Andrea Morucchio Multikonstnären från Italien ställer ut på Ugallery i Stockholm 14 februari - 3 mars 2013

Pressmeddelande   •   Feb 05, 2013 15:22 CET

Mer om Andrea Morucchio Skulptur, installation, video och fotokonst

After receiving a degree in Political Science from the University of Padua, Andrea Morucchio began his photographic career in 1989. In the mid-90s he produced an important body of work connected to prolonged stays in Cuba and Nepal. Since the end of the '90s, he has expanded his own linguistic research – often based on considerations of a socio-political nature – in various directions, from sculpture to installation, from video to photography and performance. His works are preserved in the Museo del Vetro / Glass Museum, Murano, Musei Civici, Venezia and in the Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Australia. He has been the curator of various exhibitions and art projects, such as PetroLogiche (2004), dealing with issues regarding the problems caused by the Petrochemical of Porto Marghera, Mars Pavilion (2005) during the 52^ Biennale di Venezia at the Greenhouse of the Giardini di Castello, Venezia.

2012  He takes part in the project Winning Hearts and Minds curated by Critical Art Ensemble at dOCUMENTA (13) with a re-edition of the Eidetic Bush video (2003), Space 42, Hauptbahnhof, Kassel. Enjoy the Silence is the title of his fourth photographic solo show presenting a selection of photos from 2008 to 2012, Shots Gallery, Bergamo. 

2011  During the 54^ Biennale di Venezia, Morucchio set up in Ca' Pesaro, International Gallery of Modern Art, Venezia, the solo show Back in Black curated by Silvio Fuso. The exhibition comprises a selection of works, particularly representative of Andrea Morucchio’s art journey where the most obvious link is the black colour. He takes part, with a photographic diptych, at the 54Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione Italia, Lo Stato dell'Arte, Villa Contarini, Padova.

2009  He partecipated in Krossing, collateral event of 53^ Biennale di Venezia, presenting the photographic triptych Improvviso terrore mi sospende il fiato e allarga nella notte gli occhi / A sudden terror halts my breath and widens my eyes in the night, Forte Marghera, Venezia.


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