Artist

Michelangelo Penso

Born in Venice, 1964 and lives in Lives and works in Venice

Michelangelo Penso
Michelangelo Penso

Michelangelo Penso graduated from the Fine Arts Academy of Venice. His work has been shown in the US and in different countries across Europe (France, Germany, Hungary, Italy).
Amongst his main shows we can mention the 45th Venice Biennale, Punti Cardinali, in 1993; the group show at Galleria Continua of San Gimignano and Galleria L’Attico in Rome, in 1997; the Nuit Blanche in Paris where he was invited to participate, in 2004, with an installation for the Université Pierre et Marie Curie and, the same year, a collective show by Hans-Ulrich Obrist at the Via Farini Gallery in Milan. In 2016 he exhibited Choices at Palais De Tokyo, Paris; Onde pixel, a group exhibition for Unicredit collections, Unicredit Pavillion, Milan; Exhibition at Galerie Backslash, Paris and Virage, a group exhibition at Galerie de Roussan, Paris. In 2015 he exhibited Nutrimentum at Galleria d’Arte Moderna Achille Forti, Verona, Italy; Talkonfession an installation for Progetto Borca, Dolomiti Contemporanee, Borca di Cadore, Italy; Interligne, a group exhibition with Fritz Panzer at Alberta Pane Gallery, Paris. A site-specific installation, Optogenetics, was recently on display at the cloister of the Museum of Bassano del Grappa, Vicenza, Italy (2017-2018). In 2018 the artist exhibited his work in Organismi Estremofili, curated by Leo Lecci, at Reggia di Caserta (Italy) and in De Fils ou De Fibres, group show at CAC de Meymac in France. In 2019 he presented Dimensioni Infinite, a solo show curated by Leo Lecci at CAMeC, La Spezia, Italy.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Savoir-Faire
A selection of works highlighting the perfect blending of artistic research and the know-how of artisan masters
10 Sep 2021 - 30 Oct 2021
Alberta Pane, Venice
Venice
Exhibitions
Michelangelo Penso: Frequencies
The third solo exhibition by the artist with the gallery
05 Sep 2020 - 17 Oct 2020
Galerie Alberta Pane, Paris
Paris
Exhibitions
Share happiness – a tribute to Frankenstein
The Share Happiness project consists of a trilogy of exhibitions of which "a tribute to Frankenstein" is the first.
13 Jun 2020 - 25 Jul 2020
Alberta Pane, Venice
Venice
Exhibitions
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?
The online-only exhibition initiates from the words of Shakespeare's sonnet
20 Mar 2020 - 13 Apr 2020
Alberta Pane, Venice
Venice
Exhibitions
Le Désir
The exhibition title and main theme is inspired by Gilles Deleuze’s reflection on desire, developed freely by every artist.
13 May 2017 - 29 Jul 2017
Alberta Pane, Venice
Venice
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