Alex Urso (b. 1987) is an Italian artist.

Lives and works in Warsaw, Poland.

 

Education

Painting Degree, Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Milan, 2014

Erasmus Placement scholarship, National Gallery of Art – Zacheta, Warsaw, 2013

Erasmus scholarship, Academy of Fine Arts of Warsaw, 2012

Literature and Philosophy, University of Macerata, 2010

Literature and Philosophy, University of Bologna, 2007

 

Selected solo exhibitions

2017

Non toccare desiderio, Galleria Centofiorini, Civitanova Marche, Italy

Diabli Nadali, Fondazione Brugnatelli, Milan

A Study on the Last Judgment of Hans Memling, Italian Institute of Culture, Krakow

2016

Musée de l’Oubli. Eight collages by Monsieur G., DZiK, Warsaw

Impossible Nature, Spazio Meme, Carpi

2014

Golden Pony Boy, Turbo Gallery, Warsaw

 

Selected group exhibitions

2017

Contexto – Area Contemporanea, a project by Casa Testori, Edolo, Brescia

Biennale de La Biche, Ilet La Biche, Guadalupa

2016

Springtime, Monopol Gallery, Warsaw

2015

Keep Both Feet on the Ground, Contemporary Art Gallery BWA Tarnow

Keep Both Feet on the Ground, Contemporary Art Gallery BWA of Katowice

Exotic?, National Gallery of Art Zacheta – MPZ Project Room, Warsaw

2014

Dolly – Multiplo contemporaneo, Circoloquadro, Milan

Sto*Disegnando/Rysuje!!!, V9 Gallery, Warsaw

The game of the artist, Galeria Arsenal, Bialystok

/, Studio Zelazna, Warsaw

The Coffee Art Project, The Old Truman Brewery, London

Out of Work, Gogol’Ostello, Milan

2013

PostQards, Circoloquadro, Milan

The Coffee Art Project, Arcam Factory, Milan

2012

Il giallo nel cuore, Magazzini del cotone, Genoa

 

Prizes

2013 Paolina Brugnatelli Foundation

 

Acquisitions

2014 Galeria Arsenal, Bialystok

2013 Paolina Brugnatelli Foundation, Milan