Marco Maria Giuseppe Scifo was born in Augusta, Siracusa, in 1977. He lives and works in Milan.
Selected solo shows and project
“Entrenous”, show with Pier Paolo Calzolari, Z2O Galleria Sara Zanin, Roma, Italy (2014); “Habitat” (text by Antonello Tolve), Z2O Galleria Sara Zanin, Rome, Italy (2013); “Laboratorio habitat”, Ass. Culturale beBOCS, Catania, Italy (2012); “Project Space”, Molins Interiors, Barcelona, España (2012); “Running Glance” (curated by Antonello Tolve), Z2O Galleria Sara Zanin, Rome, Italy (2011); “Eye Run”, (curated by Antonello Tolve), Gallerie du Centre Culturel Français de Milan – Palazzo delle Stelline, Milan, Italy (2010); “Apicoltura”, Gallerie du Tableau, Marsiglia, France (2007); Unorossodue Gallery, Milan, Italy (2005).
Selected group shows
“Scary films night”, (curated by Miriam La Rosa e Amy Brown), London, United Kingdom (2016); “Principi di aderenza”, (curated by Lorenzo Madaro), Castello di Calcio, Calcio, Italy (2016); “Give Way to Give a Way”, Associazione Culturale beBOCS in partnership with Schau Fenster Berlin, Catania, Berlin, Germany (2015 -16); “BoCS Residenza Artisti Cosenza”, (curated by Alberto Dambruoso and “I Martedì Critici”), Cosenza, Italy, (2015); “Les 25 ans de la Galerie du Tableau”, Galerie Saint Laurent, Marselles, Francia (2015); “Imago Mundi”, Fondazuione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo and Fondazione Cini (curated by Luca Beatrice, Turin, Venice, Italy (2015); “VI Premio Artistico Fondazione VAF – Posizioni attuali dell’arte italiana”, Schauwerk Sindelfingen / Stadtgalerie Kiel / Palazzo della Penna, Perugia, Germany – Italy (2014 – 15); “Art Siders”, (curated by Fabio De Chirico e Massimo Mattioli), Galleria Nazionale dell’Umbria, Perugia, Italy (2014 – 15); “Sub Divo | Sotto il cielo”, curated by Giusi Diana, Villa Aurea – Parco Archeologico e Paesaggistico della Valle dei Templi, Agrigento, Italy (2014); “Digital Life Liquid Landscapes“, MACRO Testaccio, Rome, Italy (2013); “13˚ Premio Cairo” (directed by Luca Beatrice), Palazzo della Permanente, Milan Italy (2012); “Il Quinto Atto” (curated by Helga Marsala), Galleria Biagiotti, Florence, Italy (2011); “SHOWTIME” (curated by Antonello Tolve), Galleria ZAK, Monteriggioni, Siena, Italy (2011); “54˚ International Art Exhibition, Illumination, ItalianPavilion – Accademie” (curated by Vittorio Sgarbi), Arsenale – Tese di San Cristoforo, Venice, Italy (2011); “Open 13”, International SculptureExhibition (curated by Paolo De Grandis), Venice, Lido, Isola di San Servolo, Italy (2010); “Second Edition International Competition for Young Sculptors” Arnaldo Pomodoro Foundation, (Winner of the prizefor UniCredit Group’s acquisition), Milano, Italy (2008); “Pericoloso Sporgersi” (curated by Stefania Meazza and Catherine Macchi) l’Atelier Soardi, Nice, France (2008); Museo Gennaro Pérez, Cordoba, Argentina (2008); “Parking” Galleria Unorossodue, Milan, Italy (2005); “Da lontano era un’isola” (curated by Master Curator, 2004 class of the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera) C/O Careof e Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan.
Selected public works
Public sculpture located in the sculpture park of Migliarino, Ferrara, Italy (2001); Winner of the national contest “Ideas for a monument to the Policeman”, sponsored by the Ministry of Public works of Rome and commissioned to create the monument, Official Journal of 09.27.1998. Italy (1998); Winner of the first national competition in “Living Sculpture”, Cuneo. Monument located in Corso Dante Cuneo, Italy (1997).