Luca Di Luzio

Biography

Born in Rome in 1986, he received his BFA from the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence and his MFA from the Accademia di Belle Arti in Rome. In 2009 he won the scholarship Summer Art at California State University Fresno in the USA. In 2013 he had two residencies: C.A.M.A.C. in Marnay sul Seine (France) and at the Gallery Hommes in Rotterdam (Holland). In 2008 he presented his first solo show Apparenza(e) at Art in Progress of Florence. In 2010 he exhibited at the group exhibition Cocktail d’arte at the space Segni Mutanti Arte Contemporanea of Rome and at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence. In 2013 he was selected for the group exhibition Maps and Flags, CK12 A.I.R. Open Studio in Rotterdam. Between 2015 and 2016 he participates at other group shows organized in Rome at the Angelica Library, at MACRO, and at the Museo delle Mura. The same year he exhibited at The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design of Wroclaw, and the 2017 he was selected for From Rome, Great Far Beyond in Philadelphia (USA).

In 2015 he began his Atlas Ego Imago Mundi project, printing his body on large sheets of paper, creating an imaginary atlas and maps.The theme of this work is the human body, its profound ambiguity, and its role as the main subject of our experiencing of the world and at the same time as a part of the world, coming from the same substance. In settember 2017 he will present his solo show dedicated to Atlas Ego Imago Mundi at the Auditorium Parco della Musica of Roma.