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Biography

Domenico Ruccia (Bari, 1986) studied Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Milan, where he currently lives and works. His first solo show “Memories Storyteller” was inaugurated on 26th October 2017 in Rome at the Gallery of the Mario Moderni Foundation; his second solo show “Toys” was inaugurated on December 12th at the artistic coffee shop of the Museum of the Chiostro del Bramante in Rome. In 2018 his paintings are used for the filming of the television series “La Compagnia del Cigno”, produced by Indigo Films – RAI and directed by Ivan Cotroneo. On 26th July 2018, selected by the curator Paolo Levi, he took part in the “1st International Art Prize Palermo” with the partecipation of the art critic Philippe Daverio.

Exhibitions & cultural events:
• 9 november – 10 december 2018
“S’io m’intuassi, come tu t’immii” – Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan
• 26 july 2018
“1° Premio internazionale Arte Palermo”; with art critics Philippe Daverio and Paolo Levi – Teatro Biondo, Palermo
• 15 – 21 july 2018
“Pure White” – Palazzo Tanzarella, Ostuni
• May – july 2018
“La compagnia del cigno” – Use of the paintings for the filming of the Indigo Films-RAI TV Series (Collaboration)
• 22 – 30 june 2018
“L’ispirazione e la ricerca creativa nel disegno” – Via Murat Art Container, Palagiano (Workshop)
• 15 – 30 june 2018
“2° Piano Art Residence – 3°Edition” – Via Murat Art Container, Palagiano (Residency)
• 1 – 30 june 2018
“Accademie In e Out” – MAAAC Museo Area Archeologica Arte Contemporanea, Cisternino
• 19 may – 17 june 2018
“Antica Saliera: Studio, Gallery, Ipogeo” – Antica Saliera, Lecce
• 30 march – 6 april 2018
“Anatomia della Bellezza” – Casa Cava, Matera
• 3 – 31 marzo 2018
“Epifania dell’oltre” – Bunker C4, Vicenza
• 12 december – 9 january 2018
“Toys” – Caffetteria del Chiostro del Bramante, Rome (Solo exhibition)
• 8 december – 5 january 2018
“Collezione GIovani Artisti” – Galleria della Fondazione Mario Moderni, Rome
• 4 – 24 novembre 2017
“Assenza e Presenza” – OnArt gallery, Florence
• 26 october – 24 november 2017
“Memories Storyteller” – Galleria della Fondazione Mario Moderni, Roma (Solo exhibition)
• 10 june – 10 july 2017
“La Natura delle Donne” – Florence Dance Center, Florence
• 20 – 31 may 2017
“Art Sensations” – Borgo Vittorio, Rome
• 8 – 19 april 2017
“Genova Art Expo 2017” – Palazzo Stella, Genova
• 8 – 14 april 2017
“Percorsi – Tra Visione e Realtà” – Sale del Bramante, Rome
• 25 -26 november 2016
“Tra Evidenza e Imprevisto” – Galleria dell’Accademia di Belle Arti, Mola di Bari
• 21 – 31 july 2016
“Works on Paper” – The Brick Lane Gallery, London
• 1 – 8 june 2016
“A.L.U. Annual Exhibition” – Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb