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Roberto Cuoghi

Italian, b. 1973

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Roberto Cuoghi

Italian, b. 1973

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Roberto Cuoghi is a multimedia artist working in painting, sculpture, digital animation, drawing, and sound. He is perhaps best known for his dramatic life choice, at age 24, where he physically altered his appearance to become a well-respected man in his sixties. That decision laid the groundwork for many of his works that explore issues surrounding transformation, time, memory, identity, and death.

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Solo show at a major institution
ICA London, and 4 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
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Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 3 more
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Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 1 more
Biography

Roberto Cuoghi is a multimedia artist working in painting, sculpture, digital animation, drawing, and sound. He is perhaps best known for his dramatic life choice, at age 24, where he physically altered his appearance to become a well-respected man in his sixties. That decision laid the groundwork for many of his works that explore issues surrounding transformation, time, memory, identity, and death.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
User
Solo show at a major institution
ICA London, and 4 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 3 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 1 more
Articles Featuring Roberto Cuoghi
The Venice Biennale’s 11 Best Pavilions
May 10th, 2017
The Venice Biennale’s 11 Best Pavilions
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