About

 

Giuseppina Giordano was born in Mazara del Vallo, Trapani, on November 25, 1987. In 2006 she began studying Political Science and International Relations at the University of Palermo. However, she interrupted that career in order to enroll in a Painting course at the Brera Academy of Fine Arts in Milan, from which she obtained her B.A. with honors in 2012.  In 2016 she obtained her M.A. in Sculpture with honors.

She lives and works in Milan.

  • RESIDENCIES, FELLOWSHIPS

2020

SCHEDULED, March- April

3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, JP

2019

The Studios at MASS MoCA, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, USA

2018

London Summer Intensive, Camden Arts Centre & Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

Mixed Media Residency, Conartist Collective, Manhattan, New York, USA

2017

CEAC Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen, Fujian, P.R. China 

VIR Viafarini-in-residence, Milan, Italy  

  • GRANT

2017-2020

TSS Traveling Artist, The Secular Society, USA

 

  • SOLO SHOW

2019

06/09/19 – 09/02/2020

Please, teach me the language of a rose, curated by Patrick Shaw Cable, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, USA

2017

OPEN MOUTH/ CLOSED MOUTH, curated by Ineke Gudmundsson, May Lee, Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen, China

  • SELECTED GROUP  EXHIBITIONS, FESTIVALS, FAIRS

2020

SCHEDULED, March

3331 ART FAIR, Tokyo, JP

2019

BAM Festival, ÜberMauer, Palermo, Italy. THE WALL OF DELICACY for BAM is curated by Laura Francesca di Trapani

Assenze Presenti / Ausências Presentes, curated by Isa Helena Tibùrcio, Walk-in Studio Festival, Milan, Italy

BORDER CROSSING 2019, curated by Lori Adragna, Andrea Kantos, Teatro Garibaldi, Palermo, Italy 

BienNoLo, #eptacaidecafobia, biennial exhibition of contemporary art, curated by Carlo Vanoni, ArtCityLab, Matteo Bergamini, Alcova, Milan,  Italy

2018

SECRET SHOW – S.O.S. COTTON CANDY, call for a  break,  curated by Clara Madaro, Katiuscia Pompili, Turin, Italy

LONDON SUMMER INTENSIVE  SHOWCASE, curated by Gina Buenfeld, Gemma Wright, Amanprit Sandhu, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK

La solitudine del curatore, curated by Katiuscia Pompili, Sasvatii Santamaria, Kaoz, Palermo (Italy), Manifesta 12 Collateral Events

Mixed Media Residency showcase, curated by Bryan Shevlin, Conartist, Manhattan, New York, USA

2016

Domestic Flights, curated by Vittorio Corsini, Studi Festival, Milan, Italy

2015

Il pane e le rose (Bread and roses), curated by Marco Meneguzzo, Arnaldo Pomodoro Foundation, Milan, Italy 

Nel deserto cresce la ginestra (The broom grows in the desert), curated by Maurizio Guerri, Renata Fabbri art gallery, Milan, Italy

2014

Nottilucente 2014 (Shining at night), curated by Culture Attive and Brera Academy of Fine Arts, Torregrossa Civic Museums, San Gimignano (SI), Italy

Aule aperte-Open studios, MiArt fuorisalone, MiArt fair collateral event, Brera Academy of Fine Arts, Milan, Italy

2013

Last Young: under 35 in Italia (Last Young: under 35 in Italy), curated by Arianna Baldoni, Rossella Farinotti, Lorenzo Respi, Villa Brivio, Nova Milanese (MI), Italy 

Videoart Yearbook, screening program, curated by Renato Barilli, Museo del Novecento, Milan, Italy

2012

On video for hours and hours III, curated by Renato Barilli, Guido Bartorelli, ArteBoccanera  art gallery, Trento, Italy

Videoart Yearbook 2012, Italian Videoart Festival, curated  by Renato Barilli, Guido Bartorelli, Angela Borgogelli, Paolo Granata, Saint Christina Cloister, Bologna, Italy

 

  • AWARDS

Arteam Cup, winner of Espoarte Prize, Villa Nobel, Sanremo, Italy

COMBAT PRIZE, finalist, Museo Civico Giovanni Fattori, Livorno, Italy

Arte Laguna Prize, finalist, Venice, Italy

2018

Premio Francesco Fabbri per le arti contemporaneefinalist, Pieve di Soligo, Italy

2012

Salon primo 2012, first prize, Milan, Italy 

2011

Envie Prize, finalist, Milan, Italy 

 

  •  TALKS AND WORKSHOPS

2020

SCHEDULED, February

WORKSHOP, TRACES OF DREAMT CHILDREN, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, USA

2019

TALK, Meet The Artist, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, USA

WORKSHOP, DIY vase, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, USA

2018

TALK, Presente!, Brera Academy of fine arts, Milan, Italy

 

  • OTHER EXPERIENCES

2016 /2017 

Responsible for TSS of the virtual reality project “Labyrinth”, by Arnaldo Pomodoro, on show from 30/11/2016 to 5/02/2017 at Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy