art projects by coniglioviola

antonella ruggiero e coniglioviola requiem elettronico

Antonella Ruggiero and Coniglioviola. June 18th. Requiem Elettronico.

We are glad to announce the publication of the cd+dvd box Requiem Elettronico by Antonella Ruggiero and ConiglioViola, on June...

The nights of Tino from Bagdad

Starting from a literary text, a new video art work which transforms the city into a widespread cinema, thanks to Augmented Reality technology. 
An experiment in interactive storytelling intended to redraw the map of the city’s space.

recuperate le vostre radici quadrate


A discographical, theatrical and video project based on a selection of songs originally performed by Italian divas in the 80s, electronically rearranged and reinterpreted by ConiglioViola duo, who has also realized a video for each of them.

non sono una signora

Non domina sum

Non Domina Sum (I am not a lady)  is part of Coniglioviola’s videoart anthology “Recuperate le vostre radici quadrate”: an...

Pirate Dream Tour

A travel through occupied spaces in order to protect the pirate thought and to house in its belly those needs and desires which have no representation.

pirate camp

Pirate Camp / The Stateless Pavillion

A residency program at the 54. Venice Biennale created to give free hospitality to artists from all over the world within a pirate campsite.

coniglioviola / antonella ruggiero / concerto senza titolo

Concerto senza titolo (Untitled concert)

A theatre, music and video project based on a collection of songs about death and interpreted by Antonella Ruggiero.

Sono un pirata/Sono un signore. PAC Milano

Sono un pirata Sono un signore (i am pirate and a gentleman)

Solo show at PAC, Pavillion of Contemporary Art in Milan, 2009.

Fine Primo Tempo (End of first half)

Video-installation. From a paradoxical interpretation, in an eschataological key, of the Italian hit song Ci sarà by the singing couple Al Bano & Romina Power.

Nous deux (The two of us)

An imaginary self-biography, in form of fairy tale, in which the artists portray themselves as two children.

Pirate attack to Venice Biennale

Pirate attack on Venice Biennale

On June 7th 2007, a huge Pirate Rabbit crossed the Canals of Venice as far as the venue of the Art Biennale and there it fired 52 cannon shots.


This video parody features an imaginary visit of the Italian pop-star Renato Zero at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin. Renato takes the control of the institution and explains his curatorial vision but he will have to face Francesco Bonami‘s dogs….

Ecce Trans (and the censorship)

ConiglioViola was the protagonist of the discussed group exhibition in Milan about Art and Homosexuality in 2007. This work against transphobia caused the closing of the exhibition.

Romantici (a family portrait)

At first glance, the video Romantici looks like a variation on a family photograph from the end of the nineteenth century...

Recuperate Le Vostre Radici Quadrate (Reclaim your square roots)

A tribute to Italian pop music divas of the 80s


Rebus feat. Achille Bonito Oliva is a videoinstallation, a meta-artistic artwork that conditions the access to the work itself: because if you do not solve REBUS you cannot visit the exhibition. (net drama) vs theater. Computer is your secret room.

Yolanda's Meditation

Yolanda’s meditation

2001. A work of The very first experiment of net based meditation.