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Vincenzo Cohen (birth name, Vincenzo Curcio) is an Italian classically trained multidisciplinary artist. He was born in Zurich (Switzerland) and after spending his childhood in Calabria, he moved from South Italy to Rome. In 2002 he graduated in Fine Arts and in 2007 he achieved the degree in Archaeology from la Sapienza University in Rome.

As a polyhedric artist his production is the result of a continuous process of historical-scientific research directed to the representation of cultural and naturalistic content. The artist is involved in Wildlife Conservation and travels into Africa and Midle East to get inspiration for his artistic repertoire. His production ranges from figurative arts to writing and consists in reworking of life and travel experiences by exploring different social themes.

Teaching skills with extensive experience in Secondary High School Institutions.
Experienced in training, educational activities, group management.
Experienced in in naturalistic, historical and archaeological fieldwork.
Driving license type A and B
Professional info
Job position 
Contemporary Artist & Photographer
Higher Education Teacher  


MIUR, Ministry of Education, University and Research;;

Liceo Artistico Ripetta via di Ripetta, 218, Rome (AS 2012-13; 2019-20);;

I.I.S. L. Einaudi via S. Maria alle fornaci1,Rome (AS 2018-19 );

Liceo delle Scienze Umane Margherita di Savoia, via Cerveteri 55/57, Rome (AS 2017-18)

Istituto Tecnico Statale per il Turismo C. Colombo, via Panisperna 255, Rome (AS 2017-18)

Istituto Tecnico Leonardo da Vinci, via Cavour, 258, Rome  (AS 2016-17)

Liceo Classico Bertrand Russell, via Tuscolana, 208, Rome (AS 2015-16)

Liceo Artistico Caravaggio, Via C. T. Odescalchi, 75, Rome (AS 2013-14)

Committee Member for High School Final Exams

Liceo scientifico Aristotele, via dei Sommozzatori, 50, Rome (2009)
Liceo scientifico Morgagni, via Fonteiana, 125, Rome (2014)

Etruscan and Italic Antiquities - ​Archaeology Course 
09-08-2008 - 06-15-2009

UPTER, Popular University, via 4 novembre 157
Via Quattro Novembre, 157, 00187 Rome


Museum Operator (internship) Prehistoric art lab and tour guide

​2-20-2007 - 06-01-2008

Prehistoric-Ethnographic Museum Luigi Pigorini, Piazza Guglielmo Marconi, 14 Rome


Art Expositions & Events

Solo show, Four for Art Gallery, via Merulana, Rome, February 2005

Il quadrato Painting Prize, Il Quadrato Art Gallery, Cesenatico (RN), 1997

Collective Art Group Exhibition, Doria Pamphili Cafè Art Gallery, Rome, April 1999

M. Marchese Painting AwardCollective Art Exhibition, La Cuba d'oro Art Gallery, Rome, 2001

Art Web List Gallery Exhibition - Art Web List Istanbul (TR) March 2021

Lightspacetime On Line Art Gallery - Animal International Art Group Exhibition, Special recognition, June 2021

Seascape and Waters Preservation - A Collective Story of Climate Change, Platform Planet Earth - 2021

Dante Alighieri International Award - Video Art Exhibition, Palazzo Borghese, Florence, July 2021

Teravarna Contemporary Fine Art Gallery - Waters International Art Group Exhibition, Honorable Mention, August 2021

DOF Gallery Landscapes International Photography Group Exhibition, August 2021

Teravarna Contemporary Fine Art Gallery - Artist Permanent Solo Show Transfiguration: Growth and Identity from Global Perspectives Virtual Gallery & International Art Group Exhibition, September 2021

Modigliani Opera Vision International Contemporary Art Group Exhibition,  Fondazione Amedeo Modigliani, La Pietà Monumental Complex, Venice, Italy, 01/09-30/10/21

Platforme Planet Earth - Art for Climate Change, Unequivocable-Fragile-Hopeful. A short film featuring environmental productions of international artists, 193 Gallery 24 Rue Béranger, 75003 Paris, October, 2021

COP26 Together for our Planet on line International Art Group Exhibition, Occhi Contemporary Art, Nov. 2021

Kodama Film & Photo Festival, International Art Group Exhibition, The Dream Machine, Glasgow (UK), November 2021

Fear the Tangible International Art Group Exhibition - Pocket Star Gallery Neo Faliro, Katsoulakou 19, Athens, December 2021

Transcending Barriers: Art Outside The Box, International Art Group Exhibition presented by Teravarna Contemporary Fine Art Gallery on 12/2021- 01/2022

Elements of Nature, J. Mane International On line Art Gallery International Art Group Exhibition, Jenuary 2022

THE ITALICA COLLECTION - Solo Art Exhibition & Art Catalogue Presentation - Museum of Brettii and Oenotrians,  Monumental Complex of St. Augustine, Cosenza, Italy, February 2022

Tintoretto International Award For The Arts 2022 - Artexpo' Gallery, February 2022

Portraits in red and grey - Hanbell Gallery on, Artist in residence Solo Exhibition, Genuary 2022

Imposing wilderness Photography Collection - A Collective Story of Climate Change, Platform Planet Earth - 2022

Planet Recovery Project Exhibition - Labirinth Gallery, Striped Hyaena Conservation Project, February 2022

Best Picture on Artjobs, March 2022

Platforme Planet Earth - Art for Climate Change, Accountability- Transformation-Action​. A short film featuring environmental productions of international artists, Washington, March 2022

Lost for words - Kathryn Chapman Photography Group Exhibition, Felt Photographic Gallery 01-31 May 2022

Gallery Ring, Artist of the month, Crystal Award, May 2022

Imposing wilderness Nature Photography Solo Show supported by Culture Department of Rende (Calabria) - Presentation of Art for Climate Change video by Platforme Planet Earth - Civic Museum, Palazzo Zagarese, Rende old town (CS), Italy 21/05-21/06/2022

5th International Island Country International Artists Exhibition - Usinia Nature Village, Burdur (Turkey) 01-04/07/22

CIP Festival Chania International Photo Festival, Blank Wall Gallery - Center of the Mediterranean Architecture, Old Harbor of Chania, Crete (Greece) 06-12/07/2022

Fanzineist Vienna Art Book & Zine Art Fair, Atelierhaus Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, 11-25 August 2022

The Healing Power of ART: Resilience 2022 International online Group Exhibition - Manhattan Arts International,  30/09-30/11/2022

Frankfurter Buchmesse, International Frankfurt Book Fair, Braubachstraße 16, Frankfurt, Germany, 19-22 October 2022

The Extiction Collection in the Authorial Production - NATURE-ARTS INTERCONNECTIONS International Art Conference - Faculty of Arts & Design, Timisoara West University, Romania, 2-4 November 2022

Più libri più liberi, National Fair of Small and Medium Publishing of Rome, La Nuvola, Rome, 7-11 December 2022

Τέχνη Contemporary Art Group Exhibition, patronage of the Municipality of Paestum, Ex-Tabacchificio Cafasso, archaelogical area of Paestum, Capaccio (SA) 16/12/22 - 06/01/23

Natural Resonance Festival 28 Jenuary-07 February2023

B&W Athens Photography Festival, Municipality of Athens, Serafio Echelidon 19 & Piraeus 144 Street, Athens (EL) 4-7th February 2023

Deep in Thought International Contemporary Art Exhibition - CISTA ARTS, London (UK) 01-28 February 2023

PrideArt for PEACE Berlin, International Group Exhibition - Pride-Art Atelier, Söhtstrasse 7, Berlin, Germany 24-27 February 2023

With roots and without International Art Group Exhibition - Roots Gallery, Leopolda Station, Pisa, Italy 12-31 March 2023 

Africa Wildlife Artist of the Year International Art Group Exhibition - Fine Art Gallery, Swakopmund (Namibia) 8/04-6/05 2023

Sinergia International Art Group Exhibition - Artly Mix, Echo's Studio, R. Pelotas 400 Vila Mariana, San Paolo (Brazil) 15-29 April 2023

London Book Fair, Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London (UK) 18-20 April 2023

ARTISTS UNITED NYC International Group Exhibition, Times Square Billboard New York NY 22 April - 4 May 2023

Illuminating the Beauty of Science International Group Exhibition & Catalogue, Suboart Magazine, Lisbon (PT) May 6th - May 26th 2023

​UNESCO World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, International Art Group Exhibition and E-Magazine - Kukiv Galerie, Hamburg (DE)  21th May 2023

International Book Fair of Turin, Lingotto Fiere, Turin, 18-22 May 2023

Art-teenth International Art Group Exhibition - Court Square Exchange, 211 State Street Bridgeport, CT, 06604 (USA), June 17th - July 21th 2023

Exquisite Codes International Art Group Exhibition - Bla-Bla Projektraum Soldiner Strasse 103, 13359 Berlin (DE), June 15th - 2th July 2023

SHIM Social Justice Network Artists Gallery on 

International Action Art & Club for UNESCO of Pireus and Islands Art Group Exhibition - Alsos Veikou, Athens (EL) 15-17 September 2023

Breathing Lessons Contemporary Art Group Exhibition - Roots Gallery, Pisa, Italy 14-31 October 2023

Art Fairs

Ferrara Fiere, Ente Fiere, Ferrara (Italy) 29/10- 02/11 2021

THAF The Holy Art Fair, OXO Tower, London (UK) 30/03-2/04 2023

Superfine Art Fair, Fort Mason, San Francisco (USA) March 21-24 2024


Aut, LGBT Community Cultural Magazine - Poetry section, September 2005

International Yearbook of Contemporary Art 2021, Art Now & Mondadori Stores, March 2021

Artist of the month on Artjobs/February 2019

The Twilight Collection in Marvelous Art Magazine March issue 2021

The Marine nature into the art imagery in Hidden Talents International Art Magazine, Spring issue 2021, The Arches Project Birmingham (UK)

Environmentalism issues: The Marine Nature into the Art Imagery in

Artweblist - Artists community features, Istanbul (TR), March 2021    Boomer Magazine "The New Artist" March issue 2021, edited by Boomer Gallery, London (UK)

ArtNow Magazine Contribute to Dante Alighieri, ArtNow vol. III, May/June 2021

Surface encounter in Hidden Talents International Art Magazine, Summer issue 2021, The Arches Project Birmingham (UK)

Flora Fiction Literary & Art Magazine, Fredoom, Summer issue 2021 vol.2 - Photography section

The Purposeful Mayonnaise Literary & Contemporary Art Magazine, Painting section, issue 1, June 2021

Modern Renaissance Magazine - Culturallyarts Community features, August 2021 issue  

Modern Renaissance Magazine - Culturallyarts Community features, November 2021 issue

Artist Interview at The Bagel Hole, TPM Gallery, 29 October 2021

Collect Art Magazine, Take the flight - Photography section, Autumn  issue 2021

Pigeon Review Art Magazine, Grave - Photography section, Autumn issue 2021

Divergents Magazine, Fall issue 2021

Medusa  and Medea: Two Women of the Ancient World in Hidden Talents International Art Magazine, Autumn issue 2021, The Arches Project Birmingham (UK)

Chromart E-Magazine, November 2021 issue 

Mitoshi Art Magazine, Behind the lens: Vincenzo Cohen, issue 1 December 2021 

Polychromia 2021, Annual Art Magazine by Studio Byblos, Palermo 2021 

Peace in the valley Anthology vol I, Religious and spiritual experiences by LGBTQIA Faith AnthologyCharlotte (USA) Jenuary 2022

Tintoretto International Award For The Arts 2022 - Artexpo' Gallery Art Catalogue, February 2022

Flora Fiction Literary & Art Magazine, New beginnings, Photography section, vol. 3 Spring issue 2022

International Yearbook of Contemporary Art 2022 - Il linguaggio espressivo di Vincenzo Cohen Art Dossier by L. Zappulla, Art Now & Mondadori Stores, March 2022

The Thought Collective International Art Magazine, issue 1, April 2022

The Mutagens Anthology, A fundraiser anthology for Ukrainian humanitarian Aid by Culturally Arts Collective, June 2022

Superpresent International Art Magazine, Summer issue 2022

Transformative Power of Art Journal Vol. 1, War and Piece Issue - Special Edition Summer 2022 

Insight of an Eco Artist International Magazine, issue 1 July/August 2022

The Book of Peace vol. I - NNC MAG, by VWorld No Name Collective Gallery London, August 2022

Limitless Nature Art Vue 2022, Hardcover Album - Nature Photography Artist dossier - Bruxelles Art Vue

CAI 2022 Catalogo Artisti Italiani Ricognizione sull'Arte Contemporanea, III Edizione, Daphne Museum, 2022

Haus-A-Rest Contemporary Art Zine, Pattern Power, issue 32,  Guillford (UK)

101 Contemporary Artists & more Anniversary Art Book Collection by CoA, Georgia 2023

Deep in though Exhibition Catalogue edited by Cistart, London (UK) February 2023

PrideArt for Peace Berlin, Exhibition Catalogue by Foreword & Editor, Berlin (DE) February 2023 

Tension Artist Book by SU4IP, London (UK) March 2023

Sterlility of the land - Climate Art Collection, March 2023, Berlin (DE)

Wow Art Magazine, April issue 2023 - Wow World Show Event Organizers, Dubai, UAE

Hidden Talents International Art Magazine, Spring issue 2023, The Arches Project, Birmingham (UK) 

Arboreal Literary Magazine, issue 2 May 2023, Eugene (OR) USA

NNC Gallery Magazine vol 2 2023, Special Guest Colum by Vanessa Rusci, VWorld No Name Collective Gallery, August 2023, London (UK)


Personal Publications

Vincenzo Cohen - Art Catalogue edited by StudioByblos Palermo, July 2021

Poesia, poems collection, Collana Ominium - Susil Editore, March 2022

Pellegrini e Pagani a Roma, Collana Nuove Voci, i saggi, Albatros il Filo, Luglio 2022

Next Publications

Social Justice Art of the Twenties Art book edited by SHIM Social Justice Network, Miami USA, 2023

Peace in the valley Anthology Radical Inclusion, Love, Acceptance and Embrace vol. 2 by LGBTQIA Faith Anthology, Charlotte USA, 2023

Catalogo Nazionale dell'Arte Moderna, Gli Artisti Italiani dal Primo Novecento ad Oggi N.59, Editoriale G. Mondadori, Cairo Editore, Milano, November 2023

Television clips

Interview within the program Se scrivendo on Sky Italia TV Channel 

Interview within the program Dieci Libri on Sky Italia TV Channel 


English level B1-C1

Spanish Level A2-A1

Grammar School Diploma 
09-15-1992 - 07-05-1997

EQF level 4

Liceo "Italo Maione" Paola (CS) (Italy) 

Fine Arts Degree

09-15-1998 - 07-20-2002

EQF level 7

Academy of Fine Arts of Rome
Via di Ripetta, 222, 00186 Rome (Italy)

Graduate thesis in "History of the Spectacle: "The two Nosferatu: cults of the non-living and the undead", final score 106/110.

Archeological drawing class "Methodologies and technique of archaeological drawing"

05-05-2005 - 06-95-2005

EQF level 3

National Prehistoric Museum of Abruzzo
Paludi, 1, Celano (AQ), 67043 Celano (AQ) (Italy)

Prehistoric and Protohistoric documentation of lithic industry, ceramic and metallic tools.

Archaeology Secondary Degree

01-18-2003 - 02-12-2007

EQF level 6

University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome (Italy)

Graduate thesis in Etruscan and Italic Antiquities: "The italic settlement of Castiglione di Paludi in the Ancient Brutium”, final score 110 Magna cum laude.

AIEA - Field guide course, level 1

09-08-2015 - 02-10-2016

AIEA (Associazione Italiana Esperti Africa)
Via Luigi Cibrario 7 - Torino, 10100 Turin (Italy)

AIEA - Focus on African mammals course

09-05-2015 - 10-05-2015

AIEA (Associazione Italiana Esperti Africa)
Via Luigi Cibrario 7 - Torino, 10100 Turin (Italy)

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