Claudio Parmiggiani

Biography

Born Luzzara (Italy) in 1943. Lives and works in Parma (Italy).

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

Claudio Parmiggiani, Simon Lee Gallery, London (United Kingdom)

2016

Claudio Parmiggiani, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

2015

Claudio Parmiggiani, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong (China)

Porta Maggiore della Cappella di Celle, Collezione Gori, Fattoria di Celle, Pistoia (Italy)

La camera degli amori, Accademia di Francia Villa Medici, Roma (Italy)

2014

Claudio Parmiggiani, Bortolami Gallery, New York (USA)

Oltre le soglie dell'invisibile, Chiesa San Fedele, Milano (Italy)

Parmiggiani a San Lupo, Ex Oratorio di San Lupo, Bergamo (Italy)

2013

Senza Titolo, Unlimited, Art Basel, Basel (Switzerland) 

Senza Titolo, Palais des Beaux Arts - BOZAR, Bruxelles (Belgium)

Claudio Parmiggiani, Simon Lee Gallery, London (UK)

2011

Lo Spazio del Cuore, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

2010

Naufragio con spettatore, Palazzo del Governatore, Parma (Italy)

2009

Fantasia Su Temi Rossiniani, Galleria Franca Mancini, Pesaro (Italy)

Naufrage avec spectateur, Morsiglia, Corse (France)

Fantasia su temi Rossiniani, Pesaro (Italy)

Claudio Parmiggiani, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

Claudio Parmiggiani, Simon Lee Gallery, London (U.K.)

Galleria Christian Stein, Milano (Italy)

Dieci opere recenti, Galleria Gian Ferrari, Milano (Italy)

2008

Collège des Bernardins, Paris (France)

Inauguration of a fountain, Aubigné-sur-Layon (France)

Cenere, Galerie Serge le Borgne, Paris (France)

2007

Apocalypsis cum figuris (curated by Jean Clair), Palazzo Fabroni, Pistoia (Italy)

La Barque des neuf planètes, Chapelle de l’Oratoire, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes (France)

Gloria di Cenere, Galleria de’ Foscherari, Bologna (Italy)

2006

L’Isola del Silenzio, Chapelle des Brigittines, Brussels (Belgium)

Silencio a voz alta, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana (Cuba)

Galerie Pascal Retelet, Brussels (Belgium)

Teatro dell’arte e della guerra,Teatro Farnese, Parma (Italy)

2005

Pinxit et celavit, Galleria dell’ Oca, Roma (Italy)

In Silenzio a voce alta, Palazzo dei Musei, Modena (Italy)

Parole al margine degli occhi. Il libro nell’opera di Claudio Parmiggiani 1968-2003, Biblioteca Civica Poletti, Modena (Italy)

2004

Cenere, Galleria Christian Stein, Milano (Italy)

Polvere, Galleria Claudia GianFerrari, Milano (Italy)

Galerie Pascal Retelet, Brussels (Belgium)

2003

Invito a Claudio Parmigiani, Musei Civici, Reggio Emilia (Italy)

Église Saint-Martin, Arles (France)

Croce di luce, Sacro Eremo, Carmaldoli, Arezzo (Italy)

Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (Italy)

Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel-Aviv (Israel)

Claudio Parmiggiani. Coeur Ardent, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Strasbourg (France)

2002

Sculpture d’ombre, Musée Fabre, Montpellier (France)

2000

Galleria Christian Stein, Milano (Italy)

Parmiggiani, Listasafni Island (National Gallery of Iceland), Reykjavík (Iceland)

1999

Hôtel des Arts, Toulon (France)

1998

Icona, FRAC, Corse (France)

Palazzo d’Accursio, Bologna (Italy)

Promotrice delle belle Arti, Torino (Italy)

1997

Musée des Beaux Arts, Nantes (France)

Collezione Gori, Celle (Italy)

Galerie Sabine Wachters, Knokke (Belgium)

1996

Musée des Beaux Arts, Dijon (France)

1995

Chapelle de la Vieille Charité, Marseille (France)

Museo Civico, Siena (Italy)

Galerie Sabine Wachters, Brussels (Belgium)

Impronte del corpo e della mente, XLVI Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

MAMCO - Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Genève (Switzerland)

Galerie de Marseille, Marseille (France)

1993

Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Paris (France)

Hôtel de Galliffet, Institut Culturel Italien, Paris (France)

Gallery Hlavniho Mesta Prahi, Praha (Czechoslowakia)

Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris (France)

Galleria Christian Stein, Milano (Italy)

1992

Galerie Sabine Wachters, Brussels (Belgium)

Galerie Sabine Wachters, Knokke (Belgium)

Institut Mathildenhöle, Darmstadt (Germany)

1991

Villa delle Rose, Bologna (Italy)

1990

Centre d’Art Contemporain, Saint-Priest (France)

1989

Musée Picasso, Antibes (France)

Iconostasi, Galleria Christian Stein, Milano (Italy)

Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris (France)

Terra, Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon (France)

1988

Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfürt (Germany)

A Lume Spento, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston (U.S.A.)

Gallery Wanda Reiff, Maastricht (Netherlands)

Galerie Raymond Bollag, Zürich (Switzerland)

1987

Palais Liechtenstein, Vienna (Austria)

Palais Rohan, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg (France)

Villa Arson, Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Nice (France)

Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien (Austria)

Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg, Ancienne Douane, Strasbourg (France)

Église Saint-Thomas, Strasbourg (France)

1986

Iconostasi, Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

Iconostasi, Albert Totah Gallery, New York (U.S.A.)

Galleria Federica Maestri, Parma (Italy)

1985

Civici Musei, Reggio Emilia (Italy)

Palazzina dei Giardini, Modena (Italy)

1983

Galleria Mario Diacono, Roma (Italy)

1982

Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris (France)

Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

Padiglione d’ Arte Contemporanea, Milano (Italy)

1981

Galleria Mario Diacono, Bologna (Italy)

Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfürt (Germany)

1979

Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

Annemarie Verna, Zurich (Switzerland)

Studio Carlo Grossetti, Milano (Italy)

1978

Galerie Baronian, Brussels (Belgium)

Galleria De’ Foscherari, Bologna (Italy)

Centre culturel du Marais, Paris (France)

Galleria Mario Diacono, Bologna (Italy)

Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (Italy)

Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna, Portofino (Italy)

1977

Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck (Germany)

Et sic in infinitum, Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

1976

Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (Italy)

Galleria Forma, Genova (Italy)

1975

Theatrum Orbis, Galleria La Tartaruga, Roma (Italy)

Galleria Schema, Firenze (Italy)

Annunciazione, Galleria Piero Cavellini, Brescia (Italy)

Alfabeto, Museo Lazzaro Spallanzani, Reggio Emilia (Italy)

L’Autorittrato, Galleria Martano, Torino (Italy)

1974

Galleria Alessandra Castelli, Milano (Italy)

Daphnephoria, Galleria Piero Cavallini, Brescia (Italy)

1973

Galleria La Bertesca, Genova (Italy)

1972

Deiscrizione, Galleria L’Uomo e l’Arte, Milano (Italy)

Malanngan, Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

Mutazione, Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

1971

Delocazione, Galleria Paolo Barozzi, Venezia (Italy)

L’azione concreta, Villa Olmo, Como (Italy)

1970

Il paradiso terrestre : zoo geometrico di Claudio Parmiggiani, Galleria Christian Stein, Torino (Italy)

Il paradiso terrestre : zoo geometrico di Claudio Parmiggiani, Galleria Diagramma, Milano (Italy)

Lo Zoo geometrico di Claudio Parmiggiani, Modern Art Agency, Montepulciano (Italy)

1968

Impronte di Claudio Parmiggiani, Centro documentazione visiva, Piacenza (Italy)

1967

Galleria Duemila, Bologna (Italy)

1966

Galleria La Carabaga, Genova (Italy)

Sala Comunale della Cultura, Modena (Italy)

1965

Libreria Feltrinelli, Bologna (Italy)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

The Walk, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

Contemporary Classicism, McCabe Fine Art, Stockholm (Sweden)

A Pied d’oeuvre(s). Les Sculptures dans les Collections du Centre Pompidou, La Monnaie de Paris, Paris (France)

2016

From here to eternity, Maison Particulière, Brussels (Belgium)

To the Son of Man Who Ate the Scroll, Fondazione Prada, Milano (Italy)

2015

A.N.T.H.R.O.P.O.C.E.N.E, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

2050. A Brief History of the Future, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Brussels (Belgium)

Là où commence le jour, LaM, Villeneuve d’Ascq (France)

Faux Amis, Simon Lee Gallery, London (United Kingdom)

By the Book, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York (USA)

L’Ordre cache, saison 1, FRAC, Bourgogne, Dijon (France)

Au rendez-vous des amis, Palazzo Vitelli a Sant’Egidio, Città di Castello (Italy)

Codice Italia, The Italian Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale, Venezia (Italy)

25., Phoebus, Rotterdam (The Netherlands)

2014

Michelangelo e il Novecento, Casa Buonarroti, Firenze (Italy)

Les Choses - Vol. 2, Frac Franche-Comté, Besançon (France)

Saint Jerome, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

Double Dream: Painting and Sculpture in Polo Real Torino, Turin (Italy)

Oltre. Le Soglie dell’Invisibile, Chiesa di San Fedele, Milan (Italy)

2013

The Other Portrait, (with Jeff Wall, Lucian Freud, Gerhard Richter, Francis Bacon, etc.), Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Roverto, Roverto (Italy)

Wunderkammer. Art, Nature, Wonder Yesterday and Today, Museo Poldi Pezzoli & Gallerie d’Italia -Piazza Scala, Milan (Italy)

Books as Art Works from Fluxus to Conceptual Art, Archive of Visual Communication and Artist’s Books, Sicily (Italy)

BOOKHOUSE -La Forma del Libro, Museo delle Arti Catanzaro – MARCA, Catanzaro (Italy)

l’arte e’un romanzo, Palazzo della Penna, Centre for Contemporary Culture, Perugia (Italy)

Post-classici, La ripresa dellantico nell’arte contemporaneo (with J. Kounellis, G. Paolini, M. Pistoletto, …), Foro Romano Palatino, Roma (Italy)

Il teorema di Gauss, CO2 Gallery, Rome (Italy)

2012

Tout feu tout flamme, (with Alberto Burri, Chen Zhen, Jannis Kounellis, etc.), Tornabuoni Art, Paris (France)

100³: 100 anni, 100 stanze, 100 artisti, Art Hotel Gran Paradiso, Sorrento (Italy)

Arte torna arte, Gallerie dell'Accademia, Firenze (Italy)

Défier l'Éphèmére, Centre de Création Contemporaine, Tours (France)

Particles, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

Explorateurs, Musée de l’abbaye de Sainte-Croix, Les Sables d’Olonne (France)

2011

La Vie Mode d’Emploi (Life A User’s Manual), Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

Perspectives – On the Borders of Art and Philosophy, Hafnarhus, Reykjavik (Iceland)

Dwelling, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York (USA)

2010

Objects are like they appear, Meessen De Clercq, Brussels (Belgium)

2009

ArtBasel 40, Galeria Stein (Milano), Basel (Switzerland)

2008

Absens, Meessen-De Clercq. Brussels (Belgium)

Emilio Villa, poeta e scrittore (curated by Claudio Parmiggiani), Chiesa di San Giorgio, Reggio Emilia (Italy)

2007

Contrepoint : Richard Deacon, Luciano Fabro, Anish Kapoor, Robert Morris, Claudio Parmiggiani, Giuseppe Penone, Michel Verjux. Musée du Louvre, Paris (France)

Samuel Beckett. Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

2006

XII Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara. La contemporaneità dell'arte. Museo della Scultura, Carrara (Italy)

Le Noir est une couleur. Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul de Vence (France)

Mélancolie. Génie et folie en Occident. Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin (Germany)

Scultura d'ombra. Palazzo Squarcialupi, Siena (Italy)

2005

Mélancolie. Génie et folie en Occident. Grand Palais, Paris (France)

2004

Skin deep. Il corpo come luogo del segno artistico. MART, Trento (Italy)

2001

Fables du Lieu. Le Fresnoy, Studio National des Arts Contemporains, Tourcoing (France)

2000

Cosmos. L'Arte alla scoperta dell'infinito.Palazzo Grassi, Venice (Italy)

1999

Cosmos, du Romantisme à l'Avant-garde. Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montreal (Canada)

1998

Poussière. FRAC Bourgogne, Dijon (France)

L'ombra degli dei. Villa Cattolica, Bagheria (Italy)

1997

L'empreinte. Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

1995

XLVI Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

1992

Un regard sur l'art italien (la Collection de Madame Christian Stein). Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne (France)

1991

Intersezioni. Arte Italiana degli anni settanta-ottanta. Mucsarnok Museum, Budapest (Hungary)

Antiguitat / modernitat en l'art del segle XX. Fundatiò Mirò, Barcelona (Spain)

1990

La otra escultura. Palacio de Cristal, Madrid - Palau de la Virren, Barcelona (Spain)

Von der Natur in der Kunst. Massepalast, Vienna (Austria)

1989

Verso l'arte povera. Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan (Italy)

1988

Mnemosyne oder das Theater des Erinnerung. Schloß Herrsheim, Worms (Germany)

Classical Myth and Imagery in Contemporary Art. The Queens Museum, New York (USA)

Aus meiner sicht. Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne (Germany)

1987

Zauber der Medusa. Künstlerhaus, Vienna (Austria)

1986

1960-1985: Aspekte Italienischer Kunst. Haus am Waldsee, Berlin (Germany)

Kunst im Netzwerk. Kunsthalle, Hambourg (Germany)

Wunderkammer. XLII Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

1984

XLI Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

Ein anderes Klima. Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf (Germany)

Der traum des Orpheus. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus. München (Germany)

1982

XL Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

Spelt from Sybil's Leaves. Power Gallery, Sidney (Australia)

1980

Arte e critica. Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome (Italy)

1979

Photographie als Kunst 1879-1979. Kunst als Photographie 1949-1979. Museum des 20. Jahrhundert, Vienna (Austria)

Sistina: Società per Arte. Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna (Italy)

1977

Xe Biennale de Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (France)

Arte in Italia 1960 - 1977. Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Bologna (Italy)

1974

I Biennale d'Arte Contemporeana, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Livorno (Italy)

Fotomedia. Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund (Germany)

1973

Italian poetry 1912 - 1972. Finch Museum, New-York (USA)

VIIIe Biennale de Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (France)

1972

XXXVI Biennale di Venezia (Italy)

1970

Arte e Critica '70. Galleria Civica, Modena (Italy)

Exhibition of Contemporary Concrete Poetry. Geijutsu Seikatsu Gallery, Tokyo (Japan)

1969

Poesia concreta. Ca' Giustinian, Venice (Italy)

1968

Km 149.000.000. Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara (Italy)

Revort 2: Lombardo, Titone, Paolini, Parmiggiani, Richter. Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Palermo (Italy)

1965

Zeroglifico. Palazzo dei Musei, Modena (Italy)

1964

Gerra, Parmiggiani, Poli, Ruspaggiari, Squarza, Valbonesi. Palazzo dei Musei, Modena (Italy)

1962

Cremaschi, Goldoni, Parmiggiani, Toricelli, Valbonesi. Sala comunale della Cultura, Modena (Italy)