FONDAZIONE PRADA – ACTIVITIES (1993 – 2016)

24 solo shows presented in the Milan venue from 1993 to 2010 and based on projects especially conceived for Fondazione by Italian and international artists: Eliseo Mattiacci (1993), Nino Franchina (1993), David Smith (1995), Anish Kapoor (1995), Michael Heizer (1996), Louise Bourgeois (1997), Dan Flavin (1997), Laurie Anderson (1998), Sam Taylor-Wood (1998), Mariko Mori (1999), Walter De Maria (1999), Marc Quinn (2000), Carsten Höller (2000), Enrico Castellani (2001), Barry McGee (2002), Tom Friedman (2002), Andreas Slominski (2003), Giulio Paolini (2003), Francesco Vezzoli (2004), Steve McQueen (2005), Tom Sachs (2006), Tobias Rehberger (2007), Nathalie Djurberg (2008), John Baldessari (2010)

3 architectural projects presented in the Milan venue from 2001 to 2011: “Herzog & de Meuron, OMA/AMO Rem Koolhaas. Projects for Prada. Works in Progress” (2001); Unveiling the Prada Foundation” (2008); “Rotor: Ex Limbo” (2011)

2 special projects realized for the city of Milan: Dan Flavin’s permanent installation for Santa Maria Annunciata in Chiesa Rossa (1997); Laurie Anderson “Dal Vivo/Life”, an exhibition based on a performance in collaboration with the San Vittore prison (1998)

4 solo shows presented in Venice from 1995 to 2009: “Mark di Suvero a Venezia”, Venice (1995); “Francesco Vezzoli. Trilogia della Morte (Trilogy of Death)”, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice (2005); Thomas Demand “Processo Grottesco” and “Yellowcake”, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice (2007); “John Wesley”, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice (2009)

5 group shows presented in the Venetian venue from 2011 to 2015: “Fondazione Prada_Ca’ Corner” (2011); “The Small Utopia. Ars Multiplicata” (2012); “When Attitudes Become Form: Bern 1969/Venice 2013” (2013); “Art or Sound” (2014); “Portable Classic” (2015)

17 temporary exhibitions in the new Milan venue from May 2015: “Serial Classic”; “An Introduction”; “In Part”; “Trittico”; “Gianni Piacentino”; “Recto Verso”; “Goshka Macuga: To the Son of Man Who Ate the Scroll” (2016); “L’image volée” (2016); “Kienholz: Five Car Stud” (2016); “Nástio Mosquito: T.T.T.-Template Temples of Tenacity” (2016); “Theaster Gates: True Value” (2016); “Betye Saar Uneasy Dancer” (2016); “William N. Copley” (2016); “Slight Agitation 1/4: Tobias Putrih” (2016); “Slight Agitation 2/4: Pamela Rosenkranz” (2017); “Extinct in the Wild” (2017); “Atlas I” (2017)

1 temporary exhibition in the new Milan venue of Osservatorio from December 2016: “Give Me Yesterday” (2016)

4 permanent projects in the new Milan venue from May 2015: Robert Gober / Louise Bourgeois; “Processo grottesco”; Bar Luce; Accademia dei Bambini

6 special projects from 1995 to 2014: “Angelo Savelli”, Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato (1995); “Foujita. A Japanese Artist at the Teatro alla Scala”, Prada Aoyama Epicenter, Tokyo (2003); Carsten Höller “The Double Club”, London (2008-2009); Nathalie Djurberg “Turn into Me”, Prada Trasformer, Seoul (2009); Francesco Vezzoli “24h Museum”, Palais d’Iéna, Paris (2012); “Auguste Perret, Huit Chefs d’oeuvre !/?”, Palais d’Iéna, Paris (2013-2014)

15 cinematographic projects from 2004 to 2015: “Tribeca Film Festival at Fondazione Prada”, Milan (2004); “Italian Kings of the Bs. The Secret History of Italian Cinema 1949-1976” Milan (2004); “Italian Kings of the Bs. The Secret History of Italian Cinema”, 61st Venice Film Festival, Venice (2004); “Italian Kings of the Bs”, Tokyo FILMeX, Tokyo (2004); “The Secret History of Asian Cinema”, Milan (2005); “Italian Kings of the Bs. The Secret History of Italian Cinema 1949-1976” and “The Secret History of Asian Cinema” 62nd Venice Film Festival, Fondazione Giorgio Cini and Lido, Venice (2005); “A Centenary of Chinese Film”, Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York (2005); “Italian Kings of the Bs. The Secret History of Italian Cinema 1949-81 at Tate Modern”, Tate Modern, London (2006); “The Secret History of Russian Cinema” 63rd Venice Film Festival, Venice (2006); “The Secret History of Russian Cinema”, Milan (2007); “Roman Polanski: My Inspirations” (2015); “SPIRITI” by Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine (2015); “Flesh, Mind and Spirit” (2016); “Belligerent Eyes | 5K Confinement” (2016); “The New American Cinema. Torino 1967” (2017)

2 performing art project: “Atlante del gesto” by Virgilio Sieni (2015); “Attraverso i muri di bruma” by Billy Cowie (2016)

3 solo shows presented abroad from 2000 to 2002: “Mariko Mori Dream Temple”, Rooseum, Malmö (2000); “Mariko Mori Pure Land”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (2002); “Enrico Castellani”, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge (2002)

2 international multidisciplinary conferences from 2002 to 2006: “The Challenge” in collaboration with the Casa Circondariale- Milano San Vittore prison, Milan (2002); “Art and Icon” (2006)

3 philosophy symposia in collaboration with University Vita-Salute San Raffaele (Milan): “Philosophy facing History: thinking over September 11” (2005); “Art and Terror” (2005); “Philosophical Dialogue on 20th-Century Thought in Europe and Japan” (2005)

49 publications: 34 catalogues, 9 issues of the Quaderni series by Fondazione Prada; 4 books on architecture, the report of the conference “The Challenge” and “Tribeca Talks”

Fondazione Prada Chair for Aesthetic, held by Professor Massimo Cacciari, at the University of Vita-Salute San Raffaele (financial support from 2003 to 2006)

Curate, international curatorial award in partnership with Qatar Museums Authority (2013-2015)