Italy, 1988. Lives and works in Milan

Selected works
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2007-2011   Accademia delle Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, Italy
2010   Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, Belgium


Selected Personal exhibitions

2021   Falli, Martina Simeti, Milan, Italy

2020   DS, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

2019   Light switch (Entrance), Galerie Gregor Staiger, Zurich, Switzerland
           Davide Stucchi con Corrado Levi, zazà, Naples, Italy
           2546/9728, Sundogs, Paris, France

2017  Davide STUCCHI, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

2015   NENA, curated by Francesco Garutti, Sant’Ilario Pavilion, Genoa, Italy
           What’s left unsaid, says it all, curated by Mattia Rufolo, Taylor Macklin, Zurich, Switzerland

2014   Oggetti Traditi, as part of 6ARTISTA, MACRO – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, Italy

2013   Davide Stucchi 1993-2013, curated by Luca Lo Pinto, Cafè Perù, Rome, Italy

2012   Davide Stucchi, Studiolo, Milan, Italy


Selected Group Exhibitions

2020   RetroFuturo, Macro, Rome
           Fuori, Quadriennale d’arte 2020, curated by Sarah Cosulich and Stefano Collicelli Cagol, Rome, Italy
           Untitled (MOLLY HOUSE), curated by Julius Pristauz, EXILE, Vienna, Austria
           KASTEN, curated by Cédric Eisenring und Luca Beeler, Stadgalerie Bern, Bern, Switzerland
           Il Lenzuolo Viola, Ermes Ermes, Vienna, Austria

2019   Savage, curated by Self Pleasure publishing, Otto Zoo, Milan, Italy
           Open Studio at Villa Romana, invited by Kaya, Florence, Italy
           Performativity, curated by Denis Isaia and Sara Enrico, Centrale Fies, Dro, Trentino, Italy

2018   In Piazza, Premio Termoli – PTE061, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini and Alessandro Bava, MACTE, Termoli, Italy
           Coming Soon, curated by Kari Rittenbach, Nora Heidorn, Mira Asriningtyas, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
           Amore Atomico di Amore di Lava, curated by United Brothers, Green Tea Gallery at Federico Vavassori, Milan, Italy
           Ormai, Balice Hertling, Paris, France

2017   Jahresgaben 2017 / 2018, Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
           Aftermieter, Haus Mödrath, Räume für Kunst, Kerpen, Germany
           1-0-2, Armada, Milan, Italy
           CONDO New York 2017, Queer Thoughts hosting Deborah Schamoni, New York, United States

2016   Pavilion Suite, Palazzo Durazzo-Cattaneo Adorno, Genoa, Italy
           Altri tempi, altri miti, 16a Quadriennale di Roma, Rome, Italy
           Die Marmory Show III, curated with Eva Birkenstock, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

2015   Group Show, Full-Fall, Milan, Italy
           Basic Instinct, Seventeen Gallery, London, UK
           La scrittura degli echi, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

2014   THE REMAINS OF THE DAY, a cura di Rita Selvaggio, Casa Masaccio e sedi varie, San Giovanni Valdarno
           In Real Life, curated by Luca Lo Pinto, Christine König Galerie, Vienna, Austria
           Raid, Taylor Macklin, Zurich, Switzerland

2013   Rosa Titanica, guest, Rome, Italy
           The reconstitution of fiction which eventually provoked the “no more fictions” movement, Shanaynay, Paris, France
           Add Fire: Furla Art Award IX, curated by Francesco Garutti and Yann Chateigné, Fondazione Furla, Bologna, Italy

2012   Pose Position, curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Galerie 1M3, Lausanne, Switzerland
           FW2013RTW (KUDOS), curated by Michele D’Aurizio, Federica Schiavo Gallery, Rome, Italy
           Lady Dior As Seen By, La Triennale, Milan, Italy Fuoriclasse, curated by Luca Cerizza, GAM, Milan, Italy


Various projects

2020   Shorelines, Ordet, Milan
           The Form of a Conversation, Davide Stucchi + Susan Cianciolo. A project by Martina Simeti, Milano
           All Clothes Artists’ Own, A project by DAVIDE STUCCHI, With S. Cianciolo, DIS, S. Fleury, A. Franceschini, D. Gonzalez, K8 Hardy, T.                   Julier, S. Moulton, K. Müller, K. Okiishi, O. Payne, W. Pfeifer, B. Schlingelhof, and J. Ugelvig, Galerie Gregor Staiger, Milan, Italy

2018   Senza titolo, an evening of readings / GBE, Sant’ Andrea De Schapis, Rome, Italy

2015   Full-Fall, co-founder and co-director of the project space in Milan, Italy
           BOOK MACHINE (MILAN), curated by onestar press, Peep Hole, Milan, Italy
           Paramount Ranch, curated by Gasconade, Los Angeles, USA

2014   Mess on a mission, curated by Gascoande, Art-O-Rama, Marseille, France

2013   Sol per sfogare il Core (painting as Monster), performance with Kerstin Brätsch, curated by Am Nuden Da, Bomarzo, Italy
           Spaghetti Notes, performance with Giangiacomo Rossetti, nofloor.com, Paris, France
           Am Nuden Da, Ian Law & Davide Stucchi, abc art berlin contemporary, Germany
           In the temporal manner of Blinky Palermo’s Blaue Dreiecke 1970, curated by Am Nuden Da, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
           If I was John Armleder (What a curator is not supposed to do), curated by Luca Cerizza, artgenève13, Geneva, Switzerland

2012   Simultaneous studio, photoshoot with DAS INSTITUT, Giò Marconi, Milan, Italy
           See Weeds, performance with Ei Arakawa and Gutai group’s paintings, Le Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France

2011   Gasconade, co-founder and co-director of the project space in Milan, Italy

2010   Lives of preformers, performance with Ei Arakawa and Silke Otto-Knapp’s paintings, Artissima 17, Turin, Italy



2016   Triangle, Marseille, France

2013   Cité internationale des Arts, Paris,
           France Fondazione Pastificio Cerere per l’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy

2011   Group Afnity, Summer Academy organized by Kunstverein Munich and Casco Utrecht, Munich, Germany


Awards and Grants

2018   Premio Termoli, 61th Edition, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini, Termoli, Italy (finalist)

2013   Furla Prize for the Arts, Ninth Edition, Bologna, Italy (finalist)

2012   Lady Dior As Seen By, First Edition, Milan, Italy (winner)


Selected Press

Davide Stucchi, Light switch (Entrance), Davide Stucchi in conversation with Anna Franceschini,
Contemprary Art Daily, 6 February 2019

Desiring Desires, Davide Stucchi in conversation with Corrado Levi, NERO, 31 October 2019

Davide Stucchi, 2546/9728, Critics’ Pick, Artforum International, September 2019

Peninsula: Twink Bodies / Davide Stucchi, by Michele D’Aurizio, Flash Art International, 25 August 2017

POSTCARD from Marseille, by Davide Stucchi, Spike Art Magazine, #48 Summer 2016


Selected writings

Pittura Fossile, by Davide Stucchi, Flash Art International, 17 May 2018

Passageways On Fashion’s Runway at Kunsthalle Bern, by Davide Stucchi, Flash Art International, 14
November 2018