About Agostino Iacurci
Agostino Iacurci (b.1986) is a recent visible artist working with portray, murals, sculpture, drawings, after which welcoming area by means of installations. Originally from Foggia (southern Italy), Agostino’s artwork observe started on the Academy of Wonderful Arts in Rome after which moved to varied locations, the final being Berlin for six years. Till 2022 he was in New York for a residency at ISCP (Worldwide Studio & Curatorial Program) in Brooklyn.
Iacurci has labored extensively within the public artwork context making giant murals, alternating them with extra conventional studio observe, experimenting with numerous mediums, and collaborating with different professionals, artisans, and crafters.
Typically pushed by a site-specific perspective, Iacurci manages heterogeneous supplies, continuously manipulating them. By doing this, he generates photographs during which he willingly recounts cultural historical past, emotional recollections, literary references, and tales.
Exhibitions, Works, and Awards
Iacurci has proven his work in solo and group exhibitions, together with; Of my summary Gardening, Ex Elettrofonica, Rome (2022); Hortus, IIC, Prague (2022); Premio Termoli LXII, MACTE, Termoli (2021); Tracing Vitruvio, Musei Civici, Pesaro (2019); Expertise Prize 2019, Mattatoio, Rome (2019); Gypsoteca, M77 Gallery, Milan (2018); Trompe-l’oeil, Celaya Brothers Gallery, Mexico Metropolis (2017); City Artwork Biennale, Völkinger Hütte, European Centre for Artwork and Industrial Tradition (2017); Cross the streets, MACRO Museum, Rome (2017); 16° Premio Cairo, Palazzo della Permanente, Milan (2015). However sure sufficient, the spotlight to his profession are the monumental wall work and installations for private and non-private establishments he creates since 2009. Latest commissions embody Ludwigs-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen (2021); Life is Stunning, Las Vegas (2021); Principal Place, London (2020); Yakutsk Biennale, Yakutsk (2017); Distrito Tec College, Monterrey (2016); Govind Puri Metro Station, New Delhi (2016); Istituto Mario Penna, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (2014); Fubon Artwork Basis, Taipei (2012).
He additionally participated in residency applications akin to ISCP (Worldwide Studio & Curatorial Program), New York (2020-2022), and Plop x Cob Residency, London (2021), and has ultimately acquired The New York Prize, promoted by Mibac, MAE and Italian Academy-Columbia College (2020), and Cantica21, Italian Modern Artwork All over the place Prize (2021).
Final however not least, all through his profession, Iacurci has collaborated with worldwide manufacturers and publishers, together with Apple, Adidas, Hermès, Herman Miller, La Repubblica, Penguin Books, Starbucks, and The New Yorker.