PARTICIPANT / Leone Contini

  • Name Leone Contini
  • Country Italy
  • Vocation Artist
  • Education Not Available

LEONE CONTINIWORKS 2011-2020Leone Contini’s research, on the edge between ethnography and art, is focused onintercultural frictions, conflict and power relations.His mediums include Installations, lecture-performances,interventionsin public space, writing, drawing and audio-visual narratives.He has exhibited or held intervention at:Maxxi, Roma, 2020; Kër Thiossane, Dakar, 2020; SAVVY, Berlin, 2019; IAC, Lyon, 2019; Pav, Turin, 2019; Manifesta12, Palermo, 2018;Fondazione Sandretto, Turin, 2018;Museo delle Civiltà, Rome, 2017; Mudec, Milano, 2017; Quadriennale, Roma, 2016; Cittadellarte, Biella, 2016; 2nd Tbilisi Triennial, Georgia, 2015; D-0 Ark UndergroundBiennial, Bosnia, 2015; Delfina Foundation, London, 2015, 2014 and 2017; MART, Rovereto, 2015; Galleria Civica, Trento, 2014; Khoj, New Delhi, 2014; Kunstraum, Munich, 2014; Villa Romana, Florence, 2014 and 2018; Kunstverein, Amsterdam 2013 and 2019.Among the residency programs attended: Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, 2018; Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella, 2016; Kronika, Bytom, Poland, 2015; Delfina Foundation, London, 2014 and 2015; Khoj, New Delhi, 2014.In 2017 he collaborated with “TRACES – Transmitting contentious cultural heritages with the arts”.In 2017 he was among the winners of the second edition of “Italian Council” prize. Leone lives and works in Tuscany, Italy

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