Heinz Mack. Strutture di Energia | Structures of Energy

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Heinz Mack (Lollar, 1931) is a fundamental figure in the art of the second half of the twentieth century: a radical and revolutionary Artist, active since the fifties in a key of continuous renewal. After the extensive and significant solo show dedicated to the Artist in 2019, in which it was possible to retrace his […]

European Post-War

Turi Simeti, Piero Dorazio, Arnaldo Pomodoro, Antonio Sanfilippo

Cortesi Gallery is pleased to present its new group show at Via Morigi 8 in Milan, now exhibited until the end of October. The exhibition presents a selection of post-war European artists from different artistic influences such as Afro, Agostino Bonalumi, Pietro Consagra, Piero Dorazio, Yves Klein, Heinz Mack,Igor Mitoraj, Gianfranco Pardi, Arnaldo Pomodoro, Antonio […]

Glass Power | La Potenza della Fragilità

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Cortesi Gallery presents “GLASS POWER. La potenza della fragilità”, a solo photographic exhibition by Lucrezia Roda (Erba, 1992), curated by Vera Canevazzi.  In the fifteen shots, Lucrezia Roda shows the glass production process and the environments of the historic Fornace Venini in Murano, one of the most famous glassworks in the world, which last year celebrated the hundredth anniversary of its foundation […]

Generative Art Exhibition | UNPREDICTABLE LINES

With the 20th century and the advent of the historical avant-gardes, the artist’s role underwent considerable analysis and was revised for the aesthetic result. Even as figurative art was abandoned, the artist took on a different and new role compared to tradition. With the progress and development of technology, accompanied by the related and consequential […]


Cortesi Gallery is thrilled to inaugurate its new exhibition REDEFINING SPACE, in collaboration with The Cryptonomist, opening on the 7th of April in via Nassa 62, Lugano. The show brings together artworks by important and innovative contemporary artists that work with sculpture, print, video and virtual reality through NFT; Leo Caillard, Matteo Mauro ed Emanuele […]

Evocare senza rappresentare

Cortesi Gallery is pleased to announce its new exhibition in via Morigi 8, Milan opening on the 9th of February dedicated to Non-figurative Italian Art. It is entitled Evocare senza Rappresentare / Summoning without Representing. The gallery has selected a range of artworks by some of the major artists of the 20th century such as […]

SHAPING COLORS | Francesco Carozza

SHAPING COLORS – La forza pura dei dipinti di Francesco Carozza, dalle superfici incisive e vitali nel loro dispiegarsi quasi scultoreo, spinge lo spettatore ad approfondire i meccanismi della pittura e a confrontarsi con la stratificazione e la rarefazione, con gli scontri e le distensioni della materia. Se nel 2018, nella mostra Onirico tenutasi presso […]

SPACES OF LIGHT. Piero Dorazio and the International ZERO Movement

Cortesi Gallery Milano is pleased to present an exhibition and a book devoted to the relations between Piero Dorazio (1927, Rome – 2005, Perugia), a master of Post-War Italian abstract art, and the international ZERO movement. The exhibition, curated by Francesca Pola and organized in collaboration with the Piero Dorazio Archives, draws a comparison between […]

Parade | Chiara Dynys

PARADE – Giuseppe Panza di Biumo has defined Chiara Dynys as “a light artist”, and the exhibition presented today at Galleria Cortesi in Lugano vindicates that title. Dynys proposes a selection of recent works featuring projected light or light emanating from the colour of the material, along with the first examples of a series never […]

Ricucire la tela (Restitching the canvas)

RICUCIRE LA TELA (RESTITCHING THE CANVAS) – Cortesi Gallery is pleased to officially inaugurate its new premises at Via Morigi 8 with an exhibition dedicated to Agostino Bonalumi (1935 Vimercate – 2013 Monza), a leading figure in the post-war artistic scene in Italy. Five years after the first exhibition dedicated to the artist in its […]