ongoing CollaborationArchivio Atelier Pharaildis Van den Broeck presents PROJECT ROOM #5, a collaboration between the artist Sara Enrico and the fashion designer Fabio Quaranta, inspired, as usual, by the work of the Italo-Belgian fashion designer and artist Pharaildis Van den Broeck (1952-2014). For this exhibition, Enrico and Quaranta carried out careful research on Van den Broeck’s work from the ’90s. Starting [...]
Solo ShowSpecial project commissioned by Il Crepaccio and curated by Caroline Corbetta. IL CREPACCIO INSTAGRAM SHOW – 1 artist/5 days/a work a day – is open! Every week, from Monday to Friday, on Il Crepaccio’s Instagram account there is an unprecedented solo show composed of five new contributions commissioned to an artist by @ilcrepaccio. As of Monday 13 November 2017, il Crepaccio has [...]
PrizeMenabrea Art Prize was founded in 2011 by Untitled Association and Birra Menabrea. There are two men on a train. One says to the other: “What is that parcel you put on the luggage rack?” The other: “Oh that, it’s a MacGuffin.” Then the first one: “What’s a MacGuffin?”. The other: “It’s a device to catch the lions on the Adirondack Mountains.” The first one: “But there are [...]
EventTrigger Parties are gatherings of artists and other personalities invited to participate with an original intervention conceived as a trigger regarding the themes which characterize their practice. A series of monthly happenings aiming to initiate a public and cross-disciplinary discussion where the audience is invited to participate and directly exchange views with the guests. Trigger Party IV [...]
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FestivalTeatrum Botanucum non vuole essere una mostra convenzionale, ma un vero e proprio festival costituito da molteplici interventi: pratiche performative, proiezioni, talk e performance-lectures, dj set e live set. Al contrario, è il concept stesso di Teatrum Botanicum che va plasmandosi a posteriori, agendo da aggregatore tra i vari interventi ricevuti, creando diversi percorsi attraverso lo [...]
ongoing Group Show
w/ Anna Craycroft, Ericka Beckman, Sara Enrico, Elisabeth Kihlström, Laure Prouvost, Sofie Thorsen
with Katy Barkan, Francesca Berni, Sara Enrico, Corinna Gosmaro
Group Show and Prize
con Francesco Alberico, Thomas Braida, Letizia Calori e Violette Maillard, Pierpaolo Campanini, Edoardo Ciaralli, Giovanni Copelli, Lucia Cristiani, Lisa Dalfino e Sacha Kanah, Giovanni De Francesco, Sara Enrico, Maurizio Finotto, Enej Gala, Niccolò Morgan Gandolfi, Corinna Gosmaro, Lorenzo Kamerlengo, Giuseppe Lana, Francesca Longhini, Maurizio Mercuri, Valerio Nicolai, Mattia Pajè, Marta Pierobon, Giulia Poppi, Luca Pozzi, Davide Rivalta, Marco Samorè, Ivana Spinelli, Marcello Tedesco, Natália Trejbalová, Devis Venturelli, Serena Vestrucci
production Michal Štochl
with Kiichiro Adachi, Ting-Tong Chang, Oreen Cohen, Sara Enrico, Michelle Claire Gevint, Tetsugo Hyakutake, Jia-Jen Lin, Jen Liu, Marykate Maher, Manuel Molina Martagon, Peter AC Nelson, Dikko Faust & Esther K Smith - Purgatory Pie Press, Anne Sofie Sandal, Ben Sloat, Anssi Taulu, Zorka Wollny
“Motion into Being” Reframed, Ausstellungsraum der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, curated by Bettina Brunner (13 07 – 18 09 2021)
PR#5 w/Fabio Quaranta, Archivio Atelier Pharaildis Van den Broeck, Milan (28 06 – 3 10 2021)
Streetscapes, American Academy in Rome (7 – 17 June 2021)
MANIFasta, curated by Iniziative di II, MACRO, Rome (24 May 2021)
Masterclass – edizione online di PUBBLICA – Incontri d’arte contemporanea per la comunità, Collettivo Giuseppefraugallery (13 May 2021)
Drape, Draped, Draping shoptalk w/ Anna Dumont, American Academy in Rome (22 March 2021)
MartTalk, a conversation for the book launch, The Jumpsuit Theme, published by NERO Editions: Denis Isaia, Francesco Guzzetti, Giovanna Manzotti and Federico Zanoner (11 March 2021)
Recipient of Cantica21 (supported by MiBACT, MAECI, Direzione Generale Creatività Contemporanea), new commission w/ Museo MACTE, Termoli
Recipient of the 2021 Fondazione Sviluppo e Crescita CRT Italian Fellow in Visual Arts at the American Academy in Rome (January-April 2021)
Sara Enrico (1979, IT) lives in Torino.
She has exhibited her works in Italy and abroad, including: Ausstellungsraum der Akademie der bildenden Künste in Wien, American Academy in Rome; Národní galerie Praha, Prague; Mart, Museo d’arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto; Brooklyn Army Terminal, New York; Centrale Fies Art Work Space, Dro; Marsèlleria, New York; PAV Parco Arte Vivente, Torino; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino; Les Instants Chavirès, Montreuil (Paris); e Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como. She participated in OFF Biennale Cairo, Cairo, 2018 and in Biennale Internazionale Arte in Memoria, Sinagoga, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (Roma), 2017.
Among the solo shows: The Jumpsuit Theme, Národní galerie Praha, Praga and Mart, Rovereto (2019); Mai un vestito dunque, adeguato, Quartz Studio, Torino (2019); Inches, Feet, Verse, Metre, Marsèlleria, New York (2018); à terre, en l’air, TILE project space, Milano (2017); Mirroring, Fonderia Artistica Battaglia, Milano (2016); Greater Torino, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino (2014); Vitrine 270°, Galleria d’arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Torino (2013).
She is the recipient of the 2021 Fondazione Sviluppo e Crescita CRT Italian Fellow in Visual Arts at the American Academy in Rome and she gained Premio Michetti in 2020.
She received a production grant for Cantica21, in collaboration with MACTE, Termoli; in 2018 a grant from the IV edition of Italian Council, a competition ideated by Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries (DGAAP) – the organ of Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities.
In 2017 recipient of New York Prize, with the support of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI), the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism (MIBACT), the Italian Cultural Institute in New York and the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies Columbia University, and in residence at International Studio & Curatorial Program in New York. In the same year, she won the Menabrea Art Prize.
Co-founder of Laboratorio del Dubbio, a series of residencies and a cross-disciplinary platform developed into seven chapters (Turin, 2016). She took part in Progetto Diogene, between 2008 and 2012, as an artistic self-identity group of people working together. Based in an old tram carriage in the middle of a roundabout of the public space of Turin, the project running as an international residency program, talks and events.
She studied at the Academy of Fine Art in Turin and at the Istituto Spinelli in Florence, where she attended training in the restoration of ancient paintings and frescoes. Since 2019, she is been a lecturer of Painting/Visual Arts at the Academy of Fine Art in Bergamo.