Andrew Smaldone



Education

MA Fine Art, Central St Martins 2005

BA Fine Art, The George Washington University 2001


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017 Rooms, Hubertus Hoffschild, Lübeck

2015 Underpin (with Nicholas John Jones), Egg, Livorno

2015 A Liquid Space - Ten Year Retrospective, SHED with number_5 GmbH, curated by Gordana Bezanov, Villnachern CH

2014 One Thing Against Another Creates, SRISA, Florence

2013 Spitting Seeds (with Justin R. Thompson), SRISA, Florence

2012 Along Similar Lines, SRISA Project Space, Florence

2010 New Work, SRISA, Florence

2008 A Fashionable But Apt Phrase, Number_ 5 GmbH, Zurich


Selected Group Exhibitions

2020

Ti regalo un’idea (curated by Michela Eremita), Museo Santa Maria della Scala, Siena

Habitat (curated by Pietro Gaglianò), SRISA Gallery, Florence

2019

Accrochage, Hubertus Hoffschild, Lübeck

Gino Gianuizzi, Galleria Neon, LaVeronica Arte Contemporanea, Modica (RG)

2017

Spettri Del Visibile, Studiomdt, Prato

2016

Circostanza, Cartavetra, Florence

2015

Made in Filandia, La Filanda, Pieve a Presciano

Accrochage, Hubertus Hoffschild, Lübeck

The Emerging Image, University of Madison-Wisconsin, Madison

Dissemination, Casabianca, Zola Predosa (Bologna)

The Wall (archives)#10, Assab One, Milan, a project by Pietro Gaglianò

2014

Una Fine Estate, Montestigliano Tuscany, curated by Sergio Tossi

The Wall (archives)#9, Sponge Arte Contemporanea, Pergola, a project by Pietro Gaglianò

2013

The Wall (archives), Borgo Loreto, Cremona, a project by Pietro Gaglianò

Stanza 251, Zona B - Contenitore Culturale, Florence

Terra Mater, Villa Mocenigo, Portogruaro

Nel Granaione, Montestigliano Tuscany, curated by Sergio Tossi

2011

Defect as an indication of desire, galleria neon>campobase, Bologna, curated by Andrea Bruciati

Earth, Palazzo Dello Stella, Udine

P.A.S.T. Projects library and archive (conceived by Paul Sammut and Alexandra Terry) in collaboration with Elena Bajo at Woodmill in Bermondsey, London


2010

Very Late at Night, Auction, galleria neon>campobase, Bologna

Right to Assemble, Zeitgeist Gallery, Nashville

1h art on Fire!, Arte Fiera Off, neon>campobase, Bologna


2009

Near The Center, Interno 5, Brescia curated by Guido Molinari

1h art on Fire!, Tina B. Art fair, Vernon City, Prague

Water Carefully, Galleria Neon > campobase, Bologna

Elsewhere I am Here, MAS Gallery, Serbia curated by Gordana Bezanov

Nell'intimità, Casa de Pascale, Florence

Earth, Palazzo Dello Stella, Udine

Objects That Could Have Changed Your Life (Object selected by Pierre Bismuth), BASE, Florence

Step 09, East End Studios, Milan

Labyrint 09 Writings and Observations, Botkyrka Kunsthall, Tumba

2008

Finalist exhibition for the Premio Celeste, Fabbrica Borroni, Milan

Dialogue 4 works on paper, Zeitgeist gallery, Nashville

I'm asking for the sky, Sardegna, Curated by Martin Siegrist and Gordana Bezanov

QUATTRO / QUINTI Kore Arte Contemporanea, Villa Scheiderff, Bagno a Ripoli: curated and text by Lorenzo Bruni


Selected Bibliography


2020 Come in Sogno. Breve Nota Sulla Pittura di Andrew Smaldone, Stanza 251 by Stefano Loria

2019 Abstraction with Reference, ISI.org, by Colasurdo and Sterchak

2018 UNAN (contributor), with Enrico Bertelli, L'AHAH

2018 A period for an artwork (contributor), by Pancrazi and scarabeli

2017 Abstrakte Eindrücke von Landschaften und Städten, Lübecker Nachrichten, by Alessandra Röder

2017 La Firenze del Contemporanea (curator), Meme Cult, by Giovanna Batolo

2017 Spettri del Visibile, interview by Elena Magini

2016 Arte, musica, libri: la galleria apre le porte al festival della contaminazione, La Repubblica, by Gaia Rau

2015 Se Intuire Fa Rima Con Incontrare, Exibart, July, by Francesca Pasini

2015 Andrew Smaldone, Interview for Talking Art, by Egle Prati

2015 Underpin, dall'Inghilterra agli USA due artisti e lo studio della superficie, Il Tirreno, by Alice Barontini

2014 Andrew Smaldone, la pittura come architettura e intimità, diari del web, 2 December, by Paolo Vegas

2014 Due visioni del lavoro a Villa Romana (curator), Arte Critica, by Francesco Mormorini

2014 La sostenibile leggerezza del talento di Smaldone, La Repubblica, by Sergio Tossi

2014 Last Year Somewhere Else by Pietro Gagliano

2013 Pittore tra L'italia e L'america, postpopuli.it, by Giovanni Agnoloni

2013 Andrew Smaldone at Hubertus Hoffschild in kunstmarkt.com

2013 Good Usage (contributor), Head to Head, 3 Questions 6 Paintings

2012 Right to Left: the work of Andrew Smaldone in Fisk Frisk by Justin Randolph Thompson

2012 Dormirci Sopra (curator), Artribune

2011 Sweet Sheets Giunge alla Quarta Edizione con Altre Novità, Globartmag, by Micol di Veroli

2010 'A Closer Account of Myself" INPUT #2, NY, edited by Renee Vara c/o Elena Bajo and Warren Neidich

2010 Andrew Smaldone: le dimensioni pittoriche dello spazio ARTITUDE interview by Sonia Cosco

2010 New Work by Alexandra Rojas-Fuentes

2009 Nell' intimita', Il Nuovo Corriere, by Davide Agazzi

2007 Double Space, ArtSEEN Journal

2007 Interim Measures, Interim Show Part I, MFA Fine Arts, Goldsmith’s College, London

2004 Round Table, City Paper Firenze, March by Stefano Loria

2003 Translatability: Cross Border Curating, NY Arts Magazine, September/ October 2003 vol. 8 n. 9, by Gordana Bezanov and David Adamo, editors choice “Translatability”, editors choice; August and October 2003, New York

2003 Nuz Bu Leckbrei ein Touch von trodelmarkt: Kunstler aus Berlin und New York im Kunstprojekt, Berliner Morgenpost, by Martin Z. Schoder 13th July 2003, Berlin



Grants/Awards/Residency


2018 L’AHAH Residence, with Enrico Bertelli, Paris

2016 First Sabbatical Leave for Scholarly Research, SRISA

2015 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2015 Made In Filandia Residence, La Filanda, Pieve a Presciano,Italy

2011 New American Paintings, No. 94 selected by Dan Cameron

2006 Artist in Residence, American University in Corciano, Italy

1997-2001 The Presidential Arts Scholarship, The George Washington University


Teaching


2007 - current Professor of Painting and Drawing, Santa Reparata International School of Art

2012 - current Academic Dean, Santa Reparata International School of Art

2016 - current Lecturer, Art Practice and Methods and Contexts, Washington University St. Louis in Florence

2019 - current Lecturer, Strategies Working On-Site, Washington University St. Louis in Florence


Projects


2014 curator of A Job Ain't Nothin' But Work, Kevin J. Everson and Justin R. Thompson Villa Romana, Florence


Lectures/Guest Critic


2019 Pulling from the City, Studio Arts College International, Florence

2019 Guest Critic, Studio Arts College international, Post-Bac in Studio Art, Florence

2019 Recent Works (Open Architecture Lecture), ISI, Florence

2019 Guest Critic, Professor Franco Pisani Architecture Studio Design, ISI, Florence

2018 Light in Space, Kent State at SRISA, Florence

2017 External Reviewer, Des Lee Gallery, MFA Final Reviews Washington University, St. Louis

2017 External Reviewer, First Year Architecture, Washington University, St. Louis

2015-2019 Guest Critic, Washington University in Florence Summer BFA program, Florence

2009 Working on an Intimate Scale, Scuola Lorenzo de Medici, Florence

2006 Memory & Painting, American University, Corciano


Editor/Art Criticism

2012 - current Editor-at-Large, Fisk Frisk Magazine

2009 - 2013 Reviews for ArtReview Magazine

2005 - 2008 Co-Founder & Senior Editor of ArtSEEN Journal.



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