virginia panichi
Fine Arts, Italy
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Brief Summary
Born in Florence (Italy)in 1981 where she lives and works.
A level in fashion at the Istituto d’Arte and graduates in painting at the Accademia di Belle Arti of Florence. She then attends the Institute of Photography in Milan.
Her artwork is mainly dedicated to portrait with the use of photography. She prepares stage theatrical performances using makeup, clothes and scenarios.
Her latest artwork is considered to be a journey around the contemporary human body.
A body in continuous mutation, migrating towards multiple identities. Creating a boundary area between reality and appearance, symptom of significant mutations.
Her artwork is full of symbols, gestures and objects. With elegant movements with very strong significances influenced by many different cultures from which we grab without understanding. They talk about a destabilizing confusion of belonging.
He participated in the 54 VENICE BIENNIAL and is currently working with several galleries in Italy and abroad, has exhibited in various group and solo since 2000. 
Venice Biennal
Wannabee Gallery
Sagallo Art station
Galleria paci arte 
Galleria Marchina
Galleria Infantellina
Galleria il Torchio

Professional Experience

2001  Istituto Statale d’Arte, specialization “MODA”- whit
                            valutation 78 /100.
2007: Graduates in the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze, whit
                           valutation 110 and Lode.

2008-2009: Graduate in the Istituto Italiano di Fotografia, Milano whit valutation 30/30.

Solo Exhibition:

2011: Solo Exhibition "Prospettive inattese", Tepidarium del Roster, edited by Anna Balzani, October, Florence

2011: Solo Exhibition"Imago suspensa", Galleria Marchina. Brescia, September

2011:           Solo Exhibition "MutaAzione", space Lato, edited by Kathrin Tschurtschenthaler. Prato, June

2011:            Solo Exhibition at the fair "MIA",edited by Martina Corniati Super Studio Più, Milano, May.

2010: Solo Exhibition "Identà mobile", Sangallo Art Station Gallery, Florence, Novemer

2009: Solo Exhibition "Dialogo al limite del giardino" , Gallery Wannabee (MI), May.

Collective exhibition:

2011:           Esposizione alla fiera "ART VERONA" , Ottobre.

2011: 54° Biennale of Venice, Padiglione Italy, Center for the contemporany artLuigi Pecci, edited by Vittorio Sgarbi. Prato, July.

2011:           Exhibition at the fair "THE ROAD OF CONTEMPORARY ART" , a cura di Ilari Valbonesi Roma, May.

2011:           Biennale of Alessandria Videofotografia Contemporanea, Exhibition "Regarde moi", Alessandria, May.

2011:            Bergamo Arte Fiera, Galleria Sangallo Art station, January

2011:            Exhibition "Visibiliars, fuori e dentro l'immagine", edited by Valerio Dehò. Le Murate , Firenze, January

2010:            Exhibition “Face art” Galleria IROKO, Milano,May.

2010:            Exhibition “Interferenze digitali” fondazione cassa di Oriani, Ravenna, April.

2010: Exhibition "Grup Exhibition", Infantellina Gallery, Berlin, December

2010: Exhibition "Marilin no-more", Wannabee Gallery, Milan, December

2010: Exhibition Art Fai "Immaginarte", Sangallo Art Station Gallery, Reggioemilia Novemer

2010: Exhibition on Art Fair "Mint", Sangallo Art Station Gallery, Milan, Novemer

2010: Exhibition "Face Art", Iroko Gallery, Milan,

2010: Exhibition “Interferenze digitali” Foundation cassa Oriani,Ravenna, April.

2010: Exhibition "Italian Photography", Infantellina Gallery, Berlin, February.

2010: Exhibition "Crisis?What is the crisis?" Wannabee Gallery , Milan, February

2010: Exhibition "Foto donna" Paolo Nanni Gallery, Gennary

2009: Exhibition at the VI Feir of Reggio Emilia, Alessandro Galii Contemporany Gallery ,Bologna,November.

2009: Won the top award Tau Visual, Creative section, November.

2009: Exhibition "The Wall" , Wannabee
Gallery (MI), November.

2009: Exhibition Tourin Photo Festival (TO), October.

2009: Exhibition "38°", Gallery Torchio-Costantini Contemporanea- (MI), June.


2009: Exhibition "Love Nest", Gallery Wannabee (MI) , March.

2008: Exhibition "Male di miele", Gallery Wannabee (MI), December.
Awards and Recognition
2011: 54° Biennale of Venice, Padiglione Italy, Center for the contemporany artLuigi Pecci, edited by Vittorio Sgarbi. Prato, July.

2009: Won the top award Tau Visual, Creative section, November.

2008: Selectionated for the competition MUSAE whit Exhibition, Nola (NA),

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