Andrea Strano

Ragusa, Italy 01/04/85

26 Ainsley Street E2 0DL – London UK

0746 5862555 mail: info@lacalandra.com

Personal Profile

With 10 years of experience as founder and art gallery manager, collaborations with museums and art galleries in Sicily, Naples, Rome, collaborations with national and international artists. With high experience in organizing art events and exhibitions. Selling jewelery and artwork experience and a portfolio of clients such as interior designers and collectors from all over the world. At the moment manages an online e-commerce of artwork Sculptures and limited edition prints among the most supplied in Italy Lacalandra.com

Skills Profile

Art understanding Management abilitiesPubblic Relations Customer care experienceCare of the details Post-selling assistance experienceDigital abilitiesResourcefulAdministrative abilitiesOrganised

Work History

After graduating from high school, after starting the studies in law, I have attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Siracusa, after two years I opened my gallery in ISPICA(Italy), I have curated many personal exhibitions of Italian artists, selected among the artists participating in the Venice Biennale. I have collaborated with Italian museums and galleries all over Italy, where I organized various exhibition and events,working alongside of many important artistsas Piero Guccione, Athos Faccincani, Franco Polizzi, Sandro Bracchitta. In recent years the gallery is dedicated to the publication of limited-edition prints, to their online sale and their distribution to major Italian galleries. Always open to new collaborations

Main art exhibitions I curated:

Guccione Piero and Group of Scicli

Greco Emilio – Tornabuoni Lorenzo – Bodini Floriano

Homage to Guttuso – Floridia Museum(SR) - with catalog publication

Fiume Salvatore - anthological exhibition Galleria Quadrifoglio Siracusa (SR)

Homage to Giuseppe Verdi - celebrations for the bicentennial – Galleria Borsieri, Roma - with catalogpublicationEducationAccounting officer graduate year 2004

References available on request