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marco brambilla


Marco Brambilla is a Milan-born, New York-based installation artist, known for his elaborate re-contextualization of popular and found imagery. He is a recipient of the Tiffany Comfort Foundation and Colbert Foundation awards, and his work has been exhibited at Kunsthalle Bern; Guggenheim Museum; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; ARCO foundation, Madrid; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York; and Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul.

A selection of major site-specific installations have been presented by the Art Production Fund at the Time Warner Center in NYC; New Museum and Nuit Blanche at Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral in NYC and Toronto; Creative Time in Anchorage; The Standard for Art Basel Miami; as well as Ferrari for Frieze New York. His video installations have been featured at the 2011 Venice Film Festival and 2012 Sundance Film Festival, and in May 2011 Brambilla’s first major retrospective opened at the Santa Monica Museum of Art.

Brambilla has also brought his collision of collage to the mainstream with a notable darkly erotic one-minute video for the Kanye West song, Power (2010), as well as innovative brand collaborations with the likes of Hugo Boss. Brambilla presented at Fondation Beyeler in Basel, and with the Times Square Art Alliance in Times Square, NY.