Portfolio Paolo Porelli

"RefleX: Figures for reflection" Paolo Porelli & Maurizio Tittarelli Rubboli 

installation of 29 figures, terracotta, in-glaze luster, 42cm H max

"61st Premio Faenza", 2020/2021, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche, Faenza, Italy

“From Stereotype to Archetype” 2020

stoneware, glaze, overglaze, fired in oxidation, reduction, salt-fire, 40cm H max 

"From Stereotype to Archetype" 2021, solo show, Arch Contemporary, Tiverton, RI, USA

“Mary Magdalene” 2019

stoneware, glaze, 115cm H

“Judith & Holofernes” 2019

stoneware, glaze, 115,5cm H

“Santa Cecilia” 2019

stoneware, glaze, 109cm H

Portrait in EKWC studio 2019

European Ceramic Work Center, Oisterwijk, the Netherlands

“Neuf Neures Déesses” 2017
porcelain, unglazed 46cm H max

shortlisted: "2020 Taiwan Ceramics Biennial", New Taipei City Yingge Ceramics Museum, Yingge Taiwan

“Protestant Madonnas” 2019

stoneware, glaze 25cm H max 

solo show, curated by André Groeneveld, Firma Van Drie, Gouda, The Netherlands

“La Primera” 2018

stoneware, mixed media,165cm H 

WesterwaldPrize 2019 Ceramics of Europe, Westerwald, Germany

“Globalisation Camouflage” 2017

Slip-cast porcelain, unglazed, 42cm H max

WesterwaldPrize 2019/2020 Ceramics of Europe, Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Westerwald, Germany

“Humanae Scientiae” 2019

stoneware, porcelain, glaze, 37,5cm H max 

"Biennale Arte Ceramica Contemporanea 2020", Frascati, Italy

“Archimedes” 2019

stoneware, glaze, 36x16x14cm

"Biennale Arte Ceramica Contemporanea 2020", Frascati, Italy

“Triad” 2018

terracotta, glaze, 58cm H max

14th International Ceramic Biennial of Manises 2019, Manises, Spain

"Golden Venus" 2017

porcelain PVD 40cm 

"Metallic Idols" 2017

porcelain PVD, 44,5cm H max

"Ceramic Art Andenne 2018", "Contemporary expressions of Italy", Andenne, Belgium

“Couples” 2017

porcelain 44,5cm H max

2nd Porzellanbiennial Meissen 2018 Albrechtsburg, Meissen, Germany

“Divinities + Idols” 2018

earthenware, glaze, overglaze, decals, 25cm H max 

"Divinities + Idols" 2018 solo show HAS at Haw Contemporary, Kansas City, MO, USA

“Votive Wall” 2017

Installation of 18 pieces: terracotta/stoneware, slip, glaze, overglaze, transfers, 38 cm H max

2nd prize, "38 Concurso Internacional de Ceràmica-CICA 2018", Museu Ceràmica L'Alcora, L’Alcora, Spain. Collection: Museu Ceràmica L'Alcora, 

"Inquietant/e figura humana (Disturbing human figure)" 2018/2019, curated by MACVAC, Sala 30, Aéroport Castellòn, Spain

"Humanae Terrae" 2018

Double solo show, curated by Claudia Casali, Honos Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

“Jingdezhen Quintet” 2017

porcelain, glaze, overglaze, transfers, 42cm H max

"European Ceramic Context 2018, Open Call exhibition", 1 of 2 artists chosen to represent Italy, Grønbechs Gaard, Bornholm, Denmark

"Viewing" 2017

solo show, Jingdezhen International Studio, Jingdezhen, China

"Guest at the convivium" 2015

Terracotta, slip, mixed media, 50 x 24 x 20cm

Honorable Mention, "CeramicAppignano 2015", Appignano, Italy

"Humankind: the sublime & the ridiculous" 2016

solo show, Belger Art Center, Kansas City MO, USA

“Numbers girl”, “Last generation”, “Fire-bearer” 2014/2015

Terracotta, slip, glaze, mixed media, dimensions variable

“Idols of the Contemporary World” 2015

slipped terracotta, mixed media, 37cm H max

"Idols of the Contemporary World" solo show, curated by R. Giovannini, Museo civico Rocca Flea Gualdo Tadino, Italy

“Pink Shout” 2014

stoneware, slip, mixed media 75 x 46 x 18cm 

"2015 NCECA Biennial", David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI, USA

Collection: ASU Art Museum Ceramics Research Center, Tempe, AZ

“Excess” 2012

stoneware, porcelain slip, glaze, 66 x 30,5 x 25,5cm

"2013 NCECA Biennial", Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston. TX, USA

“Divinities + Idols” 2018

earthenware, glaze, overglaze, decals, 25cm H max 

"Divinities + Idols" 2018 solo show HAS at Haw Contemporary, Kansas City, MO, USA

"Humanae Terrae" 2018

Double solo show, curated by Claudia Casali, Honos Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

 

"Divinities + Idols" 2018 solo show HAS at Haw Contemporary, Kansas City, MO, USA

"Humanae Terrae" 2018

Double solo show, curated by Claudia Casali, Honos Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

“Pink Scream” 2015

slipped terracotta, mixed media, 75cm H 

"Idols of the Contemporary World" solo show, curated by R. Giovannini, Museo civico Rocca Flea Gualdo Tadino, Italy

"Terra d’acqua" 2017

terracotta, slip & mixed media, 60x25x25

Silver Award, 39 Concorso Internazionale della Ceramica d’Arte, 

Gualdo Tadino, Italy

“Numbers girl”, “Last generation”, “Fire-bearer” 2014/2015

Terracotta, slip, glaze, mixed media, dimensions variable

"Scultura ceramica contemporanea in Italia"2015, curated by N. Caruso & M. Margozzi, Galleria nazionale d’arte moderna, Rome, Italy

"New Directions", Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA, USA

"Pomona" 2010

porcelain, glaze, 45cm H

"Figuration" 2011, curated by J. Guido, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA, USA

"Maria Prophetissima" 2019

stoneware, slip, 37x11x11cm

"Biennale Arte Ceramica Contemporanea 2020", Frascati, Italy