Francesca Fini

Nato/a a: Roma, Italia
Residente a: Roma, Italia
Tecnica: Performance, video
Website / Blog: http://www.francescafini.com

Francesca Fini (Rome, 1970) is an Italian artist working with new media and performance art. Her live projects, always addressing social and political issues, are mixed with lo-fi technology, homemade interaction design devices, live audio and video. Primarily interested in video and live art, she also creates tangible artworks assembling performance art ‘relics’ and fine art prints of digitally processed video stills.
Among the Art events in which she took part in the last few years, we would mention the 2011 WRO Biennale in Poland, ADD Festival at MACRO Museum in Rome, the finals of Laguna International Art Prize in Venice, CINEMED Film Festival in Montpellier, Taormina Film Festival, Berlin Directors Lounge, IKONO TV Film Festival, FILE Electronic Language International Festival in Brazil, FONLAD Digital Art Festival, Cologne Off and Magmart Video Art Festival, which she won in 2010, 2012 and 201 In 2012 she has been invited to the first “Venice International Performance Art Week”, curated by VestAndPage, featuring among the others the work of Valie Export, Jan Fabre, Yoko Ono, Boris Nieslony and Hermann Nitsch. In 2014 she was selected by the Margaret Guthman Musical Instrument Competition, organized by the Georgia Institute of Technology. She was invited in Kolkata, India, for the “Ghosts of Shakespeare” Performance Art Festival, and she has been selected to participate to the International Watermill Center Summer Program, directed by Robert Wilson in Watermill, New York.