ANTONELLA SIGISMONDI



ANTONELLA SIGISMONDI_ Pescara - Italia

titolo: " The Capture/Rapture "

anno:  2016
dimensioni: cm 70 x 100

Gallery price:  3.500,00 euro
AGH price:     1.800,00 euro


ANTONELLA SIGISMONDI_ Pescara - Italia

titolo: " Unnamed "

anno:  2016
dimensioni: cm 100 x 100

Gallery price:  3.700,00 euro
AGH price:     1.900,00 euro


ANTONELLA SIGISMONDI
Pescara - Italia

Antonella Sigismondi was born in Pescara in 1967, raised in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, then studied and worked in Toronto and abroad, and currently resides in Pescara, Italy since 2010.


EDUCATION:

Ryerson Polytechnic University: Theatre/Acting, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA 1996-1997

Ontario College of Art and Design, (O.C.A.D.) "General Studies Program":Painting, Sculpture, Wood, Metal, Mould-Making with specialization in Glass Toronto, Ontario, CANADA 1987-1991

Architecturally Bent NeonInstructor Robert Reichart, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA 1990

York University: Faculty of Arts, North York, Ontario, CANADA 1986-1987

Tibor Nylasi: Private instruction in Drawing Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA 1984 1986


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS :

Museo d'Arte Moderna Vittoria Colonna

Solo exhibition of paintings, Series: “La Donna”, “Lo Spirito”, and “Coochie”, Performance art piece called, "Coochie Carnival", and filmed and showed Documentary film called, "Forza, Amore e Pace", curated by Doriana Vovola Pescara, Italy 2016

"CORPO Estraneo e Straniero / Arti Performative in Abruzzo”,
A Collective,Solo exhibition in He5, Pescara, Exhibited short-film "Coochie Mondi” and performance piece, "The Coochie Store", curated by Sibilla Panera and Ivan D'Alberto Pescara, Italy2013

The Gladstone Ballroom , Hung artwork outside banner during,theKaren Black Show”2009

The Gladstone Hotel, Exhibited paintings, sculptures and photography Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2009

The Whitehouse Gallery, Solo exhibit of glass and metal sculptures, Toronto, Ontario1998

Partner’s Film Co, Solo exhibit of metal and glass sculptures, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1997

Chagall’s Galleria, Sheraton Hotel, Solo exhibit of glass and metal sculptures, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 1996

The Spectator Gallery, The Hamilton Spectator., Solo exhibit of glass and metal sculptures, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 1995

Festival Italiano ‘90, glass showing at Toronto Harbourfront, Toronto,Ontario, Canada 1990


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

Exhibited 3 paintings EX AURUM, Premio D'Annunzio , Juried Exhibition,  Won an award for ‘Best Technique’ Pescara, Italy 2017

EX AURUM, Group exhibit, exhibited 2 paintings, Pescara, Italy 2016

Rosso Cinabro Galleria, Exhibited paintings in group show, Rome, Italy2016

The Gladstone Ballroom Hotel , Art-direction and outside banner,Karen Black Show”, Directed by David , Produced by Paul Rodriquez from Rue Morgue, Toronto, Canada2009

The LensFactory, Exhibited photography, Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2008

Spin Gallery, sculpture installation, Queen St., Toronto Ontario, Canada 2006

The Canadian Sculpture Centre, New members group show, Toronto, Ontario, Canada2002

The Cameron House, “The Butt Show”, group show, Toronto, Ontario,1999

The Art Centre, group exhibit, exhibited sculpture, Toronto, Ontario,, Canada1999

University of Western Ontario, group exhibit of Hamilton artists, Exhibited sculpture, London, Ontario, Canada 1999

The Drug Show, curator David O’David, Group showing of video installation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1998

The Latvian House, group show, “Apostasy” projected video installation, called “I Love You”, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1998

The Whitehouse Gallery, group show, displayed interactive video on paper, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1997

Women’s Collective Art Show, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1991

Gallery 76, “Surrender”, group showing of various glass artists from the Ontario College of Art and Design and Sheridan College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1990

International Glass Conference Show ‘89group showing of glass works, Toronto Harbourfront, Ontario, Canada 1989

Open House, Ontario College of Art, (OCAD) Toronto, Ontario, Canada1988-1991


AWARDS:

Premio D'Annunzio Internazionale di Pittura d'Abruzzo '16Coppa per Technica2016

Best Art Director for Short Film “Fermata”, Toronto2009

Tommia Vaughan-Jones Award - Excellence in Metal Arts Ontario Crafts Council 1994

A&M Wood Specialty Supply Grant Ontario Crafts Council 1994

Kingscrafts/Lady Flavelle Award Ontario Crafts Council1990

Mercedes Ceramics Award Ontario College of Art1990

OPSEU Tuition Award Ontario College of Art 1989

Provincial Chapter of lODE Tuition Award Ontario College of Art 1988

APPEARANCES AND PUBLICATIONS:

IL CENTRO/Cronaca, Pescara, Italy, "Il ‘Coochie Carnival’ va in Scena a Pescara” 2016/07/22 2016

CORPO ESTRANEO/STRANIERO/Storie Del Arti Performative InAbruzzoWritten by Ivan D'Alberto e Sibilla Penerai, Verdone Editore, pp.10, 154, 158 2015

THE RUNAWAYS, Film Acted in Principal Role, Mirama Films, Directed by Floria Sigismondi 2010

NAKED TIL NIGHT, Film, Acted in Principal role, Shahim Films,2008

APPLIED ARTS, Cover and stylist, July/August1999

THE VIEW, Hamilton, Ontario, written by Cyndi Ingle, June 20-26th issue 1997

ROGERS, Cable 14 Television, Interview1996

CITYTV, “Fax”, host Teresa Roncon, May 22nd,1995

HAMILTON THIS MONTH, “50 Hottest PeopleWe Know”,

Compiled by Arthur Kelly, Jacqueline Lealess, Tony Black and Jamie Bond, Spring Issue,

pp. 431995

NOW MAGAZINE, “TorontoTalk”, written by Rosie Levine, December 22-28th issue,

pp.431995

THE HAMILTON SPECTATOR. “Now Entertainment”, written by Jeff Mahoney

December 20th issue , Section D, 1994

FLARE MAGAZINE, “Balancing Act”, September issue, pp.16 , 1990

CABLE 47, “Mario Deviata”, host Mario Deviata, July 23rd 1990

IL CORRIERE CANADESE, “Harbourfront Ha Parlato Italiano”,(Toronto Italian

newspaper article), written by Mario Comoglio, July 23rd pp.10 1990

FLARE MAGAZINE, “Made in Canada”, July issue pp.88 1990

FLARE MAGAZINE, “Classics Conscious”, May issue pp. 281989


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS AND COMMISSIONS:

Walter D’Aloisio

Betty Moon2017

Niki and Terry Leon 2001

Don Maclean1998

Eric Yealland1995

Daniel Lanois1995

Peter Gault 1995

Nick Di Donato, “Velvet Underground” 1995

Don Allen, “Revolver Films” 1995

Anthony Corindia and Angela Elter1994

Patricia D’Aloisio 1994

Peter Grech, “Otherworld’s Productions” 1994

“Juice for Life” Restaurant, Toronto 1993

“Head by Wiggie” Hair Salon, proprietress Pamela O’Neil1993

Renee Beach1993, 2015

Wesley Thurrow 1992 1994,1998

Krystyna Noworyta1992, 2010, 2011

Diana D’Aloisio 1991

Alexandra Pennycook1990


EMPLOYMENT
:

Album Sleeve illustration for Canadian singer Christine Leakey2017

Art Direction and construction of banner for actress Karen Black “A Life For A Song”,

Produced and curated by David Daniloff

Gladstone Hotel Ballroom, Toronto2009

Window Display for Halloween,CIRCA Nightclub and Rock band ‘Jakalope

CIRCA Nightclub, Toronto2008

Art-Director for film,“Fermata”,won best Art-Director

Directed by David Rodriquez2008

Designed and Fabricated Sculpture for Merchandising Booth

For music band, “Sound and Fury” 2008

Hair and Make-up

Morpheus ClothingDirected by Ayelene Liberona 2008

Hair and Make-up

Manuela Nudo Fashion Designs2008

Hair and Make-up

Sugar and Snails, Bravo Fact Creative Dance Video2004

Hair and Make-up

Cure “End of the World”

Director Floria Sigismondi, Toronto2004

Design and Fabricate Metal Railing/Artwork for foyer,“Market Square Business Centre” / Brampton Art Centre, Brampton, Ontario 2000

Design and Fabricate metal and glass railing for indoor, site specific

Burlington, Ontario, 2000

Fabricated Metal Props for Marilyn Manson music video (headgear, arms and wings) for “Tourniquet”.

Directed by Floria Sigismondi 1999

Fabricated Metal Shoes for David Bowie music video for “Dead Man Walking”

Directed by Floria Sigismondi1997

Design and Fabricate metal fences, gateways and screen door, curtain rods for

Daniel Lanois’ Studio, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 1994-1995

Art Directorfor Australian band, Nerve’s music video “Blood”,

Directed by Rod Chang, “Spy Films”, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1995

Fabricated Life-Sized Metal Scultpures and co-designed Nightclub “Velvet Underground”,

Toronto, ON, Canada 1995

Art Director for the introduction of Much Music’s “Power 30”,

Directed by Floria Sigismondi, “Revolver Films”, Toronto, Ontario, 1994

Wardrobe of Native props and costumes and

Painter for Music band Tea Party’s video “Save Me”,

Directed by Floria Sigismondi, “Revolver Films”, Toronto, Ontario 1993

Art Director for the award winning NBA (“Raptor’s”) name search commercial,

Directed by Floria Sigismondi, “Revolver Films”, Toronto, Ontario 1993

Fabrication of Three Life Size Steel Sculptures for the movie Jungleground”,

produced by George Flak of “Norstar Productions”, Directed by Don Allen of

“RevolverFilms”, Toronto, Ontario, 1994

Hiring and Training of Artists for the assistance of speedy construction of the sculptures for the movie “Jungleground” described above 1994


ART DONATIONS:

Artistiamoci, Seconda Edizione:

Emmaus Zagarolo, for the homeless Palazzo Rospigliosi, Zagarolo, Italy 2016

Love Around the World Gala:

We are One , for CitiKids, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 2010


PERSONAL INTERESTS
:

Set-Design, Interior Design, Art Direction, Acting, Piano, Singing, Composing Music, Dancing, Writing, Painting and Sculpting, Homeopathic Healing Arts.