2003-05 MA Fine Art Photography, Royal College of Art, London UK

1998-01 BA Photography, London College Of Printing and Distributive Trades, London UK




2017 Solo Presentation, Artissima, Present Future Section, Turin, Italy (forthcoming)

2017And These Crystals Are Just like Globes of Light, Federica Schiavo Gallery Milan, Italy

2016 Travelling Circular Labyrinths, Museo Civico di Castelbuono, Castelbuono (Palermo), Italy, (curated by Luca Cerizza)

2016 Oh Mexico! Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland

2016 The Water They Dwell In, Quartz Studio, Turin, italy

2015 Fashioned to a Device Behind a Tree, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK (installation and performance)

2015 Une Taxonomie des Sens et des Formes, Centre d’art contemporain La Halle des bouchers, Vienne, France (curated by Marc Bembekoff)

2015 Project 09: Salvatore Arancio, Contemporary Art Society, London, UK

2014 The Hidden, Ensapc Ygrec, Paris, France (curated by Emeline Vincent)

2014 Cathedral, AV Festival, Nothern Gallery For Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK

2013 Alternating Layers of Contrasting Resistance, Rowing, London, UK

2013 Solo Project, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2013The Little Man of the Forest With the Big Hat, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome, Italy

2012 The Little Man of the Forest With the Big Hat, Museo Carlo Zauli, Faenza, Italy (curated by Guido Molinari)

2011 An Arrangement of the Materials Ejected, Spacex, Exeter, UK

2011 Shasta, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome, Italy

2010 Sentinel - PPS//Meetings#4, Palazzo Riso - Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia, Palermo, Italy (curated by Helga Marsala)

2010 An Account of the Composition of the Earth’s Crust: Dirt Cones and Lava Bombs, Frame-Frieze Art Fair, London, UK

2009 Sentinel, Kaleidoscope Project Space, Milan, Italy (curated by Caterina Riva)




2017 Synthetic Landscapes, Meadow Arts, Weston Park & Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, Weston-under-Lizard, UK (forthcoming)

2017 A Tranquil Star, Malta Contemporary Art, Curated by Mark Mangion, Valletta, Malta (forthcoming)

2017 Mushrooms on the Ruins, Nogueras Blanchard, Madrid, Spain

2017 57th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Viva Arte Viva, curated by Christine Macel, Venice, Italy

2017 In The Earthtime, Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale, Icheon, South Korea

2017 Tropical Hangover, Tenderpixel, London, UK

2016 Evolutionary Travels, Fundación Arte, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina (curated by Flavia Frigeri)

2016 Where There is Sea There Are Pirates, 3137, Athens, Greece (curated by Poppy Bowers)

2016 Inland Far, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury, UK

2016 Things Themselves: The Causality of Matter, Vernon Gardens, Vernon, Los Angeles, USA

2016 Eminent Domain, South Kiosk, London, UK

2016 Teleonomy, Cafè Oto, London, UK

2016 The First Humans, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth, UK

2016 Terra Provocata, Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e di Ravenna e Museo Civico Medievale, Bologna, Italy

2015 A leap of faith, The Living Room ACT III, St. Laurence Church, London, UK

2015 and the soft ground in the garden was also a constellation…, Lychee One, London, UK (curated by Àngels Miralda)

2015 The London Open 2015, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

2015 TAVERNA - Siamo Aperti, Icastica 2015, Palazzo Fraternita dei Laici, Arezzo, Italy (curated by Ilaria Gianni)

2015 Inner Landscapes Of Time, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (curated by Frank Ammerlaan, Elsa Coustou and Ned McConnell)

2015 Data, Rochester Art Gallery, Rochester, UK

2015 Exquisite Collapse, Blip Blip Blip at East Street Arts, Patrick Studio’s Project Space, Leeds, UK

2015 The First Humans, Pump House Gallery, London, UK

2014 Birds, Cinéphémère, FIAC  Hors le murs, Jardin des Tuileries, Paris. France (Film Screening)

2014 Sex Shop, Folkestone Fringe, Folkestone Triennial 2014, UK

2014 FOAM, Andor Gallery, London, UK (a peripatetic project by Mat Jenner)

2014 Curiosity: Art & the Pleasure of Knowing, de Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Hayward Touring, curated by Brian Dillon)

2014 Dreams That Money Can’t Buy, The Independent, MAXXI, Roma, Italy (a project by CURA Magazine)

2014 Salvatore Arancio / Alberto Guidato / Alessandro Roma, MK Search Art, San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy

2014 Les Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

2014 FOAM, A Peripatetic Project By Mat Jenner, Project/Number, London, UK

2014 In forma di ceramica, Arte contemporanea dal Museo Carlo Zauli, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venezia, Italy (curated by Stefano Coletto and Matteo Zauli)

2014 Curiosity: Art & the Pleasure of Knowing, Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange, Newlyn and Penzance, UK(Hayward Touring, curated by Brian Dillon)

2014 Les Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, France

2013 PROJECT: Salvatore Arancio, Rachel Cattle & Steve Richards, James Pyman, Maureen Paley Gallery, London,UK

2013 Curiosity: Art & the Pleasure of Knowing, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Norwich, UK (Hayward Touring, curated by Brian Dillon)

2013 PROJECT 03: Data, Contemporary Art Society, London, UK (curated by Shiri Shalmy)

2013 The Naturalists, Castelluccio di Pienza-La Foce, Chianciano Terme, Italy (curated by Peter Benson Miller)

2013 Le Ragioni della Pittura. Esiti e prospettive di un medium, Palazzo de Sanctis, Castelbasso, Teramo, Italy (curated by Laura Cherubini and Eugenio Viola)

2013 Genius loci, Museo della Marineria, Villa Molaroni, Pesaro, Italy (curated by Paola Ugolini and Ludovico Pratesi)

2013 Curiosity: Art & the Pleasure of Knowing, Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK (Hayward Touring, curated Brian Dillon)

2013 Cyclorama, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico DF, Mexico (curated by Andrea Torreblanca)

2013 The (338 Hour) Cineclub, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy (curated by Rosalie Dubal, Alec Steadman, Emeline Vincent)

2013 Moroso Award for Contemporary Art, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy

2013 Relatively Absolute, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK

2012 Darklight and Brightlight, American Academy, Rome, Italy (curated by Valentina Ciarallo and Ludovico Pratesi)

2012 The Cosmos, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK

2012 NTCM, Milan, Italy (curated by Gabi Scardi)

2012 Epidedon, CO2 Gallery, Rome, Italy (curated by Ludovico Pratesi)

2011 Les Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

2011 Ceci n’est pas du cinéma! Castello di Rivoli – Museo Nazionale del Cinema, Turin, Italy (curated by Marcella Beccaria, Andrea Bellini, Francesco Bernardelli, Beatrice Merz, Marianna Vecellio)

2011 Talent Prize 2011, IV Edition, Musei Capitolini Centrale Montemartini, Rome, Italy

2011 Late Summer Blues, Storefront, Brooklyn, NY, USA (curated by Sara Reisman, Ian Daniel)

2011 Vedere un oggetto, vedere la luce / To See an Object to See a Light, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’Alba Italy (curated by Ginny Kollak, Padraic E. Moore, Pavel S. Pyś)

2011 Studio Voltaire: Open House Event, Studio Voltaire, London, UK

2011 Alptraum, Cell Project Space, London, UK

2010 Certo sentimento, Cripta 747-Galleria Umbero I, Turin, Italy (curated by Frank Boehm)

2010 SI Sindrome Italiana, Magasin-Centre National d’Art contemporain de Grenoble, France

2010 Catastrophe? Quelle Catastrophe!, Manif D’Art 5, The Quebec City Biennal, Engramme, Quebec City, Canada (curated by Sylvie Fortin)

2010 Does the Angle Between Two Walls Have a Happy Ending?, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome, Italy (curated by Ishmael Randall Weeks)

2009 Premio New York Fall 2009 Exhibition, ISCP Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2009 The Filmic Conventions, FormContent, London, UK

2009 I Giovani Che Visitano Le Nostre Rovine Non Vi Vedono Che Uno Stile, GAM - Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin, Italy (curated by FormContent)

2009 Prague Biennale 4, Karlin Hall, Prague, Czech Republic

2009 Drawing 2009, The Drawing Room, London, UK

2009 I Accept Chaos, Conduits Gallery, Milan, Italy

2009 Room Collaborators, Room, London, UK

2008 Late Summer Blues (NO) VACANCY, Galleria Maze, Turin, Italy (curated by Luca Lo Pinto)

2008 The Golden Record, touring exhibition: Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, UK; The Collection Museum, Lincoln, UK; G39 Gallery, Cardiff, UK

2008 Nul, Foxy Production, New York, NY, USA (curated by Dick Evans)

2008 BY ITSELF, Room, London, UK (curated by Tamsin Clark)

2007 Iota, Cell Project, London, UK (curated by Richard Priestly)

2007 No Room For the Groom: An Exhibition with Douglas Sirk, Herald St, London, UK (curated by Gregorio Magnani)

2007 Drawing 2007, The Drawing Room, London, UK

2007 Salon 2007: New British Painting and Work on Paper, 391 Portobello Road, London, UK (curated by Flora Fairbairn, Sotiris Kyriakou)

2007 Art Futures 2007, Bloomberg Space, London, UK

2006 Sweet Home under White Clouds, Peles Empire, London, UK (curated by Seb Patane)

2006 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 06, touring exhibition: Club Row, Rochelle School, London, UK;The Coach Shed, A Foundation, Liverpool, UK;

2006 SV06, Studio Voltaire, London, UK

2006 East Wing Collection 07, Courtauld Institute, Somerset House, London, UK

2005 Gone in 60 Seconds. Cafe Gallery Project, London, UK



2015 CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain

2014/15 Camden Arts Centre, Ceramics Fellowship 2014/15, London, UK

2014 La Cité internationale des Arts, Paris, France

2013 Résidences Internationales aux Recollets, Paris, France

2012/13 Sundaymorning@ekwc, European Ceramic Work Centre, SG ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

2012 Wysing Arts Center, Cambridge, UK

2011 Artist Residency and Ceramic Workshop, MCZ Museo Carlo Zauli, Faenza, RA, Italy

2011 Full Fellowship, Art Omi International Artists Residency, Omi International Arts Center, Ghent, NY, USA

2011 The Elephant Trust Grant, London, UK

2009/10 Premio New York, VII edition, The Italian Academy, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA




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