Daniele Bongiovanni, ”Phàos”, 35×28 cm, mixed media on canvas, 2019

Daniele Bongiovanni, the artist of white skies, will be exhibiting his new collection at MACRO, Rome’s Contemporary Art Museum, in November.

The works that will be exhibited in the spaces of Atelier #4, belong to the already known cycle of dreamlike landscapes, collection inspired by Philosophy.

The new series was officially presented as a traveling project and it will be repeated in other international museums in Autumn 2020.

A similar series recently presented in the solo exhibition at the Raffaella De Chirico Art Gallery in Turin, Italy and curated by the well-known Italian art curator Francesco Poli. This work represents the intrinsic beauty of nature.

Daniele Bongiovanni, ”Nimble Est”, 100×100 cm, mixed media on canvas, 2018

“The whites, the rarefaction, the luminous atmospheres, the misty treatment of the matter enclose the reflections that Bongiovanni continually leads to the meaning of the pictorial research that, while recalling analogous results of many contemporary authors on the analytical and conceptual paintings, draw with subtlety to the historical-artistic tradition, giving life to an abstraction that seems a fragment rethought of the giver in abyss of medieval memory”

Daniele Bongiovanni is an Italian painter internationally active, he received a Bachelor (BFA) and Master of Fine Arts (MFA) cum laude at the Academy of Fine Arts, Palermo. During his career, he realizes several thematic cycles that he presents in museums and galleries in Italy and abroad: London, Paris, Las Vegas, Melbourne, Liverpool, New York, Lugano, Hong Kong, Seul, Miami. He exhibits also in numerous contemporary art events including several editions of Venice Biennale.

Daniele Bongiovanni, ”Natura dell’Indo”, 70×100 cm, mixed media on canvas, 2018

His major solo exhibitions include: “Liquido/Sophia”, MACIA – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Italiana in America (2007); “Collezione Pelle Sporca”, Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Venice (in the context 53rd Venice Biennale, 2009); “Mundus”, CD Arts Gallery, Lugano (2016); “Mundus Other”, Centro Svizzero, Milan (2016); “InEtere”, Palazzo della Luce, Turin (2016); “Aesthetica Bianca”, Embassy of Italy, London (2017); “Exist”, Palazzo Broletto, Pavia (2018); “Con Pura Forma”, Raffaella De Chirico Arte Contemporanea, Turin (2019).

Daniele Bongiovanni’s work has been shown as part of major group exhibitions at numerous public and private institutions, including: Fondazione Whitaker, Palermo (2013); Indipendents Liverpool Biennial (2014); CS Gallery, Caroline Springs, Victoria (2015); Willow Creek Crystal Lake, Crystal Lake, Illinois (2015); Dublin City University, Dublin (2015); Palazzo Bollani, Venice (2015); MACRO – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome (2016-2018); 57th Venice Biennale (2017); RISO – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia, Palermo (2017); MACA – Museo Arte Contemporanea Acri, Acri, (2017); Palazzo Sant’Elia, Palermo (2018); Museo Tecnico Navale, La Spezia (2018).

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