PAOLO MAGGIS"Because the art yes, call it utopia, may change the world"

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About ME

I was born in Milan in 1978.
I lived and worked between Barcelona and Milan.
1996-2000 Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, Italy
2005-2008 Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Exhibits&Works

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Sein, Galerie Knecht und Burster, Karlsruhe, Germany
2015 The abstract side of reality, part 1: I Salotti; part 2 Blu Corner, Carrara, Italy
2015 TESTA, Rompone Artspace, Cologne, Germany
2014 Judas’ mystery, Galerie Burster, Berlin, Germany
2014 IO ESISTO, Museo Arte Contemporanea Caserta, Caserta, Italy
2013 EARTH/STARS, Palazzo Panichi, Pietrasanta, Italy
2012 Roots, Chiesa di San Francesco-Spazio Ratti, Como, Italy
2012 Sketches from life, Circolo Artistico Culturale, Ortisei, Italy
2012 White Ashes, Queen-Ann Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
2011 La sonrisa de Lola, Marco Rossi Arte Contemporanea, Verona – Monza, Italy
2011 Paolo Maggis, The Apartment, Napols, Italy
2010 Chapters, Alessandro Marena Project; Piazza Maria Teresa, Turin, Italy
2010 A Strange Romance, Marco Rossi Arte Contemporanea, Pietrasanta, Italy
2010 Travelgum, Marco Rossi Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
2008 In Nodum Coacti, Marena Rooms Gallery, Turin, Italy
2008 Opera Rock, Andrea Arte Contemporanea, Vicenza, Italy
2008 Tohuwabohu, GFJK, Baden-Baden, Germany
2007 CO2, Galeria Metropolitana, Barcelona, Spain
2006 Paolo Maggis, Galerie Binz & Kraemer, Cologne, Germany
2006 Cacho a cacho, Galeria Metropolitana, Barcelona, Spain
2006 Siamo fatti così, Galleria Allegretti Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
2005 Dieci di te, Museo della Permanente, Milan, Italy
2005 Paolo Maggis, Galleria Spirale Arte, Verona, Italy
2005 Monito(r), Palazzo Sarcinelli, Conegliano Veneto, Treviso, Italy
2004 Dream on, The Beaker Gallery, Tampa, Florida, USA
2004 Gita al lago, Galerie Binz & Kraemer, Cologne, Germany
2004 The dreamers, Galleria Spirale Arte, Milan, Italy

PUBBLICATIONS

2014 Imago Mundi – Prestigium Italia I, Edizioni Fabrica
2013 Paolo Maggis – EARTH/STARS, Carlo Cambi Editore
2012 Bigas Luna – Paolo Maggis / Bioners 2012, Carlo Cambi Editore
2011 Giorni Felici – Silvana Editoriale
2011 Paolo Maggis, Carlo Cambi Editore
2011 Lo Stato dell’Arte, Skira
2010 BCN: Inside, DVA
2009 Gruppo Euromobil, Skira
2008 Paolo Maggis – In nodum coacti, Silvana Editoriale
2007 Sine die, Vanilla Edizioni
2006 Paolo Maggis – Cacho a cacho, Silvana Editoriale
2006 La donna oggetto, Umberto Allemandi & Co.
2005 Paolo Maggis, Silvana Editoriale
2005 Paolo Maggis – Monito(r), Skira
2005 Quadriennale Anteprima, De Luca Editori
2003 La nuova scena artistica italiana, Electa

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Angry Boys, Galerie Rompone, Cologne, Germany
2016 Similitudini: Paolo Maggis/Valerio Murri/Giuseppe Renda, Blue Corner, Carrara, Italy
2016 Anaconda, Kulturkirche Ost – GAG, Cologne, Germany
2016 Autoselbstfahrer, Rompone Kunstsalon, Cologne, Germany
2015 Cesare quand’era Pavese, Associazione Alessandro Marena, Turin, Italy
2015 Cesare quand’era Pavese, Rompone Artspace, Cologne, Germany
2015 Mappa dell’arte nuova, Fondazione Cini, Venice, Italy
2015 Praestigium Contemporary Artists from Italy, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
2015 Close Up, Palazzo Collicola, Spoleto, Italy
2015 Mein lieber Alf. Ein Zimmer für Alfred Flechtheim, Osthaus Museum, Hagen, Germany
2014 Sto disegnando, Casa Testori, Novate Milanese, Italy
2014 Se ti sputo ti affezioni, Blue Corner, Carrara, Italy
2014 Il ritratto – Punti di vista, I Salotti di Piazza Alberica, Carrara, Italy
2014 Cahier de Voyage, Palazzo Ex Tribunale di Susa, Susa, Italy
2014 WIR2, Klinger Forum, Leipzig, Germany
2014 Mein lieber Alf. Ein Zimmer für Alfred Flechtheim, Rompone Artspace, Cologne, Germany
2014 Zohar Fraiman, Paolo Maggis, Petra Mattheis – What we esxpose to you, Queen-Ann Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
2013 I have a dream too, Associazione Alessandro Marena,
Turin, Italy
2013 Earth, XXI Giornate FAI, Palazzo delle Curia Maxima Turin, Italy
2012 Dis-velamenti, Santa Giulia, Turin, Italy
2012 Nasdat, Galleria D’Arte Contemporanea, Palazzo Ducale – Pavullo, Italy
2011 The Gentlemen of Verona, Galleria d’Arte Moderna Palazzo Forti, Verona, Italy
2011 Italian Pavilion – 54º Venice Biennale, Palazzo della Regione, Milan, Italy
2010 Ajerman-Maggis-Ydanez, Marco Rossi Arte Contemporanea, Monza, Italy
2009 Undercover,Galleria L’Archimede, Rome, Italy
2009 Hambre, Escaparate Atocha 24, Madrid, Spain
2009 Giorni Felici, Casa Testori, Novate Milanese, Milan, Italy
2008 Olympic Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2008 Artrmx Cologne Vol.1, Fenz Kunstraum, Cologne, Germany
2008 Crazy Boys, Palazzo Primavera, Terni, Italy
2007 Sine die, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Gibellina, Trapani, Italy
2007 Musica per occhi, Marena rooms Gallery, Turin, Italy
2007 Brave new world, Galerie Binz & Kraemer, Cologne, Germany
2006 Sefenblasentreffen, Glogauer, Berlin, Germany
2006 La donna oggetto, Cavallerizza del Castello, Vigevano, Italy
2005 Anteprima XIV Quadriennale, Palazzo della Promotrice, Turin, Italy
2003 La nuova scena artistica italiana – 50º Venice Biennale, Santa Maria della Pietá, Venice, Italy

CATALOGS

2014 Paolo Maggis – Io esisto
2011 The Gentlemen of Verona
2011 Paolo Maggis – La sonrisa de Lola
2011 Tenwordsandoneshot, Limited Edition of 100
2011 Paolo Maggis – 20 4’92, Limited Edition of 33
2010 Paolo Maggis – Chapters
2009 Undercover
2009 Hambre
2008 Paolo Maggis – Opera Rock
2008 Artrmx
2008 Crazy boys
2008 Paolo Maggis – Tohuwabohu
2007 Musica per occhi
2006 Paolo Maggis – Siamo fatti così
2005 Paolo Maggis
2005 New thing! vol.1/2
2004 Paolo Maggis – Gita al lago
2004 Paolo Maggis – The dreamers
2003 Baby Gang

Creations