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Ludovica Gioscia

biography

Ludovica Gioscia (born 1977, Rome) lives and works in London. She graduated with an MFA Fine Art Media from the Slade School of Art in 2004 and since then has been exhibiting internationally. In the last few months Gioscia has been part of group shows at Salon 94 in New York and Riccardo Crespi in Milan. The previous year Gioscia was part of group shows at Gallery North in Newcastle, The Nunnery Gallery and Edel Assanti in London and Ferrate Gallery In Tel-Aviv. In 2010 Gioscia presented a large-scale decollage at The Miro Foundation in Barcelona, a serie of collages on playgirl centrefolds as part of Bunny Redux at The Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh and has participated in Going International at the Flag Art Foundation in New York.

Education

2004 MFA, Slade School of Art
2000 BA (hons), Chelsea College of Art & Design

SELECTED solo EXHIBITIONS

2012 Pack, store & clean, Index, Sydney, Australia
2010 Paninaro, The Agency, London, UK
2010 Soft Power, Vitrine Gallery, London, UK
2009 Papered Portraits, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, USA, curated by Eric Shiner
2009 Mikado, Siobhan Davies Studios, London, UK
2009 Tiger Economy, The Agency, London, UK
2009 Tiger Economy, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC, USA
2009 S.T.O.R.A.G.E, The Agency, London, UK
2007 Cocktail, Elements, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, curated by Kary Kwok
2005 Blue Sky, Wagdas, London, UK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012 Preposterous, La Scatola Gallery, London
2012 Product Placement, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
2012 Cast Contemporaries, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh
2012 Westworld, Xero, Kline & Coma, London
2012 Dreaming Beauties, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan, Italy
2012 Material, Salon 94, New York, USA, curated by Duro Olowu
2012 Give Me Strength in My Heat, Copenhagen Place, London, curated by Paul Gwilliam and Miriam Austin
2011 Two Peacocks (cat.), Gallery North, Newcastle, Uk
2011 Attempts to get inside the world, Lewisham Arthouse, London
2011 Never Talk to Strangers, Edel Assanti, London
2011 Re-Covering (collaboration with Julie & Kit Hammonds), Untitled Gallery, Manchester, UK
2011 Apocalypstick, The Nunnery Gallery, London, UK, curated by Jeremy Willett and Sian Hislop
2011 The Shape of Things, Ferrate Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel, curated by Silia Ka Tung
2010 Going International, Flag Art Foundation, NYC, USA
2010 Carte Blanche, Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland, curated by Michele Robecchi
2010 Murals (cat.), Fundació Miró, Barcelona, Spain, curated by Martina Millà
2010 Playboy Bunny Redux, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, USA, curated by Eric Shiner
2009 Fall Forward, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC, USA
2009 Publish & be Damned @ Subvision Festival (cat.), Hamburg, Germany
2009 HotchPotch, MKII, London, UK, curated by Magnus Vatvedt and Petter Garaas
2008 The Krautcho Klub, 176 Gallery, London, UK, and The Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin, Germany, curated by 176/Zabludowicz collection and Anna-Catharina Gebbers
2008 Wanderlust (cat.), Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand, curated by Ittirawee Chotirawee, Jockel Liess and Makiko Shimozato
2008 Yard Sale, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC, USA
2008 Divination, Brunswick Gallery, London
2008 Il Rimedio Perfetto (cat.), Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan, Italy, curated by Marco Tagliaferro
2008 Against Nature, Vegas Gallery, London, UK, curated by Ken Pratt
2007 The Weasel contemporary art and pop music, South London Gallery, London, UK, curated by Kit Hammonds
2007 Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC, USA
2007 Yourlineismakingmesowetrightnowiloveit, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC, USA
2007 Sequence and Repetition (cat.), Jerwood Space and Beldam Gallery, London, curated by Silia Ka Tung and Sarah Williams
2006 Are you experienced? (cat.), Fuoriuso 06 – Ex Mercato Ortofrutticolo, Pescara, Italy, WAX, Budapest, 2006 Hungary, and MNAC, Bucharest, Romania. Touring exhibition curated by Paolo Falcone and Nicolas Bourriaud
2006 There’s something I’ve been meaning to tell you, Space Station 65, London, UK, curated by Ali Mac Gilp
2005 Your Balance is £12.43, Jonathan Viner (ex Fortescue Avenue), London, UK
2004 Here we are. Where? (cat.), Galerie Stowdonia, Poznan, Poland
2004 Our Present Knowledge of the Universe, Hinterconti, Hamburg, Germany
2003 Mutiny Bounty (cat.), Flu Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia, and The Agency, London, UK
2002 Club Club Club, Galerie Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France, curated by Wilken Schade, Eva Stenram and Simon Wood

Commissions

2012 Falabella for Stella Mc Cartney
2011 Absolut Vodka (Absolut Blank)
2011 Mirabel, London, UK
2009 The Driver, London, UK
2007 Cocktail, Elements, Hong Kong

Residencies

2012 Marrickville council residency, Sydney, Australia
2008 Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand
2007 Collaboration with Karen Tang at Daniel Shand, London