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Duane Reed Gallery
Saint Louis

Alessandro Gallo
Monkey Business Evening Empire The Road
  You'll Never Walk Alone

Alessandro Gallo was born in 1974 in Genoa, Italy and is now based in Helena, Montana. After studying Law at the University of Genoa, Gallo moved to London where he studied at Saint Martin’s College of Art and at Chelsea School of Art and Design. Gallo has shown internationally and his work was featured in the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts in London and in the 54th Venice Biennale in 2011. In 2012, he was awarded a first place grant from the Virginia A. Groot Foundation. In 2014 and 2016 he had solo shows at the Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York. Alessandro was selected as a Demonstrating Artist for 2018 NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts).

1999 - 2002    Chelsea College of Art - BA (Hons) Fine Art, London, UK
1998 - 1999    Central St Martins College of Art - Foundation Course, London, UK
1993 - 1997    University of Genoa, Italy - Law Studies – not completed

Selected Exhibitions
2019   Biennale Internationale de Ceramique Contemporaine Vallauris. Vallauris, France
            Halle St.Pierre Museum. Paris, France
            Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Montgomery, AL
2018   Premio Faenza 60th Anniversary at MiC (Museo Internazionale della Ceramica). Faenza, Italy
            AMOCA, Pomona, CA
            Sacramento State University CA
2017   Northern Clay Center. Minneapolis, MN
            NCECA. Portland, OR 
            Zanesville Art Museum. Zanesville, OH
2016   National Ceramic Invitational, Sarah Traver Gallery. Seattle, WA
2015   Peters Projects. Santa Fe, NM
            Zanesville Art Museum. Zanesville, OH
2014   Gallery 224, Office for the Arts at Harvard, Allston, MA
2013   Red Star Studio, Kansas City, MO
            Seto International Ceramic and Glass Art Exchange Program 2012/2013,
Seto City Art Museum. Seto, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
            Collect Art Fair, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2012   NCECA, Seattle, WA
            Collect Art Fair, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2011   54th Venice Biennale. Italian Pavillion, Venezia, Italy
            Biennale Venezia, Regione Liguria, Genova, Italy
            Ceramic Annual of America, David, CA
            Archie Bray 60th Anniversary, Helena, MT
2010   NCECA, Philadelphia, PA
2009   Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT


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