LUCA MONTERASTELLI

bio

b. Forlimpopoli - I, 1983

Lives and works in Milano

education

MFA @ Accademia delle Belle Arti di Brera, Milano / I

selected exhibitions

solo shows

To Build a Fire
Lia Rumma gallery, Milano / I, 2017

Fight Songs
Villa Mondolfo, Como / I, 2017

How To Make a Hero
Deweer Gallery, Otegem / B, 2017

The Close of the Silver Age
Lia Rumma @ Fonderia Battaglia, Milano / I, 2015

White - Endlessly Rocking
curated by S. Frangi and M. Tagliafierro
viafarini DOCVA, Milano / I, 2013

Open Studio
Centre d'art contemporain Parc Saint Léger
Pougues-les-eaux / F, 2012

Graceland
curated by J. Rodriguez-Malti
Chez Néon, Lyon / F, 2012

The Lovers' Suite
MARS Milan Artist Run Space, Milano / I, 2011

group shows

Black Hole
curated by S. Fumagalli and L. Giusti
GAMec, Bergamo / I, 2018

Young Italians
curated by I. Bernardi
Italian Institute of Culture, New York / US, 2018

Spime Open Studio
curated by M.Deiana
MAN Museum, Nuoro / I, 2018

Collector's Room # 16: Landscapes of the Mind
Deweer Gallery, Otegem, 2017

A Show Inside Out (Outdoor Sculptures)
Deweer gallery, Otegem / B, 2017

Ennesima
curated by V. De Bellis
La Triennale, Milano / I, 2015

Padiglione Italia
curated by V. Trione
56th Biennale Arte, Venezia / I, 2015

Giorni Felici
curated by M. Cereda
casa Testori, Novate Milanese, Milan / I, 2014

In forma di ceramica
Fondazione Bevilaqua la Masa, Venezia / I, 2014

Braccia #2
project by A. Biggio
Museo Marino Marini, Firenze / I, 2013

senza titolo
Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples / I, 2013

Una luce rischiara l'oscuro scrutare
curated by M. Tagliafierro
Milano / I, 2010

All Strange Away
curated by B. Foschini
neon>campobase, Bologna / I, 2010

L'uomo ridotto
curated by L. Francesconi
Brown Project Space, Milano / I, 2010

residencies and collaboration

Spime
MAN Museum, Nuoro / I, 2018

HIAP - Helsinki
Kaapeli, Cable Factory / FIN, 2014

guest artist @ Museo Carlo Zauli
Faenza / I, 2013

Residénces secondaires
Parc Saint Léger - Pougues-les-eaux / F, 2012

Solid Void
curated by R. Cuoghi e G. A. Gilli
Diogene Bivacco Urbano, Torino / I, 2011

Residency Suddenly
Beauchery-Saint-Martin / F. 2011

Residency Triangle France
La Friche La Belle de Mai - Marseille / F, 2011

press and publication

"Black Hole", published by GAMec books (2018); "Young Italians", published by Magazzino Italian Art, curated by I. Bernardi (2018); interview on "To Build a Fire" by Elena Bordignon, ATP / "Occupare lo spazio" curated by L. Madaro, Ed. Salentina, Lecce / "Sulla forma della scultura" by Lorenzo Madaro, Artribune / "What is a generation?" Carnet de Miart, carnetdemiart.it, Jan 30th 2017 / "Passaggio di stato e storia del mondo" by Luca Monterastelli, La Lettura #238 p27, 2016 / "The raw enigma of matter and the potential meaning of form" by A. H. Merjian, Frieze, In Focus, Issue 176, Jan-Feb 2016 / "Ennesima: 2015. Present Tense, Indefinite Mood" Texts by L. Fassi, F. Garutti, A. Lissoni, L. Lo Pinto, Mousse publishing, 2015 / "Il Cantiere" la Lettura, Nov 22th, Il Corriere della Sera, 2015 / "La Biennale di Venezia. 56 Esposizione Internazionale d'arte - All the World's Future", Marsilio editore, 2015 / "Codice Italia" , texts by J. Berger, H. edekamp, F. Casetti, M. Cunningham, U. Eco, H. U. Oist, J. Rykwert, Bompiani, 2015 / "Corpi schiacciati" interview by S. Menin, Flash Art n° 319, pp 54-56 / "Braccia" project by A. Biggio. Texts by: A. Bircken, M. Höpfner, L. Francesconi, J. P. Valentine, I. Pedigo, L. Trevisani, D. Perrone, E. Kläes, L. Monterastelli, Mousse publishing, 2014 / "In Forma di Ceramica" published by Bevilaqua la Masa, Venezia, 2014 / "senza titolo" with "Luca Monterastelli. The Force of Things" text by D. Sherer, Lia Rumma Gallery, Milano / Napoli, 2014 / "Della Liquidezza della terra" texts by D. Tesar and M. Tagliafierro, spazio Morris, Milano, 2013 / video review of white - endlessly rocking: "Life Cast" by M. Casadio for Vogue.it / review: White - Endlessly Rocking. Interview to M. Tagliafierro and S. Frangi by E. Bordignon for art*text*pics, 2013 / "Graceland" review by L. Hulrich, Revue Zeroquatre N° 11 pp 27, Lyon, 2012 / "Graceland": 19 juin 2012 / Les rendez-vous de la création contemporaine de Radio Pluriel: Emission n°114, 31’35 min, by F. Leonardoni and P. Creveaux / interview on "Graceland": 05 juin 2012 / Les rendez-vous de la création contemporaine de Radio Pluriel: Emission n°112, 30'00 min, by G. Durand / "Graceland" - texts by B. Foschini, published by Neon, Lyon / F / “Ceci n’est pas une résidence” ( Residency Suddenly’s edition), curated by M. Bembekoff - Galerie Florence Loewy, published by ensba Paris, ecole d’art de Cergy, Paris, 2011 / "All Strange Away", curated by B. Foschini - neon>campobase, Bologna, 2010

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