Verena D’Alessandro graduated in Modern Languages and Literatures at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome, and specialized in Sociology of the Art and Culture at “Ecole des Hautes Etudes” in Paris. Subsequently, as a professor, she taught Sociology of the Cultural Processes and Visual Communication at the University “La Sapienza” during several years. At the end of the 90’s she graduated in painting at the Municipal School of Ornamental Arts of Rome. In 2001 she started her exhibition activity; since then she was invited in important institutional art exhibitions and presented her works in solo exhibitions in several cities. Verena D’Alessandro lives and works in Rome.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS IN INSTITUTIONAL PLACES, PICTURE GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS
2010 Architetture e paesaggi, Municipal Gallery, Manziana
2013 Percorsi. Opere scelte: 2005-2012, Province of Rome Valentini Palace, with catalogue.
2014 Variazioni sul paesaggio, Leti Sansi Palace, Spoleto, with catalogue.
2016 Nel silenzio dell’immagine, Municipal Picture Gallery of Contemporary Art, Gaeta, with catalogue
2018 Fragili equlibri, Paper and Filigree Museum,Fabriano, with online catalogue.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS IN GALLERIES
2001 Consonanze, Le Opere Gallery, Rome, with catalogue.
2003 Metafore di vita quotidiana, Le Opere Gallery, Rome, with catalogue
2004 Raffigurazione e Oltre Studio S-Contemporary Art Gallery, Rome
2005 Black & White Music, Artmonti Gallery, Paris, with online catalogue
2007 Metamorfosi urbana, André Gallery, Rome, with catalogue
2008 Mutamenti suburbani, Lombardi Gallery, Rome, with catalogue.
2010 Suburban Landscapes, Zamenhof Gallery, Milan, with catalogue.
2011 Città & Dintorni, Polid’Arte Gallery, Spoleto
2011 Su terre silenziose, Incontro d’Arte Gallery, Rome, with catalogue
2014 BiancoNeve, L’Acquario Gallery , Rome, with catalogue
2015 Città Nude (bipersonal exhibition), “Preferiti” Contemporary Art Gallery ,Rome,
2016 Juste une rêverie, Espace Christiane Peugeot, Paris, with catalogue
2017 Ariosamente, 28 Piazza di Pietra – Fine Art Gallery, Rome, with catalogue
2017 Nel corso del tempo, Aqua Art Gallery, Terracina
She participated, by invitation, in more than sixty group exhibitions in Italy and abroad. Her paintings are present in permanent collections of Art Foundation and in private collections.
ART CRITICS WHO HAVE WRITTEN ABOUT HER PAINTING
Giorgno Agnisola, Paolo Aita, Leonardo Caboni, Valentina Calzia, Carlo Fabrizio Carli, Marcello Carlino, Sandro Costanzi, Giuseppina Ciuffrida, Linda De Sanctis, Paolo Levi, Carla Mazzoni, Fabiana Mendia, Rosa Orsini, Virgilio Patarini, Annamaria Polidori, Andrea Romoli Barberini, Roberto Savi, Vittorio Sgarbi, Robertomaria Siena, Carmine Siniscalco, Luigi Tallarico.