Born 1974 in Faenza, Italy. He lives and works in Milan, Italy.
He studied Architecture at Università degli Studi, Ferrara and at École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture et de Paysage, Bordeaux.
Multi-disciplinary artist and architect, in his practice he uses the languages of video, performance, sculpture and installation to document ephemeral architectures and temporary utopias.
He has taken part in solo and group shows in museums, institutions, art galleries such as Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2019; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, 2018; Antology Film Archive, New York, 2018; PAC, Milan, 2016; Medialab-Prado, Madrid, 2016; Museo de Arte, Lima, 2015; Xinjiang Biennale, 2014; MACRO, Rome, 2013; Kulturhuset Museum, Stockholm, 2012; MMOMA - Moscow Museum of Modern Art , Moscow, 2012; la Biennale di Venezia, 2011; Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, 2011; Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, 2011; Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Amsterdam, 2011; Spazio Oberdan, Milan, 2011; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, 2011; Kunsthalle, Wien, 2010; Stadtgalerie, Kiel, 2010; Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, 2010; Fondazione Merz, Turin, 2010; Kunstverein, Augsburg, 2010; Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, 2010; National Museum, Wrocław, 2009; Mart - Galleria Civica, Trento, 2008; Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome, 2005.
In 2013 he presented the film project Devis Venturelli/ Luciano Berio. In My End is My Music, in collaboration with Tempo Reale and produced by Fondazione Romaeuropa.
His videos and experimental films have been shown in International Film Festivals including Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, Dance on Camera Festival, Videoformes, 25FPS Experimental Film Festival, FIVA - Festival Internacional de Video Arte, Romaeuropa Festival, Tehran International Short Film Festival, Regensburg International Short Film Week, New Filmakers NY.
He has, furthermore, been awarded prizes including Premio Aletti – Banca Aletti, 2008; VIDEO.it / Fondazione Merz, 2010; Hong Kong Arthouse Prize – Best Experimental Film, 2017.