2020 MA. Master in Didactic, Psychological, Anthropological Methodologies and Theory and Design methods. University Dante Alighieri, Reggio Calabria, IT.
2014 - 2016 MFA. Master of Fine Art. AKV | St. Joost Academy. Avans University of Applied Sciences. ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL.
2010 - 2011 Exchange student. University of Basque Country UPV | EHU. Bilbao, ES. (Contemporary Art and Photography).
2008 - 2012 BA. Academy of Fine Arts of Palermo, IT. (Graphic Design).
2020 IL CREPACCIO ig show. Curated by Caroline Corbetta. Online exhibition.
2019 Shoøt. Curated by Alessandro Pinto. Atelier Am Eck. Düsseldorf, DE.
2018 Soglia Bandita. Oltre Oreto. Curated by Rosa Cascone. Palermo, IT.
2018 Elastic. Curated by Maud Oonk. Duo exhibition with Ellen Vartun. The Orchid and the Wasp. Amsterdam, NL.
2018 Entre Dos Aguas. Duo exhibition with Domenico Palmeri. DOM art space. Palermo, IT.
2017 In My Defence, I Was Restless. Curated by Giulia Colletti. ProjectSpace1. The Art School. Glasgow, U.K.
2017 They Lost My Face. Curated by Maurice Nuiten. Electron Breda. Breda, NL.
2015 / 2016 ALL. Curated by Francesco De Grandi and VHS. Von Holden Studio. Palermo, IT. link
Group exhibitions (selection)
2021 We Dance, You Mean. Curated by Jordi Pallarès. Cerquone gallery, Madrid, ES.
2020 Palermo Microonde. Organised by Lisa Andreani e Simona Squadrito. Villa Vertua Masolo, Nova Milanese, IT. link
2019-2018 Position Palermo Palermo. Curated by Susanne Anna, Michael Kortlander and Alessandro Pinto. Museo Civico di Castelbuono, IT. | MANIFESTA12. Stadtmuseum, Düsseldorf, DE.
2019 La ripetizione è una forma di cambiamento. Haus der Kunst, Palermo, IT.
2018 STUDIO. Curated by Valentina Sansone. Magazzino Brancaccio, Palermo, IT.
2018 TALÌA: ricerche siciliane. Curated by SpazioY. SpazioY. Palermo, IT. link
2018 Liber Fare. Curated by Enzo Patti and Toni Romanelli. Palazzo Ziino. Palermo, IT.
2017 On Air. Curated by Piet de Jonge. Kaus Australis. Rotterdam, NL.
2016 From the Palms of My Hands. Curated by George Korsmit. ClubSolo. Breda, NL. link
2016 The Only Rule is Work. House for an Art Lover. Glasgow, U.K.
2016 Onderbroken Stad/ Interrupting the City. Organized by ARIA (Antwerp Research Institute for the Arts). Stadsfee- stzaal. Antwerp, BE.
2015 Space 105D5. Curated by OonkVogel. Temporary space. Amsterdam, NL.
2012 Abbey of Thelema Show. Curated by Von Holden Studio and Laboratorio Saccardi. Santa Barbara, Sicily, IT.
2012 La Rincorsa della Lepre. Curated by Massimo Ricciardo and Vincenzo Estremo. Travelling exhibition. Sicily, IT.
2011 Prezinebi. International Festival of short films of Bilbao, ES.
2009 Biennal of Young Artists of Europe and Mediterranean. BJCEM 2009. Skopje, Macedonia. link
2009 Supermegadrops 5. Curated by Mario Gorni. Crac. Cremona, IT.
2009 Videoit 2009. Un ponte sul Mediterraneo. Curated by Francesco Poli, Francesco Bernardelli, Mario Gorni, Paola Nicita, Cristiana Perrella. Fondazione Merz. Turin, IT.
2009 Young Blood 09. Selected for the Annual of the italian talents awarded in the world.
2009 Winner of the new video.it/bjcem. Video-art competition, Video.it 2009. Organized by Artegiovane. Selected work: The Betrayal of the Bridge
2020-2021 Member of Kunst Verein Düsseldorf Palermo e. V. IT, DE. link
2009-2019 Member of FARE ALA art collective. link
2018-2020 Working as assistant for the artist Gianluca Concialdi. Palermo, IT.
2018-2019 Co-founder of DOM art space, independent art space based in Palermo, IT.
2018 Participant of MANIFESTA12 Palermo. Selected with FARE ALA art collective in collaboration with WU MING2.
2018 Working as assistant for the art collective Masbedo for MANIFESTA12. Palermo, IT.
2017 Working as assistant for the artists Marjolijn Dijkman and Maarten Vanden Eynde. Het Glazen Huis. Amsterdam, NL.
2017 Working as assistant for the art collective Laboratorio Saccardi. Palermo, IT.
2016 Move Mode. Organiser of the workshop with Nina Orteu. AKV | St. Joost Academy. ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL.
2015 Politics of Installation II. Workshop lead by Jack Segbars. Paardskerkhofweg, ‘s-Hertogenbosch. NL.
2015 High Life Low Profile. Performances of participants of MFA AKV|St.Joost. Whitney Museum construction site (Highline), New York, US. link
2015 Landscape. Performance workshop at Headlong Performance Institute lead by David Brick. Philadelphia, US.
2015 Mind Gap Train Platform. Organiser of the workshop with Thành Vinh. AKV | St. Joost. Academy. ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL.
2014 Politics of Installation. Workshop lead by Jack Segbars. Onomatopee projectspace, Eindhoven, NL.
2013 Desktop / cartabiancaxpalermo. Art project and event by Cartabianca. ZAC and Teatro Garibaldi Aperto. Palermo, IT.
2009 Co-founder of FARE ALA art collective with some artists from Italy, Spain and France. link
2008 Video-art. Workshop lead by Valentina Valentini. Academy of Fine Arts of Palermo. IT.
2008 Palermo nel Cuore. Photography workshop lead by Shobha Stagnitta, daughter of Letizia Battaglia. Mother India School. Palermo, IT. link
Publications and Press
2021 Studio Foie Gras #4. link
2020 Basic Necessities. SpazioY.
2020 Visual Doggerel | CAMPO MINATO. ATP Diary. link
2020 Palermo Microonde. ATP Diary. link
2018 ILoveSicilia #137. Arte Inside, Le mostre in Sicilia. By Giulia Gueci.
2017 Libri d’Artista. Catalogue of the private collection of Academy of Fine Arts of Palermo.
2016 ILoveSicilia #120. Arte Outside, I siciliani in mostra. By Giulia Gueci.
2016 From the Palms of My Hands. Graduation show Master of Fine Art AKV|St. Joost Academy. By Miriam Bestebreurtje and Jack Segbars.
2016 AKV|St. Joost Masters’ Catalogue 2016. ISBN: 978-90-71015-47-2.
2016 The Earth, the Heart and the Art. By Adriano La Licata.
2016 Arte e Critica 84. C’è una Palermo che spinge. By Agata Polizzi. link
2009 YoungBlood 2009. Annual Italians Talents awarded in the world 2009.
2009 Skopje Biennal 2009. XIV Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean. Catalogue. Electa.
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