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Nicola Fornoni (1990 Brescia, IT) has been dedicating to performance art since 2013. In the last period he exhibited his work to Bergamo (IT), in a collective show by the title FROM STAGE TO SCREEN located at Laboratorio 31 art gallery curated by Alberto Ceresoli and Carmela Cosco.

Before that he took part to Parole di Pelle, a collective exhibition curated by Eva Comuzzi and Orietta Masin at Magazzini del Sale, Villa Ottelio Savorgnan, Rivignano Teor, Udine, (IT).


In the 2022 He took part of UNDER SCAR an art residency curated by VestAndPage in Forte Marghera,, Venice IT. in the 2022 he performed to Meccaniche della Meraviglia, in a solo show named Take a Breath and let it go in MOCA, palace curated by Camilla Remondina e Melania Raimondi, Brescia, IT. on the 2021 he took part of the shooting of STRATA movie, a work by VestAndPage. In the 2019 has been invited to perform at Grace Exhibition Space curated by Jill McDermid and Erik Hokanson, at Brooklyn, New York (USA) with aim to create a durational or short performance within New York view some months before he showed to SOMA ART SPACE at Berlin, curated by Nabi Nara. In the 2018 year he performed and exposed in his first solo exhibition called Fuckdermia at the Vaku Project Space, Bergamo (IT) it has been characterized by eight video-performances, three video frames and one performance with the same title of the exhibition. Last year he has been selected to LADA screen contest 2018 by Live Art Development Agency, London (UK), at Starptelpa, Riga Performance Art Festival curated by Simona Orinska, Riga (LV) and PAS 2018 festival de performance art de Bogotà curated by Fernando Pertuz (CO); During 2017 he performed in Italy and abroad, received first Prize in silver category in Performance-live art of Premio Adrenalina, curated by Ferdy Colloca, Rome (IT), in the same year He performed to 136.10 hertz, 4th International performance art week-end of Berlin curated by Luisa Catucci and Dagmar L.Glaunitzer-Smith at Luisa Catucci Gallery, Berlin (DE). He has been invited to CORPO V Historicize, curated by Sibilla Panerai and Ivan D’Alberto at Spazio Matta, Pescara (IT) including performance documentation within CAPPA- Centro di Archiviazione e Promozione della performing art. He took a video conference in a Talk, curated by Hector Canonge with Queen Museum of New York (USA). His performances talk about body's themes relevant to the artist's life and social issues. He always wants to challenge himself thinking to the performance art as a natural remedy and source of freedom. His intent is to change society with people's mind and show the force of the body without remorse. His works have been exhibited and performed to Humain Body, Angst, curated by Francesca Sand at la Capela, Paris (FR), to Harvest Mind curated by Dagmar L. Glausnitzer-Smith to Raume at Braunschweig (DE), to Tactile Bodies, curated by Nicolina Stylianou at the Sensorium Space of Nicosia (CY), to 3th Venice International Performance Art Week curated by VestAndPage at Venice (IT), with many of the most important body artist as Franko B, Marina Abramovic, Orlan, Stelarc, Marcelli Antunez Roca and others. EJECT, V festival international de video performance curated by Pancho Lopez, Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Ciudad de Mexico (MX), to the Festival Muscopio-video arte itinerante de Mexico (MX), to PAS Festival de performance art de Bogotá curated by Fernando Pertuz (CO), and in many cities as Rome, Milan, Ferrara, Jakarta, Belo Horizonte, Ciudad de Mexico and others. He worked with Kyrahm, an international italian performance artist, in her performance Ecce (H)omo, Guerrieri at Palazzo Falletti, Rome (IT )

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