1986 Born October 26, in Sant’Agata de’ Goti (BN)
Lives and works in Milan and Munich


Education

2017
Diplom Freie kunst / Meisterschüler, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE (class Peter Kogler)
2010
MFA Graphics, Accademia di belle arti di Brera, Milan, I (class Bernardino Luino)
2009
LLP Erasmus, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE (class Peter Kogler)
2008
BFA Graphics, Accademia di belle arti di Brera, Milan, I (class Bernardino Luino)


Solo exhibitions

2017
Snoopy, Ludwigsplatz, curated by Saskia Riedel, Saarbrücken, DE
2016
Yawp è innocente, (with Evyenia Gennadiou), Galleria Cart, Monza, I
2015 
Tu sì, Galleria Nuvole arte contemporanea, Montesarchio, I
2014
Perlen vor die Steine (with Evyenia Gennadiou and Wouter Wirth), Prince of Wales, Munich, DE
2013
Un incontro fortunato, Galleria Ostrakon, Milan, I
Mind Games, (with Ray Smith), curated by Francesco Correggia, Galleria Formentini, Milan, I
2011 
La belle aurore, curated da Anna Wondrak, La Générale en Manufacture, Paris, F
2009 
Works, Mc Gallery, New York, USA          


Group exhibitions

2018
Cerco un coccodrillo, curated by Alberto Finelli, Galleria Cart, Monza, I
Blue hour, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva, CH
Darsi, Spazio espositivo Palazzo Lombardia, Milano, I
2017
5 x 2 = 10, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva, CH
Linea continua, Villa Borletti, Origgio, (MI), I
Darsi II, Dedalus Space, Lissone (MB), I
Design on a dime, Metropolitan Pavilion, New York, NY
These are my enemies, super+CENTERCOURT, Munich, DE
These are my friends, A.01_15 / Kleines Atelier Pumhösl, ADBK, Munich, DE
Diplom, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
2016
Komplizen, Galerie HBK Saar, Saarbrücken, DE
Untitled, Villa Borletti, Origgio (VA), I
Preis der Stiftung Kunstakademie München, Karl & Faber, Munich, DE
Vizio di forma, Villa Vertua, Nova Milanese, I
Baustelle Europa, IMAL Halle 10, Munich, DE
I segni di Agathae, GAM le Ciminiere di Catania, Catania, I
Premio Santa Croce, Villa Pacchiani, Santa Croce sull’Arno, I
Jahresausstellung 2016, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
2015
Fookbooks, Coop Himmelblau, AdbK, Munich, DE
Buy the book fair, Central Booking, New York, NY
Fookbair, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildenden Künste, Frankfurt, DE
Auf der suche nach licht - nie aufhören zu beginnen, Kunstverein Wesseling, Wesseling, DE
L’arte e il torchio, Museo Civico “Ala Ponzone”, Cremona, I
Künstler vor Gericht, Amtsgericht, Munich, DE
Il maestro presenta l’allievo, Villa Schiff - Giorgini, Montignoso, I
Collateral collaboration, Kunstraum, Munich, DE
Collateral collaboration, Galleria Ostrakon, Milan, I
Postcards from the Edge, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY
München zeichnet - das kleine Format, Wäcker & Graupner, Munich, DE
Jahresausstellung 2015, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
2014
Europäische Gedanken, Halle 10. Schwere Reiterstr 2, Munich, DE
Disegnare il '700 tra Napoli e Parigi, Maschio Angioino, Neapel, I
Blackburn exchange show, The Ink Shop Printmaking Center, Ithaca, NY
Die grenzen sind fließend, Galerie Kunst/Handeln, Munich, DE
Passaggi, Circuiti dinamici, Milan, I
Member Show, Blackburn 20/20 Gallery, New York, NY
Mourning and Melancholy, Galleria Ostrakon, Milan, I
Figura acqua, Ex-fornace, Milan, I
Postcards from the edge, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY
Jahresausstellung 2014, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
2013
Siamo quel che mangiamo?, Corcoran gallery of Art, Washington DC, DC
Siamo quel che mangiamo?, Ex chiesa di San Carpoforo, Milan, I
Member Show, Blackburn 20/20 Gallery, New York, NY
Wo ist Balve?, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
Catch a glimpse, curated by Anna Wondrak, Galerie Filser & Gräf, Munich, DE
Lustgarten des 21. Jahrhunderts, Schweriner Schloss Garten, Schwerin, DE
München zeichnet, Galerie der Künstler (BBK), Munich, DE
Jahresausstellung 2013, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
2012
Carteggi, Teatro Verdi, Milan, I
- Nachwuchswettbewerb -, Kunstverein Plauen - Vogtland e.V., Plauen, DE
Lia Traces, Leipzig Trade Fair, Leipzig, DE
Jahresausstellung 2012, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
Incipit, Collezione permanente della provincia, Milan, I
Potluck house Auction, Columbia University, New York, NY
Works review, LeRoy Neiman Center, New York, NY
Spring benefit, White Box, New York, NY
Member Show, Blackburn 20/20 Gallery, New York, NY
Mein atelier - My studio, Stuttgarter Kunstverein, Stuttgart, DE
2011
Mi son perso tra le nuvole, Museo Ettore Archinti, Lodi, I
LIA-sommerausstellung, Lia International Art Center, Leipzig, DE
Jahresausstellung 2011, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
Kunstreise nach Pompei, with Lucia Lamberti, Colonia 210, Leipzig, DE
L’aur’amara, ex Chiesa di San Carpoforo, Milan, I
Il segno moltiplicato, Accademiacontemporanea, Milan, I
Eigenes/Fremdes, curated by Kristof Efferenn, Feinkost, Leipzig, DE
XD 01.User Experience Designer, Spazio Concept, Milan, I
Artexpo Arezzo, Arezzo, I
L'aur'amara, La Générale en Manufacture, Paris, F
2010
Giggling, Bubbling, Da Gallery, New York, NY
L’aur’amara, curated by Bustos Domenech, MC Gallery, New York, NY
Elogio dell’arte, Museo Fondazione Luciana Matalon, Milan, I
White Market, Performance at Das KloHauschen, Munich, DE
Jahresausstellung 2010, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
Guest artist, L.E. Smart Gallery, Jacksonville, FL
Collective show, Stolen Gallery, Ceský Krumlov, CZ
Voressen 2, Performance at Muffathalle, Munich, DE
Guest artist, Bee Gallery, Jacksonville, FL
Halleluja, Performance at Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, DE
Il mondo a Brera - La via erasmus, Villa Borromeo Visconti Litta, Lainate, I
2009
Salon I 2008, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, I


Awards

2009  Salon I, section Visual Art, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, I 


Curatorials

2018, Cerco un coccodrillo, Galleria Cart, Monza, I
2011 Die Spur, Gartenhaus der Kunst, Munich, DE
2010 Subtópos, Gartenhaus der Kunst, Munich, DE
2010 Servus!, Gartenhaus der Kunst, Munich, DE


Residencies

2008 Studio Rental, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY
2011 Lia, Leipzig International Art Center, Leipzig, DE


Public collections

Gabinetto dei Disegni e delle Stampe del Museo Civico “Ala Ponzone”, Cremona, I
Gabinetto delle Stampe Antiche e Moderne, Comune di Bagnacavallo, I
Collezione permanente della provincia, Milan, I


Bibliography

2016
Galleria Cart, Yawp è innocente, Exhibition catalogue
2014
Galleria Ostrakon, Mourning and Melancholy, Exhibition Catalogue
2013
Galerie Kunst/Handeln, Beyond the White Cube, Exhibition Catalogue
Siamo quel che mangiamo?, Ex chiesa di San Carpoforo, Milan / Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, Exhibition catalogue
München zeichnet, Galerie der Künstler (BBK), Exhibition catalogue
Un incontro fortunato, Galleria Ostrakon, Exhibition Catalogue
2012
Passages, Quaderni di grafica, N.0/ November
2010
Elogio dell'arte, Museo Fondazione Luciana Matalon, Exhibition Catalogue
2008
Salon I, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Exhibition Catalogue
© Alberto Finelli

ALBERTO FINELLI