RENATO COLANGELO

Born Melbourne Australia
Ph: 0415 221 517

Education

  • 2002 Samstag Study Program, Fondazione Studio Marangoni, Florence Italy
  • 1999 Bachelor of Arts (Photomedia), Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney
  • 1997 Diploma of Visual Arts, Northern Metropolitan Institute of TAFE

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2004 I Terroni, Dickerson Gallery Melbourne
  • 2004 I Terroni, Lygon Court Carlton, Melbourne
  • 2003 I Terroni, Judith Pugh Gallery, Mount Macedon, Melbourne
  • 2002 Satellite, Installation, Florence Italy
  • 2001 Urban Portraits, Fringe Festival, Melbourne
  • 1999 Night Scapes, Kaleidoscope Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2009 Last Drinks, Upstairs at the Napier( Artist Run Space ), Melbourne, Australia
  • 2007 IN SITU*, Four Photographers converse about place, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney
  • 2007 Daylesford Foto Biennale, 'Camera Obscura', Anderson Mills
  • 2007 Eyes Lies Illutions,'Camera Obscura' ACMI-Fed Square Melbourne
  • 2006 Meeting Place Keeping Place, The Arts Centre, Melbourne
  • 2006 Arte Natura Tempo, Capalbio, Tuscany, Italy
  • 2005 Tiptop, Old Tiptop Bakery, Brunswick, Melbourne Australia
  • 2005 Esuli, Bibbiena Festival of Photography, Tuscany Italy
  • 2005 Naked Truth, Dickerson Gallery Melbourne
  • 2004 Now & Then, A-Space Gallery N.M.I.T, Melbourne
  • 2004 Corigliano Calabro Fotografia, Castello Ducale (CS), Italy
  • 2003 ICU at P.a.n.c.h, Fringe Festival, Melbourne
  • 2003 National Portrait Prize, Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, Queensland
  • 2003 N.M.I.T Staff Show, N.M.I.T Gallery, Melbourne
  • 2002 A Reflection, Studio Marangoni, Florence Italy
  • 2001 National Portrait Prize, Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, Queensland
  • 2001 Lost & Found, Immigration Museum, Melbourne
  • 2001 Confrontations, New England Regional art Museum, New South Wales
  • 2001 Nikon Summer Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
  • 1999 Urban Portraits, Travelling Show, Newspace in Sydney, Tasmania, Canberra and College of Fine Art, Sydney
  • 1998 Self Portrait, College of Fine Art, Sydney
  • 1997 Hoffman Brickwork’s, Mechanics Institute, Melbourne

Awards

  • 2004 Portfolio Prize, Savignano Sul Rubicone, Rimimi, Italy
  • 2002 Best Visual Art Exhibition, Fringe Festival, Melbourne
  • 2001 Anne & Gordon Samstag, International Visual Arts Scholarship
  • 2001 Best Black & White Photograph, Nikon Summer Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
  • 2001 National Portrait Prize, Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, Queensland

Collections

  • New England Regional Art Museum, New South Wales, Private Collections
  • Selected Biography
  • 2007 'Standpoint' Eyes Lies & Illutions Contemporary Australian works
  • 2005 Foto It, September 2005, Porfolio Prize Italy
  • 2004 Il Globo, I Terroni
  • 2002 Samstag, Catalogue Essay

Residencies

  • 2004-2007 Melbourne grammar school- Pinhole Workshops
  • 2006 guest speaker NMIT Melbourne