Giampiero Abate

Nombre: 
Giampiero
Apellidos: 
Abate
Presentacion: 

Figurative artist and portrait painter, who mainly works with acrylic airbrush, accompanying it with other tools and techniques such as charcoal, watercolors, etc.

In recent productions increasingly human anatomy research, also studying the classics, but with increased expression precisely in the poses and sensuality.

Born in 1970, self-taught in the passions: art information technology (a sector that has linked professionally).

Since the 90 turns and approaches the airbrush technique that leads him to found the Italian Airbrush Association and becomes a major player in the industry national scene.

In 2014 he attended a drawing course with Riccardo Mannelli and begins to melt in its production airbrushing with other techniques, even drawing in search of an expression not quite hyper.

From 2008 enters the world of art exhibitions and actively participating both as artist organizer, enjoying success with audiences and critics alike: "Enomusicarte" Eur Rome, "No wonder the word" Casale of Ciampino Monks ( Roma), August 2009 "Thalassa: the land meets the sea" in Capri, April 2010 "L'Aquila is not moving", appearing in the first publication of the catalog, a finalist in the "Premio Roma 2010", July 2010 "Flogisto" inauguration Magma museum in the province of Caserta, in December 2010 "Ad Maiora" collective Art at Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia in Rome, two personal one on the MACRO. Testaccio "LA PELANDA" - Roma at the event Uni (us) ty of Italy in 2011, the same year selected for "ART IS NOT 'WHAT OUR" curated by Vittorio Sgarbi - Closing event Venice Biennale - Pavilion Italy - Nervi Hall of the Palace of Exhibitions - Torino, between 2012 and 2013 three participations to collective "Culture + = Freedom Legality, art against the mafia" in Rome, Naples and Foggia sponsored by the Ministry of Interior finally 2014 finalist exhibitor in "Adrenaline Contemporary Art Prize" - MACRO. "The Pelanda" - Rome

In May 2015 he was a finalist for the prize "Contemporary Horizon" Cascina Farsetti, the Villa Doria Pamphili Park - Rome

In 2015 he is one of the founders of the Association "Arts in Rome" with which organizes artistic activities and attended courses with the major international visual artists - Glenn Vilppu, Vicente Romero, Carlo Alberto Palumbo, Saverio Tenuta, Gonzalo Orquin, Kike Meana - and begins to learn classical drawing techniques - mainly from life - painting and graphics, greatly influencing her airbrush technique.

Since October 2016 at the Association he teaches the Annual Course of Painting Airbrush, in which allows its students to approach all'aerografia in a professional manner, even for developing creativity.

Curriculum: 

EDUCATIONS
I began as a self-made artist, then attended courses with:
Marissa Oosterlee (Portrait Airbrushing)
Riccardo Mannelli (Figure Drawing)
Carlo Alberto Palumbo (Artistic Anatomy Drawing)
Amy Moseley (Alla Prima Painting)
Glenn Villpu (Dynamic Figure Drawing)
Vicente Romero Redondo (Pastell)
Gonzalo Orquin (Painting)
Kike Meana (Oil Painting Velazquez style)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015
•    May  –Arte in Bottega  - Roma.
2012
•    September  – “Arte[R] Ego – L’opera d’Arte vista come l’alter ego del suo artefice” – 900Lab - Rome.
2011
•    September  - M.A.C.RO. Testaccio “LA PELANDA” - Rome – at the event “Uni(ci)tà d’Italia”.

EXHIBITIONS
2015
•    May  – “Orizzonte Contemporaneo”  Prize -  Cascina Farsetti, Parco di Villa Doria Pamphilj  - Rome
2014
•    October  – “Leonardo de Magistris Art Prize” – Collezione Saman via Giulia, Rome
•    September – “Adrenalina – Contemporary Art Prize” – M.A.C.RO. Testaccio “La Pelanda” - Rome
•    March – “MassArt – Watching Experience” – Euroma2 - Rome
2013
•    October - “Cultura+Legalità=Libertà, l’arte contro le mafie” - Basilica Sant’Arcangelo Michele to Monte Sant’Angelo (FG-Italy), sponsored by Italian Ministry of Interior
•    December  -  “Cultura+Legalità=Libertà, l’arte contro le mafie” – Basilica S. Giovanni Maggiore to Neaples (Italy) sponsored by Italian Ministry of Interior
2012
•    December "MAKE LOVE WITH US" - Antica Biblioteca Valle – Rome
•    November  “Eternit(à)” collective exhibition - Multifunctional Centre for Students of University (Ex Palazzo Poste) – Bari (Italy)
•    October  – “Ad Arte” collective exhibition - Galleria Vernissage at Palazzo Fizzarotti – Bari
•    September - “Cultura+Legalità=Libertà, l’arte contro le mafie”  –  National Central Library of Rome. sponsored by Italian Ministry of Interior and by Italian Ministry of Culture 
•    July – “Insoliti Punti di Vista” - Permanent Exhibition at Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia -  Rome
•    April  - “Voxart – Diamo voce all’arte”  – University of Bari 
2011
•    December – “L'ARTE NON E' COSA NOSTRA” curated by Vittorio Sgarbi -  Closing event of the Venice Biennale – Italy Pavilion - Nervi Hall of the Expositions Palace – Torino
2010
•    December - “AD MAIORA” - curator and artist - Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia – Rome
•    March -  "L'Aquila non si muove" - Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia di Rome, organized by the Galleria Arte Pignatelli e sponsored by Italian Ministry of Interior. Catalogue.
2009
•    August - "Thàlassa; la terra incontra il mare" to Club Nettuno di Capri (Napoli)
2008
•    December - "Non chiederci la Parola" - Casale dei Monaci - Ciampino (Rome)
•    August - “EnoMusicArte” - EUR  Rome
•    June - "Homo Faber: la fucina del dio Vulcano"– Rifugio Antiaereo Palazzo EUR – Rome

CURATED EXHIBITIONS
2010
•    December - “AD MAIORA” - curator and artist - Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia – Rome
2008
•    December – organizer - "Non chiederci la Parola" - Casale dei Monaci di Ciampino (Rome)
•    August - “EnoMusicArte” * EUR  Rome
•    June  - "Homo Faber: la fucina del dio Vulcano"– Rifugio Antiaereo Palazzo EUR - Rome

TEACHING
2016
Annual Airbrush Painting Course at “Arts in Rome” Association

2013-2014
•    Private lessons
•    Workshops
•    Weekend classes
•    Collaboration with “I Pasticci di Molly” for Cake Design workshops

2012 – 2009
•    Numerous workshops throughout Italy
2008 - 2007
•    Collaboration with the World Champion of sugar confectionery David Malizia
1998
•    Start by teaching airbrush in many Italian cities
AWARDS AND GRANTS
    2015
•    May  – Finalist at  “Orizzonte Contemporaneo” Prize - Rome
2014
•    October  – Finalist at  “Leonardo de Magistris Art Prize” – Collezione Saman via Giulia, Rome
•    September - Finalist at “Adrenalina Arte Contemporanea” Prize - Rome
2013
•    May – 3rd ranked Microcontest Web Artegante with “Respiro!”
2010
•    February  -  finalist at "Premio Roma" 
ASSOCIATIONS AND COMPANIES
    2000
•    Co-Founding  aerografia.it Ltd, I manage the portal www.aerografia.it with the virtual community even attending many trade fairs
2004
•    I founded the Italian Airbrush Association and I operate Internet portal www.aerografia.it

COLLECTIONS    Private Collection, Rome
EDITORS

    
BIBLIOGRAPHY AND PUBLICATIONS
2016
•    Pubblication in Airbrush Step by Step 05/16 (pg. 35/38)
2013
•    Publication in the magazine Expoarte October #20, 2013 (p. 73)
2012
•    Publication in the magazine EIKON number of March / April (p. 24)
2010
•    Catalogue exhibition "L'Aquila non si muove" to Palazzo Ferdinando di Savoia of Rome.
•    Contemporary Art  2010 Yearbook  , published by Acca Editions.
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