Melania Fusco (Naples, 1987)
Currently lives and works in Venice, Italy

Education

2015 MAVisual Arts, IUAV, Venice
2012 BA Industrial Design, SUN University, Naples

Exhibitions

2019 YEARS GO BY QUICKLY, DAYS NEVER PASS, Cité international des arts, Parigi (FR)
2018 I’LL LET YOU KNOW, curated by Lisa Andreani, Anonima Kunsthalle, Varese (IT)
2018 POLIS BBQ a project by Mia Suppiej, MALGRADO S2 : E1, curated by Giulia Poppi for ARTE FIERA POLIS, Bologna (IT)
2017 CROCCANTE - a post internet saga, curated by G. Olmo Stuppia, Magazzini del Sale, Venice (IT)
2017 THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN ERROR, curated by Federica Bianconi, Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi Fond. Pinault, Venice (IT)
2017 Art Paris Art Fair F 19, at Grand Palais, curated by Lettera27 Foundation, Paris (FR)
2017 THE TOURIST, curated by the artist Mattia Pajé, Montevideo (UY)
2017 I LAY DOWN TO SLEEP AMONG THE MURDERERS, curated by Stefano Coletto, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice (IT)
2016 STONEFLY ART PRIZE, curated by Alessandra Galletta, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice (IT)
2016 SUICIDE A VENICE, performance curated by José Maria Martìn, Ca’Tron, Venice (IT)
2016 HOLIDAY RESORT TIME curated by Suppiej & Zanato at Summer Studio, Treviso (IT)
2016 SUFFICIENT SPACE FOR THE TENDEREST OF CARE, Biennale Danza College, Venice (IT)
2015 BEHIND THE CURTAIN, performance curated by Christodoulos Panayiotou and Michelangelo Miccolis, Teatro delle Terese, Venice (IT)
2015 1° Collettiva WE EXHIBIT for young artists active in Venice (IT)
2015 NATION 25 UNDER CONSTRUCTION, curated by Sara Alberani, Elena Giulia Abbiatici, Magazzini del Sale, Venice (IT)
2014 BARK AT THE MOON, curated by Valentina Lacinio e Claudio Piscopo, Venice (IT)


Workshop

2019, Q-RATED Quadriennale di Roma, workshop PERFORMANCE with Richard Birkett, Marie de Brugerolle,
Cally Spooner, Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Milano(IT)
2018, ARCHIPELAGO, workshop FALSE MIRROR OFFICE studio, Cava Francese, La Maddalena (IT)
2018, GOLD, live performance by Francesca Grilli, curated by di Angel Moya Garcia, Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca (IT)
2018 IL CERCHIO È SOLO UNA FORMA PERFETTA, live performance with Filippo Berta
curated by Angel Moya Garcia, Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca (IT)
2017 DESIGN A SITE SPECIFIC GAME, workshop by Juan Sandoval and Riccardo Fassone, Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella (IT)
2016 TZAN JUXSTAPOSITION, workshop by José Maria Martin, Venezia (IT)
2016 VENICE COMMON(S) COURSE, workshop by Ayreen Anastas & Rene Gabri, Venezia (IT)
2016 THE TONGUE AS A MEETING POINT, workshop by Cesare Pietroiusti, Fondazione Lac e Lemon, San Cesario di Lecce (IT)
2016 SUFFICIENT SPACE FOR THE TENDEREST OF CARE, workshop with Elisabetta Consonni at Biennale Danza College, Venice (IT)
2015 THE PARADOX OF ACTING, workshop with Christodoulos Panayiotou and Michelangelo Miccolis, I.U.A.V. Venice (IT)
2015 NATIONLESS PAVILION, workshop with Emilio Fantin and Danis Maksimov, curated by Sara Alberani, Elena Giulia Abbiatici,
Magazzini del Sale, Venice (IT)
2015 THEY COME TO US WITHOUT A WORD, live performance with Joan Jonas and Jason Moran,
curated by Mit and U.S.A. Pavilion at 54th Venice Biennale, Teatro Piccolo dell’Arsenale, Venice (IT)
2015 workshop with Gianluici Toccafondo, I.U.A.V. Venice (IT)
2015 HEART OF STONE, landscape walk with Francesco Careri, curated by Milly Romano, Pianoro (IT)
2015 Theatre Workshop, C.T.R. (Theatre Research Centre) Venice, IT
2014 REREADING MONDITALIA, workshop with Antonì Muntadas and Alessandra Messali, I.U.A.V. Venice, IT
2014 ON ART AND PAINTING, workshop with Adrian Paci, I.U.A.V. Venice, IT
2014 ON THE MEANING OF PERFORMANCE, workshop with the Two Gullivers, I.U.A.V. Venice, IT
2014 BARK AT THE MOON, workshop with Alberto Garutti, I.U.A.V Venice, IT
2011 Set-up of the exhibition Endless/Senza fine, dodici tavoli per una sedia, curated by Spazio 137A and Spazio Rossana Orlandi,
Fondazione PLART, Naples, IT

Residencies
2018 OTAGO, Carona, Val Brembana (IT)
2018 ETEROTOPIA, Cava Francese, la Maddalena (IT)
2018 GOLD, Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca (IT)
2017 COLLECTIVE FAILURES, Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca (IT)
2017 LUDOCITY, Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella (IT)
2016 ATELIER 04, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venezia (IT)
2016 THE TONGUE AS A MEETING POINT, Fondazione Lac e Lemon, San Cesario di Lecce (LE)


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