February 6, 2015
Turtle, upside-down, bracelet, bar bello, against the grain, slowness, armenia, awakening, my mother, secret societies, driving the vision, counterattack, empty seat, bananas.
Giancarlo Norese work has been exhibited in one-artist and group shows in such venues as Villa Medicis/Académie de France (Rome), Neon (Bologna), the 42nd and 48th Venice Biennale, P.S.1 at the Clocktower Gallery (New York), Galerija Škuc (Ljubljana), Continua (San Gimignano), Fondazione Pistoletto (Biella), Viafarini (Milano), Performa07 at the Sculpture Center (New York), Tent (Rotterdam), MAMM (Moscow), and the And And And events to dOCUMENTA (13). Some of his publications include books published by Galleria Massimo De Carlo and Charta (Milano), Placentia Arte (Piacenza), Istituto Svizzero (Rome), La Rada (Locarno), KMD/Verlag für moderne Kunst (Cully/Nurnberg), as well as contributions to artists books and magazines.
He took part as an associate artist at the Atlantic Center for the Arts c/o Civitella Ranieri; a resident artist at Red Gate (Beijing, 2011) and at the ASU Art Museum (Arizona, 2012-2013); He was awarded first prize in 2010 at the Premio Terna 03 in Rome, and he was one of the recipients of the 47th Premio Suzzara in 2011 and the Premio NCTM e l’Arte in 2012. He was a mentor for Free Home University, a pedagogical experiment created in 2013 by an international group of artists and thinkers.