ABOUT

Salvatore Viviano
Born in Palermo (Italy), lives and works in your dreams.

 

2021
Murder Kino and The Demoniacs, movies created and directed by Scott Evans – performance (in production)
Phileas, a fund for contemporary art, Vienna – visitor programme and outreach

2020
2020 never happened, Covid-19 took the lead, we just followed the instructions. 

2019
Performance, Anyone?, APA (A Performance Affair), Brussels – performance
KINESIS, international art performance festival, Palermo, Italy – art direction 
Gelitin&Liam Gillick-Stinking Dawn, Kunsthalle Wien – performance
B, Belmacz Gallery, London – group show & performance
viennacontemporary art fair, international curators programme, Vienna – art direction 
Art University of Linz – lecturer at the Sculpture & Transmedia department

2018
The One Work Gallery Diary, published by Harpune Verlag Vienna
viennacontemporary art fair, collectors dinner, MQ, Vienna – art direction & performance
The Ashtray Show West, Belmacz Gallery, London – group show
47°31’24.0″N 9°42’46.7″E, Bregenz Biennial – group show
Pizzeria il Tedesco by Thomas Geiger, Kunsthalle 3000, Vienna – performance
Phileas, a fund for contemporary art, Manifesta 12, Palermo - guide
Manifest Dance, John Gerrard & Simon Preston Gallery party, Manifesta12, Palermo – producer
Like a perfect film!, Friedl Kubelka Film School, Vienna – lecture & performance
365, Friedl Kubelka Film School exhibition and screenings, Dessous, Vienna – curator
Bar du Bois Kultur, Foundation, Vienna – group show
Art University of Linz – teaching at the Sculpture & Transmedia department

2017
Mad Cow, Scag Contemporary Gallery, Vienna  – curator
Night Train – Revolutions dinner, TBA21 Augarten, Vienna – art direction & performance
Alpenglühen – 100 years of Ettore Sottsass jr, Belmacz Gallery, London – group show
Instructions for Happiness, 21er Haus Museum, Vienna – group show
Salon für Kunstbuch, Vienna – group show
Austrian Ministry of Culture – acquisition
Art University of Linz – teaching at the Sculpture & Transmedia department

2016
Instructions for Happiness, Lekka & Perikleous, Athens – group show
Untitled (Marcel),with Christoph Meier, Belvedere Museum, Vienna – solo show
Whatever Happened to Gelitin by Angela Christlieb – acting performance
Away, a project around residencies, Former Post & Telegraph HQ, Vienna – group show & performance
Opera Publica, Kunstlerhaus, Vienna – group show
Salvatore does Sigmund, Sigmund, Vienna – solo show & performance
Caritas Auction 2016, Dorotheum, Vienna – curator
Take Festival, Alte Poste, Vienna – group show
Art University of Linz – teaching at the Sculpture & Transmedia department

2015
Sharing Space, Alte Poste, Vienna – group show
Flirting with Strangers, 21er Haus Museum, Vienna – group show
Mozzarella in Carrozza / Destination Vienna, Kunsthalle Wien – group show & performance
I Never Liked Being in Bed Alone, 21er Haus Museum / 21er Raum, Vienna – solo show
Private Public Partnership, Lust Gallery, Vienna – group show
Ja/ty/on/ona/oni, Galeria Fotografii pf, Poznan – group show & performance
Interior, Hörlgasse 10/7, Vienna – group show & performance
Foundations Magazine European launch, Copenhagen & Vienna – performance
Art University of Linz – teaching at the Sculpture & Transmedia department

2014
Cry Me a Dry Martini, Mauve, Vienna – performance
Soft Nepotism, Bar du Bois, Vienna – group show
Cake, Limbo, Copenhagen – performance
Opens the One Work Gallery in Vienna
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna – lecturer and personal assistant of professor Florian Reither
A Ballet, Artbat ’14, Almaty – performance & lecture
Schloss Damtschach Gallery, Wernberg  – group show & performance

2013
Cité Internationale Des Arts, Paris – grant Austrian Ministry of Culture
Thank You For Coming, Albertina Museum, Vienna – performance
Tea Baggers, by Manuel Scheiwiller, Locarno – acting performance
Gelitin-Loch, 21er Haus Museum, Vienna – performance
Ballet für Eine Baustellung, 21er Haus Museum, Vienna – performance
Give Me That Bag, Eva Blut, Vienna – performance
Gelitin-Ritratto Analitico, MiArt, Milano – performance

2012
Twice As True, Global Talks, Stockholm – group show & performance
Be My Guest, Lust Gallery, Vienna – group show & performance
Door, 623 Toilett Licker, Vienna – performance & installation
One Is The Loneliest Number (Google Confirms),Glockengasse 9, Vienna – group show
Will Benedict & Julie Verhoeven-Bread & Butt, Meyer Kainer Gallery, Vienna – performance
Salvatore, Black Pages Magazine, January 2012 issue

2011
Characterized By Leviathan, Ve.Sch, Vienna – performance
Is The Pope Catholic?, Francis Ruyter Gallery, Vienna – group show & performance
Modeling Agency, 68 m2, Copenhagen – group show & performance
Gelitin-Some Like It Hot, Venice Biennial – performance
Inkontinenz, L’Ocean Licker, Vienna – solo show

2010
Mofa, Heumuhlgasse, Vienna – group show
Elektro Fleischmann, Pro Choice, Vienna – performance
Gelitin-The Blind Sculpture, Greene Naftali Gallery, NYC – performance

2009
Ass Projection, Ve.Sch, Vienna – performance
Privatkonzert, Das Weisse Haus, Vienna – performance
Obsession #1, Amer Abbas Gallery, Vienna – performance & installation
Der Dritte Salon Des Arts, Secession, Vienna – performance
Gelitin-All Or The Just, Artissima, Torino – performance