Kiko Gianocca

Pendentif, or et argent

Bague, or jaune

Collier or et argent

Pendentif aluminium plaqué argent

Bagues or et argent

Profile


born in Bellinzona, Switzerland, 1974
lives & works in Lugano, Switzerland

Education
2002–2003 Master of Fine Art RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
2000–2001 Invited student Escola Massana, Barcelona, Spain
1997–1999 Bachelor of Fine Art Art Institute CFP, Florence,Italy

Representation
Galerie ViceVersa, Lausanne, Switzerland
Galerie So, London, UK & Solothurn, Switzerland
Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich, Germany
Verzameld Werk, Gent, Belgium
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, Australia

Collections
MUDAC, Lausanne Switzerland
Pinakothek der Moderne (Danner Collection), Munich Germany
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Australia
National Gallery of Queensland, Brisbane Australia
National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide Australia

Prizes and Awards
2008 Swiss Federal Design Grant
2006 Emerging Artists Grant, Australian Council for the Arts

Publications
2010 Sydney College of the Arts, By Example The Museum of Arts & Crafts, Itami, Japan
2009 Losche Wofgang, Schmuck 2009 GHM-Gesellschaft fur Handwerksmessen, Munich
2008 Lim Andy, The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellers Darling Publications, Cologne
Losche Wofgang, Schmuck 2008 GHM-Gesellschaft fur Handwerksmessen, Munich
Mälk Kadri, JUST MUST Arnoldsche Art Publishers

Solo Exhibitions
2013 Ends Meet
Gallery ViceVersa, Lausanne, Switzerland
2012 On second thoughts (with Marc Monzo)
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, Australia
2010 To hold and be held
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, Australia
2008 Wittenbrink zeigt Schmuck
Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich, Germany
2007 Things Hold Together
Galerie al 65, Vilanova i la Geltrù, Spain
Things Hold Together
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne Australia
2005 White Lies
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne Australia

Group Exhibitions
2012 Schmuck
(selected) Internationalen Handwerksmesse Munich, Germany
Solstice
Galerie ViceVersa, Lausanne, Switzerland
Campagnes Sur Mer
Galerie Solidor, Cagnes Sur Mer, France
Unexpected Pleasures
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
London Design Museum, London, Great Britain
Mirror Mirror
Galerie Solidor, Cagnes Sur Mer, France
2011 Jewellery Unleashed!
Museum Modern Art, Arnhem, Netherlands
Museum Bellerive, Zurich, Switzerland
WITTENBRINK ZEIGT SCHMUCK
Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich, Germany
2010 By Example
Museum of Arts & Crafts, Itami, Japan
Treasure Room
Handwerkskammer, Munich, Germany
2009 Schmuck
Internationalen Handwerksmesse Munich, Germany
Criss&Cross - Design Made in Switzerland
Travelling exhibition, China & Japan
2008 Swiss Federal Design Grants Exhibition
Museum Bellerive, Zurich, Switzerland
Just Must
Estonian History Museum, Tallin, Estonia
Schmuck
Internationalen Handwerksmesse, Munich, Germany
Transformation
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, Australia
2006 Colin & Cicely Rigg Design Award
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
2003 Art Jewellery in Switzerland in the 20th 






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