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biography Giacomo Chiesa

•2010
Collaborator by contract, DINSE department, Polytechnic of Turin, November 2010 – January 2011, Turin Covenant of Mayor.
•2009-10
Master dei Talenti (Master of Talents), September 2009 – July 2010, Moscow Institute of Architecture, Assistant Professor – Industry Design Cathedra and Landscape Design Cathedra (tutor, Prof. Valery Bgashev)
•2009
Prize “Man Ray” for the best photo, “Il Segno” competition (jury: Paolo Levi, Rossana Bossaglia, Virgilio Patarini, Valentina Carrera, Davide Corsetti, Michele Govoni, Sabrina Falzone – motivation: “metaphysical painter of suspended time” P. Levi)
Technical secretary, international conference CityFutures, MADE Expo 2009. Organized by MADE Expo and SITdA (Italian Association of Architectural Technology).
Member of architects Italian register
Photographic project for the application of perceptive analysis to the Piedmont landscape (to be edited – prof.ssa C. Cassatella, Polytechnic of Turin, DITER department).
•2008-09
External collaborator, Technological innovation design studio, Polytechnic of Turin, II Faculty of Architecture (prof. R. Pagani).
•2008
Master Degree with honours in Architecture at the Polytechnic of Turin.
Workshop “Montagna e desertificazione”, Mountain Photo Festival, coordinated by Luca Andreoni. Catalogue.
•2006
Bachelor with honours in Architecture for the Project. Dissertation title: “The photography of every day city” (tutor: arch. Franco Vico)
•2004-2005
Photography course (CSP) at IED Turin (European Institute of Design).
•1984
Birth.

Exhibitions

•2010
Zamenhof art gallery, Milan, 9-19 September.
Mountain Photo Festival 2010 – young section, project “Artist in residence”, Cittadella dei Giovani, Aosta, 17-26 September.
•2009
“Il Segno” competition, contemporary art prize, Zamenhof art gallery, Milan, 9-19 September.
“Montagna e desertificazione”, Mountain Photo Festival, Aosta, Porta Pretoria, 25 July.- 9 August.
•2008
“La città che cambia: professioni vecchie e nuove intorno alla Reggia”, Venaria Reale, School of restoration.
“Giovane fotografia italiana” (young Italian photography), IV Festival of artistic photography of Warsaw (www.wffa.pl), Sztuki Mediów ASP w Warszawie art gallery, 15 Spokojna street, Warsaw.
•2006
“Latitudini”, cultural cooperation center SOUNDTOWN Turin, 19 January – 4 march.

Bibliography

•2010
three photos galleries and articles on the Dislivelli.eu association (mass fruition, images and clichés – lightin pollution – desertification and crowd) about mountain photography. (www.dislivelli.eu)
“Biomimetica: Innovazione e tecnologia per l’architettura” curated by Giacomo Chiesa Celid, Torino, ISBN: 9788876618888
•2009
“Consumo di suolo, consumo di paesaggio? Prospettive di ricerca sulla misura delle ricadute dei Programmi di Sviluppo Rurale”, curated by Claudia Cassatella, Agata Spaziante, Chiara Murano, Mirko Carbone, Valutazione Ambientale n° 16, december 2009, Edicom Edizioni, Monfalcone [Go].
“Beleno_l’esperienza del tempo puro” curated by Mario Ambel, Claudia Schirru in “Per una cittadinanza internazionale”, Insegnare Dossier, n°2/2009, September 2009, Roma, Editoriale CIID.
“Il segno”, Apollo e Dioniso Edizioni, Milano 2009.
•2008
“Open your mountains. Workshop: Montagna e desertificazione” workshop catalogue edited by Luca Andreoni, Mountain Photo Festival edizione, Aosta 2008.
IV festival Warszawski festival fotografii artystycznej, Festival catalogue curated by Magdalena Durda-Dmitruk, Warsaw 2008.
•2007
“Competenze culturali per la Cittadinanza”, Insegnare Dossier, n°1/2007, april 2007, Roma, Edizioni CIID.

Contact

Address:
Via Vassalli Eandi, 31
10138 Torino
Telephone:
+39 3492441016
e-mail:
gia.chiesa@archiworld.it