Andrea Mariconti

1978 · Italy

Andrea Mariconti was born in Italy in 1978. He lives and works between Cremona and Milan (Italy). Graduated at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, major in visual arts and scenography, he has been appointed assistant professor at NABA (Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti) of Milan. Between 2005 and 2006 he has been in Kosovo teaching art therapy to childs victims of war traumas and he has been teacher to a disabled students school of drama. In 2005 he attend to an Anselm Kiefer workshop, during the setting up of the Seven Heavenly Palaces at the Hangar Bicocca in Milan. Since from 2009 he has conducted a wide range of experience of laboratories in the social health sector, in Italy and South Africa (orphans, psychiatry, oncology, kids with relation problems). In 2011 he wins the Best of Show at the UNESCO International Bioethics Art Prize. In 2015 he conducted a project for the Universal Exposition Fair hosted in Milan, Italy, focusing on a new dynamic experience about the Diocesano Museum in Milan (Kanon Mouseion). Since the first exhibition in 2003 he is represented in the most important International art fairs (Basel, Tai Pei, Karlsruhe, Strasbourg, Milan, Verona, Basel). He works with natural materials (ashes – wax – copper – bronze – petroil – raw soil ), the only colour he uses in his paintings is ‘white’. His work is about exploration of materials, their expressive and conceptual properties and their transmutation.

SOLO SHOWS 2018 Spielen mit Geistern, curated by Paolo Rondini, Luisa Catucci Gallery, Berlin (D) Still Life, Galleria Nuovo Spazio, Piacenza 2016 Kanon III Halos, curated by M.G.Melandri, MAG Museum - Magazzini del Sale, Cervia (IT) 2015 Keramos, a cura di G. Intra Sidola, Federico Rui Arte Contemporanea, Milano Kanon I habitat mouseion, a cura di G. Intra Sidola e Anonio Spadaro, Museo Diocesiano, Milano Kanon II homo viator, a cura di G. Intra Sidola, Spazio 88, Roma 2014 Attraction, a cura di A. Redaelli, Galleria Punto sull'Arte, Varese 2013 Kanon, a cura di E.Beluffi, Federico Rui Arte Contemporanea, Milano 2012 Storia Naturale, a cura di E.Beluffi, Fondazione BiPiElle, Lodi Mensa Acquorea, a cura di C.Frequellucci, Galleria Percorsi, Rimini Aleifar, a cura di Stefano Castelli, Galleria Rotta Farinelli, Genova 2011 Ecumene| terra da abitare, a cura di F.Baboni-S.Taddei, Sala Espositiva Telemaco Signorini, Portoferraio (Li) La natura organica della memoria genera l’opera,a cura di E.Beluffi, Palazzo Comunale Sala dei Decurioni, Cremona La natura organica della memoria genera l’opera, a cura di E.Beluffi, Galleria NuovoSpazio, Piacenza 2010 I resti del tempo, Galleria Federico Rui, Milano Blackcoal, a cura di Natalia Vecchia, Galleria ZeroOtto, Lodi 2009 No more me, Bell Roberts Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa 2007 Quia Pulvis, a cura di Fabrizio Dentice, Galleria Pittura Italiana, Milano Le ombre delle idee,a cura di Fra G. La Rocca, Galleria L’Ariete, Bologna 2006 Andrea Mariconti, a cura di Maurizio Sciaccaluga, Galleria Pittura Italiana, Milano Silenzi, a cura di Flaminio Gualdoni, Galleria L'Ariete, Bologna 2004 Nozzechimiche, a cura di Galleria Pittura Italiana, Spazio Cailan’d, Milano, Rumore bianco, a cura di Francesco Gesti e Antonio Spadaro, Galleria Arturarte, Nepi (VT) Ri-trarre, a cura di Paolo Klun, Home Gallery, Napoli Andrea Mariconti, a cura di Francesco Gesti, Davide Dall’ombra e Marco Vianello, Meeting di Rimini 2003 Interferenze, Spazio S. Fedele, a cura di Antonio Spadaro e Rodolfo Balzarotti, Milano

Andrea Mariconti