GUGLIELMO ALFARONE
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Born in Italy, Guglielmo Alfarone has participated in national and international exhibitions since the age of 17.
Among others, his work has been displayed at the National Gallery of Modern Art in Rome and the Ca Pesaro Museum of Modern Art in Venice and he has taken part at the Venice Art Biennale. Furthermore, in 2008, he performed one of his «live paintings» in the gardens of the Guggenheim Museum of Venice. He has won several major Italian and European awards for his engravings and despite his young age, his works already form part of renowned public collections such as the Istanbul Museum of Graphic Arts and the Museum Foundation Cominelli in Italy, as well as appearing in the private collections of his patrons.
After graduating with a MA from the Venice Academy of Fine Arts in 2008, he chose to further develop his work in London where he now lives and work.

2006 -2008 Post Degree in " Visual Art " Painting, Academy of Fine Arts of Venice, 110 et Lode (1st.)
2003 -2006 Degree "New Tecnology of Arts" Academy of Fine Arts of Venice.1998 - 2002 High National Diploma School of Art of Venice. (6th form)

CURIOUS DUKE GALLERY, LONDON, UK
DEGREE ART GALLERY, LONDON UK
GALLERIA33, AREZZO, ITALY
TACHE GALLERY, CHELSEA, NYC, USA
GALERIE RAISON D'ART, LILLE, FRANCE
CANAL 05 ART GALLERY, BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

Selected Exhibitions and Events

2015
●"NUTRIRE IL PIANETA, ENERGIA PER LA VITA', SOLO SHOW, FONDAZIONE BRACCO,EXPO 2015, MILAN, ITALY
● "TRENTATRE", GALLERIA 33, PIETRASANTA, ITALY

2014
●" ART UP!", LIVE PAINTING, GALERIE RAISON D'ART, LILLE, FRANCE
● "PORTRAITS", SOLO SHOW, GALLERIA 33, AREZZO, ITALY

2013
● "ULTIMATE URBAN EXERIENCE", LIVE PAINTING FOR NISSAN, LONDON, UK
● "IMMORTALIZED", DISTINCTION GALLERY, ESCONDIDO, CA, USA
● "BLACK & WHITE", FONDAZIONE VALERIO RIVA, VENICE, ITALY

2012
● "TEN PATHS TO THE FUTURE", IMAGO ART GALLERY, LONDON, UK
● "CURA" CAMPELL WORKS GALLERY, LONDON, UK
● "URBAN PORTRAITS" ABLE & BAKER GALLERY, COLOGNE, GERMANY

2011
● "HALTING", SOLO SHOW, TACHE GALLERY, CHELSEA, NEW YORK
● "STATICITA' AL CUBO, SOLO SHOW, CUBO DI BOTTA ,BELLUNO, ITALY

2010
● "CURIOUSER & CUROUSER", LIVE PAINTING, OLD VIC TUNNEL, LONDON, UK
● "COLD", SOLO SHOW, MAVERIK GALLERY, LONDN, UK
● "UNUSUAL VIEW", LIVE PAINTING, OXFORD HOUSE, LONDON, UK

2009
● "NUDISEGNI", FONDAZIONE BEVILACQUA LA MASA, VENICE, ITALY
● "INTERNATIONAL BIENNAL OF GRAPHICS", ACQUI TERME, ITALY

2008
●"WHITE ON WHITE", LIVE PAINTING, PEGGY GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, VENICE, ITALY
● "INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC BIENNAL", ISTANBUL MUSEUM OF GRAPHIC ART, ISTANBUL, TURKEY
● "MOVI- ART", LIVE PAINTING, PADOVA, ITALY
● "CORPO REO", FONDAZIONE COMINELLI, DE PORTESIO, SAN FELICE (BS), ITALY

2007
● OFFICIAL COLLABORATION WITH ODILI DONALD ODITA, 52.BIENNALE DI VENEZIA, PADIGLIONE ITALIA, VENICE, ITALY
● "FROM LIGHT TO CRAFTSMANSHIP", CA' PESARO INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, VENICE, ITALY
● "DALL' ACCADEMIA ALLA FORNACE", ANTICA FORNACE, ASOLO, ITALY

2006
● "IMPRESSIONI CITTADINE", CENTRO ASTERIA, MILAN, ITALY
● "DEGREE SHOW", ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS OF VENICE, VENIECE, ITALY

2003
● "BRAIN0 ACADEMY APARTMENT", LIVE PAINTING, 50.BIENNALE DI VENEZIA, SEZ.EXTRA 50, VENICE, ITALY
●" AQUAE0ARTIS",SELECTED BY ACHILLE BONITO OLIVA, NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART, ROME, ITALY

Awards1° Prize Scholarship prize (students of academies of fine arts of Italy) Concorso Premio Agazzi 2006, Bergamo, Italy
4° Prize National biennial painting competition, Limana (BL), Italy. 2005
2° Prize National painting competition " Giuseppe Gambino", Padova, Italy, 2004
1° Prize National painting competition "ex-tempore" Caorle, Italy, 2001
1° Prize National painting competition "ex-tempore" Mestre(VE), Italy
Associazione Amici delle Arti di Mestre, 2001

Collection

● Istanbul Museum of Graphic Arts, Istanbul, Turkey
● Belluno, Private Collection
● Museum Cominelli Fundation, Engraving Art De Portesio, San Felice (BS), Italy

Publication

● "Catalogo dell'Arte Moderna" N 45 Ed.Mondadori 2009 (Official Italian Catalogue of Contemporary and Modern Artists)
●"The Great Book of Graphic Art" Ed.Municipali Carpi 2010
● "Premio Acqui"IX International engraving Biennal, Ed.Mazzotta 2009
● "Nudisegni", Bevilaqua La Masa Fundation and City of Venice, 2009
● "1.Ulislararasi Baskiresim Bienale",Ed IMOGA 2008
● "Corpo/Reo", Ed.De Portesio 2008
● "Brain academy apartment,Ed.Liceo artistico Statale Venezia 2003
● "Aquae Artis"Ministero degli Affari Esteri, Ministero dell'Istruzione dell'Universita' e della Ricerca, SACS 2003

PRESS-BLOG
-Joewehryoh World Press, 2011
-Rooms Magazine, 2011
-Londra Sera, issue June 2010
-Glamourose Rock, 2010
-Urban Junkies, 2010