Piero Golia’s large-scale projects and conceptual project proposals bear equal weight for the artist. Often times grandiose in scale and proportion, if not seemingly impossible—for example, proposing a permanent wall to separate Orange County from Los Angeles— Golia’s ideas are full of provocation and confrontation.

Piero Golia
Naples, 1974

Current Exhibitions

The Electric Comma

V-A-C Foundation Venice

25 Nov — 31 Mar
A collective exhibition produced by V-A-C, developed in dialogue with KADIST, unites the V-A-C and KADIST collections. Resuming the title of the installation of Shannon Ebner, “The Electric Comma”, the exhibition focuses on the changes...

Past Exhibitions

Piero Golia Solo Show

Kunsthaus Baselland
28/04/2017 — 16/07/2017

Piero Golia, Diego Perrone on Chris Burden

The Classroom 28/03/2017 — 10/04/2017

Conversation Piece | Part 3

Fondazione Memmo 16/12/2016 — 02/04/2017

Par tibi, Roma, nihil

Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill 23/06/2016 — 18/09/2016

Solo Shows

Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel, Switzerland

Conversation Piece | Part 3, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, Italy

Chalet Dallas, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX Intermission Paintings, Gagosian Gallery, Rome, Italy

Models, Monuments, and Sculptures on Pedestals, Gagosian Gallery, Paris
Project Space, Paris, France The Comedy of Craft (Intermission), Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

Finalmente Venezia, Galleria Fonti, Naples, Italy

Group Shows

99 Cents or Less, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI

Mount Analogue, Cultural Counsel, Aspen, CO Par tibi, Roma, nihil, Palatine Forum, Rome, Italy

Chromophobia, Gagosian Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

Made in L.A., Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Prospect.3: Notes for Now, International Biennale, New Orleans, LA

Mixed Media Messages, Curated by Neville Wakefield, Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
Vice Versa, 55th Venice Biennale, Italian Pavilion, Venice, Italy

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Naples Country of birth: Italy Date of birth: 1974 Lives in: LA, USA