Born in Canada in 1987, Rosa Aiello is a visual artist workin mainly with text and video. Her practice often takes the form of fiction writing, word games, CG animation, live action films, and installation. She is a graduate of the literature programme at McGill University, and at Oxford University, and was the student of Peter Fischli at the Staedelschule, in Frankfurt.

Rosa Aiello
Rosa Aiello
Hamilton, 1987

Past Exhibitions

Rosa Aiello: Solo show

Federico Vavassori
28/03/2017 — 29/04/2017

Solo Shows

FATE PRESTO, Casa Masaccio, San Giovanni Valdarno, curated by Rita Selvaggio
27 seasons, Galleria Federico Vavassori, Milan

The Demagogue, Bureau des Réalités, Brussels
Temper, Outpost, Norwich

Kunst-Werke Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, with Cooper Jacoby
Eli Ping Frances Perkins, New York

Risky Rhythms, 8-11, Toronto, with Nadia Belerique
Serving Water, Salon at 91-92 Dean St., London, hosted by Patricia Lennox-Boyd

Group Shows

The Forecast, Croy Nielsen, Vienna, curated by Laura Mclean-Ferris
Take me (I’m Yours), Pirelli HangarBicocca, Milan, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Chiara Parisi, and Roberta Tenconi
Cul-De-Sac, Antenna Space, Shanghai, curated by Franklin Melendez
Artists’ Film Club: Hollis and Money, ICA, London, presented by Ghislaine Leung
Hollis & Money, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart
Tilting at Windmills, Roberta, Frankfurt
27 Seasons, Schaut at Mal Seh’n Kino, Frankfurt


Experimental People, High Line Art, New York
No Hope No Fear, Swiss Institute, Rome
Recent Acquisitions, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Night Transmissions, Icelandic National Television Broad- cast, curated by Margot Norton
Soft Costs, Kunstverein Wiesen, Wiesen
Go East Film Festival, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden


Violent Incident, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, curated by Cally Spooner
Poesie, Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna, presented by Barbara Kapusta
Breaking Joints, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Hamilton Country of birth: Canada Date of birth: 1987 Lives in: Berlin, Germany