ARTISTS > Daniela Comani

Daniela Comani


  • My Film History – Daniela Comani’s Top 100 Films
    Curated by Charlie James
  • artMRKT San Francisco 2014
  • Dallas Art Fair 2013
  • Miami Project 2012
  • Art Toronto 2012
  • artMRKT San Francisco 2012
  • PULSE Miami 2011
  • Art Toronto 2011
  • PULSE Los Angeles 2011
  • Art Aspen 2011
  • 366 Days, 52 Bookcovers and 1 Happy Couple
  • artMRKT San Francisco 2011
  • Pulse Miami 2010

  • Artist's Resume (pdf, 104.96 Kb)

    Artist's Catalog (pdf, 1.68 Mb)

    Artist's Website


    Daniela Comani’s multimedia installations engage in a dialog about history, language, identity, alienation and intimacy. Her work focuses on media images and text, which she manipulates through photography and video, and combines in her drawings and installations. Her work has been shown internationally and is included in the collections of Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Museo d’Arte Moderna, Bologna and Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin.

    1965 born in Bologna, Italy; lives and works in Berlin, Germany

    Selected Exhibitions
    2010: Überblendungen, Shedhalle, Zürich; Courier, University Art Museum, University at Albany, State University of New York; C’était moi. Journal 1900-1999, Centre d’Art Passerelle, Brest (E); Press Art – Die Sammlung Annette und Peter Nobel, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg; 2009: Zeigen – Eine Audiotour durch Berlin, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin; Kaléidoscope d’Italie, Centre national de l’audiovisuel, Dudelange, Luxemburg; 2008: Transmediale08 – conspire!, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin; HeartQuake, Museo on the Seam, Jerusalem; Focus on Contemporary Italian Art, MAMbo – Museo d’Arte Moderna, Bologna; Bildpolitiken, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg; 2007: History will repeat itself, Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund und KW-Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; Ich war’s – In 32 Tagen um den Alexanderplatz. 1805-2007, NGBK – U2 Alexanderplatz, Berlin (E); 2006: Das Achte Feld, Museum Ludwig, Köln.

    Selected Bibliography
    2009 Neuerscheinungen hrsg. von Daniela Comani, Edition Patrick Frey, Zürich; 2007 It Was Me – Diary 1900-1999 / Sono stata io. Diario 1900-1999, Maurizio Corraini s.r.l., Mantova; 2000 Double Drawings, Vice Versa Verlag, Berlin; 1995 Speculum Absconditum, Wiensowski & Harbord, Berli


The Woman Who Shot Liberty Valance Archival Pigment Print 27 1⁄2 x 19 3⁄4 inches