b. 1973 Modena, Italy
Born in Modena in 1973, lives and works in Milan He has been featured in many of the world's most prominent venues of contemporary art, including the 4th Berlin Biennial (2006) and the Prague Biennale (2003), as well as major museums in Europe, and the United States. He is now having an important solo exhibition at Castello di Rivoli in Italy. Later this year, his work will be included in '"˜Italics: Italian Art Between Tradition and Revolution, 1968-2008'', a monumental exhibition debuting at the Palazzo Grassi in Venice and then traveling to the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. His projects have been exhibited in group shows at the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris (2004); the ARC-Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2005); the Tel Aviv Museum of Art (2007); the Frankfurter Kunstverein in Frankfurt (2008). Major public and private collections worldwide contain his work, including the Dakis Joannou Collection, and the Francois Pinault Collection.