Works

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Exhibitions

Biography

Martino Gamper

  • 1971

    Born in Merano, Italy

    Lives and works in London

  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018

    Take Me (I'm yours’), The French Academy at Villa Medici AlpiNN restaurant, Museum for Mountain Photography, Ski Resort Kronplatz, Italy

  • 2017

    Tabula Rasa, Museo del Risorgimento, Torino, Italy

    Round & Square, Brompton Design District

    Middle Chair, Pollok House, Pollok Country Park, Glasgow, Scotland

    100 Chairs in 100 Days, City Gallery Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

    Screenshot: Martino Gamper and Brigitte Niedermair, One Poultry, London, United Kingdom (Project for Dedar)

  • 2016

    Francis Upritchard and Martino Gamper, Anton Kern Gallery, New York

  • 2015

    British Art Show 8, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, England

    Transformers, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

    100 Chairs in 100 Days, The MIMOCA Foundation, Marugame, Japan

  • 2014

    Chair Lift, Showroom Moroso, Milan, Italy

    In a State of Repair, La Rinascente, Milan, Italy (with Serpentine Gallery, London)

    Martino Gamper: design is a state of mind, Touring exhibition, Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London (2014); Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin (2015); Museion, Bolzano (2015)

  • Tu casa, mi casa, The Modern Institute, Aird's Lane, Glasgow

    100 Chairs in 100 Days, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

  • 2011

    Condominium, Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy

  • 2009

    U.F.O Art & Design, NRW Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany

  • 2008

    Total Trattoria, Aram Gallery, London, United Kingdom

    Receiving, Wright, Chicago, IL

  • 2007

    Confronting the Chair, Design Museum, London, United Kingdom

  • 2006

    Chairs for Walking-Chair, Walking-Chair Gallery, Vienna, Austria

  • GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018

    Joints, Spazio Maiocchi, Milan, Italy

    Designers select designers - Aram gallery 15th anniversary show, Aram Gallery, London, United Kingdom

    Open House, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

  • 2017

    Kvalitář Gallery, Prague

  • 2016

    16a Quadriennale D’Arte, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy

    Below Stairs, Sir John Soane's Museum, London, United Kingdom

  • 2015

    Transformers, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

    British Art Show 8, Touring exhibition, Leeds Art Gallery (2015 - 2016), Edinburgh (2016), Norwich (2016), Southampton (2016 - 2017)

  • 2014

    House Party with Dzek, Kate Macgarry, London, United Kingdom

    On the Devolution of Culture, 83 Page Street, London, United Kingdom

    Edge of the Seat: The Artist, Large Glass, London, United Kingdom

    Period Room, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

  • 2013

    Monacopolis, Nouveau Musèe National de Monaco

    Jason Dodge/ Martino Gamper, American Academy, Rome

    ICA Off-Site: A Journey Through London Subculture: 1980s to Now, ICA, The Old Selfridges Hotel, London, United Kingdom

  • 2012

    Metamorphosis: le collezioni Moroso fra design e arti visive, Casa Cavazzini, Museo di Arte Moderna

    e Contemporanea di Udine, Udine

    A drawing while waiting for an idea, Large Glass, London

    Synesthesia, M+B, Los Angeles

    Bauhaus Live, Aram Gallery, London, United Kingdom

    Scott Burton, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy

    Glow Rod Tanning with.., Gio Marconi, Milan, Italy

    Material, Salon 94 Freemans, New York, NY

    D'Apres Giorgio, Casa Museo Giorgio de Chirico, Rome, Italy

    Bench Years, V&A Musuem, London (London Design Festival commission)

    Le Sentiment des Choses/ The Feeling of Thing, Le Plateau, Paris, France

  • 2011

    The Feeling of Things, FRAC, Ile - de - France Le Plateau, Paris, France

    Totem and Taboo, Quartier21, Vienna, Austria

    Gesamtkunstandwerk, Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington, new Xealand

    Overlap; An Exhibition About Art and Design, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen

    Stealing the Senses, Govett-Brewster Gallery, New Zealand

    Atomi, Nilufar Gallery, Salone del Mobile, Milan, Italy

    Glass Scene, Villa Noailles, Hyres

    KnowHow, Campbell Works, London, United Kingdom

    MetaDomestic, Landesgalerie, Linz, Austria

    New Olds, Design Museum, Holen

    Reason Design Emotion, Beijing International Design Triennial, Beijing, China

  • 2010

    SI- Sindrome Italiana, Magasin Centre National d'Art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, France

    21x21. 21 artisi per il 21 secolo, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo per l'Arte, Torino, Italy

    100 Chairs en 100 Jours de 100 Mani, Englise Saint-Pierre, Site Le Corbusier de Firminy

    Book Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, England

    Design By Performance, Z33, Hasselt, Belgium

    Get It Louder, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, British Council, London

    Keep Your Seat, GAMeC, Turin, Italy

    Totem and Taboo, Sant, Milan, Italy

  • 2009

    Ciao Milano!, Mehdi Chouakri, Berlin, Germany

    2nd Triennial of Contemporary Art, Fashion and Design, Hasselt Triennial, Hasselt, Belgium

    Feierabend: Francis Upritchard, Martino Gamper, Karl Fritsch, Kate Macgarry, London, United Kingdom

    Boule to Braid curated by Richard Wentworth, Lisson Gallery, London, United Kingdom

    Chair Arch, V&A Musuem, London, United Kingdom

    Gio Ponti Translated, Nilufar Gallery, Milan, Italy

    Sitting and Seating, Nilufar Gallery, Milan, Italy

    Stanze e Camere + 100 Chairs in 100 Days, Triennale Design Museum, Milan, Italy

    Super Contemporary, Design Museum, London, United Kingdom

  • 2008

    Nowhere/Now/Here, Laboral, Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial

    Undiszipliniert / Undisciplined, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

    Manifesta 7, Manifesta 7 Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy

    The Flight of the Dodo, Project Art Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

    Prototypes & Experiments, Aram Gallery, London, United Kingdom

    Designer of the Year, Design Museum, London, United Kingdom

    Mollino-Gamper, Frieze Art Fair, London (With Salon 94)

    Salone del Mobile, Nilufar Gallery, Milan, Italy

    Wouldn't It Be Nice, Somerset House, London, United Kingdom

    Wouldn't It Be Nice, Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2007

    Wouldn't It Be Nice, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

    A 100 chairs in 100 Days, 5 Cromwell Place, London, United Kingdom

    Cose, Galleria Prisma, Bolzano

    Getting it Louder, Guangzhou, China (British Council traveling exhibition)

    Gio Ponti Translate by Martino Gamper, Nilufar Gallery, Milan

    If Gio Only Knew, Design Miami/ Basel, Basel (design performance)

  • 2006

    Miss-Fit, Freiraum Museumsquartier, Vienna

    No Entry, Chain, Chain, Chain Gallery, London (with Ron Arad)

    Talents, Ambiente Messe, Frankfurt

    Tigenes, National Gallery, Oslo

  • 2005

    Book Corner at Frieze Lounge exhibition design, Frieze Art Fair, London

    Zoo Art Fair, London (in collaboration with M+R Gallery)

    Britain Loves Fashion, Chongqing, China (British Council traveling exhibition)

  • 1990

    Martino, Rainer, Maki & Kajsa say: Guten Apetitt, Design Mai, Berlin

 
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