Paolo Piscitelli lives in Pittsburgh, PA
2016 MFA in Creative Practice, Transart Institute, University of Plymouth, UK
1995 MA / BFA in Sculpture, Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti, Turin, IT
paolo@paolopiscitelli.net

Selected solo exhibitions:

2015
Here, Not Here, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy

2012
The Broken Places, e/static, Torino, Italy
More Work More Space, Lawndale Art Center, John M. O’Quinn Gallery, Houston, TX

2010
Greater Torino, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy (Two-person exhibition)

2009
Work, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Unpacking, Singuhr-hœrgalerie, Berlin, Germany

2008
Sunday Times, Paolo Maria Deanesi Gallery, Rovereto, Italy
At the Same Time, e/static, Torino, Italy
Reading Paolo, Galleria Maria Grazia Del Prete, Roma, Italy

2007
Labor, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy
Some Prefer Nettles, MLAC Museo Laboratorio d’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Platonic 5, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy

2006
One year’s seed, seven years weeds, Galerie Paolo Boselli, Bruxelles, Belgium

2004
Con gli occhi del corpo, Laden No. 5, Kurkolonnaden, Bad Ems, Germany

2003
Present Future, Artissima 10, Torino, Italy
Gong, Galerie Paolo Boselli, Bruxelles, Belgium

2002
Finiscimi, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy

2001
Noborder, Museo d’Arte della Città, S. Maria delle Croci, Ravenna, Italy (two-person exhibition)
Cores mix1, Galerie The Flying Cow Project, Bruxelles, Belgium
Paolo Piscitelli & Simone Mussat Sartor, Galerie Blu Contemporary Art, Kanal 20, Bruxelles, Belgium

2000
Paolo Piscitelli & Simone Mussat Sartor, Videoteca GAM, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
Paolo Piscitelli, e/static, Torino, Italy

1999
Paolo Piscitelli, Castello di Rivara, Torino, Italy

1998
Paolo Piscitelli, Galerie The Flying Cow Project, Bruxelles, Belgium
Progetto Museo d’Arte italiana 1985 – 1998, Castello di Rivara, Torino, Italy

Selected group exhibitions:

2016
Drawing Work, CBK Zooidost, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2015
Reverberations: an exhibition of work by faculty in the Department of Studio Arts. University Art Gallery, Frick Fine Arts Building, University of Pittsburgh
Vanità/Vanitas, Non la Parola Fine ma la Fine delle Parole, MEF -  Museo Ettore Fico, Turin

2014
voices / landscapes (for the eye and the ear), Kwung Tong Ferry Pier & Connecting space, Hong Kong
Postscript: writing after conceptual art, The Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU, East Lansing, MI

2013
The tears of Heroes, Biblioteca Civica di Verona, Verona, Italy
Thinking Drawing, Clarion University Art Gallery, Clarion, PA
Postscript: writing after conceptual art, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Things he would like, e/static, Torino, italy

2012
Postscript: writing after conceptual art, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, CO
Global Positioning System (So You Say You Want a Revolution), SVA Westside Gallery, New York City, NY
EU - 27 countries, 27 artists, Museum Tongerlohuys, Roosendaal, Netherlands
Group Exhibition, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2011
Special Edition, PrintRoom, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2010
La scultura italiana del XXI secolo, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano, Italy
Languages and Experimentations, Young artists in a contemporary collection, MART Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Italy
Who want to use my windows?, Paolo Maria Deanesi Gallery, Rovereto, Italy
Work on paper, Galerie Paul Andriesse Amsterdam, Netherlands

2009
Speculazioni d'artista, Museo Carlo Bilotti, Aranciera di Villa Borghese, Roma, Italy
Qui e’ altrove, Palazzo De Santis, Castelbasso, Italy

2008
Subtle Energies of Matter, Urban Planning Exhibition Center, Shanghai and China National Academy of Painting, Beijing, China.
Flora, ar/ge kunst Galerie Museum, Bozen, Italy.
Out of Place, Parallel event to Manifesta7, Trento, Italy.
Collezione Farnesina “Experimenta”, Palazzo della Farnesina, Roma, Italy.

2007
Nessuna Paura, Arte Italiana dopo il duemila, Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
Poi piovve dentro a l’alta fantasia, Museo Marino Marini, Firenze, Italy
Arte nell’età dei conflitti ininterrotti, Centro Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, La Spezia, Italy

2006
In a silent way, Zizkov Monument, Prague, Czech Republic

2005
S.N.O.W. Sculpture in Non-Objective Way, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea Torre Pellice, Italy
Thin Line, Viafarini, Milano, Italy
Light Sculpture, 503 Mulino, Vicenza, Italy

2004
Drawing Here and Now, Art Forum Berlin, Germany
La linea del tempo, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice, Italy
Think(in)things, Galerie Bernhard Knaus, Mannheim, Germany

2003
Giovane arte italiana “Premio Maretti”,Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy
Assenze /presenze, Le Botanique, Bruxelles, Belgium
Eco e Narciso, Ecomuseo “Feltrificio Crumière”, Villar Pellice, Italy
Ratio, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Italy
Before and after sound, e/static, Torino, Italy

2002
Gemine Muse, Young Artists in Italian Museums, Palazzo Reale di Torino, Italy
Periscopio, Galleria Gruppo Credito Valtellinese, Milan, Italy
Artegiovane da Torino, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Berlin, Germany
Nous tournons en rond dans la nuit et nous sommes dévorés per le feu, Frac Bourgogne, Dijon, France
Da dove, critica in opera n. 23, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Castel S. Pietro T. (Bologna), Italy

2001
Exit-01, e/static, Torino, italy
Cosa arcana e stupenda, Contemporary Italian Sculpture, Sermoneta, Italy

Selected performances, installations, events & screenings

2013
Le lacrime degli Eroi, [.BOX] Videoart Project Space, Milan, Italy. November 19 - December 14

2011
Frownland, e/static, Torino, Italy, screening
Campo volo: Evening Redness in the West, e/static, Torino, Italy, special event

2009
Paolo Piscitelli presents Unpacking, e/static, Torino, Italy, installation

2008
In Betweens the Lines, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University, College Station,TX, permanent installation
Labor, Folio Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, screening

2007
Videodialoghi,Cinema Massino, Museo del Cinema, Torino, Italy, screening
New World Order, Texas A&M University, College Station, performance
VisionAir, e/static, Torino, Italy, screening

2006
Platonic 5, Architecture Ranch, Texas A&M University, performance

2005
If You Fear Something, You'll Hear Something, Ravenstein Galleries (Bozar, Central Station), Bruxelles, Belgium, installation

2004
Nell'Aria / In the air, e/static, Turin, Italy. February 18, event/installation

2001
EXIT-01, e/static, Turin, Italy. October 4, installation

2000
ZOU, The Flying Cow Project, Bruxelles, performance (Noccioli)

Residencies, awards, and viewing programs
2011 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, VT
2011 School of Visual Art, NYC. Summer Residency in Sculpture, Installation and New Media Art
2006-2008 Artist-in-Residence, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
2005 The Drawing Center Viewing Program, New York City
2004 Fellowship for Visual Art, Künsterhaus Schloß Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany.
2003 Premio Maretti, Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy.
2003 Artist-in-Residence Program, Chateau de La Napoule, France.
2003 Finalist: “Present Future,” Artissima, Torino, Italy.
2000 Moving’up (grant). GAI - Association for the Young Italian Artists Circuit.

Selected teaching, conferences, presentations, lectures, and visiting artist

2013
(Fall) Part-Time Instructor, Foundation Sculpture. Studio Arts, University of Pittsburgh, PA
(Spring) Part-Time Instructor, Foundation Design. Studio Arts, University of Pittsburgh, PA
Thinking Drawing, slide lecture and critique, Clarion University, PA, October 23 – 24

2012
(Fall) Part-Time Instructor, Foundation Sculpture. Studio Arts, University of Pittsburgh, PA
(Fall) Lecture/Visiting Artist, Studio Arts, University of Pittsburgh, PA
More Work More Space, artist talk, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX

2012 - 2009
Visiting Lecturer, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

2010
Trasformare, Workshop at Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy

2008
Labor, slide lecture/visiting artist, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX. February 18 – 21

2007
Videodialoghi, Cinema Massino, Museo del Cinema, Torino, Italy, screening and presentation
La scultura del Novecento, Merz Foundation, Torino, Italy, guest speaker
Labor, Texas A&M University, slide lecture

2006
Nonobjective Sculpture, Texas A&M University, slide lecture

2005
Cosa pensano gli artisti/From the artist’s perspective, Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti, Torino, Italy, featured speaker
Light Sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts Milan, Brera, guest speaker
Sound Art: Conversation with Carlo Fossati, Arte Giovane, Non profit association, Torino, Italy, guest speaker
Site Specific interventions, Facoltà di Architettura di Mondovì, Italy, featured speaker

2003
Eco Narciso, e/static, Torino, Italy, featured speaker

Selected public collections

GAM, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Torino, Italy
Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bologna, Italy
Collezione Farnesina Experimenta, Palazzo della Farnesina, Roma, Italy
Fondazione Fornero, Torino, Italy

Catalogs, book essays, cd and anthologies

Sound Installation Art in berlin, 2007 bis/to 2014 Singuhr Hoergalerie, edited by Carsen Seiffarth and Markus Steffens, Kehrer, Berlin 2016
Non la parola fine ma la fine delle parole, Donazione Renato Alpegiani, edited by Andrea Busto, Edizioni Museo Ettore Fico, Turin, 2015
More Work More Space, by Paolo Piscitelli, Blurb.com, 2012
Greater Torino, Paolo Piscitelli - Paola Anzichè, edited by Irene Calderoni and Maria Teresa Roberto, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy, 2010. It/En
Work exhibited in 2009 - 2010, by Paolo Piscitelli, Blurb.com, 2010
La scultura italiana del XXI secolo, edited by Marco Meneguzzo with articles by Roberto Pinto and Simone Menegoi, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano, Italy, 2010. Italian/English
Languages and experimentations, edited by Giorgio Verzotti, with an article by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Silvana Editoriale. Milano, Italy, 2010. It/En
Qui è altrove, edited by Francesca Referza. Protagon Editori, Colle di Val d'Elsa (Siena), italy, 2009. It/En
Laboratorio Italia. Scultura, edited by Alessandra Galasso. Johan & Levi, Milano, Italy, 2009. It/En
107 Days/100 Drawings, by Paolo Piscitelli, Blurb.com, 2009
Fuori luogo - Out fo place, edited by Fedrico Mazzonelli and Duccio Dogheria. Trento -I, 2008. It/En.
Soft - Cell, Dinamiche nello spazio in Italia / Space Dynamics in Italy, by Andrea Bruciati, Damiani Editore Bologna, Italy, 2008. It/En.
La forma confligge col tempo, by Mauro Panzera, Galleria Maria Grazia Del Prete, Roma, Italy, 2008
Collezione Farnesina “Experimenta”, Ministero Affari Esteri, Roma, Italy, 2008
Works, Paolo Piscitelli, Blurb.com, 2008
Nessuna Paura - Art From Italy After 2000, edited by Marco Bazzini and Mauro Panzera. Cenro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci - Prato, Italy, 2007. It/En.
Poi piovve dentro a l’alta fantasia, by a.titolo, Museo Marino Marini, Firenze, Italy, 2007
Some Prefer Nettles, edited by Emanuela Termine, with a text by Paolo Piscitelli, Gangemi Editore, Roma, Italy, 2007. It/En
tina b. The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, curated by Daniele Balit, Prague Art Future, Czech Republic, 2006
S.N.O.W. Sculpture in Non-Objective Way, by Andrea Bellini. Hopefulmonster, Torino, Italy, 2005. It/En.
Scultori di suono, by Daniela Cascella, Tuttle Edizioni, Camucia (AR), Italy, 2005. [pages 142 - 147]
Contemporary Art in Belgium, Bart De Baere and Henry Bounameaux, Best Of Publishing, Bruxelles, 2005
Light Sculpture - Scultura leggera, by Simone Menage, Colpo di fulmine Edizioni,
Verona, Italy, 2005. It/En.
Seconda intenzione / con gli occhi del corpo, edited by Janine Schmutz, Paolo Piscitelli, Künstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral, Germany, 2004
Eco e Narciso - Cultura Materiale / Arte, by Sergio Risaliti and Rebecca De Marchi. Text by Francesco Bernardelli, Electa 2004, Milan, Italy, 2003. It/En.
Premio Maretti, Giovani Artsti Italiani, Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy, 2003
Seconda intenzione / volume rosa, Paolo Piscitelli, Cane Andaluso, Milano, 2003. CD Limited edition.
Cosa Arcana e Stupenda - Contemporary Italain Sculpture, by Andrea Bellini, Silvana Editoriale, Milan, Italy, 2001. It/En.
cores mix1, Paolo Piscitelli, e/static records, Torino, 2001. CD Limited edition.
Costantin Brancusi, edited by Elio Grazioli, Riga 19, marcos y macros, Milan - I, 2001
Seconda Intenzione, edited by Paolo Piscitelli,, edizioni Bacacay, Milano, Italy, 2000. Limited edition