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Gaetano Pesce



Biography

Gaetano Pesce is born in 1939 in La Spezia, Italy.
He lives and works in New-York, United-States.



Solo exhibitions

2019
- JE SUIS CONTENT D'ÊTRE ICI, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Brussels

2018
- Gaetano Pesce : Il Tempo Multidisciplinare, Palazzo della Ragione, Padua, Italy

2017
- Gaetano Pesce : Architettura e Fugurazione, Ducal Palace of Mantua, Italy
- Gaetano Pesce, Five techniques for glass, Glass Museum, Murano, Italy

2016
- Gaetano Pesce : Molds (Gelati Misti), Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, United-States - -Maestà Tradita, Museo Novecento, Florence, Italy

2015
- Performance nell’installazione : La Cucina Luogo di Passione, Curator : Germano Celant, Triennial – Design Museum, Milan, Italy

2014
- Gaetano Pesce : Il tempo della Diversità, National museum of 21st-century arts (MAXXI), Rome, Italy

2011
- L’Italia in Croce di Gaetano Pesce, Curator : Vittorio Sgarbi, Italian Pavillon, 54th Venice Biennial, Italy

2008
- Quattro armadi e un tavolo di Gaetano Pesce, Pink Pavillon, Curator : Derya Yücel, Bovisa Triennial, Italy

2005
- Il Rumore del Tempo (The Sound of Time), Triennial - Design Museum, Milan, Italy
- Gaetano Pesce : Pushing the Limits, Philadelphia Museum of Art , Philadelphia, United-States
- Il Rumore del Tempo (The Sound of Time), Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany
- H2O. Gaetano Pesce, Modern Art Institute of Valencià (IVAM), Valencià, Spain

2002
- Nobody’s Perfect, Gaetano Pesce for Zerodisegno, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
- Invisible City, XXth Triennial, Milan, Italy

1998
- The presence of objects : Gaetano Pesce, Decorative and Design Museum, Montreal, Canada

1997
- Gaetano Pesce : Currents 69, Saint Louis Art Museum, United-States

1996
- Gaetano Pesce. Le temps des questions, National museum of mordern art, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

1992
- Gaetano Pesce. Five techniques for glass / CIRVA experiences, Centre de la Vieille Charité, Marseille, France

1991
- Gaetano Pesce. Multi-disciplinary work, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

1986
- Gaetano Pesce, 1975-1985, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MAMCS), Strasbourg, France

1984
- Gaetano Pesce, Architecture and Industrial Design, Decorative and Design Museum, Montreal, Canada

1979
- Project for a Skyscraper in Manhattan, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States

1975
- Gaetano Pesce, Le futur est peut-être passé ?, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France

1970
- Nouveaux Espaces, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France

1965
- Proposal 65, Museum of Central Finland (Keski-Suomen museo), Jyväskylä, Finland



Group exhibitions

2019
- 10 ans, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Brussels
- Exposition d’été, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Brussels
- Exposition estivale,

2017
- Une maison de verre - Le CIRVA, International Research Centre for Glass and Visual Arts, Musée Cantini, Marseille, France

2015
- New Territories : Laboratories for Design. Craft and Art in Latin America, Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), New-York, United-States
- Trésors de sable et de feu. Verre et cristal aux Arts Décoratifs, XIVème - XXIème siècle, Musée des ArtS Décoratifs, Paris, France

2013
- Pop Art Design, Mordern Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

2012
- 9 + 1 Ways of Being Political : 50 Years of Political Stances in Architecture and Urban Design, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States

2008
- Formless Furniture, MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art , Vienna, Autria
- Dreamland : Architectural Experiments Since the 1970’s, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States

2003
- Inside Design Now, The National Design Triennial, The Cooper-Hewitt – Smithsonian Design Museum, New-York, United-States
- US Design : 1975-2000, travelling exhibition : Denver Art Museum (DAM), United-States ; Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, United-States ; The Bass Museum of Art, Miami, United-States ; Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), New-York, United-States

2002
-The Changing of the Avant-Garde : Visionary Architectural Drawings from the Howard Gilman Collection, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States

1997
- Designed for Delight : Alternative aspects of twentieth-century decorative arts, travelling exhibition : Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, Canada ; Cincinnati Art Museum, United-States ; Fine Arts Museum of Montreal (MBAM), Montreal, Canada ; Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
- Architecture et Industrie, National museum of mordern art, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

1996
- CIRVA : le verre, 10 ans de création à Marseille, Centre de la Vieille Charité, Marseille, France

1995
- Mutant Materials in Contemporary Design, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States
- Couleur et transparence, Chefs-d’œuvre du verre contemporain, Musée national de Céramique, Sèvres, France ; Lieu d’Art et Action contemporaine (LAAC), Dunkerque, France

1993
- CIRVA : le verre, une manière de faire, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, France

1979
- Transformations in Modern Architecture, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States

1972
- Italy : the New Domestic Landscape. Achievements and Problems of Italian Design, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New-York, United-States