Valentina D’Amaro

Exposiciones (selección)

2016

Into the Woods, Villa Contemporanea, v. Bergamo, 20, Monza, Italy

Learning from Lascaux, Museo Fiorentino di Preistoria “Paolo Graziosi”, Florence

Noplace2,  Castello di Fombio, Lodi

Katzen Kabinet, Mars, Milano

2015
“Vespro”, Dimora Artica, Milan. Curated by A. Lacarpia
“Pro-so-po-pè-a”, curated by F. Fontana, Festival Studi, Milano

Tra Terra e Cielo, the Workbench, Milan

Acqua è, Expo Venice, Venice

Synopsis II,  Dimora Artica, Milan

Pitture di Paesaggio, Museo Biumi Innocenti, Pallanza Verbania

2014
“Naturale Irrealtà”, Palazzo Parasi, Cannobio (VB). Critic text by A. Lacarpia
“Landscape Portraits”, Spazio Transiti, Marina di Scarlino (GR)
“2000Maniacs The Big Instant Painting Show Art Verona”, Verona curated by L. Boisi e A. Bruciati
“Prière de toucher 3”, MARS, Milano, curated by E. Cristini e G. Brivio
“Alcuni paesaggi”, Progetto LANDINA Esperienze di Pittura En Plein Air, Villa Giulia, Pallanza (VB), curated by L. Boisi
“Upward Positive Leaders + Drawings From Lightnings”, Kunstverein Neukolln, Berlin, curated by L. Santamaria
“Made Painting in Italy”, galerie Van Campen & Rochtus, Antwerp, curated by W. Verginer

2013
“Diàlogo entre paisajes” Valentina D’Amaro & Miguel Angel Iglesias, N2 galerìa, Barcelona
“Artrissima” galleria Artra, Milan, curated by C. Guidi
Scope Art Show, galleria Ghetta, Ortisei

2012
“Oltre il paesaggio” Galleria Ghetta, Galleria Eventinove, Borgomanero (No) and Galleria Marcorossi Artecontemporanea, Monza (Mb), Text by C. Guidi
“Biennale Italia – Cina”,Villa Reale, Monza (Mb)
“Anni ’90”, Studio d’Arte Cannaviello, Milano
“Delle dissonanze – Antonio Stellatelli Collection”, Palazzo della Ragione, Verona
“Bianca feat. Mars”, Galleria Bianca, Palermo

2011
Valentina D’Amaro – Mars (Milan Artist Run Space), Milano
“54ma Biennale di Venezia”, Padiglione Italia, Padiglione Regione Lombardia,
Palazzo Te, Mantova (Mn)

2010
“ Sovereign European Art Prize” Barbican Center, London
“Trees, bushes and fiels” Galleria Astuni, Pietrasenta, (LU). Text in catalogue by Michele Robecchi

2009
“Una forza del passato “ HangArt-7 13th edition, Hangar-7 Salzburg, Austria. Curated by L.  Reddeker and Basis-wien
“I was so much older then, I’m younger than that now” galleria Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

2008
“2000/2008 Arte a Legnano. Idee per una Pinacoteca”Castello Visconteo, Legnano (MI), a cura di F. Arensi

2007
“Nuovi Pittori della Realtà” PAC, Milan
“Nuovi Realismi“ Premio Michetti, Museo Michetti, Palazzo San Domenico, Francavilla al Mare
“La Nuova Figurazione in Italia – to be continued”Fabbrica Borroni, Milano

2006
“Shizen” Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan. Text by Luca Beatrice

2005
“Expanded Painting” Prague Biennal 2, Karlin Hall. Prague. Curated by G.Politi and Helena Kontova.
“Landscapes” Galeria Jorge Shirley, Lisbon
“Premio Cairo 2005” (Cairo Prize) – Winner – Palazzo della Permanente, Milano
“Padiglione Italia out of Biennale” Trevi Flash Art Museum, Trevi, Italy. Curated by G. Politi

2004
“Italian painting: A new landscape” Galerie Hof & Huyser, Amsterdam
“December/Dicembre” Galleria Astuni, Pietrasanta, Italy
“Senza Titolo”, Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan. Text by Gianni Romano

2003
“La Pittura come concetto” (Painting as concept), Palazzo Ducale, Massa, Italy
“Colectiva”, Galeria Jorge Shirley, Lisbon
“Toscana Picta” Italian Culture Institute of Lisbon, Lisbon

2002
“Faces and Places” Biagiotti contemporary art gallery, Florence
“Four ways” The four ways of the new italian contemporary landscape. Modern Art Gallery and St. Antonio Abate Church, Udine, Italy
Kunstadapter gallery, Frankfurt

2001
“Junge Italienische Malerei” (Young Italian Painting), Galerie Binz&Krämer, Köln – Fabjbasaglia Gallery, Rimini, Italy – Ernst Hilger Gallery, Wien – Espace Ernst Hilger, Paris
De March-Solbiati Contemporary Art Gallery, Milan. Text by Gianni Romano

2000
“Sui Generis” P.A.C. (Contemporary Art Pavillion), Milan
“Italian Memories” Guang Dong Museum of contemporary art, Canton, China

PREMIOS

2012

Finalist at the Terna Prize for Megawatt category

2010

Shortlisted for Sovereign European Art Prize, Barbican Centre, London

2005

Winner of the PREMIO CAIRO 6th edition, promoted by Arte Mondadori magazine and Urbano Cairo Editions:
Ten senior artists selected 30 young italian artists. A critic committee awarded the prize
Senior Artists: Omar Galliani, Piero Gilardi, Aldo Mondino, Gian Marco Montesano, Giulio Paolini, Fabrizio Plessi, Salvo, Studio Azzurro, Massimo Vitali, Gilberto Zorio.
Members of Committee: Rosellina Archinto (Director of the Permanente Museum of Milan), Fabio Cavallucci (Director of the Galleria Civica di Trento), Daniela Clerici (Director Arte), Massimiliano Gioni (Director of the Fondazione Trussardi, Milan and Curator of Berlin Biennal 2006), Gianfranco Maraniello (Director of the Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Bologna), Jean-Hubert Martin (Director of the Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea of Milan and Kunst Palast Museum, Dusseldorf), Marco Pierini (Director of the Contemporary Art Center Palazzo delle Papesse of Siena) and Stefano Zecchi (Professor of “Aesthetics” at the Università degli Studi of Milan and Culture Councillor of the city of Milan)