Office Project Room // Hanging Garden - Irene Coppola


Irene Coppola (Palermo, 1991), artist based in Milan.

She studied at NABA_New Academy of Fine Arts in Milan and Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam. She took part in artistic residency projects in Italy and abroad, including And And And for Documenta13 (Kassel, D), FHU_Free Home University (Lecce, IT), PACA_Proyectos Artisticos Casa Antonino (Gijon, E), DolomitiContemporanee (Pieve di Cadore, IT). Since 2014 she collaborates with Isola Art Center in Milan. She participated in the second edition of Do Disturb Festival at the Palais De Tokyo in Paris  and in 2017 she inaugurated her first solo show at the Nowhere Gallery in Milan. In 2018 she realized the public art project Costa Sud invited by the Ecomuseo Urbano Mare Memoria Viva of Palermo and she presented Hanging Garden, one-year soloshow at Office Project Room, Milan. In 2019 she won the Italian Council VI edition for the La Wayaka Current_Tropic 08N art residency in the indigenous community of Guna Yala, Panama. In 2020 she presents her solo show ‘Schegge’ at L’Ascensore in Palermo with the support of the Botanical Garden. Among the collective exhibitions: F(l)ight Sketches, Circle Cité, Luxemburg, Brain-tooling, Forte di Monte Ricco DolomitiContemporanee, Trabajar para comer, Museo del Ferrocarril de Asturias.