Alberto Garutti, an artist and a lecturer, teaches at the Academy of Brera in Milan and at the Faculty of Design and the Arts at the IUAV in Venice. He has been invited to major international events and institutions such as the 1990 Venice Biennale, the 2001 Istanbul Biennial and the Memory Marathon held at Serpentine Gallery of London in 2012, and commissioned to create public works for various cities and museums: these include the “Over the Edges” exhibition at the S.M.A.K. Museum in Ghent, Belgium (2000), as well as work for the 21st Century Museum of Modern Art in Kanazawa, Japan (2002), the MARTa Museum in Herford (2003), and the Moscow Museum of Modern Art, as part of the “Impossible Community” show held in 2011.

Alberto Garutti
Alberto Garutti
Galbiate, 1948

Current Exhibitions

14 Mar — 07 Apr
The contemporary art space C+N Canepaneri, Milan, hosts the exhibition “Due per due: Gillian Brett – Alberto Garutti”. This is the first chapter of a new cultural project, consisting  of dual exhibitions...

The Street. Where the World is Made

Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo – MAXXI

07 Dec — 28 Apr
The exhibition gathers more than 200 works by around 140 artist to pay an homage to the street, investigated not just as a fundamental infrastructure, but also as a place crossed by multiple meanings as well as the stage of visual and physical bombardment,...

Past Exhibitions

Alberto Garutti: First time

Private: Galleria Monopoli
16/03/2016 — 07/05/2016

Studio Guenzani, Milano. 1986-2015: Molto-Tutto

Studio Guenzani
24/09/2015 — 18/12/2015

Solo Shows


Là, Ora, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin.
Tutti i passi che ho fatto nella mia vita mi hanno portato qui, ora, permanent work, S.Maria Novella Square,Florence.


Senza titolo, Buchmann Lugano, Lugano (CH).
Early works, Buchmann Galerie, Agra (CH).


Alberto Garutti, Edicola Notte, Rome.

Group Shows


The Pagad, curated by Rita Selvaggio, Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Milan.


Ennesima, Una mostra di sette mostre sull’arte italiana, curated by Vincenzo de Bellis, Triennale di Milano, Milan.
Lessico delle relazioni, Deutsche Bank, Milan.
Capolavori dalla Collezione Farnesina, curated by Martina Corgnati and Giovanni Iovane, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb (HR) – Art Gallery BiH, Sarajevo (BIH).
Brera in Contemporaneo: Fabro Garutti Kounellis Paolini, curated by Giovanni Iovane, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan.
Flowers for you, Buchmann Galerie, Agra (CH).
I’ll Be There Forever, curated by Cloe Piccoli, Palazzo Cusani, Milan.


Lightopia, curated by Jolanthe Kugler, Design Museum Gent, Gend.
Soleil Politique, curated by Pierre Bal-Blanc, Museion, Bolzano.
Seguire il filo del discorso, with Marco D’Anna and Alex Dorici, Buchmann Galerie, Agra (CH).
Scenari di Terra, curated by Veronica Caciolli, Daniela Ferrari, Denis Isaia, Paola Pettenella, Alessandra Tiddia, MART, Rovereto.
FUNDAMENTALS , curated by Cino Zucchi, XIV Biennale di Architettura, Venice.
Lightopia, curated by Jolanthe Kugler, Espace Fondation EDF, Paris.

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Galbiate Country of birth: Italy Date of birth: 1948 Lives in: Milan
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