LUCA MONTERASTELLI

bio

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

Group shows

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

"Ennesima"
curated by Vincenzo De Bellis
La Triennale, Milano / I, 2015

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

"Giorni Felici"
curated by Marta 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 Marco Tagliafierro
Milano / I, 2010

"All strange away"
curated by Beniamino Foschini
neon>campobase, Bologna / I, 2010

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

Residencies and collaboration

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

inrterview 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