Seriate (BG), 1980. Lives and works in Milan, Italy.

Co-founder of Cherimus Association www.cherimus.net

 

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ART RESIDENCIES

 

2017 – upcoming

Lucas Artists Program, Montalvo arts Center, Saratoga, California, USA.

 

2014 – 2015

MACRO, with Cherimus, Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome, Italy.

 

2014

Le Cube, Independent Art Room, Rabat, Morocco.

 

2011 – 2012

ASU Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona, USA.

 

2008 – 2009

Le Pavillon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France.

 

2006

CSAV, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Visiting professor: Marjetica Potrč, Como, Italy.

 


 

PRIZES

 

2011

Furla Prize, VIII Edition


 

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

 

2015-2017

ARTLINE MILANO – Cieli di Belloveso, Piazza Alberto Burri, Milan, Italy

CITTÀ IN RESIDENZANotte d’estate a Montevideo, Parco di Via Anzani, Como, Italy

Ritorno a Solzaland, Solza, Bergamo, Italy


 

SOLO SHOWS (selection)

2017

Voyages dans la mer perdue, curated by Marie Bechetoille, CAC La Synagogue de Delme, France

 

2014

Côte à Côte, with Yassine Balbzioui, curated by Susana Moliner Delgado and Emiliana Sabiu, Le Cube, Independent Art Room, Rabat, Marocco.

Polvere di stelle. La ceramica contemporanea di Céleste Boursier Mougenot e Matteo Rubbi, curated by Chiara Bertola, Giacinto Di Pietrantonio and Christiana Fissore, Museo della Ceramica, Mondovì, Italy.

 

2013

Let the stars sit wherever they will, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy.

 

2012

The Closest Thing, Combine studios, ASU Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

 

2011

Viaggio in Italia, curated by Chiara Bertola, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy.

Bounty nello Spazio, curated by Alessandro Rabottini, GAMeC – Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy.

 

2010

Matteo Rubbi, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy.

 

2008

Nantucket, with Sabina Grasso, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy.

 

2007

A Voyage on the North Sea, a project by Matteo Rubbi and aiPotu (Norvegia), Unorossodue, space for contemporary art, Milan, Italy.

 


 

GROUP SHOWS (selection)

2016

Fotografia ’80 – ‘ 90 – 2000, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

THE HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR AN ADMIRAL TO RENT, curated by Marie Bechetoille, MNAC, Bucarest, Romania

Je ne sais what?, a project by Aston Ernst, Belle Sunn, Burt Lancaster, Claire Hachette, Clint Eastwood, Johnny Jarrett, Matias Rub e René Le Haut. Carnelutti Studio Legale Associato, Milan, Italy

 

2015

ArtLine Milano. Progetti per il Parco d’Arte Contemporanea CityLife, curated by Sara Dolfi Agostini and Roberto Pinto, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy

Bonne chance pour vos tentatives naturelles, combinées, attractives et véridiques en deux expositions, collaboration with Chloé Maillet and Louise Hervé, curated by Filipa Oliveira and Elfi Turpin, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France.

KATA TJUTA, curated by Nathalie Ergino and Magalie Meunier, Institut d’art contemporain, Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, France.

Un Nouveau Festival / 6th Edition / Plateforme de jeux, curated by Florencia Chernajovsky, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France.

Studio Guenzani Milano: 1986 – 2015 Molto – Tutto, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

Growing Roots, curated by Chiara Bertola, Giacinto Di Pietrantonio, Yuko Hasegawa, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy.

Artisti in residenza – Cherimus e Valentina Vetturi, with Cherimus, MACRO, Rome, Italy.

 

2014

Open Museum, Open City, Esercizi di rivoluzione, with Cherimus, curated by Hou Hanru and Nomas Foundation, MAXXI, Rome, Italy.

On stage, curated by Lorenzo Bruni, KARST, Plymouth, UK.

Domesticity V, curated by Lucie Fontaine, Lucie Fontaine, Bali, Indonesia.

Scenario di Terra, MART, Museo d‘Arte Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy.

 

2013

Trip and Traveling, curated by Lorenzo Bruni, KCCC, Klaipéda, Lithuania

Souvenir, curated by Lucie Fontaine, Galerie Perrotin, Paris, France

La Biblioteca Fantastica, curated by Emiliana Sabiu, MAN, Nuoro, Italy

Sulcis Oddity, curated by Emiliana Sabiu, MACC, Calasetta, Italy

 

2012

Fuoriclasse, with Cherimus, curated by Luca Cerizza, GAM, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Villa Reale, Milan, Italy.

Estate, a project by Lucie Fontaine, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, USA.

Gibst Du mir Steine, geb ich Dir Sand, curated by Burkhard Meltzer, LISTE17, Basel, Switzerland – ça & là, curated by Claude Closky, Fondation Ricard, Paris, France.

IN OTHER WORDS The Black Market of Translation – Negotiation Contemporary Cultures, with Cherimus, curated by Elena Agudio, Stèphane Bauer, Elena Bellantoni, Paz Guevara, Giulia Piccini, NGBK and Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin, Germany.

 

2011

Il Bel Paese dell’Arte, curated by Giacinto di Pietrantonio, GAMeC, Bergamo, Italy.

Two times once, a project by Mr Rossi (Ryan Gander, Alek O., Matteo Rubbi, Santo Tolone, Mauro Vignando), Limoncello Gallery, London, UK.

Pleure qui peut, rit qui veut, Furla Prize, VIII Edition, Palazzo Pepoli, Bologna, Italy.

 

2010

SI, Sindrome Italiana, curated by Yves Aupetitallot, Le Magasin, Grenoble, France.

Low Déco, curated by Alessandro Rabottini, Villa Necchi Campiglio, Milan, Italy.

In Sardegna tutto è tondo, curated by Joana Escoval, Vera Cortes, Agencia de arte, Lisbon, Portugal.

ARS – Artists in Residence Show, curated by Angela Vettese and Milovan Farronato, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, Italy.

21×21. 21 artisti per il 21° secolo, curated by Francesco Bonami, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy.

Ibrido, genetica delle forme d’arte, curated by Giacinto di Pietrantonio and Francesco Garutti, PAC, Padiglione di Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy.

 

2009

Italian open, curated by AAW, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

L’indiano in giardino, a project by Alek O. and Santo Tolone, diverse venues, Isola Art Center, Milan. Italy.

Le plan methodique de F. Le Play, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France.

As you enter the exhibition, you consider this a group show by an artist you don’t know by the name of Mr. Rossi, a project by Mr Rossi (Ryan Gander, Alek O., Matteo Rubbi, Santo Tolone, Mauro Vignando) curated by AAW, Spazio Minerva, Milan, Italy.

Ange Leccia et Le Pavillon, Musée Bourdelle, Paris, France

 

2008

Permanent green / Verde permanente, Arte per le strade dell’Isola, curated by Bert Theis, Isola Art Center, Milan, Italy.

Luoghi per eroi, curated by Lorenzo Bruni, Via Nuova Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy.

 

2007

III International Prize for Performance, Centrale di Fies, Dro, Trento, Italy.

A Certain Ratio, Room Gallery, Milan, Italy.

Laws of Relativity. La legge è relativa per tutti, with Isola Art Center, curated by Anna Colin and Elena Sorokina, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’Alba, Italy.

 

2006

Fragmented show, curated by Anna Daneri, Cesare Pietroiusti, Roberto Pinto, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Viafarini, Careof, Neon, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, Italy.

La necessità di un’isola, Isola Art Center, Stecca degli artigiani, Milan, Italy.

 

2005

Art-chitecture of change, curated by Marco Scotini, Isola Art Center, Stecca degli artigiani, Milan, Italy.

 

2004

Arrivederci e grazie, curated by Alberto Garutti, Viafarini, Milan, Italy.

 


 

SPECIAL PROJECTS (selection)

 

2015-2016

Città in Residenza, workshop and public art project, in collaboration with Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Artificio, Radici e Ali, Como, Italy

 

2014

Genova MaXter Program 2014. November Issue: The Party, workshop and happening led by A Constructed World and Matteo Rubbi, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, Genoa, Italy.

 

La Bounty à Nice, a project by Claire Migraine and Thankyouforcoming, Collège Vernier, Col de Vence, Nice, France

 

2013

Sulcis Oddity, selected by GAMeC Bergamo for Kaleidoscope Venice Bar, Venice, Italy – Bounty Summer School, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy.

 

2011-2012

Magic Friday, ASU Art Museum, Arizona, USA.

Le Avventure di Kon Tiki, workshop led by Matteo Rubbi and Leonardo Chiappini, GAMeC, Bergamo, Italy.

Artissima Lido, with Cherimus, curated by Renato Leotta, Diego Perrone, Christian Frosi, Turin, Italy.

 

2010

Piero e Alweg, curated by Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, monorotaia ALWEG, Turin, Italy.

I muri della memoria, curated by GAMeC, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, Ex Chiesa della Maddalena, Bergamo, Italy.

 

2009

SCUDO, l’invention d’une radio, Radio Program, 25 January 2009, France Culture, Ajaccio, France.

 

2008

La sfida, curated by Luca Cerizza and Giacinto di Pietrantonio, IV Giornata del Contemporaneo 2008, Rotonda della Besana, Milan, Italy.

I Festival Internazionale dell’arte contemporanea, Museo Carlo Zauli, Faenza, Italy.

I sette arcobaleni, a project by Matteo Rubbi, Careof, DOCVA, New Dancing Apollo, Associazione combattenti e reduci, Piccola scuola di circo, Teatro Verga, Bticino, Ricky Bar, Milan, Italy.

 


 

CHERIMUS (www.cherimus.net)

 

2007

Co-founder of Cherimus Association with Marco Colombaioni and Emiliana Sabiu.

 

2017

CIAK! Kibera. (2nd Edition of Darajart, Artist-In-Residence Program), a project by Cherimus, with the collaboration of Amani; Nairobi, Kenya.

2015-2016

Be Smart, in collaboration with Radicate.eu and Università di Genova, Campus Universitario di Savona, Savona, Italy.

Darajart, Artist-In-Residence Program, Pilote edition, a project by Marco Colombaioni, curated by Cherimus, Amani, Fare; Nairobi, Kenya.

 

2014-2015

So Close, a project by Cherimus and Mass’Art (Tunis), TANDEM/SHAML Program, Tunisi , Tunisia; Perdaxius, Bologna, Italy.

 

2013

La biblioteca Fantastica, Villaperuccio, Santadi, Perdaxius, Piscinas, Masainas, Giba, Italy.

 

2011

CHADAL, a project by Cherimus and Ker Thiossan, Dakar, Senegal; Carbonia, Milan, Italy.

 

2009

I nomi degli alberi, with Franziska Weinberger, Zarina Bhimji, Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, Lucy+Jorge Orta, Carbonia, Iglesias, Villaperuccio, Santadi. Italy.

 

2008

La Sardegna è un’isola? with Cristiana Collu, Alberto Garutti, James Putnam, Lucy+Jorge Orta, Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, Alfredo Jaar, Simon Njami, Silvio Ciappi, Mario Cristiani; Buggerru, Iglesias, Sant’Anna Arresi, Villaperuccio. Italy.