About the artist
Bio: Mattia Morelli (Bari, 1985) soon begins his movements all around Italy with his family, starting from Lecce, going to Roma and finally getting in Torino, where he completes his classical studies (High School "Cavour") and enters the Accademia Albertina. Two years later he is in Bologna, where he gets his degree in Painting and specialization in Photography. His artistic training goes on in his working in the studio Nino Migliori.
Education: Two years later he is in Bologna, where he gets his degree in Painting and specialization in Photography.
Events: As photographer he cooperates for three years with "Festival d'arte contemporanea di Faenza" and, starting in January 2012, with the "Artribune" magazine. In summer 2012 he is shortlisted for the project "Artist in residence", by the artist Luca Andreoni at the park of Mont Avic in Valle d'Aosta. Then he supplies with several photos in the "Frontier" project, by Claudio Musso and Fabiola Naldi in Bologna. From January 2014 he starts his contribute to "American Accademy" in Roma. In April 2014 he commits himself, as photographer and assistant, in the organization of the festival "Un Paese. Raccontare il presente italiano" by Christian Caliandro in Bagnacavallo (Ra). In July 2014 he participates in the festival of "Cinema del Reale" by Paolo Pisanelli in Specchia (Le). In March 2015 he photographs the Silverware of Chiesa del Gesù in Rome. From January 2017 he works as the photographer of "PULSIONI - un archivio di mani" with Sara Giordano (curatorship) and Loredana Calvet (art direction). From June 2017 he starts his contribute to CHAPEAU ART ed Ignorarte.
Exibitions: EXHIBITIONS: 2017 "Dreaming Christmas" by Laviolette Gallery in Paris. "Masculin/Masculin °4" by Magnin Wedry and Drouot in Paris. "Taccuini A4 mani" by Silvana Leonardi at Studio Leonardi “zu spät?” in Rome. "Choosing colors" by Eudaimonia event in Rome/Paris. "Sagra del Diavolo" Galatone (LE). "La Luna e i Calanchi" by Franco Arminio in Aliano (MT). "Four Concepts" by Ignorarte at NVMEN in Rome. “I sette mostri di Arles”, Les Rencontres de la photographie, by Marcello Mencarini and Luciano Corvaglia at MaMo Temporary Gallery in Arles. "Simbiosi" by Anna Cochetti and Ivan Russo at nature reserve Pietraporciana, Sarteano (Si). "Levels" by Ignorarte in Rome. "HERE" at Cavallerizza Reale in Turin. “Premio Arte C. Farioli” in Busto Arsizio (VA). “Frammenti d’amore” by Eudaimonia Event at Domus Romana in Rome. “Il Cadavere Squisito 16” by Virginia Zeqireya at TAG in Rome. “Ensemble” by Chapeau Art at Lab 174 in Rome. “La Fragile Bellezza” by Anna Cochetti at MUDITAC/Majorana in Rome. 2016 "Tiny Biennale" by Susan Moore at "Temple University" in Rome. "Il Mostro #3" by di Luciano Corvaglia at "Tevere Art Gallery" in Rome. "Art Tag + The Darkroom Project 6" in Muro Leccese (Le). "Microcosmiche Affabulazioni" by Anna Cochetti, Studio Ricerca e Documentazione di Via Poerio 16/B in Rome. 2014 "Biennale delle Arti Città di Molinella" (Bo). 2012 "Biennale dei Giovani Fotografi Italiani" in Bibbiena (Ar). "Musei, bambole e altre storie" by Walter Guadagnini at "Spazio Labò" in Bologna. "Biennale delle Chiese Laiche" by B. Bandini, B. Buscaroli, S. Costa, R. Giovannini in Ravenna. 2011 "Polaroiders@ArtefieraOFF" by Alice Zannoni in Bologna. "Nouvelle Vague 4" by Bruno Bandini in Russi (Ra). "Dodici idee di fotografia" at "Casa della fotografia" in Bologna.