LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
DATE OF BIRTH
Federica Zianni (Rome, 1993). In 2012 she moved to Milan in order to attend the triennium of Sculpture at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera. Her sculptural works, initially representational, have evolved into organic and abstract artworks.
She achieved her Bachelor of Arts degree in sculpture in 2015 cum laude. In the same year, she exhibits at the Science and Technology Museum in Milan with Arnaldo Pomodoro, in an exhibition curated by Marco Meneguzzo. She attended the Hochschule für Bildende Künste of Dresden with Wilhelm Mundt and Nikolai Castern, until 2017. She has attended her Master’s Degree program of the Scuola di Scultura with professor Vittorio Corsini at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera. She got her Master of Arts in sculpture in 2018 cum laude.
During 2018 she participates in art awards of international relevance as Combat Prize, Vittorio Viviani Prize, and Comel Prize for which she receives an honourable mention.
In 2019 she wins the Prs Talent Prize and the Rospigliosi Prize for the category under 30. In June, she exhibits at the GIFA (International Foundry Trade Fair) in Düsseldorf, shows her sculptures at the Swiss Art Expo in Zurigo, and she is a finalist at Artrooms Award in London.
During 2020 she exhibits for the first time at the Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Roma Capitale. She is a finalist at the Malamegi LAB15 Art Prize, at the Weir Gabbioneta Award, she wins the Arts in Rome Prize and at the Fregellae Sculpture Prize for which she wins the 2nd prize.
WHO I AM
I work mainly through the sculpture. I deal with the theme of identity and mourning
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