EXHIBITIONS

 

 

Angelo Volpe 

(b.1976, Pozzuoli, Italy)

Lives and workes in Naples, Italy.

Education

2000

• Academic Degree at Academy of Fine Art in Naples, Italy.

1995

• Diploma in Graphic for Advertising at Art Institute of Naples, Italy.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015

• Acid Fairytale, curated by Maurizio Siniscalco, Galleria Siniscalco, Napoli, Italy.

2014

• No Pun Intended, curated by Benjamin Krause, Krause Gallery, New York, USA.

2013       

• What about tomorrow?, Galleria Candido Portinari – UERJ|Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

• What about Tomorrow?, Galleria Siniscalco, Napoli, Italy.

2012       

• When there was Snow White everything was simpler, Akneos Gallery, Napoli, Italy.

2010       

• Fendi for children, curated by Maria Savarese, PAN|Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Italy.

2009       

• Hop up tales, Changing Role Move Over Gallery, Napoli, Italy.

2007

• Human decadence, Galleria Pescatore Artecontemporanea, Benevento, Italy.

2005       

• Praticabile, Galleria Nuvole Arte Contemporanea, Montesarchio, Italy.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

• Selected Works From The Bech Risvig Collection, Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro, Denmark.

• Doni - Authors From Campania | Imago Mundi - Luciano Benetton Collection, curated by Chiara Pirozzi, Museo Madre, Napoli, Italy.

• North Kunstmesse |Solo, curated by Artland, Wonderland Spritten, Aalborg, Denmark.

• Mediterranean Routes | Imago Mundi - Luciano Benetton Collection, Zac - Zisa Zona Arti Contemporanee, Palermo, Italy.

2016

• FACE TO FACE, a selection of international emerging artists from the Ernesto Esposito Collection, curated by Ernesto Esposito, Palazzo Fruscione, Salerno, Italy.

• The Blank ArtDate | la città dei destini incrociati - Studio d'Arte Fioretti, Bergamo, Italy.

• Arte e motori gioie e dolori, curated by Marco Fioretti, Studio d'Arte Fioretti, Bergamo, Italy.

2015

• Arte e motori gioie e dolori, curated by Igor Zanti, Studio d'Arte Fioretti, Bergamo, Italy.

2014

• Emerging to Established, curated by Benjamin Krause, Krause Gallery, New York, USA.

• TLG 2.0 – Through the looking glass 2.0, curated by Assunta Crispino, Museo Civico Rocca Flea, Gualdo Tadino, Perugia, Italy. 

• #WeAreTowerParad - UniCredit, curated by Mazzoleni Neve Virginia and Angela Lovdey, Piazza Gae Aulenti, Milano, Italy.

• Postcards - Arte Minima Segreta, curated by Igor Zanti, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Milano, Italy.

2013       

• VIII International Shiryaevo Biennal of Contemporary Art - "TLG 2.0 - Through the looking glass 2.0", curated by Assunta Crispino, Modern Museum, Shiryaevo, Russia.

• Viadellafucina - twinning residency 2013, curated by Assunta Crispino, K-HOLE Space, Torino, Italy.

2012      

• Future Pass – From Asia to the World, curated by Victoria Lu, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China.

• Future Pass – From Asia to the World, curated by Victoria Lu, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan, China.

• Pop VERSUS Concettuale, curated by Giorgia Cassini and Alessandro Icardi, Castello di Montaldo, Torino, Italy.

• Inside Merilyn, curated by Giuseppe Iavicoli and Alessandro Icardi, Combines XL Gallery, Milano, Italy.

• Let me be your Valentine... Want you be my Valentine?, curated by Alessandro Icardi, Pow Gallery, Torino, Italy.

2011     

• Future Pass – From Asia to the World, curated by Victoria Lu, Renzo di Renzo and Felix Schöber, Wereldmuseum, Rotterdam, Holland.

• 54th International Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, Official Collateral: Future Pass – From Asia to the World, curated by Victoria Lu, Renzo Renzo and Felix SchöberPalazzo Mangilli Valmarana, Venezia, Italy.

• Brand:New ART, curated by Luca Beatrice, Villa delle Rose|Museo Mambo, Bologna, Italy.

• 54th International Exhibition of the Venice Biennale - Pavilion Italia/Torino - curated by Vittorio Sgarbi - Palazzo delle Esposizioni Sala Nervi, Torino, Italy. 

• Dadaumpop, curated by Igor Zanti, Gallery Rinascimento Contemporaneo, Genova, Italy.

• Brand:New ART, curated by Luca Beatrice, Fondazione Puglisi Cosentino, Catania, Italy.

• Dadaumpop, curated by Igor Zanti, Italian Cultural Centre, NeuDelhi, India. 

• Brand:New ART, curated by Luca Beatrice, Museo della Penna, Perugia, Italy. 

• Dadaumpop, curated by Igor Zanti, Rabindranath Tagore Centre, Kolkata, India.

• Neopopulart, curated by Eduardo Di Mauro and Alessandro Icardi, Spazio Sansovino Arte Contemporanea, Torino, Italy.

• Dadaumpop, curated by Igor Zanti, BMB Gallery, Mumbai, India.

• Arte a Sud, curated by Francesca Londino and Settimio Ferrari, Palazzo Romiti, Cosenza, Italy.

2010     

• Brand: New Art, curated by Luca Beatrice, Museo della Permanente, Milano, Italy.

• Impresa da talenti, curated by Maria Savarese, PAN | Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli, Napoli, Italy.

• Urban creatures, curated by Francesca Londino and Settimio Ferrari, Spazioeventi Mondadori, Venezia, Italy.

• Urban creatures, curated by Francesca Londino and Settimio Ferrari, Palazzo San Bernardino, Rossano, Italy.

Festival delle Lettere, Spazio Oberdan, teatro del Verme, Milano, Italy.

Inside Merilyn, curated by Alessandro Icardi, Pow Gallery, Torino, Italy.

2009     

• Animamix Biennial-Visual Attract and attack, curated by Victoria Lu, MoCA the Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taiwan, China.

• Sguardi multipli, curated by Francesca Londino and Settimio Ferrari, Palazzo San Bernardino, Rossano, Italy.

• Sguardi multipli, curated by Francesca Londino and Settimio Ferrari, Castello Estense, Ferrara, Italy.

• Ceres 4 Art, curated by Valentina Pesati, My Own Gallery, Milano, Italy.

2008    

• New Art, New Pop III. Per Aspera Ad Astra, curated by di Igor Zanti, Gallery dell’Ombra, Brescia, Italy.

• 3° Premio Internazionale Arte Laguna, curated by Igor Zanti, Viviana Siviero and Carlo Sala, Brolo Centro d’Arte e Cultura, Mogliano Veneto, Italy.

2007     

• Art Stays - 5^ International Festival of Contemporary Art, curated by Vladimir Forbici and Jernej Forbici, Gallery Miheliceva - Gallery FO.VI., Ptuj, Slovenjia.

• ZooART ‘07, Itinerari artistici ai giardini Fresia, curated by Michela Giuggia, Ornella Calvetti and Paolo Sasia, Cuneo, Italy.

• 7° Premio Città di Novara, curated by Vincenzo Scardigno, Museo Civico del Broletto, Novara, Italy.

• 7° Premio “R. Gardeschi”, curated by Alfonso Panzetta, Auditorium Comunale di Montevarchi, Arezzo, Italy.

• 12° Concorso d’Arte Contemporanea Saturarte, curated by Mario Napoli and Mario Pepe, Palazzo Stella, Genova, Italy.

• Il filo di Arianna, curated by Mimmo Parente, Galleria Pescatore Artecontemporanea, Benevento, Italy.

2006     

• Premio Celeste 3^ Edizione, curated by Gianluca Marziani and Ivan Quaroni, Museo Marino Marini, Firenze, Italy.

• Abitare il confine, curated by Domenico Papa, Museo Forte di Fenestrelle, Torino, italy.

2005     

• Carta Bianca, curated by Manuela De Noia, Galleria Nuvole Arte Contemporanea, Montesarchio, Italy.

2003     

• 3° Premio città di Novara, curated by: Vincenzo Scardigno, Museo Civico del Broletto, Novara, Italy.

2001      

• Premio “ARTE” Mondadori, curated by Nuccio F. Màdera, Palazzo della Posteria, Milano, Italy.

Special Project

2007       

• Art Stays – 5^ International Visual Art Workshop, artist in residence, curated by Vladimir Forbici and Jernej Forbici, Gallery Miheliceva, Ptuj, Slovenjia.

Collaborations as artistic assistant

2007     

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1231 Concentric arches (scribbles), LeWitt Residence, Praiano, Italy.

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1234 Circles, grid and arcs from two adjacent corners (yellow circles, black grid, blue arcs from the bottom left, red arcs from the bottom right (ACG 149), LeWitt Residence, Praiano, Italy. 

2005     

• Sol Lewitt, Wall Drawing #1160 Two circles -- one on each wall.  The circles should be black felt tip marker In one circle, 10,000 not straight red lines (red felt tip marker), In the other, 10,000 straight blue lines (blue felt tip marker), Museo MADRE, Napoli, Italy .

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1161 Ten thousand straight red lines; ten thousand not straight blue lines, drawn randomly, covering the wall evenly, Fair Art Basel 36, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Basel, Swiss.

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1158 Arcs and bands of color within squares, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Napoli, Italy. 

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1148 Isometric forms within a circle, Galleria Valentina Bonomo, Roma, Italy.

2004    

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1126 Whirls and twirls, Biblioteca Panizzi, Reggio Emilia, Italy. 

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1121 Seven bands in seven colors on a ceiling, Caripit Foundation, Pistoia, Italy. 

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1094 Projecting form (scribbles), Fair Artissima 11, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Torino, Italy. 

2003

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1094 Projecting form (scribbles), Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Pozzuoli, Italy. 

• Thomas Hirschhorn, Plan B, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Pozzuoli, Italy.

• Thomas Hirschhorn, Plan B, La Ciudad Radiante, Foundation Museo Bancaxia, Valencia, Espana.

• Thomas Hirschhorn, Plan B, Foundation La Gaia, Cuneo, Italy.

• Sol LeWitt, Wall Drawing #1092 Broken bands, Station of the subway of Materdei, Napoli, Italy. 

2002     

• David Tremlett, Wall Drawing Installation, Station of the subway of Rione Alto, Napoli, Italy. 

• Sol Lewitt, Wall Drawing #1044 White bands in a black room, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte, Napoli,Italy. 

Art Fairs and Art Auctions   

2017

• The Others Art Fair, Ilfilodipartenope, Torino, Italy.

2013       

• Art FaCTory 03, Galleria Palazzo Maglione, Centro Fieristico Le Ciminiere, Catania, Italy.

2012        

• KunStart Art Fair, Pow Gallery, Bolzano, Italy.

• The Affordable Art Fair, Pow Gallery, Milano, Italy.

2011      

• The Affordable Art Fair, Gallery Silbernagl, Milano, Italy.

2010      

• Casa d’aste Silbernagl, Milano, Italy.

• Christie’s, Fendi for children, PAN|Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Italy.

• Art First, Changing Role Move Over Gallery, Bologna, Italy.

2009     

• The Road to Contemporary Art, Changing Role Move Over Gallery, Palazzo Venezia, Roma, Italy. 

• Art First, Changing Role Move Over Gallery, Bologna, Italy.

Selected Bibliografy

2015

Arminia Parisi - Si tingono di acido le fiabe di Angelo Volpe - Roma - 23 October

Personaggi contemporanei nelle fiabe acide di Volpe - Corriere del Mezzogiorno - 23 October

Mario franco - "Acid Fairytale" dieci opere di Volpe - La Repubblica - 22 October

Daniela Ricci - Volpe racconta le sue favole tra provocazione, critica e ironia - Il Mattino - 20 October

2014

Franca Pietropaolo - Il presente e il futuro nelle opere di Angelo Volpe - Link - January

2013

Armida Parisi - Angelo Volpe da Napoli a Rio con il suo sogno d’arte - Il Roma - 28 November

Mauricio Peixoto - Criticas colorida - O Globo - 21 November

Uerj expoe obras de artista italiano - tempo vago - 14 November

What About Tomorrow? - Destak - 26 November

Mario Franco - What About Tomorrow? - La Repubblica - 22 March

Paola de Ciuceis - Il fantastico mondo di Volpe tra incubi e visioni - Il Mattino - 23 March

Melania Guida - Volpe alla Galleria Siniscalco - Corriere del Mezzogiorno - 23 March

Armida Parisi- Volpe fa il ritratto al domani - Il Roma - 23 March

Alessandra Giordano - La globalizzazione vista da Angelo Volpe - Il Roma - 29 March

2012

Paola de Ciuceis - Biancaneve e la fine di un mondo da favola - Il Mattino - 6 June

When there was Snow White everything was simpler - Il Roma - 1 June

Napoli: Biancaneve anche da morta è la più bella - Cronaca vera - 13 June

2011

Igor Zanti - Future Pass - From Asia to the World - Expoart - August/September

Erica Prisco - Le Dolls di Volpe sbarcano in laguna - Il Levante - 9 June

Igor Zanti - Spaghettimanga - Expoart - February/March

Igor Zanti - 3 domande X 10 critici - Insideart - January

The Dadaumpo - The Calcutta Times - 12 Febrary 

Warhol meets Italianpop art - The Hindustan Times -17 Febrary

Pop Art from Italy - The Telegraph - 8 Febrary

Hugo Ball - With Dada and neo-Italian art - Mail Today - 11 March

Art for all - The Economic times - 11 Febrary

Divia Kapoor - Pop impressions - The Pioner - 7 March

Shalini Singh - Pop and the easel - Hindustan Times - 5 March

Ridhi Kale - Pop goes art - What’s Hot - 11 March

Kumara Saurav - Pop goes the art - Mid day Delhi - 15 March

Richa Bhatia - The Popmarked Face of Art - The Indian Express - 11 March

Madhur Tankha - Neo-pop art from Italy is here - The Hindu - 4 March

Shreya Mukheriee - Pop goes the easel - it’sFRI - 11 March

2010

Rosaria Morra - Due artisti all’asta con due marchi - Il Roma - 11 March

Mirella Armiero - Fendy for children - Corriere del Mezzogiorno - 9 March

Roberta Rei - Arte e impresa - legame creativo - Il Roma - March

Terziario le Pmi puntano sull’Arte - Il Denaro - 27 March

Tiziana Tricarico - Al Pan il gemellaggio tra artisti e industrie - Il Mattino - 27 march

Arte e impresa legame creativo - Il Roma - 27 Marh

Barbara Romano  - Moda e solidarietà - Il Mattino - 10 March

Al Pan Il gemellaggio tra artisti e industrie - Il Mattino - 27 March

Antonio Russo de Vivo - L’immaginifica bellezza di Angelo Volpe - Pozzuoli Magazine - January

2009

Angelo Volpe - Playboy Italia - June

2008

Lucchini, Volpe e Morelli - A Brescia il pop targato Italia - Arte - December

2006

Diciotto artisti abitano il forte - l’eco del chi sono - November

Mostra al forte di Fenestrelle - La Stampa - November

2005

 “Praticabile” la mostra di Angelo Volpe - Il Sannio - 23 March

Enza Nunziato - Il mondo “praticabile” di Angelo Volpe - Il Sannio - 25 March