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Caterina Erica Shanta

Caterina Erica Shanta (b. 1986 in Germania) is a visual artist based in Pordenone, Italy. She holds an MFA from IUAV University in Venice and is working primarily in the field of moving images. Caterina investigate images’ produced by others, to explore how these are connected to particular contexts. Using mixed and re-edited material as video, footage and archival photos as main medium, her research is focussed on the images’ redefinition proper of documentary films’ languages. She has taken part in artistic residency as Atelier Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa (Venice - IT), Careof Art Residency (Milan - IT), as well as taken part in artists programs such as VISIO - European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images at Lo Schermo dell’arte Film Festival (Florence - IT).

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EDUCATION

2014 Master Degree in Visual Arts, IUAV University, Venice (VE) with honor
2013 XI MAGIS Gorizia International Film Studies Spring School, Gorizia (GO)
2010 Bachelor degree in Visual Arts, IUAV university, Venice (VE)

CURATORIAL PROJECTS and TALKS

2018 At Intervals, screening program in PLUFF - Pepe Litoral Universal Film Fest hosted by Biennale Urbana, curated by Caterina Erica Shanta and Selini Halvadaki, Venice (IT)
2017 Il Cielo Stellato, talk holded by Caterina Erica Shanta, Marta Bianchi - Careof (MI), Gabriella Manfrè - Invisibile Film (MI), Paolo Verri - Matera-Basilicata2019 Foundation (MT), Matera (MT)
2017 Corpo sensibile. Barlumi del documentario, talk holded by Marco Bertozzi and Caterina Erica Shanta, MAMbo, Artefiera Vernissage, Bologna (BO)
2016 L’occhio tagliato, course holded by Caterina Erica Shanta and Valerio Veneruso, curated by Martina Melilli and Valerio Veneruso, in collaboration with Excinema, The last tycoon, Padova (PD)

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND SCREENINGS

UPCOMING:
2018 A History About Silence, curated by Dolomiti Contemporanee, Gianluca D’Inca Levis, Co-smo, Museo Occhiale, Pieve di Cadore (BL)
2018 Marathon - Rassegna online di Videoarte, curated by Alberto Ceresoli, supported by Bergamo Smart City & Community, online platform HERE

PAST:
2018 Chi Utopia Mangia le mele, curated by Adriana Polveroni and Gabriele Tosi, Artverona, Corte Dogana, Verona (VR)
2018 Brain Tooling, curated by Gianluca D’Incà Levis, Riccardo Caldura, Petra Cason, Pieve di Cadore (BL)
2018 Aquerò, Lo spirito del cinema, fragments from Il Cielo Stellato, Cesano Boscone, Milano (MI)
2017 Studio Visit, curated by Pietro Gaglianò, San Giovanni Valdarno, Florence (FI)
2017 Anonima Kunsthalle, ANY KIND OF VISION IN THE AIR curated by Gabriele Tosi, Varese, (VA)
2017 Corpo sensibile. Barlumi del documentario, curated by Marco Bertozzi, MAMbo, Bologna (BO)
2016  Outside the black Box, curated by Leonardo Bigazzi, Lo Schermo dell’Arte, Cinema la Compagnia, Firenze (FI)
2016 Working Papers, curated by Sara Cosulich, Viola Invernizzi, Heritage agency Promemoria and Fondazione 1563 La compagnia di San Paolo, in Intesa San Paolo Skyscraper, Torino (TO)
2016  Artes, Xmq of pit, ready for the mosh! curated by Valentina Lacinio Andrea Bruciati, ARTVERONA (VR)
2016 Helicotrema in World Breakers 2016, curated by Blauer Hase collective, Centrali Fies, Dro, Trento (TN)
2016 Invisible Walls curated by Carlo Sala, Fondazione Franscesco Fabbri, Pieve di Soligo (TV)
2016 Artevisione Lab,  Miart Openweek, curated by Chiara Agnello, Careof, Milan (MI)
2015 Palmyra, an image chant, video projection and theatre performance, curated by Monica Centanni and Marco Bertozzi, Daniela Sacco, images research and editing Caterina Erica Shanta, Venice (VE)
2015 Visioni Alternative, Teatro Palladium, Roma (RM)
2015 Francesco Fabbri Prize, collective exhibition curated by Carlo Sala, Pieve di Soligo (TV)
2015 Another Second Skin, solo show for “Walking with art” Stonefly Award, curated by Stefano Coletto and Marco Tagliafierro, Viafarini, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan (MI)
2015 Atelier 2014. Final residency collective exhibition curated by Rachele D’Osualdo, Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Piazza San Marco Gallery, Venice (VE)
2015 FLUXBOOKS. From the Sixties to the Future, collective exhibition curated by Stefano Coletto and Angela Vettese, Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Palazzetto Tito, Venice (VE)
2014 Euganea film festival, Villa vescovi, Torreglia (PD)
2014 Parma video film festival, Parma (PR)
2013 Academy Awards Visual Arts at IUAV Univesity, final course exhibition, curated by Antoni Muntadas and Alessandra Messali, Viafarini, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan (MI)
2013 École des medias, Qué bec university in Montréal (UQAM)
2012 Cafoscari international Short film festival, Venezia (VE)
2012 The Responsive Act, final course exhibition, collective exhibition curated by Rene Gabri and Filipa Ramos, Metrcubi Gallery, Venice (VE), 2012

GRANTS, PRIZES AND WORKSHOP PARTICIPATIONS

UPCOMING:
2018 Progetto Borca, curated by Gianluca D’Incà Levis, Borca di Cadore (BL)

PAST:
2018 Dolomiti Contemporanee, Pieve di Cadore (BL)
2017 Public School for Social Engagement in Artistic Research, curated by Simone Frangi, Viafarini in collaboration with Sunugal (MI)
2017 Production residency supported by Careof, Invisibile Film, Fondazione Matera-Basilicata 2019 for Il cielo stellato film project, Matera (MT)
2016 VISIO European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images 5a edition, promoted by Lo Schermo dell’Arte, Firenze (FI)
2016 Careof Residency, development prize Artevisione 2016 supported by Careof e Sky Arte HD, Milan (MI)
2016 Artevisione workshop, promoted by Sky Arte HD e Careof in Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan (MI)
2015 Parola Seme, workshop on contemporary storytelling, Bianco e Valente, Scompiglio estate, Vorno (LU)
2014/2015 Atelier Bevilacqua la Masa Foundation, Palazzo Carminati, Venice (VE)
2014 Another Second Skin, collective exhibition “Walking with art” Stonefly Award, curated by Stefano Coletto and Marco Tagliafierro, Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Piazza San Marco Gallery, Venice (VE). Winner of the prize.
2012 First Jury Prize, Documentamy festival “Un posto nel mondo”, Varese (VA)
2012 Video Editing Workshop with Paolo Cottignola, Venice (VE)
2012 Maybe the Sky is Really green, and we’re just coloblind, workshop hold by Johan Grimonprez, Palazzo Grassi (VE)
2012 RAVE residency, workshop hold by Ivan Moudov, Trivignano Udinese (UD)
2012 Visual knowledge, workshop hold by Maria Morganti, IUAV, Venice (VE)

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