Vincenzo de Bellis


Born in Putignano (Italy) in 1977, he lives and works in Minneapolis

Vincenzo de Bellis is Curator of Visual Arts and Associate Director of Programmes at the Walker Art Centre – Minneapolis. Prior to joining the Walker in 2016, Vincenzo was director and curator of Peep-Hole Art Center in Milan, which he cofounded in 2009. There he produced a range of exhibitions with artists including Mario García Torres, Ahmet Ogut, Renata Lucas, Pavel Buchler, Gabriel Sierra, Rosalind Nashashibi, and Trisha Baga, as well as publications with Jimmie Durham, Liam Gillick, Chistodolous Panayioutu, Alejandro Cesarco, Dora Garcia, Judith Hopf, Seth Price and Paul Sietsema. De Bellis recently curated Ennesima, an Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art at Triennale di Milano and a solo exhibition by Betty Woodman at ICA, London and Museo Marino Marini, Florence. He has also held the position of Artistic Director of the International Fair of Modern and Contemporary Art in Milan since 2012. Previously de Bellis held curatorial roles at Museion, Bolzano, and GAMeC, Bergamo. De Bellis is a contributor to numerous exhibition catalogues and art publications, including and Mousse.

Vincenzo de Bellis, photo by Marco De Scalzi
Vincenzo de Bellis
Putignano, 1977

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City of birth: Putignano Country of birth: Italy Date of birth: 1977 Lives in: Minneapolis, USA