Photo: Delfino Sisto Legnani
Liliana Moro was born in 1961 in Milan, where she lives and works.
She graduated from the Brera Academy of Fine Arts with Luciano Fabro. With other artists, she founded the exhibition space Spazio Via Lazzaro Palazzi in Milan (1989-93), where in 1990 she held her first solo exhibition. She also edited the magazine Tiracorrendo, the group’s ‘house organ’. Moro created environmental works, drawings, collages, sculptures, theater projects and sound installations. In 1991, she was invited to participate in La scena emergente at Centro Luigi Pecci in Prato.
Moro has participated in numerous group exhibitions, such as Documenta IX, Kassel (1992); Aperto 93 XLV Venice Biennale (1993); Quadrennial, Rome (1996; 2008); Bienal de Valencia (2001); Italics, Palazzo Grassi, Venice (2008); Biennale of Thessaloniki (2013). She exhibited at ARC, Paris (1993); Castello di Rivoli, Turin (1994); Moderna Museet, Stockholm (1998); PS1 New York (1999); De Appel, Amsterdam (1999); CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, San Francisco (2005); Galleria Civica, Trento (2009); MART, Rovereto (2012); MAMbo, Bologna (2013).
Her most recent solo shows were held at: MUHKA, Antwerp (1996); Ambrosetti Foundation, Palazzolo, BS (2004); Italian Cultural Institute, Los Angeles (2007); Careof / Viafarini, Milan (2008); Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como (2012).
She teaches at the Art Academy of Bergamo and the IUAV in Venice. As visiting professor, she participated in several workshops of Fondazione Spinola-Banna.