Leonardo Ulian is an Italian london-based multimedia artist whose practice explores systems, grids and connections through applying both old and new techniques combined with careful artistic craftsmanship to produce thought provoking art pieces with various symbolism. A practice that on the sacred, connections, balance, de-contextualisation, geometry, mazes and labyrinths using electronic component as lasting triggers in his signature work.
Solo exhibitions include “DEVOTION” Utopian State of Mind with The Concept Space in association with The Moving Cube and The Byron Collection, Berlin, Germany (2016); Technological mandala 48 – Eye of Pula – Singular gallery, Pula, Croatia (2015); Volta NY, The Flat – Massimo Carasi, An invitational solo project fair, New York, USA (2015); Tesla Remixed, The Flat – Massimo Carasi, Milan, Italy (2014); Sacred Space with Beers Contemporary, London (2013); Flames, Roses, and Wires, Shaft Gallery, London (2010), and Iperuranio, Kobo Art Space, Udine, Italy (2009).
He has also exhibited in various group shows including Spirit Mandala, The Scorching Sun Art Lab, Lhasa, Tibet (2016); On the Toile, Museo di Toile de Jouy, Château de l’Églantine, France (2015); Youth Mode, Tartu Art Museum, Tartu, Estonia (2015); 4 tales from the belly of the whale, THE FLAT – Massimo Carasi, Milan, Italy (2014); A sense of things, Zadludowicz collection, London, UK (2014); London Art Fair, Beers Contemporary gallery, London, UK (2014); Medley, Chicago Urban Art Society, Chicago, US (2013); Kinetic art fair, London (2013); Timewave Zero, Espacio Valverde, Madrid, Spain (2012); Motion 1, Syzygy Art Space, London (2012); Bow Art Open, Bermondsey Project Space, London (2012); Condensation, Immaginare il Tempo, Clauiano, Italy (2011); Umlaut, Hales Gallery, London (2009); Three by Three (IV), Yinka Shonibare Project Space at Sunbury House, London (2009).
Ulian was awarded the Owne Rowley Award in London (2009), Stamps of the XX Century Prize, Udine, Italy (2000). Leonardo works in various collections such as with the fashion house Hermès of Paris International, Fidelity Worldwide Investments, The Byron Collection and more including large scale commissions for Tableau company headquarters.