UPCOMING

Nov 23 2017 – Jan 10 2018

Works by Clemens Behr, Tofer Chin, Koen Delaere, Filippo Minelli, Stephen Smith

Etihad Tower, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Nov 3 – 5

PlacentiaArte Gallery
booth 4 new entries

Torino, IT

GROUPSHOW: ONCURATING

GROUPSHOW: ONCURATING

June 13, 2017

De-Colonizing Art Institutions OnCurating Project Space  Ausstellungsstrasse 16, 8005 Zurich 9–24 June 2017 Contributions by: Maria Thereza Alves, Song-Ming Ang, Priscila Arantes, Stefan Baltensperger + David Siepert, Fabiana de Barros, Mabe Bethônico, Flavio Cury, Jimmie Durham, Gabriel Flückiger and Vera Leisibach, Hikaru Fujii, Szuper Gallery, Patrick Hamilton, Ana Hupe, Balz Isler, Daniel Jablonski, San Keller, … Read More

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PROJECT: PADANIA CLASSICS BUS TOUR

PROJECT: PADANIA CLASSICS BUS TOUR

June 13, 2017

Participative recognition of the urban sprawl in separatist Northern Italy region called Padania, as part of the Padania Classic project Review of the tour by Wu Ming 2 on Internazionale

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SOLO EXHIBITION: BANCA GENERALI

SOLO EXHIBITION: BANCA GENERALI

May 15, 2017

SILENCE SHAPES / MIAMI April 10 – May 27, 2017 Banca Generali S.p.A. Milano, Via San Paolo 7 – 4° floor 15 works created in Florida (USA) between 2014 and 2016 Mon / Fri 9.30am – 6pm opening cocktail April 10th 7pm R.S.V.P. info@kalpany.com

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GROUPSHOW: PLATFORMS PROJECT

GROUPSHOW: PLATFORMS PROJECT

March 13, 2017

In Athens with Kallio Kunsthalle (Helsinki) for Platform Projects ARTS CENTRE 121 Charilaou Trikoupi Str. 114 73, Athens Artists: André Eugène, H.R. Fricker, Gabriel Grama, Sasha Huber, Filippo Minelli, Eleni Sakelaris, Vincent Tiley, Steve Michel, Petri Saarikko

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LECTURE: THE COURTAULD INSTITUTE

LECTURE: THE COURTAULD INSTITUTE

February 15, 2017

LOST IDENTITY Lecture at The Courtauld Institute of Art, London – UK Tuesday Feb. 28 2017, 530pm  – The Sackler Research Forum Lansdcape shapes and forms personal and collective identity. What can we learn from our own landscapes, those both real and perceived?

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GROUPSHOW: COACHELLA VALLEY ART CENTER

GROUPSHOW: COACHELLA VALLEY ART CENTER

January 15, 2017

DESERT ISLAND Curated by Epicenter Projects | February 24 – April 20, 2017 | OPENING Feb. 24, 7:30-10pm Works by: Julie Schafer, Matt Hope, John Knuth, Filippo Minelli, Olivier Dubois-Cherrier, Kas Sanchez, Steve Webster, Ari Elefterin, Aaron Giesel, Wm. Marquez, Osceola Retetoff, Chris Peters, Jed Ochmanek, Eric Nash, Tim Shockley, Bill Leigh Brewer, Ming C … Read More

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DOUBLE SOLO EXHIBITION: KOROGRAM GALLERY

DOUBLE SOLO EXHIBITION: KOROGRAM GALLERY

October 13, 2016

Myth’tic Filippo Minelli and Jeong Lok Lee, 26.09.2016 – 26.11.2016 KOROGRAM 04403 서울특별시 용산구 대사관로 12길 4-8 2층 04403 Seoul, Yongsan-gu, Daesagwan-ro, 12gil, 4-8, 2F Opening Hours Tuesday – Saturday, 11am – 7pm

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GROUPSHOW: GALLERIA CIVICA DI MODENA

GROUPSHOW: GALLERIA CIVICA DI MODENA

September 2, 2016

  Versus La sfida dell’artista al suo modello in un secolo di fotografia e disegno Sept. 16 2016 – Jan. 8 2017 Galleria Civica di Modena curated by Andrea Bruciati, Daniele De Luigi, Serena Goldoni Palazzo Santa Margherita, Corso Canalgrande 103 Opening Sept. 16 7pm Chiostro di Palazzo Santa Margherita Claudio Abate, Marina Abramovic e … Read More

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RESIDENCY: NCCA ST. PETERSBURG

RESIDENCY: NCCA ST. PETERSBURG

July 11, 2016

National Centre for Contemporary Arts, St. Petersburg – Russia Приглашаем на творческую встречу с итальянским художником Филиппо Минелли / Filippo Minelli во вторник 12 июля в творческое пространство “ТАЙГА” (Белый зал, 2 этаж). В Санкт-Петербург художник приехал по приглашению Северо-Западного филиала ГЦСИ для работы над проектом в Художественной резиденции ГЦСИ в Кронштадте. О художнике: Филиппо … Read More

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SOLO EXHIBITION: BOLD STATEMENTS

SOLO EXHIBITION: BOLD STATEMENTS

July 11, 2016

Ruttkowski68 Gallery, Köln – Germany June 6 – July 24, 2016 Filippo Minelli is best known for his series of photographs, Silence Shapes, which shows brightly colored smoke bombs exploding in abandoned landscapes and non-descript urban environments. The smoke bombs lend beauty to the surroundings while at times, they also infuse the landscape with a whiff of … Read More

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LECTURE: CENTRO CULTURAL DE BELÉM

LECTURE: CENTRO CULTURAL DE BELÉM

July 11, 2016

Sete Círculos, Lisboa – Portugal mapeamento dos limites da cidade contemporânea Conferência | Trés ao Cubo – Edições Sobre a Paisagem e o Território Com Álvaro Domingues, Filippo Minelli, Pedro Campos Costa e Eduardo Costa Pinto Dia 8 junho | Sala Sophia de Mello Breyner | 19:00 Entrada Livre | mediante lotação da sala  Sete Círculos … Read More

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PERFORMANCE: VENTURING BEYOND

PERFORMANCE: VENTURING BEYOND

February 10, 2016

Venturing Beyond: Graffiti and the Everyday Utopias of the Street Opening performance and press preview at Somerset House, London – UK. ‘The only emergency is the absence of emergency’ by Filippo Minelli, inspired by Santiago Zabala and Martin Heidegger. March 2nd, 8am and 10am. An exhibition exploring the utopia of graffiti, featuring newly-commissioned works of … Read More

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EAST WING BIENNIAL

EAST WING BIENNIAL

January 11, 2016

ARTIFICIAL REALITIES Opening January 30th 2016, The Courtauld Institute of Arts, London UK. Works byAdrian Fisk, Jacob Hashimoto, Filippo Minelli, Ignacio Valdes, Rebecca Ward, Clive Barker, Samuel Levack and Jennifer Lewandowski, Jenny Holzer, Katie Paterson, Tegen Williams and Raf Felner, Tracey Emin, Antony Gormley, Chris Kenny, Rachel Whiteread, Falcone, Daniel Buren, Jacob Hashimoto, Oliver Schwarzwald, … Read More

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GROUPSHOW: COMUNITA’ ITALIA

GROUPSHOW: COMUNITA’ ITALIA

December 22, 2015

Curated by Alberto Ferlenga and Marco Biraghi TRIENNALE DI MILANO, Nov 28 2015 – Mar 6 2016 The exhibition aims to begin telling the story of Italian architecture of the late twentieth century as a whole, a story whose temporal proximity, along with other factors, had prevented a more broad and general discourse until now. The main … Read More

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FEATURE: GRANTA

FEATURE: GRANTA

October 4, 2015

‘Across the Border‘ featured on the cover of Granta issue 7 + insight about the project p.127-147

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SOLO EXHIBITION: SILENCE/SHAPES

SOLO EXHIBITION: SILENCE/SHAPES

August 4, 2015

Beetles+Huxley are delighted to announce the first UK exhibition of the works of emerging Italian artist Filippo Minelli. The exhibition will focus on his striking and celebrated series Silence/Shapes, in which Minelli uses smoke bombs to explore the aesthetics of the sublime. His vividly coloured columns of smoke are landed like aliens in wildest and … Read More

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BOOK: ATLANTE DEI CLASSICI PADANI

BOOK: ATLANTE DEI CLASSICI PADANI

June 4, 2015

Atlante dei Classici Padani is the book containing 5 years of work of the ‘Padania Classics’ project by Filippo Minelli. Divided in 18 chapters this book analyzes in obsessive way subjects related to what separatist politicians call the Macro region: from urbanism based on overbuilding to the God of Gold, from waste dumping to architecture and … Read More

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COMMISSION: RIZZOLI/WU MING 1

COMMISSION: RIZZOLI/WU MING 1

March 4, 2015

Cover image for ‘Cent’anni a Nordest’ book by Wu Ming 1, commissioned and published by Rizzoli. Hard cover 272 pages Year 2015 ISBN: 8817083690 Ean: 9788817083690 Asin: 8817083690

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TALK+PERFORMANCE: SOMERSET HOUSE

TALK+PERFORMANCE: SOMERSET HOUSE

January 15, 2015

UK presentation of ‘Padania Classics’ landscape research project, at Somerset House screening room, Jan 23rd 2015 at 7pm + ‘Bold statements’ performance on the Somerset House River Terrace, Jan. 24th 3pm During ‘Mapping the City’ exhibition curated by A(by)P Mapping the City 22 January – 15 February 2015 New Wing Admission: Free Contemporary cartographic art by … Read More

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SOLO EXHIBITION: NOTHING TO SAY

SOLO EXHIBITION: NOTHING TO SAY

January 5, 2015

Solo exhibition at 886Geary Gallery, San Francisco – USA. Opening Saturday Jan. 10th 2015 at 7pm, on view until February 7th 2015 Press release / Press images

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RESIDENCY: Epicenter Projects

RESIDENCY: Epicenter Projects

September 15, 2014

2015 Artist in residency at Epicenter Project, Coachella Valley – California. Commissioned to realize new works from the Silence/Shapes series in the desert environment along the San Andreas rupture, USA    

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MONOGRAPH: passing to presents

MONOGRAPH: passing to presents

September 14, 2014

‘Passing to presents: silence and golden in the work of Filippo Minelli’ published by Onomatopee, The Netherlands. ISBN: 978-94-91677-18-2 | Softcover, Japanese Binding, 128 pages.Inside pages in full colour, outside pages in greyscale 17 x 24 cm / 63/4 x 91/2 inches.Text contributors: Freek Lomme, Lene ter Haar, Nicola Bozzi, Vittorio Sgarbi, Paolo Bolpagni, Stefano Verri, David … Read More

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SOLO EXHIBITION: geometry of silence

SOLO EXHIBITION: geometry of silence

September 12, 2014

GEOMETRY OF SILENCE, solo exhibition by Filippo Minelli at Galerie Kromme Elleboog in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, for Witte de With Festival. Commissioned by Noodkaap Artspace Opening Saturday Sept. 13th 7pm

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SOLO EXHIBITION: silence/shapes

SOLO EXHIBITION: silence/shapes

May 24, 2014

‘Silence/Shapes’ solo exhibition at Galería Loewe. Opening Apr. 15th, reception party May 10th 8pm 91 Paseo de Gracia, Barcelona – Spain. Fondaciòn Loewe 25ft anniversary. Until May 26th, 2014

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GROUPSHOW: utopian days

GROUPSHOW: utopian days

March 19, 2014

‘Utopian Days‘ opening on Thursday, March 20 at Total Museum of Contemporary Art in Seoul, South Korea. Curated by Martin Schulze, Haily Grenet and Jeongsun Yang, will show the works of great artists like Zhang Huan, Matt McCormick, Clemens von Wedemeyer, Cyprien Gaillard, Andres Serrano and Armando Lulaj among others. Full artists list here

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SOLO EXHIBITION: chemotherapy update

SOLO EXHIBITION: chemotherapy update

March 4, 2014

‘Chemotherapy Update’ at Link Center for the Arts of the Information Age Opening Mar. 15, 6.30pm – 13 Via Alessandro Monti, Brescia / Italy Press kit ITA / EN

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SOLO EXHIBITION: silence/shapes

SOLO EXHIBITION: silence/shapes

January 11, 2014

‘Silence/Shapes’ solo exhibition at Galería Loewe. Opening Jan. 23, 8pm. 26 Calle Serrano, Madrid – Spain. Fondaciòn Loewe 25ft anniversary. Until March 30, 2014

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GROUPSHOW: galeria autonomica

GROUPSHOW: galeria autonomica

December 8, 2013

‘Galeria Autonomica’ group exhibition at Münchner StadtMuseum. Curated by Christian Minke and Christoph Pankowski. More infos here

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BOOK: THE WORLD ATLAS OF STREET-ART AND GRAFFITI

BOOK: THE WORLD ATLAS OF STREET-ART AND GRAFFITI

October 17, 2013

‘The World Atlas of StreetArt and Graffiti’ by Anthropologist Rafael Sachter published by Quarto, London. Buy the book here and read the many reviews at NYTimes HuffPost Telegraph NewRepublic PublishersWeekly

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SOLO EXHIBITION: LE FORME DEL SILENZIO

SOLO EXHIBITION: LE FORME DEL SILENZIO

September 6, 2013

‘Le forme del silenzio’ artworks by Filippo Minelli curated by Paolo Bolpagni Opening September 20 at 7pm, Castello di Bornato 12 photographic artworks from the iconic ongoing series ‘Silence/Shapes’ by Filippo Minelli Comunicato Stampa  |  Press Release  

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ARTICLE: ZOOM MAGAZINE

ARTICLE: ZOOM MAGAZINE

July 18, 2013

‘New Talents’ issue of Zoom Magazine. Article by Olivia Corsini, texts both EN/ITA. Have a preview and order your printed copy here

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ARTICLE: THE NEW YORK TIMES

ARTICLE: THE NEW YORK TIMES

May 1, 2013

Philosopher Santiago Zabala talks about the “Contradictions” series in the Opinion Pages of The New York Times, read it here

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COMMISSION: STORYLINE STUDIOS

COMMISSION: STORYLINE STUDIOS

March 27, 2013

4 artworks realized for Storyline Studios, Oslo, Norway biggest movie-studios. Campaign created by Workinprogress, see the whole project here The renovation of the corporate identity received Gold at ‘Norwegian Design Awards 2013’ and Silver at ‘European Design Awards 2013’

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ARTICLE: ELEPHANT MAGAZINE

ARTICLE: ELEPHANT MAGAZINE

January 8, 2013

Cover image for Elephant Magazine n°13, London (UK). Inside: article by Nicola Bozzi and studio-portrait by Alice Caputo, commissioned by Elephant Magazine    

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GROUPSHOW: PHOTODEMOCRACY

GROUPSHOW: PHOTODEMOCRACY

November 17, 2012

Silence/Shapes limited-edition signed-prints on display at Chris Beetles Fine Photographs, Swallow Street 3/5 London.

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UTOPRAXIA GROUPSHOW

UTOPRAXIA GROUPSHOW

June 7, 2012

the Art Foundation / 5 Normanou str. 105 55 Athens The exhibition Utopraxia refers to the moment when a seemingly unrealizable intension becomes real. In a minimum amount of time there is a radical -renewing and violent together- perceptive and cognitive expansion. The revelation of the multiple inconspicuous possibilities inherent in any standstill is magnificent.  Its magnificence lies … Read More

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BYOB MILANO, MUSEO PECCI MILANO & MIART

BYOB MILANO, MUSEO PECCI MILANO & MIART

April 3, 2012

BYOB MILANO Ripa di Porta Ticinese 113 (MM2 Porta Genova) Thursday, April 12th, 2012, 8 PM -11 PM curated by Domenico Quaranta BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer)is a series of one-night exhibitions invented by artist Rafaël Rozendaal, where artists are invited to bring their own beamers and show their own work, exploring the medium of … Read More

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VIPASSANA SOLO SHOW

VIPASSANA SOLO SHOW

November 27, 2011

The exhibition will be a panoramic on my work, from public installations to paintings, video, photography and documentation. Opening on saturday Nov. 27, the show will last until January 29 / 2011. Text by Stefano Verri

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BOOK FEATURE: NOVA CULTURA CONTEMPORANEA

BOOK FEATURE: NOVA CULTURA CONTEMPORANEA

November 15, 2011

Silence/Shapes in the book NOVA – Cultura Contemporànea. Limited edition of 1000 copies of exclusively made to celebrate ROJO© 10th anniversary showcasing the works of worldwide artists as part of NOVA Cultura Contemporànea in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil.

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ITLIA DI MRD SOLO SHOW

ITLIA DI MRD SOLO SHOW

October 27, 2011

“ITLIA DI MRD, learn to hate and then to write” Oct. 27 – Nov. 30 2011 at ROJO©artspace Milano, Via Piranesi 12

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TV BROADCASTING: FUTURE/2 ON SFE

TV BROADCASTING: FUTURE/2 ON SFE

September 10, 2011

From Sept 2011 the video “Future/2” will be on air on Souvenirs from Earth, the first CableTV station broadcasting a 24/7 program of Video art, Film, Visual art, Music, Installations, and Performances, transforming bigger flat screens into an art terminal giving access to the avant-garde of visual cultures. Broadcasting on CABLE TV in FRANCE (freebox … Read More

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SPARTA GROUPSHOW

SPARTA GROUPSHOW

August 15, 2011

“Flags” at Sparta group exhibition curated by WhiteProject. Circolo Aternino, Piazza Garibaldi Pescara. Jul 17-Aug 30, opening 16 Jul 7pm.

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54 BIENNALE DI VENEZIA

54 BIENNALE DI VENEZIA

July 25, 2011

“That discussion” 220x360cm, mixed media on canvas, board and photographic paper at the 54 Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione Italia Regione Lombardia.

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CTRL ON THE COVER OF IDEA ANNUAL REPORT

CTRL ON THE COVER OF IDEA ANNUAL REPORT

July 2, 2011

The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance, based in Stockholm, used the Ctrl+Alt+Delete for the cover of their 2010 annual report. More infos about the organization here

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ACT/OUT GROUPSHOW AT ONOMATOPEE EINDHOVEN NETHERLANDS

ACT/OUT GROUPSHOW AT ONOMATOPEE EINDHOVEN NETHERLANDS

June 10, 2011

ACT/OUT
 A call for contact, a call for a clash June 10 – July 10,
opening June 10, 20:00
Open Thursday-Sunday 1pm-5pm Using a cultural vanguard to carry a streetwise cultural emancipation. Act / OUT brings together artistic interventions in public space which position the creative deed in the middle of society. Triggered by an intrinsic urge, … Read More

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NOVA GROUPSHOW+VARIOUS ROJO© PUBLICATIONS

NOVA GROUPSHOW+VARIOUS ROJO© PUBLICATIONS

March 10, 2011

NOVA, CULTURA CONTEMPORANEA. Opening in Rio de Janeiro on march 21 at the Casa França-Brasil Foundation. ROJO© also curated a book for the show, but you can find more of my works in the following editions.

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BOOK FEATURE: TRESPASS BOOK PUBLISHED BY TASCHEN

BOOK FEATURE: TRESPASS BOOK PUBLISHED BY TASCHEN

October 18, 2010

“Trespass, a history of uncommissioned Urban Art” published by TASCHEN. 320 pages published in 6 different languages, in stores September 28th. Author Carlo McCormick, curators Marc and Sara Schiller, texts by Tony Serra and Anne Pasternak, introduction by Banksy, editor Ethel Seno.

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BOOK FEATURE: CONCRETE MESSAGES

BOOK FEATURE: CONCRETE MESSAGES

October 15, 2010

“Concrete Messages” by Zia Krohn and Joyce Lagerweij published by Dokument Press. The book has already been shown at the Göteborg Book-Fair, Sweden. Official launch at WOOD WOOD, Krystalgade 7 Copenhagen/Denmark on Friday 15.10.2010 at 6 pm.

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INTERNATIONAL PHOTOFESTIVAL OF ROME, MACRO

INTERNATIONAL PHOTOFESTIVAL OF ROME, MACRO

September 27, 2010

FotoGrafia-Futurspectives, 9th International Photofestival of Rome, September 23th – October 24th 2010 at the Museum of Contemporary Arts of Rome – MACRO Testaccio. “Maps and legends” curated by Valentina Tanni. Works by: Peter Bialobrzeski, Sonja Brass, Marco Cadioli, Cedric Delsaux, Jill Greenberg, Ilkka Halso, Martijn Hendriks, Rob Hornstra, Justin Kemp, Mirko Martin, Jaime Martinez, Filippo … Read More

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RANDOM WORDS SOLO SHOW

RANDOM WORDS SOLO SHOW

May 29, 2010

Opening on may 29th at 6 pm Piazza Malvezzi 38, Galleria Civica Gian Battista Bosio / Desenzano del Garda. New oil-paintings and mixed-media. Texts curated by Vittorio Sgarbi and Stefano Verri, catalogue available at the show.

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BOOK FEATURE: URBAN INTERVENTIONS PUBLISHED BY GESTALTEN

BOOK FEATURE: URBAN INTERVENTIONS PUBLISHED BY GESTALTEN

March 20, 2010

“Urban Interventions” published by the Berlin-based Gestalten Verlag. Out in libraries in this order: Continental Europe: late February / UK, Asia and Australia/NZ: mid March / North America: late March / Latin America: mid April. Evolving from graffiti and street art, urban interventions are the next generation of artwork to hit public space. Using any … Read More

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NOVA GROUPSHOW AT MUSEU DA IMAGEM E DO SOM IN SAO PAULO BRAZIL

NOVA GROUPSHOW AT MUSEU DA IMAGEM E DO SOM IN SAO PAULO BRAZIL

January 7, 2010

®NOVA at the MIS, Museu da Imagem e do Som in São Paulo, Brazil From 01.07.2010 to 15.08.2010. The show will present live collaborated work in progress processes by more than 100 selected artists from around the world, featuring live art, music & audiovisuals; performances, video screenings, round tables, workshops and many unpredictable social consequences. … Read More

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