About

Curriculum Vitae

Born the 17/03/87 in Reggio Emilia, Italy.
Lives and works in Bergen, Norway.

E-mail: manuelportioli@gmail.com

Web: http://manuelportioli.jimdo.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/manuelportioli/

Cell: +4745197480 

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Academy of Fine Arts of Bologna in 2010 with the thesis "Let's conquer the Matrix", supervisor Rinaldo Novali, tutor Massimo Pulini.

Master of Fine Arts at KHIB, Kunst- og Designhøgskolen i Bergen in 2014, with the thesis “In the beginning was the Baroque”, supervisor Gerd Tinglum.

Former president and member of the cultural organization Bee-live, based in Reggio Emilia (Italy) founded in February 2012. - http://www.bee-live.com/

Member of LNM, NBK and VISP. 

 

 Group exhibitions:

-'17 KUNSTMARKED, Blokk, Bergen, Norway

-'16 PAESAGGIO FUTURO, curated by Emanuela Romano and Valentina Bonomonte, Finanza e Futuro, Milan, Italy

-'16 Tutto quadra, Palazzo dei Musei, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'16 In camp electric III, Odeon gallery, Bucharest, Romania

-'16 Sommerutstilling,Vedholmen gallery, Lepsøy, Norway

-'15 Pictorial Imagery, curated by Emanuela Romano and Valentina Bonomonte, text by Michele Bertolino, Galleria Opere Scelte, Torino, Italy

-'15 Sommerutstilling Kunstmuseet i Nord-Trøndelag, Namsos, Norway

-14' Orientati a guardare le stelle, Arionte Arte contemporanea, curated by Antonio d'Amico, Catania, Italy

- '14 Tricolore prize, gallery Rosemarie Bassi, Remangen, Germany

-'14 Mantegna cercasi, Casa del Mantegna, Mantova, curated by Francesca Baboni, Alberto Mattia Martini, Stefano Taddei

-'14 Breaking Seals, Campione Univela, Campione del Garda, Italy, curated by Francesca Baboni, Stefano Taddei

-'14 MEAGHEA SKKLL rKGM MAH TNCA , Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

-'14 “Premio Tricolore”, Rezarte gallery, Reggio Emilia , Italy- winner

-'13 “Hardbakka ruins”, svartediket, Bergen, Norway

-'13 “Premio Combat”, Palazzo Fattori, Livorno, Italy

-'13 “Migration”, Officina delle arti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'13 “Nelle stanze dell'Ariosto”, Mauriziano, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'13 “Bontelabo” Bontelabo, Bergen, Norway

-'12 "Archivitionism" Premiss, curated by Dan Mihaltianu, Bergen, Norway

-'12 "Tigri di carta economie artificiali" Chiesa di S.Carlo, curated by Beppe Villa, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'12 "Self presentation" Atelier Bee-live, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'12 "Tre giovani" Vetrina Battistero, curated by Antonio Malagoli, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'12 "Antwork 03" Spazio Gerra, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'12 "Tra fumetto e street art" Mauriziano, curated by Giuseppe Berti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'11 "Snowflakes" CSArt, curated by Chiara Serri, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'11 "Quadri d'estate" Spazio Gerra, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'10 "Les petites" CSArt, curated by Chiara Serri, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-'10 "Biennale di Roncaglia sul Panaro", Modena, Italy

-'10 "Ant Work" Spazio Gerra, Reggio Emilia, Italy

- '09 "Premio Casorati", Sala Noble de l’Edifici del Rellotge-Barcellona, Spain

-’09 "Arte e scienza", Palazzo Re Enzo, Bologna, Italy

- '09 "Giovane Pittura", Officina delle Arti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

- '09 " Influenza Suina", Modena, Italy

- '09 "Arte per l'Abruzzo", SolidArte-Villanova di Castenaso, Bologna- with the support of Comune di Bologna e Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna

- '08 "Premio Casorati", Pavarolo-Torino, Italy

 

Solo exhibitions:

-'17 Remix, Regimenten, Steinkjer, Norway

-'16 404 days of rain, Høyanger kunstlag, Høyanger, Norway

-'16 God of the high places, Galleri Vinjum, Aurland, Norway

-'15 Act of Faith, Oseana, Os, Norway, text by Riccardo Freddi

-'15 Act of Faith, Paggeriarte, Sassuolo, Italy, curated by Carlo Alberto Zini, text by Riccardo Freddi

-'12 Sorbolo zoo, Sala Benassi, Parma, Italy

-'10 Strictly Groove, Strictly Groove, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-’08 Il ratto, Chiesa dei Bigi, Grosseto, Italy

-’08 Manuel Portioli, AGAF, Grosseto, Italy

 

Organized exhibitions:

-'16 Heav·en, Chiesa di San Carlo, Reggio Emilia, Italy – curatorial project

http://heaven2016.blogspot.no/

-'14 “Cold Current”, Chiesa di San Carlo, Spazio Gerra, Officina delle Arti and Mauriziano (Reggio Emilia) -  co-curator with Helene Førde - http://cold-current.blogspot.no/

-'13 “Corpo Condiviso”, curated by Helene Førde, Chiesa di San Carlo (Reggio Emilia)

-'13 “Migration”, Officina delle arti (Reggio Emilia)

-'12 Vita non COMUNE, Koumiotis Paris, Silvia Costi, Ivan Peroni, Collettivo 38.1, group show, OFF, Reggio Emilia, Italy – Bee-live production

-'12 Pa-Pier, Pierangelo Giovanetti, solo show, OFF, Reggio Emilia, Italy – Bee-live production

-'12 The Facebook horror picture show, Fabio Valentini, solo show, OFF, Reggio Emilia, Italy – Bee-live production

-'12 Frame: presentati, mostrati, incorniciati!, group show, OFF, Reggio Emilia, Italy – Bee-live and Bookmaker production

-'11 Quadri d'estate, Spazio Gerra, Reggio Emilia, Italy- curator

-'10 Ant Work, Spazio Gerra, Reggio Emilia, Italy - coordinator

-'09 Giovane Pittura, Officina delle Arti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

-’08 Art Now! AGAF, Grosseto, Italy

 

Published comics:

-'12 “Solo perdersi”, Fumè 06/12

-'12 “La vita se ne frega”, Fumè 04/12

 

Grants:

-'17 Kulturrådet Diversestipend

-'16 Jakob Weidemann Minnestipend

-'16 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond

-'15 Johannes Vinjum stipend 2015

-'15 Kulturrådet Diversestipend for nyutdannede kunstnere

-'15 Bergen Kommunes Etableringsstipend

-'13 Kulturrådet International project support – Cold Current

-'13 Bergen Kommune International project support – Cold Current

-'13 KHIB project support - Migration