Roberto Miniati

Roberto Miniati, Beautiful word, 2017, acrylic on canvas, 80x120 cm

Roberto Miniati, Senza titolo, acrylic on canvas, 2011, 90x70 cm

Roberto Miniati, Luz Negra, acrylic on canvas, 60x80 cm, 2013

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Roberto Miniati was born in Rome in 1952, where he lives and works today. Since youth, the passion for art and collecting has allowed him to get in touch with curators and experts in the field. This passion and contact lead him to undertake his personal pictorial activity.

Among his solo shows: Affinità selettive in 2015 held at the Sala del Basolato in Fiesole and Nulla dies sine lineain 2014 held at the National Museum Villa Pisani in Stra. Notable too were his significant contribution and participation at the Venice Biennale of Art in 2017 and 2015 in the National Pavilion of Guatemala and at the Triennial of Visual Arts in Rome in 2017 and 2014.

His works are the result of a virtual dialogue with the artists of the historical avant-gardes of the 20th century. The flows of geometric abstractionism, American expressionism and the post-World War II artists become sources of inspiration for Miniati who, despite his influences, demonstrates his own style. The result is a painting made up of a compositional architecture mirroring his inner labyrinth. His paintings, always coherent with a research in continuous evolution, are not thought of, but are mediated inwardly.


58th Biennale di Venezia, National Pavilion of Grenada, Venice (Upcoming)


Affinità selettive, curated by Giovanni Faccenda, Sala del Basolato, Fiesole, Florence

NAF, Napoli Arte Fiera, Oltremare, Galleria Esseerre, Naples

Winner of the first prize in the painting section of the Biennale of Asolo, Treviso

De l’infinito, universo e mondi, Galleria d’Arte Soleri, Rimini 


Nulla dies sine linea, Roberto Miniati, curated by Michele Geraldo, Museo Nazionale Villa Pisani, Stra, Venice

Roberto Miniati, Villa Medicea di Artimino "La Ferdinanda", Artimino, Prato


Oltre l’invisibile, curated by Valentina Tassinari, Museo Magi Pieve di Cento, Bologna

Performance “Suite 307”, Hotel The First, Rome


Ferrara the 6th Biennale Internazionale D'arte, Ferrara


Roberto Miniati, collateral event, 54th International Art Exposition, Biennale di Venezia, Molino Stucky, Venice

Arte Expo, S&R, ACCA in arte editrice s.r.l., Arezzo


Aeterna, curated by Gianni Dunil, Esposizione Triennale di Arte visive, Rome


L’Italia degli Artisti, dalla 56a Biennale di Venezia al Giubileo della Misericordia, curated by Stefania Pieralice, Museo Fondazione Venanzo Crocetti, Rome


All the World’s Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor, 56a Biennale di Venezia, National Pavilion of Guatemala, Venice


Last Paradise, Esposizione Triennale di Arti Visive, Chiostro del Bramante, Rome