Vincenzo de Bellis
Vincenzo de Bellis is curator and associate director of programs, visual arts at the Walker Art Center. At Walker he has recently organized exhibitions such as Mario García Torres: Illusion Brought Me Here (2018-2019, touring to WIELS, Brussels in May 2019); Nairy Baghramian: Deformation Professionelle (2017) and I am you, You are too (2017). He has also served as coordinating curator for Jimmie Durham: At the Center of the World (2017). Prior to joining the Walker in 2016, de Bellis was director and curator of Peep-Hole Art Center in Milan, which he co-founded in 2009. There he produced and curated over 25 exhibitions with artists including Uri Aran, Paolo Gioli, Ahmet Ogut, Andra Ursuta, Mario García Torres, Renata Lucas, Paolo Icaro, Pavel Buchler, Gabriel Sierra, Francesco Arena, Rosalind Nashashibi, and Trisha Baga. In 2015, de Bellis curated Ennesima, an Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art at Triennale di Milano and a solo exhibition by Betty Woodman at Museo Marino Marini, Florence and ICA, London (in 2016). He has also served as artistic director of Miart, International Fair of Modern and Contemporary Art, Milan since 2012. Previously, de Bellis held curatorial roles at Museion, Bolzano and GAMeC, Bergamo. De Bellis holds a Master of Arts in Curatorial Studies from Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College. He is a contributor to numerous exhibition catalogues and art publications.