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Natalia Saurin

Buenos Aires , RA 1976

Lives and works in Milano, Italy

 

Education

 

1997-2002     Degree in Architecture, Polytechnic of Milano, Italy

1999-2000    Fine Arts, Erasmus Exchange, Salamanca , Spain

2000-2002   University of Image, scholarship Industria, Milano, Italy

2000            Toscana Photography Workshop, with Amy Arbus, scholarship by ZoneAttive, Roma, Italy

 

Artist in residence, stipends and awards

 

2014   My Little House,  Artist in residence, project by Fulvio Ravagnani, curated by Balloon Project, Catania, Italy

2011    The Camargo Foundation, Artist in residence, Cassis, France

2010   Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation, Artist in residence, Schöppingen, Germany

2010   Renaissance Arts Prize, first prize in videoart category, Italian Cultural Insitute,

           London, England

2010   ForMe, video workshop by GAI  Association for Young Italian Artist Circuit and

           Italia Creativa, Messina

2009   Salerno Creativa, Artist in residence, GAI Association for Young Italian Artist

          Circuit and Italia Creativa, Salerno

2008  Laguna Art Prize, Venice

2001   Scholarship by Fondazione Industria, Milano

2000  Toscana Photography Workshop, scholarship by Zone Attive, Roma  

 

 

Visiting Artist and teaching experiences

 

2017   Seminar, European Academy of Fine Arts and Media, Milano

2016   Presentation, Chiesa di San Camillo ai Crociferi, Catania

2012   Residence for young artists Arte a Km0, Big Bang Projects, Invorio, Novara

2011    Workshop, Brera Accademy of Fine Arts, Milan, Italy

2010   Visiting Artist, University of Bologna, Department of Visual Arts, Bologna

2010   Video workshop, teacher, maximum security women’s prison, Italy

2009   Photography workshop, teacher, maximum security women’s prison, Italy

                            

Personal Exhibitions

 

2014    MY LITTLE HOUSE, curated by Giuseppe Mendolia Calella e Valentina Lucia Barbagallo/ Balloon Project, from an idea of Fulvio Ravagnani, Catania

2012     LA DOLOROSA, Muratcentoventidue Gallery, Bari, Italy

2010    MIRRORING, Gallery F6, Künstlerdorf  Schöppingen, Germany (c)

2009   FOREVER AND EVER, curated by Paolo Apolito,St.Apollonia, Salerno, Italy

2009   E VISSERO FELICI E CONTENTI, Esposta Gallery, Verona, Italy

2009   WAITING FOR TRILOGY Making off, curated by TestaccioLab, Roma, Italy

2008   HAPPILY EVEN AFTER Fondamenta Jahier, Milano, Italy

2008   THE KITCHEN, Gallery Esther Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain (c)

2006   SOMETHING WRONG, Arthobler gallery, Porto, Portugal

 

(Selected) Group Exhibitions

 

2016

MEDITERRANEO SGUARDO DI DONNE SULLE DONNE, fotografie tra terre e mare, curated by Patrizia Varone, Archivio di Stato, Napoli

BODY LANDSCAPES, Obliqua Mostra Internacional de Videoarte & Cinema Experimental, curated by Visual Container, Lisboa, Portugal 

2015

HIT PARADE the top biennial selection exhibit, Museo dell'automobile, Torino

ARType, curated by Guido Bartorelli, Paolo Granata, Silvia Grandi, Fabiola Naldi e Stefania Portinari,

Musma - Museo della scultura contemporanea, Matera

VIE DI FUGA, a cura di Giovanna Fiorenza, Castello Sforzesco, Vigevano

2014

ARType - Archetipi della videoarte contemporanea, curated by Paolo Granata e Silvia Grandi, GCAM Palazzo Collicola, Spoleto

THE RAGE OF THE DRONE IN THE UNPREPARED DISCOTEQUE artworks coming somehow from Schoepingen, curated by Simona da Pozzo, Vegapunk, Milano

2013

ARType - Archetypes of contemporary video art, curated by Guido Bartorelli, Paolo Granata, Silvia Grandi, Fabiola Naldi, Stefania Portinari, Basilica Palladiana, Vicenza

PLAYTIME, curated by Cecilia Freschini, in collaboration with:Artverona - Area Cultura del Comune di Verona -VisualContainer - LabYit [.BOX] Videoart Project Space Milano

2012

PLAYTIME, by Cecilia Freschini, organized by Lab-Yit The Italian Contemporary Art Platform, Beijing

progect space, Beijing, China

TRANSITI, CACT Center for Contemporary Art of Ticino, Bellinzona, Switzerland

ON VIDEOS for hours and hours, by VisualContainer, Arte Boccanera Gallery, Trento, Italy

E’VENTOGREEN, by Associazione Naeli  and Francesco Vitali, Spazio Seicentro, Milano, Italy

2011

VIDEOLANDIA,ALT Arte Contemporanea Alzano Lombardo, Bergamo, Italy

CORPI E SPAZI DELLA CONTEMPORANEITA’: video art visions, curated by Giorgio Fedeli and Visual Container, MAAAC Nociano Contemporary Art Museum (Pe), Italy

ARTISTAINVITARTISTA, curated by Big Bang and Red Nomad, Centre d'ART Villa Eugenia,Valencia, Spain

ITALIANITA’: UN MOLESKINO ITALIANO, project by Visual Container and Care/of, CologneOff, Arad Art Museum, Arad, Romania

GEIST IST GEIL!, artist in resident exhibiton, Künstlerdorf  Schöppingen, Germany

2010

ITALIAN CONTAINER, The emerging Italian video art, a cura di Carolina Lio, ACCEA Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan, Armenia

LET'S PLAY, by Alessandra Borgogelli, Paolo Granata, Silvia Grandi, Fabiola Naldi, Palazzo Pretorio, Cittadella (Pd), Italy

HAPPILY EVEN AFTER, Cell63 Gallery, Berlin, Germany

VIDEOART YEARBOOK, by Visual Arts Department University of Bologna, Chiostro di Santa Cristina, Bologna, Italy

FLASHFORWARD, [.BOX] Videoart Project space by Visualcontainer, Milano

-5 MINUTES, 3rdVideo Biennal, Jakopic Gallery ,Ljubljana, Slovenia (c)

BORDER-LESS, curated by Gabriela Gavrilas, Museo Tarii, Oradea, Romania

2009

QUOTIDIANA09 curated by Teresa Iannotta e Stefania Schiavon, Padova (c)

THE EXPERIMENT, curated by Paolo Apolito, Villa Comunale, Salerno

L'UOMO E IL SUO DESTINO Premio San Fedele, Gallery San Fedele,  AA.VV, Milano (c)

LOVE NEST spazio Revel, Milano (c)

2008

DELICARTESSEN7, Gallery Esther Montoriol, Barcellona, Spain

ART LAGUNA, curated by Carlo Sala, Romanian Cultural Institute, Venezia (c)

LES ARTS AU VERT, Le Maettlè, Alsace, France (c)

BODY LANGUAGE The Workshop Gallery, Bialystok, Poland

2007

GROUP SHOW NO.19 by Jon Feinstein, Humble Arts Foundation, New York, U.S.A.

2006

ALGO ANDA MAL, Argentina embassy in Italy, Roma

TALK TO THE CITY C/O Careof, Fabbrica del vapore, Milano

LA VIA DI ANTIGONE, Gallery Daniela Rallo, Cremona

CONVITE  in collaboration with Arthobler gallery, Passos de Silgueiros, Portugal

2005

SOTTO LA SUPERFICIE, curated by M.Mojana and G.Montrasio, Fabbrica del  Vapore, Milano (c)

DARK LADIES- three artist in the tower, curated by G.Fiorenza, Torre del castello, Vigevano

2003

VIE DI FUGA installations in the city,  Borderline Gallery, Vigevano

2001
VISUAL-E , Comune di Milano / 6 locations in the city, Milano

 LJUBLJANA INDIPENDENT FESTIVAL, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2000
ENZIMI art festival, Testaccio, Roma

 

 

(Selected) film/video screening

 

2016

META CINEMA Festival delle Audiovisioni Ibridanti, curated by Piero Deggiovanni, Accademia di Belle Arti, Bologna
SENSITIVE & DIGITAL LANDSCAPES,  8° CONTEMPO International Contemporary Art Festival,

selection by Visualcontainer, Varna, Bulgary

2015

ARType - Archetipi della videoarte contemporanea, curated by Guido Bartorelli, Paolo Granata, Silvia Grandi, Fabiola Naldi e Stefania Portinari, Cinémathèque québécoise, Montréal (Canada)

IDENTITA' FLUIDE un percorso nell'arte contemporanea, a cura di Silvia Grandi e Pierluca Nardoni. Auditorium Ex Chiesa di S. Matteo, Molinella (Bologna)

2013

ART4.un aperitivo con il meglio della videoarte, Palazzo Righini-Fossano, Cuneo

2012

VIDEO IS WOMAN Languages and expressive forms in artistic contemporary communication, by Silvia Grandi, Sala delle Bandiere, European Parliament, Rome, Italy

VIDEOART EVENTS, by VisualContainer, Villa Pomini, Castellanza, Varese, Italy

2011

VYB Video Yearbook, CRAC Centro Ricerca Arte Contemporanea, Cremona, Italy

ART AGAINST MEDIACRACY, Video Roma Art Festival, by Visual Container and C.A.R.M.A Centro d'Arti e Ricerche Multimediali Applicate,Cinema Teatro Occupato Volturno, Rome, Italy

VIDEOART YEARBOOK, curated by Renato Barilli, Alessandra Borgogelli, Paolo Granata, Silvia Grandi, Fabiola Naldi, Paola Sega, University Department of Visual Arts, Chiostro di Santa Cristina, Bologna, Italy

ITALIAN CHARACTER, A NATIONAL ART MOLESKINE, curated by Mario Gorni and Giorgio Fedeli, a progect by CologneOff international videoart festival, Arad Art Museum, Arad, Romania and Arteles, Tampere, Finland

FASE between arts and technology, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina

CORPI E SPAZI DELLA CONTEMPORANEITA’: visioni della video arte, curated by Giorgio Fedeli and Visual Container, MAAAC Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Nocciano (Pe)

FLASHFORWARD, [.BOX] Videoart Project space, Milano

BAFF film festival, screening by Visual Container, Busto Arsizio, Milano

2010

VIDEOART YEARBOOK, by the University Department of Visual Arts, Chiostro di Santa Cristina, Bologna

THE SCIENTIST International videoart festival, by Visual Container, Sala Estense, Palazzo del Municipio, Ferrara

LIFE STRATEGIES, Micaela Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2009

ITALIAN VIDEO EMERGENCIES, curated by VisualContainer, Milano

FRAMES FROM THE REAL, LAZNIA Centre for Contemporary Art, in collaboration with VisualContainer and Michal Brzezinski, Gdask, Poland

FIATICORTI, Istrana, Treviso

VISIONARIA, international video festival, Siena (c)

OPTICA, videofestival, (differents locations) (c)

La casa Encendida ,Madrid_Spain

CCAI_Centro de Cultura Antiguo Instituto, Gijon_Spain

Colegio español,Parigi_France

Cinemateca boliviana,La Paz, Bolivia

Art Factory y Biblioteca Nacional, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Filmoteca dell' Andalucia, Còrdoba, Spain

GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL Valle della Piana, Salerno

FEMALE CUT, video art festival, CS Brancaleone, Roma

2008

R_ENPEINVIDEO,  EnPleinArt contemporary art, Torino

VIDEA2, videoart festival, FRAC Baronissi, Salerno (c)

VIDEA2,  videoart festival, Palazzo Strozzi, Ferrara (c)

VIDEODIALOGHI, curated by W.Darko e O.Gambari, Torino

2007

2VIDEO, UnDo.Net , curated by Francesca di Nardo

ITALIAN WAYS in contemporary craft, Cheongju, Korea (c)

2006

COOKING ART, curated by Paola Tognon e Laura Nozza , Berchidda (c)

2005 

I SEE YOU ARE A BIT NERVOUS, Bullseye Connections Gallery,Portland (OR) USA (c)

 

(c) denotes that a catalogue or a publication was published in conjunction with the exhibition or the festival.

 

Art Fairs

 

2015   PARATISSIMA, ordine o caos?, Torino Esposizioni, Torino (c)

2012   VERONA ARTFAIR, Playtime by Cecilia Freschini, Verona (c)

2012   ARTE ACCESSIBILE, with VisualContainer, Spazio Eventiquattro Gruppo 24 Ore, Milan, Italy

2011    MIA, Milano Image Fair, with Studio Maffei, SuperstudioPiù, Milano, Italy

2010   VERONA ARTFAIR, with the Bologna University Department of Visual Arts, Verona

2010   SCOPE BASEL  with Micaela Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2007  ART FIRST Artefiera , with Caterina Tognon Arte ContemporaneaBologna (c)

2006  RIPARTE, International Contemporary Art Fair with Traghetto Gallery, Roma (c)