BIOGRAPHY
Born 1979 in Rome
Lives and works in Rome and Greece
EDUCATION
Philosophy, Università La Sapienza, Rome
AWARDS
2012
Future Generation Art Prize, Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev
COLLECTIONS
Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy
MAXXI, Rome, Italy
Museion, Bozen, Italy
Nomas Foundation, Rome, Italy
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Frac Franche-Comté, Besançon, France
La Gaia, Turin, Italy
Colección Inelcom, Madrid, Spain
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
STONE BROKEN CIRCUIT, König Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2015
Eddy Current, Zero…, Milan, Italy
2014
Asymmetry of Probability, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, USA
ILIOKATAKINIOMUMASTILOPSARODIMAKOPIOTITA, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy
2013
Fall 2013 International Artists-in-Residence Program, Artpace, San Antonio, Italy
Maybe Tomorrow, Artpace, San Antonio, USA
2010
Fomuška, Museion, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy
2009
Fomuška, Secession, Vienna , Austria
Inner Disorder, Johann König, Berlin, Germany
Inner Disorder, ZERO…, Milan, Italy
Fomuška, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Altrove / Elsewhere, Foksal Gallery Foundation (in collaboration with Mika Vaino), Warsaw, Poland
Gakona, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2008
Altrove / Elsewhere, Galleria Nazionale dʼArte Moderna (in collaboration with Mika Vainio), Rome, Italy
Micol Assael, Porta di concentrazione gravitazionale, Edicola Notte, Rome, Italy
2007
Johann König (in collaboration with Mika Vainio), Berlin, Germany
Chizhevsky Lessons, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2005
Free Fall in the Vortex of Time, ZERO…, Milan, Italy
2004
D-segni, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (curated by Ilaria Bonacossa)
Sleeplessness, Galleria Bonomo, Bari, Italy
2002
La Folie de la Villa Medicis, Villa Medicis, Academie de France, Rome, Italy (curated by Chiara Parisi)
2001
Galleria Studio 34, Salerno, Italy
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
The Milky Way, Fondazione Marconi, Milan, Italy
Scarecrows, Sigalas Vineyard, Santorini, Greece
The Picture Club, American Academy in Rome, Italy
Part of the Process 7, FutureDome, Zero…, Milan, Italy
2015
Collecting for Tomorrow: New Works at Museion, MUSEION, Bolzano, Italy
519+40, Fondazione Pastificio Cerere, Rome, Italy
2014
The Yellow Side of Sociality, curated by Nicola Setari, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium
Intenzione manifesta, curated by Beatrice Merz, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Premio Italia Arte Contemporanea, MAXXI, Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo, Rome, Italy
Sculpture Unchaperoned contemporary international positions selected by artist Michael Kienzer, Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman, Vienna , Austria
Imitatio Christie’s - (partoftheprocess6), Zero…, Milan, Italy
Video screening 25, Zero…, Milan, Italy
2013
Des Mondes Possibles, Frac Franche-Comté, Besançon, France
Collection Sandretto Re Rebaudengo: Have you seen me before?, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
Extra Large, MACRO Testaccio, Rome, Italy
Dread - fear in the age of technological acceleration, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, NL
New Works #1, Sprovieri, London, UK
Future Generation Art Prize 2013, Palazzo Contarini Polignac, collateral event of the 55th Venice Biennale, Venezia, Italy
Of Love, Pain, and Passioned Revolt (Then Farewell, My Beloved, ʻtil Itʼs Freedom Day), ZERO..., Milan, Italy
2012
Future Generation Art Price Shortlist, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
2011
Spaceship Earth, Centre of Contemporary Art in Torun, Poland
When in Rome Thirty works of art between now and then, Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles, LA, CA, USA
Out of Storage, Maastricht, NL
2010
Spazio, curated by Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo, Rome, Italy
Press Art - Sammlung Annette und Peter Nobel, Museum der Moderne – MdM Rupertinum, Salzburg, Austria
Director’s Choice, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark
Mutinity seemed a probability, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy
21x21, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Star City, The Future Under Communism, Nottingham Contemporary, UK
2009
Gakona - Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Aspects of collecting, Essl Museum, Vienna, Austria
Barock - Arte, MADRE Museum, Naples, Italy
Italics. Arte italiana fra tradizione e rivoluzione, 1968-2008, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA
Italian Open - Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Chasing Napoleon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris , France
1989 – 2009. Overview, Celebration, Critique, Galleria Civica, Trento, Italy
Espellos = Espejos = Mirrors, curated by Gyonata Bonvicini, MARCO, Vigo, Spain
Life Forms, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Short Circuits, Peter Blum, New York, USA
Second Hand, Engholm Engelhorn Galerie, Vienna , Austria
2008
In living contact, 28th Bienal de Sao Paulo, Bienal Pavilion, Sao Paulo, Brazil (curated by Ivo Mesquita)
/italics/. Arte italiana fra tradizione e rivoluzione 1968-2008, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy (curated by Franceso Bonami)
Ad Absurdum - Zeitgemäße Aperate - Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn, Germany
Partoftheprocess3, ZERO…, Milan, Italy
When a clock is seen from the side it no longer tells the time, Johann König, Berlin, Germany
Revolution - forms that turn, 16th Biennale of Sydney, Cockatoo Island, Sydney, USA (curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev)
... 5 minutes later, Kunst-Werke - Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany (curated by Susanne Pfeffer)
After Nature, New Museum, New York, USA (curated by Massimiliano Gioni)
2007
La parola nell'arte. Ricerche d'avanguardia nel '900. Dal Futurismo ad oggi attraverso le Collezioni del Mart, Mart, Rovereto, Italy
MARTa schweigt - Garde de silence, le silence te gardera. Marta, Herford, Germany
Ou? Scenes du Sud: Espagne, Italie, Protugal, Carre d'Art, Musee d'Art Contemporain de Nimes, Nimes, France (curated by Françoise Cohen)
Luce di pietra, Palazzo Farnese, Rome, Italy (curated by Henry-Claude Cousseau and Marcello Smarrelli)
Schmerz, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum fur Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany
Silence. Listen to the Show, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Luce di pietra, Palazzo Farnese, Rome , Italy
2006
My Private escaped from Italy, Centre International d'art et du paysage, Ile de Vassiviere, France
Inaugural Exhibition, Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
Of mice and men, 4th Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany (curated by Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni and Ali Subotnick)
2005
T-1 La sindrome di Pantagruel, Turin, Italy (curated by Carolyn Christoph-Bagargiev and Francesco Bonami)
Sempre un po piu lontano, 51. Biennale di Venezia - Esposizione Internazionale di Venezia, Venise, Italy (curated by Rosa Martinez)
Bidibidobidiboo, Fondazione Sandretto Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Work Time/Life Time/Material Time, Reykjavik Art Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland (curated by Jessica Morgan)
Radio Days, CTP, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, NL
Non Toccare la Donna Bianca, Castel dell'Ovo, Naples, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Dialectics of hope-1°, Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Former Lenin Museum, Moscow, Russia (curated by Joseph Backstein, Daniel Birnbaum, Nicolas Bourriaud, Iara Boubnova, Hans Ulrich Obrist and Rosa Martinez)
2004
Rendez-Vous, La Jeune Creation Contemporaine, Musee d'art Contemporain, Lyon, France (curated by Hauviette Bethemont, Isabelle Bortolotti, Yves Robert and Dirk Snauwaert)
Non Toccare la Donna Bianca, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Whit all due Intent..., Manifesta 5, Donostia, San Sebastian, Spain (curated by Massimiliano Gioni and Marta Kuzma)
Great Expectations!, Fuori Uso, Pescara, Italy (curated by Charlotte Laubard, Chiara Parisi, Alessandro Rabottini, Marcello Smarrelli)
Micol Assael, Nico dockx, Rikrit Tiravanja, Museum in Progress, San Giminiano, Italy (curated by Chris Dercon and Hans Ulrich Obrist)
2003
Sogni e Conflitti: La Dittatura dello Spettatore, 50° Biennale di Venezia - Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte, Sezione: La Zona, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Venise, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Sub-Real-Reality Survival Strategies, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam, NL (curated by Bartolomeo Pietromarchi)
Fatamorgana, ZERO..., Piacenza, Italy
2002
Exit, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (curated by Francesco Bonami)
FullContact, Galleria Civica d’Arte Contemporanea, Siracusa, Italy
2001
Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Siracusa, Italy (curated by Sergio Risaliti, Salvatore Lacagnina and Caroline Corbetta)
Prototipi 0.1, Fondazione A.Olivetti, Rome, Italy (curated by Stefano Chiodi and Bartolomeo Pietromarchi)
2000
Affinites Electives 2, Galerie du Jour - Agnes B., Paris, France
Offered Spaces-Spazi Offerti, San Casciano de Bagni, Italy (curated by Simonetta Lux e Chiara Parisi)
1999
Young International Artists, Palazzo Rialto, Rome , Italy