Agostino Arrivabene
Born in Rivolta d’Adda in 1967, lives and works in Gradella di Pandino (CR).

 

Works in Public or Private Collections:

  • VAF Foundation, Frankfurt am Mein (DE)
  • Chateau du Gruyère Collection, Gruyère (CH)
  • Achille Bertarelli Collection, Sforza Castle, Milan (I)
  • Michetti Foundation, Franca Villa al Mare (I)
  • Cappuccine Museum, Bagnacavallo  (I)
  • Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia (I)

 

Main solo shows
2017

  • L’ospite parassita, curated by Chatia Cicero and Alberto Zanchetta, MAC – Contemporary Art Museum, Lissone (MB) Italy
  • Naht Blitz, curated by Giuseppe Stagnitta , Convitto Delle Arti Noto Museum, Noto. (SR) Italy

2016

  • Ierogamy, Cara Gallery, New York (USA)
  • Anastasis, curated by Gianfranco Ferlisi and Alberto Mattia Martini, Mantegna’s House, Mantua

2015

  • Anabasis, curated by Diego Galizzi, Bagnacavallo Museum, Ravenna, Italy

2014

  • Vesperbild, curated by Pietro C. Marani, Giovanni Bonelli Gallery, Milan. Italy

2013

  • Tó Páthei Máthos, curated by Gerd Lindner, Rosaria Fabrizio and Peter Weirmair, Panorama Museum, Bad Frankenhausen (DE)

2012

  • Theoin, curated by Carolina Lio, First Gallery, Rome. Italy

2011

  • Isterie Plutoniche, Antonia Jannone Gallery, Milan. Italy

2010

  • Urania, Manzoni Studies Centre, Manzoni’s House, Milano
  • Deliri, 53° Festival of Two Worlds, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Spoleto. Italy

2009

  • Metamorfosi,  Forni Gallery, Bologna. Italy

2007

  • Il sole morente nella stanza azzurra, “Le Muse” Centre, Andria (BA). Italy

2005

  • Mirabilia naturae, curated by Philippe Daverio. Antonia Jannone Gallery, Milan. Italy

2004

  • Paesaggi. Le invenzioni di un visionario, curated by Giorgio Soavi, Antonia Jannone Gallery, Milan. Italy

2002

  • Mirabilia, curated by Alberto Agazzani, “Le Muse” Centre, Andria (BA)
  • Agostino Arrivabene. Dipinti 1992-2002, curated by Alberto Agazzani and Antonio Braga, Braga Gallery, Piacenza. Italy

2001

  • Agostino Arrivabene. Dipinti 1988-2001, curated by Alberto Agazzani, Civic Museum, Crema. Italy
  • Agostino Arrivabene. Incisioni 1988-2000, curated by Alberto Agazzani, Torre della Pusterla, Casalpusterlengo (LO). Italy

1999

  • Agostino Arrivabene, CFM Gallery, New York (USA)

1996

  • Disegni e incisioni 1990-1995, Salone delle Capriate, Madignano (CR). Italy

1995

  • Disegni e incisioni 1990-1995, curated by Gian Franco Grechi, Municipal library of Sormani Palace, Milan. Italy

1994

  • Memoria e desiderio, Civic Museum, Crema (CR). Italy

1992

  • Esplorazioni, Church of Santa Maria alla Fonte, Rivolta d’Adda (CR). Italy

 

Main group shows

2017

  • Et in Arcadia Ego, curated by David Molesky, William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art and Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, California (USA)
  • Museo della Follia da Goya a Bacon, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, MUSA – Museum of Salò (BS)
  • Urpflanze, la natura dell’idea, curated by Alberto Mattia Martini, Doge’s Palace, Massa
  • L’arte e la croce. Oltre l’immagine, curated by Daniele Lucchesi, Doge’s Palace, Massa
  • In Contemporanea. Agostino Arrivabene, Bertozzi & Casoni, Angelo Filomeno.  curated by Stefania Giazzi e Virginia Monteverde. spazio 46 di Palazzo Ducale .Genova

2016

  • Et in Arcadia Ego, curated by David Molesky, NUMU – New Museum di Los Gatos, California (USA)
  • Cortesie per gli ospiti, curated by Gianluca Marziani, Collicola’s Palace, Spoleto
  • Frontiera dell’esistenza e dell’altrove, curated by Stefano Crespi, “Le Muse” Centre, Andria (BA)
  • Zoote, curated by Luca Beatrice, Benappi Gallery, Turin

2015

  • Eccellenza, curated by Flavio Arensi, Giovanni Bonelli Gallery, Milan
  • Eterogenesi della Forma, curated by Alberto Mattia Martini, Palazzo della Cultura, Catania
  • Cabinet Da-End, Galerie Da-End, Paris (FR)
  • Italia Docet Laboratorium, Barbarigo Minotto’s Palace, Venice
  • Imago Mundi, curated by Luca Beatrice, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Foundation, Turin
  • Il Tesoro d’Italia, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Italy Pavilion, Expo, Milan
  • Arte e Follia, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Palazzo della Ragione, Mantua

2014

  • Juxtapoz Italiano, curated by Matteo Sapio, Institute of Italian Culture, Los Angeles (USA)
  • Artisti in Transito, Giovanni Bonelli Gallery, Pietrasanta (LU)
  • The Drawingroom, curated by Peter Weiermair, Taxispalais, Innsbruck (AT)
  • Il volto, cinque secoli di storia per raccontare l’arte, MEB Art Studio, Borgomanero (NO)
  • Water Views, curated by M. Fazzini, Box Art, Verona

2013

  • Bein-Art Collective, Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, California (USA)
  • Mad Hatters, curated by Ixie Darkonn, Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, California (USA)
  • Trompe l’œil. Inganno per gli occhi, curated by Rob Smeets, Le gallerie dei Gerosolomitani, Perugia
  • Cibo per gli occhi, Barbara Frigerio Gallery, Milan
  • I:Mage, curated by Robert Ansell, 32 Store Street Bloomsbury, London (UK)
  • The Drawing Room, curated by Peter Weiermair, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal/Bruchsal (DE)
  • Lassù sulle montagne, curated by Beatrice Buscaroli, Forni Gallery, Bologna
  • The 13th hour, Last Rite Gallery, New York (USA)
  • L’acqua la luce la pietra, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Officina della memoria e dell’immagine, Fiuggi
  • 64° Premio Michetti, Michetti Museum, Francavilla al Mare (CH) ( first prize )

2012

  • 4 Way Street, curated by Luca Beatrice, Te’s Palace, Mantua
  • Open space 2, curated by Fabio De Chirico and Carmelo Cipriani, National Gallery of Cosenza, Arnone’s Palace, Cosenza
  • Anomalies, Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, California (USA)
  • Nel segno dell’immagine, curated by Elena Pontiggia and Alfredo Paglione, De Mayo’s Palace, Chieti
  • Example. Parte II, Contract, Crema (CR)

2011

  • 54° Biennale d’Arte Contemporanea di Venezia, Padiglione Italia, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Venetian Arsenal, Venice
  • Elementi 50x50x4, curated by Beatrice Buscaroli, L.I.B.R.AGallery, Catania
  • L’ombra del divino nell’arte contemporanea, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Grimani’s Palace, Venice
  • Magnifiche ossessioni, curated by Arnaldo Audoli, Benappi Gallery, Turin

2010

  • Il respiro degli altri – Biennial Aldo Roncaglia, Este Castle, San Felice sul Panaro (MO)
  • L’urlo del Silenzio, Le gallerie dei Gerosolomitani, Perugia
  • Premio Leonardo Sciascia Amateur des estampes, Sforza Castle, Milan
  • Papier, Forni Gallery, Bologna
  • Ritratti italiani, curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, DuriniFoundation, Milano
  • Fossili contemporanei, curated by Vladek Cwalinski,Wannabee Gallery, Milano

2009

  • L’anima dell’acqua, Franchetti Gallery at Cà d’Oro, Venice

2008

  • Fiori, curated by Barbara Frigerio, Forni Gallery, Milan Rumors, ex-dockyard Borgo Dora, Turin
  • Rumors-Grande è la confusione sotto il cielo. La situazione è eccellente (Mao Zedong) , Italian Factory, ex-arsenal Borgo Dora, Turin

2007

  • Pittura Italiana 1968-2007,  ideated by Vittorio Sgarbi,  in collaboration with Maurizio Sciaccaluga, Palazzo  Reale, Milan
  • Antologia della figurazione contemporanea.Italia, le ultime generazioni I I,  curated by  Gilberto Algranti and  Alberto Agazzani, Spazio Figurae Teknè Intenational, Milano
  • 13×17 Padiglione Italia,  curated by Philippe Daverio, Studio Berengo, Murano (Venezia)
  • 58°Michetti prize  “Nuovi pittori della realtà”, curated by Maurizio Sciaccaluga, PAC_ Contemporary Art Pavillion , Milano

2006

  • L’inquietudine del volto da Lorenzo Lotto a Lucien Freud ,  curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, BPL, Lodi

2004

    • Animalia, Galleria Forni, Bologna

Cairo Prize , Palazzo della Permanente , Milano

2003

  • 7° Incontro Internazionale d’arte contemporanea “Le Crenaux de l’art”  curated by Muriel Nony, Saint-Brisson-sur-Loire, France

2002

  • Surrealismo padano. Da De Chirico a Foppiani ,  curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, Palazzo Gotico, Piacenza
  • La stanza delle meraviglie , curated by Giuseppe Guerzoni, Castello di Masino, Caravino (Torino)