Collaboration / ShowArchivio 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 [...]
Cross-disciplinary PlatformThe Laboratory of Doubt / Seven Months of Cross-disciplinary Experiments is driven by an idiosyncratic and dialoguing “band apart”: a scientist, an architect, two artists, and one writer. In the Laboratory of Doubt, everything should be different from what it could be, and everything will have to be challenged – everything except the ability to raise new questions. In the evening, before [...]
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 [...]
Artists: Enrico Boccioletti, Sara Enrico, Stefano Faoro, Benedetta Fioravanti, Rebecca Moccia, Valentina Parati.
ShowVistamare is pleased to present Focus on. A new series of projects that, in conjunction with the regular gallery program in Milan, invite artists to create new site specific works specially conceived [...]
CollectionLa realizzazione di RGB (skin) e il suo ingresso nel museo sono stati possibili grazie a Cantica21. Italian Contemporary Art Everywhere, un’iniziativa congiunta del Ministero della Cultura ed il [...]
Artforum (issue n.62 February 2024), review by Veronica Santi
Sara Enrico lives in Torino.
She has exhibited her works in Italy and abroad, including: OGR- Officine Grandi Riparazioni, Turin; 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia; 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; Centrale Fies Art Work Space, Dro; OFF Biennale Cairo, Cairo; Marsèlleria, New York; PAV Parco Arte Vivente, Torino; Biennale Internazionale Arte in Memoria, Sinagoga, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (Roma); Les Instants Chavirès, Montreuil (Paris); Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino; Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como; and Galleria d’arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Torino, amongst others.
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 the Italian Council, a competition ideated by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries (DGAAP) – the organ of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities.
In 2017 recipient of the 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. Located in an old tram carriage in the middle of a roundabout of the public space of Turin, the project runs 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. She is a professor at the Politecnico delle Arti – Academy of Fine Arts in Bergamo.