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May 22, 2013

Rita Marcangelo CV

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Born: 1965

Lived in the UK until 1990

Presently based in Italy

 

Education:

1988 BA Hons. Degree, Thames Valley University, London, UK

 

Professional experience:

since 1997 Director of Alternatives Gallery in Rome. Curator of various exhibitions/events in the field of contemporary jewellery

since 1992 freelance jewellery designer/maker

2004 Co-founder of “AGC Associazione Gioiello Contemporaneo”, the Italian contemporary jewellery association

2004-2010 Chairman of AGC, Associazione Gioiello Contemporaneo, Italy

 

Exhibitions:

2013 Filorosso exhibition at Gallerie Taktil + Palazzo Manzioli, Izola, Slovenja

2012 Filorosso Biennale Internazionale del gioiello contemporaneo Museo d’Arte Moderna “Ugo Carrà” Muggia*

2012 On-Off Jewellery exhibition and competition organized by agc, Padua, Italy

2012 Kolding School of Design, Denmark

2012 Gioie da Condividere, Aranceria di S. Sisto, Roma

2012 Collezione permanente gioiello contemporaneo Fondazione Cominelli, Palazzo Municipale, Salò

2011 Pensieri Preziosi, Oratorio di S. Rocco, Padova (I)*

2011 Ring Party, agc exhibition, senigallia (I)*

2011 La Padova Carrarese nel gioiello contemporaneo. Premio Internazionale Mario Pinton, Oratorio di S. Rocco, Padova (I)*

2011 F-Utili Gioielli per Emergency, Firenze*

2011 New Directions in Italian Contemporary Jewellery, Galerie Isabella Hund, Muenchen, Germany*

2010 Pezzi di Luna – Music and Contemporary Jewels, Maribor Cultural Centre, Slovenia*

2010 Pezzi di Luna – Museo Ugo Carà di MuggiaTrieste*

2010 Archeogioielli contemporanei, Museo Archeologico di Anzio, Roma*

2009 F-Utili Gioielli per Emergency, Firenze*

2009 Rings for Planet Earth, Alternatives Gallery, Rome

2008 SOFA, Chicago, represented by The David Collection

2008 SOFA, New York, represented by The David Collection

2008 Studio Aperto, Padua, group exhibition organized by agc/Padua Municipality

2008-09 Gioiello Italiano Contemporaneo, Tecniche e materiali tra arte e design*

Villa Valmarana – Vicenza

Palazzo Sforzesco – Milano

Kunstgewerbemuseum (Kulturforum), Berlino

Museo di Arti Decorative, Torino

2008 Rings for Planet Earth, Gallery Deux Poissons, Tokyo, Japan

2007 SOFA, Chicago, represented by The David Collection

2007 SOFA, New York, represented by The David Collection

Dec 06-Jan 07 Group show at MIAAO – Museo Internazionale delle Arti Applicate Oggi, Torino, Italy

2006 Museo d’Arte Orientale, Roma, Italy

2006 Gallery Zlatarstvo Jure Kodre, Ljubljana, Slovenija

2005 In-Contri, Galleria New Space, Trieste, Italy

2004 Solo exhibition, Galerie V+V, Vienna, Austria

2004 Electrum Gallery, London, UK

2004 Galleria Borghesi, Verona, Italy

2004 Anti-War Medals, touring exhibition organized by the gallery Velvet Da Vinci, San Francisco, on tour as follows:

May 2004 Electrum Gallery, London

June 2004, Festspillene i Nordnorge, Harstad, Norway

July 2004, Nordnorsk Kunstnersentrum, Svolvær, Norway

August 2004, Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway

March 2005, Galeria Hipotesi, Barcelona, Spain

October 2005, Gallery I/O, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

2003 Christmas Show, Electrum Gallery, London

2003 Group exhibition, Ca De Oro, Venice, Italy

2002 Christmas Show, Electrum Gallery, London, UK

2001 The Image of Jewellery, group exhibition of 47 international jewellery artists, Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy

1999 Radicequadrataditredì, Galleria Elios, Rome, Italy

1998 Japan Pearl Contest, Japan

1997 Indossare il Futuro, Alternatives gallery, Rome, Italy

1997 Accademia di Costume e Moda, Rome, Italy

from 1996 to date has taken part in “Desideri Preziosi”, annual exhibition organized by the Rome Chamber of Commerce

 

 

Collections:

2008 Bollmann collection, Austria

2009 Bollmann collection, Austria

2011 Alice & Louis Koch Collection of Rings

2011 Collezione Permanente Fondazione Cominelli, San Felice del Benaco, Italy

2012 Olnick-Spanu Collection, USA

 

Prizes:

2012 3rd Prize, “On-Off” jewellery competition, Padua, selected by Mirella Cisotto Nalon and Claudio Ranfagni

 

 

Related Information:

Member of the jury for competition “Desideri Preziosi” 2003 & 2008 of young silver and goldsmiths, organized by Rome Chamber of Commerce

2006 curated exhibition Contemporary Jewellery from Italy, touring to galleries in UK, Poland, Spain, USA, Italy

June 2007 – Lecture c/o Flow Gallery, London – Contemporary Jewellery from Italy

May 2008 – Speaker in conference “Siamo Qui”, Palazzo del Cinquecento, Florence, organized by Alchimia Jewellery School

November 2008 – Held conference during exhibition “Senza Confini”, Museo  Etnografico del Friuli – museo friulano delle arti e tradizioni popolari, Palazzo Giacomelli, Udine

December 2008 – web conference to students of AFEDAP, Paris

March 2009 – lecture to Alchimia students

Speaker in conference during exhibition Terra di Mezzo, Museo delle Arti di Nocciano, Pescara

2010 Member of the jury for IED Roma (Istituto Europeo di Design) for degree papers

2011 Member of the jury for selection of participants to the exhibition Mediterraneo, Museo di Storia Naturale del Mediterraneo di Villa Henderson,  Livorno

2012 curator of selection of artists for the permanent jewellery collection Fondazione Cominelli, San Felice del Benaco IT

2012 member of the Jury for the Fondazione Cominelli contemporary jewellery awards

2012 Speaker in conference organized by Kolding School of Design, Denmark on Memory in Design

 

Texts:

All texts in Alternatives Gallery publications since 1997;

Market, lies and websites, for Klimt02 website;

Mapping Impermeance, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery – Enclosing Space, critical text written on Roberta Bernabei;

4 Points of Contact between Rome and Lisbon, AGC-PIN catalogue, introduction;

Contemporary Jewellery from Italy, AGC catalogue, introduction;

Donne Collezioniste nel Gioiello Contemporaneo, for degree paper;

Il Gioiello Contemporaneo Italiano, Il Giornale agc, numero 1;

Critical text written on Alchimia School for book Alchimia;

Critical text written on Brune Boyer Pellerej, for catalogue Also Known As Jewellery;

Critical text written on Fabrizio Tridenti, Darling Publications.

 

Bibliography

2008

A. CAPPELLIERI, Gioiello Italiano Contemporaneo, Tecniche e materiali tra arte e design, Milano, ed. Skira

C. KOWALSKI DOUGHERTY, in «Jewelry Design», Daab Ed., Cologne, London, New York

 

2009

K. BIK, Point of View, in «Polski Jubiler», n. 6, Warszawa (PL)

F. VIANELLO, F-Utili Gioielli per Emergency, Centro Grafico Editoriale, Firenze

 

2010

C. FRANCHI, Archeogioielli Contemporanei, Museo archeologico di Anzio, Roma, Arti Grafiche Tris srl*

F. VIANELLO, F-Utili Gioielli per Emergency, Centro Grafico Editoriale, Firenze

 

2011

«Art Aurea», February

M. R. FRANZIN, Nuove direzioni del gioiello contemporaneo italiano, Tipografia Sartore in Fontaniva

F. VIANELLO, F-Utili Gioielli per Emergency, Centro Grafico Editoriale, Firenze

M. CISOTTO NALON, Premio Internazionale Mario Pinton – I edizione. Castelli, miniature, astri ed alchimia. La Padova Carrarese nel gioiello contemporaneo, Padova, Imprimenda Edizioni

M. R. FRANZIN, R. TORNQUIST, Premio per il Gioiello Contemporaneo Fondazione Cominelli, Brescia, ColorArt

 

2012

MARTHE LE VAN & BRUCE METCALF, Showcase 500 Rings, ed. Lark Books

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