Maura Banfo

Maura Banfo, 1969 Turin, lives and works between Italy and France.

Her work is in many private and public collections, among the others Gam – Gallery of Modern and Contemporaty Art, Turin; Castello di Racconigi; Unicredit Private Banking; Museum of Photography, Cinisello Balsamo; Institute Garuzzo for Visual Arts; Foundation Castello di Rivara., Novella Guerra, Imola, Made in Filandia… The works of Maura have been exhibited on the occasion of numerous solo show and colletctive exhibition in Italy and abroad, including Villa Giulia (Verbania), Palazzo Reale Arte alle Corti (Torino), SPSI Art Museum (Shanghai), Palazzo Birago (Torino), Castello di Rivara Fondazione Paludetto (Torino), Galleria Alessandro Bagnai (Firenze), Castel S’ Elmo (Napoli),  Corpo 6 Galerie (Berlino), Fondazione Ferrero (Alba), Triennale Bovisa (Milano), Ateliers d’artistes (Marsiglia), Musee Espace Malraux (Chambery), Galleria AP4-ART (Ginevra), Arco (Madrid), Museo De Republica (Rio De Janeiro), Palazzo Bricherasio (Torino), Galleria Civica (Trento), Istituto Italiano di Cultura (Budapest), Galleria Fraktal, (Cracovia), Firenze, Srisa Art Gallery “Gita al Faro”; Torino, GalleriaSpazioBianco, “Impossibile”; Carrara, Aula Magna Ex Convitto, “Il tempo dei luoghi”; Capri, Villa Lysis, “Elettronicamente”; Torino, Giardini di Palazzo Reale, “Arte alle Corti”; Arcade (TV), Zonca Art Contemporary Center (ZACC); Milano, Careof, “Io vedo, Io guardo”; Castello di Fombio, “NO PLACE”; Milano, Frigoriferi Milanesi. “Writers”; Castelnuovo Calcea (AT), Fortezza, Milano, Assab One, The Wall (archives)#10; Milano, SpazioBorgogno, “Visioni Contemporanee – Esperienze di confine tra realtà e immaginazione”; Monaco (Fr), Yacht Club De Monaco, “Con_Temporary”; artistic residence at Fondation pour l’art la Napoule (Mandelieu-Cannes, France).
Among the various participations we remember in 2012 the Festival Internazionale della Televisione di Shanghai, 2010 New York The Polaroid AIPAD Project. In March 2014 she was the only Italian artist in residence at Fondation pour l’art la Napoule (Mandelieu-Cannes, France).