Yuri Ancarani has shown his films in film festivals and exhibitions throughout Europe. Recent screenings have been presented at CAC, Centre d’Art Contemporaine, Geneva (2012); MAXXI (Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo), Rome (2012); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2012); N.O. Gallery, Milan (2010); Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana, Albania (2008). His film Da Vinci was featured in The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th International Venice Biennale (2013), and he has participated in group exhibitions such as Sotto la Strada, la spiaggia, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (2012), and the fifth Prague Biennial (2011). He has received numerous awards and honors, including the Short Film Grand Prize at the 10th International Independent Film Festival, Lisbon; the Audience Award at the Short Film Festival in Trondheim, Norway; and the Grand Prix in Lab Competition, Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival. Ancarani was a finalist for the 2014 Premio MAXXI, and he presented a new work, San Siro (2014), in an exhibition at MAXXI, Rome, that opened in late May 2014.

Yuri Ancarani
Yuri Ancarani
Ravenna, 1972
Italy

Past Exhibitions

Yuri Ancarani: Rio Grande

Caffè Florian 11/05/2017 — 10/09/2017

Yuri Ancarani

RaebervonStenglin
23/04/2016 — 27/05/2016

Palais De Tokyo: Inside

Palais de Tokyo
20/10/2014 — 11/01/2015

Shit and Die

Palazzo Cavour, Turin 05/11/2014 — 11/01/2015

Solo Shows

2016

Bora, Museo del Novecento, Milan.

2014

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA.
Isabella Bortolozzi Galerie, Berlin, Germany.

2012

CAC, film screening, Centre d’Art Contemporaine, Ginevra, Svizzera.
Ricordi per moderni, Museo Marino Marini, Florence, Italy.
Il Capo and Piattaforma Luna, film screening, MAXXI, Rome, Italy.
La malattia del ferro, ZERO…, Milan, Italy.
Il Capo and Piattaforma Luna, film screening, Guggenheim, New York, USA

Group Shows

2014

menschmaschine, Kunstverein Hildesheim, Hildesheim, Germany.
Inside, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France Glitch, Pac, Milano, Italy.
Puisqu’on vous dit que c’est possible, Saline Royale d’Arc et Senans, Arc et Senans, France.
Hypothèse de l’impact géant, le Carreau and Visages du Monde, Cergy, France. Noli me tangere, L’arte in movimento e la malattia dei sentimenti di Michelangelo Antonioni, Biblioteca Civica Verona, Italy.
Sequence 5, Miguel Abreu Gallery, NY The sea is my land. Artisti dal Mediterraneo, La Triennale di Milano – Design Museum, Milan, Italy.
In forma di ceramica, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy.
Video screening 25, Zero, Milan, Italy.
Premio MAXXI 2014, MAXXI, Rome, Italy.

2013

Nuit Blanche 2013, Paris, France The Sea is my Land, MAXXI, Roma, Italy.
“Format” (Talent Prize), L’Italienne IV, Vicino al cuore, Parcheggi a pagamento, Baal, Isole d’acciaio, Lille, France.
Off course Fuori rotta, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy.
The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th International Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Ravenna Country of birth: Italy Date of birth: 1972 Lives in: Milan