Lastation, Tue 18 July, 10 pm
Elena Mazzi introduces her work.
Next week a new workshop coordinated by Elena Mazzi
Elena Mazzi was born in 1984 in Reggio Emilia (Italy). She received her BFA in 2007 in History of Art from Siena University, and her MFA in 2011 in Visual Art from IUAV, Venice University. She was selected for an exchange program at Royal Academy of Art (Konsthogskolan) of Stockholm.Her works have been displayed in many solo and collective exhibitions, among others: 16° Rome Quadriennal, GAM Turin, 14° Istanbul Biennale, 17° BJCEM Mediterranean Biennale, EGE-European Glass Experience, Fittja Pavilion at the 14° Architecture Venice Biennale, COP17 in Durban, Festival of Contemporary Art in Slovenia, Botkyrka Konsthall, Italian Institute of Culture in Brussels and Stockholm, XIV BBCC Expo in Venice, Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation.She attended different residency programs and workshops such as HIAP (FI), GuilmiArtProject (IT), Via Farini (IT), Foundation Botin (SP), Bevilacqua La Masa (IT), Future Farmers A.I.R. (USA), Fondazione Spinola Banna in Turin (IT), Dolomiti contemporanee (IT), Botkyrka Konsthall Air (SE).She is one of the finalists at Celeste Prize, Fabbri prize, Meru prize and Termoli prize and the winner of Thalie Art Foundation grant 2017, VISIO Young Talent Acquisition prize, Eneganart prize, Illy grant for Unidee, Pistoletto Foundation 2016, ntcm e l’arte 2016, m-cult media and technology program 2016, Special mention for Arte Patrimonio e diritti umani, Antworks award 2015, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo prize 2015, Lerici Foundation grant in 2012 and Movin’up Italian prize for young Italian artists abroad in 2011.In 2016-2017 she is tutor artist for Spinola Banna Fondation program in collaboration with GAM, Turin.
Sono state selezioni dure, la qualità delle application ricevuto ha messo in seria difficoltà la giuria.
Ringraziamo vivamente tutti gli artisti che hanno presentato la propria candidatura. Auguri ai selezionati e in bocca a coloro che non lo sono stati.
La giuria, composta da Claudio Zecchi, Valentina Casacchia, Francesco Petrucci e Paolo Mele ha selezionato i seguenti artisti:
Ai tre si aggiunge Jacopo Rinaldi, selezionato dalla commissione di Default17.
Ci/vi aspettano sei mesi estremi! A lavoro!
A new residency projet promoted by Ramdom with the support of SIAE – Bando S’Illumina.