Antonio Freiles

Artist’s Biography

 

Selected Exhibitions

1967
Il Fondaco Gallery, Messina, Italy

1969
International Art Biennale lbiza, Spain
XI Premio Villa San Giovanni

1970
III International Art Exhibition, Acireale, Italy
Diomira Prize, Milano, Italy
Suzzara Prize, Suzzara, Italy
Soragna Prize, Soragna, Italy
Gian Ferrari Gallery, Milano , Italy

1971
Il Traghetto Gallery, Venice, Italy

1972
XIII Capo d’Orlando Paint National Prize
Ibiza Grafic‘72, International Prize, lbiza
Artetur ‘72, Madrid
Il Traghetto Gallery, Venezia
Il Fondaco Gallery, Messina
L’Incontro Gallery, Vicenza

1973
Torquay Art Gallery, Torquay
Darlington Museum and Art Gallery, Darlington
XVIII Villa San Giovanni Prize

1974
XXVIII Michetti Prize, Francavilla a Mare
XIII Joan Mirò International Prize, Barcellona
School Association of Arts Alssund-Kredsen, Denmark

1975
Exhibition of frescoes, San Fedele Gallery, Milan, Italy
Present Italian Art, Langelands Museum, Rudkøbing, Denmark
Linguaggi e Generazioni a Confronto, Chiericati Palace, Vicenza, Italy
X National Quadrennial of Art, Rome, Italy
Nakskov Library, Nakskov, Denmark
Nove Colonne Gallery, Trento
Studio d’Arte Moderna SM 13, Roma
Il Salotto Gallery, Como

1976
Mediterranea 1, Messina, Italy
Circle of Artists, Turin, Italy
I National Exhibition of the Sacred in Contemporary Art, Palermo, Italy
International Kunst Festival, Langeland, Denmark
XI International Biennial of Art, Mentone, Italy
Fifth British International Print Biennale, Bradford, Uk
Diamanti Palace, Ferrara, Italy
Grafic ’76, International Prize, Ibiza

1977
Encuentros de Manzanares eI ReaI, Madrid, Spain
XII International Biennial of Graphics, Lubiana, Slovenja
77 International Graphics, Regional Museum, Messina, Italy
Inter ‘77, X International Kunstudstilling, Holstebro, Danmark
XVI Joan MiròInternational Prize, Barcellona, Spain

1978
Grafic/78, International Prize, Ibiza
78 International Graphics, Regional Museum, Messina, Italy
Graphic from the Mediterranean area, Leverkusen
VII International Biennial of Graphics, Krakow
XVI Joan MiròInternational Prize, Barcellona, Spain

1979
XIII International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Graphics ’79 International, Regional Museum, Messina, Italy
XVI Joan MiròInternational Prize, Barcellona, Spain

1980
VII International Biennial, Krakow
Etchings International, New York
International Impact Art Festival, Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto
Artisti ltaliani in Danimarca, The Association of Danish, Art Associations, Denmark
Grafic ’80, International Prize, Ibiza, Spain
Weber Gallery, Torino

1981
Morone 6 Gallery, Milano
Studio Object, Caserta

1982
XL International Biennial of Art, Venice
XXIV National Art Exhibition, Capo d’Orlando
International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Art PooI, Budapest
International Impact Art Festival, Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto
XXI Exhibition of Cartoon Characters, Poznan
Apollinaire ’81, (traveling exhibition), Messina, Gibellina
Continuo/Discontinuo, Paternò
Il Dito nell’Occhio, Galleria d’Arte Contemporanea, Siracusa, Italy
Sormani Palace, Milan

1983
Exhibition of the Artist’s Book, Palazzo Zanca, Messina
III European Biennial of Graphics, Baden-Baden
International Impact Art Festival, Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto, Seoul National Museum, Seoul
La TrasFORMAzione del Libro, Segno Gallery, Turin
Print in Italy, Plan For Art, Pittsburgh

1984
Lirico-Geometrico-Gestuale, XI Contemporary Graphic Exhibition, Gallery of Modern Art, Forlì
III Review of the Xylography, Carpi

1985
Il non Libro, Regional Library, Palermo
XVI International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
International Impact Art Festival, Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto
Corde dell’Arpa, former Benedictine Monastery, Catania Galleria Il Fondaco, Messina
Expo Arte Bari, La Pergola Editions, Pesaro
Helicon Gallery, Torino, Italy

1986
I International Biennale of Paper Art, Leopold Hoesch Museum, Düren
Zanca Palace, Messina
Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green
Church of the Carmine, Taormina
2RC Edizioni d’Arte Gallery, Milano, Italy
Ellequadro Gallery, Genova, Italy
Helicon Gallery, Torino, Italy
2RC Edizioni d’Arte Gallery, Milano, Italy

1987
5 Artist Paper (traveling exhibition in Denmark and the Netherlands)
XVII International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Extra Moenia, XXVII National Painting Exhibition, Capo d’Orlando

1988
The Experimental Screen Printing Laboratory of Fiorenzo Fallani, Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw; Academy of Fine Arts, Krakow
Textilia: Interpretazioni Tessili e Trame nell’Arte, Basilica Palladiana, Vicenza
Incisori Italiani Contemporanei, Klaghenfurt
The Ljubljana Biennial in Japan, Sakaide, City Museum, Kawasaki City Museum
The Book Fair, Helicon Editions, Lingotto, Turin

1989
XVIII International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Incontri in Tessilità, Church of San Giacomo, Vicenza

1990
Il librismo 1986-1990, Trade Fair, Cagliari
2RC Edizioni d’Arte Gallery, Milano, Italy
Il Nome Gallery, Vigevano, Italy

1991
XIX International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Lux Mundi, Albergo delle Povere, Palermo
Le Arti in Carta, Riolo Terme
Pittura & Pittura, Vittorio Emanuele Theatre, Messina

1992
2RC Edizioni d’Arte Gallery, Milano, Italy

1993
XX International Biennial of Graphics, Ljubljana
Il Sogno del Classico, Vaccarini House, Catania
1st Egyptian International Print Triennal, Giza
Ezio Pagano Artecontemporanea Gallery, Bagheria, Italy

1995
The Tenth Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn
Aula Mimismagia, Rovereto
Adelphi Gallery, Padova
Morone 6 Gallery, Milano

1996
Viaggio atipico nell’arte del nostro secolo, Artissima, Lingotto, Turin
Andrea Cefaly Gallery, Catania
Zanca Palace, Messina
Artissima, Turino, Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania
Academy of Egypt, Rome

1997
Echi metaficisi, Como
La questione meridionale, Ursino Castle, Catania
Prints from Atelier Fiorenzo Fallani Venice, Tivoli Gallery, Ljubljana
4 Quartetti, Taormina Arte, Carmine Church, Taormina

2000
Doppiamente, Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania
Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania
Kalós Contemporary Art, Parma
Visual Arts Studio, Mantova

2001
Opera scelta, Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania

2002
Foundation Josep Niebla, Casavells-Girona
Academy of Romania in Rome, Rome
Rytm Gram, Bad Ischl

2003
Foundation Jože Ciuha, Bled (Slovenia)

2004
Mixed Media 1, Bannata Contemporary Art Center, Piazza Armerina
Bürgerhaus Gallery, Schwabach

2005
Academy of Romania in Rome, Rome

2007
Sicilia!, Credito Siciliano Gallery, Acireale
Chartae, Carte d’Arte Mostre Catania
Fortuna Arte, Messina

2008
Artistbook international, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Disegnoinverso (Gastini, Freiles, Pignotti, Sapienza), Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania
Quattro artisti del libro Baldessari, Cucchi, Freiles, Tuttle, Libro d’Artista Space, Catania
Eminentia, serie 2008, Artistbook International, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
The day of the contemporary, Antonio Freiles, Spazio libro d’artista, Catania
Arte Libro, Antonio Freiles, Re Enzo Palace, Bologna

2009
Twentysix Gasoline Stations e altri Libri d’Artista – Una Collezione, Regional Museo Regional di Messina
VI Biennial of the Artist’s Book, City of Cassino
The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Darlington Borough Art Collection, Myles Meehan Art Gallery, Darlington
Cento artisti per l’Aquila, Museum of Modern Art “Vittoria Colonna”, Pescara
Asta Finante, Auditorium Museo Delle Genti d’Abruzzo, Pescara
ARTWORK, review of the artist’s book, Spazio libro d’artista, Catania
Eminentia serie 2009, The London Art Fire, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Morone Gallery, Milano

2010
Antonio Freiles, Eminentia, serie 2010, The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Antonio Freiles, Eminentia, serie 2010,
9 Artistbook International, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

2011
Art – Text – Walking, (Freiles, Fulton, Weiner), Spazio Libro d’Artista, Catania
Antonio Freiles, L’estança de la pintura, MX Espai 1010, Barcelona
Arts Libris, Eminentia, serie 2011, Arts Libris,
Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona
Antonio Freiles, The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London

2012
Antonio Freiles, The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Antonio Freiles, Quadri quadrati, Amaci 8 Edizione Giornata del Contemporaneo, Carte d’Arte Mostre, Catania
Antonio Freiles, La serie Eminentia e altri libri
d’artista, Galleria Provinciale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Messina
Eminentia, serie 2012, Arts Libris, Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona

2013
Antonio Freiles, Introibo, Intro_dialogo tra i luoghi, Oratorio di San Lorenzo, Palermo
Antonio Freiles: Ri-scatti, Amaci 9 Edizione Giornata del Contemporaneo, Spazio Libro d’Artista, Catania
Antonio Freiles, BABE 2013: Bristol Artists Book Event, Arnolfini, Bristol
Antonio Freiles, Three Sketchbooks, Hall 25, Stand A123, Artefiera, Bologna

2014
Antonio Freiles, Introibo series 2014,
The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

2015
Papers & Strings: Antonio Freiles – Richard Tuttle, Amaci 11 Edizione Giornata del Contemporaneo, Spazio Libro d’Artista, Catania
Antonio Freiles, Introibo series and Letters, The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Antonio Freiles, On the Wall, Temporary Exhibition at Queen Caroline’s Temple, London
Antonio Freiles, Blind Red Book, Babe 2015: Bristol Artists Book Event, Arnolfini, Bristol
Antonio Freiles, Pages, ArteFiera, Padiglione Editoria, Stand 16, Bologna

2016
Antonio Freiles. La ripetizione differente.
Fabbriche Chiaramontane, Agrigento
Antonio Freiles_Artist’s Books, Edinburgh College of Art Library, The University of Edinburgh
Antonio Freiles, Artists’Bookmarket 2016,
FruitMarket Gallery, Edinburgh

2017
Antonio Freiles – Joe Tilson, AEC_Arte Enna Contemporanea, Enna

2018
Antonio Freiles. The Gold/God/Good Books
London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Papers – Poems – Stories: Simon Cutts, Antonio Freiles, Tom Phillips, Amaci,14 Edizione Giornata del contemporaneo, Spazio Libro d’Artista, Catania
Antonio Freiles, Segni & Curve Dispersi e Raccolti, 9th Edition of Arts Libris, Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona
Antonio Freiles, Solo Show, Antigallery, Mestre, Artefiera, Bologna