16 august 1983

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Galleria Mazzoli | Modena – Berlin – Düsseldorf

Galerie Alberta Pane | Paris – Venice


Via del Praòl 72, 38123, Trento, Italy

Kováříkova, 152 00 Praha 5, Czech Republic


2011 Master’s degree in Conservation and management of cultural heritage, University of Trento, IT

2010 Master “Inside image. New methodologies and scientific techniques of diagnostic noninvasive for the conservation of ancient and contemporary painting”, University of Verona, IT

2007 Bachelor’s Degree in Conservation and management of cultural heritage, Archaeological Studies, University of Trento, IT

Selected solo exhibitions


Phantom models 6, Kiev, solo project and projection curated by Giulia Colletti, National Museum of Medicine, Ukraine, Kyiv, UA

Il corpo d’aria, text by Angel Moya Garcia, Galerie Alberta Pane, Paris, FR

Stone of Madness, monographic intervention curated by Lorenzo Balbi, Palazzo Poggi Museum, Bologna, IT


Stone of Madness, curated by Nadim Samman, Galerie Mario Mazzoli, Berlin, DE

Krajany, curated by Angel Moya Garcia, Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca, IT

Mind the Gap, curated by G. Gastaldon, Mental Health Center, Basaglia Park, Gorizia, IT

Persona, Christian Fogarolli-Filippo Berta, curated by C. Sala, Casa Testori, Milan, IT

Phantom models IV, curated by Martina Galetová, Hrdlicka Museum of Man, Prague, CZ


Satelliti, curated by W. Guadagnini, E. Grazioli, D. Dufour, text by F. Farinelli, Museum of Psychiatry, Palace of Museums, Reggio Emilia, IT


Phantom models III, curated by G. Malerba and C. Ianeselli, Anatomical Museum Luigi Rolando, Turin, IT

Le Monde du Ticqueur, text by Giuliana Setari Carusi, Galerie Alberta Pane, Paris, FR


Esoscheletro, curated by S. Fontana, text by S. Raimondi, Civic Museum, Treviglio, IT


Clair, curated by C. Sala, text by R. Pinto, TRA, Treviso Ricerca Arte, Treviso, IT

Myopie, curated by C. Rota and S. Raimondi, The Blank Residency, Bergamo, IT


White, curated by C. Ianeselli, Arte Boccanera Gallery, Trento, IT


Noli me tangere, Crediveneto rooms, Padova, IT


Katábasis, Palazzo Salvadori, Trento, IT

Selected group exhibitions


Madness, curated by Uwe Goldenstein, Kulturambulanz Museum, Bremen, DE (upcoming)

Souvenirs de voyage, curated by Sophie Bernard, Musée de Grenoble, FR

Handle with Care, a project by Giuseppe Stampone, Punto Croce, Venice, IT

Recent works, double show with M. Spanghero, Galerie Alberta Pane, Venice, IT


FutuRuins, curated by D. Ferretti, D. Ozerkov with D. Dalla Lana, co-organised with the State Hermitage Museum of Saint Petersburg, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, IT

La condizione umana: oltre l’istituzione totale, curated by H. Marsala, Palazzo Ajutamicristo, Palermo, IT

Ex Post, Galleria Civica-Mart, Trento, IT

ArtBerlin, Fair for Modern and Contemporary Art, Berlin, DE

Artissima, International fair of contemporary art, Lingotto, Torino, IT

Robotics, curated by Valentino Catricalà and Maria Campitelli, Centrale Idronamica, Trieste, IT

Les Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles 2018, Portrait(s), Magazin Électrique, Arles, FR

Media Art Festival, curated by Valentino Catricalà, MAXXI, Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome, IT

Arco, Fiera Interacional de Arte Contemporàneo, Fiera de Madrid, Madrid, ES

La Ginestra, Christian Fogarolli, Ismaïl Bahri, Charbel-joseph H. Boutros, Paul Hage Boutros, Marco Godinho Galerie Alberta Pane, Venice, IT


Artissima, International fair of contemporary art, Lingotto, Torino, IT

Premio Cairo, Palazzo Reale, Milano, IT

In depth of Identity, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

Rencontres Internationales, Nouveau Cinema at Art Contemporain, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, DE

Le Désir, Alberta Pane Gallery, Venice, IT

Eau & Gaz, curated by Kathrin Oberrauch, Lanserhaus Museum, Bolzano, IT

Rencontres Internationales, Nouveau Cinema at Art Contemporain, Paris, Gaite lyrique, FR

In/Human: The Body as Resource, curated by MLitt curatorial practice and Minhea Mircan, The Hunterian

Museum & Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, SCO

Artefiera, Bologna, IT


5th Moscow International Biennale for young art, curated by Nadim Samman, Trekhgornaya Manufaktura, NCCA and MMOMA, Moscow, RU

Punctum, curated by Sara Cosulich Canarutto, Intesa San Paolo skyscraper, Turin, IT

Palinsesti, curated by Giorgia Gastaldon, Palazzo Altan, San Vito al Tagliamento, IT

The Hawt Show, Galerie Rolando Anselmi, Rome, IT

Session #1, Blackslash and Galerie Alberta Pane, Paris, FR

Die Van Aalst, curated by Jan De Nys, texts and talks by Luk Lambrecht, Philippe Van Cauteren, Cultuurcentrum Belgica, Belgium, BE

La mano occulta, Artdate 16, Polarexpo – Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, IT

Art Brussels, Bruxelles, BE

Artrotterdam, Rotterdam, NL


Artissima, International fair of contemporary art, Lingotto, Torino, IT

The Morning I Killed a Fly, curated by C. Ianeselli, Galleria Mazzoli, Modena, IT

La sottile linea del tempo, curated by M. Paderni, Foundation Museum Miniscalchi Erizzo, Verona, IT

Spell to Spelling ** Spelling to Spell, curated by I. Lāce, C. Ianeselli, in de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam, NL

Imago Mundi, mappa dell’arte nuova, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venezia, IT

Videoart, curated by R. Barilli and with the collaboration of F. Cavallucci, Centro per l’arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, IT

Praestigium. Contemporary artists from Italy. Works from Luciano Benetton Collection, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, IT

Il destino delle cose, curated by L. Meneghelli, La Giarina Gallery, Verona, IT


Le Mur, curated by Paula Aisemberg, La Maison Rouge, Paris, FR

Treviglio’s Prize, curated by S. Fontana, Civic Museum, Treviglio, IT

The Inner Outside, curated by G. D. Levis, Casso, Vajont, IT

Videoart Yearbook, Annual of Italian Videoart, curated by R. Barilli, University of Bologna, IT

Chiamata a raccolta. Collezioni private in mostra, curated by R. Festi, Galleria Civica, Trento, IT

Resto del Carlino Art Prize, curated by V. Deho, Arte Fiera, Bologna, IT


Artissima, International fair of contemporary art, Lingotto, Torino

Francesco Fabbri Contemporary art, curated by C. Sala, Treviso, IT

Group show Celeste Prize 2013, curated by A. Bruciati, PAN, Naples, IT

Big Bang, curated by Boccanera, Le Albere by Renzo Piano, IT

Videoart Yearbook, Annual of Italian Videoart, curated by R. Barilli and Fama Gallery, University of Bologna, IT

The magnificent obsession: C. Fogarolli, E. Isgrò, L. Moro, P. Cao, P. Meoni, MART, Rovereto, IT

Group exhibition, curated by A. Bruciati, Civic Museum Giovanni Fattori, Livorno, IT


dOCUMENTA (13), curated by C. Christov-Bakargiev, The Worldly House, Karlsaue Park, Kassel, DE

Francesco Fabbri Contemporary art, Villa Brandolini, Treviso, IT

Coney Island 1903, curated by F. Bartolini, Arte Boccanera Gallery, Trento, IT

Twentieth Century and Beyond: from de Chirico to Multimedia, greats masters and young Italian reality, Palazzo Pisani, Vicenza, IT


54th International Art Exhibition la Biennale di Venezia ‘ILLUMInations’ – ‘L’Arte non è Cosa Nostra’, Sala Nervi, Torino, IT

Pride, Museum of contemporary Art – ARCOS, Benevento, IT

Seminars | Workshops | Lectures

2019  Christian Fogarolli. Arte contemporanea tra cura mentale e scienze mediche , Corso in psicologia dell’arte, Dipartimento delle Arti di Bologna, IT

2018  Master IUAV in Photography, lecture on images and photography, IUAV, Venezia, IT

2017  Follia e ragione. Pensare il presente festival filosofico 2017, talk, Auditorium Stefanini, Treviso, IT

Phantom models: nervous connections in the Human brain, Muse Workshop and lecture with Irene Campolmi, curator and researcher at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Medicinsk Museion, Copenhagen, DK

2016  La mano occulta, workshop curated by Christian Fogarolli, Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, IT

Master – IUAV – in Photography, lecture on photography as research, IUAV, Venezia, IT

2015  A day in the life of Thomas, lecture on the work of Christian Fogarolli with Laurens de Rooy (NL) and Joanna Ebenstein (US),Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL

Training diagnostic paintings, NID4P, lecture, Open Care, Milano, IT

2012  Go into yourself, Artist workshop curated by C. Fogarolli, MART, Rovereto, IT

Public and permanent commissions

2018  Mind the Gup, Mental Health Center – Parco Basaglia, Gorizia, IT

2015  Aphonia, public and permanent installation at pavilion autopsies, Former mental hospital of Pergine, IT

Art prizes | Residencies | Research

2019  Winner Italian Council prize, promoted and funded by the Direzione Generale Arte e Architettura Contemporanee e Periferie urbane of Ministero per i beni e le attività culturali (Mibac), IT

2018  Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians, Travel Grant, Philadelphia, USA

2017  Futura Centre for Contemporary Art, Residence, Prague, CZ

2015  de Appel arts centre, research in collaboration with The Vrolik Museum, The Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam, and Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden, NL

2014  Premio Treviglio, winner first prize, IT

Premio Francesco Fabbri: winner of the photographic section, IT

Arte Laguna International Art Prize, winner residence prize, IT

Resto del Carlino Prize Collection, IT

The Blank Residency project, Bergamo, IT

2013  Ancient printing techniques, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, IT

2012  Terna Prize 04:  Finalist young section Gigawatt, IT


Private Collections

La Maison Rouge, Foundation Antoine de Galbert, Paris

AGI Collection, Verona

dOCUMENTA Archiv, Kassel

Hollander – Barzilaï Collection, Bruxelles

Fondazione Elena e Claudio Cerasi, Roma

Intesa San Paolo Collection

Benetton Foundation, Treviso

Palazzo Magnani Foundation, Reggio Emilia

Rotary International

Civic Museum, Treviglio

Resto del Carlino Collection, Bologna