Biography


ANDREA ROMANO

Born in 1984, lives and works in Milan

 

EDUCATION

2010                   BA in Visual Arts, Brera Academy of Fine Art, Milan

 

SOLO SHOWS

2021

Gaudel de Stampa, Paris (upcoming September)

Anteo, Santolarosa, Oslo (upcoming)

Legato, curated by Matilde Galletti, in collaboration with Karussell and FAI-Fondo Ambiente Italiano, Palazzo Falconi, Fermo

2018

Alessandro Agudio & Andrea Romano + Francisco Goya, Octagon, Milan. (with Alessandro Agudio)

2017

Milka, curated by Rischa Paterlini, Collezione Giuseppe Iannaccone, Milan

Mario Airó-Andrea Romano,  Galleria Vistamare, Pescara (with Mario Airò)

2015

Doorkijkje, Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2013

DoorkijkjeFluxia, Milan

Untitled, Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2011

Claque & Shill, curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Gasconade, Milan

 

GROUP SHOWS

2021

Stone Age, curated by Aline Girard, Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2020

The Give. On life and Death, curated by Stefano Raimondi, Palazzo della Ragione, Bergamo

Le Arti, 1964-2020. The Practice of Drawing, Vistamare Studio, Milan

Ghirigoro, curated by Francesco Tenaglia, Pio Pico, Los Angeles

2019

La terra piatta e la dimensione lirica di un luogo come se regredire fosse inventare, curated by Matt Paweski and Jacopo Mazzetti, Octagon, Milan

2018

Les Pratiques Solitaires, curated by Franceso Garutti and Vittorio Dapelo, The view, St’Ilario, Genova.

A Few of the Things you Left Behind, curated by Francesco Tenaglia, Edicola Radetzky, Milan.

2017

LIVE END DREAM NO, curated by Eva Fabbris, Galerie Steinek, Vienna

2016

EHI, VOI!, curated by Michele D’Aurizio, within ALTRI TEMI ALTRI MITI, 16A Quadriennale di Roma, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome

The picture Club, within Across the Board, curated by Ilaria Gianni, Gianni Politi, Saverio Verini,  American Academy in Rome, Rome

Imagine, curated by Domenico De Chirico, Brand New Gallery, Milan

2015

Ennesima, Una mostra di sette mostre sull’arte italiana, curated by Vincenzo de Bellis, La Triennale di Milano, Milano

Club of Matinee Idolz, Co2, Turin

Moroso Concept for Contemporary Art, Villa Manin, Passariano

Hairy plotter and the polygrapher’s tones, Toves, Copenhagen

2014

Pre post alphabet, Curated by Eva Fabbris and Gigiotto Del Vecchio, Fondazione Morra, Museo Nitsch, Naples

Contromicheael, within DER BLITZ, curated by Cripta 747. MAG, Galleria Civica G. Segantini, Arco

Italian Summer, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz

2013

Rosa Titanica, curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Gasconade’s Guest, Rome

2012

Record, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Venice

Better than beter, Copenhagen Place, London

FW2013RTW (Kudos), curated by curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome

Les Associations Libres, project by Dena Foundation for Contemporary Art, within Retour à l‘intime, la collection Giuliana et Tommaso Setari, La maison rouge-Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris

Orlando, curated by Luca Francesconi, Fondazione Brodbeck, Catania

Sous les pavés, la plage, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin

Pose position, curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Galerie 1M3, Lausanne

Take the leap, Peep-Hole Annual Benefit, Peep-Hole, Milan

Io Tu Lui Lei, curated by Associazione E. Palazzetto Tito, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice

 

SPECIAL PROJECTS, WORSHOPS, RECIDENCIES

2020
Silenzio, Giorgio Galotti, Turin

2019
September Book, curated by Dallas, Fondazione ICA Milano, Milan

2018
Tesoro, Mega, Milan (Solo)

CLAQUE & SHILL, Limited edition for Flapper, SS2019 Collection

2017
Trigger Party, a project by Siliqoon, Marsèlleria, Milan

2016
IL MONTE GALALA,  permanent public sculpture commissioned by Tatweer Mirs in collaboration with Fare-Frigoriferi Milanesi, Il Cairo/Sokhna (Solo)

Le Petit Jeu (On going),  Università Bocconi di Milano (with Gasconade)

2015

Paramount Ranch, Los Angeles, CA

Sala d’aspetto, curated by Anna Musini and Elisa Penagini, Private Studio, Milan (with Elisa Sighicelli)

2014
CLAQUE & SHILL, The Blank. Zandobbio marble caves, Bergamo (Solo)

II STILE, project by Paolo Chiasera, Patrick Tuttofuoco’s studio, Berlin (with Dario D’Aronco)

Aida, Museo Carlo Zauli, Faenza, Via Farini DOCVA, Milan

2012
Ramosissimo, curated by Giulia Brivio, Gaff, Milan

Bureau for Art Nerds, (with Anonima Nuotatori),  Istituto Svizzero, Casa Morigi, Milan

White Columns -Cripta747, Art Editions, Artissima 19, Turin

A SPECIAL DAY, curated by Francesco Urbano Ragazzi, in collaboration with: Comune di Venezia, Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri- Dipartimento delle pari opportunità, Università Iuav di Venezia, Venice

2011
ARTISSIMA LIDO,  project curated by Christian Frosi, Renato Leotta, Diego Perrone. Turin

Exploding Fluid Inevitable, curated by Guido Santandrea, Piscine Caimi, Milan

2010
Nuove, Vecchie Frontiere: gli Artist Run Space, curated by Milovan Farronato, PAC, Contemporary Art Pavilion, Milan (with Motel Lucie)

Armless Monkeys Suck Banana from the Bananos, Gum Studio, Carrara, (with Motel Lucie)

30 Minuti di Pausa da Motel, within De Arte Disputatio, curated By Milovan Farronato, MiArt, Fieramilanocity, Milan (with Motel Lucie)

Due Doppie, Motel Lucie, Milan (with Alessandro Agudio)

2009
Real Presence 09, curated by Dobrila Denegri and Biljana Tomic, NKA\ICA, Belgrade, Serbia

Grenz Labor/Border Lab, within (UN)DEFINED 09,  Meran

MOTEL LUCIE, Artist run space, Milan

 

LECTURES, TALK, SEMINARS

2019
Dynamo Camp Art Factory, Dynamo Camp, Limestre

2016
Luca Cerizza Museology class, Visual Arts & Curatorial Studies, NABA, Milan

2015
Strange Teaching, curated by Rainer Ganhal, Armada, Milan

2012
IULM, Department of Law and Economics of Arts, Milan

 

CATALOGUES

LEGATO-ANDRE ROMANO, Gaudel de Stampa editions, text by Camilla Pietrabissa

POTSHERDS OF GAZES, artist book

REAL PRESENCE, texts by Dobrila Denegri, Biljana Tomic, Antonia Alampi, nKa/Ica

TESORO, Mega Issues

MILKA, ANDREA ROMANO, texts by Andrea Romano, Rischa Paterlini, Giuseppe Iannaccone, Mousse Publishing

ALTRI TEMPI ALTRI MITI, text by Michele D’Aurizio, 16a Quadriennale di Roma, Nero Publishing

ENNESIMA-AN EXHIBITION OF SEVEN EXHIBITIONS ON ITALIAN ART, texts by Vincenzo de Bellis, Francesco Garutti, Mousse Publishing

ANDREA ROMANO – POTSHERDS AND GAZES, text bt Davide Giannella, Rawraw Edition

ATTITUDE(S) AND CURRENT RESEARCH IN ITALY. T.A.X.Y., text by Michele D’Aurizio

MOROSO CONCEPT FOR CONTEMPORARY ART 2015, text by Alessandro Rabottini

DER BLITZ, MAG, Museo Alto Garda

LISTE 2014, Liste Art Fair

ARCO MADRID 2014,  Ifem, Fiera de Madrid

ART IN MILAN FROM 2011, Self publishing by Gasconade for Les associations libres

LES ASSOCIATIONS LIBRES-Retour à l’intime, la collection Giuliana et Tommaso Setari,  texts by Francesca Di Nardo, Chiara Parisi, Michele D’Aurizio. Fage éditions and La Maison Rouge

A SPECIAL DAY – IO TU LUI LEI, texts by Francesco Urbano Ragazzi, Filipa Ramos, Angela Vettese, Pier Luigi Tazzi, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa

SOUS LES PAVES, LA PLAGE, Lecturis Publishing

ARTISSIMA LIDO, Carte Bianche Special Edition, Unicredit

 

REVIEWS

MANNISKOR SOM SOKER EN IDENTITET KOMMER INTE HIT-ANDREA ROMANO, by Rita Nettelstad. Paletten #316-2019

THE VIEW, Arte e Critica N. 92, November/December 2018

ARTIST’S THINGS 12- ANDREA ROMANO, by Francesco Garutti, Icon Design, May 2017

TUTTA L’ARTE È CONTEMPORANEA, by Stefano Bucci, text by Alessandro Rabottini, La Lettura N. 268, Corriere Della Sera, January 2017

ANDREA ROMANO-CREARE UNA VISIONE, by Michele D’Aurizio, Flash Art Italia 325, February 2016

LA DIFFICILE ARTE DELLO SCOUTING, by Marilena Pirelli, text by Vincenzo De Bellis,  Plus 24- Il Sole 24 Ore, N.687, November 2015

GASCONADE, Revs. N. 10, winter 2014-2015

ANDREA ROMANO-ALTERING CITYSCAPES, #Horst & Edeltraut, Issue 5. 2014

FUTURE GREATS, by Barbara Casavecchia, ArtReview, March 2014

IL GUSTO DEL FRUTTO PROIBITO, by Maria Chiara Valacchi, PlayBoy, January 2014

HINTERLAND CREATIVO, by Michele D’Aurizio. Abitare 537, January-February 2014

25 ARTISTS TO WATCH IN 2014, by Scott Indrisek, Modern Painters, December 2013

ANDREA ROMANO, by Francesco Tenaglia, Blow-Up, February 2012

ANDREA ROMANO, by Vincenzo Latronico, Frieze, January-February 2012

L’ARTE E LA STORIA DA INVENTARE, by Barbara Casavecchia, D/La Repubblica 733, March 2011 (with Motel Lucie)

CRONACA VERA DELL’ARTE, Cronaca Vera 1975. July 2010 (with Motel Lucie)

ARTIST’SPACES, by Milovan Farronato, No Mad Milan #01, Spring/Summer 2010 (with Motel Lucie)

INDIPENDENT CHOICES, by Alessio Ascari, Kaleidoscope, Issue 06, April-May 2010 (with Motel Lucie)

 

ONLINE

IL DONO, Sulla vita e la morte/Palazzo della Ragione, Bergamo, ATP Diary, February 17, 2021

IL GHIRIGORO, by Patrick J. Reed (Unpublished)

ANDREA ROMANO, INCONTRARSI AI MARGINI, by Gaia Badioni, The Walkman, December 2020

ANDREA ROMANO, POTSHERDS OF GAZES, by Stefano Pirovano, Conceptual Fine Arts, October 2020

BOOKS AND OTHERS /ICA, Milano/Short interview with Alberto Salvadori, ATP Diary, October 5, 2019

ARTE E MODA: FlAPPER + ANDREA ROMANO, Io Donna, March 4, 2019

MILANO ART WEEK/La notte degli ‘indipendenti’!, by Lisa Andreani, ATP Diary, April 12, 2018

I 12 GIOVANI ARTISTI ITALIANI DEL 2017, by Francesco Tenaglia, Esquire Italia

ARTISSIMA LIVE/Ilaria Bonacossa presenta Artissima 2017, ATP Diary, September 8, 2017

MARIO AIRÒ E ANDREA ROMANO, Segno

ANDREA ROMANO, by Michele D’Aurizio, Flash Art, February 20, 2017

ARE YOU ATTENDING MILAN’S ART WEEK? HERE ARE SOME LOCALS YOU MAY LIKE TO MEET, by Stefano Pirovano, Conceptual Fine Arts, March 2017

DOORKIJKJE-ANDREA ROMANO, Cura Magazine, January 2016

ACROSS THE BOARD: Parts of a Whole Ilaria Gianni racconta… ATP Diary, February 23, 2016

ANDREA ROMANO’ SEE-THROUGH DOORS AT GAUDEL DE STAMPA, by Stefano Pirovano, Conceptual Fine Arts, November 2015

MOROSO CONCEPT, Domus, February 24, 2015

ARMADA-MILAN, Strange Teaching, May 2015

RAWRAW Edizioni — Potsherds And Gazes / BOOK LAUNCH, by Marco Arrigoni, ATP Diary, April 10, 2015

MICHELE D’AURIZIO BY SAM KORMAN. BOMB, Artists in Conversation, November 13, 2014

STUDIO VISIT #05-ANDREA ROMANO, Cura Magazine

(ART) BASEL DIARY 2014, We Find Wildness, June 21, 2014

ROSA TITANICA, HAI I GIORNI CONTATI!, ATP Diary, January 14, 2014

ROSA TITANICA, Nero Magazine, November 30, 2013

SHORT INTERVIEW WITH ANDREA ROMANO, ATP Diary, October 28, 2013

LENTO VIOLENTO, by Michele D’Aurizio, Premio Testori (Unpublished)

SEE YOU NEXT SUMMER BYE BYE, ATP Diary, September 1, 2013

ANDREA ROMANO, DOORKIJKJE, Mousse Magazine, October 13, 2013

FW2013RTQ (KUDOS), by Marco Tagliafierro, Artforum, January 2013

RAMOSISSIMO DI ANDREA ROMANO, ATP Diary, December 21, 2012

ANDREA ROMANO, by Vincenzo Latronico, Frieze, January 1, 2012

ANDREA ROMANO, CLAQUE & SHILL, We Find Wildness, January 23, 2012

NÈ L’UNO NÈ L’ALTRO/ANDREA ROMANO/GASCONADE, ATP Diary, November 5, 2011