Info

contact: caterina.giansiracusa@gmail.com

Currently she lives and works between Torino, Italy, and Sierre, Switzerland

Education

2018 – 2020 M.A.P.S Arts in Public Sphere Master programme in Ecav, Sierre, Switzerland

2016 MA Degree Accademia Albertina delle Belle Arti di Torino, corso di Scultura, Formazione in Scultura e Arti visive.
2013 Grantee of the Erasmus program in Frau Zaumseil Metall Klass, Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle ( Saale), DE
2012 Bachelor Degree Accademia Albertina delle Belle Arti di Torino, corso di Scultura, Formazione in Scultura e Arti visive.

Solo exibition

2017 Appunti di topologia, curated by Maria Teresa Roberto, Galleria Museo Nuova Era, Bari

Collective exibitions

2019 Situations Sensibles, pour une esthétique de l’ambiance, curated by Michiko Onozawa et Georg Rutishauser (edition fink) ; Nicolas Vermot-Petit-Outhenin et Robert Ireland, F’AR – Forum d’architectures Lausanne, Lausanne – CH
2019 La forma delle nuvole, curated by Irene Finiguerra, BI-BOx Art Space, Biella – IT
2019 Volume – Zurich, Indipendent Art Edition Fair, with the project PlanteSorcières (Caterina Giansiracusa, Andrea Herrera), curated by Anne-Laure Franchette, Zurich – CH
2019 Experiencing Athens curated by Jerome Leuba, La Fabrik, Monthey – CH
2018 The Useless Land, curated by Irene Sofia Comy and Elda Maresca, in collaboration with Lajoneart, Castello di Lajone, Quattordio – AL
2018 Biella incontra il design, curated by Irene Finiguerra, in collaboration with Ramella Graniti e Idea Arredamento, via Dal Pozzo 7 Biella
2017 58 Premio Internazionale Bugatti – Segantini, sezione Under 35, curated by Martina Corgnati, Villa Vertua, Nova Milanese-MI
2017 SetUp Contemporary Artfair
2016 Heatwave, AtWork Lab Athens, curated by 3 137, in collaboration with lettera27 and Stateof Concept – Athens, Megaron Pantheon, Panepistimiou 57, Atene
2016 Copie uniche d’artista, fondo AA.VV., curated by Walter Ruffatto and Irene Finiguerra, NesxtTorino – Independent Art network, spazio Q35, Torino
2016 Here, 3-22 Mai, Cavallerizza Reale di Torino, via Verdi 9, Torino
2015 Hit-Parade, curated by Francesca Canfora, MAUTO, Museo dell’Automobile di Torino, 3 December 2015 – 13 March 2016, Torino
2015 Il senso del corpo / the sense of the body, FISAD 2015 Primo Festival Internazionale delle Scuole d’Arte e Design, 1-26 July, Torino
2014 Place to be, 7 N.I.C.E. Exhibition Projects, Paratissima 2014, Torino Esposizioni, Torino
2014 Das Blaue vom Himmel, 50 Jahre Halle-Neustadt, curated by Zaumseil Andrea, Halle-Neustadt, Halle (Saale), De
2014 Jahresausstellung, Burg Giebichenstein, Halle (Saale), De
2013 Fliegen lernen, curated by Zaumseil Andrea, Im Kunst Forum Weil der Stadt Wendelinskapelle – Stuttgart, De
2013 Sotto Torchio, curated by Marilena De Stefano, Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti, Torino
2011 Italia Giovane Stato, curated by Perotto Enrico, Fondazione Peano – Cuneo
2011 Arte & Shoah, curated by Giudice Cristina, Museo Diffuso della Resistenza di Torino

Workshop and residency (selection)

2019 workshop with STALKER, October 29th – 31st, Sierre – CH
2019 Becoming a River – Liquid Disasters and Speculative Stories, run by Cecilia Canziani, Federico Luisetti and Federica Martini, with the partecipation of Dayron Carrillo Morell, Wilko Graf von Hardenberg, Dario Gentili & Elettra Stimilli, Aria Spinelli, STALKER and Marie Velardi, at Istituto Svizzero di Roma, August 25th – Septer 1st, Roma – IT
2019 Walking Practices/Walking Art/Walking Bodies, Encounters/Conference in Prespes, July 1st to 7th, Prespes – Greece.
2018 Narrating the Archive: Alpine essays, run by Mabe Bethonico, 29th October to 2nd of November, Sierre – CH
2018 Art, Science and the Meaning of Research, run by Tim Ingold, in collaboration with Andrea Caretto and Raffaella Spagna, Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’Arte, Poirino (TO) – IT
2017 The Dance of Attention, what happens as soon as we press record on a device, run by Attila Faravelli and Enrico Malatesta, with Adam Asnan, UNIDEE – Cittadellarte, Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella
2016 AtWork lab – Heatwave, Run by 3 137, in OpenGround 2016 2 – 4 November, hosted by State of Concept, Athens
2016 OpenGround2016 workshop, curated by Myrto Katsimicha & Cristina Perillo, in collaboration with Lettera27 and State of Concept, Athens, 31 October – 5 November, Athens
2016 BI ARTECA festival multimediale, 1-8 August, Oretto Superiore, Biella, in MontagnaFest 2016
2015 BI ARTECA festival multimediale, 1-10 August, Oretto Superiore, Biella,
in MontagnaFest 2015
2015 per/FORMARE, a project by MASBEDO, curated by Educational Dipartment of
Fondazione Merz, coordinated by Monica Saccomandi
2015 TRAPPA LANDSCAPES / TO BE CONTINUED, 29 giugno – 12 luglio, Trappa di Sordevolo, Biella, in MontagnaFest 2015
2009 Glass workshop with the artist Silvia Levenson

Work experiences

2017 – 2018 Assistant to the artists Andrea Caretto and Raffaella Spagna for the project Iperpianalto in collaboration with Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’arte and GAM – Torino
2017 Assistant to the artist Griet Dobbels for the project Montedellarte, in collaboration with Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto
2013 Co-curator of the project A.N.G.A.R in residenza, with Annalisa Zegna, at Sala delle Carrozze, Villa Mossa, Occhieppo Superiore – Biella

Special activities

2016  Fondo AA.VV copie uniche d’artista, curated by Walter Ruffatto, in collaboration with Irene Finiguerra – Bi-Box Art Space and Alessandro Lista
2015 Smartrams, curated by Daniela Petrone, in collaboration with collettivo DeviAzioni, 5-6 settembre, Torino
2015 Incorporeo, curated by Stefano W. Pasquini and Maria Teresa Roberto

Prizes

2015 per/FORMARE, a project by MASBEDO, curated by Dipartimento Educazione della Fondazione Merz, coordinated by Monica Saccomandi.

Publications

  • 222 Artisti emergenti su cui investire 2018, Exibart.edizioni

  • 58 Premio Internazionale Bugatti – Segantini, catalogue
  • SetUp 2017, catalogue
  • Incorporeo, curated by Stefano W. Pasquini and Maria Teresa Roberto, Accademia Press, Torino, 2015
  • A.N.G.A.R._in residenza, issuu.com/angar_inresidenza/docs/angar_inresidenza
  • Arte &Shoah, curated by Fondazione Camis De Fonseca and Istituto di studi storici Gaetano Salvemini, curated by Giudice Cristina, Torino, 2011
  • Italia Giovane Stato, curated by Enrico Perotto, with Manfredi Di Nardo and Ivana Mulatero, Fondazione Peano, Cuneo, 2011

Articles

  • Juliet, num. 182 – April / Mai 2017