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Laura Pugno's works are an invitation to enter the landscape, delving into an analysis of the blurring boundaries between humans and nature, prompting contemplation on the landscape as an extension of the knowable or as its boundary. Her artistic practice is process-oriented and involves direct engagement with nature and its elements, she works with diverse media and materials including drawing, photography, sculpture, and video. The environmental and ecological themes - focus of her artistic investigation - are explored through the interaction between art and science, a dialogue that has become essential for her in recent years.


Laura Pugno, lives and works in Turin. In 2022 she won the Sustainable Art Prize, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. In 2020 she was among the winners of the 9th Edition of the Italian Council, promoted by MIC. In 2013 she received the Cairo Prize XIV. Her solo exhibitions include those at A Tale of A Tub, Rotterdam (2022); SÜDPOL, Lucerne (2022); Cittadellarte, Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella (2021); MUSE, Palazzo delle Albere, Trento (2021); Nida Art Colony, Lithuania (2019); Peola Simondi, Turin (2019, 2014, 2010, 2007); MART, Rovereto (2014); MAN, Nuoro (2013); Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (2012). Her group exhibitions include those at Circolo del Design, Turin (2023); Peola Simondi Gallery, Turin (2023); Casa Italia - Giochi Olimpici, Beijing (2022); Reggia di Venaria Reale, Venaria (2021); Museo Nazionale della Montagna, Turin (2020); Fondazione del Monte, Bologna (2019); Forum Stadtpark, Graz, with which she won the Q-International Spring award of the La Quadriennale di Roma (2018); Casa Masaccio, Arezzo (2017); MAGASIN, Grenoble (2016).


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