Esistenzialista di fondo, nata e residente in una città di confine, Lucia Palmero, indaga tematiche come l’identità e il confine principalmente attraverso la performance art. Artista e attivista, il suo lavoro si fonda su una concezione di arte come strumento di evoluzione sociale.
Exhistentialist at heart, resident of a border town, Lucia Palmero investigates topics like identity and borders mainly through performance art. Artist and activist, she conceives art as a convector of social evolution.
October 2017 , Museum of Contemporary Art “MACRO Testaccio”, Roma
October 2017, Oratorio San Bartolomeo, Bordighera
Collective Painting Exhibition “Per le palme perdute”
October 2017, Hanbury botanical gardens, Ventimiglia
Performance “A walk inside my garden”
September 2017, Apricale
Installation “present present present” at Castello della Lucertola.
June 2017 Italian French border
Performance ”Human Chain 2017”
March 2017 , U Bastu’, San Biagio
SOLO SHOW. Lecture Performance and painting exhibition.
March 2017 Ecovillage, Torri Superiore
Performance ‘the inner Labyrinth’.
December 2016 Ventimiglia train station
Performance “Don’t stop the Beauty”
October 2016 Loppiano
Performance “Human Nature” during the event “POWERTY”
June 2016 Italian French border
Performance “Human Chain 2016” with activists of Amnesty International around the border.
June 2016 Ecovillage of Torri
Performance and painting exhibition on the occasion of the “Borderland Festival”.
May – July 2016 Apricale
Collective Exhibition “Confini” at Castello della Lucertola.
May 2016 Apricale
Performance “Human Nature” at the opening of the Collective Exhibition “Confini”, Castello della Lucertola.
February 2016, Ca’ Zanardi, Venice
Performance “Tools” on the opening of It’s Liquid Group Performance Art Festival.
November 2015, Galleria il Giardino dipinto, Bordighera
Painting Exhibition “Luci d’infanzia”.
October 2015, Galleria Spazio Testoni, Bologna
Video installation “5 minutes Free zone”. Cooperation with artist Maria Rebecca Ballestra.
June 2015 Italian French border
Performance “Human chain 2015” with 300 people among migrants occupying the stones by the border and volunteers from Italy and France.
May 2015, Spianata del resentello, Ventimiglia
Performance “Flassssh Mob”.
April 2010 Ventimiglia
Group Exhibition “Confini”, Museo Girolamo Rossi-
July 2009 Ventimiglia
Exhibition “la Pigotta vista dagli artisti” on behalf of UNICEF.
Group Exhibition, Art Academy Riviera dei fiori, Giuseppe Balbo.
RESIDENCIES AND WORKSHOPS
February 2017 Pistoia
Workshop ‘Il giardino delle delizie’ directed by Anthropologist Enrique Vargas and Patrizia Menichelli of Teatro de los Sentidos Barcelona.
September 2016 Parma
Workshop “Fighting racism through Art” Teatro dell’Oppresso Italy in cooperation with ENAR.
April 2016 Milan
Performance “Continuum” directed by Luigi Coppola, curated by Simone Frangi of Viafarini at teatro Alberto Burri.
January 2016 Pistoia
Workshop “the Nature of the Labyrinth” curated by Anthropologist Enrique Vargas of Teatro de los Sentidos Barcelona.
November 2015 Biella
Cittadellarte, Fondazione Pistoletto. Workshop and Performance “Performative Situations in Public Spaces” curated by Omer Krieger, co-founder of Public Movement, Tel Aviv.
1998 – 2006 Art Academy Riviera dei Fiori “Giuseppe Balbo”, Bordighera Italy
2006 – 2008 Human figure Drawing Course CCL Institute Carnoles, France
Enrique Vargas, Luigi Coppola, Clarindo Bassani, Enzo Consiglio, Omer Krieger,
Fall and Winter 2015 / 2016. Art Workshops for pupils of the Primary School “Val Nervia” in Apricale
in cooperation with Manifesta ArtLabs.
Interview by curator Alessandra Cianetti on her blog performing borders https://performingborders.wordpress.com/2017/02/14/lucia-palmero-february-2017/