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Federico Clavarino

1984 Turin, Italy

4 Works exhibited

Current location

London

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  • About the Artist
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Bibliography
  • Awards

After studying creative writing at Alessandro Baricco’s Scuola Holden in Torino, he went on to pursue a career in documentary photography at BlankPaper Escuela directed by Fosi Vegue in Madrid. He also taught there between 2012 and 2017. He’s currently finishing his Master of Research at the Royal College of Art in London. Clavarino’s work is centred on different subjects, touching on topics such as power, history and representation.

He has published six books so far: Ukraina Pasport (Fiesta Ediciones, 2011), Italia o Italia (Akina, 2014), The Castle (Dalpine, 2016), La Vertigine (Witty Kiwi, 2017), Hereafter (Skinnerboox, 2019) and Alvalade (XYZ, 2019). His work has been exhibited in different parts of Italy and Europe, in festivals such as PhotoEspaña, Les Recontres d'Arles and Fotofestiwal Łódź, in galleries, including Viasaterna in Milan, Temple in Paris, Espace JB in Geneve, and in museums (Caixa Forum Madrid / Barcellona, MACRO Roma).

He has led several workshops and lectured in museums (MACRO a Rome, CCCB a Barcelona, Museo San Telmo in San Sebastian, Victoria and Albert Museum in London) as well as in schools (ISSP in Latvia, D.O.O.R. e Officine Fotografiche in Rome) and universities (Leeds, Roehampton, South Wales, Navarra).

SELECTED SOLO SHOWS:

2019
The Castle, Gibellina Photo Road, Gibellina
2018
Eel Soup, Pinguin, Bruxelles (with Tami Izko)
2017
The Castle, Festival Emerging Talents, MACRO Testaccio, Roma
Italia o Italia, JEST, Torino
2016
The Castle, Espace JB, Geneva
The Castle, DOCfield, Barcelona
The Castle, PhotoEspaña, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid
The Castle, Temple, Paris
Italia o Italia, Spazio Labò, Bologna
2011
Ukraina Pasport, Galería Mediadvanced, Gijón
Ukraina Pasport, La Kursala, Cadiz

 

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS:

2019
Grand Prix, Fotofestiwal ?ód? (with Tami Izko)
2017
BlankPaper, Histoires du Present Immediat, Les Rencontres d'Arles
20th FotoPres La Caixa, CaixaForum, Barcelona/Madrid
2016
Sulla Nuova Fotografia Italiana, VIASATERNA, Milan
2015
The PresentFotografia Festival Internazionale di Roma, MACRO, Rome
2014
Publish/Curate, TJ Boulting, London
2012
Pantha Rei, Galería Rina Bowen, Madrid
2011
Inmersión en lo Emergente, Galeria Cero, Madrid
2010
Le Garage, Arles, France

2019
Alvalade, XYZ
Hereafter, Skinnerboox
2018
La Vertigine, WittyKiwi revised edition
2016
A companion to The Castle (companion volume), Dalpine & Temple
The Castle (book), Dalpine
2014
Italia o Italia (book), Akina Books
2011
Ukraina Pasport (book), Fiesta Ediciones
2010
La Vertigine, FiestaFiesta 02 (fanzine, monographic), Fiesta Ediciones

GRANTS & AWARDS:

2019Hereafter shortlisted for Arles Photo-text prize
2018Hereafter shortlisted for Arles Luma Award
2016, Shortlisted for Prix Levallois
2014, Awarded the 20th Fotopres La Caixa grant
2012, Selected for Pla(t)form, Winterthur Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland
2011Ukraina Pasport selected to be the image of Emergent Festival, Lleida, Spain
2011, Mention of Honor for Ukraina Pasport in the Book of The Year prize, PhotoEspaña, Madrid, Spain

Works by Federico Clavarino

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