Ludovica Carbotta was born 1982 in Torino, Italy. Lives and works in Barcelona, Spain.

EDUCATION


2015
MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths University, London, UK
2012
MA Fine Art (first year) Central Saint Martins London, UK, Scholarship Ariane de Rothschild Prize, Milan, Italy
2008
Advanced Course in Visual Arts – Yona Friedman Visiting Professor, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy
2005
BA in Painting, Academy of Fine Arts, Torino, Italy

SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2019

The Powder Room, Forte Marghera Polveriera Austriaca, and The Terminal Outpost, Arsenale Venezia, 58th Venice Biennale, May You Live in Interesting Times curated by Ralph Rugoff, Venice, Italy. 

Monowe, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy. 

Monowe, curated by Illaria Gianni, SmART, Rome, Italy.

2018

Present Future, curated by Chloé Perrone, Juan Canela, Myriam Ben Salah, Artissima, Turin, Italy. Inches, Feet, Verse, Metre, Ludovica Carbotta – Sara Enrico, Marselleria, New York, US.

2017
Falsetto, Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain
Radio Monowe_L’intervista impossibile (upcoming), curated by Carlo Fossati, blank, Torino, Italia 2016
Monowe, Remnants from the future, produced by Gasworks (UK), Kiosko, Santa Cruz De La Sierra (Bolivia)
Monowe / On, curated by Martina Angelotti, Public project, Bologna, Italia
2014
A motorway is a very strong wind, curated by Martina Angelotti, Care Of, Milano, Italy
2013
Ludovica non abita più qui, studio presentation in collaboration with Simone Menegoi, Via Settala, Milano
Vitrine 270°, Ludovica Carbotta, curated by Stefano Collicelli Cagol, GAM, Torino, Italy
2011
Greater Torino. Ludovica Carbotta – Manuele Cerutti, curated by I. Calderoni, G. Bertolino, MT. Ro- berto, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy
2010
Contenuto ridotto, curated by Julia Trolp, NeroCuboProject, Rovereto, Trento, Italy
Il viaggio è andato a meraviglia. Ludovica Carbotta,Chan Arte, Genova, Italy
campo volo. Il viaggio è andato a meraviglia, curated by Carlo Fossati, blank, Torino, Italy
2009
Costruttore di mondi molto simili al nostro, Placentia Arte, Piacenza, Italy
2007
Different Sea?, curated by Claudio Cravero, SuPalatu, Villanova Monteleone Sassari, Italy

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, New York, US (Upcoming). 

2018

Future Ruins, curated by Davide Daninos, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy 

Te toca a ti, EACC, Espai d’Art Contemporani de Castelló, Spain.

A..is alter(ed): Open Sessions 12, The Drawing Center, New York, US.

Open Studios, ISCP, New York, US.
Regreso al future, curated by Rafael Barber Cortell, La Casa Encendida, Madrid.

That’s IT, curated by Lorenzo Balbi, MAMBO, Bologna, Italy.
Open Studios Jan Van Eyck Academy, Maastricht,Netherlands.

Inches, Feet, Verse, Metre, Marsèlleria, Chelsea, New York, US.

2017
Trigon 67/17, curated by Jürgen Dehm and Sandro Droschl, Künstlerhaus, Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz
A house, halfway, curated by Andrew de Brún, Inês Geraldes Cardoso, Kateryna Filyuk, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torio, Italy
2016
Premio ITALIA - MAXXI 2016, curated by Giulia Ferracci, MAXXI Museum, Rome, Italy There is no place like home, curated by Stanislao Di Giugno, Giuseppe Pietroniro, Daniele Puppi, Mar- co Raparelli and Alessandro Cicoria, Houseboat Project, Rome, Italy
Urban mining, rigenerazioni urbane, curated by Michele Dantini, Carolina Italiano, Adachiara Zevi, Emma Zanella, Alessandro Castiglioni, Lorena Giuranna e Alessio Schiavo, MAGA Gallarate (Milan), Italy
If I were you, I’d call me Us, curated by Elisa Strinna and Elena Forin, Galleria Massimo De Luca, Mestre Venice, Italy
Art Situacions, curated by Ilaria Gianni, Maria De Corral, Vicente Todolì and Lorena Martínez de Co- rral, Matadero Madrid, Espana
2015
Susy Culinski & friends, a project by Beatrice Marchi, Fanta Spazio, Milan, Italy
Art Situacions, curated by Ilaria Gianni, Maria De Corral, Vicente Todolì and Lorena Martínez de Co- rral, Villa Croce Genova, Macro, Rome, Italy
SPIN-OFF, Centro de Arte Contemporanea de Quito, Ecuador, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Ce l’ho, mi manca, Museo Mandralisca, Cefalù, Sicily, Italy
Degree Show, MFA Goldsmiths University, London, UK
Patientes Politicos, Espai Colona, Barcelona, Spain / Galeria Metropolitana, Santiago, Chile Cura, Camec, La Spezia, Italy
Grand Domestic Revolution curated by Martina Angelotti e Silvia Simoncelli, in collaboration with Casco - Office for Art, Design and Theory, Utrecht - Yolande van der Heide, Careof, Milan, Italy Arte in Memoria 8, curated by Adachiara Zevi, Sinagoga di Ostia Antica, Ostia, Roma, Italy
2014
Panta rei, tutto si trasforma curated by Federica Forti, Museo Civico del Marmo, Carrara, Italy DIVERSI MURI. UN OMAGGIO A N.O.F.4 - Oreste Fernando Nannetti, curated by Egija Inzule and Cesare Pietroiusti, Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Roma, Italy
What’s cooking, curated by Anne Koskiluoma & Tanja Trampe, Museum Bärengasse / Gasthaus zum Bären, Zurich, Switzerland
No music was playing, curated by Daniele Balit, Instants Chavirés, Montreuil, Paris, France Killing Floor, studio / A motorway is a very strong wind, curated by Carlo Fossati, blank - e/static, Torino, Italy
Non potendomi arrampicare sulle nuvole, presi per le colline, curated by Eva Fabbris, Galleria Civica Valdagno, Vicenza, Italy

2013
Vitrine Alle radici della democrazia, curated by Stefano Collicelli Cagol, GAM Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Torino, Italy
Osmosis, a project by Luiss Master of Art, Stazione Tiburtina, Roma, Italy
Artists’ Film Club: Walking Sideways curated by Elsa Coustou, Lucia Garavaglia and Alana Kushnir, ICA, London, UK
2012
Young London, curated by Tara Cranswick, V22 The Biscuit Factory, London, UK
Sotto la strada, la spiaggia, curated by Benoit Antille, Michele Fiedler, Andrey Parshikov, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy
MA Fine Art 2012 Central Saint Martins INTERIM SHOW, V22 The Biscuit Factory, London, UK Take The Leap. Peep-Hole Annual Benefit, Peep Hole, Milan, Italy
Neve chimica, curated by Lorenzo Balbi, organized by Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Casa Olimpia, Sestriere, Italy
Silverstein annual, invited by Alberto Salvadori, Bruce Silverstein Gallery , New York, USA
2011
Aghilysti, Gum Studio, Artissima Lido, Torino, Italy
Dublin Contemporary 2011, Terrible Beauty - Art, Crisis, Change & The Office of Non-Compliance curated by Jota Castro, Christian Viveros Fauné, Dublin, Ireland
Ariane de Rothschild Prize 2011, Palazzo Reale, Milano, Italy
Terre vulnerabili, curated by Chiara Bertola, Andrea Lissoni, Hangar Bicocca, Milano, Italy Emerging talents 2011,Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina (CCCS), Palazzo Strozzi, Firenze, Italy
2010
Argonauti, curated by Andrea Bruciati, ArtVerona, Verona, Italy
Fort/Da, curated by Alis/Filliol, Cars, Omegna, Italy
Il migliore dei mondi possibili, Conduits, Milano, Italy
Un archivio storico: quattro interpretazioni, curated by Francesca Pagliuca, Unicredit Studio, Milano, Italy
21x21:21 artisti X il 21° secolo, curated by Francesco Bonami, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy
Titolo grosso, Cripta 747, Torino, Italy
2009
Opening. Il Balletto dell’ Esperia incontre l’arte contemporanea curated by Lisa Parola, Cavallerizza Reale / Manica Corta, Torino, Italy
00 processo espositivo, Ludovica Carbotta – Alis/Filliol, Via Artisti, Torino, Italy
Usine de reve, curated by Cecilia Casorati, Sabrina Vedovotto, 26 cc, Roma, Italy
2008
Public Improvisations, curated by Luca Cerizza, Anna Daneri, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milano, Italy Corso Aperto, curated by Luca Cerizza, Anna Daneri, Cesare Pietroiusti, Fondazione Ratti, Como, Italy No Location Relocation, curated by Milovan Farronato, A.T. Kearney, Milano, Italy
Superfici Sconnesse, curated by Lisa Parola, Palazzo Barolo, Torino, Italy
Germinazioni - A new breed, curated by Norma Mangione, Chiara Canali, Alberto Zanchetta, Palazzo

della Penna, Perugia, Italy
2007
Leap into the Void. Proposte XXII curated by a.titolo, Accademia Albertina Turin, Italy 2006
Watercollection.net, curated by Cittadellarte, LovDurden, Turin, Italy

RESIDENCIES / WORKSHOPS

 

2018
New York Prize residency at ISCP, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
NTU CCA Singapore Residencies Programme, Singapore.
2017
Jan Van Eyck Academy, Maastricht, Netherlands.

2016
Gasworks International Fellowship, Triangle Network, Kiosko, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.

2014
Database Carrara Residency program, curated by Federica Forti, Carrara, Italy.
Hommage to Nannetti, workshop run by Cesare Pietroiusti organized by Istituto Svizzero, Rome, Italy. Academy of Asociality, Utopian Communities. Refusal, Participation and Anarchistic Practice run by Francis Cape, steirischer herbst, Graz, Austria.
But does it float? summer school curated by Margarida Mendes, The Barber Shop, Lisboa, Portugal.

FDV Residency Program, curated by Careof, Milan, Italy.
2013
The Harder You Look curated by Nicoletta Lambertucci and Pieternel Vermoortel, David Roberts Art Foundation, London organised by Collecting Matters (DRAF, Kadist Art Foundation, Nomas Founda- tion) and CAHF (S.M.A.K, Mu.ZEE,M HKA&Middelheimmuseum), London, UK
2010-2012
Residency Central Saint Martins University, London - Ariane de Rothschild Prize 2011 (winner), UK 2008
Advanced Course in Visual Arts – Yona Friedman Visiting Professor, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy
Workshop with Milovan Farronato Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’ Arte, Poirino, Italy Workshop with A Constructed World Greenwashing Fondazione Sandretto Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy Workshop with Tobias Rehberger Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’ Arte, Poirino, Italy
2007
Workshop Artelier, collaboration between artists and mental health patients, Il Bandolo, Torino, Italy Workshop with Stalker. Osservatorio Nomade. ProposteXXII, Torino, Italy
2005
Workshop with Alberto Garutti, Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’ Arte, Poirino, Italy

Grants
2016
Special Mention Finalist Premio ITALIA, Museo MAXXI, Rome, Italy Winner Prize Gallarate, MAGA, Gallarate Milan, Italy
2012
Finalist Talent Prize, Talarico Editore, Roma, Italy
2011
1° Prize Ariane de Rothschild Prize, Rothschild Foundation, Milano, Italy Finalist Talenti Emergenti, Strozzina Museum, Florence, Italy

 

GRANTS


2018
New York Prize, IIC, New York, USA.
2016
Special Mention Finalist Premio ITALIA, Museo MAXXI, Rome, Italy. 

Winner Prize, Gallarate, MAGA, Gallarate Milan, Italy.
2012
Finalist Talent Prize, Talarico Editore, Rome, Italy.
2011
1° Prize Ariane de Rothschild Prize, Rothschild Foundation, Milan, Italy.

Finalist Talenti Emergenti, Strozzina Museum, Florence, Italy.

TALKS AND WORKSHOPS CONDUCTED

2017
Workshop Chiribiri / Iribirihc Fondazione Merz, Turin
Piazza+, workshop on pubic art, Padova
2011
Le correzioni, workshop with Ludovica Carbotta and Manuele Cerutti, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Foun- dation, Torino, Italy
DIOGENE VS DIOGENE, Galleria Franco Soffiantino, Torino, Italy
Reading Room #10 PROGETTO DIOGENE, Nomas Foundation, Roma, Italy.
Sentimento Nuevo invited by Antonio Grulli and Davide Ferri, Mambo, Bologna, Italy. Progetto Diogene with Ludovica Carbotta and Graham Hudson, Central Saint Martins, London, UK Arte e sfera pubblica –workshop curated by Pietro Gaglianò and Progetto Diogene, Teatro Studio, Scandicci, Firenze, Italy
2010
senza linea - come lavoro (ammesso che sia un lavoro) with Luca Bertolo, Alis/Filliol, Ludovica Car- botta, Festival Faenza, Faenza, Italy.
2009
Diogenebivaccourbano_ICEBERG GAP-Giovani per l’Arte PubblicaSpazio gAP, Bologna, Italy

COLLECTIVE/CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2017

The Institute of Things to Come, co curated with Valerio Del Baglivo, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy.

2012-2007
Founder of Progetto Diogene, a program of international residencies, workshops and projects experimental education and self-education,run by artists in the public space of Turin, Italy.
2009
00 processo espositivo, exhibitions program, different venues,Turin, Italy.