Public days: 5 - 7 November 2021

JaguArt

10 Italian cities, 10 Jaguar Land Rover dealerships, 10 contemporary art galleries, 10 Academies of Fine Arts, and 10 artists are the protagonists of JaguArt. The Italian Talent Road Show, the project launched by Artissima and Jaguar in 2019 and based on a shared desire to support emerging art and to trigger positive long-term synergies.

The project calls for each city to host two events: the first, at the dealership, is fundamental to determine the winner of each stop, while the second, at the host gallery in that city, holds a presentation of the research of the selected artist (discover all the stops here).

JaguArt will culminate with the announcement of the absolute winner during the course of the 28th edition of Artissima (5-7 November 2021), the final stop of this voyage that began with the selection of 10 artists: Matteo Pizzolante – winner of the first appointment in Milano, Luca Arboccò – Torino, Francesco Tagliavia – Catania, Camilla Gurgone – Roma, Boris Contarin – Venezia, Stefano Giuri – Firenze, Marco-Augusto Basso – Genova, Teresa Gargiulo – Napoli, Camilla Riscassi – Bologna, and Federica Francesconi – Brescia.

Voting began in 2020 for the occasion of Artissima Unplugged at the GAM in Torino and at the Chalet de l’Ange a Courmayeur, and continues during the group shows of the 10 finalists in Jaguar Land Rover dealerships in Roma, Genova, Napoli, Bologna and Brescia. The process is completed at Artissima during the days of the fair.

A special perspective on the two exhibitions is narrated in this video: a guided tour led by Ilaria Bonacossa (Director of Artissima) to let you discover more about the artists and their works.

All the stops

STOP No. 0

ARTISSIMA 2019

At Artissima, from 1 to 3 November 2019, the JaguArt booth involved fair visitors in a talent scouting experience. The audience, just like Artissima and Jaguar during the course of the Road Show with the young talents from fine arts academies, set out to discover 10 Italian artists among the many exhibits at the fair. “Chance” assigned each visitor one artist to discover, learning about their background and research as inspiration to leave a personal mark in the story of JaguArt.

STOP No. 1

MILANO

The protagonists of the first event of the Road Show, held at the Lario Mi Auto dealership on 12 December 2019, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera and NABA Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Milano: Andrea Bocca, Federico Cantale, Gaia De Megni, Cecilia Di Bonaventura, Matteo Pizzolante. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, director of Artissima; Francesco Jodice, artist; Lodovica Busiri Vici, director of the gallery Vistamarestudio – awarded Matteo Pizzolante, who took part in a second event at the participating gallery Vistamarestudio of Milano on 15 January 2020, and has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020.

STOP No. 2

TORINO

The protagonists of the second event of the Road Show, held at the BiAuto Club dealership on 28 January 2020, are students at Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti di Torino: Luca Arboccò, Silvia Cioni, Qipeng Deng, Fe Mitikafe, Alice Visentin. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, director of Artissima; Gaspare Luigi Marcone, curator; Davide Mazzoleni, director of the gallery Mazzoleni – awarded Luca Arboccò, who took part in a second event at the participating gallery Mazzoleni of Torino on 11 February 2020, and has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020.

STOP No. 3

CATANIA

The protagonists of the third event of the Road Show, held at the #FOTIAUTO dealership on 24 September 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Catania: Bernasconi Borzì Fabrice, Andrea Cacciola, Antonia Labozzetta, Francesco Tagliavia, Ivan Terranova. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, director of Artissima; Salvatore Lacagnina, curator; Massimo Ligreggi, director of the gallery Massimoligreggi and Santa & Paolo Brodbeck, collectors – awarded Francesco Tagliavia, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Massimoligreggi of Catania on 8 July 2021.

STOP No. 4

ROMA

The protagonists of the fourth event of the Road Show, that took place on 28 September 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma and RUFA: Chiara Fantaccione, Camilla Gurgone, Aura Monsalves, Cinzia Olanda, Guendalina Urbani. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, director of Artissima; Ilaria Gianni, curator; Paola Capata, director of the gallery Monitor – awarded Camilla Gurgone, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Monitor of Rome on 6 July 2021.

STOP No. 5

VENEZIA

The protagonists of the fifth event of the Road Show, held at the Autoserenissima dealership on 1 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia e IUAV: Boris Contarin, Giulia Furlan, Alessandro Manfrin, Noa Merlin, Caterina Morigi. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Marina Bastianello, Director of the gallery Marina Bastianello, Alberto Tadiello artist, Cristiano Soave collector – awarded Boris Contarin, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Marina Bastianello of Venezia on 25 June 2021.

STOP No. 6

FIRENZE

The protagonists of the sixth event of the Road Show, held at the International Motors dealership on 7 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze: Matteo Coluccia, Davide D’Amelio, Duccio Franceschi, Stefano Giuri e Mozzarella Light. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Simone Frittelli Director of the gallery Frittelli; Federico Bartolini, collector – awarded Stefano Giuri, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Frittelli of Firenze on 13 July 2021.

STOP No. 7

GENOVA

The protagonists of the seventh event of the Road Show, that took place on 12 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Carrara: Aleksandra Ewa Novak, Aurora Persico e Martina Chiarini, Federico Zurani, Franco Ferrari, Marco Augusto Basso. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Simona Barbera, artist and teacher at Accademia Ligustica di Genova, Andrea Fustinoni, collector; Antonella Berruti, Francesca Pennone and Virginia Lupo, Pinksummer; Cesare Viel, artist – awarded Marco Augusto Basso, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Pinksummer of Genova on 29 June 2021.

STOP No. 8

NAPOLI

The protagonists of the eighth event of the Road Show, that took place on 15 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Napoli, ABANA: Dafne y Selene, DAMP, Daniela D'Amore, Teresa Gargiulo, Veronica Bisesti. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Tiziana Di Caro, gallerist at Tiziana Di Caro gallery; Fabio Agovino, collector – awarded Teresa Gargiulo, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Tiziana Di Caro of Napoli on 30 June 2021.

STOP No. 9

BOLOGNA

The protagonists of the ninth event of the Road Show, that took place on 22 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna: Daniele Di Girolamo, Mihàly Kovàcs, Matteo Messori, Giulia Poppi, Camilla Riscassi. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Enrico Astuni, Director of the gallery Astuni; Luca Pozzi, artist; Marco Ghigi, collector; – awarded Camilla Riscassi, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Enrico Astuni of Bologna on 22 July 2021.

STOP No. 10

BRESCIA

he protagonists of the tenth event of the Road Show, that took place on 27 October 2020, are students at Accademia di Belle Arti di Brescia: Alice Faloretti, Manuel Fois, Federica Francesconi, Duccio Guarnieri, Giovanni Rossi. The jury – composed of Ilaria Bonacossa, Director of Artissima; Chiara Rusconi of the gallery Apalazzo; Luca Bombassei, collector; – awarded Federica Francesconi, who has been included in the group shows, together with 9 other selected artists, presented during Artissima 2020. The artist was the protagonist of a second event at the participating gallery Apalazzo of Brescia on 15 July 2021.
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