Cosimo Miorelli • CZM (Biella, Italy, 1986) is a Berlin-based visual artist. He explores and mixes diverse graphic storytelling media: illustration, live-painting, animation, comics and traditional painting. His research currently focuses on live performances and multimedia storytelling, including theatre productions and animated videos for documentaries. CZM has collaborated with musicians such as RAF, Fabrizio Nocci, Stefano Bechini, Saba Anglana, Badara Seck, Vincenzo Vasi, Ivan Bert, Giovanni Maier, Giorgio Mirto, GUP Alcaro, Loris Vescovo, Giorgio Pacorig, writer Stefano Benni and actors Gigio Alberti and Roberto Zibetti.
CZM has performed live and exhibited his works in art festivals (Stazione di Topolò, A Sud di Nessun Nord – Asti, Pordenone Legge, Art on Snow Gastein), film festivals (Kino OTOK, Cà Foscari Short FF, Piccolo Festival di Animazione-Udine), comic/Illustration conventions and exhibitions (Le Nuvole di De André – Genova, ComicInvasionBerlin, Signs of Dexterity – Berlin, Mediterranean Salt – Berlin), art galleries (BLU Gallery – Bologna, Cultuurcentrum Strombeek, Plateau Gallery – Berlin, HB55 Kunstfabrik Berlin, ), museums (SMO – Slovensko Multimedialno Okno, Staatliches Naturhistorisches Museum Braunschweig) and theaters (Teatro Verdi Pordenone, Teatro Gobetti Torino, Teatro Franco Parenti Milano, Teatro Revoltella Trieste, Teatro Villa Torlonia Roma) in Italy, Germany, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia and Belgium.
He often performs for private clients and organizations (Lions Club Italia, Berlinische Galerie) and has held workshops in Italian High schools and at the University Visoka Sola za Umetnost in Nova Gorica. CZM’s illustrated books are published in Italy by Editori del Grifo.
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