P a o l o   C h i a s e r a
Upcoming Exhibitions
2017 solo exhibition TBA

Galerie Daniel Marzona, Berlin

Solo Exhibitions
2017 Frankenstein

On the occasion of Gallery Weekend, PSM, Berlin, DE

2016 Revenant: Eros Ghenos e Thanatos

Galleria de Foscherari, Bologna

2015 Population Two

PSM, Berlin
with Øystein Aasan

2015 Anagramma

Cura Basement, Rom, IT

2015 The Hunter-gatherer

ArtInternational, Istanbul

2015 Black Hunter

MAXX, Sierre, Switzerland

2015 Revenant: Don’t expect anything

Galerie Daniel Marzona, Berlin

2015 PC

Villa Medici, a cura di P. Pancotto, Roma

2014 I Giardini di Sardegna Cipro e Gerusalemme

MAN, Nuoro Italy

2014 I Giardini di Sardegna Cipro e Gerusalemme

De Vleeshal, Middelburg, Holland

2014 Urmutter

ArtBasel Miami Beach , Francesca Minini

2013 Videography

MAC, Lissone, Italy

2013 II Stile

Augustrasse, Berlin, Germany

2012 Màn

Francesca Minini, Milano

2012 The Art of Conversation

curated by Paolo Chiasera and Andreas Schlaegel with an exhibition design by Matthew Antezzo, PSM, Berlin, Germany

2011 Rotes Schauspielhaus (second act)

curated by S. Prinz, Verein am Kunst und Kultur am Rosa Luxemburg Platz, Berlin

2011 History Forms My Revolution

Oslo University, Oslo

2011 Motif

Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia

2010 There Ain’t No Grave Gonna Hold My Body Down

curated by T. Caron,   S. M. A. K.  Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst, Gent

2010 Rotes Schauspielhaus

curated by S. Prinz, Verein am Kunst und Kultur am Rosa Luxemburg Platz, Berlin

2009 Archivio Zarathustra

Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague

2009 Unter Freiem Himmel / Under the Open Sky

Paolo Chiasera, MARTa Herford

2009 Condensed Heidegger’s Hut

PSM, Berli, Germany

2009 Present Future

curated by J. Acosta, Artissima16, Turin

2009 Hybris

Francesca Minini, Milano

2008 Forget The Heroes

curated by D. Eccher, MACRO, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma, Roma (I)

2008 The Origin of Black Brain

Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia (I),


Smith Stewart Gallery, New York, USA

2007 Tupacproject

LAF – Limehouse Arts Foundation – Raine Foundation School, London

2006 The Trilogy: Vincent

Francesca Minini, Milan, IT

2006 The Trilogy: Cornelius.

Paolo’s Brain – MAMbo, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna

2006 The Trilogy: Vincent

Hoet Bekaert Gallery – Gent (Belgium)

2006 New Sculptures

Professional Day, Galleria Massimo Minini, ArtBasel, Basel (CH)

2006 The Trilogy: DRAWINGS

Italian Academy at Columbia University, New York, (USA)

2005 YDV – W139

curated by A. Demeester – Amsterdam

2003 Spazi circoscritti

Galleria Massimo Minini – Brescia

2002 20° Livello

G.A.M. Galleria Civica d’arte Moderna e Contemporanea, curated by E.Volpato – Turin

Selected Group Exhibitions
2016 Posizioni attuali dell’ arte italiana

Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany

2016 Posizioni attuali dell’ arte italiana

MACRO,  Roma, IT

2016 Ex

Mambo, Museum of Modern Art, Bologna, ITA
Curated by Valerio Deho and Carmen Lorenzetti

2016 VII. Premio Fondazione VAF

Aktuelle Positionen Italienischer Kunst, Stadtgalerie Kiel, DE

2016 Cumuli – Trading Places

Galerie Fünfzigzwanzig, Salzburg, AUT

2015 Oggetti su un piano

Fondazione del Monte, Bologna


2015 Kamarado

Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, NL

2015 Cumuli 2

Kunsthalle Memminghen, Memminghen

2015 Cumuli 2

Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg Platz, Berlin

2014 Berlin Art Prize

Berlin, Germany

2014 Air Zaire

Flavio Favelli in dialogo con Paolo Chiasera, Francesca Minini, Milan (I)

2013 Momentum Biennal

Moss, Norway

2013 Quarantanni d’Arte Contemporanea Massimo Minini

Triennale di Milano, Milano

2012 Ashes and Gold

MARTa Herford, Herford

2012 The Petrified River

curated by Martha Kirszenbaum and David Harper, Lukas Feichtner Gallery, Sailerstatte 19, 1010 Vienna

2012 If You Want it You can Get it for the Rest of Your Life. (Truth is What Works)),

curated by Erlend Hammer, ISCP. New York

2011 Posso Errare, Ma Non di Core

curated by Andrea Bruciati, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Monfalcone

2011 Broken Fall (Organic)

curated by Giovanni Iovane e Alessandra Pace, Galleria Astuni, Bologna

2011 Hypothesis for an Exhibition

curated by L. Benedetti, PSM, Berlin

2011 Totem & Taboo

Museumsquartier, freiraum quartier21, Vienna

2011 ‘Oh HowTime Flies

curated by Erlend Hammer, Kunsthall Bergen, Norway

2011 Die Unwahrscheinlichkeit des Augenblicks

Werke aus der Sammlung Marta Herford, Kunst- und Kulturzentrum, Aachen (upcoming)

2010 Ibrido

curated by G. Di Pietrantonio and F. Garutti, PAC, Milan

2010 They Go Round and Round

curated by C.Chan, 0047 Oslo

2010 Psychosculptures

curated by L. Benedetti, De Vleeshal, Middelburg (N)

2010 Italiens

Italian Ambassy, Berlin

2009 Emerging Talents – Talenti Emergenti

Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina – Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Firenze

2009 Burn Your Past

curated by S. Schmidt, Frankfurt

2009 Praxis, Art in Times of Uncertainty

2 Tessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, curated by G.Salgado, B.Silva, S.Tsiara, Tessaloniki, Greece

2009 Speculations on the End of Interieur

Vera Cortes Art Agency, curated by S.Prinz , Lisbon (S)

2009 Back to the Future

COMA, Centre for opinions in music and art, curated by C. Chan, Berlin (D)

2009 Third Fotofestival

curated by www.vvork.com, T. Berger, E. Ruelfs, Mannheim, Ludwigshafen, Heidelberg (D)

2009 Misura Italiana

curated by B. Fischer and M. Bazzini, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, (E)


invited by K. Sander, Temporaere Kunsthalle, Berlin

2009 Art Video Lounge: Video Arte Italiana in Pescheria

curated by Ludovico Pratesi, Centro arti visive – pescheria, Pesaro

2009 2nd Thessaloniki Biennale

Thessaloniki, Greece

2008 XV Quadriennale

Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma, (I)

2008 Warlord

Smith Stewart Gallery, New York

2008 Soft Cell

GC.AC, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea Monfalcone, curated by A. Bruciati, Monfalcone

2008 Bad Boys

Castello dell’ Acciaiolo, curated by P. Gaglianò, Scandicci

2008 Biennale Internazionale della Scultura di Carrara

curated by F. Poli, Carrara (I)

2008 Adesso Siamo Qua

Villa Romana, curated by L. Bruni, Firenze

2008 Sarah’s Journey

Section of the 7th Bulgarian Biennal of Contemporary Art in Varna, Bulgaria

2008 Focus on Contemporary Italian Art – mambo’s collections –

MAMbo, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna

2008 Videoreport Italia 06-07

GC.AC, Galleria d’Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Monfalcone

2008 The Dawn of Tomorrow /Contemporary Art in Italy from Italian Collections

Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul (T)

2007 I Will Never Make it!

curated by L. Magne Tangen, D21 Kunstram Leipzig, Leipzig

2007 Good Morning Babilonia

curated by S. Risaliti, Marella Gallery, Beijing

2007 Apocalittici ed Integrati

curated by P. Colombo, MAXXI, Rome

2007 Light Whiteness

12th International Media art Biennale

2007 Laws of Relativity

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene D’Alba

2007 Albedo, a New Perspective in Italian Movin Images

curated by A.Bruciati, Teatro Giudecca, Venice (I)

2007 Luci dell’Arte

San Crisogno, curated by L.Pratesi, Roma

2006 Sound & Vision

Museo della Citta’, Perugia, (I)

2006 FRAME, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces

curated by C. Agnello and R. Tenconi, Melbourne, AUS

2006 Poeziezomer 2006 Watou

curated by J. Declerck, Watou (B)

2006 Videoreport Italia

Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Monfalcone (I)

2006 Young Italian Artist at the Turn of the Millenium

Galleria Continua, curated by G. Di Groppello, Beijing

2006 Iradiance

Quarter Relocated Progetti Arte Contemporanea, curated by S. Risaliti, Turin (I)

2006 Divenire Video

S.Erasmo, curated by M.Faletra, I.Parlavecchio, Palermo (I)

2006 Italy Made in Art Now

curated by A.B.Oliva, Shangay (VRC)

2005 1 Moscow Biennal (parallel project)


2005 (my privates) HEROES

MARTa Herford – Herford (Germany)

2005 Ma Non al Sud

P.Chiasera, E.Cucchi, U.Fischer, Fischli & Weiss – curated by S.Lacagnina – Galleria Montevergini – Siracusa

2005 Emergency Biennal

curated by J.Castro., E.Joannou – Charleroi/Museion Bolzano

2005 Il Bianco e Altro

curated by A.B.Oliva – Palazzo Cavour – Turin

2005 T1, The Pantagruel Syndrome

curated by F.Bonami, C.C.Bakargiev – Turin

2004 Our Personal Vision

Futura – curated by P.Capata – Prague

2004 7 K Nights

Galleria Stefania Miscetti – curated by Elena Volpato – Rome

2004 ON-AIR. Video in onda dall’Italia

Musuem of Contemporary Art – Monfalcone

2004 Le Opere e i Giorni

curated by A.B.Oliva – Certosa di Padula – Padula (Salerno)

2004 Art Projx Cinema Series Two

curated by Gionata Bonvicini, D.Gryn – London

2003 Re-Location

Superstudiopiù – curated by C.Corbetta – Milan

2003 Focusis

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia – curated by E.Volpato – Madrid

2003 FIAV 2003

curated by R.Bouvet, M.Gorni, R.Pinto – Tavira (Portugal)

2003 Ainsi va le Monde

Un regard sur la scée italienne actuelle – Paul Ricard Foundation curated by C.Laubard – Paris

2003 Videoabende auf der MARTA-Baustelle

Marta, Herford (Germany)

2003 Il Nuovo Ritratto d’Europa

Identiteit van de italiaanse Kunst in de laatste 40 jarr – Acad%E9mie Royale – curated by V.Coen – Bruxelles

2003 ANIGMA – 1st Novosibirsk International Festival Digital Imaging and Animation

curated by A.Martynov, M.Gorni – Novosibirsk (Russia)

2003 video.it 2003

G.A.M. Museum of Modern Art – curated by M.Gorni, F.Poli, E.Volpato – Turin

2003 Forse Italia

S.M.A.K. Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst – Gent

2003 Prototipi 03

Workshop and exhibition – Adriano Olivetti’s Foundation – curated by B.Pietromarchi, S.Chiodi – Rome

2002 Video Abend

Stadtische Galerie in Lenbachaus – curated by M.Gorni – Munchen

2002 Networking

Magazzini del Sale – curated by P.Tazzi, S. Risaliti

2002 Chiasera, Sasnal, Olde Wolbers, Vogel

Galleria Laura Pecci – Milan

2002 Museum of Contemporary Art le Carre

curated by R.Bouvet, M.Gorni, Nimes

2002 INVEX Intercultural Videoart Exibition Europe –

curated by K.Kanemaki, M.Gorni – Videoart Center Tokyo

2002 Tracce di un Seminario

Viafarini – curated by G. Di Pietrantonio, A.Vettese – Milan

2002 Assab One

ex Gea Factory – curated by L.Garbarino, R.Pinto – Milan

2002 Oltre il Giardino

curated by R.Daolio, F.Matzner – Rimini

2002 To the Lighthouse

curated by E.Volpato – G.A.M. Museum of Modern Art – Turin

2002 EXIT: Nuove Geografie della Creativita’ Italiana

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo – curated by F.Bonami – Turin

2002 Recenti Talijanski Umjetniki Video

MM Centar – curated by M.Krivak, M.Gorni I.Paic – Zagreb

2002 La Nuit Art Video

Le Maillon-Théatre de Strausburg – curated by E.Brunner, S.Moidson Tremblay, M.Minini – Strausburg

2002 Working

Leopolda’s Station, curated by S. Risaliti, Firenze

2002 Magic and Loss

Batofar – curated by L.Cerizza, C.Perrella – Paris

2001 Mutamenti e Inganni

Cloister of Scardavilla – curated by F.Cavallucci – Meldola

2001 Mosse Passeggere

Station of Bologna – curated by R.Daolio, M.Romano – Bologna

2001 Mostra di Fine Corso

Antonio Ratti Foundation, Visiting professor Marina Abramovic – curated by G. Di Pietrantonio Vettese – Como

2001 video.it

ex cemetery S. Pietro in Vincoli – curated by M.Gorni, E.Volpato, F.Poli – Turin

2001 InterMEDIA@rt/preview 2001

MUeL – Museo Elettronico Videoteca Giaccari curated by M.Gorni – Varese