Born 1980, Italy

Education:

2002–2004 –Accademia di Belle Arti, Sassari (Italy), MFA Painting

1999–2004 –Accademia di Belle Arti, Sassari (Italy), BFA Panting

2003 –Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti, Genova (Italy), visual arts workshop

Solo exhibitions:

 

- Los Angeles (U.S.) - Steve Turner Gallery, upcoming

- Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Spain) - A Saurceful of Secrets - Agencia De Transitos Culturales, May 17 - July 30, 2019

- Naples (Italy) - Aleph - Annarumma Gallery, Nov 17 - Jan 18, 2019

- Copenhagen (Denmark) - Secret Garden - Galleri Kant, March 9 - April 15, 2018

- Encinitas, California (U.S) - Siro Cugusi Solo Exhibition - Lux Art Institute, January 21 - March 17, 2017

​- New York (U.S) - Siro & Tom Dash, DB Fine Art Gallery, May 5 - May 31 (two person show), 2016

 

Group exhibitions:

 

2019

- Los Angeles (U.S.) - Surface Tension - Steve Turner Gallery, June 15 - July 31

2018

- Naples (Italy) - Like No Other – Annarumma Gallery,  May 31 - June 30

 

- London (UK) - The Ashtray Show West, Belmacz London, Oct 4 - Jan 12

- Copenhagen (Denmark) Group exhibition, Galleri Kant, February 2 - March 4

- Herning (Denmark) - Art Herning 2018, MCH Kongrescenter, Galleri Kant, January 26 - 28

2017

- Copenhagen (Denmark) - Whet Ya Whistle, Galleri Kant Aug25 - Sept 23

- New York (U.S) - Awkward, Anna Zorina Gallery , March 30 - May 6

- Basel (Switzerland)- Scope Artfair, DB Fine Art, (Siro Cugusi,Willem de Kooning, John Chamberlain)

​- London (U.K.) - Alpenglühen - 100 years of Ettore Sottsass Jr. Belmacz Gallery- November 15 - January 12

- Fanoe (Denmark) - Summer Island Show, Galleri Kant, July 01 - August 20

- Saint-Tropez (France) - Art Pampelonne Art Show, June 29 - uly 02

 

2015

​- Miami, Florida (U.S) – SCOPE Miami Beach, Art Fair, DB Fine Art Gallery, Nov 29 - Dec 6

​- Bridgehampton, New York (U.S) – Summer Group Show,  Mark Borghi Fine Art Gallery, July 1 - Aug 30

​- Basel (Switzerland) – SCOPE Basel Art Fair, DB Fine Art, June 16/ 21 (Siro, John Chamberlain, Richard Prince)

2003 - 2014

- Sassari (Italy) - Habemus Ego, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Masedu,Sassari (Italy), June 15 – September 30 2011

- S.Sofia (Italy) - Ouverture Under30 Fine Art, Galleria Vero Stoppioni, Nov 2004

                                                                                                      

- Genova (Italy) – V Convegno Accademie Mediterraneo, Museo dell’ Accademia Ligustica, Commenda di Pre, Nov 2003

                                           

- Rome (Italy) – Group exhibition, Showroom Accademia di Romania in Roma, October 2003

                                                                

- Rome (Italy) - I Dioscuri al Quirinale - Premio Nazionale delle Arti Sept 2003

  

 

Grants and residencies

- Lux Art Institute program residency, Enchinitas (U.S.A.)

- Ouverture 30 fine art, Premio Campigna, Museo M. Moreni, S. Sofia (Italy)

- V convegno Accademie del Mediterraneo, Museo dell’accademia Ligustica, Commenda di Pre, Genova (Italy)

- Giovani & Artisti, CCIIA Sassari (Italy)

    

           

Publications

- The Ashtay Show West, Belmacz, Jan 2019

- Alpenglühen - 100 years of Ettore Sottsass Jr.,  Belmacz Gallery, 2018

- Pan & The Dream #1 Book Magazine, 2017

- Catalogue Cameart, Collezione CCIIA Sassari, 2013

- Habemus Ego, Museo d'arte contemporanea Masedu, 2012

- Casa Makia Installazioni urbane, Progetto Contemporaneo, 2012

- Artisti per l’Unicef, Atlante Istituto citta del Mediterraneo, 2009

- I Dioscuri al Quirinale, Premio Nazionale delle Arti, 2004

- Ouverture, Under 30Fine Arts - Texts: A. Bacillieri, 2004

- Journal II - Texts: N. M. Martino, A. Bisaccia, 2003

- Giovani & Artisti II edition - Texts: R. Dragmirescu, N. M. Martino, 2003

- Giovani & Artisti - Texts: R. Dragmirescu, N. M. Martino, 2002

Presse and Magazines

L' Aleph di Cugusi - Il Mattino - December 2, 2018

Siro Cugusi , Aleph - Artribune - link

Siro Cugusi’s Garden - The Editorial Magazine - April 2018 - link

Like No Other - Exibart - June 25 2018 - link

Italian artist Siro Cugusi speaks 'visual language' at Lux - The San Diego Union-Tribune -February 5, 2017 -link

Da Gavoi a San Diego, passando per Parigi e New York. Siro Cugusi...- Sardegna Oggi - link

Alpenglühen: 100 years of Ettore Sottsass Jr. at Belmacz, London- Mousse Magazine  - link

 

Awkward -  Wall Street International - Art -  link

Pan & The Dream #1 Magazine - 2017 - link

Artista sardo espone negli Usa: mostra a San Diego per Siro Cugusi - L'Unione Sarda - February 6, 2017 - link

Gruppeudstilling Whet Ya Wistle / Marlon Wobst, Shaun Ellison, Siro Cugusi – AOK - link

Arts in San Diego - San Diego Reader, February 9, 2017 - link
 

Siro Cugusi, artista sardo espone in un museo a San Diego - Sardegna Reporter -  link

 

Il gavoese Siro Cugusi espone a S Diego -Gavoi.com February, 2017 - link

Scope Miami Beach 2016. Newsletter - link

Lux to bring 5 international artists for 10th season - Del Mar Times - June 2016 - link

Scope Basel Abounds With Discoveries Off the Beaten Track - Artnet news June 2015 - link

“S.Sofia capitale dell’arte giovane”- Il Resto del Carlino, 7 Novembre 2003

 “Premio Campigna apre all’arte”-  La Voce, 18 Novembre 2003

“La galleria è una fucina”-  Il Resto del Carlino,17 Novembre 2003

Dal progetto all’installazione”-  Zigurat Spring 2002

Collections

- Fondazione Coppola, Vicenza (Italy)

- Collezione Ernesto Esposito, (Italy)

- Lux Art Institute Museum, California (U.S.A.)

- Solo Collection Foundation, Madrid (Spain)

- Collection 20C, New York (U.S.A.)

- CCIIA Sassari- Camera del Commercio (Italy)

- Museo Mattia Moreni/ Galleria Stoppioni (Italy)

- Fondazione LogudoroMeilogu (Italy)

- Private collections (Italy, France, Spain, UK, Switzerland, U.S.A)