Denmark, Switzerland and USA

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