LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
DATE OF BIRTH
Giovanni Enrico Morassutti (born March 15, 1980 in Padua) is an Italian actor, theatre director, writer,cultural entrepreneur5] and artist. He is a graduate of the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia and long time student and collaborator of John Strasberg. Since 2001 he has appeared in more than 20 films including indipendent films, prime time tv and international films. As a stage actor and director he has worked in plays presented in theaters like the Cherry Lane, the Gene Frankel Theatre and La MaMa among others. Giovanni Morassutti is the founder and artistic director of Art Aia - Creatives / In / Residence which is an international art residency promoting artistic production and research that focuses on the development of the creative process and facilitates cultural exchange across borders. In the past few years he invited to work at the residency international teaching artists like John Strasberg and Italo-Palestinian artist Mustafa Sabbagh [it] who thought a photography masterclass in 2014. He also hosted several artist collectives like Marsala 11 and the Institut für Alles Mögliche of Berlin among others supporting them in the development of their work with exhibitions and open studios. In 2016 Giovanni Morassutti founded in Berlin, Art Aia-La Dolce Berlin, which is a project space that shares many crossovers with the Italian headquarters including a facilitation of cultural activities and an interest in cultural research and artistic experimentation. Several artists and artist collectives have been hosted in the Berlin affiliation space including Wyatt Mills (USA), Roger Thorp (UK) and Kaoru Shibuta (JPN).
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WHO I AM
Influenced by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Julian Schnabel, Jackson Pollock among others.
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