About

ANNA BORGHI
Born in 1980, lives and works in Istanbul (Turkey)

EDUCATION
2004 Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Painting, Milan (Italy)
2011 Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, Cultural Heritage, Milan (Italy)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2004 Suburbs, Dep Art Gallery, Milan, Italy
2005 Contemporary Landscape, Previtali Gallery, Milan, Italy
2007 Contemporary Energy, Coinè, Forlì, Italy
2009 Borghi, La Vetrata Gallery, Rome, Italy
2013 Heavy Rain, Embassy of Italy in Hanoi, Hanoi, Vietnam
2016 Fall, Fell, Fallen. To fall down nowadays, Pasaj, Istanbul, Turkey

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selected)
2004 Art Prize finalist, Palazzo della Permanente, Milan
2005 Exodus Tremend’art, Palazzo della Ragione, Milan
Tracce, Riparte, Dep Art Gallery, Rome
2006 First, Dep Art Gallery, Milan
Profilo Art Prize winner, Profilo Bank, Milan
2007 Landscape, 35 Gallery Contemporary Art, Rieti
Morlotti Prize, Imbersago
Contemporary art, Dep Art Gallery, Forli’
2008 Buste dipinte, Dal Verme Theater, Milan
Bergamo Arte Fiera, Dep Art Gallery, Bergamo
2009 An italian journey, Calandra Contemporary Art, Manarola
2011 ArtVerona, Dep Art Gallery, Verona
2014 Bologna Arte Fiera, Menhir Contemporary Art, Bologna
ArtVerona, Menhir Contemporary Art, Verona
2015 Corbada, Pasaj, Tarlabasi Istanbul
2016 4th Istanbul Children and Youth Biennial, Istanbul
2016 Art House, Collective, Skhoder, Albania
2017 CTO 5th edition, Pasaj, Besiktas, Istanbul

GRANTS/SELECTIONS
2004 Art Prize, Palazzo della Permanente, Milan
2005 Exodus Tremend’art, Palazzo della Ragione, Milan
2006 Profilo Art Prize, Profilo Bank, Milan
2008 Morlotti Prize, Imbersago, Milan
2016 Selected artist from Fondazione Pistoletto- Unidee at the module “The encounter. Reclaim the potentiality of affection”, Fondazione Pistoletto (Italy)- Art House (Albania)

SITE-SPECIFIC WORKS, WORKSHOPS (Selected)
2011 I dream, site specific installation, supported by ONG AFN Pho Cap, Hcmc (Saigon), Vietnam
2012 I’m what I do, workshop, supported by ONG AFN Binh Duong, Vietnam
2014 Sleepers, workshop, supported by NTWA association, Hcmc (Saigon), Vietnam
2015 I want to sleep well, performance, supported by NTWA association, Hcmc (Saigon), Vietnam
2016 The fall, workshops with teenagers of Tarlabasi, supported by Pasaj, Istanbul, Turkey

PUBLICATIONS (Selected)
2004 Suburbs, text by Giovanna Galli
2005 Contemporary Landscape, text by Alessandra Redaelli
2006 Profilo Art Prize
2007 Landscape, text by Stefano Castelli
2007 Contemporary Energy, text by Silvia Arfelli and Giorgio Caione
2008 Buste Dipinte, text by Luisa Castellini
2009 Borghi, text by Piero Boccuzzi
2013 Heavy Rain, text by C. A. Xuan Mai Ardia

All solo-exhibition catalogues are part of the permanent collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Library of New York