Andrea Zucchini Images Bio

Andrea Zucchini

(b 1987 Brescia IT), lives and works in London UK. In his practice he explores the convergence of different fields of knowledge, juxtaposing the scientific to the mythological, the geologic to the cosmological. The research and objects deriving from this approach tend to concentrate on the exploration of the various cultural histories and natural properties underlying materials.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still from CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still from CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Videostill still from CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Videostill still from CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini in collaboration with Sam Smith, installation view of exhibition ¬⊙×, 2016 at Assembly Point, London.

Andrea Zucchini in collaboration with Sam Smith, installation view of exhibition ¬⊙×, 2016 at Assembly Point, London.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still of CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still of CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Twice Born, 2016. Hand carved stone replicas of Aztec artefacts. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Twice Born, 2016. Hand carved stone replicas of Aztec artefacts. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Preservation of Potential, 2016. Detail. Cast bronze seed pods.  Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Preservation of Potential, 2016. Detail. Cast bronze seed pods. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Cast bronze kale.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Cast bronze kale.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Hand carved cobalt, water. Photo by Original&theCopy. Courtesy of the artist and Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Hand carved cobalt, water. Photo by Original&theCopy. Courtesy of the artist and Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Bronze mushroom.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Bronze mushroom.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Installation shot.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Installation shot.

Andrea Zucchini, No man’s land, 2015. Cnc milled and waxed model board.

Andrea Zucchini, No man’s land, 2015. Cnc milled and waxed model board.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed artefacts, rubber coating, spray paint, cast sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed artefacts, rubber coating, spray paint, cast sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015.  3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts, sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts, sand.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Cast silicone, white lead, antidepressant, fixings.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Cast silicone, white lead, antidepressant, fixings.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, When Cortes asked... 2014. Cast iron, testosterone, vulcanised rubber.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, As Above So Below, 2014 at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Iron sulphide, stainless steel.

Andrea Zucchini, As Above So Below, 2014 at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Iron sulphide, stainless steel.

Andrea Zucchini, La Musa Metafisica, 2013.

Andrea Zucchini, La Musa Metafisica, 2013.

Andrea Zucchini, Double Cluster, 2012. Paraffin wax, sand, ash and stones.

Andrea Zucchini, Double Cluster, 2012. Paraffin wax, sand, ash and stones.

Andrea Zucchini, Three Stages, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, sulphur, iron (II) oxide, copper.

Andrea Zucchini, Three Stages, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, sulphur, iron (II) oxide, copper.

Andrea Zucchini, Precious Stone, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, steel and iron paste.

Andrea Zucchini, Precious Stone, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, steel and iron paste.

Andrea Zucchini - Born in a Pot, 2016. HD CGI animation, stereo sound. (short)

Andrea Zucchini, If the eye were not sun-like, it would not see the sun, 2014.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still from CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still from CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini in collaboration with Sam Smith, installation view of exhibition ¬⊙×, 2016 at Assembly Point, London.

Andrea Zucchini in collaboration with Sam Smith, installation view of exhibition ¬⊙×, 2016 at Assembly Point, London.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. CGI animations of scanned and digitally altered artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Twice Born, 2016. Hand carved stone replicas of Aztec artefacts. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Twice Born, 2016. Hand carved stone replicas of Aztec artefacts. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Preservation of Potential, 2016. Detail. Cast bronze seed pods.  Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Preservation of Potential, 2016. Detail. Cast bronze seed pods. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Bronze mushroom.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Bronze mushroom.

Andrea Zucchini, No man’s land, 2015. Cnc milled and waxed model board.

Andrea Zucchini, No man’s land, 2015. Cnc milled and waxed model board.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015.  3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Cast silicone, white lead, antidepressant, fixings.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Cast silicone, white lead, antidepressant, fixings.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, La Musa Metafisica, 2013.

Andrea Zucchini, La Musa Metafisica, 2013.

Andrea Zucchini, Three Stages, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, sulphur, iron (II) oxide, copper.

Andrea Zucchini, Three Stages, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, sulphur, iron (II) oxide, copper.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Videostill still from CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Videostill still from CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still of CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Participation Mystique, 2016. Video still of CGI animation of scanned and digitally altered artefact.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Born in a Pot, 2016. Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Cast bronze kale.

Andrea Zucchini, To those who only eat what has been dried by the sun, 2016. Cast bronze kale.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Hand carved cobalt, water. Photo by Original&theCopy. Courtesy of the artist and Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Hand carved cobalt, water. Photo by Original&theCopy. Courtesy of the artist and Tenderpixel.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Installation shot.

Andrea Zucchini, Foresight by Earth, 2016. Installation shot.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed artefacts, rubber coating, spray paint, cast sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed artefacts, rubber coating, spray paint, cast sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts, sand.

Andrea Zucchini, terra terra, 2015. 3D printed replicas of Mesoamerican artefacts, sand.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Installation view. Andrea Zucchini, Alchemical Studies, 2014 at Tenderpixel, London.

Andrea Zucchini, When Cortes asked... 2014.  Cast iron, testosterone, vulcanised rubber.

Andrea Zucchini, When Cortes asked... 2014. Cast iron, testosterone, vulcanised rubber.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, Untitled, 2014. Glass wax, slate.

Andrea Zucchini, As Above So Below, 2014 at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Iron sulphide, stainless steel.

Andrea Zucchini, As Above So Below, 2014 at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Iron sulphide, stainless steel.

Andrea Zucchini, Double Cluster, 2012. Paraffin wax, sand, ash and stones.

Andrea Zucchini, Double Cluster, 2012. Paraffin wax, sand, ash and stones.

Andrea Zucchini, Precious Stone, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, steel and iron paste.

Andrea Zucchini, Precious Stone, 2012. Plaster, aluminous cement, steel and iron paste.

Andrea Zucchini - Born in a Pot, 2016. HD CGI animation, stereo sound. (short)

Andrea Zucchini, If the eye were not sun-like, it would not see the sun, 2014.

Projects at Tenderpixel

Andrea Zucchini
Foresight by Earth
22 Jun until 3 July 2016

Andrea Zucchini
Alchemical Studies
6 until 20 September 2014

before breakfast we talked about the furthest visible point before it all disappeared 
Cathy Haynes, Fay Nicolson, Kentaro Yamada, Andrea Zucchini, The School of the Event Horizon
27 June to 26 July 2014

Bio

Andrea Zucchini (b 1987 Brescia IT), lives and works in London UK. He graduated from the MA Sculpture course at the Royal College of Art, London UK in 2015, and received his BA in Fine Art and History of Art from Goldsmiths University of London UK in 2013.


Solo exhibitions include, terra terra, Arco Madrid with F2, Madrid ES (2017); Foresight by Earth, Tenderpixel, London UK (2016); Alchemical Studies, Tenderpixel, London UK (2014). Recent selected group exhibitions include Companion Planting, curated by The Living Room, Goldsmiths Allotment, London UK (2017); Art Vilnius, part of the curated section by Rupert, Vilnius LT (2017); Anastasis, curated by Anaïs Lerendu, White Crypt, London UK (2017); Smoke and Mirrors, Rupert, Vilnius LT (2017); ¬⊙× (here the sun does not enter) with Sam Smith, Assembly Point, London UK (2016); Some Astronomers Kept a Distance, with David Ferrando Giraut at Salon, Madrid ES (2016); Cosmic Morsel, F2 Gallery, Madrid ES (2016); Visual Cultures TEN, Goldsmiths University of London UK and The Showroom, London UK (2015); New Contemporaries, various locations across Nottingham and ICA London (2015); Pause Patina, Camden Arts Centre, London UK (2015); Small bird’s nest with blue eggs inside, MMX Gallery, London UK (2015); Thank you, Jupiter Woods, London UK (2014); biotic/abiotic, The Gallery Apart, Rome IT (2014); before breakfast we talked about the furthest possible point before it all disappeared, Tenderpixel, London UK (2014); A Sense of Things, Zabludowicz Collection, London UK (2014); Woon Art Prize, Gallery North, Newcastle UK (2013); Gold in the Crucible, Hoxton Arches Gallery, London UK (2012); trans:form, curated by Hanna Laura Kaljo, London UK (2012) and I Wish I Was a Circle, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini, Alekano Club, London UK (2011).

Residencies and Awards include the New Contemporaries studio bursary with SPACE, London, UK (2017); and a residency at Rupert, Vilnius, LT (2017).

Projects at Tenderpixel

Andrea Zucchini
Foresight by Earth
22 Jun until 3 July 2016

Andrea Zucchini
Alchemical Studies
6 until 20 September 2014

before breakfast we talked about the furthest visible point before it all disappeared 
Cathy Haynes, Fay Nicolson, Kentaro Yamada, Andrea Zucchini, The School of the Event Horizon
27 June to 26 July 2014