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Davide Cascio

1976
Born in Lugano Switzerland
lives and works in Lugano and Paris

Studies, residencies and grant

2012
Résidence La Box, ENSA Bourges, France
2011
Résidence Astérides, Marseille
2009/2010
Le Pavillon, laboratoire de creation du Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2008
Atelier Stipendium der Stiftung Landis & Gyr
Stipendium, UBS Culture Foundation
Swiss Art Award, Basel
2007
Premio culturale Manor Ticino
Swiss Art Award, Basel
Research residence Pro Helvetia Cairo
2006
Cahiers d’artistes, Pro Helvetia
2004–2006    
Membro dell’Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Roma
2005             
Kunststipendium Vordemberge-Gildewart
1996–2000
Accademia di Belle Arti, Roma
1998
Athens School of Fine Arts, Athena

Selected solo exhibitions

2014
Ikebana, Forma,art contemporain & cabinet d'expertise
2013
If not yet done (phase 2), with Vincent Kohler, Le Cabanon, UNIL Lausanne
2012
If not yet done, with Vincent Kohler, Laboratorio Kunsthalle Lugano, Lugano
2011
James bond & pin-ups, with Peter Stämpfli, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun
Complex interiors, La chambre, Galerie Xippas, Paris
States of Matter, with Ilona Sagar, London Swiss Church, London
Faith Two. Ikebana Arrangement, Faith, Paris
2009
Be-building, Nicolas Krupp Contemporary Art, Basel
A portrait of the man as a building, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus
Transposition, with Christian Kathriner, Walfahrtskirche Hergiswald, CH
Flying cellular unit 3, I2A, International Institute of Architecture, Vico Morcote, CH
2008
E.N. Elementa Pamatforma, Latvian Center for Contemporary Art, Ednica, Riga
E.N. Quasi-bridge, FormContent, London
E.N., agenzia04, Bologna
Werkschau, Zuger Kulturstiftung Landis & Gyr, Zug
2007
Rooms, Roses, Polyhedrons, Prize Manor Ticino, Museo Cantonale d’Arte, Lugano
News from nowhere, planet22, Genève
Variations on a blue star, con Doa Aly, studio Emad el Din, Cairo
2005
Golem (progetto utopico per spazio urbano), rialtosantambrogio, Roma
Polyhedra (room for reading Joyce’s Ulysses), Borgovico33, Como

Selected group exhibitions

2014
Blackboard - white page, Kantonschule Zürich Nord, Zurich
#3 Tout arrive, exoexo, Paris
We Fragment, Collect and Narrate, With works from the collections of
FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais and   Kunstmuseum
2013
Mefie-toi de la surface des choses, Espace Labo, Genève
Geometria: desvios y desmesuras Fundacion OSDE, Buenos Aires
Schwarzwälder, Sonntag, Paris
I am your neighbour! Young artists and portraiture, Bromer art collection, CH
(n)on site, Kmtemporaer, Berlin
2012
La Jeunesse est un art, 30 ans de Prix Culturel Manor, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau
6e Biennale d’art contemporain de Bourges, France
Véhicules rêvés, FRAC Centre, Orleans, France
This & There at the Fondation d’entreprise Ricard and beyond, Paris
2011
Convergence, Literary Art Exhibitions, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick, Irlanda
Wall Floor piece, Von Bartha Garage, Basel
Convergence, Literary Art Exhibitions, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast        
Zone d’experimentation 2, Asterides, Marseille
Un’arte per tutti? Interventi artistici nell’architettura pubblica in Ticino 1930-2000,
Museo Villa dei Cedri, Bellinzona
2010
The multicultural in our time, Gyeonggi MOMA, Ansan, Corea/ Le Pavillon
Ce monde impitoyable, Centre d’Art Contemporain de Chamarande -               
Le Pavillon, Laboratoire de Creation du Palais de Tokyo, Paris
Brouillon, Musée de la danse, Renne / Le Pavillon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
A basic human impulse, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone
A travers un cercle de regards, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
2009
L’intermédiaire, Live In Your Head Espace d’exposition de la Head-Genève
Spacioux, Lambretto Art Project, Milano
Swiss Art Awards, Basel
Where are you?, Pro Helvetia, Cairo
Fragile Monumente, Suzie Q Projects, Zürich
Dream and Reality, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
2008
Public Improvisation, Ratti Foundation / Careof, Milano
Rooms look back / Insert III, Kunsthalle Basel
Eternal Tour, Roma
Swiss Art Awards 2008, Basel
Bex & Art, 10eme Triennale de Sculpture Suisse Contemporaine, Bex
2007
Cahiers d’artistes 2006-2007, Fri-Art, Fribourg
Plus. Stiftung Vordemberge-Gildewart, Museum Wiesbaden
Swiss Art Awards 2007, Basel
Collection cahiers d’artistes, Perla-Mode, Zürich
2006
Artissima 13, Ap4-Art gallerie, Torino
Piz Gloria, show room 2, k26, Leipzig
Mirhajica, I Sotterranei dell’Arte, Monte Carasso (CH)
Swiss Art Awards 2006, Basel
Che c’è di nuovo?, Museo Cantonale d’Arte, Lugano
Visioni del paradiso, con Linda Cuglia, Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Roma
2005
Spazi aperti, con Christian Kathriner, Accademia di Romania, Roma
Trivial pursuit, AP4-Art Gallerie, Genève
Kunststipendium Vordemberge-Gildewart, Seedamm-Kulturzentrum, pfaffikon SZ
2004
Swiss Art Awards 2004, Basel

 Bibliography (selection)

2013 
Akefalos, Davide Cascio and Vincent Kohler, Cabanon, Lausanne
Art collection, Europaallee 1-9, Zurich, ed. Credit Suisse, 2013
2012 
Davide Cascio & Peter Stämpfli, James Bond & Pin-ups, Kunstmuseum Thun, V. für Moderne Kunst
Davide Cascio, Quand les dômes étaient blancs, voyage au pays des timides, Apresmidilab, paris
La Jeunesse est un art, Jubilaum Manor Kunstpreis 2012, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Edizioni Periferia
Franz Kräenbühl, Davide Cascio und Peter Stämpfli, James Bond & Pin-Ups, Kunstbulletin 11/2011
2011 
Egija Inzule, Davide Cascio. E.N., Spector Books
2009 
MarcoTagliafierro, Davide Cascio, Il fascino del fallimento, Flash Art, n° 278
Anna Bürkli, Generation Kairo, Du 793
Davide Cascio, Eternal Tour 2009-Festival artistique & scientifique, Neuchâtel
Davide Cascio, A site specific story for an anti-monument, www.pianomagazine.org
Annette Amberg, The Stage, the curtain, the Light, Rooms Look Back, Kunsthalle Basel
2008 
Hans Rudolf Reust, Schnitte und Brechungen im modo geometrico, Kunstbulletin 10/2008
Egija Inzule, Swiss Art Awards 2008
Luigi Fassi, “Ecotopias and social spaces”, Mousse Magazine, 15
 Rooms, Roses, polyhedrons, Premio Culturale Manor Ticino_. Editon Fink
2007 
Patrick Gosatti, “Davide Cascio: Premio Culturale Manor Ticino”, Kunstbulletin 12/2007
Davide Cascio, “Swiss Art Awards 2008”
2006 
Boris Magrini “Davide Cascio”, Collection Cahiers d’Artistes 2006, Pro Helvetia