g. olmo stuppia

b. 1991

visual artist, author, agitator. I'm  booth from Sicily & Milan ||| press@cassatadrone.org  +39 3347374093 

based everywhere. 

I got an MA at IUAV University of Venice in Visual Art & Fashion (sharing my ideas and 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). I get some class of Philosophy at EHSS and Paris8 with Elsa Dorlin, Soko Pay, Alain Badieu, Matthieu Parrenault.

I held a BA at Accademia di Belle Arti of Bologna crossing my gaze with Davide Rivalta, Silvia Evangelisti, Alfonso Panzetta, Luciano Leonotti. In 2013 I 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 I had the chance to live and stay in tuscany at Academy of Fine Arts of Carrara and share talks and action with the marble workers. 

Projects

          2020 - on going featured artist Artsy page @CardiGallery, London-Milan, curated by Maria Abramenko

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),

Cineforum program curated by Alexander Darkish at "Chapel Club", Chiesetta Della Misericordia, Venice, (2017); Tre is featured at Effetto48 Festival (PG, Italy). 

Prizes

Special Mention for "Oloid", Carapelli Art Prize 2019 | Jurors: Federica Boràgina, Giulia Brivio, Attilia Fattori Franchini, Matteo Innocenti, Victoria Mann, Raina Mehler, Gabriele Tosi 

Second mention at “Walking With Art 2016” artworks "Skinboxes" Fond. Bevilacqua La Masa, Gallerie di San Marco, Venice, Italy, 2016 | Jurors Hamish Fulton, Alessandra Galletta, Stefano Coletto

 

1st prize under25 Ombra della Carne, Fondazione Centro di Ricerca Benetton,  Premio Aldo Nascimben, Treviso, IT 2013 

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 www.cassatadrone.org

 

23/02 – 01/03/2018, Do not Waste Tears on Clams, Gelateria Sogni di Ghiaccio, Bologna

 

03/11/2017 – 02/01/2018 Per fiori agli Altari, Lanificio di Porta Capuana, Galleria Dino Morra, Prod. by NEA, Napoli

 

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,

Barcelona 2014

 

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

 

Residency Program

01/09/2019 - 24/12/2019 Artist in residence VIAFARINI, Milan, IT 

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

 

Talk/Lectio Magistralis

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

Workshop mentoring

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. www.cassatadrone.org/workshop

 

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. www.cassatadrone.org/aboutprogram

 

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 - https://www.facebook.com/tzanjworkshop 

Attended Workshop

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

Publications

           Combat Art Prize Catalogue, Livorno, Museo Civico Fattori, 2020

   

           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

Collaborations/Jobs 

          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

 

15-17/12/2014 DIGNITY HAS NOT NATION, assistant and photographer for Tania Bruguera visiting Rome on Pope’s birthday, Rome, 2014

 

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