bio


Mattia Morelli (Bari, 1985) soon begins his movements all around Italy with his family, starting from Lecce, going to Roma and finally getting in Torino, where he completes his classical studies (High School "Cavour") and enters the Accademia Albertina. Two years later he is in Bologna, where he gets his degree in Painting and specialization in Photography. His artistic training goes on in his working in the studio Nino Migliori.

EXHIBITIONS:

2018
“Corps en presence” at Galerie Ex Nihilo by Laviolette Gallery in Grenoble.
“Archetipi: Tra Gea e Caos” at Fondamenta Gallery/INSIDEART in Rome.
"Trèsors d’un monastére” by Laviolette Gallery in Muro Leccese (Le).
“T’as vu ta tête!” Les Rencontres de la photographie, by Laviolette Gallery in Arles.
“Ars Ventis” in San Vittore del Lazio (Fr).
"Cinema del Reale" by Paolo Pisanelli in Specchia (Le).
“Life is Beautiful” by Laviolette Gallery and Cobra Gallery in Amsterdam.
"Taccuini d’Artista" by Silvana Leonardi at Movimento Aperto in Naples.
"Plant Revolution" by Anna Cochetti at MUDITAC/Majorana in Rome.
"Un passo verso la bellezza" by Laviolette Gallery in Paris.
"Tiny Biennale" by Susan Moore at "Temple University" in Rome.
"Arte da Macello" by Ignorarte at MAAM museo dell'altro e dell'altrove di Metropoliz in Rome.

2017
"Dreaming Christmas" by Laviolette Gallery in Paris.
"Masculin/Masculin °4" by Magnin Wedry and Drouot in Paris.
"Taccuini A4 mani" by Silvana Leonardi at Studio Leonardi “zu spät?” in Rome.
"Choosing colors" by Eudaimonia event in Rome/Paris.
"Sagra del Diavolo" Galatone (LE).
"La Luna e i Calanchi" by Franco Arminio in Aliano (MT).
"Four Concepts" by Ignorarte at NVMEN in Rome.
“I sette mostri di Arles”, Les Rencontres de la photographie, by Marcello Mencarini and Luciano Corvaglia at MaMo Temporary Gallery in Arles.
"Simbiosi" by Anna Cochetti and Ivan Russo at nature reserve Pietraporciana, Sarteano (Si).
"Levels" by Ignorarte in Rome.
"HERE" at Cavallerizza Reale in Turin.
“Premio Arte C. Farioli” in Busto Arsizio (VA).
“Frammenti d’amore” by Eudaimonia Event at Domus Romana in Rome.
“Il Cadavere Squisito 16” by Virginia Zeqireya at TAG in Rome.
“Ensemble” by Chapeau Art at Lab 174 in Rome.
“La Fragile Bellezza” by Anna Cochetti at MUDITAC/Majorana in Rome.

2016
"Tiny Biennale" by Susan Moore at "Temple University" in Rome.
"Il Mostro #3" by di Luciano Corvaglia at "Tevere Art Gallery" in Rome.
"Art Tag + The Darkroom Project 6" in Muro Leccese (Le).
"Microcosmiche Affabulazioni" by Anna Cochetti, Studio Ricerca e Documentazione di Via Poerio 16/B in Rome.

2014
"Biennale delle Arti Città di Molinella" (Bo).

2012
"Biennale dei Giovani Fotografi Italiani" in Bibbiena (Ar).
"Musei, bambole e altre storie" by Walter Guadagnini at "Spazio Labò" in Bologna.
"Biennale delle Chiese Laiche" by B. Bandini, B. Buscaroli, S. Costa, R. Giovannini in Ravenna.

2011
"Polaroiders@ArtefieraOFF" by Alice Zannoni in Bologna.
"Nouvelle Vague 4" by Bruno Bandini in Russi (Ra).
"Dodici idee di fotografia" at "Casa della fotografia" in Bologna.

From March 2018 he is the first Italian artist to be part of the Danish ARTSPOIL project.
From February 2018 he began to collaborate with the Bertolami Fine Arts auction house.
From January 2018 he has been at the side of the artist Maurizio Mochetti in his studio.
In December 2017 he documents the exhibition "Giuseppe Palumbo - Il fotografo in bicicletta" at the Museum of Civilizations in Rome for VISIONI DEL SUD.
From June 2017 he starts his contribute to CHAPEAU ART ed Ignorarte.
From January 2017 he works as the photographer of "PULSIONI - un archivio di mani" with Sara Giordano (curatorship) and Loredana Calvet (art direction).
In March 2015 he photographs the Silverware of Chiesa del Gesù in Rome.
In July 2014 he participates in the festival of "Cinema del Reale" by Paolo Pisanelli in Specchia (Le).
In April 2014 he commits himself, as photographer and assistant, in the organization of the festival "Un Paese. Raccontare il presente italiano" by Christian Caliandro in Bagnacavallo (Ra).
From January 2014 he starts his contribute to "American Accademy" in Roma.
In summer 2012 he is shortlisted for the project "Artist in residence", by the artist Luca Andreoni at the park of Mont Avic in Valle d'Aosta. Then he supplies with several photos in the "Frontier" project, by Claudio Musso and Fabiola Naldi in Bologna.
As photographer he cooperates for three years with "Festival d'arte contemporanea di Faenza" and, starting in January 2012, with the "Artribune" magazine.