GIUSEPPE PIOVESAN

     
Superior school of publicity and marketing of Rio de Janeiro- graduated as advertiser
UDK university of arts Berlin (Universität der Künste-Berlin) - graduated in fine arts 
Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris - Fine arts Master degree
C.A.D Bruxelles (industrial design) - graduated in furniture design   

For my visual work I work with many different mediums and techniques. It ranges from to fine arts, outdoor art, illustration to experimental photography, passing by interior design, applied arts, and cinema sets. Also exyended to involve fashion, including a brief collaboration with Alexander McQueen (2009) and comme des garçons (2004). 
Proudly of being the Great-grandson of one organizers on 'La Mostra sul Futurismo Italiano' in Rome in the 1930s. It brouught to me a major influence in arts.
 One of my main aims is to combine beautiful materials, fashion, trends, classical western elements/movements with elegant forms into a pinnacle of ultimate beauty and sensuality to contradict with the expressionistic despair and frustration often seen in the quotidian life and Art. A communication through a fanciful realism.





1The Piovesan Name in History 
 paperback 2007, by Ancestry (Autor)

1982-1984 Member of Liquidificadoido Movement (art, fashion,installation). Participant of São Paulo biennale, 1983.
1983-1986 Creator and designer of "Le Monde des Hommes" (art,fashion/avant gardisme), featured in "Moda Brasil magazine".
1986-1991 Student at UDK
1991-1995 Assisten art director "De Jong" architectural interior concept,Rotterdam    
1993-1996 Furniture designer for Depot Design Brussesls
1996-2007 owner of Scandinavian Modern, decorative arts and interiors, Brussels  
2000         Member of "La Chambre Royale des Antiquaires de Belgique"
2001         Featured on "Wallpaper magazine" essay
2002         Featured on "ID Magazine" 
2004/2006Mural work and layouts for 'Comme des Garçons" stores: Antwerp and Brussels 
2004 Design and mural work of "Undercover" store, Antwerp
2004-2008Designed 4 bars and restaurants, 5 private residences in Brussels and Antwerp
2008         Design and conception of "Students Cafe", Goteborg Sweden
2009         Brief collaboration with Alexander McQueen
2011         Back to the art scene participating of several group exhibition and 3 solo shows
2012-2013 participant of multiple art fairs including Art Moscow,Asia Contemporary,Art show Hong-Kong,Stroke Urban Art fair Berlin,Dropdead Festival Berlin, Artbase Berlin, Pop Art Rio,Rail Contemporary Amsterdam, the Affordable Art fair New York
2013         launched "les Assiettes" tablewarewith Royal Copenhagen porcelain on limited edition
2013         Collaboration with Yhoji Yamamoto, menswear autumn/winter 2014-15
2014         Façada painting and projections, Shanghai, China
2014         Untamed Beauty, holographic urban life project for Rio de janeiro olimpic games
2014         Mixing Cultures, wall tiles collection
2014         Special guest artist for Miami River Art Fair 2014. The biggest mistake of my painter career to collaborate with Mrs Nina Torres
2015         Featured in 25 international art magazines , such as danm, FurFur, art Kronika (Russia)
2015         Specialy invited to participate on Contemporary Art in decorative Arts, Shanghai
2016         Winner best art project for west Rio de Janeiro luxury condominium building by local architectural union development 
2018         Launched PNmodern in collaboration with R.J.Napier              


    
Giuseppe Piovesan/All rights reserved.2011-015

 LIQUIDIFICADOIDO 
( art, fashion, installation ),São Paulo biennale 1983.
     


          

         

           
     Art fairs, group exhibition,solo shows, 2012 - 2017               

                
                
                 BRICS input, Fellini gallery Berlin, January 2017 
                 Hong-Kong solo show March 2017
                 NINA TORRES FINE ARTS - MIAMI. Opening April 1,2016
                 Brazilian Embassy Moscow - December 03 - 2016 
                 LEITMOTIV: CUERPO- Gallery Mariana Garcia Contemporaneo - Mexico DF, Nov.2015
                SHANGHAI - Contemporary arts in Decorative arts - September 2015  
                THE SALON MACAU - 'represented by gallery) 2105
                ART BEIJING - (represented by gallery) 2015

                INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE (group exhibition) , 08 May 2015 - "NINA TORRES FINE ARTS MIAMI"
                ARTEXPO NEW YORK - April 23 - 26, 2015 ( Represented by gallery)
                WORLD ART DUBAI 2015- 16 - 19 March 2015 (Represented by gallery).
                NINA TORRES FINE ART - MIAMI - SOLO SHOW - 08 December 2014 - 03 May 2015
                MIAMI RIVER ART FAIR ( SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST ),04 - 07 December 2014.                 
                ART MOSCOW 2014  18th international art fair, September 17 - 21 ( Represented by gallery )
                PARIS ART FAIR 2014  March 27th - 30th 2014, Grand palais ( Represented by gallery )
                ART MOSCOW 2013 17th international art fair, 18 - 22 September. ( Represented by gallery )
                PREMA ARTS gallery Berlin. Solo show. 16 august / 05 September 2012.                
                XLAB corrosive art farm The Final show, group exhibition retrospective  of
                Four years of XLAB gallery, 07 June 201                                                                 
                FELLINI gallery Berlin, (Interlude Italiana ) 15 May-16 July 2013.
                KUNSTRAI L Amsterdam Contemporary art fair 29th edition, 15/05 - 20/05, 2013   
                The affordable art fair NEW YORK  03 - 04 / 07 - 04 2013        
                ART DUBAI  March 20-23 / 2013 ( Represented by gallery )
                ORTZ galerie PARIS, Solo show ,21st Feb. 19Mar. 3013                  
                ART RIO 2013   Rio de Janeiro contemporary art fair. 2013 ( Represented by gallery)
                ZYX 21st century art Brussels,group exhibition. 8th Jan. / 14th Feb.2013
                ASIA CONTEMPORARY ART SHOW, Hong-Kong 2012.  ( Represented by gallery )
                DROPDEAD FESTIVAL   Berlin 31-10  /  04-11, 2012                                
                XLAB Gallery  Berlin. Solo Exhibition, 21/ 09 - 31/10. 201
                ART MOSCOW - International Art Fair, Sep. 19 - 23. 201 ( Represented by gallery )
                STROKE Urban Art Fair  , Sep. 13 - 16. Berlin-Chicago, 2012                
                ARTBASE 2012  - Berlin's Urban Art Festival. Teufelsberg Sep. 8 - 9. 201

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 “The true essence of contemporary art is being able to reinvent yourself with what you have.”
 

If you asking me by which Artist I got influenced by, I ask to myself  why a creative person always have to be 'influenced' by another? I would prefer to classify it as giving an evolution and development for those masters work to nowadays, taking advantage on new colors, techniques and trends. The technology today are opening the artists to many new options and possibilities to worlds of beauty formally invisible to the physic eye.

In my work, I refer to technological innovations as a means of making, a connection and a fusion between the academic Art techniques with science and technology. Developing thus new techniques as a contribution to the Art of information age.  An endless research of studying the old, evolving to create the new as the natural Human evolution itself.

Being under “influence” to me would mean giving a direct continuation without any innovations to another artist work with a lack of self-creativity, imagination, and without speaking from my own words. Simply, as fully authentic Nature cannot be pigeon-holed and entrapped geometrically into a stereotypical box, there is no categorizing a free-form. 

I consider that I always had a great sense of observation and I have been 'collecting images my whole life, enough to interpret, to build and develop my own work out of a clipping patchwork of images, colors and forms that I have been collecting since always, that resulted in a series of paintings which having no beginning or end, a TIMELESS REMIX.



  Myself, Giuseppe Piovesan 2012

                                            

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