Andras Calamandrei

  • The other is never too far away
    Ricamo su tessuto - embroidery on fabric, 130x150 cm, 2011
  • We need to know
    Ricamo su tessuto - embroidery on fabric, 130x125 cm, 2011
  • Don't hesitate
    Ricamo su tessuto - embroidery on fabric, 130x100 cm, 2011
  • #2 unknown
    Ricamo su tessuto - embroidery on fabric, 170x130 cm, 2011
  • Deep white 8
    Ricamo su tela - embroidery on canvas, 140x170 cm, 2011
  • Deep white 3
    Ricamo su tela - embroidery on canvas, 165x190 cm, 2011
  • La finzione si fa carne II (fiction becomes flesh)
    Specchio sabbiato - sandblasted mirror, 70x150 cm, 2012
  • Deep white 10
    Ricamo su tela - embroidery on canvas, 120x150 cm, 2011

Andras Calamandrei

Born in Zofingen, Switzerland in 1975. He lives and works between Florence and Buenos Aires.

He graduated at “Marangoni Foundation” photography school in Florence.

Selected solo exhibitions: Sometimes I wish I could swallow up all the existent words, curated by Daria Filardo, Magazzino 1B, Prato, 2011; Lack, one day show based on a site specific installation, curated by Daria Filardo and Elena Magini 2013; Swallow, a cura di Daria Filardo, Zone Art, Firenze, 2013.

Selected collective shows: Back to 04.04.99, curated by Nicoletta Leonardi, Tuscan Photographic Archive, Prato, e Rencontres d’Arles, 2002; Contested Space, curated by Marco Scotini, Spazio Alcatraz, Firenze, 2003; Networking – The cities of the people, curated by Marco Scotini, Ex Macelli, Prato, 2003; Available Space – Desautorazione, Palazzo Santa Margherita, Modena and  Kunsthaus Tacheles Cultural Center, Berlin, 2003-2004; Empowerment, curated by Marco Scotini, Villa Croce Museum of Contemporary Art, Genoa, 2004; Rotte metropolitane: The Visible City, curated by Daria Filardo, Ex Carcere le Murate, Firenze, 2004; Empresas Recuperadas, Casa de la Cultura de Buenos Aires and at the Labor Ministry, Buenos Aires, 2005 and 2007; Hermes 1999-2006, Festival de la Luz, Buenos Aires, 2006; Hermes 1999-2007 curated by Marta Casati, Photoshow, Milan, 2007; Seek Refuge, curated by Marta Casati, Venice, 2008; You don’t have to be sure, curated by a.titolo, CESAC Centre for Contemporary Arts, Cuneo, 2010; Producing Censorship – New York, Celeste Prize, curated by Aria Spinelli and Jason Waite, New York, 2011; Arte Laguna Prize, Nappe dell’Arsenale, Venice, 2012; Carta Bianca, curated by Lorenzo Bruni, Daria Filardo, Pietro Gaglianò, Villa Croce Museum of Contemporary Art, Genoa, 2012; Seeds, Biagiotti Progetto Arte, Florence, 2012; Piano con Paesaggio: visione e confronti, a project by Giancarlo Cauteruccio curated by Pietro Gaglianò, Teatro Studio Krypton, Florence, 2012; videoprojection of Hermes 1999-ongoing, curated by Paco Fernandez Onnainty, Buenos Aires, 2012.

Date: May 08, 2013