Bio

Born in Florence (Italy) in 1977, Valerio Giovannini has always painted and drawn. Since 2001 he’s had a series of solo and group exhibitions. In 2007 Giovannini was hired as a young promising artist by the art gallery Romberg Artecontemporanea Roma. Since 2009 Giovannini has been collaborating with the archaeological museum of Cortona (MAEC) putting together a number of contemporary art exhibitions inspired by the Etruscan civilization. His works have been purchased from collectors and cultural institutions, in Australia, China, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, the Netherlands and United States.

Education

2013 – MA Comparative Aesthetics and the Arts, University College of Cork, Ireland.
2007 – Diploma in Estetica e Ermeneutica delle Forme Simboliche, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy.
2005 – Accredited journalist, Ordine Nazionale dei Giornalisti, Roma, Italy.
2003 – MA Media Science (Thesis in Semiotic of the Arts), Università degli Studi di Siena, Italy.
2001 – Scuola libera del nudo, Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze, Italy.