Costantino Ciervo_Copyright_ Francesca_Pini


1961 born in Naples, Italy
1980-82 studied Economics and Political Science at the University of Economics and Trade, Naples
1984 moved to Berlin
1988-91 studied Philosophy and History of Art at the Technische Universität (TU), Berlin
1993 participated at the Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
1997 participated at Förderkoje Art Cologne
since 2009 member of  Deutscher Künstlerbund e. V.
2004 nominated for 11th Marler Videokunstpreis (Video Art Prize), Marl
2005 artist-in-residence, Foundation Kunstraum Syltquelle, Sylt
2006 nominated for the Käthe-Kollwitz-Prize, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
2012 grant from the Hans and Charlotte Krull foundation, Berlin


Besides serveral group shows such as 1997 “Zeitskulptur“, Oberösterreichische Landesgalerie Linz, Austria; 2004 “Declaration – 100 Artists for Peace”, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea; 2009 “Nation and Nature“, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel; 2009 “Notation. Form und Kalkül in den Künsten”, Center for Art and Media, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany; 2009/10 „The Missing Peace“, The Frost Art Museum, Miami and 2010/11 Nobel Museum Stockholm, Sweden; solo shows such as 2007 “Radical Theories”, Fondazione (Foundation) Mudima, Milan, Italy; 1998 at the Goethe-Instituts Lissabon and Porto; 2009 at CentrePasquArt, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland as well as at the museum FLUXUS+, Potsdam, Germany; 2012 recently Gallery Kro Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria.