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Do You Like Cyber? selected for 30th Stuttgarter Filmwinter – Festival of Expanded Media, curated by Wand 5

Kunstbezirk, Stuttgart, Germany, 19–30 January 2017

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RE:Animation will be exhibited at the Harvard Art Museums – LightBox Gallery

Cambridge MA, US, 20-27 March 2017

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TRANSICONMORPHOSIS selected for PLUNC 2016 – Digital Art and New Media Festival

Museu das Comunicações – Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações, Lisbon, Portugal, September 29th – October 2nd 2016

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My artwork “The Digital Skin Series” published in the peer-reviewed journal Visual Communication Quarterly

Edited by xtine burrough, Portfolio section and cover, Taylor & Francis, v.23,n.3, 2017. (eng)

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Beginning a Phd in Film and Visual Studies at Harvard (from September 2016)

Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Cambridge MA, US

Winner of the 5th Edition of Premio ORA

Solo exhibition at Gallleriapiù, Bologna, Italy, 2017

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I’ve received the Electronic Media and Film Finishing Funds to complete MEMORYSCAPES

 Grant program administered by the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) and the ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes

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My theoretical contribution “THE GOOGLE TRILOGY: Or How To Play With Google Street View” published in Behind the Smart World: Saving, Deleting and Resurfacing Data

Edited by Linda Kronman and Andreas Zingerle (servus.at), AMRO Research Lab, Linz, 2016. (eng)

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Invited by Andrea Bruciati to produce a site-specific work for the section La Meglio Gioventù of the exhibition Memorie curated by Corrado Azzolini and Antonio Giusa

Villa Manin, Passariano di Codroipo (UD), Italy, 24 Apr – 3 Jul 2016

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My paper “Interview with the Drone: Experimenting with Post-Anthropocentric Art Practice” published in the peer-reviewed journal Digital Creativity

Edited by Stanislav Roudavski, Special issue on Post-Anthropocentric Creativity, Routledge, 2016. (eng)

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THE CAPTCHA PROJECT selected for ISEA2016 Hong Kong 香港, 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Art, Cultural R>evolution

Hong Kong,16–22 May 2016

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My paper “Art, Error and the Interstices of Power” published in the peer-reviewed journal CITARJournal – Journal of Science and Technology of the Arts

Edited by Jorge Cardoso, vol.7. n.2. December 2015. (eng)

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THE CAPTCHA PROJECT selected for 29th Stuttgarter Filmwinter – Festival of Expanded Media, Shape Shifters, curated by Wand 5

Theater Rampe, Kunstbezirk and Kunstraum 34, Stuttgart, Germany, 14–17 January 2016

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Invited to exhibit Digital Pareidolia: A Personal Index of Facebook’s Erroneous Portraits at Heterotopia: Virtual Space Alterations, curated by Fernando Garibay

CCD – Centro de Cultura Digital, Mexico City, Mexico

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Winner of the First Prize for Emerging Art of the Francesco Fabbri Prize for Contemporary Art, curated by Carlo Sala. Jury members: Andrea Bruciati, Martina Cavallarin, Stefano Coletto and Raffaele Gavarro.

Exhibition at the Francesco Fabbri Foundation, Villa Brandolini, Pieve di Soligo (TV), Italy, November 28th – December 20th 2015

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Invited to participate with THE ITALIAN JOB – 2. An-Archiving Game at AMRO (Art Meets Radical Openess)Festival dedicated to Art, Hacktivism and Open Culture, curated by KairUs

Linz, Austria, 25-28 May 2016

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THE ITALIAN JOB – 1.embarrassment party & 2.An-Archiving Game selected for THE WRONG, New Digital Art Biennale, Homeostasis Pavilion, curated by Julia Borges Araña and Guilherme Brandão

Online Exhibition, November 1st, 2015 – January 31st 2016

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Invited to exhibit THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1.Report a Problem at Imagine the City, Street Views, curated by Gioula Papadopoulou

Cultural Center of Kalamata, (Greece), Oct 24 – Nov 1, 2015

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Invited to exhibit THE CAPTCHA PROJECT at the 12th Media Art Biennale (BVAM), curated by Kubota Akihiro

Museo Nacional Bellas Artes, Santiago, (Chile), 08-25 October 2015

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Selected as Researcher in Residence to work on MNEMODRONE – CHAPTER FIVE at Signal Culture

Owego, New York (US), January 28th – February 11th, 2016

Invited to present MNEMODRONE – CHAPTER FOUR at MINY Media Center by IFP, The Arbitrary Art of Numbers, curated by Hans Tammen

Brooklyn, NY, December 2015

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Invited to exhibit THE SICILIAN FAMILY at REBUILDING THE FUTURE, curated by Marco Pierini in collaboration with Laura Barreca, Andrea Bruciati and Claudia Löffelholz

Ex Chiesa dei Cavalieri di Malta, Siracusa, (Italy), 10 October 2015 – 10 January 2016

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THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. REPORT A PROBLEM selected for Behind the Static, curated by Terry Coffey

Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta GA, US, Spring 2016

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MEMORYSCAPES selected for IEEE VISAP’15, Data Improvisations, curated by Angus Forbes,Fanny Chevalier and Daria Tsoupikova

LeRoy Neiman Center, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, US, 16-30 October 2015

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MNEMODRONE CHAPTER THREE sarà realizzato con il sostegno del progetto DE.MO./MOVIN’UP I sessione 2015 / with the support of the project DE.MO./MOVIN’UP 1st session 2015. MOVIN’UP I sessione 2015. A cura di: MINISTERO DEI BENI E DELLE ATTIVITA’ CULTURALI E DEL TURISMO (Direzione Generale Arte e Architettura Contemporanee e Periferie Urbane, Direzione Generale Spettacolo), e GAI – Associazione per il Circuito dei Giovani Artisti Italiani. Promoted by: Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism (General Directorate for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Suburbs, General Directorate for Performing Arts), and GAI – Association for the Circuit of the Young Italian Artists.

ISEA2015, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver (Canada), 14-19 August 2015

Invited by Carol Parkinson to present MEMORYSCAPES with a solo exhibition at the 5th NYEAF – New York Electronic Art Festival

Harvestworks, New York City (US), August 2015

MNEMODRONE – CHAPTER 3 selected for the main exhibition of ISEA2015 – 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art, Disruption, curated by Kate Armstrong and Malcolm Levy. 

Simon Fraser University, Vancouver (Canada), 14-19 August 2015

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THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1.Report a Problem selected for the exhibition Idea Chain, curated by Angus Forbes and Anil Camci, for the Expressive 2015 Symposium

Incubation Center of Koç University, Istanbul, (Turkey), 20-22 June 2015

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My paper “Darwikinism: Between Trollism and Error” published in HZ Journal

N.20, June 2015, Fylkingen, Stockholm, Sweden. (eng)

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THE GOOGLE TRILOGY selected for the exhibition #watch22, curated by Günter Minas

Bonifazius-Türme, Mainz, (Germany), 08 May-07 June 2015

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY selected for the Net Art section of Luoghi Comuni Festival

Altamura (BA), (Italy), May 2015

 

THE CAPTCHA PROJECT chosen as Jury Selection for the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival

National Art Center, Tokyo (Japan), 4-15 February 2015

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Invited to exhibit THE ITALIAN JOB n.2 – An-Archiving Game at the WIDGET ART GALLERY curated by Monica Bosaro and Emma Stanisic

Online Exhibition, 17 December 2014 – 17 January 2015

MNEMODRONE – CHAPTER 2 selected for Refest, Media Arts Festival, curated by Billy Clark

+ Giving a talk for The Invisible View: Surveillance Technologies & the rest of us

CULTUREHUB, (New York), 21-23 November 2014

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TRANSICONMORPHOSIS included in the ongoing project MEDinART, curated by Vasya Hatzi

Vesalius Continuum + Fabrica Vitae International Exhibition (Zakynthos, Greece), 4-8 September 2014

 The Night of The Researcher (Athens, Greece), 16 October 2014

Andreas Vesalius 500th Birthday Symposium (Copenhagen), 18 september 2014

University of Ghent, 1 November 2014

Fabrica Vitae exhibition, St. Louis University +  Emory University (Atlanta, USA), 26 February – 05 March 2015

My article “TRANSICONMORPHOSIS,” published in Leonardo, The Journal of the International Society of the Arts, Sciences and Technology, (MIT Press)

Sixth special issue. vol.47, no.4, 2014. (eng)

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TRANSICONMORPHOSIS selected for ACTING IN TRANSLATIONexhibition at SIGGRAPH 2014, curated by Basak Senova, works selected by Barak Senova, Mona Kasra, Amit Zoran, Kate Armstrong, Cezanne Charles and Mushon Zer-Aviv

+ Giving a talk: Technological Error, Power and Metamorphosis, for Art Gallery Talks at the Vancouver Convention Center

Vancouver, (Canada), 12-14 August 2014

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THE GOOGLE TRILOGY selected for “WE. THE ENEMY” exhibition at EUROPEAN MEDIA ART FESTIVAL (EMAF), curated by Hermann Noering

Kunsthalle Osnabrück (Germany), 23 April – 25 May 2014

MNEMODRONE – CHAPTER 1 selected for AIOP – Art In Odd Places 2014: FREE, curated by Juliana Driever & Dylan Gauthier

New York City (US), 9-12 October 2014

Invited to present images of THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. Report a Problem for the educational art project Photofil, part of TRACE(s) Festival Des Arts Numeriques, in collaboration with l’Inspection de l’Éducation Nationale.

Médiathéque Léon Alègre Bagnols-sur-Cèze (France), 15 May – 3 June 2014

THE SHAPE OF INFORMATION WHEN NOBODY’S LOOKING included in the online gallery of: D-ART, 18° International Conference – Information Visualisation iV and CGIV, 11° International Conference – Computer Graphics, Imaging and Visualization, curated by Anna Ursyn

Université Paris Descartes, (France) + Nanyang Technological University, (Singapore) 15-18 July 2014 + 6-8 August, 2014

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. Report a Problem selected for CURRENTS 2014 – The Santa Fe International New Media Festival, curated by Parallel Studios

Santa Fe (US), 13 – 29 June 2014

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My article about “The Sicilian Family” published in MNEMOSCAPE Magazine

Edited by Elisa Adami and Alessandra Ferrini, first issue, 2014, pp.160-165

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DIGITAL PAREIDOLIA selected for BEEP BOOP BOP, curated by Leah Brown and Peter Symons 

FATVillage FL (US), The Projects, 29 March – 26 April 2014

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My project THE FAMILY RE-CODED was selected for Make Things Happen, a partecipatory project by Christine Wong Yap, exhibited at Social in Practice: The Art of Collaborationcurated by Deb Willis and Hank Willis Thomas

Nathan Cummings Foundation, 21 March – 15 October and NYU Tisch School of the Arts Department of Photography galleries, 15 October – 28 November 2014, (New York)

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Selected for e m b a r r a s s m e n t _ p a r t y curated by Marii Nyröp; sponsored by the Five College Digital Humanities Project and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Online Residency Program, 2-28 February 2014

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY selected for SLINGSHOT 2014 – FESTIVAL OF MUSIC, ELECTRONIC ARTS AND TECH 

Athens GA (US), 20-22 March 2014

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. Report a Problem + 3.The Driver and the Cameras featured in ECHO BACK. Figure di Interferenza curated by Stefano Coletto and Giulia Bini

Venice, (Italy), Jarach Gallery, 14 December 2013- 24 January 2014

TRANSICONMORPHOSIS selected for EMOJI Art & Design Show curated by Fred Benenson, Julia Kaganskiy, Mercedes Kraus, Zeshan Malik & Dale Kim, Zoe Salditch, Jenna Wortham, Will Zweigart and Kelly Reeves,  Andrea Rosen & Lindsey Weber

New York, (USA), Eyebeam Art and Technology Center, 12-14 December 2013

Co-presentation of TRANSICONMORPHOSIS with fito_segrera

Parsons The New School for Design, New York (USA), 9 December 2013 

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THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 3.The Driver and the Cameras selected for INTERNET&TACOS curated by INTERNET&TACOS

Hildesheim, (Germany), Space for digital culture and Internet politics, 23-30 November 2013

A Glitched Definition of Glitch, featured in A Linking Book catalogue of exhibition A Linking Park, Curated by Marta Barbieri / Bruno Barsanti / Lucrezia Calabrò / Sara Dolfi Agostini / Alessandra Ferlito / Valeria Mancinelli / Chiara Nuzzi / Marta Papini / Stefania Rispoli / Gabriele Tosi; with contributions of: Riccardo Benassi, Alessandra Donati and Joseph Nechvatal

Turin, (Italy), Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, 23 October – 26 January 2013

DIGITAL PAREIDOLIA selected for PRISM Break Up, Curated by Heather Dewey-Hagborg, Ramsey Nasser and Open Culture

New York, (USA), Eyebeam Art and Technology Center, 4-12 October 2013

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. Report a Problem and 3. The Driver and the Cameras selected for Autonomies, Curated by NAPON – Institute for flexible cultures and technologies

Novi Sad, (Serbia), Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, 7-28 November 2013

Country on FireDrone and Online-Offline selected for participation in UPLOAD.gif, curated by NewHive and GrayArea; works selected by Cara Buccifero, Mat Dryhurst, Catherine Miller, Olof Mathe, Josette Melchor, Willa Koerner, Ceci Moss and Kara Q. Smith

San Francisco, outdoor urban exhibition + workshops, 11 to 13 October 2013

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THE MONEY COMPLEX selected for MON3Y as an 3RRR0R | MON3Y.US, curated by Vasily Zaitsev

Online exhibition, MOUS310n.net, from 23 September 2013

Presentation of PONTE PIRATA, Site specific installation curated by Monica Bosaro and commissioned by Claire Tancons and Cake Away for FAR FESTA – Nuove Feste Veneziane, Corteo de Casteo II

Visual Knowledge Laboratory, Prof. Claire Tancons, Iuav University of Venice, (IT), 16 July 2013

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1. Report a Problem selected for VIDEO ART FESTIVAL MIDEN, Street Views section curated by Gioula Papadopoulou.

Screenings in Amfeias’ square, Historic Center of Kalamata and at CAMP (Contemporary Art Meeting Point), Athens (GR),  4 to 6 July 2013

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 3.The Driver and the Cameras selected for COLLISION19: COmpress/DECompress, guest curated by Stephanie Dvareckas, works selected by: William Tremblay, Georgina Lewis, Mark J. Stock, Rob Gonsalves and Stephanie Dvareckas,

Boston, (USA), Boston Cyberarts Gallery, 14 June to 27 July 2013

THE MONEY COMPLEX selected for Economics + The Immaterial, Run computer, Run. Curated by Nora O Murchú, GLITCH festival.

Dublin, (IR), RUA RED, 25 May to 13 July 2013

THE SICILIAN FAMILY in OP3NR3PO Glitch Moment/ums, coded by and developed by Joseph ‘Yølk’ Chiocchi & Nick Briz

Furtherfield Gallery, London, UK, online archive, from June 2013

THE GOOGLE TRILOGY – 1.Report a Problemcurated by Tamara Lai

Wander Web TV, online video gallery, from June 2013

Selected for Far Festa / Nuove Feste Veneziane. Curated by Cake Away and Claire Tancons, opening of the 55th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia and 43 Festa de San Piero de Casteo,

Venice, (IT), Site specific interactive installation: 25 June to 30 June 2013

THE SICILIAN FAMILY selected for Lapsus – Winner of Second Prize, Curated by Marinella Paderni, works selected by Elena Ceratti, Maritin Breindl and Silvio Wolf.

Florence, (IT), fsm gallery, Fondazione Studio Marangoni, 16 May to 15 June 2013

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DIGITAL PAREIDOLIA selected for Mediterranea 16 Young Artists Biennial – Errors Allowed. Curated by Charlotte Bank, Alessandro Castiglioni, Nadira Laggoune, Delphine Leccas, Slobodne Beze/Loose Associations, Marco Trulli, Claudio Zecchi.

Ancona (IT), Mole Vanvitelliana, 6 June to 7 July 2013

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Zia Anna from THE SICILIAN FAMILY selected for FONLAD – Digital Arts Festival. Curated by IC Zero Association, Videolab and Cooperative Castles Theatre, in collaboration with WAC (Web Art Center) and Space for Arts, Media & Peformances.

Coimbra, (PT), UAVM Virtual Museum, 27 April to 6 July 2013

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May 2013: New Website On Air!