Seb Patane (b. 1970, Catania, Italy) lives and works in London. Studied MA Fine Art at Goldsmiths, University of London and BA Fine Art at Central St. Martins Collage of Art and Design. Patane's work is mainly constituted by pared-down tableaux made up of drawings and adapted found imagery and objects, as well as sound. Awards include the ACAVA First Base Award 2003). Select solo exhibitions include The 99.9 Gallery, Guatemala Cita, Guatemala (2017); SP-Arte, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2016); As Unreal as Everything Else, Museu Civico, Castelbuono, Palermo, Italy (2015); Abdomen, Fonti, Naples (2014); The Foreigners Stand Still, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome (2013); Year of The Corn, China Art Objects, Los AngelesLa Kunsthalle (2011); Mulhouse, Mulhouse, France (2011); Maureen Paley, London (2009); China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles (2008); and Tate Britain, London (2007). Select group exhibitions include Hamburg Kunstverein, Hamburg, Germnay (2017); Galerie Karsten Greve, Paris, FR (2017); BOCS, Catania, Italy (2017); Fonti, Naples (2017); Sweet Sixteen, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, California, USA (2015); The Influence of Furniture on Love, Wysing Centre, Bourn, Cambridge, UK (2014); Portrait of the artist as a young (wo)man, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Italy (2014); Annals of the twenty ninth century, Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn, Cambridge, UK (2014); Girls Can Tell, GAK, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany (2013); new work, Sprovieri, London (2013); Cara Domani, works from the Ernesto Esposito collection, Mambo, Museo d’arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy (2013); Cosmic Laughter, timewave zero, then what?, Ursula Blickle Stiftung Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany (2013); History I never lived through (Indirect Witness), Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli (2012);, Italy Utopia Gesamtkunstwerk, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria (2012); Performative Attitudes, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Switzerland (2010); Contemporary Drawing Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York (2009); Wunderkammer: A Century of Curiosities, MoMA, New York (2008); Archaeology of Mind, Malmö Art Museum (2008); Yours Mine Ours, University of Essex, Colchester, UK (2008); and Salon Nouveau, Engholm Engelhorn, Vienna (2007).
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