joe pansa

curriculum vitae

About

Joe Pansa is an artist, photographer and songwriter based in Mola di Bari, Italy.

Born

1981, Mola di Bari, Italy

Lives and works in Mola di Bari, Italy

Education

  1. M.A. Master’s degree in Visual Art, Academy of Fine Art of Lecce (Italy) – Full marks with honours
  2. Training researcher at Malta Contemporary Art Foundation Research Center, Valletta, Malta
  3. B.A. Bachelor’s degree in Visual Art, Academy of Fine Art of Bari, Italy – Full marks
  4. Erasmus student at the University of Art and Design, Cluj Napoca, Romania

Workshops and Trainings

  • Theater Workshop On Improvisation “Agli Antipodi”, conducted by Licia Lanera and Danilo Giuva.
  • Theatrical Residency “Zoom Festival” Teatro Studio Krypton, Scandicci, Firenze, Italy
  • Ramdom Default Masterclass in Residence: Art, Cities and Regeneration, Officine Cantelmo, Lecce, Italy
  • Vajkard, International Workshop of Art and Design, Notranjska Region, Slovenia
  • Workshop on Vocal Techniques “The voice in the gestural and performative dimension” with Francesca Della Monica, Teatro “Il Grattacielo”, Livorno, Italy
  • Theater workshop “From the literary text to the staging” directed by Paolo Panaro, Mola di Bari, Italy
  • Workshop “Art of animation and artist’s book“ Academy of Fine Art of Lecce with Prof. Miguel Angel Guillem Romeu and Prof. Blanca Rosa Pastor Cubillo
  • Best Prototype at International workshop of non-fiction illustration “Kaverljag workshop 016 – Insects for the blind and partially sighted” Grintovec, Istra, Slovenia
  • Theater workshop “Pastori Erranti” with Paolo Panaro, Elisabetta Aloia and Vito Lopriore, Mola di Bari ,Italy
  • Comic Theater Masterclass with Paolo Panaro – Mola di Bari – Italy

Solo Shows

  1. Materia Prima, Photo Exhibition, Urban Center – Ex Caserma Rossani, Bari, Italy
  2. L’arte Seduta, Hypogeum San Pasquale, Mola di Bari, Italy
  3. La Multidimensionalità del Nulla, Galleria Borgo delle 44 Tegole, Firenze, Italy
  4. Senza Mente, Hypogeum San Pasquale, Mola di Bari, Italy
  5. Mo’ Menti, Roberti Palace, Mola di Bari, Italy

Collective Shows

2018

  • Występy Gościnne, Otwarta Pracownia Gallery, Krakow, Poland

Presentation of the Documentary “Un paese ci vuole” a research on the lifestyle of the locals with the actress Giulia Sangiorgio

2016

  • “Melamid for President” a project with Alexander D. Melamid, Midtown Manhattan/Wall Street, New York

.“Fuck Miami” International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Contra Studios, Chelsea, New York

.Photo Exhibition and Presentation of the Short Documentary “Mola come non l’avete mai vista” Palazzo Pesce, Mola di Bari, Italy

2015

.“MAULE” Photo Exhibition, Palazzo Roberti, Mola di Bari, Italy

.˝What you see is what you get IV˝ International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Palazzo Roberti, Mola di Bari, Italy

2014

  • ˝What you see is what you get III˝ International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Laboratorio Urbano Lequile, Italy

2013

  • ˝What you see is what you get II˝ International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Il Paese delle Bambole Rotte Gallery, Cassano delle Murge, Italy
  • Young Showcase Museo Magma, Palazzo dei Congressi, Roccamonfina (CE) Italy 2012
  • Proposals for a new collection, Museo Magma, Roccamonfina, Italy
  • Ricrea Festival “Ri-usa, Ri-crea, Ri-arte“, Officine Cantelmo, Lecce, Italy
  • San Vito dei Normanni , Italy
  • Ex Fadda, Fasano, Italy
  • Laboratorio Urbano di Fasano, Mandrefonia, Italy
  • Laboratorio Urbano Culturale, Barletta,Italy
  • GOS – Giovani Open Space, Teatro Kismet, Bari Italy
  • Roma City Center, Liceo Ginnasio “Visconti”, Rome, Italy
  • Touching Compulsory – Bugs for Blind and Vision Impaired Exhibition of relief illustrations and tactile pictograms, City Museum Of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • ˝What you see is what you get˝ International Exhibition of Contemporary Art with the collaboration of the Youth Policy of the City of Bari, Galleria Spazio Giovani, Bari, Italy

2011

  • Performance News Agent with Rachela Abbate, Angela Zurlo and Emma Houlihan, Piazza Sant’ Oronzo, Lecce, Italy
  • The Wall (archives) #4, A project by Pietro Gaglianò and Archiviazioni Project Space c/o Laboratory of Art and Architecture, Lecce, Italy
  • Il Salentino Recognition of honor, Salentine Culture Week and Euro Mediterranean, Carlo V Castle, Lecce,Italy
  • Vajkard Exhibition, Snežnik Castle Museum, Slovenia 2010
  • Little Constellation Performance with Ingibjörg Magnadóttir “The anxiety of now” at M.C.A. Malta Conteporary Art, La Valletta, Malta curated by Mark Mangion, Pier Paolo Coro and Rita Canarezza
  • “Vuoto Pienissimo” Artists from Puglia Region at Roberti Palace, Mola di Bari, Italy
  • “Fashion Works In Progress (Emergenze in campo)” Officine Cantelmo, Lecce, Italy
  • “Io Mostro” at Accademia Di Belle Arti Di Lecce, Italy
  • “T.R.A.M.” at Accademia di Belle Arti di Lecce, Italy
  • Extemporary of Visual Art at Castello Marchione, Conversano, Italy
  • “Io Mostro II” Accademia di Belle Arti di Lecce Gallery, Italy 2009
  • Nothingness, Chair And The Maiden Gallery, Village, New York, curated by John Dabu and David Zelikovsky
  • The Classics: Modern And Contemporary, Chair And The Maiden Gallery, Village, New York, curated by John Dabu and David Zelikovsky
  • Stage Design of the Theatrical Opera “Il Sindaco” of Angelo Tanzi
  • “300 World’s Artists” Art Raw Gallery, Chelsea, New York 2008
  • Preview Show 2009, Chair And The Maiden Gallery, Village, New York, curated by John Dabu and David Zelikovsky
  • A.P. 2008 (Giovani Artisti Pugliesi) Bari, Italy
  • Festival di Cortometraggi, Angioino Castle, Mola di Bari, Italy
  • Academy of Fine Art of Banska Bistrica, Slovak Republic
  • “Dolce Vita Festival”, Goza Gallery / Istituto Italiano di Cultura of Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Workshops held in my studio

2018

  • “Investigative Art – A way to investigate interiority”
  • “Together is better – A dialogue with the community”

Publications

.Coloring Book for children “Il mio Paese” with some of the most beautiful monuments and historical sites of our city. This book has been designed to create, through coloring, an emotional connection with children and historical places of our city.

.Coloroning Book for children “In fondo al mare” with a variety of our native fish and shellfish species.

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