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La rivolta del primo oggetto // Giuseppe De Mattia


Works on view:

Spites of the first object

Modular installation
300 monochromes, achromes, relief and felt-tip drawings made on corn paper and
folded by a single matrix, the washboard of: the first object in revolt
Single module size: 8,8 x 12,5 inches approx
Total size: variable
Milan 2018

First object in revolt

Washboard made of copper, microphoned and connected to an amplifier.
Recorded audio of the instrument/object sound.
8,8 x 12,5 x 4 inches approx
Bologna-Milan 2018

Marsh # 1

A photo printed with Xerox photocopier on cotton paper previously prepared with ink
diluted in rainwater
Two elements 11,8 x 15,7 inches, mounted on cardboard, cassette frame, museum
Milan 2018

Giuseppe De Mattia (Bari, 1980, lives and works in Bologna) he graduated in Cinema at DAMS in Bologna.
Personal show, among others: Home, Study and Library at Corraini 121+ Library (Milan, 2018), Disrupted Drawings, by Vasco Forconi, at mhPROJECT, (New York, 2018), Devices for not seeing Rome well at Matèria , (Rome, 2018), Elastic ballistics papers at Corraini Arte Contemporanea, (Mantova, 2017), Made in Germany, curated by Gabriele Tosi, at Localedue, (Bologna, 2015), Coca-Cola 2015 – with Casa a Mare, at Nowhere Gallery, (Milan, 2015), Isola nell’Isola at Nowhere Gallery (Milan 2013) Group show, among others: That’s IT! On the last generation of artists in Italy and one meter eighty from the border, curated by Lorenzo Balbi, at MAMbo (Bologna, 2018), The tradition of the new – Giulio Guberti Award Anno I, by Elettra Stramboulis, at MAR ( Ravenna, 2018), Dialogue # 1 – Matèria, Manifesta12 (Palermo, 2018)

September 12, 2018 // h. 18.30
Nowhere Gallery
Via del Caravaggio, 14
Milano // Italy

On show till July 27