Rä di Martino is a graduate of Chelsea College of Art and of the Slade School of Art. After spending a few years in London and New York she now lives and works in Italy. Her films, installations and photos have been shown in many institutions and film festivals including: Moma-PS1, NY; Tate Modern, London; MCA Chicago; Palazzo Grassi, Venice; Magasin, Grenoble; Fondazione Sandretto, Turin and HangarBicocca Milan; Artists Space, New York; NiMK Netherlands Media Arts, Amsterdam; the Busan Biennial; Manifesta; the Turin Triennal, Locarno and Torino International Film Festival, Viper Basel and Transmediale Berlin.With the medium length documentary The Show MAS Go On she has participated to the Venice Film Festival 2014, winning the SIAE award and Gillo Pontecorvo award, a special mention at Salina DocFest, and a Nastro d’argento for best doc-film 2015

Rä di Martino
Rome, 1975

Current Exhibitions

09 Apr — 10 Jun
This year the Premio Acacia has been awarded to Rä di Martino, graduate of Chelsea College of Art and of the Slade School of Art. The association annually awards the Acacia Prize to young established Italian artists within...

Past Exhibitions

Rä di Martino: The Day He Swims thru Marrakech

Monica De Cardenas
22/03/2017 — 13/05/2017

The Fallen Astronaut

A plus A
11/03/2016 — 10/05/2016


Serra dei Giardini 07/05/2015 — 02/08/2015

Solo Shows

The Day he Swims throu Marrakech, Monica de Cardenas gallery, Milan
Rä di Martino, Marselleria, Milan

Certo è ch’io nacqui, Istituto Nazionale della Grafica, Roma
On Making a Circle to Swim Under Water, Collicaligreggi Gallery, Catania
Staging the Screen: Fatma Bucak & Rä di Martino, The Ryder, London

Authentic News of Invisible Things, Copperfield Gallery, London
Authentic News of Invisible Things, Museion, Bozen
Authentic News of Invisible Things, nctm per l’arte, Milan
Marilyn, Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice

Dis-Orient, Rä di Martino – Nedim Kufi, Sumarria Lunn Gallery, London

Group Shows

Please Come Back, Maxxi, Rome

From Generation to Generation, Jewish Museum of Cont. Art, San Francisco
XVI Quadriennale, a occhi chiusi, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
3rd Nanjing International Art Festival, Nanjing China
High Line Channel 14, The High Line, New York
Time and Detail, Ca’ Foscari, Venice
L’astronauta caduto, Galleria A+A, Venice

Levitate, Quarter 21, Museum Quartier, Wien
Illuminati, Palazzo Mosca, Musei civici, Pesaro
Reverse Inequality, Patrick Ebensperger Galerie, Berlin
Concrete, Tophane-i amire Arts Center/Mimar Sanalar Universiti, Istanbul
Cosa vuoi che sia, Fondazione Remotti, Camogli
Le point de fuite de l’histoire, Centre d’art et photographie Lectoure, France Fashion as Social Energy, Palazzo Morando, Milan

71° Venice film Festival, venice days, Venice
Soleil Politique, Museion, Bozen Glitch, PAC, Milan
Open Museum, Open City, Maxxi, Rome
Premio Maretti, Havana, Cuba Art & Application, Lawrie Shabibi Gallery, Dubai Concrete, Muma, Museum of Monash University, Melbourne
Worlds in Collision, Samstaag Museum, Adelaide International, Australia Displacement, MAXXX Project, Sierre, CH
VAF Foundation Award, Schauwerk Sindelfingen, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany Meraviglioso, Fondazione VOLUME, Rome

Ruins in reverse, Tate Modern, London
/ MALI, Lima Andata e Ricordo, Souvenir de Voyage, MART, Trento e Rovereto Remainder, BWA Sokòl Gallery of Contemparary Art, Nowy Sącz, Poland
Clueless, , HDLU, Zaghreb

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Rome Country of birth: Italy Date of birth: 1975 Lives in: London