15 June 2018

Microcollection is invited to hold a workshop at ENDA ( Ecole nationale d’art de Paris) in Paris

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5 May 2018

Casa di Lucrezio, 1981-84, Giulio Paolini, 2018
laser engraving on plexiglas and 3D printed bioplastic hemp

Ora e Qui
EX-NEW Contemporary Art Center
Sulbiate, Italy

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21 April 2018

Cabinet de regard: micro & macro, 2018
under a microscope art fragments of artworks by:
William Cobbing, Igor Eskinja, Petrit Halilaj, Camille Henrot and Xu Zhen

Semina d’arte: Albero di 3 metri, 1988-89, Giuseppe Penone

NoPlace.space 4
Ex Ceramiche Vaccari
Santo Stefano di Magra, Italy

photo dossier

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11 March 2018

Cabinet de regard: micro&macro, 2018

HOTELLO, SOMNIA ET LABORA: ABITARE UN RITARDO
curated by Ermanno Cristini and Giancarlo Norese
999. Una collezione di domande sull’abitare contemporaneo

Palazzo della Triennale, Milan, Italy

under a microscope art fragments of artworks by:
William Cobbing, Igor Eskinja, Petrit Halilaj, Camille Henrot and Xu Zhen

photo dossier

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17 February 2018

Art Sowing: 3-meter tree, 1988-89, Giuseppe Penone

KCC Kunsthallecc
Castello Cabiaglio, Italy

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16 December 2017

Art sowing: Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
Kunstbrulé in palmo di mano
with a huge artwork by Marion Baruch
curated by Zentrum
Brugherio, Italy

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25-26 November 2017



Art sowing: Italian art, 2017
Festival Non-Aligné(é)s
La Générale
Paris, France

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6 April-15 May 2017

Cabinet de regard: The Visitors, 2017
The Cabinet Project
Université de Toronto, St. George Campus ( various locations )
Canada
an interdisciplinary project by Art Sci Salon collective
Cabinet de regard: The Visitors, 2017

photo dossier

video minute 17.50

Glitch – The Aesthetic of Failure
Isherwood Gallery
The Old Courts
Wigan, UK

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1-16 April 2017

Sračok & Pöhlmann
PETRA VARL + MICROCOLLECTION
For Real
curated by Herzog Dellafiore
through Shim at ArtHelix Gallery
Brooklyn, NY
press release
post on Vincent Romaniello’s blog
Cabinet de regard: Twenty names circled in red and green, 2017
dossier fotografico

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8 April 2017

Art Sowing: Phosphorescent yellow roses. Woody, 2009, Jeanne Silverthorne
Noi piantiamo gli alberi e gli alberi piantano noi
curated by La Casaforte S. B.
with the patronate of Fondazione Donnaregina, Museo Madre, Naples
Quartieri Spagnoli
Naples, Italy

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17 December 2016
Art sowing: Albero del paradiso, 1972, Gino Marotta
Noi Piantiamo Gli Alberi e Gli Alberi Piantano Noi
curated by La Casaforte S. B.

a practice of planting trees with Microcollection art fragments in their roots
under the patronate of Fondazione Donnaregina, Museo Madre, Naples

Quartieri Spagnoli
Naples, Italy

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25 November 2016

Island in the City
Presentation of the International art biennale SUSAK EXPO on the island of Susak with discussion
Project Room SCCA
Ljubljana, Slovenia

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17 September 2016

49th edition of Premio Suzzara

NoPlace.Space art project winner of Suzzara Prize
Suzzara, Italy

Microcollection presents:

Cabinet de regard: Anish Kapoor, 2016
Galleria del Premio

Galleria del Premio Garden
Art sowing: Trees, 2016
Albero di 3 metri, 1988-89, Giuseppe Penone
Albero di 7 metri, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone



Giardino del centro culturale Piazzalunga
Art sowing:
Fungo, 2012, Stefano Venezia
Il giardino dei fiori dimenticati, 1992, Riccardo Paracchini
500gr di vegetali scaduti=20gr di Fopo, 2016, Denise Bresciani

Parco della scienza
Art sowing:
Alga Alimenia, 2015, Miki Tallone
Le lilas des Indes, 2011, Hubert Renard

press release
Microcollection collaborates with Moviegraph, Suzzara
Microcollection collaborates with the teacher Loredana Mantovani and her students, class 2BS, Istituto Manzoni, Suzzara (here)

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23 June-3 July 2016
Cabinet de regard: Marina Abramovic, 2016

group show
“Corpus n.1. La Luce che Intercetto”
curated by Amalia De Bernardis and Ivan Fassio
GO TO GALLERY
Turin, Italy

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12 June 2016


Archive: Luther Blissett, Body language, 2000

PIERMAR10
arti e identità in movimento
ricordando Piermario Ciani (1951-2006)
Sterpio di Bertiolo, Italy

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6-16 May 2016
Susak Expo 2016
Susak, Croatia

Art sowing: Gardens, 2016
Colza garden, 2016, Yari Miele
Darwin’s garden, 2011, Emanuela Biancuzzi
Garden, 2008, Cesare Biratoni
Hidden garden, 2009, Antonio O’Connell
The Garden, 1991-1992, Paul McCarthy
The naked Garden, 2008, Reinhard Kropf & Siv Helene Stangeland

Art sowing: Miscellany, 2016
Fungo, 2012, Stefano Venezia
La framboise/The raspberry, 2013, Jean-françois Demeure
Phosphorescent yellow roses. Woody, 2009, Jeanne Silverthorne
Rosa Americana, 2009, Luca Scarabelli
Salade, 2013, Olga Theuriet
Water violet, 2010, Manuela Martines
Wild garlic, 2011, Ermanno Cristini


Susak Expo 2016, Susak

PV / OPENING: Thursday 12 May
exhibition until end of September
Palača Fritzy, Museum of Mali Lošinj

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15-17 April 2016

Micro residence
Abitare un ritardo
curated by Ermanno Cristini and Giancarlo Norese
Progr
Berne, Switzerland

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17 March 2016

Sprout box: Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
STUDI FESTIVAL #2
EMPATEMA
curated by Alberto Mugnaini, Corrado Levi and Yari Miele
Milan, Italy

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16 March 2016

MANN Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples Italy

Cabinet de regard: Joseph Beuys, 2016

Art sowing: 7000 oaks, Joseph Beuys
Noi piantiamo gli alberi e gli alberi piantano noi
curated by La Casaforte SB
matronage Fondazione Donnaregina
Naples, Italy

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12 March 2016

NO PLACE 2
Cabinet de regard: Void field, 1989, Anish Kapoor
Sprout box: Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
Fombio Castle, Italy

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28 February 2016
Visual art and poetry meetings
Images and conflicts
New technologies and digital art today
curated by Laure Keyrouz and Susanna Crispino

Villa Relais Barco Zonca
Arcade, Italy

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14 December 2015
Art sowing
curated by La Casaforte SB
P.tta Trinità degli Spagnoli, 4
Naples, Italy
article by Donatella Gallone

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22 November 2015
Art sowings MAKE8ELIEVE ( art # culture magazine )
ISSUE #8: HORROR
curated by Michelle Marie Murphy ( Chicago, Illinois ) & Baptiste Lefevre ( Cetusss ) ( Geneve, Switzerland )
pages 45-49

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9 October 2015

Cabinet de regard: Carol Rama
NO PLACE
N 45.57042°
E 9.30317
Brugherio, Italy

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23-31 July 2015

Late season Art sowing, 2015
OASIS-CONTEMPORARYARTPERFORMANCE
curated by Laure Keyrouz
new Centro di Arte Contemporanea ZACC
Villa della Zonca Garden
Arcade, Italy

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6 June 2015

Cabinet de regard: a portion of Italian art, 2015
YEARZERO
Zurich, Switzerland

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11 April 2015

Art sowing: Petit Swiss, 2015
Albero diametro 22, 2015, Veronica Tanzi
Alga Alimenia, Halymenia Dichotoma, 2015, Miki Tallone
Asphaltflowers, 2014, Anna Kanai
Brainflower, 2014, Zeljka Marusic
Divine pine, 2011, Mirjam Wanner
It is not intended to be anything but a tree to be seen, 2015, Hektor Mamet
Lavender, 2014, Erica Diazoni
Radici, 2015, Aglaia Haritz
Tree of the knowledge of good only, 2015, Cetusss
curated by Elisa Bollazzi in collaboration with Hubert Renard

Cabinet de regard: Petit Swiss, 2015

Merkur Garten
Kreuzplatz, Zurich, Switzerland

pressrelease
post on the NYC artist Vincent Romaniello’s blog
Guide Legrand: review of the buffet
photo dossier

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6 – 8 March 2015
SINGOLARE PLURALE
Art sowing on demand: Salade, 2013, Olga Theuriet
curated by Paola Bisio
Studio Roberta Toscano
Turin, Italy

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February 2015
short tale Una stanza tutta per me
Inchiostro e pietra 3, art poetry philosophy magazine
curated by Laure Keyrouz
pdf

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13 December 2014

Art sowing
La Casaforte SB
Naples, Italy
pressrelease
photo dossier

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23 – 26 October 2014

Trittico, 2014
Exchange Rates
Bushwick, Brooklyn New York
Centotto Gallery
pressrelease

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3-20 July 2014

ZOOART 2014
Hubert Renard & Microcollection selected project
Art Breeding Ground
Giardini Fresia
Cuneo, Italy

Vincent Romaniello’s Blog, NYC
blog by Domenico Olivero
photo dossier

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22 June 2014

PICNIC@THE HAUNTED HOUSE.
curated by Giovanni Bai/museoteo and Ermanno Cristini/riss(e)
Microcollection Conceptual Cake
Gavirate, Italy

pressrelease

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14 June 2014

Art sowing: 7 metre tree, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone
Alpine Botanic Garden Vivione
Paisco Loveno, Italy
curated by Francesca Conchieri and Mauro Cossu

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9-16 May 2014

Cabinet de regard: Nature, 2014
” là // qua vene e bacini ”
curated by Francesca Conchieri and Mauro Cossu

photo dossier

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4 April 2014

Cabinet de regard: Nature
7-meter tree, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone
Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
Fractas Flowerfields, 2008, Line Bergseth
Garden, 2008, Cesare Biratoni
Indian lilac, 2011, Hubert Renard
Artist vegetable garden, 2010, Maria Rebecca Ballestra
Phosphorescent Yellow Roses. Woody, 2009, Jeanne Silverthorne
The Garden, 1991-92, Paul McCarthy
SAPERE – SAPORE
Museo Civico Palazzo Borea d’Olmo
Sanremo, Italy

flyer
photo dossier

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2 March 2014

METTI IN CIRCOLO IL PITTORE
Guided tours to Microcollection Art sowings
3 metre Tree, 1986-89, Giuseppe Penone
7 meter tree, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone
Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
The Garden, 1991-92, Paul McCarthy
Paradise tree, 1972, Gino Marotta
Hidden Garden, 2009, Antonio O’Connell
Villa Gonzaga Garden
Olgiate Olona, Italy

guided tours conducted by Mattia Capelletti and Annamaria Guidi

photo dossier

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1 March 2014

ARTE è DONNA
Art sowing: Women
China rose, 2008, Raffaella Bandera
Devi piegarti verso ciò che raccogli. Il seme gettato, 2012, Annamaria Di Giacomo e Stefania Zocco
The secret tree, 2010, Miriam Broggini
Water Violet, 1999, Manuela Martines
The naked Garden, 2008, Reinhard Kropf & Siv Helena Stangeland
Centro esposizioni Tante Cose
Busto Arsizio, Italy

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7 February-30 March 2014

Art sowing on demand: Art
curated by Rachele Abbate and Maria Rebecca Ballestra
SAPERE-SAPORE
Museo Civico Palazzo Borea d’Olmo
Sanremo, Italy

23 November – 22 December 2013
With a Little Help from My Friends
Museo Maga
Gallarate, Italy

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3-24 November 2013

Cabinet de regard: journey into fragility
Future Nature Culture-Rebecca Ballestra
curated by Sara Rees
Goat Major Projects
Cardiff, UK

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4 October 2013

Spazio Novella Guerra / Annalisa Cattani
Imola, Italy
PRIERE DE TOUCHER
Giulia Brivio, Ermanno Cristini, Patrizia Giambi, Microcollection
photo dossier

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4 October 2013

Art sowing: Miscellanea, 2013
PERFORMAFESTIVAL
curated by Jean-Marie Reynier
Losone Switzerland
photo dossier

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28 July 2013

Cabinet de regard; Journey into Fragility
Science Museum MUSE
Trento, Italy

photo dossier

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30 April 2013

Microcollection in
Combinatoria curated by Claudio Ruggieri Pintapiuma
Circolo degli Artisti
Turin, Italy
pressrelease

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16 March 2013
Grand Show
Giancarlo Norese
Microgallery
Tirana, Albania
photo dossier

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16 March 2013

Hubert Renard & Microcollection
Jeunes pousses d’Italie
Art sowing: Jeunes pousses d’Italie:
Wild Garlic, 2011, Ermanno Cristini
Paradise tree, 2011, Gino Marotta
The 7-metre tree, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone
Sea Algae, 1999, Sergio Racanati
Anastatica sensibile, 2012, Daniela Di Maro
Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
Ivy Bar, 2011, Giancarlo Norese
Crazy Beans, 2003, Gianni Caravaggio
Post Human Garden, Maria Rebecca Ballestra
Mysterious Seeds, 2011, Ettore Favini
curated by Hubert Renard

CDLA Centre des livres d’artistes
Saint-Yrieix-La-Perche, France
pressrelease
CDLAblog
Interview/Video
Vincent Romaniello’s Blog, NYC
Guide Legrand:review of the opening aperitif
photo dossier

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12 January 2013

Cabinet de regard: Lucio Fontana, 2013
curated by motelb
Spazio Pachiderma
Brescia, Italy

guided tours conducted by Valentina Andreatta and Matteo Facchini, students at Laba,
Libera Accademia di Belle Arti di Brescia
article Artribune
photo dossier

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20 October 2012
Il Funesto Demiurgo
Komà ArtGallery
Montagano, Italy

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15 September 2012

Art sowing: group show, 2012
Arspolis 2
Lugano, Switzerland

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13-14 July 2012

Cabinet de regard: MicroItalics
Progetto Albume
curated by Stefano Venezia
Cuneo, Italy
photo dossier

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19 May 2012

Guided tours to 31 March Art Sowing :
Tree of 3 metres, 1986-89, Giuseppe Penone
Tree of 7 metres, 1980-82, Giuseppe Penone
Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
The Garden, 1991-92, Paul McCarthy
Paradise Tree, 1972, Gino Marotta
Hidden Garden, 2009, Antonio O’Connell
Giardini Estensi
Varese, Italy

guided tours conducted by 6 students of Liceo Artistico Frattini
photo dossier

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17-22 aprile 2012

Cabinet de regard: Tree of 3 metres, 1988-89,Giuseppe Penone
Art Sowing: Tree of 3 metres, 1988-89, Giuseppe Penone
Art Sowing Kit , 2012 Multiple 25/25

FuoriSarpi / Fuori è verde
China town, Milan, Italy

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25 October 2011 forever

Art sowing: Vegetable Garden
Wild Garlic, 2010, Ermanno Cristini
Watermelons, 1984, Piero Gilardi
Crazy Beans, 2003, Gianni Caravaggio

Lisson Gallery Garden
Milan, Italy

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2011

LibertyWeekend
Cabinet de regard: fragmented story
Art sowing: fragmented story
Palace Grand Hotel
Varese, Italy

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22 May 2011
Dissiparty
Parco Morselli
Gavirate, Italy

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Spazio d’attesa
Artist: Elisa Bollazzi/Microcollection: Architects: Francesca Scalise, Andrea Bollazzi, Alessandra Tondini, Elena Villa
International PAV PRIZE 2011
Turin, Italy

Group show: all projects
2 July 2011
Group Show/ artists selected
Parco Arte Vivente,
Turin, Milan

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2010

Il museo dei Musei
Cabinet de regard: fragmented story, 1990-2010
Lambretto Art Project
Milan, Italy

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Utopia of an invisible museum


Cabinet de regard: Waiting Flowerbed, 2010
Semina d’arte: Aiuola d’attesa, 2010
curated by Alessandro Castiglioni
Terra Arte e Radici
Associazione culturale ALEPH
Castello di Jerago, Italy

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ArtParty Sferica 2010
curated by Marcello Morandini
Civico Museo d’Arte Moderna
Castello di Masnago, Italy
Pressrelease Novel La Sfera Bio  

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2009

The Guest and the Intruder: Kristine Alksne and Microcollection, next to you, Varese, Italy
10 – a generation of artists’ books, Archives, O’Artoteca, Milan, Italy
Temporary Kunsthalle Lugano by Al Fadhil, Homage to Not Vital, Lugano, Switzerland
Artblitz, Art sowing, night time, somewhere in Busto Arsizio, Italy
Contemporary Art Lottery, La Cosa, Vegetali Ignoti, La Ciocca Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
AERA, ExpoPromenade ‘09, Cabinet de regard: MicroItalics, Pau, France
Roaming,
MicroItalics, 91mQ Gallery, Berlin, Germany
KUNSTbrulè LX , Cabinet de regard: solo show: Kristina Braein , Brugherio, Italy
Boite, Marcel Duchamp Boite-en-Valise 1935
Roaming, Cabinet de regard: MicroItalics, La Rada, Locarno, Switzerland

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2008

Apartment Art 06, Cabinet de regard: Lucio Fontana, Solbiate Arno, Italy
04 October Contemporary Art Day: Microcollection participates in the virtual debate on art dematerialization: Art dematerialization. Immateriality, relational research and new technologies organized by Marcello Mazzella. Participants: S. Barzaghi, A. Castiglioni, E. Cristini, V. Cuomo, S. Falci, J.B. Farkas, galleria Diecidue, L. Giuranna, A. Gurita, Microcollection, Mme Duplok, G. Mollet-Viéville.
Roaming, Cabinet de regard: Anish Kapoor, 24 May 1990
, Manifesta 7, Bozen, Italy
Roaming, Cabinet de regard: Name Diffusion
, Musée d’art et d’histoire de St Denis, Paris, France
Roaming, Cabinet de regard: Clonation La casa di Lucrezio, Giulio Paolini, Assab One, Milan, Italy
Microcollection is 18 years old today: special Cabinet de regard, AR/GE Kunst Gallery, Bozen, Italy

AERA, Cabinet de regard: The Italian Art in the second half of the Twentieth Century, Pau, France
Apartment Art 05, Cabinet de regard: Conceptual Experiences, Milan, Italy
Apartment Art 04, Cabinet de regard: Conceptual Experiences, Milan, Italy

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2007

KUNSTbrulè 2.0, Cave Elisam , Ternate, Italy
Apartment Art 03, Cabinet de Regard, Ternate, Italy
Apartment Art 02, Cabinet de Regard, Legnano, Italy
L’esperienza della Trasformazione, Cabinet de regard: Frammentaria, GAM, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Gallarate, Italy

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2006

Apartment Art 01, Cabinet de Regard, Busto Arsizio, Italy
XV Biennale de Paris, curated by Alexandre Gurita, Paris, France
Filo d’Arianna, Memoli Arte Contemporanea, Maratea, Italy

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2005

Installazioni in QdiQuadro, Memoli Arte Contemporanea, Busto Arsizio, Italy

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1994

Grancia d’Argento, Premio internazionale d’Arte Contemporanea, Rapolano Terme, Italy
L’invasione degli ultrapiccoli, curated by Alessandra Galletta, Galleria Transepoca, Milan, Italy

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1993

Substitutions Logistiques, curated by Manuela Gandini, Galerie Arcade, Nice, France
Inventario 2, Loft, Valdagno, Italy

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1992

Solo show, V. S. V. Gallery, Turin, Italy
Fin du siècle, Luciano Inga-Pin Gallery, Milan, Italy

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1991

Up to £ 500.000, Galleria di Porta Ticinese, Milan, Italy
Per un’asta diversa, Nuova Brerarte, Milan, Italy
Sotto Osservazione, curated by Edoardo Di Mauro, Spazio Baldassini, Gubbio, Italy
Villa Gioiosa, curated by Mario Gorni, Villa Gioiosa, Cormano, Italy

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1990

Solo show, Galleria Pinta, Genoa, Italy
Juliet ten years mega party show, Galleria Diecidue, Milan, Italy
Openings, Gallery Night, Milan, Italy