Aldo Giannotti is an Italian artist based in Vienna.
His practice encompasses different media such as installation, video, photography and performance.
The main characteristic of Giannotti’s works is the deconstruction of iconographic images, representative and semantic clichés, as well as stereotypes of various cultural environments. The artist refers to his work as “an experiment to shift paradigms”; he is interested in new and different interpretations of set patterns and established role models. His work has been shown at Künstlerhaus Vienna, Kunsthalle Vienna, Sammlung Essl Vienna, Triennale Linz 01, Fruchthalle Kaiserslautern, International art biennale of Beijing, Kunsthallen Nikolaj Copenhagen, Biennal of Young Artists in Bucharest, Forum Stadtpark in Graz, Austrian Culture Forum in London, CCC Strozzina, among others. Since 2007, he has been a member of the dance company Liquid Loft.
Opera esposta alla Biennale dello Xinjiang
Aldo Giannotti e Markus Hofer, Coffee bolognese, video, 2007