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SABINA DAMIANI

Born 1985 in Kopar, Slovenia.

2008 – BA Visual Arts and Education, Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia, Italy.

2010 – Erasmus BA Book Arts & Surface design, London College of Communication, London, UK.

2011 – MA Photography, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milano, Italy.

Worked for Cell Project Space and UNION Gallery in London. Founder and curator of ‘Kioosk’ an international online platform for critical writing about contemporary photography. Currently works as independent artist and curator, and occasionally teaches at workshops and lectures. Local director of Slideluck Trieste (no-profit organization based in New York that organizes art and photography events worldwide).

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2015

“Dove da qui/Gdje odavde”, Galerija 512, Kulturno Informativni Centar, Zagreb, Croatia

2014
“Migrations Archive”, Anex Gallery, Pula, Croatia

2013
“Altrove”, Galerija SC, Zagreb, Croatia
“Migrations Archive”, Umag Civic Museum, Umag, Croatia

2012
“Altrove”, Brighton Photo Fringe at Brighton Photography Biennale, The Phoenix, Brighton, UK
“De-constructing”, Dom Omladine Gallery, Beograd, Serbia

2011
“De-constructing”, Gallery MMc Luka, Pula, Croatia
“Sovrapponendo” Italian Pavilion in the World, 54th Venice Biennale, Venice/Zagreb

2010
“Inner spaces”, The Foundry, London, UK

2009
“Beskrajni putevi..”, “Infinite ways..”, Galerija O.K., Rijeka, Croatia

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Extract):

2016

1st International Photography Symposium, Mark Rothko Art Center, Daugavpils, Latvia

“Stories from the Edge”, MLZ Art Dep Gallery, Trieste, Italy

“Stories from the Edge”, Kunsthaus, Graz, Austria

“Stories from the Edge”, Kortil Gallery, Rijeka, Croatia

“Black work”, Forum Tomizza – GRIN Gallery, Umag, Croatia

“Black work”, C.I. Capodistria, Koper, Slovenia

2015

“Walking on the barrier”, Forum Tomizza – GRIN Gallery, Umag, Croatia

2014

“Transportable 01”, Gallery Vladimir Bužančić, Zagreb, Croatia

Artefatto “Crossing Over”, Various venues/ Commercial Museum, Trieste, Italy

2013
97a Collettiva, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice, Italy
6th Photodistorzija, Photography biennial, Poreč, Croatia
“Lavoro/Work/Vore”, SPAC – Villa di Toppo Florio, Udine, Italy
“2043 Qui” at Palazzo conTEMPORANEO, Udine, Italy
“Interijeri”, Etnografski Muzej Zagreb (“Domaći Krajolici” Bert Teunissen), Zagreb, Croatia

2012
Bristol Festival of Photography, “Lomoshow”, The Grain Barge, Bristol, UK
“Dimenzije”, Fonticus Gallery, Grožnjan, Croatia
ArtUM 2, Umag Civic Museum, Umag, Croatia

2011
ArtUM 1, Umag Civic Museum, Umag, Croatia
“Sotiri Photography Prize” finalists exhibition, Korce, Albania
Annual show, HDLU Istra, MMC Luka, Pula, Croatia
“Osobno – Personal”, Gallery Mrak, Buje, Croatia
“State of the Arts” Italian Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2010
“Immagini in Tasca”, Palazzo Frizzoni, Bergamo, Italy
Annual show HDLU Istra, MMC Luka, Pula, Croatia

2009
“Dell’immaginario urbano”, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milano, Italy
«Volti della città», Teatro Franco Parenti, Milano, Italy
«T3ART», Studio Iroko Gallery, Milan, Italy
«Explor – art 2009», AreaOdeon, Monza, Italy

 

 Residences:

2016 – “1st International Photography Symposium“, Mark Rothko Art Center, Daugavpils, Latvia

2009 – “Explor-art”, exploration on the territory (with Peter Goi) hosted by the association AreaOdeon, Monza, Italy

 

Workshops and courses (selection):

2015“Risotto”, risograph print workshop at SPRINT Milano (Indipendent publishers and artists’ books salon) with EUROSTANDARD (Pierrick Brégeon and Clément Rouzaud)

“Stories from the Edge” – project for exploring interactions between the layer of hyper-identity and identity along the Adriatic coast, curated by Daily Rithms Collective, Graz, contributing artist

2014 – “Tourism, Architectural development, Visual and Cultural Perceptions of Land use along the Adriatic coastlines”, with David Kendall (Goldsmiths, London, UK), Rovinj, Croatia

2013“Art out of the Center”, online course with Nicola Trezzi (Flash Art NY), hosted by CartC Budapest

2010Origami bookbinding, KALEID, London, UK

2008Bookbinding and Book Arts, Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design, London, UK

CONTACT:

Email:
sabinadamiani85@gmail.com