Alessandro Piangiamore

Born in 1976, Enna. Lives and works in Rome.


Prizes and Residences


Winner of Premio Cairo, Milan, Italy


Winner of Global Art Programme, Khoj Studio, New Delhi, in collaboration with Artegiovane Turin, Italy


Pagine Bianche d’Autore 2007/2008, Sicily, Italy


Passport Prize, Centre International d’Accueil et d’Echanges des Récollets, Paris, with DENA Foundation for Contemporary Art, France


Solo Exhibitions


Quaranta, Magazzino, Roma

Attorno ad una conchiglia vuota, Italian Institute of Culture, Paris


Primavera Piangiamore, Les Modules, Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France


Tutto il vento che c’è, Galleria Segantini, Arco, Italy


Tutto il vento che c’è / All the wind that blows, GAMeC Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy

Testimone di fatti ordinari / Witness of ordinary facts, Magazzino, Rome, Italy


When the today’s outside was inside and the inside was outside, Fondazione Brodbeck, Catania, in collaboration with Palazzo Riso Museum of Contemporary Art, Palermo, Italy


Commonplace, a double solo show with Stanislao di Giugno, Galleria Tiziana Di Caro, Salerno, Italy


A Private Matter, Magazzino, Rome, Italy


Challenging truth through gravity, Paolo Bonzano Gallery, Rome, Italy


L’osso è sacro, Angelo Mai Institute, Rome, curated by Marianna Vecellio (cat.). Italy


InFrantumi, Rialto Santambrogio, Rome, site-specific installation, Italy


Group Exhibitions (selection)


Time is Out Of Joint, directed by Cristiana Collu, GNAM, Rome, Italy

Par Tibi Roma Nihil, curated by Raffaella Frascarelli, Colle Palatino, Rome, Italy

The lasting. L’intervallo e la durata, curated by Saretto Cincinelli, GNAM, Rome, Italy

Qaui. Galleria Giovanni Bonelli, Milan, Italy

Cosa rimane, Evento Ipercorpo 2016, curated by Davide Ferri, Forlì, Italy

Not Really Really, Frederic de Goldshimt Collection, Brussels

La pelle, Fondaco hosted by Officina, Brussels


In che senso italiano? (Ancora!), BIBO’s Place, Todi, Italy

Premio Cairo, Palazzo della Permanente, Milan, Italy

Èdra. Tutta l’Italia è silenziosa, curated by Davide Ferri, Accademia di Spagna and Istituto Polacco, Rome, Italy

Ce l’ho / mi manca, curated by Agata Polizzi, Museo Mandralisca, Cefalù, Sicily, Italy

GAP / Global Art Programme – Waiting for Expo 2015, La Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, Italy

Milk Revolution, a group show compiled by CURA, American Academy in Rome, Italy


There is no place like home, Via Aurelia Antica 425, Roma, Italy

Meteorite in Giardino (il meteorite in ambiente), Nuovo Spazio di Casso, Casso Pordenone, Italy

Meteorite in giardino, Fondazione Merz, Turin, Italy


Sletto & Corso, 20th Selestat Biennale, curated by Marc Bembekoff, Selestat, France

Fig. 2: Natura Morta, curated by Ilaria Gianni and Cecilia Canziani, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy


Re-Generation, curated by Maria Alicata and Ilaria Gianni, MACRO Museum, Rome, Italy

Smeared with the Gold of the Opulent Sun, curated by Chris Sharp Nomas Foundation, Rome, Italy

Dormitorio Pubblico, curated by Marianna Vecellio, Campoli Presti Gallery, London, UK

Valentini Contemporary, curated by Damiana Leoni, Palazzo Valentini, Rome, Italy


Voglio soltanto essere amato, MAGA, Gallarate, curated by MAP project (cat.)

When In Rome, curated by Luca Lo Pinto and Valerio Mannucci, Italian Institute of Culture, Los Angeles, USA (cat.)

ECC, curated by Claudio Libero Pisano, National Gallery of Cosenza, Italy

Never talk to strangers, curated by Charlotte Artus, Edel Assanti, London, UK


PPS Paesaggio e Popolo della Sicilia, curated by Giovanni Iovane, Palazzo Riso Museum of Contemporary Art, Palermo, Italy (cat.)

ECC, curated by Claudio Libero Pisano, CIAC, Museum of Genazzano, Italy (cat.)

Italian sculpture of the XXI century, curated by Marco Meneguzzo, Fondazione Pomodoro, Milan, Italy (cat.)

Mutinity seemed a probability, curated by Adrienne Drake, Giuliani Foundation, Rome, Italy (cat.)

Artist in residence show, curated by Angela Vettese and Milovan Farronato, Fondazione Pomodoro, Milan, Italy

Into the folds of the World, curated by Cristiana Collu, Foro Boario, Oristano, Italy

Super Eco, curated by Emanuela Nobile Mino, Aranciera del Semenzaio di San Sisto, Roma, Italy (cat.)


The sky into a room, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Monfalcone, curated by Andrea Bruciati

Lum Prize, Bari, curated by Francesco Stocchi, Luca Cerizza and Antonella Marino (cat.)

Let’s forget about today until tomorrow, Brown Space, Milan, curated by Marco Tagliafierro (cat.)

New Italian Epic, Brown Space, Milan, curated by Andrea Bruciati

Usine de Reve, 26cc, Rome, curated by Cecilia Casorati and Sabrina Vedovotto (cat.)

Emerging Talents, Center for Contemporary Culture, Palazzo Strozzi Foundation, Florence, curated by Andrea Bellini, Luca Cerizza, Caroline Corbetta, Andrea Lissoni, Paolo Parisi (cat.)

Talent Prize 2009, Centrale Montemartini, Rome (cat.)

Two video, a project and an air ballon, Convento Domenicano, Altomonte (Cs), curated by Gianni Piacentini

Wintry, Magazzino, Rome


T2, The 50th moons of Saturn, Castello di Rivoli Museum of Contemporary Art, Turin, curated by Daniel Birnbaum (cat.)

Fuori luogo – Out of Place, public project for parallel events of MANIFESTA 7, Trento, curated by Federico Mazzonelli (cat.)

Esplorazioni, Temple Gallery, Rome, curated By Lexi Eberspacher and Shara Wasserman

Beware of The Wolf, American Academy in Rome, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti and Lexi Eberspacher

Contemporary art through posters, Palazzo Lantieri, Gorizia, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti

3500cm², curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, Uqbar, Berlin, Germany


Round Trip- An Itinerary between Paris, Milan and New York, Centre International d’Accueil et d’Echanges des Récollets, with DENA Foundation for Contemporary Art, Paris, France

PAN HOST, curated by Laura Barreca, Palazzo delle Arti, Naples, Italy

ACCA, curated by Cordula Von Keller, International Association of Corpotate Collections of Contemporary Art, Congress Centre Basel, Basel Art Fair, Switzerland

Inscriptions, curated by Jimena Acosta, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’Alba – Turin, Italy (cat.)

…ma come mai?, Paolo Bonzano Gallery, Rome, Italy (cat.)


Gulf Prize, curated by Bruno Corà, CAMeC, Museom of modern and contemporary art, La Spezia, Italy (cat.)

Spinola Banna Foundation, curated by Gail Cocranne, Guido Costa and Mario Airò Turin, Italy

Private, house of Athena Panni, curated by Benedetta di Loreto, Rome, Italy (cat.)

Biennale Adriatica Arti Nuove, curated by Antonio Arevalo, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy (cat.)

1.60insurgentspage, curated by Stefano Romano, Tirana, Albania


CopyFight, with, Museo de Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

3500 cm², curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, Blueroom, Rome, Italy

C3, cuated by Arcanoise, Contemporary Art Museum of Gibellina, Italy


1+1, curated by Carla Subrizi, Fondazione Baruchello, Rome, Italy (cat.)

Inside Out, a temporary art collection, curated by Francesco Ventrella and Maria Alicata, Red Bull Music Accademy, Rome, Italy (cat.)

Things of Pablo Neruda, Italo latino American Institute, Rome, Italy (cat.)

49/Think Over, curated by Peter Ricards, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Ireland

Circolaréa, curated by Gabriele Gaspari and Giulia Ferracci, Villa Sciarra, Frascati, Italy (cat.)

First Love, curated by Antonio Arevalo, Blera Festival,


Special Projects (selection)

La scrittura degli echi, a project curated by NERO for “The Indipendent” at MAXXI, Rome


The wall (archives)#3, curated by Pietro Gaglianò, Nosadella.due, Bologna, Italy


The Only One, curated by Julia Trolp, Trieste Contemporanea, Studio Tommaseo, Trieste, Italy (cat.)


Quattro ipotesi di desiderio, curated by Maria Rosa Sossai, in collaboration with Liceo Artistico Giorgio De Chirico di Roma and 1:1projects, Italy

Nothing’s gonna change my world, curated by 1:1projects, Swiss Institute in Rome, Italy


Manual, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Kracow, Poland

Adolfo Pini Contemporary Art Prize, curated by Edoardo Gnemmi, Italy

The Unfair Fair, curated by Cecilia Canziani and Vincent Honoré,, Loto Desing, Rome, Italy


Selection of Audioworks for ART RADIO LIVE, curated by Laura Barreca, a project of PS1 MoMA, PAN | Palazzo delle Arti, Naples, Perna Foundation, Venice 2007, Italy

We Are All Outlaw In The Name Of Perù, curated by José Cuervo, Rome, Italy

Evolution del’art,

Out of contest, Parallel Events of MANIFESTA 7, curated by Daria Filardo, Gino Gianuizzi and Cecilia Guida,

Trento, Rovereto and Bolzano, Italy

Piangiamore/Mazzi, curated by Gaia Pasi, Daniele Ugolini, Florence, Italy


Private, catalogue with DROME magazine

Fuori Onda, Paolo Bonzano Gallery, Rome, Italy

OutArt, curated by Eleonora Sgaravatti, Villa dei Quintili, Roma, Italy (cat.)


I solisti e la banda, workshop with Cesare Pietroiusti, Fondazione Baruchello, Rome, Italy

Quarantanove, curated by Carlotta Sylos Calò, Studio Lipoli&Lopez, Rome, Italy