g. olmo stuppia
visual artist, author.
b. 1991 Sicily-Milan
g. olmo stuppia's artistic practice combines contemporary art, art jewellery, wearable sculpture, performance, film, and material-based art.
2015-2017 MA at IUAV University of Venice in Visual Art & Fashion (attending workshop with Paolo Garbolino, Joan Jonas, Ayreen Anastas & Rene Gabri, Giorgio Agamben, Anna Daneri, Marco De Michelis, Cornelia Lauf, Georges Didi Huberman, Angela Vettese). He get some class of Philosophy at EHSS and Paris8 with Elsa Dorlin, Soko Pay, Alain Badieu, Matthieu Parrenault.
2010-2014 BA at Accademia di Belle Arti of Bologna crossing his gaze with Davide Rivalta, Silvia Evangelisti, Alfonso Panzetta, Guglielmo Vecchietti, Luciano Leonotti, Mattia Pajè, Esteban Ayala, Marco Casella, Filippo Marzocchi, Francesca Bertazzoni.
In 2013 he was living in Barcelona and I was involved into the action of Blacktulip working with PIlar Bonet, Martin Peran, Josep Cerda, Jun Holguera, Pablo Barreda, Cristina Nunez. In 2010 he the chance to live and stay in Tuscany at Academy of Fine Arts of Carrara and share talks and action with the marble workers.
He was part of the antifascist movement of Milan contributing with text, video, action, strikes lived as a unique form of life.
2019 - until 2023 Milano con Destrezza, Viafarini invite me to propose a new project during the residency. I'm working a "manifesto-street" as a contemporary unconsciousness resistance to gentrification processes of NOLO (North of Loreto). I'm focusing a new site-specific project on the queer "sacred" gesture of Via Arquà, www.golmostuppia.it/milano
Thanks to VIAFARINI, Francesca Marconi, Gianni Romano, Alexander Darkish, Archimede de Martini, Marla Francis Spada, Alessandra Cantieri, Lia Giudici, Rita Bonfiglio, Grazia Allegra, 123 Mosso among many others
2017 - ongoing. Cassata Drone Expanded Archive is an international independent and no profit platform conceived also a solo performance of mine. CDEA is trying to outcasting Sicilian stratification (typical cassata cake as formal baroque and hybrid gaze) and military drone weapon penetrations around the Sigonella military compound.
The first show "Cassata Drone" was produced with artworks by Raqs Media Collective, MDR, Stefano Cagol (show curated by Giovanni Rendina and managed by Chiara Bordin) 14th june - 5th oct. 2018.
Désolé was solo show of mine feat. Alterazioni Video curated by Izabela Anna Moren & Giuseppina Vara and a final performance by Il Pavone.
Preferire l'ombra is the third exhibition displayed from 25 Sept. to 30 Oct. 2019 at Fondazione Sant'Elia (Loggiato di San Bartolomeo) with James Bridle (first outdoor intervention in Italy), Valentina Furian, Paolo Cirio, Marco Strappato, Il Pavone and curated by Giacomo Pigliapoco and Luca Gennati.
Cassata Drone Expanded Archive enclose also a radioprogram and a residency program and a collaterals series of actions supported by the Goethe Institut of Palermo and many others partners www.cassatadrone.org
2015 - on going #progettokoleos an critical advertise based project in which car design and coleopter’s are melting to “invade” Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation spaces in Venice, Italy. The emotional relationship’s with the Suv Medium Class (Renault Koleos) is delivered to the public in the form of performances and installation in site-specific chapters. www.cargocollective.com/progettokoleos
2015 - on going Radioborcia is a utopist sound a voice recording device as a micro radio (sound sculpture) FM and webstream on landscape based on Dolomiti Alps at Progettoborca in march it will reléase the first Vinyl in collaboration with Alexander Darkish & Virgofour, 2015 - the last 2020 session "Patafisical Desire" embed the voice of Alessandro Meli (next curator of Venice Architecture Biennale 2021 "Resilient Communities") www.radioborcia.tumblr.com
2015 - on going Observatorylandscape is a independent production compnay to rethink the post-nature landscape producing videoart and fictional film, Paris based. Recently production: Tre, film site-specific (Paris, Milan, 2016 sound performance by Filippo Marzocchi),
1st prize under25 Abbraccio l'infinito sculpture prize, Fundacio Perellò, Bellpuig, CAT, 2013
Solo Exhibitions and Performances
13/11/19 – 27/11/2019 Archéologie du Futur, INHA (Institut National de Historie de l'Art) - curated by Anna Battiston - Lieu De l'Art - (performance and solo exhibition at Gallerie Colbert and Roberto Longhi Room), Paris
03/02/19 – 23/02/2019 Martha Rosler Radio. Radio-Kitchen device in homage to Martha Rosler. A shopping cart with an FM and web pirate radio used as a mobile sculpture crosses the small fishing village of Marano Lagunare (Trieste, Italy). On the trolley is also placed a kitchen useful to recreate together a sense of community. The project was produced by Kallipolis, CREEA with funds from the FVG Region.
15/12/18 – 10/01/2019 Désolé, curated by Giuseppina Vara & Izabela Anna Moren, feat. an intervention by Alterazioni Video and a finissage with Il Il Pavone Audiovisioni, catalogue on print, founded by Goethe Institut Palermo, Cassata Drone Expanded Archive
27/03/2017 – on going Cassata Drone Expanded Archive embedding site-specific works by Raqs Media Collective, MDR, Stefano Cagol, (www.cassatadrone.org/exhibition), in 2019 Désolé curated by Giuseppina Vara & Izabela Anna Moren with g. olmo stuppia feat. Alterazioni Video , Preferire l'ombra curated by Giacomo Pigliapoco & Luca Gennati with James Bridle, Julius Neubronner, Valentina Furian, Il Pavone, Paolo Cirio, Marco Strappato, Archéologie du futur curated by Anna Battiston, Sasha Pevak, Natalia Pridovko with g. olmo stuppia at INHA, Paris. and an international collateral program with workshop, radioprogram, performance, screenings, publications
23/02 – 01/03/2018, Do not Waste Tears on Clams, Gelateria Sogni di Ghiaccio, Bologna
28-31/10/2017 Croccante Festival (curated by g. olmo stuppia), curational performance and complex environmental installation. Embedding site specific works by Melania Fusco, Marco Casella, Mattia Pajè, Filippo Marzocchi. Atlas session by Marco Strappato, Agata Soccini, Giacomo Pederiva, Donluchito, Irene Fenara, Sale Docks, Venice - talk session by Giada Biaggi, Dario Calogero, Stefano Coletto, Francesca Colastante
#progettokoleos during one-year residency program at Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa in 2016-2017 and is still on-going. PK is splitted in chapters
19/03/2017 Biscione, forza Impero Latino, lecture-performance feat. Mirko Pajè (Art Executive Director, Mediaset), spazio BOAT, Giudecca 554, Venice, IT
02/02/2017 – 26/03/2017 E per dormire mi stesi accanto agli assassini (collective show), SKYPE_MIRROR environmental installation, Galleria San Marco 71/b, San Marco Square, Venice, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
29/11/2016 – 12/12/2016 Walking With Art Prize 2016 (collective show), Skinboxes, derive-installation, Galleria San Marco 71/b, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
04/11/2016 nOIA (nonostante oltralpe insistano ancora - behind the alps they still insist), “drone performance” at Fondazione Sandretto Re
Rebaudengo, Turin, curated, PIIGS_An_Alternative Geography of Curating
29/10/2016 – 02/11/2016 Radiovenexia, web and fm pirate stream at fm91.5 in Venice. Pirate transmissions and stream radio performance, Palazzo Carminati, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
21/04/2016 INVERSIONI, videoradio stream performance feat. Clochang, Palazzo Carminati, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
09/04/2016 – 10/05/2016 SAFARI, environmental sculpture installation, Palazzo Carminati, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
04/03/2016 – 20/03/2016 Si perde il pelo ma non il vizio, environmental performance and installation, Palazzo Carminati, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa
8/03/2016 Tre film screening and sound performance at Italian Cultural Institute, Rue Varenne, Observatorlylandscape Production, IIC Paris, Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa, Paris
Atomic Blondie: Festival della DIVINA Casa, curated by Questa Cantina (Gelateria Sogni di Ghiaccio), - 8 art book copy signed by the artists with texts by Lucia Coco, Gian Maria Tosatti, Maud Marron, Chantal Valdambrini, Produced by Ubiquity SPA, Bologna, 2015
Il portato corpoero, IUAV Visual Art Workshop, Magazzino 7, curated by Cornelia Lauf in collaboration with Serena Vestrucci e Roberto Fassone, Venice, 2015
Drone Limitrofo Rip (revised), performance at Venice Performance Week (Frige Session), curated by Andrea Pagnes, Palazzo Mora, European Cultural Center, WeExhibit, Venice, 2014
Darkecology Signal Kommt, solo at h28kunstarchiv, curated by Jessica Keller, Berlin, 2014
Drone Limitrofo, Plaga Festival, performance at C/Riera Baixa Terrace in collaboration with Naya Pascual, Iacopo Bonomo, Morir de Frio,
Abbraccio l'infinito, Astillero, solo show at La Nave, Barcelona, 2012
Collective Show and Performances
09.03.19 - 03.04.19 Da cosa nasce cosa. Appunti per una metodologia progettuale. Curated by FAC, Galleria LO.FT, Lecce, IT
19.01.19 - 14.04.19 Il Disegno Politico Italiano, Gallery AplusA, curated by Aurora Fonda and Sandro Pignotti, Venezia, IT
6.09.18 - 8.09.18 Traffic, Festival delle Anime Gentili, curated by Biana R. Schroder and Pietro Consolandi, San lorenzo in Campo, 2018, IT
20.08.18 - 10.09.18 La solitudine del curatore, curated by Katiuscia Pompili, co-curated by Sasvati Santamaria, Manifesta12 Biennal Collaterals, Kaoz, Palermo, IT
Incipit, n° 1 , Via Lactea (M.Pajè, F.Marzocchi, G.Gerboni), curated by Alessandra Chiericato, UCA, Canterbury, UK, 2015
27metricubi at Venice, Padova, and Milano (Biennale Mediterranea 16 ) curated by AAA, 2015
Baptism (with M.Pajè, F.Marzocchi, G.Gerboni), curated by Stefani Cognata, AMACI, Parma, 2015
Via Lactea (crash test #2), TRWOWB, five acts performance with Mattia Pajè, Filippo Marzocchi, Giacomo
Gerboni, curated by Simona Squadrito, Milan, 2015
Deriva di Arianna, installazione di collage e azione alla deriva con Gino Blanc, Fondamenta 4.0 Mind The Map, curated by Fond. Bevilacqua la Masa, Venezia, 2015
WHAT TIME BETTER THEN NOW, Spazio Punto Croce, curated by Rene Gabri, Ayreen Anastas, Venice, 2015
Zeytin, eight acts performance with Mattia Pajè, Filippo Marzocchi, Giacomo Gerboni, Istanbul, 2015
Ojach, Milano Citta’ Mondo, Fabbrica del Vapore, finalist selected, with Giacomo Gerboni, Milan, 2015
Exposicion de socios, Halfhouse Gallery, curated by Alberto Peral, Sinead Spelman, (sponsored by Banco de Sabadell) Barcelona, 2014
Madispa 3, VVVB curated by Chantal Valdambrini, Martina Raponi, Fabio Bignotti, Bologna, 2014
“Alemania ha declarado Guerra a la Russia, por A la tarde irè a clase de nataciòn, collective by ephimeral group (Ana Gallardo, Jun Holguera, g. olmo stuppia) Schwimmschule on F.Kafa, curated by nadarmola collective. 2014
Sant Jordi Prize of Art, convento of S. Bartomeu, Finalist Exhibition, Perello Found. Catalunya, 2013
Nuovi Problemi, Santeria, curated by Giacomo Spazio and Alvin Mojetta, Milan, 2012
18/01– 23/03/2019 Martha Rosler Radio, site specific project at Marano Lagunare, residency and production by Kallipolis and Creea, LARU, founded by Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia, IT
8/02/2016 – 22/01/2017 #progettokoleos - Selected artisti for the Atelier at Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, curated by Rachele D'Osualdo and Stefano Coletto, Venice, 2016, Italy
01/09/2015 - on going; Radioborcia resident project a Progetto Borca, Dolomiti Contemporanee, Ex Villaggio Eni, Borca di Cadore, Italy
09/02/2014-04/04/2014, Darkecology Program - h28kunstarchiv, curated by Jessica Keller, Berlin, 2014
26.01.2019 Désolé - Cassata Drone Expanded Archive, Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, MA Class of Massimo Mazzone - introducing my practise in Sicily and the book Désolé edited by Izabela Anna Moren and Giuseppina Vara.
20.10.2018 Cassata Drone Expanded Archive g. olmo stuppia & Chiara Bordin, Museum MACRO, Auditorium, Rome, 2018
27.04.2018 Tintu Cu un Mancia a Cassata Pi Pasqua, Cassata Drone workshops, Accademia di Belle Arti Di Palermo, Aula di Francesco De Grandi, Palermo, IT
08.03.2016 Tre film, video as painting: art and sound practice, Istituto di Cultura Italiana, Parigi, FR
09-12.09.2015 Talk and younger forum partecipants of the table “absence of the critics” at Forum dell’Arte Contemporanea di Prato, Museo Pecci, Prato, IT
24.04.2013 talk on Gerardo Mosquerra and Wilfriedo Prieto, Universidad De Belles Artes de Barcelona, in collaboration with Pilar Bonet, Barcelona, ES
03/10 – 09/10 2018 La Sughereta – The Cork Oak, workshop conceiver inviting Andrea Masu as leader and Corinne Mazzoli, Giovanni Rendina as advisor. Workshop manager, producer under the Cassata Drone Collateral Program. Partecipants: Tiziana La Melia, Angelica Litta, Giorgia Scavo, Christine Kettaneh, Bruno Camargo, Francesca Bertazzoni. Workshop realized under the patronage of IUAV University of Venice, High School of Architectur of Siracusa, University of Palermo, Academy of Fine Arts of Catania. Sponsorized by Joy Rent.
27/03 – 12/04/2018 “Tintu cu un mancia a cassata pi pasqua – a Path to understand Sicilian Landscape” , concept maker, leader, organizer and artistic mentor with the curator Giovanni Rendina. Long walkscape inside the Cassata Drone Collateral Program frame from Sigonella Nas 1 Us base to Palermo, under the patronage of IUAV University of Venice, High School of Architectur of Siracusa, University of Palermo. Partecipants students: Maria Teresa Scarabello, Francesca Della Seta, Teresa Satta, Matteo Rizzo, Giorgia Antonioli.
20/09 to 01/10 2016 “Tzan Juxtaposition – Suicide a Venise” international workshop with Josep Maria Martin. Workshop conceiver, leader and manager supported by the artist Melania Fusco and the architect Ottavio Paponetti. Performance at Biennale de Venise, Arsenale Nord together with Yona Friedman and Querini Stampalia Foundation. Produced by SDS University IUAV of Venice, Venice, 2016 -
2-4/07/2018 Q-RATED 2018, an international workshop for Italian artists and curators with Elena Filipovic, James Richard, Pierre Ball-Blanc,
Quadriennale di Roma, curated by Stefano Colicelli Cagol and Sara Cosulich, Villa Carpegna, Rome, 2018
09/08/2016 - 25/08/2016 They Come To Us Without a World, workshop with Joan Jonas, Anna Daneri, IUAV University Of Venice & La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
10-13/03/2016, La primavera Romana international walkscape with STALKER, produced by Istituto Svizzero, Rome, 2016
10/05/ - 30/05/2015 Costruire un paesaggio, workshop with R, Bocchi and F. Barozzi, IUAV University of Venice, 2015
04/09/2015 - 21/12/2015 Estetica dell’Esistenza, workshop by Rene Gabri & Ayreen Anastas, IUAV University of Venice, 2015
Cuore di Pietra, Landscape Walking with Francesco Careri curated by Milly Romano, Pianoro, 2015
Site Rent Choir, Freee Art Collective (RCA, London), curated by Anna de Manincor, Anna Franceschini, prod. by Accademia Clementina of Fine Arts, Bologna, 2012
222 Artisti Emergenti si cui investire, curated by Cesare Biasini Selvaggi, Exibart Publishing, Rome, 2019
Désolé, contextual book and catalogue of the show "Désolé" edited by Izabela Anna Moren & Giuseppina Vara, 80 pages, softcover (among other contributors Chiara Bordin, Clairefontaine, Raqs Media Collective, Cesare Biasini Selvaggi). Design by Callum Stephenson. Cassata Drone Expanded Archive, published with the generous contribution of the Goethe Institut Palermo, 2019
E per dormire mi stesi accanto agli assassini, Opera 2016, curated by Stefano Coletto, published Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, 2017
Atomic Blondie: Festival della DIVINA Casa, artist book in 8+23 copies signed and stamped, catalague produced by Questa Cantina and Ubiquity SPA, Bologna, texts by: Lucia Coco, Maud Marron, Chantal Valdambrini, Gian Maria Tosatti, Antonello Antonelli, 2015
Agio conceived and edited by the artist Davide Sgambaro, Venezia 2015
Darkecology Signal Kommt, at h28kunstarchiv, 100 artist book copies, text by Jessica Keller, Adam K, Gillès Adeu prod. curated by Jessica Keller, Berlin, 2014
29/08 - 10/09/2020 Special hospitality manager assistant at Priceless Experience, Hotel Danieli - 77 ° Mostra D’Arte Cinematografica –
Biennale di Venezia, contractor: Martinocrespievents
29/08 - 11/09/2019 Special hospitality manager assistant at Priceless Experience, Hotel Danieli - 76 ° Mostra D’Arte Cinematografica – Biennale di Venezia, contractor: Martinocrespievents
29/10 - 06/11/2018 Artissima25, installation manager assistant for AirDeParis, InsituGalerie, Florence Loewy, Galerie Loevenbruck, Gaudin Pact
09/2018 Special Hospitality manager assistant for Mastercard Venice75 event at Hotel Danieli – 75 ° Mostra D’Arte Cinematografica – Biennale di Venezia, contractor: Martinocrespievents
05/2018 Golden Goose Deluxe Brand, brand champagne in Venice, assistant of the artists New York Sunshine, Production manager assistant and boat-drivers coordinator, 15thth Biennale of Architectures of Venice, Venice 2018, contractor: Art-Events Italy.
04/2018 to 15/09/2018 Man As a Bird, Project Manager Assistant at Pushkin Museum of Moscow, 57th Biennale of Venice, Palazzo Soranzo Van Axel, 2017, contractor: Art-Events
07/2015 They Come To Us Without a Word II, Joan Jonas, performer for, curated by MIT ad USA Pavilion, Teatrino Arsenale 56th Biennale, curated by Anna Daneri, Elena Mazzi under the patronage of IUAV, Venice, 2015, contractor: Foundation Biennale di Venezia
Performer into Natural Oasis by Martina Conti, Academy Awards 2015, Performing Books, curated by Simone Frangi, VIAFARINI, Milano, 2015
Books adoption practice, with Emilio Fantin & FHU, produced by Fond. Musagetes, Berlin, 2015
Free Home University, curated by A. Pomarico, produced by Fond. Musagetes, Castiglione di Lecce, 2014
10-12/06/2015 Untiled, Habana 2000, Perfomer for Tania Bruguera for Tania Bruguera during the vernissage of Biennale 56th, Venice, 2015
04/04 to 15/06/2015 CORONATION PARK, “psychogeographic” assistant of Raqs Media Collective during the Biennales pre-opening and opening period, 56th Biennale, curated by Okwui Enwezor, Venice, 2015
08/08 to 25/08 2014 X-Performing Festival, assistant for Jenny Haack, UFER Studio and Dock 11, Berlin, 2014
02/03-07/03/2013 Consumir un Arbol, collective action with Blacktulip, Gallery Halfhouse, Barcelona, 2013
09/2013 Self-portrait experience method, Prison of Lledoners, assistant and drawer for Cristina Nuñez, Manresa, produced by Caixa obra social, Catalunya, 2013
Self Portrait,workshop assistant to Cristina Núñez, Hangar, Barcelona, 2013
8-12/08/2012 Assistant for film “Mutonia” site visit by ZimmerFrei, Santarcangelo 42 Theater Festival, Santarcangelo di Romagna, 2012