Galleria Franco Noero

10154, TORINO

Lara Favaretto



Born in 1973, Treviso, Italy

Lives and works in Turin, Italy



1994-1999 Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, Italy

1998 Advanced Course in Visual Arts, Visiting Professor Hacmilton Fulton, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy

Scholarship at Kingston University, London, United Kingdom




‘Premio ACACIA’, Milano, Italy (prize winner)


Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, USA

Hayward Gallery, London, United Kingdom


Fleetinsel-Stipendium 2005, Hamburg, Germany


Prize for Young Italian Art 2004-2005, Four works for the MAXXI, Rome, Italy

51. Biennale di Venezia, Italy (prize winner)


Scholarship for Young Italian of the Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy


Scholarship: Studio Programm, PS1, New York, USA


Prize Querini Stampalia – Young Italian Artist, Venezia, Italy (prize winner)




‘Blind Spot’, The Bass, Miami Beach, USA

‘Lara Favaretto’, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, USA

‘Lara Favaretto: works from Rennie Collection’, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, USA


‘NEED OR NOT NEED’, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, Germany

‘Digging Up. Atlas of the Blank Histories’, Villa Arianna, Castellammare di Stabia, Napoli, Italy

‘Digging Up. Atlas of the Blank Histories’, Manifesta 12 – collateral event, Palazzo Branciforte, Palermo, Italy

Unlimited, Art Basel, Switzerland

‘SUCKING MUD’, Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy


‘Absolutely Nothing’, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, United Kingdom


‘Good Luck’, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

‘Lara Favaretto: Collected Works’, Rennie Collection, Vancouver, Canada

‘REDEFINE’, Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy




‘La rivoluzione siamo noi. Collezionismo italiano contemporaneo’, XNL Piacenza Contemporanea, Piacenza, Italy


‘May You Live In Interesting Times’, 58. Venice Biennial, Venezia, Italy

‘Konkrete Gegenwart’, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland


‘Beyond Borders’, Boghossian Foundation, Bruxelles, Belgium

‘A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift’, Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

London Art Night 2018, South Bank, London, United Kingdom

‘Reichtum: Schwarz ist Gold / Black is Gold’, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany

‘Sexy and Cool’, Kunsthalle Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

‘Playtime’, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, USA

‘Stories of Almost Everyone’, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA


‘trigon 67/17 – ambiente nuovo / post environment’, Künstlerhaus – Halle für Kunst und Medien, Graz, Austria

‘I am you, you are too’, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA

‘Liaisons’, Accademia di Francia – Villa Medici, Roma, Italy

‘Da io a noi’, Palazzo del Quirinale, Roma, Italy

‘Für Barbara’, Hall Art Foundation | Schloss Derneburg Museum, Derneburg, Germany

‘Ready. Fire! Aim.’, Hall Art Foundation, Reading, Vermont, USA

‘Going Public – The Kirkland Collection’, Graves Gallery, Museum Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

‘A Poet*hical Wager’, MOCA Cleveland, USA

‘Ways Out From The World’, Cappadox Festival, Turkey

Skulptur Projekte Münster, Münster and Marl, Germany

‘L’emozione dei COLORI nell’arte’, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Castello di Rivoli and

GAM – Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Torino, Italy

‘Altri tempi, altri miti’, 16a Quadriennale d’arte di Roma, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma, Italy


Liverpool Biennial 2016, Liverpool, United Kingdom

‘Can I Step on It’, Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy

‘The Pagad’, Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Italy


‘God save the Queen. Sobre Pintura en la Colección MUSAC’, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo  de Castilla y León (MUSAC), Léon, Spain

‘Vanità/Vanitas’ – Museo Ettore Fico, Turin, Italy

‘Industriale immaginario’, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy

‘Ennesima’, Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy

‘Liberi Tutti! Arte e società in Italia. 1989-2001’, Museo Ettore Fico, Turin, Italy

‘De Pictura III’, Metropolitan Art Society, Beirut, Lebanon

‘Growing Roots, 15 anni di Premio Furla a Palazzo Reale’, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy

‘The Event Sculpture’, The Henry Moore Foundation, Leeds, United Kingdom

‘Lara Favaretto: Tutti giù per terra’, Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, Copenaghen, Denmark




‘May You Live In Interesting Times’ curated by Ralph Rugoff, published by La Biennale di Venezia

‘CONCRETE PRESENT’, published by Museum Haus Konstruktiv


‘Stories of almost everyone’, curated by Aram Moshayedi, published by Hammer Museum

‘Art Basel Unlimited 2018’, curated by Gianni Jetzer, published by Hate Cantz
‘Lara Favaretto’ by Adam Carr and Courtney J. Martin, published by Rennie Collection


‘Skulptur Projekte Münster 2017’. Edited by Kasper König, Britta Peters, Marianne Wagner, LWL-Museum für Kunst und Kultur, Hermann Arnhold. Text by Inke Arns, Mark von Schlegell, Claire Doherty. Published by Spector Books

‘COLORI – L’Emozione dei colori nell’arte’. Curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Marcella Beccaria. Published by Silvana Editoriale


‘16a Quadriennale d’arte – Altri tempi, altri miti’. Published by NERO

‘The Two-Sided Lake: Scenarios, Storyboards and Sets from Liverpool Biennial 2016’, texts by Zian Chen, Mark Z Danielewski, Denise Ferreira da Silva, Matthew Garrett, Xiaolu Guo, Ranjit Hoskote, Joasia Krysa, Lars Bang Larsen, Francesco Manacorda, Andrew Pickering, Denise Riley, Will Slocombe, Juliana Spahr / C.O. Grossman and Jocelyn Penny Small alongside contributions by all of Liverpool Biennial 2016’s artists, Liverpool University Press

‘Lara Favaretto: Ageing Process’, Edited by Lara Favaretto. Texts by Anthony Huberman, Brian Kuan Wood, Dieter Roelstraete, Jörg Heiser, Joshua Simon, Jalal Toufic, Lisa Le Feuvre, Martin Herbert, Markus Miessen, Daniel McClean, Peter Eleey, Francesco Manacorda. Co-published by Sternberg Press and Mousse Publishing


Pier Paolo Pancotto, ‘Arte contemporanea: il nuovo millennio’, Ed. Carrocci, 2013, p. 64 illustrated
‘Momentary Monument. The Wall’

‘Archive’, MoMA PS1 and Sharjah Art Foundation


Selected Works