| Art Biography
Federico Bucalossi is an Italian artist with over 10 years experience in the field of multimedia art. Federico has a background as a multimedia artist, multimedia director, video art director, web designer, trainer and consultant. He is also member of the groups StranoNetwork (computer-internet Art), Yellowcake (Electronic performances for the label KK records, Belgium), Quinta Parete (Art Minimal TV). He also work in the fields of theatre, music, fashion and graphic design.
Since 1991 he has exhibited nationally within Italy and also internationally. He has exhibited at major art exhibitions, art festivals, institutions and on the Internet. He has also participated as a guest speaker at new media conferences in Italy and overseas. He has also received awards and mentions at exhibitions and festivals for his film and multimedia works.
Federico combines different art mediums (video, interactive installations, painting, music, theatre, and computer generated art) in his multimedia art works. As an artist he has a minimalist / reductionist approach to his works. Over the last 10 years he has sought to decrease the data and information in his art by using only black and white colors, simple shapes and clear social concepts.
FATTO UN SOGNO" (I had a dream)1993 - 6min. Di Giacomo de Bastiani,
Federico Bucalossi e Francesco Campigli. Con: Isabelle, Xenofon, Consuelo.
Videoclip with midi music.
"BOSNIA NEWS" 1993/1994 - 35min. Di F.B. Alessandro Pappalardo e Betty Bianconi. Reportage from Bosnia during the war.
"MUTOID GORGO" 1994 - 15min.
Tre video che scorrono su tre monitor posti a semicerchio. Lampeggiamenti stroboscopici (dream machine) immagini veloci, violente a tratti psichedeliche. Esperimento
"MULTIVISIONE E FREQUENZE CASUALI" 1994 - 17min (multivision and random frequencies) Three videos for installation.
"ECOCATASTROFE" 1994 - 7min. Di F.B. con Francesco Campigli e Niccol˜ Cosimi.Video in an abandoned and devastated area.
"VIDEODIPENDENZE" 1994 - 1min. Videoclip in three audio layers and three video layers
"EMISFERI OPPOSTI" 1994 - 15min Videoinstallation with tho vertical monitors to stimolate the different emispheres.
"ZONE SENSUALI" 1995 - 11min./15min. Video and text. In a hypothetical future videogames are changed to sensorial machine.
"VIDEOMIND" 1995 - 2min Devastating result of audiovisual overload.
"BERLIN-TV-S.DONATO" 1995 - 5min. Two mixed videos
of two streets one in Berlin and one in the Tuscany country.
"MIND-OFF" 1995 1min. Devastating result of audiovisual overload.
"GREAT WESTERN MACHINE" 1995 - 5min. Videoclip for the band Glomming Geek. Distribuito da Wide Records
"TETSUYA E LA FINE DELL'UOMO CONTEMPORANEO" 1995 - 10min. con Ilaria Faraoni, Mariasole Delilla, Niccol˜ Vivarelli . Realized in Vhs and Super 8. Anxiety and violence of contemporary humans.
"TRACCE DI... tra apparire e trovare" 1996 - 6min. Giallo Mare Minimal Teatro e la coll.ne di C.Parrini. Theatrical video similar to the black theatre of Prague.
"FULL IMMERSION" 1996 - in loop. Con il gruppo "Quinta Parete" e Giallo Mare Minimal Teatro Three video for theatrical performance.
"MIND-OFF 3studies" 1997 - 2 mins
"EXTERMINATE US ALL" 1997 - 1 min Three studies for a suicide
"VORTEX" 1996 15 min. Regia di F.Bucalossi musiche di Andrea Bini e Sandro Verdecchia, paints di Hanna. Experimental performance with music, video and paint in real time.
"ADRENOCHROME" 1997 21 min. Regia di F.Bucalossi, Musiche di A.Bini e S.Verdecchia, scritture di Giampaolo Coralli, body di Annalisa Paini. Fotografie di Joseph Spezza. Experimental performance for energy excange.
"LIMBS" 1997 1 min Stillness
"IL REATO DEL CORPO" 1997 - 2 min Regia di David Parri e F.Bucalossi con Michele Nicotra, Stefano Pazzini, Stefano Cosimi
"MAMIE OUATE" 1998 - 3 mins Video for theatrical performance. Entirely shooted in dvd in a swimming pool.
"THINKING DIFFERENT HUMANS" 1999 Videoinstallation Florence Fringe festival
"MINIMAL TV" (1997/2000) TV programs for art openings and exhibitions. By Quinta Parete